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Jun 15, 2010

Runco enters Digital Cinema market with Digital cinema concierge service

Runco has been a pioneer in the custom install space since their inception, which is why you're bound to find more Runco products in many of today's award winning home theaters than any other brand. Runco is aiming to take their CI dominance a step further with the announcement of their new Digital Cinema Concierge Service. Continue Reading

Jun 11, 2010

Mitsubishi Electric Introduces 3D-Ready Wide-Screen and Short-Throw Portable Projectors

Portable projectors are rapidly growing in popularity and for good reason for they allow you to take the big screen experience on the road whether it be for entertainment or business. Looking to cash in on the growing trend is Mitsubishi and their new lineup of 3D and portable projectors. Continue Reading

Jun 11, 2010

New XD8100U and WD8200U 24-7 Continuous Use Dual-Lamp Projectors from Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America

Mitsubishi's digital electronics sector has announced two new high-brightness, dual lamp DLP projectors for 24-7 continuous use applications such as signage, retail displays etc. No word on how or if any of the technology used in either the XD8100U or WD8200U will make it into some of Mitsubishi's consumer products. Continue Reading

Jun 07, 2010

Sanyo Introduces Two Short-Focus 3D Ready Projectors

Sometimes you don't need to project a huge image. Sometimes 80 inches will do you good. Thankfully, SANYO has figured out a way to project an 80-inch diagonal image without having to position the projector half way out into your room. They've put this technology into two, all-new short focus projectors and gave them both 3D capabilities for good measure. Continue Reading

May 01, 2010

SANYO's New PLV-Z4000 Three LCD Projector

SANYO has been on a roll with their consumer grade LCD projectors having garnered plenty of press and praise from consumers and AV publications alike. Their new PLV-z4000 projector continues in the tradition of its predecessors, offering 120Hz processing, full HD resolution including 1080p24 support and higher light output. Continue Reading
SANYO's New PLV-Z4000 Three LCD Projector

Apr 19, 2010

SIM2 Offers Five Year Lamp Warranty For CX3 Lumis Projectors

SIM2 has decided to extend a five year lamp warranty to the company's CX3 Lumis projectors, which are compact three-chip DLP-based projection systems. The warranty terms are very simple and favorable. Continue Reading
SIM2 Offers Five Year Lamp Warranty For CX3 Lumis Projectors

Mar 28, 2010

ProjectionDesign Adds 3D Projector to Blue Brain Project

A Norwegian company, projectiondesign, came forward with a projector that was used to present the Blue Brain Project (BBP), a worldwide effort dealing with anatomic research. The projector is the F10 A53D active stereo 3D DLP model. Continue Reading
ProjectionDesign Adds 3D Projector to Blue Brain Project

Mar 22, 2010

JVC Adds $150,000 4k Video Projector To Its Lineup

When 1080p isn't enough, you go to 2K resolution. When that isn't enough? It's time to step it up to 4K resolution. And with the 10 MegaPixel DLA-SH7NLG D-ILA projector, JVC has got you covered. Continue Reading
JVC Adds $150,000 4k Video Projector To Its Lineup

Mar 07, 2010

Four More Runco Projectors Get Tough New THX Certification

THX Certification is often held up as the pinnacle of quality by many. Now, four Runco projectors have undergone the evaluation process and come out on the other side bearing the approval and official certification of THX. Continue Reading
Four More Runco Projectors Get Tough New THX Certification

Feb 20, 2010

InFocus ScreenPlay 8602 Home Theater Projector Now Shipping

Who wouldn't want to watch their favorite movies and/or sporting events in glorious HD at 300-inches diagonal? Thanks to InFocus' new ScreenPlay 8602 projector consumers can do precisely that. Read all about InFocus' newest projector here. Continue Reading
InFocus ScreenPlay 8602 Home Theater Projector Now Shipping

Dec 06, 2009

Runco's Lampless LED Projectors Need No Bulb, Saves Energy

The new QuantumColor DLP projectors from Runco employ an LED-based lighting system, as opposed to the traditional lamp design. No bulb means no bulb to replace, and LEDs reduce power consumption. These projectors also feature Runco's Personal Color Equalizer to precisely customize color. Continue Reading
Runco's Lampless LED Projectors Need No Bulb, Saves Energy

Dec 01, 2009

SIM2's New LED Projector Is Released

The new Mico 50 DLP projector from SIM2 uses an LED lighting system instead of a traditional lamp-based design. In addition to being more eco-friendly, an LED light source is better able to output a pure, narrow light spectrum, which allows for better efficiency and color matching. Continue Reading
SIM2's New LED Projector Is Released

Nov 01, 2009

New High End Runco LED Projectors Save Energy

Runco's new QuantumColor series of projectors use a lampless LED technology, paired with a cool trick or two designed by Runco, to limit the amount of energy consumption but not hurt the light output. Continue Reading
New High End Runco LED Projectors Save Energy

Oct 25, 2009

SANYO's New Two Lamp Projector

In the battle for bigger and brighter images SANYO has done what few have done before. Add a second lamp. SANYO's new PLC-XF1000 utilizes two lamps for a reported brightness of 12,000 ANSI Lumens and a contrast ratio of 4,000:1. Not bad. The XF1000 also features SANYO's QuaDrive optical engine for exceptional color reproduction. Continue Reading
SANYO's New Two Lamp Projector

Oct 19, 2009

Sony Introduces The New VPL-VW85 Video Projector

Ever since the release of their now infamous "Pearl" projector Sony's been on a roll, releasing update after successful update since. Now, with the release of their new VPL-VW85, Sony looks to expand their front projection dominance with what is arguably the best, most affordable, SXRD projector they've ever made. Continue Reading
Sony Introduces The New VPL-VW85 Video Projector

Oct 16, 2009

SANYO Donates Its 3,000,000th Projector Sold

Not many manufactures can claim the kind of sales numbers SANYO is about to celebrate. Three million, that's right, SANYO has successfully manufactured and sold three million front projectors and to celebrate they're giving it away. Continue Reading
SANYO Donates Its 3,000,000th Projector Sold

Oct 12, 2009

Panasonic's New PT-AE4000U $2,495 1080p Projector

Panasonic has been behind some of the finest, most affordable, 3 LCD HD front projectors for years and their new PT-AE4000U is the latest in the storied line of products. Read all about its new features and performance specs in this news story. Continue Reading
Panasonic's New PT-AE4000U $2,495 1080p Projector

Sep 22, 2009

Runco Releases New "Affordable" LightStyle Projectors

Runco has largely been on the forefront of the ultra expensive, exclusively custom install projector market. While they're not about to lay off the latter they do plan to offer some more affordable products as part of their new LightStyle series of front projectors. Continue Reading
Runco Releases New

Sep 13, 2009

JVC's New Line of D-ILA Projectors Are ISF Approved and Boast High Contrast

JVC, makers of the finest D-ILA projectors around, have announced their new line of front projectors. Each are ISF (Imaging Science Foundation) approved and have increased contrast ratios over the outgoing models. The new line of HD front projectors consists of six new models. Continue Reading
JVC's New Line of D-ILA Projectors Are ISF Approved and Boast High Contrast

Sep 01, 2009

Runco Introduces New VX-33i and VX-33s Projectors

Runco has never been shy about building cost-no-object front projectors; in fact, they've built their reputation on it. With the introduction of their new VX-33i and VX-33s HD front projectors they're about to take the concept of absolute performance to the next level. Continue Reading
Runco Introduces New VX-33i and VX-33s Projectors

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