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Benq HT2050 Projector

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15000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 29dB Feb 2016
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The BeQ Colorific HT2050 brings the true movie theater experience to your home. With stunning full HD 1080p resolution, perfectly balanced color, sharp, crystal-clear image with crisp shadow... More
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10 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The reviewer at one expert review site thought that this data projector was good. This projector received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com.

Excellent Expert Reviews

This multimedia projector received a score of 100% from expert review website projectorcentral.com.

Good Brand

Benq 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors have good ratings on average and across all projectors Benq is one of the superior manufacturers.

Robust

One customer who reviewed it said that it was well made. Expert website Projectorcentral.com mentioned “The HT3050 and HT2050 are built on the same platform.” .

Supports 3D

Like most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a comparable age to the HT2050, the Benq HT2050 supports 3D.

We think you might also be interested in alternative projectors which also support 3D including the Benq HT2150ST[plb_4013908_price].

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Supports Full HD

The Benq HT2050 supports full HD. Most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out around the same time as the HT2050 also support full HD.

It is worth considering alternative projectors which also support full HD including the Benq HT2150ST[plb_4013908_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been available for the last year, the Benq HT2050 has a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of alternative multimedia projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might also want to consider including the Benq HT2150ST[plb_4013908_price].

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1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This projector supports a supported graphics resolutions of 640 x 480 (VGA)|1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)|1920 x 1200 (WUXGA), which is typical of many data projectors that are a similar age to it.

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Very Quiet Noise Level

The Benq HT2050 has one of the quieter noise levels (only 29 decibels) amongst similar spec projectors of this age. Multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the HT2050 have noise levels of between 29dB and 39dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Quiet Noise Level (economic Mode)

Data projectors that came out in the last 12 months have noise level (economic mode)s of between 27dB and 32dB, and the average noise level (economic mode) is 29dB. The Benq HT2050 has a fairly quiet noise level (economic mode) (only 27 decibels) compared to most of the other latest comparable spec data projectors.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the HT2050 do not support wi-Fi. The Benq HT2050 is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

Recently released 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors have projector brightnesss of between 2,000 ANSI lumens and 6,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,600 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,200 ANSI lumens, the Benq HT2050 has a quite dim projector brightness compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for a similar time to the HT2050.

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Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out around the same time as the HT2050 the service life of lamps range from 500h to 7,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 3,800h. The Benq HT2050 has a quite short service life of lamp (only 500 hours) compared to most of the other latest projectors.

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Only One VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity

The Benq HT2050 is a one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity projector. Most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out in the last year have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.

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Only One Audio (L,R) in

Most 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released in the last 12 months have one audio (L,R) in, including the Benq HT2050 which has one audio (L,R) in.

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Fairly High Power Consumption (PowerSave)

With a power consumption (PowerSave) of 292 Watts, the Benq HT2050 has one of the higher power consumption (PowerSave)s amongst similar spec projectors of this age. The lowest power consumption (PowerSave) of recently released projectors is 0.4W, the highest is 310W, and the average power consumption (PowerSave) is 140W.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Benq HT2050

Released Eleven Months Ago

It was eleven months ago when Benq released the HT2050.

1080p (1920x1080) Projector Native Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is typical of many recently released 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Zoom Ratio
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Number of Colours
Lamps
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Headphone Outputs
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Remote (IR) Output
12V Trigger
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Number of Bulbs
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Colour of Product
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Brackets Included
3D Glasses Included

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Expert Reviews

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30 October 2015

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The HT3050 and HT2050 are built on the same platform, but they each have unique characteristics, as follows:1. The HT3050 Cinema mode is more carefully calibrated to target Rec 709 standards while... Read more…

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 10 December 2015 by Sheky
Sheky would recommend the BenQ HT2050

I baught two projectors 3LCD epson 2045 and benq 2050: The main features we buy the projector is the image quality with contrast and how feasible on spending. Lets compare features: 1. Brightness:... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $85.39
Electricity cost when on standby $2.78
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Total running cost over 5 years $88.17
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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