BenQ HT3550 vs Sony VPLHW45ES

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Product

BenQ HT3550
Sony VPLHW45ES

Model

HT3550
VPLHW45ES

Brand

BenQ
Sony

Rating

4.5 of 5
4.7 of 5

Reviews

20
74

Resolution

Native resolution

3840 x 2160
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

3840 x 2160
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

4K
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30 - 200
80 - 200

Projection distance, m/ft

0.7 - 9.9/1.8 - 29.5
2.4 - 9.6/6.5 - 29.5

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

2000
3000

Contrast ratio

30000:1
120000:1

Throw ratio range

1.13:1 - 1.47:1
1.36 - 2.16

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Pixel number

8294400
36220800

Projection system

DLP

Noise level, dBA

30
35

Input lag, ms

28

Power consumption, W

350
310

Features

Remote control

Mouse functions

HDR

3D

Security

Kensington lock, password protection
password protection

Projection method

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

Lamp

Lamp type, W

245
215

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4000
4000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

15000
6000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1

Composite video input (RCA)

1

Audio input (RCA)

1

Audio input (3.5mm)

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

1

Ethernet (RJ45)

MHL

RS232 (DB-9pin)

1
1

12V trigger

1

USB

2
1

USB (service)

1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
has not

Sound type

stereo
has not

Video compatibility

NTSC

PAL

SECAM

Lens

F-number

1.9 - 2.47
2.0 - 3.17

Focal length, mm

12 - 15.6
22.5 - 47.2

Lens shift

vertical +/- 30%
vertical +/- 25%, horizontal +/- 25%

Zoom ratio

1.3x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

0/32
5/41

Max, C/F

35/95
40/104

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

38 x 12.7 x 26.3/14.9 x 5 x 10.3
58.42 x 29.21 x 50.80/23 x 11.5 x 20

Weight, kg/pounds

4.2/9.3
9.07/20.1

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  • 11.6
  • 13.8
  • 11.6BenQ HT3550
  • 13.8Sony VPLHW45ES

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