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BenQ MX525

alaTest has collected and analyzed 64 reviews of BenQ MX525. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and noise. The usability and image quality are also appreciated.

price, image quality, usability, noise, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the BenQ MX525 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for BenQ MX525

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 user reviews of BenQ MX525 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the design and noise. The usability and image quality are also appreciated, but opinions are divided on the reliability.

price, image quality, usability, noise, design

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BenQ MX525 Video ProjectorBenQ MX525 Video Projector

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for BenQ MX525

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 user reviews of BenQ MX525 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the image quality and noise. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably. Views are divided on the size. Many are critical about the design.

price, usability, noise, image quality

design

97% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BenQ MX525 XGA 3200 Lumens 3D Ready Projector with HDMI 1.4ABenQ MX525 XGA 3200 Lumens 3D Ready Projector with HDMI 1.4A

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Tony Hoffman (pcmag.com)

BenQ MX525

 

Bright. Good lamp life. Low price. Can project 3D content.

Subpar video. Weak audio.

The BenQ MX525 provides good value in an XGA-resolution data projector. Although its video quality isn't great, it lacks the obvious pixelation effect of its lower-resolution cousin, the BenQ MS524, and is a better choice if you plan to use it for any...

Nov, 2014

Consumer review by: Smithn6 (bestbuy.com)

Great quality picture!

 

I love the crisp clean and bright picture that this projector has! I have taught for over 20 years and used many projectors, but this is the best one I have ever had!

Oct, 2015

Product Specifications

Design

Ceiling mountable: Yes
Colour of product:White
Form factor:Desktop / Portable
LED indicators: Yes
Product Type:Desktop projector / Portable projector

Display

Built-in Display: No

Lamps

Bulb power:190
Lamps quantity:1
Service life of lamp:4500
Service life of lamp (economic mode):10000

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):2.56 - 2.8
Focal length range (f-f):21 - 23.1
Offset:120
Throw ratio:1.86 - 2.04:1

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:1
RMS rated power:2

Networking

Ethernet LAN: No

Operational conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 3000
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:VGA
Handheld remote control: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Remote control type:iR
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Horizontal scan range:15 - 102
Noise Level:33
Noise level (economic mode):28
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:ARA, BUL, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, IND, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR / MP1, MP2, MP3, OGG, WMA
Preset modes:3D, Cinema, Custom, Dynamic, Presentation, sRGB / Cinema, Custom, Dynamic, Presentation, sRGB
Vertical scan range:23 - 120

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Composite Video In:1
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
RS-232 ports:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:USB Type-B
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:3

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (economy mode):220
Power consumption (max):280
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):270
Power Source:AC

Projector

Contrast ratio (typical):13000:1
Keystone correction, vertical:-40 - 40
Matrix type:DMD
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3
Number of Colours:1.073 billion colours
Projection distance:1.13 - 12.5
Projection Technology:DLP
Projector brightness:3200
Projector native resolution:XGA (1024x768)
Screen size compatibility:914.4 - 7620
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9, 16:10
Zoom ratio:1.1:1

Storage

Card reader integrated: No
Optical disc player type:Not included

Video

3D: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, NTSC 4.43, PAL, PAL M, PAL N, SECAM / NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Full HD: No
Supported 3D formats:Frame packing, Frame Sequential, Side by side, Top and bottom
Supported graphics resolutions:1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 640 x 480 (VGA)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:22.2
Height :9.5
Weight:1.9
Width:28.3