Optoma Releases HD27 1080p Home Theater Projector for $649

Posted Wed Aug 24, 2016 at 12:00 PM PDT by
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The new 1080p projector model is now available for purchase.  

Optoma has announced the latest addition to its home theater projector lineup. The HD27 serves as a successor to the previously released HD26 ($599).

"On the heels of announcing the improved HD142X, the top selling 1080p model on the market, we're excited that we can bring more upgrades to yet another top-selling high-definition home theater projector with the HD27," said Brian Soto, head of product management, Optoma Technology. "As more and more millennials are replacing TVs for the flexibility and large image size of projectors, Optoma is delivering two new projectors that deliver the some of the best images out there, for a fraction of the price of HDTVs and competing high-definition projectors. We remain committed to bringing projectors into more homes, and the release of the HD27 and HD142X are designed to do just this."

The DLP projector offers a resolution of 1920x1080p and is capable of projecting a screen size of 71-inches from 8 feet and up to 107-inches from 12 feet. In addition, the model features a smaller form factor over its predecessor, a new advanced optical lens for sharper images, and improved lamp life for up to 8,000 hours of playback. 

Here's a full rundown of major features and specs per the press release:

- Accurate, rich colors: with new Rec.709 and sRGB color modes, the Optoma HD27 can deliver true and accurate colors for any content.

- Incredible contrast: an impressive 25,000:1: contrast ratio translates to bright whites, popping colors and dark, detailed blacks in any picture.

- 1080p resolution: high-definition resolution means incredible picture detail for movies, games and more.

- Brightness: with 3,200 lumens of brightness, the HD27 can be used in rooms with moderate ambient light, and can light up larger home screens or walls.

- Integrated sound: featuring a 10-watt speaker for integrated audio/video, its designed for plug-and-play use.

- All digital: with two HMDI ports, a 3D vesa sync port for 3D readiness, and MHL readiness, the Optoma H27 is a perfect choice for today’s digital consumer.

- Wireless compatibility: the HD27 is compatible with several wireless devices such as Chromecast and Amazon fire stick providing a USB port for power, as well as MHL compatibility for those built in this feature like the Optoma HDCast Pro, Roku® Streaming Stick and smart phones to play music, movies and TV and view pictures.

The Optoma HD27 1080p Home Theater Projector is now available for $649.

Source: Optoma

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