Epson America ( has
announced its PowerLite Home Cinema 700. The
latest in Epson’s line of 3LCD home theater
projectors, the Home Cinema 700 offers 720p high
definition resolution for US$799.

Featuring 3LCD technology for brilliant
high-definition widescreen images and video with
amazing detail and no possibility of color
break-up or distracting “rainbow effect,” the
Home Cinema 700 offers movie theater-like images
with up to 2,000 lumens of brightness, seven
pre-set color modes and HDMI connectivity, says
Marge Ang, senior product manager, Epson America.
She adds that additional features of the Home
Cinema 700 benefitting today’s general AV
consumers and do-it-yourself markets include:

° Easy set-up and installation with the Epson
Universal Mount and 1.2x optical zoom;

° Instant On, Instant Off technology allows for
no waiting time to start or shut-down projector;

° The ability to share photos and slideshows on
the big screen via the USB 2.0 connection or SD
card slot;

° An Epson E-TORL Lamp engineered to project
light more efficiently, maximizing brightness
across the entire screen and extending lamp life
up to 4,000 hours;

° High energy efficiency with long-life E-TORL lamp and low power consumption;

° Versatile connectivity with Component Video,
S-Video, HDMI, and USB Type A and B digital

The Epson Home Cinema 700 is available in October
through authorized Epson projector dealers and
retail outlets. The projector also comes with a
two-year limited warranty.