BenQ HT3050 vs Crenova XPE460 review

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BenQ HT3050
vs
Crenova XPE460

We had a chance to test and compare two models: BenQ HT3050 vs Crenova XPE460 and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, HT3050 has a total rating of 7.3 out of 10 versus 5.3 for XPE460.

Advantages BenQ HT3050 over Crenova XPE460

  • Bigger projection screen size: 60-180 inch vs 37-130 inch
  • Better brightness: 2000 vs 1200 lumens
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Advantages Crenova XPE460 over BenQ HT3050

  • Lower power consumption, 55 W vs 330 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 3500 hours

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers
  • Stereo sound from integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
BenQ HT3050
7.3
Crenova XPE460
5.3
7
4
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Common

Product

BenQ HT3050
Crenova XPE460

Model

HT3050
XPE460

Brand

BenQ
Crenova

Reviews

203
125

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
800 x 480

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

60-180
37-130

Projection distance, m/ft

1.5 - 5.9/3.2 - 16.4
1.2 - 3.8/4 - 12.5

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

2000
1200

Contrast ratio

15000:1
1000:1

Throw ratio range

1.15:1 - 1.5:1
1.1 - 1.4

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
16.77 billion

Projection system

DLP

Noise level, dBA

29

Power consumption, W

330
55

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection
password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, tabletop

Wireless connection

optional

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3500
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

5000
20000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
1

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
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
0

MHL

RS-232

1
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
4

Sound type

stereo
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.59 - 2.87

Focal length, mm

16.88 - 21.8

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 10
vertical +/- 12

Zoom ratio

1.3x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
12

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41

Max, C/F

35/95

User manual

Manual

N/A

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

38.5 x 12.7 x 27/14.98 x 4.79 x 10.91
3.6 x 1.2 x 2.1/12.4 x 4.2 x 7.5

Weight, kg/pounds

3.6/8.1
0.90/2.82
BenQ HT3050
Crenova XPE460
BenQ HT3050
Crenova XPE460

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 5.3
  • 7.3BenQ HT3050
  • 5.3Crenova XPE460

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