Elite Screens has announced the availability of three new screen solutions for applications ranging from home theater to business and classroom, from long throw to ultra-short throw.

Suitable for home theater or, as Elite Screens puts it, high-level conference rooms, the Kestrel Tab-Tension 3 Series is a floor-rising electric projection screen. It uses scissor-backed cross risers—that can raise or lower in 15 seconds—paired with a tab-tension design that keeps the screen taut and ripple-free.

Elite Screens NPA Kestrel
Elite Screens Kestrel Series 3 with undoctored projected image display.

The ISF-certified Kestrel Series 3 CineWhite X screen material is 1.2 gain and performs best in a light-controlled environment. It is designed for use with throw ratios ranging from ultra-short to standard/long, and it is compatible with 4K, HDR, and Active 3D. It provides a uniform picture from wide viewing angles, never reaching half-gain (at 85 degrees off-axis the CineWhite X gain is 0.8). Four-side black masking absorbs any projector overshoot (such as the gray border on DLP projectors). The 16:9 screen is available in 122-, 133-, and 150-inch diagonal sizes. Pricing starts at $2,999 and it comes with a 2-year ENR-G warranty (3-year for Educational, Non-profit, Religious, or Government/Military organizations) and lifetime tech support through email or web chat.

Elite Screens NPA Light On CLR
Elite Screens Light-On CLR 3 Series with undoctored image display from an Elite Projector MosicGo projector.

One of two new Ambient Light Rejecting (ALR) screens is the portable Light-On CLR 3 Series, that comes in either a 55-inch 4:3 tripod or 60-inch 16:9 folding frame version. Both frame options come with a carrying bag. The screen material is designed to absorb up to 90% of overhead lighting while still allowing for a bright image from wide viewing angles. It is meant for ultra-short throw projectors only and has the same 2-year/3-year ENR-G warranty. It has a starting price of $499.

From the Elite ProAV side, the Presenter Pro Riser CineGrey 4D Series is a motorized floor-rising ALR screen that uses the same scissor-backed design as the Kestrel Series 3 above. The ceiling light rejecting CineGrey 4D 1.1 gain material eliminates 63% of ambient light. The heavy-duty black aluminum housing has handles on each side for easier transport for mobile presentation. Built-in are both infrared and radio frequency receivers (and both IR and RF remotes are included) and there's a 12v trigger to pair with a projector's on/off power cycle.

Elite Screens NPA Presenter Pro
Elite ProAV Presenter Pro Riser CineGrey 4D with undoctored projected image.

The Presenter Pro Riser CineGrey 4D is designed for use with standard/long throw projectors only, and comes in 126-, 133-, and 150-inch 16:9 aspect ratio sizes. It has a 5-year warranty and a 5% discount is available for qualifying educational, non-profit, religious, and government/military organizations.


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