64points

BenQ W1070

63points

Sony VPL-HW55ES

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25 facts in comparison

BenQ W1070 vs Sony VPL-HW55ES

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
64
points
BenQ W1070
63
points
Sony VPL-HW55ES

Why is BenQ W1070 better than Sony VPL-HW55ES?

  • 1000h longer lamp life
    ?

    6000hvs5000h
  • 300cd/m² brighter light output
    ?

    2000cd/m²vs1700cd/m²
  • 219.9mm thinner
    244mmvs463.9mm
  • 70.2mm shorter
    109mmvs179.2mm
  • 6.95kg lighter
    2.65kgvs9600g
  • 95.4mm narrower
    312mmvs407.4mm

Why is Sony VPL-HW55ES better than BenQ W1070?

  • 65" bigger maximum projection size
    ?

    300"vs235"
  • 12dB less audible noise
    ?

    21dBvs33dB
  • 0.3:1 bigger zoom ratio
    ?

    1.6:1vs1.3:1
  • 53W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    300W vs353W

Price comparison

General info

1.lamp life
?

This shows the lifespan of the light source. Beamers need to have their lamps (light source) replaced every now and then.

Best

Vivitek Qumi Q7

30000h

6000h

5000h

2.weight
?

Best

Celluon PicoPro

181g

2.65kg

9.6kg

3.width
?

Best

LG PG65U

60mm

312mm

407.4mm

4.thickness
?

Best

Celluon PicoPro

12.7mm

244mm

463.9mm

5.height
?

Best

Philips PicoPix 2480

31.5mm

109mm

179.2mm

6.audible noise
?

Audible noise is the noise that a device produces while in operation. Reduced audible noise improves quality.

Best

Sony VPL-VW95ES

20dB

33dB

21dB

Projection quality

1.resolution
?

Best

Sony LSPX-A1

4096 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

2.ANSI lumens
?

The light projected by the device is brighter, i.e. it has a higher ANSI lumens measurement.

Best

Sanyo PLC-XF47A

15000cd/m²

2000cd/m²

1700cd/m²

3.maximum projection size
?

The maximum size of image that a device can project without compromising quality.

Best

InFocus IN5544

603"

235"

300"

4.displays 3D
?

The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image's depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
5.has lens shift
?

The lens shift feature on a device allows the optical lens to be physically shifted up and down (vertical) or left and right (horizontal).

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
6.displays 3D with glasses
?

The screen can be used to view 3D images with special glasses. The advantage of these screens is that they provide wider viewing angles compared to devices that don't require 3D-compatible gear.

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES

Connectivity

1.HDMI ports
?

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Sony LSPX-A1

3

2

2

2.has a VGA connector
?

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
3.component ports
?

The more component ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

BenQ MS504

6

1

1

4.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
5.composite ports
?

The more composite ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2030

3

1

1

Features

1.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
3.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Sony LSPX-A1

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES
4.audio input ports
?

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

Best

Optoma EH501

3

1

1

Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Panasonic PT-AE8000U

BenQ W1070
Sony VPL-HW55ES

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