BenQ W1070+ And W1080ST+ - Turning Your Home Into a Cinema (#BenQHomeCinema Home Video Projectors)

by - Friday, January 23, 2015

Running a studio and production company, CVS Production; video and photo quality are really important for me. Not only to show to my client and crew but for our own reference. I'm personally use 2 monitor for editing purposes and sometimes I do play some movie to accompany me doing the editing.

I'm so excited to know that BenQ has come out with their latest video projectors. I have been looking good projectors to put in my studio since usually my crew and I spend most of our time to "lepak" in our studio. Watching some movies and play games. BenQ W1070+ And W1080ST+ Home Video Projectors are their new toys and its internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle and global DLP® projector leader, BenQ introduced today two new additions to its home video projector lineup. 

(From Left)  Chaw Foo Hong, General Manager of BenQ Malaysia; Eason Lu, Product Marketing Manager; Grace Yang, Product Marketing Manager of BenQ Asia Pacific Corporation; BenQ Asia Pacific Corporation and Jin Lim a.k.a YouTube sensation JinnyBoy, showing off the newly launched BenQ W1070+ and W1080ST+ Home Video Projectors.

I were introduced to both the BenQ W1070+ and W1080ST+ home video projectors. It was going to be a hands on, live viewing experience of the capabilities of these two projectors. Following the company’s sales success with current models, the launch of these new-generation home video projectors aims to reinforce BenQ’s market leadership with an excelling worldwide market share of 12.6%. The W1070+ and the W1080ST+ home video projectors are a full home entertainment package. Featuring cinema-grade image quality, exceptional audio performance and delightfully easy installation, the two can turn any living room into an instant home cinema that can be enjoyed by the whole family.

JinnyboyTV sharing his experience using the new projectors in his room.

Connectivity is not a problem, where MHL enables connectivity to smart device via MHL cable or 3rd party MHL dongle. We are able toaccess playback functions on mobile device, using the projector's remote control. For the most captivating cinematic experience, BenQ has infused the W1070+ and W1080ST+ with “Cinema Color Reality” picture performance. The most authentic, lifelike colors are rendered by a simulated REC. 709 gamut and the enhancement of a six-times speed, six-segment RGBRGB color wheel and BrilliantColor™ technology. No details will escape your eyes in the deepest, truest black with high native contrast that is enhanced by high 2200 ANSI lumen brightness, DLP DarkChip3TM and DMD.

Check out below on the pricing, and specifications at a glance, for both the W1070+ and W1080ST+. Special offers on new home video projectors are also available. Both W1080ST+ and W1070+ are entitled for free, 2 pairs of BenQ 3D glasses. These special offers are available in Malaysia through BenQ channel partners. 

W1080ST+
RM4,299
W1070+
RM3,999
3D Full HD 1080p
3D Full HD 1080p
Cinema Color Reality
Cinema Color Reality
Short-throw Technology
(100” in 1.5m)
Vertical Lens Shift (110%-130%)
Short-throw Technology (100” in 2.5m)
Side Projection
(2D, Vertical & Horizontal +/- 20 degrees)
Side Projection
(2D, Vertical & Horizontal +/- 30 degrees)
Built-in 10W Chamber Speaker
Built-in 10W Chamber Speaker
HDMI connection x2
MHL Plug and Play
HDMI connection x2
MHL Plug and Play
Friendly User Interface
Friendly User Interface


The Best Cinematic Viewing Experience in Small Spaces

With the W1080ST+, incredible 1080p Full HD home entertainment is just a click away! Featuring cinema color reality picture performance, side projection and short-throw technology, the home video projector gives you the installation and placement flexibility to turns your favorite multimedia content into 100” of cinematic enjoyment from only 1.5 meters away – so you can turn your living room into a cinema without worrying about having enough room or wiring and remodeling troubles.

Go Big, Stay Home

Enjoy 1080p Full-HD image projection up to 200” in the comfort of your living room with the W1070 Home Entertainment Projector. You’ll be captivated by brilliant image performance featuring a 10,000:1 contrast ratio and a 2000 lumen brightness. Built-in speakers and easy set-up seal the deal on this user-friendly experience


Projection SystemDLP
Native Resolution1080p (1920 x 1080)
Brightness*2200 ANSI Lumen
Contrast RatioContrast Ratio (FOFO) : 10000:1
Display Color (ANSI) : 500:1
Display Color1.07 Billion Colors
LensF= 2.6-2.78, f=10.2-12.24mm
Aspect RatioNative 16:9 (5 aspect ratio selectable)
Throw Ratio0.69-0.83 (65.7"@ 1M)
Image Size (Diagonal)38"-300"
Zoom Ratio1.2:1
Lamp Type240W
Lamp(Normal/Economic Mode/SmartEco Mode)*3500/5000/6000 hours
Keystone Adjustment2D, Vertical & Horizontal +/- 20 degrees
Projection Offset105%±5%
Resolution SupportVGA(640 x 480) to WUXGA_RB(1920 x 1200) *RB=Reduced blanking
Horizontal Frequency15K-102KHz
Vertical Scan Rate23-120Hz
InterfaceVideo Compatibility NTSC, PAL, SECAM, SDTV Computer in (D-sub 15pin) x 1
HDMI x 2
MHL x 1 (shared with HDMI2)
Composite Video in (RCA) x 1
Component Video in x 1
Audio in (Mini Jack) x 1
Audio L/R in (RCA) x 1
Audio out (Mini Jack) x 1
Chamber Speaker 10W x 1
USB (Type A) x1 (for 1.5V power supply)
USB (Type Mini B) x1 (for service)
RS232 (DB-9pin) x 1
DC 12V Trigger x 1
Dimensions(W x H x D)312x104x244 mm
HDTV Compatibility480i, 480p, 576i, 567p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Video CompatibilityNTSC, PAL, SECAM, SDTV
Weight2.85KG
Audible Noise31/28 dBA (Normal/Economic mode)
Power SupplyAC100 to 240 V, 50 to 60 Hz
Power Consumption353W/110V (typical), Standby < 0.5W
On-Screen Display LanguagesArabic/Bulgarian/ Croatian/ Czech/ Danish/ Dutch/ English/ Finnish/ French/ German/ Greek/ Hindi/ Hungarian/ Italian/ Indonesian/ Japanese/ Korean/ Norwegian/ Polish/ Portuguese/ Romanian/ Russian/ Simplified Chinese/Spanish/ Swedish/ Turkish/ Thai/ Traditional Chinese (28 Languages)
Accessories (Standard)Remote Control w/ Battery
Power Cord (by region)
User Manual CD
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card (by region)
Lens cover
Accessories (Optional)Spare Lamp Kit : P/N: 5J.5J.J7L05.001
Ceilling Mount : P/N: 5J.J2K01.001
3D Glasses : P/N: 5J.J7K25.011
Carry Bag : P/N: 5J.J3T09.001


Projection SystemDLP
Native Resolution1080p (1920 x 1080)
Brightness*2000 ANSI Lumen
Contrast Ratio10000:1
Display Color1.07 Billion Colors
LensF=2.59-2.87, f=16.88-21.88mm
Aspect RatioNative 16:9 (5 aspect ratio selectable)
Throw Ratio1.15-1.5 (79"@2M)
Image Size (Diagonal)40"-235"
Zoom Ratio1.3:1
Lamp Type240W
Lamp(Normal/Economic Mode/SmartEco Mode)*3500/5000/6000 hours
Keystone Adjustment1D, Vertical ± 20 degrees
Projection OffsetVertical 110%-130%±5%
Resolution Supportup to WUXGA
Horizontal Frequency15K-102KHz
Vertical Scan Rate23-120Hz
Dimensions(W x H x D)312 x 104 x 244 mm
HDTV Compatibility480i, 480p, 576i, 567p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Video CompatibilityNTSC, PAL, SECAM
Weight2.75KG
Audible Noise33/30 dBA (Normal/Economic mode)
Power SupplyAC 100 to 240 V, 50 to 60 Hz
Power Consumption353W/110V (typical), Standby < 0.5W
On-Screen Display LanguagesArabic/Bulgarian/ Croatian/ Czech/ Danish/ Dutch/ English/ Finnish/ French/ German/ Greek/ Hindi/ Hungarian/ Italian/ Indonesian/ Japanese/ Korean/ Norwegian/ Polish/ Portuguese/ Romanian/ Russian/ Simplified Chinese/Spanish/ Swedish/ Turkish/ Thai/ Traditional Chinese (28 Languages)
Picture ModesDynamic / Standard / Cinema / 3D / User 1 / User 2 / User 3
Accessories (Standard)Remote Control w/ Battery 
Power Cord (by region)
User Manual CD
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card (by region)
VGA (D-sub 15pin) Cable 
Accessories (Optional)Spare Lamp Kit
Ceilling Mount
3D Glasses
Carry Bag

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