What Is The Best Budget Projector?

The Best Cheap Projector

  • Our pick. BenQ HT2050A. The best projector under $1,000.
  • Runner-up. Epson Home Cinema 2100. An LCD projector for bright rooms.
  • Budget pick. BenQ MH535FHD. A solid choice under $600.
  • Also great. BenQ HT2150ST. A short-throw projector for small rooms.

Featured Home Projector Reviews:

  • Epson Home Cinema 2040 3D 1080p 3LCD Projector Review.
  • Epson PowerLite 1781W Wireless WXGA 3LCD Projector Review.
  • LG Minibeam LED Projector (PH550) Review.
  • NEC Display Solutions NP-ME401W Review.
  • AAXA P2-A Smart Pico Projector Review.
  • BenQ i500 Review.
  • Philips Pocket Projector PPX4010 Review.

The best cheap projector deals and sales for April 2018

  • BenQ TH670. This is the best cheap projector we could find. $569.98.
  • Optoma HD142X. Optoma’s HD142X from 2016 is a solid runner-up. $449.99.
  • BenQ W1070. Another BenQ projector? You better believe it.
  • Acer H5380BD. In last place is Acer’s entry-level H5380BD.
  • Optoma UHD60 4K Projector. Rewriting the 4K HDR projector rule book.

The 7 Best Gaming Projectors to Buy in 2018

  • Best Overall: Optoma GT1080Darbee Short Throw Gaming Projector.
  • Runner-Up, Best Overall: BenQ HT2150ST.
  • Best Budget: EUG Wireless Projector.
  • Best Color Contrast: Epson Home Cinema 2040 3LCD Home Theater Projector.
  • Best Ultra Short Throw: LG Electronics PF1000UW Ultra Short Throw Projector.
  • Best 4K: Epson Home Cinema 5040UBe.

The 10 best business projectors of 2018

  • ViewSonic PA503S.
  • Optoma ML750e.
  • Epson EB-S41. Small projector, large projection.
  • LG Minibeam PH550G. Compact and wireless.
  • Epson EB-X11. A good value LCD projector.
  • Asus ZenBeam E1. Pocket projection.
  • ViewSonic PLED-W800. A very portable DLP LED projector.
  • Epson BrightLink 685Wi. Amazing interactive presentations.

The best projectors you can buy

  • BenQ W2000: The best all-round projector under £1,000.
  • ViewSonic PJD7720HD: The best projector under £500.
  • Optoma GT1080Darbee: Our new favourite gaming projector.
  • BenQ W1210ST: A great gaming and movie projector.
  • Philips Screeneo 2.0: The best ultra short-throw projector under £2,000.

So which one is the best?

  • Best overall pick: Optoma HD142X ($550) Sarah Tew/CNET. In terms of bang for the buck, the best of the bunch was the Optoma HD142X.
  • Best picture I tested: BenQ HT2050 ($800) Sarah Tew/CNET.
  • Cheapest decent picture: Epson Home Cinema 640 ($350) Sarah Tew/CNET.

Which is best projector for home use?

Philips Pocket Projector PPX4010

Product Epson Home Cinema 2040 3D 1080p 3LCD Projecto LG Minibeam LED Projector (PH550)
Best For 3D Movie Enthusiasts Video and TV Watching
Engine Type LCD DLP
Resolution 1920 x 1080 1280 x 720
Rated Contrast Ratio 35,000:1 100000:1

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How much should I spend on a projector?

Cost. You could pick up a good quality, portable business projector for presentations, for as little as $300, but you should expect to pay a bit more if you want a decent range of features and quality. For home entertainment you should be ready to spend between $800 and $3,000 for a good projector.

What is the cheapest 4k projector?

Top 10 inexpensive 4K projectors

  1. Sony VPLVW285ES – Best Native 4K Projector for Gaming.
  2. Epson Home Cinema 4000 – Best 4K short throw projector.
  3. JVC DLA-X700R – Best Affordable Projector with 4K.
  4. Sony VPLVW665ES – Best 3D 4K Projector at an Affordable Tag.
  5. Zenbility V8Plus 4K 3D Portable – Highly Rated 4K HDR Projector.

Which brand of projector is the best?

The best projectors 2019 overview:

  • BenQ HT3550 (2019)
  • BenQ HT2550 (2018)
  • BenQ TK800 (2018)
  • JVC DLA-X5900 (UK-only, 2018)
  • Optoma UHD51A (2018)
  • Epson Home Cinema 4010 (2018)
  • Optoma UHD65 (2017)
  • LG PH450UG Minibeam Projector (2017)

Is a Projector better than TV?

TVs vs. Projectors: Cost

TV projectors are much more cost-effective, at least in terms of screen size for your dollar. You can get a decent HD projector and 100-inch screen for under $1,000, whereas an 80-inch TV is going to cost you at least $1,500, if not much more.

How much does a decent projector cost?

$1000 or less: Even under $1000, there are some truly amazing home theater projectors available. The least expensive ones are the 1280×720 models (also known as 720p). They display DVD and Blu-Ray extremely well, and some cost as little as $700.