BenQ HT2550 vs Optoma HD25-LV review

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BenQ HT2550
vs
Optoma HD25-LV

We would like to share our experience after comparing and testing two projectors – BenQ HT2550 vs Optoma HD25-LV. Based on our rating, HT2550 has a total rating of 8 out of 10 versus 6.3 for HD25-LV.

Advantages BenQ HT2550 over Optoma HD25-LV

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the HT2550
  • HT2550 is HDR-compatible
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4000 vs 3500 hours

Advantages Optoma HD25-LV over BenQ HT2550

  • Bigger projection screen size: 37-301 inch vs 30-300 inch
  • Better brightness: 3500 vs 2200 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 33 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 339 W vs 385 W
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
BenQ HT2550
8
Optoma HD25-LV
6.3
8
6
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Common

Product

BenQ HT2550
Optoma HD25-LV

Model

HT2550
HD25-LV

Brand

BenQ
Optoma

Reviews

122
264

Resolution

Native resolution

3840 x 2160
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

4096 x 2160
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

4K UHD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
37-301

Projection distance, m/ft

2.3 - 9.8/6.2 - 29.5
1.5 - 10/3.2 - 32.8

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

2200
3500

Contrast ratio

10000:1
20000:1

Throw ratio range

1.47:1 - 1.76:1
1.5:1 - 1.8:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

33
26

Power consumption, W

385
339

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

240
240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4000
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

15000
6000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
2

Composite video input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
2

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
0

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

5
16

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

1.94 - 2.06

Focal length, mm

15.57 - 18.67

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40
vertical +/- 20

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
20

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

0/32
5/41

Max, C/F

40/104
45/113

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

35 x 27 x 13/13.7 x 10.6 x 5.1
32 x 10 x 23/12.5 x 3.9 x 9

Weight, kg/pounds

4.2/8.8
2.9/4.4
BenQ HT2550
Optoma HD25-LV
BenQ HT2550
Optoma HD25-LV

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8
  • 6.3
  • 8BenQ HT2550
  • 6.3Optoma HD25-LV

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