projector

  1. G

    Projector upgrade

    Looking to upgrade my Epson 9700 to 4K. Considering the Epson 6050 or Sony vw295. Thoughts or any suggestions that would be better for under $5k?
  2. Steve_Smith

    Apartment projector screen

    Short story - I had a LG 55' 3DTV (passive glasses) which died last year (taking about 90 3D Blu ray titles with it), but after talking with someone I know I got the urge to try one more time before prices go even higher, and to be real honest I missed watching those 3D films. :) I've never...
  3. Gregory Pauswinski

    In the market for a 4k projector

    Hi! I'm setting up a proper Home Theater room and looking to replace my current HD projector and go 4k. In a perfect world, I'd get something that supported all of the HDR formats, but I don't think such a thing exists. I don't even see a lot that support Dolby Vision. My budget is...
  4. PMBen

    Issue with projector JVC RS35

    Hello everyone! I have a JVC RS35 projector, and I'm very happy with it so far. My only complaint is that sometimes, when a single shot includes very bright areas next to very dark ones, the light from the bright areas seems to affect the darker areas, making them look slightly washed out. It...
  5. W

    New Home Theatre Set-up - Projector issue

    Hi Guys, Building my first Home Theatre and struck a little issue....purchased a Epson TW5300 projector for a ceiling mount and the throw to a screen of 2550mm wide in 16:9 is only about 3.7m. The room is 5m long and with screen I wanted a throw distance of about 4.7m. Setup noggins at the...
  6. lipets

    Buying projector & screen

    I have a optima HD25E, for last 6 years works good Now doing new home, want a 10' wide ceiling drop screen, lots to pick from the room is 14' wide and 28' long | Ceiling height is 10' Screen Sugestions? I know the HD25 had set focal length if about 15' due to room depth Now with this long...
  7. John Dirk

    SVS/Axiom Speakers And Panasonic Projector

    Hello HTF members - I have the below items available. All speakers are black ash and in excellent condition. One of the Prime Tower grills has a crack in the plastic but still perfectly fits the speaker. Panasonic projector will include an extra bulb however both do have significant hours...
  8. O

    What projector should i get?

    Hello! I'm looking for a new projector, I currently have a Liesegang dv 245 so it's around 15 years old and it works great but the fan is very loud and the picture quality is not the greatest so I think it is time to upgrade to something greater. I have a small dark room that i use it in with a...
  9. MikeSme

    help choosing NEC NP-PA500 or Epson Cinema 550 projector?

    Epson Cinema 550: $175 1400 lumen 3000:1 contrast or- NEC NP-PA500x: $350 5000 lumen 2000:1 contrast in the process of wiring the ceiling, (9' height) I can hang them at any distance back from the screen. it's a "110 electric DRAPER Cinescreen. Thanks.
  10. T

    Whats the best projector under $500?

    Hello all! This is my first post and I have a question at the spot. I am a gamer and I am looking to enhance my gaming experience with a projector. For this, I am looking for a projector under $500. I don't know what things to consider before buying a projector. Because I never own a...
  11. B

    Delay in signal loading on new projector?

    I recently bought a Epson Home Cinema 4010 3LCD Home Theatre Projector for my home theater. It's mounted on the ceiling and connected to an Onkyo TX-SR607 A/V unit via BlueRigger in-Wall High Speed HDMI Cable - 35 Feet (10 M) - CL3 Rated - Supports [email protected], Ultra HD, 3D, 1080p, Ethernet and...
  12. Bryan^H

    Vava 4K UST Laser projector

    Well it is official, the 3D update is finally coming (about 1:35 into the video) And I love what the company says about the possibility of making the white unit black with a cover solution. They are taking all the right steps for customer satisfaction. From price point, to continued updating...
  13. W

    Set Projector for Two Different Screen Sizes

    [New member, first post in forum] I have been using a projector for my home theater system for several years now, and am due upgrading to a new projector. My system is fairly automated, and I always think about innovative ideas to add new capabilities to my system. Lately, I have been thinking...
  14. I

    LG HW300T Projector with dead inputs

    I have used my LG HW300T Projector for years and it has worked fine. However, about two months ago the HDMI port refuses to work. The VGA port does work The projector itself powers on and the projected image is fine, the built-in "smart" functions work as they should, the built-in USB port...
  15. I

    Cheaper, Used native 1080p or 720p projector on a budget

    I am looking for a cheaper, used native 1080p or 720p projector with HDMI from a good company (BenQ, Viewsonic, Optoma) to replace the one that unexpectedly broke. I wanted to eventually replace the projector that broke with a 4K one when we moved to a bigger place in a year, but since my...
  16. rick3r

    How to switch to real 4k 120hz on a projector + all digital?

    Hello, I have a setup that is actually nice, for 1080p. 112 inch GrandView Prestige series screen BenQ w1070 projector a computer running Plex media server, with no special graphic card besides onboard, with many TBs of space For a long time, I would like to resolve 2 issues that annoys me...
  17. Jeff Cooper

    Any way to cap frame rate on PS4? (Projector + HDR issue)

    I have an EPSON 'faux-K' projector (native 1080p, but does 4K by pixel-shifting). This projector can only do 4K HDR at 30fps or lower. This works just fine for UHD movies, as I play them at 24fps. However for PS4 games that use HDR (Horizon Zero Dawn, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, etc). I...
  18. Sarah Matheson

    Performance on 1080p 4K conversion projector?

    Hey guys, I'm looking at the Optoma HD27HDR. 50,000:1 contrast ratio 1.1x zoom 3400 lumens It's hard to judge overall performance on so many variables - would you guys say that a conversion projector's performance is more similar to a 1080p or 4k projector?
  19. Hal Masonberg

    Recommendations on Projector and screen for a film series in art gallery.

    I have a friend who is looking to install a large screen (140 or 150 diagonal) and projector in a professional art gallery. This isn't a business with a lot of money and so I'm looking for suggestions on inexpensive screens and projectors that are still good enough to make this happen. At the...
  20. JSHeacock

    Has anyone seen or purchased a Vava UST Projector?

    https://www.vava.com/p/4k-ultra-short-throw-laser-projector This looks pretty amazing and has a very nice price. I was interested in hearing from anyone who may have seen this projector in action or better yet, owns one.
  21. K

    Problem With projector hitachi cp 3011x

    Dear, have a video projector that I have used for about 40 hours. But I didn t use it for years after that. When I used it again many years after letting it in its case, few minutes after turning on, it give some Kind of purple patchs. I publish a link to youtube to let you see how it looks. If...
  22. W

    Vankyo V600 Projector

    Hello, Just curious if anyone here has the Vankyo V600 projector and if you could share your thoughts on it? Thanks for any help!
  23. I

    InFocus IN76 Projector Problems *Video Attached

    My InFocus IN76 is having a problem. Here is a link to the video on Youtube. I click the button to turn it on, the fans spin up, the color wheel spins up and the light turns on. The problem is the light is dim and it shows a clear screen, not a blue or white projected screen, but clear, like...
  24. Robert_Zohn

    Optoma CinemaX P1 4K UHD/HDR Short Throw Laser Projector

    Optoma's CinemaX P1 4K UHD/HDR Short Throw Laser Projector is scheduled to launch in the USA on September 15, 2019. Here's the .pdf spec sheet. Optoma states the peak luminance at up to 3,000 Nits. 4K refresh rate is 30Hz and the CinemaX P1 uses TI's .47 DMD DLP and an eight segment RGB...
  25. D

    Should I buy a 1080 projector in 2019

    hi, I am planning a HT for my home. Dilemma is between buying a Sony 1080 or a 4 K projector. For a viewing distance of 15 feet, and a screen size of 150 inches, will I be able to discern difference between 4K and 1080? Thanks a lot in advance!!
  26. Robert_Zohn

    LG HU85L 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector launch demo event at VE

    Proud to announce that LG selected our company to be the launch partner for their new dual laser 4K HDR UST projector, HU85LA. LG's first allocation is scheduled to arrive in our store this Thursday, July 25th and our launch demo event is scheduled for Saturday, August 3rd. Hope to see many...
  27. Defiance

    Advice Needed - Screen Size

    I have a room that is going to be used for a home theater and I am trying to figure out what size and aspect ratio the screen should be. The projector would likely be an Epson 6050 The wall is 150" wide, and I using a pair of Focal Sopra No2 speakers for the LR and a Sopra Center. I figure...
  28. super dave

    New Projector

    My screen is 87x37 2.35 format. My projector is going to be around 18 feet back. I have around $500 to spend, but I can't find a projector that will throw this far. Everyone I'm finding wants me from 10 to 12 feet away, any idea's
  29. V

    Help me adjusting my projector

    I am mounting Optoma WU515ST to a ceiling and currently I am getting this shape. Please help me how do I adjust my projector so that the shape becomes square rectangle? Please see my attached image. The white grid lines is the current showing. I like it to be like the red rectangle
  30. KingBob

    Projector video "refreshing"

    Sorry, I couldn't think of how to explain it. This has been happening for a while now. I think I might know what causes it, but need to figure out how to resolve. I will hold back my thought and let you guys weigh in and see if others come to the same conclusion. I have a newer projector and...