We had a chance to test and compare two models: BenQ HT3050 vs Sony VPLHW45ES and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, both projectors have the same overall rating of 7.3.
Advantages BenQ HT3050 over Sony VPLHW45ES
Better brightness: 2000 vs 1800 lumens
Lower noise level, 29 dB vs 35 dB
Advantages Sony VPLHW45ES over BenQ HT3050
Bigger projection screen size: 40-300 inch vs 60-180 inch
Lower power consumption, 310 W vs 330 W
Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4000 vs 3500 hours