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Epson Now Shipping PowerLite Home 20 Projector480p native resolution 3LCD projector (December 09, 2005)
Epson America Inc. today announced it is now shipping its new Epson PowerLite(R) Cinema Home 20 projector to select dealers in the U.S. and Canada, with an estimated street price of $999 (U.S.). The product also is now available through Epson's Web site at www.epsonstore.com.
The Epson PowerLite Home 20 is a new 480p native resolution 3LCD projector that comes equipped with everything necessary for entry-level users and video enthusiasts to enjoy big screen movies, video games, televised events, PC use and more. Its sleek design not only makes it an ideal installation projector, but its small shape also allows it to be used as a portable, table-top solution that can be set up in other rooms around the home or even transported to other locations and special events. Other key features and benefits for end-users include:
* 1,200 ANSI lumens of brightness and 1000:1 contrast ratio
* Epson 3LCD(TM) technology for brilliant image quality with rich,
accurate colors (uses eight bits per color to project more than
16.7 million colors)
* Optical/offset lens shift to easily setup viewing space in any area
* Short throw distance, allowing for projection of an 80-inch widescreen
image from 6.6 feet away
* Six preset color modes tailored for different lighting conditions
* 3,000-hour lamp life
* Input sources for component video, VGA (for PC use) and composite video
The PowerLite Home 20 also comes with an 80-inch, pull-up, floor-standing, 16:9 widescreen that is portable and easy to store within its compact, carrying case.
About Epson 3LCD -- "A Better Way to See"
Epson 3LCD technology utilizes one LCD chip each for red, green and blue to form a continuous image with smooth, rapid motion video that is free of artifacts. It works without a moving color wheel and offers accurate color registration, ensuring detailed video and data images that are crisp and rainbow-free. Epson 3LCD produces the best possible viewing experience, with more detail and accurate colors.
Epson offers an extensive array of award-winning image capture and image output products for the consumer, business, photography and graphic arts markets. The company also is a leading supplier of value-added point-of-sale (POS) printers and transaction terminals for the retail market. Founded in 1975, Epson America Inc. is the U.S. affiliate of Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, a global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality technology products that meet customer demands for increased functionality, compactness, systems integration and energy efficiency. Epson America Inc. is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif.
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