BenQ HT2550 vs Optoma HD27 review

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Rating 5 5
BenQ HT2550
vs
Optoma HD27

We had a chance to test and compare two models: BenQ HT2550 vs Optoma HD27 and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, HT2550 has a total rating of 8 out of 10 versus 7 for HD27.

Advantages BenQ HT2550 over Optoma HD27

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the HT2550
  • HT2550 is HDR-compatible

Advantages Optoma HD27 over BenQ HT2550

  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 2200 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 33 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 260 W vs 385 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 4000 hours

Common features and specifications

  • Equal projection screen size: 30-300 inch
  • 3D support
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
BenQ HT2550
8
Optoma HD27
7
8
6
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Common

Product

BenQ HT2550
Optoma HD27

Model

HT2550
HD27

Brand

BenQ
Optoma

Reviews

122
646

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
30-300

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
3200

Contrast ratio

10000:1
25000:1

Throw ratio range

1.47:1 - 1.76:1
1.48:1 - 1.62:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1073.4 million

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

33
26

Power consumption, W

385
260

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
195

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4000
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

15000
6000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

1
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

5
10

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.94 - 2.06
2.5 - 2.67

Focal length, mm

15.57 - 18.67
21.88 - 24

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

0/32
5/41

Max, C/F

40/104
40/104

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
29.7 x 9.4 x 22.8/11.7 x 3.7 x 9

Weight, kg/pounds

4.2/8.8
2.4/5.5
BenQ HT2550
Optoma HD27
BenQ HT2550
Optoma HD27

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • 8
  • 7
  • 8BenQ HT2550
  • 7Optoma HD27

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