Top 10 Home Theater Projectors > $1500

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This Top 10 Home Theater Projectors list features the most popular 1080p projectors greater than $1500. They are excellent projectors for Home Theater.

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Click to Compare 1.  Sony VPL-HW40ES
First Ship Date: May 2014
$2,499
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Brightness: 1700 Lumens
Contrast: n/a
Technology: 0.6" SXRD
Lamp Life: 2000 Hours
Audible Noise: 21 dB
Warranty: 3 Years
Click to Compare 2.  Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
First Ship Date: October 2013
$2,519
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Brightness: 2400 Lumens
Contrast: 600000:1
Technology: 0.7" 3 LCD
Lamp Life: 4000 Hours
Audible Noise: 32 dB
Warranty: 2 Years
Click to Compare 3.  Panasonic PT-AE8000
First Ship Date: September 2012
$2,182
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Brightness: 2400 Lumens
Contrast: 500000:1
Technology: 0.7" 3 LCD
Lamp Life: 4000 Hours
Audible Noise: 22 dB
Warranty: 2 Years
Click to Compare 4.  Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020e
First Ship Date: October 2012
$1,774
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Brightness: 2300 Lumens
Contrast: 40000:1
Technology: 0.6" 3 LCD
Lamp Life: 4000 Hours
Audible Noise: 32 dB
Warranty: 2 Years
Click to Compare 5.  Optoma HD91
First Ship Date: January 2014
$3,999
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Brightness: 1000 Lumens
Contrast: 500000:1
Technology: 0.7" DLP
Lamp Life: 20000 Hours
Audible Noise: 23 dB
Warranty: 3 Years
Click to Compare 6.  Sony VPL-HW55ES-B
First Ship Date: November 2013
  $3,999
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Brightness: 1700 Lumens
Contrast: 120000:1
Technology: 0.6" SXRD
Lamp Life: n/a
Audible Noise: 21 dB
Warranty: 3 Years
Click to Compare 7.  Sony VPL-HW50ES
First Ship Date: December 2012
$3,000
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Brightness: 1700 Lumens
Contrast: 100000:1
Technology: 0.6" SXRD
Lamp Life: n/a
Audible Noise: 21 dB
Warranty: 3 Years
Click to Compare 8.  Panasonic PT-AE7000
First Ship Date: October 2011
$2,599
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Brightness: 2000 Lumens
Contrast: 300000:1
Technology: 0.7" 3 LCD
Lamp Life: 4000 Hours
Audible Noise: n/a
Warranty: 1 Year
Click to Compare 9.  BenQ W7000
First Ship Date: December 2011
$1,930
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Brightness: 2000 Lumens
Contrast: 50000:1
Technology: DLP
Lamp Life: 2000 Hours
Audible Noise: 33 dB
Warranty: 1 Year
Click to Compare 10.  Epson PowerLite Pro Cinema 4030
First Ship Date: December 2013
$2,499
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Brightness: 2000 Lumens
Contrast: 120000:1
Technology: 0.7" 3 LCD
Lamp Life: 4000 Hours
Audible Noise: 32 dB
Warranty: 3 Years