BenQ HT2050 vs Epson 5040UBe review

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Rating 5 5
BenQ HT2050
vs
Epson 5040UBe

An affordable projector is always a good option to consider, so BenQ HT2050 vs Epson 5040UBe comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, HT2050 has a total rating of 7 out of 10 versus 9 for 5040UBe.

Advantages BenQ HT2050 over Epson 5040UBe

  • Lower noise level, 29 dB vs 31 dB
  • Integrated speakers

Advantages Epson 5040UBe over BenQ HT2050

  • Bigger projection screen size: 50-300 inch vs 60-180 inch
  • Better brightness: 2500 vs 2200 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 373 W vs 375 W
  • 5040UBe is HDR-compatible

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal lamp life (normal mode): 3500 hours
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
BenQ HT2050
7
Epson 5040UBe
9
7
10
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Common

Product

BenQ HT2050
Epson 5040UBe

Model

HT2050
5040UBe

Brand

BenQ
Epson

Reviews

392
77

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
3840 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

60-180
50-300

Projection distance, m/ft

1.3 - 7.6/3.2 - 22.9
1.4 - 19/3.2 - 62.3

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

2200
2500

Contrast ratio

15000:1
1000000:1

Throw ratio range

1.15:1 - 1.5:1
1.35:1 - 2.8:14

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
LCD

Noise level, dBA

29
31

Power consumption, W

375
373

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

optional

Additional features

has not
4K Enhancement

Lamp

Lamp type, W

240
250

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3500
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

5000
5000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

1
1

12V trigger

1
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
has not

Sound type

mono
has not

Lens

F-number

2.59 - 2.87
2.0 - 3.0

Focal length, mm

16.88 - 21.88
22.5 - 46.7

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 10
vertical +/- 30

Zoom ratio

1.3x
2.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

35/95
35/95

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

37.8 x 12.1 x 27.7/14.9 x 4.8 x 10.9
50.8 x 17.8 x 41.2/20.5 x 7.6 x 17.7

Weight, kg/pounds

3.3/7.2
10.8/24.7
BenQ HT2050
Epson 5040UBe
BenQ HT2050
Epson 5040UBe

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 9
  • 7BenQ HT2050
  • 9Epson 5040UBe

The Epson 5040UBe is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson 5040UBe price

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