Projector Reviews

JVC Introduces New High-Framerate, High-Brightness Projector

Today at the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, JVC introduced a brand new projector that should excite home theater enthusiasts. The new JVC LX-NZ30 4K/HDR projector supports a high frame rate and brightness, making this projector ideal for gaming and home theater. The new projector boasts low latency and support for frame rates up to 1080p/240Hz. Moreover, it uses a new high-power BLU-Escent laser light source that delivers 3,300 lumens and is rated for 20,000 hours of operation. Both HDR10 and HLG formats are supported, with automatic picture mode selection. These features and capabilities make the new […]

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JVC 25th Anniversary Limited Edition Laser Projector, And Free Firmware Upgrade for Current D-ILA Models

by Philip Boyle It’s hard to believe, but it’s been twenty-five years since JVC, a company that always seems to be smack dab in the middle of visual technology advancements, introduced their version of the Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCoS) chip. This was and continues to be one of the most revolutionary steps forward that the video projection industry has seen in decades. The D-ILA device, developed by JVC, is the company’s unique version of LCOS (Liquid Crystal on Silicon), a reflective liquid crystal device for projectors. It is best known for its industry-leading black level and contrast, excellent color, […]

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JVC DLA-RS1100 4K D-ILA Projector Review

The JVC DLA-RS1100 is a 1,900 lumen native 4K home theater that retails for $6,999. The RS1100’s high contrast ratio of 40,000:1 combined with true 4K (4096×2160) resolution and JVC’s industry-leading best black levels delivers exceptional picture quality at a reasonable price. The RS1100 is part of JVC’s new D-ILA home theater projector models. These models all include 48Gbps HDMI inputs, which can accept 4K@120fps signals. While higher-end 8K e-Shift models are equipped with BLU-Escent laser light sources, the RS1100 is a lamp-based unit. The DLA-RS1100 has a rated brightness of 1,900 lumens, slightly brighter than the DLA-RS1000 it is […]

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JVC DLA-NZ9 D-ILA Laser Projector Review

JVC NZ9-PQ with Projector Reviews best in class award

JVC has announced three new D-ILA home theater projector models. The JVC DLA-NZ9 is an HDR home theater projector that delivers true 4K resolution (4096 x 2160). It is the replacement for the award-winning DLA-NX9/RS3000 which we reviewed a while back. These JVC models all utilize their BLU-Escent laser light source, include 8K e-shift technology and they are the world’s first projectors to offer 48Gbps 8K/60p inputs. With a retail price of $25,999, the DLA-NZ9 sits at the higher end of JVC’s D-ILA FPJ lineup but its high native contrast combined with 4K resolution results in exceptional performance. Since this […]

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JVC Adds New 4K D-ILA Projectors with 48Gbps HDMI at Breakthrough Price!


by Philip Boyle Today, JVC, the company that brought D-ILA technology to the projector industry, announced two new native 4K additions to their 2022 D-ILA projector lineup. The latest additions to the JVC Procision Series of projectors are the DLA-NP5 and a new Reference Series projector called the DLA-RS1100. Both of these new projectors feature a wide range of world-class technologies, with the JVC’s acclaimed D-ILA technology at their hearts. The DLA-NP5/DLA-RS1100 will replace the DLA-NX5/DLA-RS1000, Like previous Procision and reference series projectors, these two models feature the same design, feature set, and price point.  Both of these projectors are […]

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