Laser Phosphor Projectors


Sony VPL-XW5000ES review

by Bob Raikes

What They Say What Hi-Fi looked at the Sony VPL-XW5000ES which it categorises as “the cheapest truly native 4K laser projector the home cinema world has ever seen” (£5999 / $5998). The unit use …

Tags:Laser Phosphor Projectors| LCOS| sony| Testing

Links Week Ending 22nd July 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the end of this week. Samsung launches 2022 The Frame & The Serif …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| E Ink| Education| eMagin| eReaders| Financial Data| Game Playing| Germany| Interactive Displays| Laser Phosphor Projectors| OPS| Samsung| Smart TV| Streaming Video| TVs (TV Sets)| UST Projectors| ViewSonic

Dangbei LP UltraHD Projector Offers a Lot of Value

by Bob Raikes

What They Say We reported first on Chinese projector brand Dangbei a few months ago and the firm now has an UltraHD DLP laser phosphor (ALPD technology) projector with a claimed 3,200 Ansi lumens …

Tags:DLP Projectors| Laser Phosphor Projectors

Epson Gets Us Out to See a New Bright Projector

by Bob Raikes

An actual manufacturer event! After a couple of years of very few live events, Epson held a live launch of its latest rental/staging/installation projectors. I registered and got along to the Twickenham Rugby Stadium …

Tags:Epson| Events| Installation Projectors| Laser Phosphor Projectors| LCD Projectors (3LCD)| Rental and Staging

‘World’s smallest 3-chip DLP with 20,000lm’ Announced

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Panasonic has a new 3-chip DLP projector that is claimed to be the smallest and lightest unit of this class with 20,000 Ansi lumens of output. The PT-RQ25K is said to …

Tags:DLP Projectors| Laser Phosphor Projectors| Panasonic

ALPD Efficiency

Appotronics Announces Litigation Against Delta Electronics

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Appotronics, the key developer of laser phosphor light source technology, has filed an action against Delta Electronics in the Guangzhou IP Court. The action is the latest in a series of …

Tags:China| Delta| Laser Phosphor Projectors| Litigation| Patents

B&W Teams with Formovie

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The UK-based audio specialist Bowers & Wilkins sent us a press release (BW_Formovie.pdf) to say that it has done a deal with Formovie, a Chinese company founded by Xiaomi and Appotronics, …

Tags:audio| China| Laser Phosphor Projectors| UST Projectors

Xgimi Aura 4K UST Laser Projector Gets a Review

by Bob Raikes

What They Say HDTVTest’s Vincent Teoh had a look at the Xgimi Aura 0.47″ DMD-based 2400 Ansi Lumens (1600 when calibrated) UST projector using LP technology. P3 coverage is 83% and 64% of Rec. …

Tags:Laser Phosphor Projectors| UltraHD & 4K| UST Projectors

Ei Live! Hit by Covid and Fuel Distribution Challenges

by Bob Raikes

A couple of weeks ago, I heard that there would be a trade show for the custom installation (CI), home automation and AV installation businesses, (Ei Live!) just a few kilometres from my home. …

Tags:Epson| Events| HDBaseT| Laser Phosphor Projectors| Laser Projectors| LCD Projectors (3LCD)| LCOS| Projection Screens| sony


Vava Offers ALPD 4.0 at a Good Price

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Vava has an Indiegogo ‘triple laser’ 4K projector that is claimed to have 106% of Rec. 2020 colour coverage. The unit supports the ALPD 4.0 Laser Phosphor technology from Appotronics, which …

Tags:Crowdfunding (Kickstarter etc)| Laser Phosphor Projectors