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At the pinnacle of home theater comes the front video projector. Today, packing 1080/24 resolution fed by satellite and or Blu-ray - a front video projector can make a bigger, better, brighter picture for less money than even the biggest, most affordable flat HDTV. On this page read the latest news about HD front video projectors. For a complete list of front video projector reviews from the best brands in the business including Runco, SIM2, Digital Projection, JVC, Sanyo, Panasonic, Epson and many others - read this front projector archive page. For video screen reviews from the likes of Stewart Filmscreen, dnp, SI Screens, Vutec, Da-lite read this video screen projector archive page.

JVC's Native 4K Projector Earns THX Certification

JVC's Native 4K Projector Earns THX Certification

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JVC has announced that its DLA-RS4500 projector has earned THX certification, making it the first native 4K projector to receive THX's stamp of approval. In addition to its 4,096 x 2,160 resolution, the flagship DLA-RS4500 uses a laser light source... Read More

 
BenQ Announces HT1070 DLP Projector

BenQ Announces HT1070 DLP Projector

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BenQ has introduced a follow-up to its popular W1070 DLP projector. The new HT1070 is a 1080p DLP projector with a six-segment color wheel, a rated 2,000 lumens of brightness, ISF certification, and dual HDMI inputs (one with MHL support).... Read More

 
Sony Issues Projector Firmware Updates to Improve HDR Functions

Sony Issues Projector Firmware Updates to Improve HDR Functions

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Sony has issued firmware updates for five projectors. Updates to the native 4K, HDR-capable models (the VPL-VW5000ES, VPL-VW665ES, and VPL-VW365ES) are intended to improve HDR functionality, adding automatic selection of the BT.2020 color space when appropriate, an HDR Contrast function... Read More

 
Optoma Debuts GT5500 Short-Throw Projector

Optoma Debuts GT5500 Short-Throw Projector

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Optoma has introduced a new ultra-short-throw 1080p projector, the GT5500. This single-chip DLP projector has a stated light output of 3,500 lumens and a stated contrast ratio of 25,000:1, and it can create a 100-inch-diagonal image from just 13 inches... Read More

 
JVC Debuts Native 4K Laser Projector at CEDIA

JVC Debuts Native 4K Laser Projector at CEDIA

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JVC has announced its first native 4K projector for the home theater market. Previous 4K-friendly JVC models used the company's e-shift pixel-shifting technology to simulate a 4K image, but the new DLA-RS4500 features a native D-ILA device with a 4,096... Read More

 
Epson Debuts LS10500 3LCD Reflective Laser Projector at CEDIA

Epson Debuts LS10500 3LCD Reflective Laser Projector at CEDIA

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At CEDIA this week, Epson will show off its new Pro Cinema LS10500 3LCD Reflective projector, a follow-up to the company's popular and acclaimed LS10000. Like its predecessor, the new LS10500 has an instant-on/-off laser light source and uses Epson's... Read More

 
Optoma Launches $649 HD27 1080p Projector

Optoma Launches $649 HD27 1080p Projector

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Optoma has launched a new low-priced 1080p projector, the HD27. A follow-up to the popular HD26, this new $649 DLP projector adds Rec 709 and sRGB color modes, has an improved lamp life of 8,000 hours, and has a smaller... Read More

 
LG Expands Minibeam Projector Line

LG Expands Minibeam Projector Line

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At next month's IFA in Berlin, LG will introduce two new Minibeam portable projectors. The battery-powered, ultra-short-throw PH450U ($649.99) and PH150G ($349.99) are 720p DLP projectors rated at 450 and 130 lumens, respectively. Both offer HDMI ports with MHL capability,... Read More

 
BenQ Launches HT6050 1080p Projector

BenQ Launches HT6050 1080p Projector

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BenQ has introduced its newest home theater projector, the HT6050. This 1080p DLP projector uses TI's DarkChip3 chip and a 6X-speed RGBRGB color wheel, and it has a rated light output of 2,000 ANSI lumens and a rated contrast ratio... Read More

 
Optoma Announces $579 HD142x 1080p Projector

Optoma Announces $579 HD142x 1080p Projector

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Optoma has announcd the introduction of the new HD142x 1080p DLP projector. A follow-up to the company's popular HD141x, the new model offers better color and contrast, improved lamp life, and a smaller form factor. The rated contrast ratio is... Read More