BenQ HT2550 vs Epson PowerLite 2255U review

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BenQ HT2550
vs
Epson PowerLite 2255U

An affordable projector is always a good option to consider, so BenQ HT2550 vs Epson PowerLite 2255U comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, both projectors have the same overall rating of 8.

Advantages BenQ HT2550 over Epson PowerLite 2255U

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the HT2550
  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 50-150 inch
  • Lower noise level, 33 dB vs 39 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 385 W vs 429 W
  • HT2550 is HDR-compatible

Advantages Epson PowerLite 2255U over BenQ HT2550

  • Better brightness: 5000 vs 2200 lumens
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 4000 hours

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
BenQ HT2550
8
Epson PowerLite 2255U
8
8
8
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Common

Product

BenQ HT2550
Epson PowerLite 2255U

Model

HT2550
PowerLite 2255U

Brand

BenQ
Epson

Reviews

122
10

Resolution

Native resolution

3840 x 2160
1920 x 1200

Max resolution (resized)

4096 x 2160
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

4K UHD
WUXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
50-150

Projection distance, m/ft

2.3 - 9.8/6.2 - 29.5
1.2 - 8.3/3.2 - 26.2

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

2200
5000

Contrast ratio

10000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.47:1 - 1.76:1
1.57:1 - 2.58:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

33
39

Power consumption, W

385
429

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
Crestron RoomView

Lamp

Lamp type, W

240
300

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4000
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

15000
10000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
2

Composite video input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

5
16

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.94 - 2.06
1.5 - 2.0

Focal length, mm

15.57 - 18.67
23.0 - 38.4

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40
vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 20

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

20

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

0/32
0/32

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
35.5 x 10.1 x 27.9/14.8 x 4.9 x 11.4

Weight, kg/pounds

4.2/8.8
4.6/10.1
BenQ HT2550
Epson PowerLite 2255U
BenQ HT2550
Epson PowerLite 2255U

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • 8
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  • 8BenQ HT2550
  • 8Epson PowerLite 2255U

The BenQ HT2550 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check BenQ HT2550 price

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