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The BenQ W10000 projector has already claimed numerous awards and praise from dedicated websites and product review blogs all over the world. This 1080p projector has a film quality image output and comes at a price that will be hard to beat by most direct competitors. The BenQ W10000 projector is ISF certified, something its predecessor, the PE-8720, lacked. The ISF (Imaging Science Foundation) certification means that the end user gets access to professional calibrating functions so that one can fine tune the BenQ W10000 projector to any environment. Different details such as light intensity, light sources, wall texture and color an room size need to be taken into account when calibrating your projector.
The BenQ W10000 projector comes with less zoom range than the PE-8720 model, but this ensures better placement flexibility for the device. In many aspects, however, the BenQ W10000 projector is very similar to the PE-8720. The BenQ W10000 competes with other quality products, such as the Optoma HD81 home theater projector, the LCD Mitsubishi HC5000 and the cheaper LCD powered Panasonic PT-AE1000U. The BenQ W10000 projector has a MSRP of $9995.
One important aspect to consider when selecting a projector is the intensity and accuracy with which it displays colors. However, as with all projector models, the BenQ W10000 projector needs proper calibration before optimal settings are achieved. In general, the BenQ W10000 has a very accurate color range, although it tends to be a bit in the blue shade of colors when used in Cinema mode. The user can easily adjust the warmth of the colors however, from the user friendly projector menus.
Here are a few other specs for the BenQ W10000 projector. This model uses a Single Chip DLP (Darkchip3) technology which generates a resolution of 1920×1080 – or 1080p. The brightness level goes up to 1200 lumens while the BenQ W10000 projector’s contrast is of 10,000:1. The BenQ W10000 has a Zoom Lens ratio of 1.15:1. Lamp life, an important projector detail, is of 2000 hours when used at maximum capacity and about 3000 hours in economy mode. The BenQ W10000 projector weighs in at 20.9 lbs. It comes with a 1st year replacement program and a 3 year warranty on projector parts.