BenQ HT3050 vs Epson Home Cinema 3020 review

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BenQ HT3050
vs
Epson Home Cinema 3020

The present review is aimed to compare two projectors - BenQ HT3050 vs Epson Home Cinema 3020 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema lovers. Based on our rating, HT3050 has a total rating of 7.3 out of 10 versus 7 for Home Cinema 3020.

Advantages BenQ HT3050 over Epson Home Cinema 3020

  • Lower noise level, 29 dB vs 32 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 330 W vs 372 W

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 3020 over BenQ HT3050

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 60-180 inch
  • Better brightness: 2300 vs 2000 lumens
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4000 vs 3500 hours

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers
  • Stereo sound from integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
BenQ HT3050
7.3
Epson Home Cinema 3020
7
7
6
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Common

Product

BenQ HT3050
Epson Home Cinema 3020

Model

HT3050
Home Cinema 3020

Brand

BenQ
Epson

Reviews

203
193

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

60-180
30-300

Projection distance, m/ft

1.5 - 5.9/3.2 - 16.4
1.4 - 11.8/3.2 - 36

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

2000
2300

Contrast ratio

15000:1
40000:1

Throw ratio range

1.15:1 - 1.5:1
1.32:1 - 2.15:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

29
32

Power consumption, W

330
372

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

optional

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

240
230

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3500
4000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

5000
5000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
2

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

1
1

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
10

Sound type

stereo
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.59 - 2.87
1.51 - 1.99

Focal length, mm

16.88 - 21.8
18.2 - 29.2

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 10

Zoom ratio

1.3x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30
30

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

38.5 x 12.7 x 27/14.98 x 4.79 x 10.91
42.1 x 13.9 x 36.5/16.6 x 5.5 x 14.4

Weight, kg/pounds

3.6/8.1
6/13.3
BenQ HT3050
Epson Home Cinema 3020
BenQ HT3050
Epson Home Cinema 3020

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 7
  • 7.3BenQ HT3050
  • 7Epson Home Cinema 3020

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