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Projection Screen Reviews

No front projection setup is complete without a proper screen. Today’s screen is more than just a smooth white surface upon which to project an image. Modern projection screens come in a variety of materials suited for different viewing applications. You can also choose from a variety of forms, from the traditional fixed frame to the motorized drop-down screen to the hybrid design with an auto masking system. When choosing the right screen, there are many factors to consider, including the screen gain, color, shape, and size. Follow the links below to learn some screen basics, then read our latest reviews of top-performing projection screens from manufacturers like Stewart Filmscreen, dnp, Screen Innovations, Vutec, and more.

What Is Screen Gain?
Choosing the Right Screen Surface Material For Your Home Theater Projection System
What Does a Motorized Masking System Do?

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Visual Apex Fixed Frame Pro Grey 5D Projection Screen Reviewed

Visual Apex Fixed Frame Pro Grey 5D Projection Screen Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

High-brightness, home-entertainment-oriented projectors are all the rage these days. Compared with a home theater projector that emphasizes black level over brightness for a better movie experience in a darkened room, a home entertainment projector emphasizes light output for a less... Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2014 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2014 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
0 Stars
 

Home Theater Review presents its Best of 2014 Awards. We've surveyed all the products reviewed over the past year and selected the ones we think are the most compelling. Check out our list and see if your 2014 favorites made the grade. Read More

 
Visual Apex ProjectoScreen144HD Portable Screen Reviewed

Visual Apex ProjectoScreen144HD Portable Screen Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Want to put together a great outdoor theater for your end-of-summer BBQ? Visual Apex's ProjectoScreen144HD is a good-quality portable screen sold for a great price. Read More

 
Visual Apex ProjectoScreen120HD Portable Screen Reviewed

Visual Apex ProjectoScreen120HD Portable Screen Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

If you're looking for an easy, cost-effective way to bring big-screen theater to the great outdoors, Visual Apex's ProjectoScreen line of portable screens gets it right. Read More

 
Screen Innovations Zero Edge Pure White 1.3 Screen Reviewed

Screen Innovations Zero Edge Pure White 1.3 Screen Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The Screen Innovation Pure White 1.3 offers a high-end screen for a someone with a high-end system. Adrienne Maxwell thinks its worth a look if you are a demanding videophile looking for an excellent image. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2013 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2013 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
0 Stars
 

It's that time of year again. The HomeTheaterReview.com staff has discussed all the products reviewed over the year and decided which ones rated the best. Check out our list of the best of 2013. Read More

 
Visual Apex VAPEX9100SE Electric Screen Reviewed

Visual Apex VAPEX9100SE Electric Screen Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

For a while, Visual Apex has been in the business of selling affordable projectors from big manufacturers. Now, they are launching the VAPEX9100SE electric screen to accompany these projectors. Adrienne Maxwell puts it to the test. Read More

 
Elite Screens AcousticPro4K Screen Material Reviewed

Elite Screens AcousticPro4K Screen Material Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Video projection can often be the most affordable way to get a big screen performance. An example of this is the Elite Screens AcousticPro 4K material reviewed here by Andrew Robinson. Read on to find out how well it performs. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2012 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2012 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

It's that time of year again. The Home Theater Review staff has looked over all of the year's impressive offerings - of which there were many - and narrowed it down to what they believe to be the best of 2012. Read More

 
Dragonfly Motorized Tab Tension 100-inch, Matte White Film Screen Reviewed

Dragonfly Motorized Tab Tension 100-inch, Matte White Film Screen Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Dragonfly's 100-inch motorized tab tension screen with matte white material delivers a level of performance that is surprising, given the cost of the screen. Read on to find out more. Read More