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How would you gamers out there like to play games in any format and watch 3D Blu-ray movies too, all with one projector? Optoma adds to their gaming line-up, the new Optoma GT750, which offers both capabilities. And it’s scheduled to be priced at just $799! We currently have another of Optoma’s line, the GT720, here for an upcoming full review, so watch for that soon!
OPTOMA’S NEW GT750 PROJECTOR SETS THE STANDARD FOR COMPATIBILITY WITH ALL GAMING AND ENTERTAINMENT FORMATS
FREMONT, Calif. | June 6, 2011 | Optoma, the best-selling brand of DLP projectors in theUSA, and the only projector maker with its eyes focused directly on the gaming market, has introduced the GT750, the first portable projector that is compatible with all gaming formats and standards, including Blu-ray 3D. The projector will be unveiled June 7-9 at the Electronic Entertainment Industry (E3) Expo in Los Angeles (South Hall,booth 3054), with availability scheduled for August at a price of $799. [Note to editors: Links to images are at end of press release] “This is a milestone product for Optoma and a direct response to 3D gaming enthusiasts who want to take advantage of the newest technologies,” said Jon Grodem, Optoma’s senior director of product & marketing. “And as more 3D content becomes available, both for games and general entertainment, the GT750 becomes a natural choice.”The GT750 becomes the fourth member of Optoma’s award-winning GameTime line and includes features that create an immersive and exhilarating gaming experience. Its 2500 lumens of brightness and short throw lens combine to deliver bright, larger-than-life images, even in small rooms that might not easily accommodate other projectors. And its powerful10-Watt stereo speaker system delivers in-the-action sound without external speakers.
The GT750 offers a native widescreen 720p (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution, and is designed to maximize the widescreen attributes of major gaming platforms, including those running 3D content on Blu-ray disks. Optoma’s unique circuitry accepts Blu-ray’s HDMI 1.4a 3D signal and converts it for display in 720p resolution 3D.
It also is PC and MAC compatible, supports computer resolutions up to 1920 x 1080 pixels (HD), and accepts common global video inputs and video formats up to 1080p (HDTV, EDTV, SDTV, NTSC, PAL, SECAM).
The GT750 comes packaged with a custom backpack to accommodate the on-the-go gamer, and a remote control is also included as standard equipment.
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About Optoma Technology, Inc.
Optoma Technology, the number one supplier of DLP® projectors in North and South America,delivers projectors and related accessories to consumers, businesses and educators, as well asprofessional audio/video and Custom Installation channels. Optoma’s product portfolio features multimedia projectors for mobile or fixed installations, as well as home theaters. ©2011 Optoma Technology, Inc. Optoma names and logos are registered trademarks of Optoma Technology, Inc. Other product names mentioned herein may be trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective companiesand are hereby recognized.