Epson Unveils New Line of Ultra-Bright Pro Cinema Projectors for the CI Market


Epson has unveiled an expanded line of Full HD 1080p Ultra-Bright Pro Cinema Projectors: the Epson Pro Cinema G6970WU, Pro Cinema G6570WU...

Epson has unveiled an expanded line of Full HD 1080p Ultra-Bright Pro Cinema Projectors: the Epson Pro Cinema G6970WU, Pro Cinema G6570WU, Pro Cinema 4855WU, and wireless Pro Cinema 1985. Featuring up to 6,000 lumens of color brightness and 6,000 lumens of white brightness, Epson’s latest projectors provide custom installers, sports and AV enthusiasts versatile solutions specifically designed to provide exceptional image quality and wireless connectivity in large, open ambient light environments that compete directly with traditional flat panels. [caption id="attachment_10931" align="alignleft" width="400"]Epson Bright Pro Cinema Projector in action. Epson Ultra-Bright Pro Cinema Projector in action.[/caption] Designed with custom installers in mind, the Pro Cinema G6970WU, G6570WU and 4855WU are equipped with a suite of advanced features for easy installation and flexible setup, including vertical and horizontal lens shift, centered lens design and Arc Correction. In addition, Faroudja DCDi Cinema technology produces state-of-the-art image quality without introducing artifacts. These versatile performers can even project content from two HD connections, side by side, with the Split Screen3 function. For added value and customization, the three models include a ceiling mount and extra lamp. The Pro Cinema G6970WU and G6570WU offer a total of six lenses each – standard, rear, two middle and one long-throw – enabling installers to choose the lens best suited for the space. A quick- release lever provides fast, easy lens exchange. Cutting edge HDBaseT connectivity, ideal for large home installations, integrates full HD video, audio, network and control commands into a single Cat-5/6 cable that may be extended up to 328 feet – significantly reducing installation costs by eliminating additional cables, signal repeaters and labor. The Pro Cinema G6970WU and G6570WU offer seamless control protocol support and are compatible with Crestron, AMX, Extron XTP and Control4 Simple Device Discovery Protocol. For extra flexibility, the Pro Cinema G6970WU adds HD-SDI (Serial Digital Interface) connectivity to extend the signal 300 feet supporting high frame rates and color depth. The Pro Cinema G6970WU, G6570WU and 1985 will be available in November through CEDIA and specialty dealers. The new line of Epson home theater projectors will be on display and demoed at Epson’s booth #4700 at the CEDIA Expo 2015, Oct. 14 – 17. www.epson.com