BenQ W1080ST vs BenQ HT1070A review

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BenQ W1080ST
vs
BenQ HT1070A

We would like to share our experience after comparing and testing two projectors – BenQ W1080ST vs BenQ HT1070A. Based on our rating, W1080ST has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 7.3 for HT1070A.

Advantages BenQ W1080ST over BenQ HT1070A

  • Bigger projection screen size: 38-300 inch vs 30-300 inch
  • Lower noise level, 33 dB vs 34 dB

Advantages BenQ HT1070A over BenQ W1080ST

  • Better brightness: 2200 vs 2000 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 252 W vs 353 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4500 vs 3500 hours

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
BenQ W1080ST
6.6
BenQ HT1070A
7.3
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Common

Product

BenQ W1080ST
BenQ HT1070A

Model

W1080ST
HT1070A

Brand

BenQ
BenQ

Reviews

232
0

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

38-300
30-300

Projection distance, m/ft

0.6 - 4.5/2 - 15
2.1 - 9.1/7.1 - 29.9

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

2000
2200

Contrast ratio

10000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

0.69:1 - 0.83:1
1.37:1 - 1.64:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

33
34

Power consumption, W

353
252

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

240
210

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3500
4500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

5000
10000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
1

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

1
1

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
0

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
2

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

2.6 - 2.78
2.42 - 2.62

Focal length, mm

10.2 - 12.24
19 - 22.65

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30%

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
0/32

Max, C/F

35/95
40/104

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

31.1 x 10.3 x 24.3/12.2 x 4.1 x 9.6
33.2 x 9.9 x 24.1/ 12.9 x 3.8 x 9.4

Weight, kg/pounds

2.8/6.2
2.5/5.6
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Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 7.3
  • 6.6BenQ W1080ST
  • 7.3BenQ HT1070A

The BenQ HT1070A is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check BenQ HT1070A price