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Benq GP30

A cheap to run and critically acclaimed 10000:1 280 x 800 multimedia projector
10000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 36dB Oct 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Benq GP30 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the Benq GP30 as follows for Summary.
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3 Reviews
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Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
92
$25 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
39
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 40?

It has great expert reviews and not bad user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others.
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 2017.
This Benq projector has running costs of only $25 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 5% of all 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
The GP30 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports AVI, DAT and 3 more video formats supported
Has a carrying case
Does not support full HD
Only 280 x 800 resolution

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Benq GP30 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this data projector is 82% based on two expert reviews from sites including chip.com.tr and hifitest.de.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 2,072 user 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 data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other projectors, the Benq GP30 does not support full HD.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 36 decibels, the Benq GP30 has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Benq GP30 has a carrying case, as do most of the other projectors.

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Supports AVI, DAT and 3 More Video Formats Supported

The number of supported video formats on the Benq GP30 is more than most projectors. This Benq data projector supports an MPEG video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported supported by projectors. The video formats supported "AVI", "MPEG1", "DAT" and "XVID" are also supported by this projector.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Benq GP30 has a card reader integrated, unlike most of the other projectors which do not have a card reader integrated.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of projectors is 6,700h. The Benq GP30 has one of the longer service life of lamps (20,000 hours) amongst projectors of this age.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq GP30 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The Benq GP30 has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 900 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Benq GP30 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was October 2014 when Benq released the GP30.


Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the GP30 will cost only $25 over 1 year to run, which is in the cheapest 5% of all 1,756 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq nbsp132728, benq 132728, benq gp30
Barcodes 04718755053429

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