Benq 720P vs Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000

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Benq 720P
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000

Top Prices

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Amazon US
Out of stock
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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
50% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq 720P has a projector brightness of 2,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens. That's 1 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 (1,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
5% bigger lamp power Edit
The Benq 720P is a 210WW lamp power projector. That's 10W bigger than the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 (200WW).
3dB quieter noise level Edit
The Benq 720P has a noise level of 34dBdB, however the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 is a 37dBdB noise level projector (3dB louder). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Lighter Edit
The Benq 720P has a weight of 2.7kgg. That's 0.2g lighter than the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 (2.9kgg).
$359 cheaper
The Benq 720P costs $358.78 less than the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000.
3 Reasons For
1h longer lamp service life Edit
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 has a lamp service life of 5,000hh, whereas the Benq 720P is only a 4,000hh lamp service life projector (1h shorter).
One more audio in port Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 is two, but the Benq 720P only has one audio in port.
2 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
1h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq 720P is a 4,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h shorter than the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 (5,000hh).
Only one audio in port Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Benq 720P is one, but the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 only has two audio in ports.
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Benq 720P, whereas 3 retailers sell the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Five months older
The Benq 720P is older than the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 by five months.
5 Reasons Against
Vastly dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 has a projector brightness of 1,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Benq 720P is a 2,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
10W smaller lamp power Edit
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 has a lamp power of 200WW, but the Benq 720P is a 210WW lamp power projector (10W bigger).
Louder noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 is a 37dBdB noise level projector. That's 3dB louder than the Benq 720P (37dBdB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Marginally heavier Edit
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 has a weight of 2.9kgg, however the Benq 720P is a 2.7kgg heavy projector (0.2g lighter).
More expensive by $359
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 is $358.78 more expensive than the Benq 720P.

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Date Released

44 months Ago 40 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 13000:1
 13000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
2,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,800 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data 30
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
BEST
 1600 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 30
Number of Colours
1,070M 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 2 - 6
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
36 - 300 34 - 328
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,500h
BEST
6,000h
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Lamp Power
210W
BEST
200W
Lamp Service Life
4,000h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2x
Offset
115% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
2.6 - 2.78 1.58 - 1.72
Focal Length Range
10.2 - 12.24 16.9 - 20.28
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Video Processing
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 bit
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Audio in Port
1 2
BEST
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1

Performance

Noise Level
34dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
Preset Mode
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Standard
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Standard

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 2W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 Grey
 White
 Black
 Grey
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.36W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
275W
BEST
283W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 234W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
Voltage Tolerance
Unknown - Click to provide data 10%
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.7kg
BEST
2.9kg
Height
113.8mm 107.9mm
Depth
253.4mm 246.8mm
Width
324.7mm 296.9mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

Audio Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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