Projectors for Home Theater

Why buy a projector for home theater?

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The reason people buy projectors for home theater is the life-like more vivid picture and image quality. Most people have large screen TVs at home but they still buy projectors for home theater. You can get a much larger image than with a big screen TV. In fact, you can get a picture up to 36 times larger than a 50-inch TV. Watching a movie with a projector makes it so life-like as if you are at a movie theater. The movie projector provides extra sharpness and high contrast with more color saturation and vividness. You will feel like being a part of the movie. With a movie projector, you can transform any room in your house into your own movie theater.

 

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When Buying a movie projector for home theater, one thing to keep in mind is that the brighter the projector the better the image on the screen. Aim for at least 2000 lumens projectors.

Projectors for home theaters are recommended for:

Home theater
Movie night
Sports
Photo slideshows
3D movies
Video games

 

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Conclusion:

A home theater projector is for those who like to immerse themselves in a movie or video game. You get the a superior image quality to any smaller TV.

Top 10 Projectors for Home Theater

Projectors are becoming a very popular trend for home theater. Not only they are used for home, but projectors are also used for business presentations, in classrooms, or social events. Our editors at Tech Gadgets Today picked the 10 top-rated projectors for home theater.

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VANKYO LEISURE 3 Mini Projector, 1080P and 170'' Display Supported, Portable Movie Projector with 40,000 Hrs LED Lamp Life, Compatible with TV Stick, PS4, HDMI, VGA, TF, AV and USB

$119.99  in stock
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Features

  • SUPERIOR VIEWING EXPERIENCE: Supporting 1920x1080 resolution, VANKYO Leisure 3 projector is powered by MStar Advanced Color Engine, which is ideal for home entertainment. 2020 upgraded LED lighting provides a superior viewing experience for you. (Not recommend for PowerPoint or other office presentation)
  • MULTIMEDIA PORTABLE PROJECTOR: VANKYO Leisure 3 projector is perfect for video viewing, TV series watching as well as photo browsing. It can be easily connected to your smartphone, PS3, PS4, X-Box ONE or Wii to enjoy diversified games. A customized bag is designed for easy carry and convenient storage.
  • BIG SCREEN SIZE: It provides a watching size from 32” to 170” with the projection distance between 4.9ft to 16.4ft. 6.5 ft is the recommended viewing distance and it’s straightforward to achieve a clear and regular image by the focus and keystone correction adjusting.
  • FAN NOISE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM: VANKYO projectors are equipped with an innovative cooling system which contains heat dispersion and noise suppression technology that halves the fan sound. (Power input : 100V-240V 50/60Hz)
  • SMARTPHONE CONNECTION AVAILABLE: Without installing any app, you can easily realize the smart-phone connection. An extra Lightning to HDMI adapter is needed for iPhone connection while Micro USB/Type C to HDMI adapter is needed for Android phone connection.(Adapter is sold separately)

ELEPHAS 2020 Mini Movie Projector, 5000 LUX Full HD 1080P Video Projector, with 50, 000 Hours LED Lamp Life and 200" Display, Compatible with USB/HDMI/VGA/Laptop/iPhone/TV Stick/TF Card

$99.99
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Features

  • Innovative LCD 2.0 Technology: The 2020 newly upgraded LCD 2.0 imaging technology greatly advanced the light-utilization efficiency and high color saturation of W90, which now supports Full HD 1080P input, with 200" big screen and 3000: 1 contrast, providing a premium home theater visual experience
  • Multimedia & Multiple Interfaces Design: This projector supports easy connection to Apple devices (iPhone/iPad)using Lightning to HDMI adapter, or connect to Android devices via USB / Type-C to HDMI adapter, also compatible with USB, TF Card, HDMI, VGA and AV port to connect to your laptop, TV, PlayStation, XBOX, etc.
  • High-quality Audio Enjoyment: The HiFi-level built-in speakers restore sounds from all media sources. Equipped with fan latest noise reduction and cooling technology, machine noise is reduced by up to 56.8% and lamp life is extended to 50,000 hours
  • Affordable Home Entertainment Option: Small and compact design, easy to operate menu, simple settings and easy to carry, 200" large screen, excellent visual and audio experience, and high-resolution projection, this model is ideal for watching movies and sports, playing video games, and entertaining indoor and outdoor parties. W90 is your best choice to create a family theater with excellent quality and affordable price.
  • Quality Certification &100% Satisfaction: All ELEPHAS projectors possess CE, FCC, RoHS, PSE certificates and 5-years factory support. In pursuit of customer satisfaction, we committed to 100% customers satisfaction experience. For any question, please email us. We will be here for you 24-7.

Mini Projector, 1080P HD Supported 4500 Lux Portable Video Projector, Compatible with TV Stick, HDMI, USB , AV, DVD, for Multimedia Home Theater, Built-in Dual Speaker, Four Display Mode[GRC]

$69.99  in stock
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Features

  • 【1080p high definition Performance】 mini projector supports 1080p Ultra clear format. It can play ultra-clear movies smoothly. The projection distance is 1 to 5 meters and the projection size is 32 to 200 inches. It can meet the projection needs of different occasions
  • 【Multi-interface compatibility】 It includes HDMI/USB/TF/AV/VGA interfaces. Whether it is a computer, game host, TV or DVD player, It can be perfectly compatible with GRC projector. There are four projection modes (Front, back, Hang, desktop). there is always a way for you to have your own home theater system
  • 【High-quality audio-visual experience】 built-in dual high-fidelity speaker, perfect for outdoor projection. The trapezoidal correction of positive and negative 15 degrees is helpful to solve the problem of image distortion. Bringing better film shows has always been the pursuit of GRC pocket projectors
  • 【Unmatched stability】 stable performance brings excellent quality: ① the lamp life of up to 45000 hours S that the projector can be used for 30 years (4 hours a day); ② ingeniously designed ventilator with cooling fan can make the projector long-term use without overheating; ③ Built-in intimate noise reduction function, noise is controlled within acceptable range
  • 【Gift-giving and one-year 】 the compact and practical Mini projector is absolutely your first choice for gifts. The projector is equipped with remote control, which can be easily controlled within 5 meters. It is suitable for people of any age. Product for one year

QKK [2020 Upgrade 4200Lux] Potable Mini Projector [with Tripod] LED Projector Full HD 1080P Supported, 170" Display for TV Stick, Video Game DVD Player, Smartphone Home Theater, Dual USB Port

$198.99
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Features

  • Full HD 2019 Latest Upgraded Projector 1080P Supported - Our QKK 2019 Latest Upgraded Mini Projector is gread designed for indoor and out door movies in dark. You will surely enjoy your happiness movie night with your family easily. [Not Recommended For PPT Presentation!]
  • Highest Native Resolutions on The Market: QKK home theater projector supports 1920*1080 resolution with 50,000 hours long term lamp life, 2000:1 contrast ratio, 16::9 aspect ratio, 32-176” big screen display at the distance of 1.5M-5M. (Ideal distance is 3.5M with 120” display.)
  • Double USB Port Designed Projector - Cocerned about many customers need to use 2 USB flash drives at the same time, QKK mini projector technical team worked hardly and successfully added another usb port on the projector (The only mini projector which has this feature on the market). By doing this, you can use two USB thumb drives at the same time.
  • Multimedia Home Theater Mini Projector - QKK full hd projector also has HDMI, AV, VGA, SD Card port, which allows you to use it with Laptop, PCs, TV Box, TV Stick, ChromeBook, Tablets, Blue-ray DVD player, SD Card, USB Flash Drive, Media players (Music, Pictures, Video), Smartphones ( Wireless HDMI Dongle not included).
  • PROJECTOR TRIPOD INCLUDED: QKK Movie Projector not only works with your home entertainment devices like tv stick, video games, dvd player, but also can connect with smartphones by using a HDMI adapter. [Adapter is not included in the package] QKK Mini Projector also comes with an universal tripod in the package to meet our customer's needs.

Wi-Fi Mini Projector, Upgraded 5000 Lux, Bomaker Portable Outdoor Movie Projector, Full HD 1080P Supported, Wireless Screen Mirroring and Miracast, for iOS /Android /Laptops / PCs/Windows / Samsung

$164.97  in stock
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Features

  • 【True HD WiFi Projector On the Go】No need to buy cables to connect devices to larger screens. Wireless screen mirroring movies, videos, apps, games, photos on the mobile devices to the big screen anytime without the hassle of cords, adapters and dongles. AirPlay, Miracast, compatible with iOS/ Android/ Samsung Smartphones, /PCs/Mac and Windows 10 Laptops.
  • 【Enhanced 5000Lux brightness】Upgraded 5000lux is 40% brighter than the original 3900lux. 1280x720 native resolution,1080p supported, 50000 hours for rich detail in different scenes. The fan noise decreased by 15% than ordinary projector. Perfect for home entertainment and home office
  • 【Wireless Screen Mirroring in 5 Seconds】Simply 2 steps to cast content from your mobile or laptops. 1. Go to Settings, connect to projector WiFi named “Mirroring-EBCE88”, enter password: 12345678, Turn on the Screen Mirroring settings in the control center and connect to “Mirroring-EBCE88”
  • 【Multimedia Projector】 Bomaker projectors has wifi function, which enable fast wireless connection with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Huawei, Android phones and Laptop. (Supporting Miracast on devices that come with Windows 10. Miracast Android devices include those that are 4.2 and later.)
  • 【Giant Home Cinematic Theater】 Miracast what you’ve seen on small screens to 35-300’’ giant screen, instantly – The ideal distance is 8.2-11.4 ft with 80-100’’ large screen. Enjoy outdoor movie nights with your family!

ViewSonic 1080p Projector with 3500 Lumens DLP 3D Dual HDMI and Low Input Lag for Home Theater and Gaming (PX700HD)

$499.99  in stock
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Features

  • SUPERSIZED MOVIES AND GAMES: Immersive theater-like colors in Full HD (1920x1080p) on a screen up to 300-inches in 3500 lumens
  • CINEMATIC COLORS: Exclusive SuperColor technology offers a wide color gamut for beautiful image production in nearly any environment
  • REDUCED INPUT LATENCY: Ideal for intense action-packed gaming, this projector delivers smooth images without delay
  • LONG LAMP LIFE: SuperEco mode allows the lamp to shine bright for up to 15,000 hours
  • INDUSTRY-LEADING WARRANTY: 3-year limited parts and labor coverage, 1-year of lamp coverage, and access to our US-based customer service team

VicTsing Mini WiFi Projector-4200L Wireless Bluetooth Projector with Tripod, 1080P 170” Display Supported, Compatible with TV Stick, PS4, DVD, Portable Protector for Home Entertainment【2020 New Tech】

$99.98  in stock
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Features

  • Newest Wireless connection: VicTsing mini project supports wired & WiFi connection for both iOS and Android system, allows you share video or other contents from your smartphone,tablet,computer or any other miracast-enabled devices to its screen freely.((Not compatible with Google Phone)
  • Multiple multimedia device: With diverse ports like VGA/USB/HDMI/AV/SD/Audio Out, VicTsing projector allows you to easily transmit audio and video from computers, monitors, TV, PS4, DVD players and more.(When you connect PC to projector with HDMI/VGA , it could stream from Apps like Netflix/Hulu/Amazon/Infinity. But when connecting phone via WIFI & USB, it can't stream these Apps due to Apps' copyright.)
  • Built-in Bluetooth chip : VicTsing video projector can be connected to your wireless headphone, which allows you to watching films without disturbing your family’s sleep. You can also connect it to a speaker or home audio system if you want cinema-like experience.(Not compatible with airpods 2)
  • 2020 Upgraded +60% brightness : With 4200 Lux brightness and 2000:1 contrast ratio, VicTsing home theater projector delivers clearer and brighter images than other ordinary projectors.
  • Wonderful watching experience: The upgraded sound cavity design and noise depression technology brings you Hi-Fi, clearer and more stereo sound. The mini projector supports 1080P resolution, You will also get the best viewing angle and watching size with keystone correction and focus adjustment. Supporting 32-170” projection size with 1.15-5 m throw distance.

ViewSonic 3600 Lumens WXGA High Brightness Projector for Home and Office with HDMI Vertical Keystone and 1080p Support (PA503W),White

$499.00
$379.99  in stock
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Features

  • VERSATILE PROJECTOR: Advanced visual features ideal for use in education and small business environments
  • BIG SCREEN PROJECTION: Projects 120 inches from 15-feet 8-inches in 3600 lumens
  • EASY SETUP: Simple setup and control; just plug & play your presentations, videos, and pictures
  • LONG LAMP LIFE: SuperEco Mode allows the lamp to shine bright for up to 15,000 hours
  • INDUSTRY-LEADING WARRANTY: 3-year limited parts and labor coverage, 1-year of lamp coverage, and access to our US-based customer service team

Native 1080P Projector, Crenova HD Video Projector, 5800 Lux LED Movie Projector with 200" Display, Compatible with TV Stick, HDMI, VGA, USB, iPad, PC, Xbox, iPhone for Home Theater Entertainment

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Features

  • 【1080P Native Projector (1920*1080)】 With a native resolution of 1920*1080, 5800 Lux, and 5000:1 high dynamic contrast ratio, this 1080P movie projector can provide four times clearer and more detailed images of HD content without compression than 720p. Moreover, combined innovative 5x high refractive glass lenses ensure an excellent video experience.
  • 【200'' Adjustable Giant Screen】 34" - 200" (4.3 - 19.7 feet) viewable screen size, allows everyone in the room to enjoy a clear view. The optimum viewing distance is 7 - 8 feet. Compared with other led projectors that need to do it by changing the projection distance, you can make the projection size adjustment up to 50% of the original length and width with the remote control.
  • 【Internal HI-FI Stereo, Latest Cooling System】Built-in powerful stereo speakers with SRS sound system provide an amazing listening experience even without external speakers. Benefit from the latest SmartEco technology and updated dual-tube cooling technology, this 4k projector minimize lamp consumption and extend lamp life to 60,000 hours.
  • 【Multimedia Connection Compatibility】Comes with HDMI ports, 2*USB ports, VGA port, AV port, Audio out port, this gaming projector can easily connect with TV Box, Fire Stick TV, Chromecast, PC, laptop, tablet, Playstation, Xbox, DVD player, USB stick, iPad, iPhone, Android. NOTE: Copyrighted content from Hulu, Netflix, and similar services CAN NOT be mirrored or screencast.
  • 【Mirroring Supported】Supports real-time home theater projection of mobile phone screens to obtain a large screen experience for games, movie watching, etc. Needs an extra Lightning to HDMI/MHL-HDMI/USB-C-HDMI adapter cable (not included) to connect the iPhone/Andriod/MacBook or MacBook Pro. (Note: Android phone need to support MHL function)

Video Projector, TOPVISION 4500L Portable Mini Projector with 100” Projector Screen, 1080P Supported, Built in HI-FI Speakers, Compatible with Fire Stick, HDMI, VGA, USB, TF, AV, PS4

$149.98  in stock
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Features

  • ✔PERFECT HOME CINEMA EXPERIENCE: TOPVISION T6 video projector with projector screen is upgraded LED lighting provides +80% brightness than an ordinary projector. 1920x1080 resolution supported. Ideal for home video in the backyard, hosting parties and movie nights while traveling. Not recommend for PowerPoint or other office presentations.
  • ✔MULTIMEDIA PORTABLE PROJECTOR: TOPVISION home projector includes 2*HDMI, 2*USB, VGA, AV, TF, and Audio output. It is compatible with TV Box, Chromebook, PC, Laptop, Tablet, Blue-ray DVD player, SD Card, USB Flash Drive, Video Games, Media players (Music, Pictures, Video, TXT), Smartphones.
  • ✔BUILT-IN HIFI STEREO SPEAKER: High clear stereo speakers provide powerful, crystal sound. You can also hook up an external speaker with 3. 5mm audio output for better sound. To reduce the noise, we have equipped it with the latest dual-fan system for its even better performance and immersive audio experience. Power voltage: 100V-240V 50/60Hz.
  • ✔BIG SCREEN SIZE EXPERIENCE: 100inch projector screen included. This movie projector provides a watching size from 72” to 240” with the projection distance between 6.8ft to 22ft. The best projection distance is 9.5 feet, to achieve the best projection size of 90 inches. You could enjoy a visual feast with the widescreen.
  • ✔HOW TO CONNECT TO A SMARTPHONE: When connecting with an iPhone, an extra Lightning to HDMI adapter is needed. When connecting with an Android phone, an extra Micro USB/Type C to HDMI adapter is needed. (Adapter is not included in the package). No need to install any app, this phone projector can mirror display your phone screen.