Projector Reviews

Home Page of the 1080p Projector Comparison Report

This page provides additional guidance, and offers information in three topics:

Overview: General information to get everyone started (including some basics from this page). Also in this section:
Projectors listed by price Class, with direct links to the individual reviews, and to each projector’s Specs page in our database
Highlights: A paragraph or two, highlighting key aspects and features of each projector, organized by Class
Special Features: Discusses a number of special features found on different projectors

Physical Tour

This page covers a number of topics. They are pretty much self-explanatory. The topics are:

Appearance (and physical layout)
Control Panel
Inputs and Outputs
Menus
Remote Control
Lens Throw and Lens Shift
Anamorphic Lens Support

Physical Tour

This page covers a number of topics. They are pretty much self-explanatory. The topics are:

Appearance (and physical layout)
Control Panel
Inputs and Outputs
Menus
Remote Control
Lens Throw and Lens Shift
Anamorphic Lens Support

Image Quality Page

This page covers:

Out of the Box Picture Quality
Skin (Flesh) Tones
Black Levels and Shadow Detail
Color and Picture Quality (post-calibration)
HDTV (how well a projector is at handling general HDTV, and TV programming, and sports)

Performance Page

This page covers:

Brightness
Sharpness
Audible Noise

Calibration Page

This page:

Discusses calibration (detailed information on our calibration and the resulting settings and results are found in the individual reviews)

Projector Screen Recommendations Page

This page:

Discusses some basics regarding matching projector to screen to room. It summarizes some things appearing in our multiple Projector Screen articles. For specific screen recommendations for a particular projector, visit that projector’s review.

Compare Projectors Page

This page:

Provides an overview for comparing projectors, and for using the many individual head-to-head projector comparisons. The Compare Projectors page navigates differently than the rest of the pages found in the outline.

Warranty Page

This page:

Talks about typical warranties, shows the projectors listed by price class, discusses replacement programs briefly, and indicates the warranty of each projector.

Summary Page

One of the shortest pages – just a brief wrap up, and final thoughts – it is written last, and may touch on some things overlooked.