Bangalore, September 14, 2020: Epson, a world leader in digital imaging and printing solutions today announced the launch of its first Ultra-short-throw laser light source 4K Pro UHD¹ Home Theatre projector, the EH-LS500B. Priced at Rs.290,999 the EH-LS500B is ideal for home entertainment and is great for watching 4K content.
With the launch of EH-LS500B, Epson have created an ultra-short-throw projector that’s stunning, flexible, convenient and hassle-free to use. With an immersive 4K HDR viewing experience, the EH-LS500B represents a new generation of digital projection that redefines the everyday viewing experience by offering a stunning image size of up to 330 cms (130 Inches). Unlike standard-throw models, the EH-LS500B can achieve a large display of up to 330 cms (130 inches) when placed close to the wall. The EH-LS500B is easy to set up and sits neatly next to the display area. It has sleek, clean lines allowing it to blend into living and entertaining spaces seamlessly. With its long-lasting lamp and amazing affordability, especially for a laser projector of this quality and design, it is the perfect alternate for a large screen TV.
With the 4K PRO-UHD1 ultra-short-throw laser projector, it’s easy to stream shows, enjoy movies, watch sports, game and more. There is provision to connect a streaming device in a concealed space in the front bay. A user can also watch content from Media players, set top boxes, games consoles and more by using one of the projector’s three HDMI ports. The LS500B also has two built-in 10W speakers.
The EH-LS500B also includes frame interpolation as well as Detail Enhancement technology. With a high brightness of 4,000 lumens, this versatile laser projector is great for large screen viewing, even in a well-lit environment. This projector also delivers defined shadow detail and deep blacks with a 2,500,000:1 contrast ratio. The adjustable HDR settings provide further versatile & outstanding images.
Home projector sales are seeing an upswing due to the current limited accessibility to movie theatres and other entertainment options. The introduction of EH-LS500B – a new generation of digital projection redefines the everyday television viewing experience. Equipped with an ultra-high definition ambient light rejecting screen with unique optical layering technology, the LS500B Laser projector offers sports enthusiasts, gamers, and content streamers an immersive, big-screen alternative to traditional LCD and OLED TVs, all from the safety and comfort of home. Design conscious users can enjoy the 4K big screen experience with a simple and elegant projector that is easy to set up, can easily stream content, and will last for years to come.
“With OTT platforms gaining popularity in India, we see more consumers wanting a big screen experience in the convenience of their homes. However, lack of adequate space can sometimes play spoilsport. This Epson Home Theatre Projector takes care of that and is the perfect way for the family and friends to gather and share in a spectacular entertainment experience. With the launch of the EH-LS500B – the first Ultra Short Throw laser light source projector for Home, consumers can get a large image size of 130 inches with the projector placed at a distance of less than 3 feet. This is the perfect, convenient and immersive, big-screen alternative to traditional LCD and OLED TVs.” said Mr. Harish A K, General Manager – Visual products, Epson India.
- 4,000 lumens of color brightness to be bright enough in the living room too
- 2,500,000:1 contrast ratio for the deep black discerning viewer
- 330 cms (130 inches) max size image which is bigger than any TV on the planet right now
- 4K input signal processing, 4k enhanced output with pixel shifting on a native 1080p FHD panel
- Long-lasting laser light source – watch your favorite content for the next 10 years2
- 3 HDMI inputs to max out your inputs – STB, Amazon fire stick, Android TV box etc.
- 10 watts stereo speakers
- 20,000 hours of laser light source life for long life with 3 year warranty or 20,000 hours whichever is first
|Projection System||RGB liquid crystal shutter projection system|
|LCD Panel||1.55 cm (0.61-inch) wide panel with MLA (C2 Fine, 10 bit)|
|Color Light Output||4,000 Lumens|
|White Light Output||4,000 Lumens|
|Resolution||4K Enhancement* 1920 x 1080 x 2|
|Throw Ratio||0.28 (Zoom: Wide), 0.38 (Zoom: Tele)|
|Colour Modes||Dynamic, Bright Cinema, Game, Cinema|
|Projector Warranty||3 years or 20,000 Hours – Whichever comes first|