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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.

Epson Launches $2,199 4K-Friendly Home Cinema 4000 Projector

Epson Launches $2,199 4K-Friendly Home Cinema 4000 Projector

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Epson has launched a new 4K-friendly LCD projector in the consumer market. The Home Cinema 4000 accepts full 4K/60p signal input and supports HDR10 and DCI-P3 color. It uses Epson's 4K Enhancement pixel-shifting technology to simulate a 4K image. Its... Read More

 
Epson Debuts New 4,200-Lumen Home Cinema 1450 Projector

Epson Debuts New 4,200-Lumen Home Cinema 1450 Projector

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Epson's newest 1080p projector, the Home Cinema 1450, is designed for use in high-ambient-light viewing environments. Boasting 4,200 lumens of light output, the Home Cinema 1450 also has a 1.6x zoom, an integrated speaker, dual HDMI inputs, split-screen capability, and... Read More

 
BenQ Announces Its First 4K DLP Projector, the HT8050

BenQ Announces Its First 4K DLP Projector, the HT8050

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BenQ has announced that its first 4K DLP projector, the HT8050, will be available through select dealers on February 24 for $7,999. Using Texas Instruments' new 4K chip with XPR technology to purportedly reproduce a full 3,840-by-2,160 resolution, the THX-certified... Read More

 
JVC Debuts New e-shift4 D-ILA Projectors

JVC Debuts New e-shift4 D-ILA Projectors

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JVC has launched its updated line of 1080p D-ILA projectors. There are six new models in all: three for the consumer market (the Procision Series DLA-X970R, DLA-X770R, and DLA-X570R) and three similar models for the pro market (the Reference Series... Read More

 
Optoma Unveils $2,799 4K DLP Projector

Optoma Unveils $2,799 4K DLP Projector

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Optoma showed off a number of projectors at CES this week--some are definitely coming soon, while some are closer to the prototype stage. The most exciting introduction for our audience, scheduled for release in the second quarter, is the UHD60,... Read More

 
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