In order for you a giant display screen, 4K decision is the best way to go, and there is not any greater display screen than a projector. Till not too long ago, 4K projection has been fearsomely costly, till, that’s, the $1,499 BenQ CineHome HT2550. It is the most cost effective mannequin we have seen but.
Specs-wise, the BenQ appears similar to the Optoma UHD60, however it manages to skim $500 from the worth. In contrast to the Optoma although, which affords pixel-shift know-how, the BenQ is true 4K, with over eight million particular person pixels.
THe HT2550 is able to a brightness of two,200 ANSI lumens and a (pretty low for DLP) distinction ratio of 10,000:1. Inputs embrace one 4K-compatible HDMI port with HDMI 2.zero/HDCP 2.2, plus one with HDMI 1.4a. The projector additionally has an analog D-Sub connection, although it has no composite or element analog ports.
Different specs embrace:
HDR10 format assist zero.47-inch TI DLP single-DMD chipImages as much as 300 inches BenQ CinematicColor know-how and a RGBRBG shade wheel 96 per cent of Rec. 709 shade gamutAuto keystone correction and 1.2x zoom USB sort A (1.5-amp energy) plus sort B for firmware updates3.5mm audio out and in 5-watt audio system Lamp life as much as 15,000 hours 3D suitable
As the primary really reasonably priced 4K projector we look ahead to seeing extra from the CineHome HT2550 — and hope this mannequin spurs additional competitors for budget-focused dwelling theater.
The BenQ CineHome HT2550 retails for $1,499 and is now out there for preorder from Amazon till Jan. 14 and at BenQ Direct.