Epson EH-TW5500 and EH-TW4400 Full HD Projectors

Epson EH-TW5500 and EH-TW4400 Full HD Projectors

Epson EH-TW5500 and EH-TW4400 Full HD Projectors

Epson announced at the IFA 2009 two new flagship Full HD 1080p projectors based on 3LCD display technology, the EH-TW5500 (known as the Pro Cinema 9500UB in the US) and the EH-TW4400 (Home Cinema 8500UB ). Both projectors feature 1920x1080p Full HD resolution, 1600 ANSI lumens brightness, 2.1x optical zoom lens and x.v. Color mode.

The Epson EH-TW5500 has a 200,000:1 contrast ratio with Epson DeepBlack technology for jet blacks, 12 bit video processing while the EH-TW4400 offers 130,000:1 contrast and 10 bit video processing. The EH-TW5500 includes also HQV video processor, Epson‘s C2 Fine inorganic D7 panel.

These projectors both offer two HDMI 1.3 ports. They will be released in November, EH-TW5500 costs Euro 3299 while the  EH-TW4400 is priced at Euro 2799.
Epson EH-TW5500 key features summary:

  • HD Ready 1080p (Full HD) projector with true high definition 1920 x 1080p resolution
  • Home cinema projector ideal for a premium home cinema experience
  • Sophisticated and stylish black design
  • Superior image quality with Epson’s 3LCD technology and C2 Fine inorganic D7 panel
  • Amazing contrast ratio of 200000:1 with Epson DeepBlack technology for jet blacks
  • Super resolution software ensures that images from any input are viewed in breathtaking quality
  • High Colour Light Output  (CLO) of 1600 lumens for viewing in any light conditions with perfect rendering thanks to the improved Cinema Filter
  • HQV video processor to realise clear and sharp motion pictures
  • 12bit video processing, frame interpolation and 4-4 pull-down for film-like images
  • Flexible placement with horizontal/vertical lens shift and 2.1x optical zoom
  • Anamorphic wide mode (to use with third part anamorphic lens)
  • Connection to a range of input sources including 2 x HDMI version 1.3, YUV and RGB
  • x.v. Colour mode for vivid colour reproduction
  • ISF calibration menus for professional calibration
  • Included cable cover for stylish and neat ceiling mount installation
  • Quiet projection of 22dB
  • 5 year warranty on lamp and projector including Saturday service
  • RRP inc VAT £3,999 – Available November, 2009

Epson EH-TW4400 key features summary:

  • HD Ready 1080p (Full HD) projector with full high definition resolution
  • Amazing contrast ratio of 130000:1
  • High Colour Light Output (CLO) of 1600 lumens for viewing in any light condition with perfect rendering thanks to the improved Cinema Filter
  • Super resolution software ensures that images from any input are viewed in breathtaking quality
  • Wide connectivity including 2 x HDMI version 1.3 input
  • Easy and flexible to install: convenient horizontal and vertical lens shift, ceiling mount possibility, long throw lens and optical zoom x 2.1
  • Full 10 bit video processing (Pixelworks scaler)
  • x.v. Colour mode for vivid colour reproduction
  • Quiet 22dB fan noise
  • Included cable cover for stylish and neat ceiling mount installation
  • 3 year warranty on lamp and projector
  • RRP inc VAT £2,999 – Available November, 2009
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