Is your large screen TV just not large enough for those movie nights? Or do you want to have your mates over to watch that Euro final together? Whichever be the case, TV projectors offer you unrivalled realism on as large a screen as you desire. When watching your favourite movies or sports, the pictures are not only bigger and bolder, but can vary in size depending on the throw-distance, without compromising on visual quality.
For a cinematic experience, the EUG X88+ Home Cinema Projector delivers exemplary picture quality. Boasting a screen flexibility of 50-100”, the Philips HDP1690TV Screeneo Smart LED Portable Projector is light and portable, with access to ‘free-to-air’ TV. The Epson EH-TW6600W Home Cinema/Gaming Projector particularly appeals to avid gamers, with its superior connectivity features and sheer design.
Our below round-up of the best projectors under each price category is tailor-made to suit your requirements. These projectors portray images in flawless Full HD, and you can stream your favourite shows on multiple channels, or take online gaming to the next level.
Best Projector under £250
EUG X88+ Home Cinema Projector
Retailing at the price that you can afford, this projector is undoubtedly the best in its category.
- It supports Blu-Ray 3D as well as a wide array of colours. Its native image aspect ratio is 16:9, but is also readily compatible to a 4:3 image aspect ratio, rendering it ideal for educational or home settings.
- The projector has a native resolution of an impressive 1280×800, enhancing picture quality instantly and is visible even in well-lit spaces.
- With 3600 Lumens and a 3500:1 contrast ratio, this projector makes sports lovers feel like they’re right at the heart of all the action.
- At a distance of 11 feet, you can reach a projection size of up to 120 inches. Blu-Ray 3D is also incorporated.
- The projector’s multiple inputs allow for the connection of a variety of devices ranging from laptops to smartphones via WIFI.
- HDMI, USB and VGA ports are supplied, apart from traditional wired internet.
- Upon connecting, the projector automatically transforms HD images to the optimized resolution.
- It is also compatible with wireless mouse and keyboard.
- Sound quality is enhanced by its built-in 5W ×2 speakers. Most often though, using it with a home theatre system is recommended for a cinematic sound experience.
- Weighing 4.8 kg, it is portable and flexible to use. Accessories like remote control, mouse and keyboard are easy to connect and use.
- Its smooth whirling sound common to most projectors must be mentioned here, although it hardly distracts you while watching.
- Images on projectors appear slightly dimmer than those on conventional Full HD screens, but the big screen effect more than compensates for it.
- ✔Excellent image technology: The video projector has WXGA 1280x800 native resolution(supports full HD 1080p signal source), with 7500:1 high dynamic contrast, provides excellent clarity and rich colors, which is very suitable for Home movie projection. Equipped with a remote control, the size of image can be adjusted through the "Zoom" button without moving the projector. Turn the "Keystone" button and the focus lens to adjust the blurred trapezoid picture for a perfect clear viewing.
- ✔High-brightness LED projector: Adopts advanced Bridgelux LED lamp,which can provide 50,000 hours of super long lamp life. Built-in 70 LED lamp beads, bring 5,000 lumens of LED luminous efficiency, increase its brightness by 80%, and reduce light decay.In addition, it can project a large screen of 60-200 inches on a white screen or wall, which is very suitable for playing indoor and outdoor movies/videos/games, but it is not recommended for school/business presentations and conferences.
- ✔Excellent sound effect: Through the built-in dual 5W high-fidelity speakers, accurate mid-range and clear treble can be obtained from the double-precision acoustic stereo driver; higher-quality crystal-clear sound and functions make it far away from the competition.Besides,it can also connect external professional audio devices through RCA audio output, allowing you to enjoy better surround stereo sound with impressive volume whether you're traveling, partying, camping or watching movies.
- ✔Compatible with more external devices: The digital multimedia projector comes with USB / HDMI / VGA/RCA AV input, RCA audio output,which can bring more home entertainment by connecting more multimedia devices,including Android/iOS smart phones (corresponding adapter cable required ),Tablet PC,DVD/Blu-ray player, PS3/PS4,X-box,Wii,Mac,PC,laptop, computer,Fire Stick,Roku Stick, etc.Provide free HDMI/AV/VGA cable to ensure fast and stable transmission and connection.
- ✔Innovative Design and better user experience:Using diffuse imaging technology, it can emit soft and eye-friendly led light, avoid eye fatigue,and provide a comfortable projection experience.No need to worry about kids vision hurt by watching the small screen of TV and computer any longer.The advanced cooling system,equipped with high-speed fans and improved air duct structure, owns up a better heat dissipation effect, reduce overheating problems,and enhances the service life of the projector.