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Benq HT2050

$969.00
$749.00 $220 cheaper than 70 days ago
Benq HT2050
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A top-value and award winning quiet 1080p multimedia projector, with low running costs and very good features
29dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 15000:1 Yes Feb 2016
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BenQ HT2050A Full HD DLP Home Theater Projector
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$751.18
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$799.99
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BenQ DLP projector HomeTheater model (Full HD / 2000lm / 3.6kg) HT2050
$918.77
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BenQ HT2050 HT2050 DLP 3D Projector 2200L 1080P 15K:1 HDMI USB 7.27LBS HDTV Comp
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Used - BenQ DLP projector HomeTheater model (Full HD / 2000lm / 3.6kg) HT2050
$500.00
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Benq HT2050 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Benq HT2050 number 63 across all projectors.
96
Reviews
43 Reviews + 1 Award
97
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Running Costs
$71 Over 5 Years
87
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 87?

It has great expert reviews and great user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this data projector to others.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $71 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D

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Benq HT2050 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Superb Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $749.00 it is still cheaper than 62% of projectors.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the HT2050 will cost $71 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Benq HT2050 has a higher resolution than most multimedia projectors. This data projector has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq HT2050 of only 29dB is in the quietest 11% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq HT2050 of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 28% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Benq HT2050's projector brightness of only 2,200 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 88% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Benq HT2050 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq HT2050 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Shorter Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Benq HT2050 of only 500h is in the shortest 1% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq HT2050 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The Benq HT2050's bulb power of 240W is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 46% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Benq HT2050 has a 3D glasses included, unlike 97% of projectors which do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Supports Full HD

The Benq HT2050 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Benq HT2050 has a mounting brackets included, which is unusual. 96% of projectors do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hjee7717w, benq 9hjhd7717a, visipax 15k1, benq ht2050a, benq 15k1

Barcodes:

00779184060789, 00840046033019, 00840046039813, 04544438054861

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