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2. Video Components > 14. Avoid Cheap Projectors

Avoid Cheap Projectors

One of the more difficult decisions you’ll encounter in the evolution of your home theater is whether you should add a projection system to replace your television. However, this isn’t always a matter of adding quality; sometimes you’re trading picture depth for picture size. Make sure you understand the difference between a better picture and a bigger one.

Although it’s true that throwing a movie picture onto a huge screen in your theater makes you look cool, the picture might sometimes suffer as a result. Before buying any old projector just to brag to your buddies, make sure you’re getting something that’s going to perform better than the TV you’ve already got.

The Players

One of the first things to take note of is the differences between display technologies. Here’s the basic rundown.


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