If you want a 1080p projector under $3,000 then the Benq 5000 is the answer to your prayers.


BenQ 1080p Projector

BenQ 1080p Projector

You may not have heard of this name brand before. But don’t let that deceive you. BenQ is winning awards and recognition all over the internet and among professional projector installers. If $3,000 is out of your budget, there is a 720p BenQ projector as well.

BenQ W5000 Projector Highlights:

  • Extremely sharp image
  • Very good “out of the box” color performance in Cinema mode (In fact better then most)
  • Zoom lens (1.2:1) typical for DLP projectors
  • Vertical lens shift – a nice bonus, and very rare for DLP projectors in its class
  • Brighter than most of its competitors
  • Brilliant Color adds brightness and dynamics
  • Full factory a one year warranty
  • Very competitive, provides an excellent value proposition
  • Excellent shadow detail
  • Very good black levels
  • Fairly quiet
  • Image has good depth
  • Support for 1080p/24fps
  • 3 User savable color modes, and 3 user savable color temperature modes
  • ISF Certified, with ISF Day and ISF Night modes for programming by a calibrator
  • Sealed light path (keeps dust from marring the image)
  • Lens shift (rare on affordable DLP projectors)
  • 12 volt screen trigger
  • Good remote with bright backlight, well spaced buttons, and good range
  • Overall, excellent price/performance value


BenQ W5000 Home Cinema Projector: Basic Specs

  • MSRP: $4999
  • Technology: Single chip DLP
  • Native Resolution: 1080p (1920×1080)
  • Brightness: 1200 lumens
  • Contrast: 10,000:1
  • Zoom Lens ratio: 1.2:1
  • Lens shift: Vertical
  • Lamp life: 3000 hours at low power, 2000 hours at full lamp power
  • Weight: 21.2 lbs. ( 9.6 Kg)
  • Warranty: One Year Parts and Labor standard

If you have any questions about projectors or need help installing a projector you have purchased, please feel free to give me a ring.

F. Cheshire

Home Theater Consultant with ADS Home Technologies

(770) 561-3178

“Installing Home theater Projectors through out Atlanta Georgia ( Ga )”