Optoma’s Newest Projector Aimed at Both Corporate and House of Worship Installs


Optoma today announced two new ProScene projectors – the WU615T and EH615T are WUXGA (1920×1200) and 1080p, respectively, fixed lens projectors that are specifically aimed at both the corporate and houses of worship markets. These new Optoma ProScene projectors both have 1.8x zoom (throw Ratio: 1.2 – 2.16:1), 360-degree and portrait mode operation, four corner geometric correction, vertical and horizontal lens shifts and keystone […]

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Optoma Intros New Line of High Brightness Projectors for Classroom and Corporate Environments


Optoma today announced five new projectors designed to bring high brightness into classrooms, corporate boardrooms and multipurpose offices: the WU465, EH465, EH460ST, W460 and X460. The Optoma WU465 and Optoma EH465 are WUXGA (1920×1200) and 1920×1080 HD resolution projector spec’d at 4,800 lumens of brightness, a 20,000:1 contrast ratio and a 1: 1.5x zoom ratio. Pricing is $1,299 and $1,199, respectively. The Optoma EH460ST is 1920×1080 HD […]

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Optoma Debuts 4000 Lumen Education and Meeting Room Projectors


Optoma today announced three new projectors designed for large classroom, corporate meeting room and training lab settings. The Optoma EH400+, W400+ and X400+ all feature a spec of 4,000 lumens and 22,000:1 contrast ratio and are integrated with Wall Color Adjustment Allowing you to adjust the projected image to accommodate different color walls — so you don’t have to use a screen. With a 1.3x […]

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Optoma’s New IntelliGO-S1 Android-Based Mobile Video Projector Is 720p


Optoma has launched the IntelliGO-S1 — a projector that includes the Android OS with Aptoide Open Source App store features more than 700,000 apps, including Amazon, HBO GO, Hulu, Netflix, Pandora and Spotify, all downloadable to the projector’s 8 GB memory. A built-in media player also enables easy playback via USB drive or Micro SD […]

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Optoma Disrupts 4K UHD Home Projector Market – How Will Other Manufacturers React? 


By Darren Taylor Futuresource Consulting For the past few years, 4K projection has been the reserve of digital cinema, high-end Pro AV and premium home cinema applications, primarily due to high cost of the light engines. However, key component supplier Texas Instruments (producing around half of the world’s front projector light engines) demonstrated a lower-cost 4K UHD DLP […]

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Optoma Debuts UHZ65 Laser Phosphor 4K Projector for $4,999


At InfoComm, Optoma introduced two new 4K UHD resolution (3840×2160) projectors to bring the ultimate in crisp, sharp images to the market. With the laser phosphor-based Optoma UHZ65, the $4,999. In addition, the company unveiled availability and pricing for its 4K500 lamp-based 4K UHD projector at $6,999. The UHZ65 is spec’d at 2,800 lumens, a 1,500,000:1 contrast ratio, compatibility with HDR10 and […]

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Optoma Intros Two Native 4K Projectors Under $2,500


Optoma is announcing two industry firsts today. The Optoma UHD60 and UHD65 are native 4K projectors, with both models below $2,500. The Optoma UHD60 and UHD65 are both 3840×2160 UHD resolution, include High Dynamic Range (HDR) compatibility using HDR10, along with REC.2020 wide color gamut and DCI-P3 coverage. They feature vertical lens shift and a […]

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Optoma Unveils Two 4K Projectors (One for Less Than $3,000) and a New Pico Projector Too


Optoma is launching a few products this week — one is a native 4K projector. Dubbed the Optoma 4K UST (Ultra Short Throw), it’s a native 3,840×2,160 laser projector with HDR10 wide color gamut, an ultra short throw of just 0.18 for up to a 140-inch image size from just inches away and it’s priced […]

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Optoma Launches Redesigned Line of Projectors Built for Small Business, Education and Corporate Markets


Optoma today announced 10 new and redesigned projectors aimed at education, small business and corporate markets. The new projectors are: Optoma S321 is an entry-level SVGA projector designed for small classrooms and meeting rooms. It has 3,200 lumens of brightness and a 22,000:1 contrast ratio, weighs four pounds, has a VGA input, and costs $289. […]

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Optoma Launches HD27 Home Theater Projector


Optoma today is launching its HD27 1080p home theater projector. With new color modes an improved lamp life and a smaller form factor, Optoma claims the HD27 is capable of displaying sRGB and rec.709 color modes. In addition, lamp life is 8,000 hours. Spec’d to be  25,000:1: contrast ratio, the single-chip DLP projector is native […]

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Optoma Unveils Laser Phosphor Projectors for ProAV and Home Markets


Optoma at InfoComm today unveiled two new single-chip DLP laser phosphor projectors for the ProAV and home markets. The company’s yet to be named 4K UHD DLP ultra short throw laser projector claims to be a first of its kind (see below why), and the Optoma ZU510T WUGXA DLP laser projector features 5,500 lumens and […]

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Optoma Shows ProAV Product and Application Innovation at InfoComm 2016


Optoma is showcasing new and top-selling ProAV projection products in a variety of creative applications at its InfoComm booth (C5911) this week. From dome and arch displays to interactivity and edge blending, the company is focused on providing innovative solutions with maximum flexibility for the ProAV market. In partnership with OmniSpace, a provider of immersive […]

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Optoma Launches Ultra-Light, Short Throw Projector Aimed at Both Business and Home


Optoma has introduced an ultra-portable ML750ST short throw WXGA (1280×800) one-chip DLP projector with LED lighting — aiming it for both home and commercial use — but it’s limited to 700 lumens. It’s priced at $550. Weighing in at under one pound, the ML750ST offers all of the same features as its miniscule ML750 predecessor […]

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Optoma Launches New Install Line


Optoma this week launched ProScene, a new brand name that basically puts all its high-output, high-resolution projectors for install under one product family. The ProScene line will comprise all of Optoma’s current and recently announced Install projectors. This includes all models with brightness levels ranging from 4,000 to 7,000 ANSI lumens: the EH7700, TH7500-NL, TW865-NL, […]

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Optoma Introduces Four High-Brightness Projectors


At InfoComm, Optoma introduced four new high-brightness DLP projectors. The four install projectors include the 7,000-lumen, dual-lamp flagship EH7700, as well as the 6,000-lumen X605, and two 5,000-lumen models, the EH505 and W505. Optoma’s WUXGA resolution, dual-lamp EH7700 is the company’s first 7,000-lumen model, and offers the ultimate flexibility and reliability. Both 350W P-VIP lamps […]

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PMA Says Epson, Sony and Optoma Top Selling High-end and New Era Projectors


For more than a dozen years, Pacific Media Associates (PMA) has collected monthly sell-through data from leading North American projector dealers, retailers, web resellers and distributors. The company’s Tracking Service family of monthly reports offers timely sell-through data and analysis on unit sales, true volume-weighted street prices, and inventories of front projectors for these channels. […]

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Optoma Enters-6000 Lumen Projector Market


At InfoComm, Optoma introduced a 6000-ANSI lumen TW865-3D, a 3D projector with interchangeable lenses that’s designed for large venue applications and auditoriums.  Claiming to be the only DLP projector in its class with a center lens design and 360-degree operation, the TW865-3D comes pre-calibrated for specific settings, including classroom, presentation and DICOM. Users have a […]

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Optoma Adds Its EcoBright Line of Projectors


Optoma has expanded its EcoBright line of lamp-free projectors with two LED projectors — the 300-lumen TL30W and the 500-lumen TL50W. Aimed at mobile users, both projectors offer Wi-Fi and come with a built-in MS Office Viewer. MS Office Viewer supports the most commonly-used Microsoft Office files, including past and present versions of PowerPoint, Word, […]

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