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Benq HT2050

Benq HT2050
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projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
An award winning and fully featured quiet 1080p projector, with OK running costs
29dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 15000:1 Yes Feb 2016
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Benq HT2050 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Benq HT2050 number 381 in 3D projectors.
94
Reviews
42 Reviews + 1 Award
85
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
66
Running Costs
£85 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this projector to others. This projector has received an industry award from Projectorcentral.com. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £85 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
Customers report it is easy to use, good picture quality and excellent product quality.
This Benq projector 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

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

The editor of one expert review site said that this Benq multimedia projector was very good. This was from Projectorcentral.com who gave it an "Highly Rated".

Good Expert Reviews

Based on three expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, pcnet.com.tr and projectorcentral.com the average expert rating of this projector is 87%. The expert review sites think this data projector is one of the better projectors.

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Good Owner Reviews

The average owner rating of this Benq projector is 89% based on 39 owner reviews. 27 reviewers (84% of all reviewers) gave this multimedia projector either 4 or 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two people concluded that it was easy to setup.

Benq Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

Based on 2,379 owner and expert reviews (including 316 verified purchases), Benq has very good reviews for its multimedia projectors. 94% of those that bought a Benq multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Three customers who purchased it thought it had good colour saturation and three customers mentioned that this projector had good picture quality.

Users Report Great Product Quality

Four customers said in their reviews that it was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was well made.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Two people mentioned in their reviews that the Benq HT2050 was good value for money.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Two customers who bought it agreed that it was quiet.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the HT2050 will cost £85 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in February 2016.

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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