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Projector Reviews Releases 2018 Best Home Theater Projectors Report


Projector Reviews Releases 2018 Best Home Theater Projectors Report has released its 10th annual Best Home Theater Projectors Report, a comprehensive guide to projector buying for projector fans. This year's Best In Class Award winners include models from Acer, BenQ, Epson, JVC, LG, Optoma, Sony, and ViewSonic.

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SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Sept. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Football season is upon us, and with it, projector buying season for sports fans and home theater aficionados. has just published their Best Home Theater Projectors Report, which details a comprehensive list of the top home theater and home entertainment projectors for 2018. This year's report features projectors at a variety of price levels, with winners to fit every budget.

Over the last year, Projector Reviews has written in-depth reviews of the newest projectors, testing each one extensively for performance. In this year's report, all 36 of the home entertainment and home theater projectors to pass through Projector Reviews' door were evaluated and positioned against each other – what's left is the best of the best, with commentary on which projectors are most suitable for dedicated home theaters, living rooms, media rooms, and even bright rooms.

This year, Projector Reviews gave out their annual "Best In Class" Awards to the best value and best performing projectors in the following "Classes":

Under $1000 Class – These are projectors that are typically at home in living room and media room environments, and are generally classified as "home entertainment."

$1000-$2500 Class – These projectors more geared toward the home theater market, with some exceptions (such as this year's bright room winner).

$2500-$5000 Class – This Class contains some of the more "serious" home theater projectors, and are best used in a dedicated home theater or "cave."

$5000-$25,000 Class – This Class is home to the most high-end projectors, reserved for those projector fans who value performance above all else.

The report also discloses information on all the projectors that were considered in this report, but did not merit an award.

A taste of the winners:

Best Performance Home Theater – Under $1000 Class: BenQ HT3050
Best Value 4K Capable Home Theater – $1000-$2500 Class: Optoma UHD50
Most Innovative: Smart Projector – $2500-5000 Class: LG HU80KA
Best Value Home Theater – $5000-$25,000 Class: Epson LS10500 and Sony VPL-VW385ES

Projector Reviews will be distributing these awards this week at the 2018 CEDIA trade show, held in San Diego, CA.

To view the full report, visit:

Get the Update: 2018 Best New Home Theater Projectors Launched at CEDIA

Once again, the CEDIA show in the US (Sept '18 San Diego) will see the launch of many new home theater projectors. A few will be shipping almost immediately, many over the fourth quarter, and some not until early next year. will discuss all the major new models, what they may be replacing, and their impact shaping the market - and your choices, going forward, in their update report after the show.

Check back at the end of September, or add your email address to their list to get an email when the update goes live.

About ( is a spinoff of Presenting Solutions LLC, a two-time INC500 company that in 1995 launched one of the earliest websites, was created in 2000 and became a separate entity in 2003. Over its 15 years, the site has published more than 500 projector reviews, in-depth articles on display technologies and industry trends, as well as annual reports covering the latest education, home theater, and pico/pocket projectors. The team has also created more than 100 videos, many available on YouTube. Its reach has expanded with the launch of its sister site,, a home automation reviews and news website.


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