ViewSonic PA503X vs BenQ HT2050 review

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Rating 5 5
ViewSonic PA503X
vs
BenQ HT2050

The ViewSonic PA503X vs BenQ HT2050 comparison proves that these projectors have many common features. Based on our rating, PA503X has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 7 for HT2050.

Advantages ViewSonic PA503X over BenQ HT2050

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 60-180 inch
  • Better brightness: 3600 vs 2200 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 260 W vs 375 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 3500 hours

Advantages BenQ HT2050 over ViewSonic PA503X

  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
ViewSonic PA503X
6.6
BenQ HT2050
7
6
7
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Common

Product

ViewSonic PA503X
BenQ HT2050

Model

PA503X
HT2050

Brand

ViewSonic
BenQ

Reviews

1628
392

Resolution

Native resolution

1024 x 768
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

XGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
60-180

Projection distance, m/ft

1.1 - 13.1/3.9 - 43
1.3 - 7.6/3.2 - 22.9

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3600
2200

Contrast ratio

22000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.96:1 - 2.15:1
1.15:1 - 1.5:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

29

Power consumption, W

260
375

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

optional

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

190
240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

15000
5000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

2
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

1
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

1
1

12V trigger

0
1

USB

0
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
10

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

2.59 - 2.87

Focal length, mm

16.88 - 21.88

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 10

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.3x

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
35/95

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

29.4 x 11 x 21.8/11.5 x 4.3 x 8.5
37.8 x 12.1 x 27.7/14.9 x 4.8 x 10.9

Weight, kg/pounds

2.2/4.9
3.3/7.2
ViewSonic PA503X
BenQ HT2050
ViewSonic PA503X
BenQ HT2050

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
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  • 6.6
  • 7
  • 6.6ViewSonic PA503X
  • 7BenQ HT2050

The BenQ HT2050 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check BenQ HT2050 price

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