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55

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Benq GP20

$749.99
A classic and cheap to run 10000:1 280 x 800 projector
10000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 36dB Nov 2013
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Benq GP20 Review

With very low running costs and very good reviews, we have ranked the Benq GP20 number 501 across all projectors.
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9 Reviews
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Good Features
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$36 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
55
Average

Why Has it Scored 55?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this data projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This Benq projector has running costs of only $36 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 6% of all 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
The GP20 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a carrying case
Supports AVI, DAT and 6 more video formats supported
Very dim projector brightness
Only 280 x 800 resolution

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Benq GP20 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

Three experts from sites including PC Mag, dgl.ru and gadgetreview.com have rated this projector on average 77%.

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User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 6 user reviews this multimedia projector has an overall user rating of 85 out of 100. Over 100% of reviewers gave this data projector either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 2,072 owner and expert reviews (including 270 verified purchases), Benq has very good reviews for its projectors. Benq also has very good reviews specifically for its projectors compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a Benq projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Average Priced

Multimedia projectors range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this multimedia projector has an average price compared to other multimedia projectors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Benq GP20 of £399.00 ($399.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $350.99.

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Features

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 12 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens. The Benq GP20 has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 700 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age.

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Average Noise Level

The Benq GP20 has a relatively standard noise level (36 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Supports AVI, DAT and 6 More Video Formats Supported

The number of supported video formats on the Benq GP20 is more than most projectors. This projector supports an MPEG video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported supported by data projectors. The video formats supported "AVI", "M-JPEG", "DIVX", "MPG", "MPEG1", "DAT" and "XVID" are also supported by this data projector.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Benq GP20 has a carrying case. Most of the other projectors also have a carrying case.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Benq GP20 has a 3D glasses included. Most of the other projectors also have a 3D glasses included.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

At 20,000 hours, the Benq GP20 has a quite long service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h and the longest is 40,000h.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq GP20 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq GP20 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Benq GP20 has a card reader integrated, unlike most of the other data projectors which do not have a card reader integrated.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on projectors.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Benq GP20 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This data projector was released in November 2013.


Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the GP20 is only $36, which is in the cheapest 6% of all 1,756 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq 9hj3h7717e
Barcodes 00840046028145, 04718755046704, 08400460281452, 08592978040383

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