Digital Projection Adds Two New High-Brightness Budget Laser Projectors to E-Vision Series


Digital Projection International (DPI) recently launched two new high-lumen, budget-oriented E-Vision laser projectors. Building on the success of the E-Vision Laser 8500, DPI debuted an E-Vision Laser 6500 and 7500. These displays bring a variety of price points, capabilities and installation flexibility to the already recognized E-Vision series. The E-Vision Laser 6500 is specified at […]

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New HIGHlite Laser II Projector From DPI Announced


Digital Projection International (DPI) recently unveiled the HIGHlite Laser II. New brightness thresholds, 110-volt capabilities and a newly-engineered electronics platform are all part of the Laser II. The HIGHlite Laser II brings a range of impressive improvements to the already popular HIGHlite Laser model. While maintaining its compelling 20,000 hours of illumination, the second-generation product […]

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Epson Ships Pro L1000-Series Laser-Phosphor Large Venue Projector Line


Epson today announced the new Pro L1000-Series of laser large venue projectors are now shipping. The Pro L1000-Series projectors are the first to integrate a laser-light source with an inorganic phosphor wheel and inorganic LCD panels for outstanding image quality, durability and reliability. The new 3LCD laser projectors come in six models ranging from 6,000 […]

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Epson Adds 4K, HDR and UHD Blu-ray to Three New Home Cinema Projectors


Epson Europe has introduced three new home theater projectors, the EH-TW7300, EH-TW9300, EH-TW9300W, which have been designed to offer 4K enhancement, UHD Blu-ray and high dynamic range support, motorized optics and lens position memory. These HDR compatible home cinema projectors combine the latest imaging technologies to bring movies to life with extra detail. They feature […]

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Epson Now Shipping Pro G7000-Series Large Venue Projectors


Epson today announced the new Epson Pro G7000-Series large venue projectors are now shipping. The new Pro G7000-Series features 8,000 lumens of color brightness and 8,000 lumens of white brightness and is the world’s first zero-offset ultra short-throw lens with 0.35 throw ratio. Perfect for digital signage applications as well as large venues like auditoriums, […]

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Eiki Debuts the EK-500U, EK-501W and EK-502X Projectors, Aimed at Meeting Rooms


Eiki has announced the EK-500 Series “Conference Room” projectors. The line includes the EK-500U, EK-501W and EK-502X, with all three models featuring inorganic LCD panels. The $5,595 Eiki EK-500U projector — the flagship of the EK-500 Series — features a spec of 5,100 ANSI lumens brightness with 90 percent uniformity and a 2500:1 contrast ratio. […]

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Hitachi Debuts 8,000-Lumen Laser-Phosphor WUXGA Projector


Hitachi Digital Media Group announces their first 8,000 lumen single-chip DLP laser projector in the form of the LP-WU9750B, a WUXGA 1920×1200 projector. Using a quad-drive laser engine (spec’d at 20K hours), the LP-WU9750B has a cooling system and heat-resistant phosphor wheel that allow the projector to be mounted in a 360-degree projection and portrait […]

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Epson Debuts a Wireless 4K HDR Projector for Under $3,000


Epson today announced two new home theater projectors, including the world’s first WirelessHD projector with 4K content support. The Home Cinema 5040UB and wireless Home Cinema 5040UBe feature 4K display capability (the projectors are native 1920×1080 but shifts each pixel diagonally by 0.5 pixels to double the resolution to 3840 x 2160) and high dynamic […]

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Epson Launches New Pro Cinema Projectors With 4K HDR Support


Epson today announced their new flagship home projector in the form of the Pro Cinema 6040UB and Pro Cinema 4040 featuring the company’s 4K Enhancement Technology (these projectors are native 1920×1080 but they shift each pixel diagonally by 0.5 pixels to double the resolution to 3840×2160) thus they accept a 4K input signal and display […]

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Sony Intros $2,000 1080p Projector With VPL-HW45ES


Sony Electronics announced the launch of its new Full HD 3D home theater projector, the VPL-HW45ES, aimed at home theaters. The VPL-HW45ES home theater projector uses Sony’s SXRD panels and advanced Reality Creation technology. Aimed at those taking their first step into the home projector market, the $2000 home theater projector has a front-facing exhaust […]

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Sony’s InfoComm Introductions Include Best LED-Based Video Wall EVER


Sony is literally blowing people away with their new Crystal LED technology. Sony’s new Canvas display system is a high-end visual display that re-defines the landscape for large-scale visual entertainment. The new technology, Crystal Light Emitting Diode Integrated Structure (CLEDIS), uses Sony’s ultrafine LEDs in a unique surface mounting structure as its light source to […]

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Panasonic Focuses on Visual Experiences at InfoComm 2016


Panasonic announces the launch of a wide range of visual systems technologies. The booth showcases the latest professional visual systems and professional video technologies through engaging demonstrations, including a new flagship 4K+ SOLID SHINE Laser 3-Chip DLP projector, high-impact projection mapping solutions, an ultra-narrow video-wall display featuring virtually invisible bezels, along with other new professional […]

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ViewSonic Debuts New Series of Laser Phosphor-Based Digital Projectors at InfoComm


ViewSonic introduces its new line of laser phosphor-based projectors for a bright and immersive experience for home entertainment, education, and business applications. The LS810, LS820, and LS830, of LS Series of projectors feature 0.25 ultra-short throw lenses, up to 20,000 hours of operation, 100,000:1 contrast ratio, 3D-ready capabilities, and PortAll – a hidden MHL/HDMI port […]

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Epson Expands Into Rental & Staging Market with 25,000 Lumen 3LCD Laser Projector


Epson today announced the US launch of the Pro L25000U installation laser projector – the world’s first 3LCD laser projector with 25,000 lumens of color brightness and 25,000 lumens of white brightness. As part of the new Pro L-Series laser projector line, the Pro L25000U integrates a sealed optical engine with laser-light source with an […]

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Christie Intro AP Series of Compact, Affordable Projectors


The new Christie AP Series of 3LCD projectors deliver 5,000 ANSI lumens in a compact and very affordable package. Both the Christie LW502 and Christie LWU502 deliver the Christie performance standard and HDBaseT (HDBT) single-cable connectivity for both digital signal and control. With the LW502 delivering 5,000:1 and LWU502 offering up to 10,000:1 contrast ratio, […]

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Eiki EK-810U/811W are 8000 Lumen Laser Projectors


Eiki International announces the new EK-810U WUXGA (1920×1200) and EK-811W WXGA (1280×800) Laser Projectors. Featuring 8,000-lumen brightness, a 100,000:1 contrast ratio, and the superior color performance resulting from the use of both blue and red lasers, the EK-810U/811W support versatile LAN control and carries the added benefit of an IP6X Dust Ingress Test rating for […]

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Ricoh Expands Projector Line at InfoComm 2016


At InfoComm 2016, RICOH is debuting the KU12000 projector, a WUXGA (1920×1200) resolution, HDMI, and HDBaseT projector spec’d at 12,000 lumens and six lens options. It will list for $18,869. The RICOH PJ XL4540 and WXL4540 are laser-based, short-throw projectors spec’d at 3,200 lumens of brightness. Resolution is XGA for the PJ XL4540 and WXGA […]

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BenQ Releases BlueCore DLP Laser Projector


BenQ America today unveiled an addition to its professional line of BlueCore laser light source projectors. Designed for large-venue professional installations such as entertainment applications, corporate meeting rooms, houses of worship, educational facilities and more, the LU9715 features an high brightness output of 8,000 lumens. Claiming to provide a significantly improved color performance through a […]

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Vivitek Debuts DU7090Z Laser Projector


Vivitek’s new DU7090Z laser projector is a single-chip DLP (with BrilliantColor) that’s spec’d at 6,000 ANSI lumens and uses a native 1920×1200 WUXGA resolution chip. Aimed at large meeting rooms as well as large-venue laser applications, it’s spec’d to last 20,000 hours and includes five optional lenses, horizontal and vertical lens shift, and a centred […]

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New Canon REALiS Short Throw Has 75 Percent Lens Shift


Canon’s new REALiS WUX450ST Pro AV is an LCoS-based projector (WUXGA 1920×1200 resolution)t hat not only outputs 4500 lumens but it does something no other short-throw does — allows you to adjust vertical lens-shift up to 75 percent off-axis. Thats outstanding and accommodates nearly any install of a short-throw projector. In addition, the REALiS WUX450ST […]

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Vivitek Launches New DH3331 Projector


Vivitek is expanding its D3000 series of projectors with the launch of its new DH3331, a 1080p projector aimed at corporate and education applications and spec’d at 5,000 ANSI lumens with a 10,000:1 contrast ratio. The DH3331 features new DICOM Simulation Mode making it ideal for viewing grayscale medical images — such as X-rays — […]

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Hitachi Intros 8000+ Series Projectors


Hitachi America added the 8000+ Series 3LCD projectors to its high-end projector line up: CP-X8800, CP-WX8650, CP-WX8750, CP-WU8600 and CP-WU8700. The 8000+ Series projectors have HDBaseT inputs, multiple interchangeable lenses, Accentualizer and High Dynamic Contrast Range (HDCR), Image Optimizer technology as well as 360 rotation capability. Brightness specs range between 6000 to 8000 lumens, depending […]

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Barco Intros New Line of Laser-Phosphor Projectors for Simulation


Barco just launched a new family of solid-state (laser) projectors to the simulation market. This new family of laser-phosphor projectors will exist alongside their LED range. The F90 — the first projector to be launched in this family — is spec’d at 13,000 lumens and up to 4K UHD (3840×2160) resolution. The F90 series was […]

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BenQ’s Intros New MH530 Colorific Home Projector


BenQ America today introduced the latest addition to its Colorific home entertainment projector lineup, the MH530. The MH530 is native 1920×1080, has SmartEco technology, 3D functionality and HDMI connectivity. The MH530 is spec’d to have 10,000:1 contrast ratio and 3,200 ANSI lumens of brightness. The BenQ SmartEco technology uses what they call dynamic power saving […]

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Vivitek Adds Three Projectors for Small Business and Education


Vivitek just launched the D830 series that includes three models; the DH833 and DX831 (spec’d at 4500 ANSI lumens and the DW832 at 5,000 ANSI lumens at resolutions of 1080p, XGA or WXGA, respectively. The new Vivitek D830 series includes analog and digital (HDMI and MHL) connectivity and claim a contrast ratio of 15,000:1 and […]

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Hitachi Introduces First Solid-State DLP Laser Projector


Hitachi America introduced the LP-WU9750B model, their first solid-state laser projector. The single-chip DLP-based WUXGA 1920×1200 resolution projectors aimed at large auditoriums, conference rooms, museums and concert or stage productions as it claims to have 8,000 ANSI lumens light output and a 20,000:1 contrast ratio. Like all other solid-state projectors on the market, the engine […]

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Canon Debuts New Laser Projector and Lens Line


Canon has introduced the LX-MU800Z, the company’s first single-chip DLP Projector with a Laser-Phosphor light source spec’d at 20,000 hours of operation to reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO). Additional key features on the LX-MU800Z projector include native WUXGA (1920×1200) resolution, a spec of up-to-8000 lumens, a dynamic contrast ratio up to 10,500:1, and […]

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EPSON Debuts 12,000 Lumen 3LCD Laser-Phosphor Projector Using Inorganic Color-Wheel and Panels


You are no long forced to buy a DLP projector if you want laser-phosphor. Two months ago, at the ISE show in Amsterdam, Epson launched the world’s-first laser-phosphor 3LCD projector line that not only lasts for (and is warranted for) 20,000 hours, but can garner a 12,000 lumen light output. The Pro L1505U large-venue projector […]

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