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BenQ HT2050 Projector

Part #: BENHT2050  |   Mfg #: 9HJEE7717W
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Image Quality Projector Calculator See BenQ HT2050 Image Size Calculator »
Resolution HD (1920 x 1080)
Brightness 2200 lumens
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
Uniformity --
No. of Colors 1.07 Billion Colors
Aspect Ratio(s) Native - 16:9
Display Type DLP (1 chip);
Compatibility
Data Signals HD (1920 x 1080)
Video Signals NTSC, PAL, SECAM, SDTV 480i, 480p, 576i, 567p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
H Sync 15 - 102KHz
V Sync 23 - 120Hz
3D Ready Yes
Dot Clock --
Connectivity
Inputs / Outputs
  • Component, RCA (Y,Pb,Pr)
  • HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface for digital video and digital audio)
  • Multi-HDMI (Multiple HDMI connectors)
  • Screen Trigger (12V) (DC power outlet)
  • USB
  • VGA (Analog data, mini D-Sub 15-pin)
  • RS-232 (Serial)
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Built-in Audio Chamber Speaker 10W x 1
Projection Lens Projector Calculator See BenQ HT2050 Image Size Calculator »
Lens F = 2.59 - 2.87, f = 16.88 - 21.88 mm
Throw Ratio 1.15 - 1.5:1
Keystone Corr. Vertical
Specs: Manual Vertical ± 40 degrees
Lens Shift Vertical : +10%
Proj. Methods Ceiling, Desktop, Front, Rear
General
Dimensions 15" x 4.8" x 11" (W x H x D)
Unit Weight 7.27 lbs.
Operation
Power Supply AC100 to 240 V, 50 to 60 Hz
Universal Power Supply
Power Consumption 350
Ecomode Yes
(Brightness: 1760 lumens; Lamp life: 5000 hours; Power: 280; Noise: 27 dB)
FCC Class A
Audible Noise 29.0 dB
Lamp --
Lamp Life 3500 hours
Replacement Lamp
Cost
BEN5JJEE05001, $249.00     
Included Accessories
Items Included Lens Cover, Remote Control w/ Battery, Power Cord, User Manual CD, Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card
Remote Control Yes
Carry Case No
--
Warranty
Projector 1 Year Parts/Labo
Lamp 180 days or 500 hours of lamp life

* -- indicates specification not published by manufacturer.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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BenQHT2050
 
4.8

(based on 5 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to set up (4)
  • Easy to use (4)
  • Great picture quality (3)
  • Reliable (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • High-definition TV (4)
  • Movies (4)
  • TV (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (3)

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5.0

Blown away!

By Slappy White

from Utopia, Oregon

About Me Value Oriented

Pros

  • Easy To Set Up
  • Easy to use
  • Great picture quality
  • Reliable Performance

Cons

  • Must Mute Speakers

Best Uses

  • High-Definition TV
  • Movies
  • TV

Comments about BenQ HT2050:

I couldn't be more pleased with Benq's HT2050 projector. This an unsolicited honest review from a buyer.

I replaced my old Benq non-HD projector with this one. The difference is daylight and dark. Literally. I can watch the HT2050 with the blinds opened.
Colors/contrast are much better with the room darker of course, but the old projector was not viewable with too much ambient light.

My projector is ceiling mounted about 12ft away from my viewing wall. The position of the seating in the room is anywhere from 12ft to 8ft. My screen turned out to be 122 inches diagonally.

The only adjustment I made to the projector from the standard settings was increasing the brightness. To me, all other settings are perfect right out of the box.

I have noticed that the source input to the projector can make a huge difference in picture quality. Blue Ray DVDs look terrific. Also 4k videos you can find on the internet look awesome. Most video from my satellite provider is not good quality, even if the channel proclaims broadcast in HD.

My only pain point so far is the speakers built into the projector. I already have a surround sound receiver and don't want to use the speakers, however, you must mute the speakers when the projector is powered on. There may be a way to mitigate this, but I haven't found it yet.

Finally, I can't imagine a projector costing $3k or more could be any better than this one. I may be wrong and I don't want to know if am wrong, because I LOVE the picture quality of the BENQ HT2050.

  • Primary use:
  • Personal
  • Computer Platform:
  • PC

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5.0

Will buy again from them for sure

By Lamin

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about BenQ HT2050:

Quick shipping and Best price i could fine. Product arrive in excellent condition will definitely buy from them again

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5.0

Very user friendly!

By History buff

from East Chatham, NY

About Me Quality Oriented

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Set Up
  • Easy to use
  • Great picture quality
  • Quick Easy Set Up
  • Reliable Performance
  • Small Footprint
  • Works Well In Lit Room

Cons

  • None

Best Uses

  • Casual User
  • High-Definition TV
  • Movies
  • Presentations
  • TV

Comments about BenQ HT2050:

I am a newbie with projectors and have not used one with a computer before. I had a friend come to help me, but it was unbelievably easy! Took ten minutes from opening the box to watching the movie. The quality of the projection was excellent.

  • Primary use:
  • Business
  • Computer Platform:
  • Mac

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4.0

Great picture for the price

By Briguy

from Omaha, NE

About Me Quality Oriented

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Color
  • Easy To Set Up
  • Easy to use
  • Low Audible Noise
  • Reliable Performance

Cons

  • High Black Level
  • No Horizontal Lens Shift

Best Uses

  • High-Definition TV
  • Movies
  • Presentations

Comments about BenQ HT2050:

Great projector for the price. Although it's got a high black level and no horizontal lens shift. For a DLP projector at this price point, you couldn't ask for much more.

  • Primary use:
  • Personal
  • Computer Platform:
  • Mac

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5.0

Blown away by the quality!

By Rayn

from Minneapolis, MN

About Me Value Oriented

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Set Up
  • Easy to use
  • Great picture quality
  • Small Footprint

Cons

  • No Horizontal Lens Shift

Best Uses

  • Casual User
  • Gaming
  • High-Definition TV
  • Movies
  • TV

Comments about BenQ HT2050:

I'm building my first home theater so I was looking for great value and great performance. The BenQ HT2050 fit those requirements and the quality of the picture exceeded my expectations!

So far, I've tested movies, sports, OTA TV, and video games and they all work very well. It's also important to note that I can't notice any input lag when playing video games.

The only feature I wish this projector had is horizontal lens shift. When I mount this to my ceiling I'll have to make sure I'm horizontally dead center in relation to the screen. However, this missing feature doesn't affect the great picture quality.

I would highly recommend this to anyone building a home theater!

  • Primary use:
  • Personal
  • Computer Platform:
  • PC

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