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#1 of 3 Peter Keeling

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Posted July 20 2004 - 08:15 AM

After many attempts to convince my dad to let us build a home theater, i have been sucessful. We are moving into a new house, and supposedly there is plenty of space in the basement to build a HT. I have talked him into about a $12,000 budget, of which I want to spend around 4-5 on a projector. I was thinking an infocus screenplay 7200 or the BenQ pe7800, but I would like to know what you guys think is the best projector at around 4-5 thousand.

Thanks for the help,
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#2 of 3 Max Leung

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Posted July 20 2004 - 06:10 PM

For DLP, the Benq 8700 is a favorite - very popular recently. I also hear very good things about the Epson 500 and the Yamaha LPX-510, both of which are considered the best LCD projectors. I'm not sure if the latter two are in the $4-5K range though.

I have a Benq 8700 myself...I love it! All I need is a hushbox and it'll be perfect...well, perfect for the price anyways. Posted Image
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#3 of 3 Don Solosan

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Posted July 20 2004 - 07:12 PM

Have you been to projectorcentral.com? They're a good source of info and I found them very helpful.




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