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Epson Delivers Big-Screen Home Entertainment for Under $360Epson Home Cinema Projectors Offer Bright and Compact Full HD at a Fraction of the Price of TVs
“If you’re shopping on a budget or for a small space, ditch the traditional TV for an Epson Home Cinema projector to enjoy immersive, life-size entertainment,” said Rodrigo Catalan, senior product manager, Projectors, Epson America.“Epson projectors offer creative solutions with a host of benefits –from the compact, coffee-table friendly design, to delivering huge, high-quality images, as well as connected home integration, portability, and setup flexibility.”
With the Home Cinema 660, 760HD and 1060, users can easily connect Blu-ray players, gaming consoles or streaming devices via HDMI®to enjoy favorite content. The Home Cinema 1060 adds MHL® support via one of the two HDMI ports(2), enabling users to simply source content from phones or tablets, as well as other MHL-supported devices like the Roku® Streaming Stick(3). In addition, Epson 3LCD projectors deliver remarkable color accuracy, with up to 3x Higher Color Brightness(4)and up to 3x Wider Color Gamut(5) over competitive DLP projectors.
Home Cinema 660, 760HD and 1060 Key Features:
•Images up to 300-inches–Life-size images 25 times larger than a 60-inch flat panel
•High Color and White Brightness –Ideal for a variety of lighting conditions, the projectors offer up to 3,300 lumens of equal color and white brightness(1)for vibrant images
•Built-in Sound and Installation Flexibility –The compact projectors fit seamlessly into living rooms and include built-in sound for HD entertainment right out of the box
•All-digital HDMI Connectivity –Connect a cable/satellite box, Blu-ray Disc® player, gaming console or streaming device
•Remarkable Color Accuracy–Epson delivers up to 3x Higher Color Brightness(4) and 3x Wider Color Gamut(5) over competitive DLP projectors
•Innovative 3LCD Technology –Amazing action scenes with no rainbow effect
•Dynamic Contrast Ratio–Up to 15,000:1 for rich detail in dark scenes
•Easy-Slide Horizontal Image Correction –Place the projector virtually anywhere
•Instant Off®–Quickly power down the projectors; no cool-down time
•Portable Design –Lightweight and easy to use, the projectors are versatile enough for a range of applications –from backyard movie nights and big-game parties to gaming nights and more
Availability and Support
The Home Cinema 660 ($359 MSRP), Home Cinema 760HD ($549 MSRP)and Home Cinema 1060($649 MSRP) are available now through select retailers, e-tailers and the Epson online store. Each projector comes with Epson’s industry leading service and support, including toll-free access to Epson’s PrivateLine® priority technical support. The Home Cinema 660, 760HD and 1060 include a two-year limited warranty and two business day replacement with free shipping.
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, smart glasses, sensing systems and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics. Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 72,000 employees in 88 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impacts.
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1. Color brightness (color light output) and white brightness (white light output) will vary depending on usage conditions. Color light output measured in accordance with IDMS 15.4; white light output measured in accordance with ISO 21118.
2. Includes one Mobile High-Definition Link®(MHL) HDMI Port.
3. Roku Streaming stick allows you to watch content from popular Internet streaming services. Roku’s Streaming Stick is only available in the U.S.
4. Color brightness (color light output) in brightest mode, measured by a third-party lab in accordance with IDMS 15.4. Color brightness will vary depending on usage conditions. Top-selling Epson 3LCD projectors versus top-selling 1-chip DLP projectors basedon PMA Research sales data for Dec. 2015 through Nov. 2016.
5. Gamut volume in brightest mode, measured by a third-party lab in 3D in the CIE L*a*b* coordinate space. Top-selling Epson 3LCD projectors versus top-selling 1-chip DLP projectors based on PMA Research sales data for Dec. 2015 through Nov. 2016.
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