BenQ MS524AE vs LG HU85LA review

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Rating 5 5
BenQ MS524AE
vs
LG HU85LA

We had a chance to test and compare two models: BenQ MS524AE vs LG HU85LA and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, MS524AE has a total rating of 6 out of 10 versus 9 for HU85LA.

Advantages BenQ MS524AE over LG HU85LA

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 90-120 inch
  • Better brightness: 3300 vs 2700 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 260 W vs 350 W

Advantages LG HU85LA over BenQ MS524AE

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the HU85LA
  • Lower noise level, 30 dB vs 33 dB
  • HU85LA is HDR-compatible
  • 3D support
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 20000 vs 4500 hours
  • More USB ports: 2 vs 1
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Integrated speakers

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6
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4
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Common

Product

BenQ MS524AE
LG HU85LA

Model

MS524AE
HU85LA

Brand

BenQ
LG

Reviews

56
18

Resolution

Native resolution

800 x 600
3840 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
3840 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

SVGA
4K UHD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
90-120

Projection distance, m/ft

1.2 - 14.1/3.2 - 45.9

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3300
2700

Contrast ratio

15000:1
2000000:1

Throw ratio range

1.94:1 - 2.32:1
0.19:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

33
30

Power consumption, W

260
350

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
TV tuner, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Miracast

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
laser phosphor

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4500
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

6000
20000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

2
0

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

1
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

1
0

12V trigger

0
0

USB

1
2

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
5

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.46 - 2.66

Focal length, mm

21.8 - 25.6

Lens shift, %

Zoom ratio

1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41

Max, C/F

35/95

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

28.3 x 9.4 x 22.1/11.1 x 3.7 x 8.7
66 x 12.7 x 34.7/26.8 x 5 x 13.7

Weight, kg/pounds

1.9/4.2
12.2/26.9
BenQ MS524AE
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BenQ MS524AE
LG HU85LA

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6
  • 9
  • 6BenQ MS524AE
  • 9LG HU85LA

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