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Mitsubishi HC6000 Home Theater Projector

by September 06, 2007
Filed under: Projectors
Mitsubishi HC6000

Mitsubishi HC6000

Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America's Presentation Products Division, introduced its newest true 1080p (1920 x 1080) resolution HC6000 home theater projector. Improving upon and replacing Mitsubishi's HC5000, the HC6000 offers enhanced features at under $4000, performing with the latest Blu-ray or HD DVD technology.

Mitsubishi has improved the HC6000's auto iris function for quicker black to light imaging and increased its contrast ratio to 13,000:1. This combination allows for dynamic and smooth transitions between light and dark scenes and sharper overall details in dark areas, even in fast action spaceship scenes or classic film noir.

The new HC6000 provides two HDMI connectors allowing for a true digital-to-digital link between the projector and its image sources. The 1000 ANSI lumens projector offers a powered lens shift and powered zoom for easy installation and set-up, making it perfect for installed home theater environments.

Reon-VX's HQV processing delivers sharp, detailed HD images by utilizing features such true 1080i-to-1080p HD deinterlacing and a sophisticated multidirectional diagonal filter that helps ensure video that is free from jagged edges. HQV also makes standard definition material approach HD quality by employing advanced scaling, per-pixel detail enhancement and noise reduction technology that removes noise and artifacts caused by compression.

With up to 5000 hours of lamp-life (in low mode), HC6000 owners won't have to change lamps often, but when it's necessary the new projector offers a design that makes replacement quick and easy. Through an easily accessed lamp housing, users simply switch the lamps without taking the mounting structure apart and physically handling the projector.

The manufacturer's suggested price of Mitsubishi's new HC6000 is under $4000 and will be available in October through authorized Mitsubishi dealers. The projector comes with Mitsubishi's two-year limited warranty on parts and labor plus a 90-day limited warranty on the lamp.

About Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America Presentation Products Division
Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America's Presentation Products Division markets an extensive line of professional presentation, front-projection high definition home entertainment, and rear-projection video wall cube display systems and digital signage monitors that are designed with DLP(R) or LCD technology, and is known for its award-winning, high-quality, accurate color reproduction technology. Products are sold through authorized distributors, resellers, retailers and system integrators throughout the United States and Mexico.

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Tony is our resident expert for lifestyle and wireless products including soundbars. He does most of the reviews for wireless and streaming loudspeakers and often compares soundbars in round ups and helps us cover the trade shows.

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