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Benq GP2

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Benq GP2

Benq GP2
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01net.com 5 Star
A remarkably economical to run and award winning quiet 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features
29dB 1280 X 800 2400:1 No Oct 2012
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Benq GP2 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the Benq GP2 as follows:
90
Reviews
18 Reviews + 1 Award
78
Features
Good Features
97
Running Costs
$15 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 77%, based on 18 reviews.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Benq projector has running costs of only $15 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 3% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
The GP2 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
USB display
Instant on/off
Ouch-Sensitive control panel
Design that puts you first
Brilliance that lasts through time
HD-Ready with a 720p resolution
Picture performances that enlighten you
USB file transfer
Multimedia connectivity that supports just about anything
Quieter than average noise level
Music playback in standby mode
4W integrated audio power
Compact and stylish design
An ultra portable entertainment station that fits in the palm of your hand
Detachable battery for total portability
The beq joybee mini projector gp2
Stylized ventilation
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

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Benq GP2 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The GP2 has an average 5 year running cost of only $15 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Benq GP2's noise level of only 29dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 14% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all data projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq GP2 of only 2,400 is lower than 82% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Benq GP2 of only 200 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 2% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq GP2 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The Benq GP2's service life of lamp of 20,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 87% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq GP2 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike most other projectors. 81% of projectors have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Benq GP2 has a card reader integrated. 96% of multimedia projectors do not have a card reader integrated.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Benq GP2 features noise reduction, which is unusual. 98% of projectors do not feature noise reduction.

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Not Energy Star Certified

Like most other multimedia projectors, the Benq GP2 is not Energy Star certified. 99% of projectors are not Energy Star certified.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq GP2 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Display

The Benq GP2 has a built-in display, which is unusual. 96% of multimedia projectors do not have a built-in display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hj3c7739a

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