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Benq HT3050

$865.74
Benq HT3050
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An award winning and best selling quiet 1080p multimedia projector, with great features and a stunningly fair price
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BenQ HT3050 Full HD 3D DLP Home Theater Projector W/ 1 YEAR USA WARRANTY (Brand new, unopened) - on
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BenQ HT3050 1080P Home Theater Projector, 2000 ANSI Lumens, 15000:1 Contrast Ratio, 60" - 180"/300" Image Size, D-Sub, HDMI, USB, Composite Video, Built-in Spea
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Refurbished - BenQ HT3050 2000 ANSI Lumens Full HD 1080p DLP Home Theater Projector (Refurbished) - on
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Benq HT3050 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Benq HT3050 number 72 across all projectors.
96
Reviews
5 Reviews + 1 Award
95
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Running Costs
$64 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has very good expert reviews and terrific user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available.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 $64 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It is one of the best selling multimedia projectors currently on the market. View best selling multimedia projectors January 2018.
This Benq projector has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
All-Glass optics for best-in-class image quality
Timeless image quality:
Accurate
Long lasting picture quality with colorifc DLP projection technology
BeQ DLP projectors
Wireless FHD kit (optional)
One-Stop home entertainment without wires
Project onto any wall color surface
Step-by-Step setup guide
Intuitive user interface
Side projection with 2d keystone
Vertical lens shift flexibility
Big zoom for big pictures in any space
100 image from just 8.4
Larger than life shorter throw projection
BeQ smarteco :
Quieter than average noise level
Hardware design
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Has a built-in speaker
Rec. 709 cinematic color
Cinematic color as big as life in your own living room
Breathtaking motion picture quality
How our projectors are designed for rec. 709
Software optimization
Class-Leading high fill factor :
Production line quality control
Crisper, sharper full HD 1080p
Hollywood magic in your house
Independent 3d color control for all 6 primary colors
ISFcccCertification
High contrast, razor-sharp image
Razor-Sharp image clarity

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $699.99 on eBay 20 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 85% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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Benq HT3050 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Top Selling Projector

Across all data projectors, the HT3050 is one the top selling products currently available according to sales data from Amazon.

Value For Money

Brilliant Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $865.74 it is still in the cheapest 49% of projectors.

Price Has Gone Up by $166 (19%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the HT3050 is $64 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Benq HT3050 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Benq HT3050 of only 29dB is in the quietest 14% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq HT3050's contrast ratio (typical) of 15,000 is in the highest 31% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq HT3050 of only 2,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 90% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq HT3050 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Supports 3D

The Benq HT3050 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Benq HT3050 of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is shorter than 70% 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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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Benq HT3050 of 240W is pretty typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the biggest 60% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Benq HT3050 has a 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq HT3050 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq ht3050

Barcodes:

00840046033453, 04913603122481

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