October 16th, 2013 admin
Comments by Projector Reviews staff:
We reviewed the Epson Home Cinema 2030 projector recently here. It earned out Hot Product Award! The Home Cinema 2000 is Epson’s version sold by online retailers only. The two projectors are almost identical. Here are some comments attached to the Press Release below from Epson too:
The Home Cinema 2000 delivers 1,800 lumens of color brightness and 1,800 lumens of white brightness, bringing your favorite monster movies to life at up to 300-inches. With the Home Cinema 2000’s easy set up and built in speakers, hosting spooky movie marathons is a breeze. In addition, take advantage of the Home Cinema 2000’s MHL-enabled HDMI port to easily stream you favorite scary movies from MHL-supported devices like a Roku® Streaming Stick.
Calling all Ghosts, Zombies and Witches – Epson Offers Big-Screen Tips for Throwing a Scream-tastic Halloween Bash
Projecting Larger-than-Life Indoor and Outdoor Entertainment under $900, the Epson Home Cinema 2000 Brings Halloween Décor to Life
LONG BEACH, Calif. – Oct. 16, 2013
– Looking to kick off this year’s Halloween festivities with some spooky fun? With the help of the Epson®
Home Cinema 2000 3LCD projector, Epson offers tips and tricks for making this year’s monster bash a ghoulish good time with spine-chilling HD 1080p performance and haunting images projected at up to 300-inches indoors and out, guaranteed to stop trick-or-treaters in their tracks.
“Filled with ghost stories, eerie Jack-o-lanterns, crazy costumes, bags of candy, and horror flick marathons, Halloween marks a time of year that’s fun for grownups and kids alike,” said Jason Palmer, marketing manager, Epson America. “As you gear up for this year’s spooky, spine-tingling Halloween, the Home Cinema 2000 offers a hassle-free way to add another level of fun and fright to your decorations, activities and more.”
The Home Cinema 2000 offers several ways to boost the fear factor this Halloween:
· Frightfully Entertaining Digital Decorations
: Using the Home Cinema 2000, project an image onto almost any surface of your home – a wall, the garage door or the front window – and watch as it thrills and haunts visitors this Halloween. Offering a variety of themes ranging from a zombie infestation to singing and storytelling pumpkins and spooky living portraits that transform before your eyes, AtmosFEARfx’s DVD collection converts your walls and windows into a living decoration. Pair a DVD player with the projector and enjoy!
· Giant Halloween Film Marathon:
The horror film has been a classic genre for decades. Whether you are hosting a marathon party of Tod Browning’s Dracula
(1931) and James Whale’s Frankenstein
(1931) or projecting Casper
(1995) for trick-or-treaters on the front of your garage door, the Home Cinema 2000 delivers up to 300 inches of big-screen Halloween entertainment. You don’t need a screen, just shoot the image onto your house and kids and grown-ups alike will flock.
· Spine-Chilling MHL-Streaming:
With the MHL-enabled HDMI port1
, plug in a MHL device, such as the Roku®
Streaming Stick, and start the all-night stream of your favorite horror flicks from sources such as Netflix, Hulu, Crackle, and more2
to host a one-of-kind Halloween slumber party.
More about the Home Cinema 2000
The Home Cinema 2000 comes equipped with an MHL-enabled HDMI port providing instant access to the latest movies, TV shows, live sporting events, and videogames from MHL-supported devices. In addition, the projector features built-in sound with the capability to add speakers, enabling users to enhance any movie experience. Delivering 1,800 lumens of color brightness (color light output) and 1,800 lumens of white brightness3
, the Home Cinema 2000 uses 3LCD, 3-chip technology for brilliant images with true-to-life color. Six pre-set color modes allow users to play their favorite video games or watch their favorite TV programs.
Availability and Support
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2000 ($899 MSRP) is available now through select e-tailers and the Epson online store. The projector comes with Epson’s top-of-the-line service and support, including a two-year limited warranty with toll-free access to Epson’s PrivateLine®
priority technical support, 90-day limited lamp warranty, and free two-business-day exchange with Extra CareSM
Epson is a global innovation leader whose product lineup ranges from inkjet printers and printing systems, 3LCD projectors and industrial robots to sensors and other microdevices.
Dedicated to exceeding the vision of its customers worldwide, Epson delivers customer value based on compact, energy-saving, and high-precision technologies in markets spanning enterprise and the home to commerce and industry.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 68,000 employees in 96 companies around the world, and is proud of its ongoing contributions to the global environment and the communities in which it operates. Epson America, Inc. based in Long Beach, Calif. is Epson’s regional headquarters for the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. To learn more about Epson, please visit: www.Epson.com.
You may also connect with Epson America on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/EpsonAmerica), Twitter (http://twitter.com/EpsonAmerica and http://twitter.com/EpsonEducation) and YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/EpsonTV).
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Includes one Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) HDMI port
Requires power to projector and Internet connection
Color brightness (color light output) and white brightness (white light output) will vary depending on usage conditions. Color light output measured in accordance with IDMS 15.4; white light output measured in accordance with ISO 21118