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BenQ PB8220

BenQ PB8220
alaScore 80

6 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of BenQ PB8220. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the BenQ PB8220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Jul, 2005

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very good pics from hdtv and component inputs

better way to secure lens cap

Jul, 2004

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BenQ PB8220 DLP Projector


Product Specifications

The versatile PB8220 can be used for a number of applications including boardrooms, classrooms and customized home theater systems. With a 2000:1 contrast ratio at 2,200 ANSI lumens and 85 percent uniformity, the BenQ PB8220 Digital Projector provides true XGA resolution and astonishing performance.

Audio Output


Dimensions & Weight



Display diagonal:1.78

Display (Projector)

Class:Digital projector
Colour Support:24-bit (16.7 million colours)
Display Resolution Abbreviation:XGA
Image Brightness:2200ANSI lumens
Image Contrast Ratio:2000:1
Max Image Size:7.62m / 762cm/7.6m / 760cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 768
Max Screen Distance:10m
Min Image Size:0.559m / 55.9cm/0.6m / 60cm
Min Screen Distance:0.8m
Type:DLP Projector


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:BenQ


Bulb power:210
Service life of lamp:2000


Number of built-in speakers:1

Other features

Aspect Ratio:4:3
Audio input:1 x mini jack
Dimensions (WxDxH):308 x 240 x 95
I/O ports:1 x RGB: Analog-D-sub 15 pin;\n1 x S-Video: Mini DIN 4 pin;\n1 x Composite-Video and audio RCA jack L/R;\n3 x Component-video (YPbPr): RCA jack;\n1 x RS232 Control Port;\n1 x USB Mouse Control.
Input type:RGB: Analog-D-sub 15 pin x 1/S-Video: Mini DIN 4 pin x 1/Composite-Video and audio RCA jack L/R*2/Component-video (YPbPr): RCA jack x 3/RS232 Control Port x 1/USB Mouse Control x 1 /Audio: mini jack x 1.
Lens system:F=2.6 - 3.1, f=23-27.6 mm / Manual Zoom, F=2.6 to 3.1, f=23-27.6 mm
Light Source:210-watt (2000 hours)
Power requirements:100 to 240 VAC, 50 - 60 Hz
Resolution:1024 x 768
Special features:Digital Keystone: Mute;\nAuto: Source Detection;\nFreeze: Laser Pointer;\nDigital Zoom: HDTV Compatible;\nBlank: Video Mode;\nVolume: PIP (Picture in Picture);\nP-Scan: Wireless Mouse.
Video compatibility mode:NTSC / PAL / SECAM / NTSC 4.43


Horizontal scan range:20 - 88
Noise Level:34
Vertical scan range:20 - 100


Power consumption (typical):330


Contrast ratio (typical):2000:1
Number of Colours:16.78 million colours
Projection distance:0.8 - 10
Projector brightness:2200
Projector native resolution:XGA (1024x768)
Screen size compatibility:1419.4 - 19354.8 / 558.8 - 7620

Projector Lamp

Bulb life cycle:2000hour(s)
Bulb type:UHP

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:NTSC / PAL / SECAM
Analogue video Signal:Component video / Composite video / RGB / S-Video

Weight & Dimensions