LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. – Oct. 31, 2023 – Epson, the number one best-selling ultra short throw projector brand in the U.S.,1 today announced the new Epson EpiqVision® Ultra LS650 3-Chip 3LCD Smart Streaming Laser Projector is now available. Joining the sub-$3,000 category, this new ultra short throw solution underscores Epson’s commitment to meet today’s demand for high quality, big-screen entertainment in everyday living spaces at a range of prices. Designed with added convenience and flexibility, the Epson EpiqVision Ultra LS650 delivers up to 120-inch 4K PRO-UHD®2 images, in a sleek, modern chassis that can be placed close to the wall, and with the Epson Setting Assistant app,3 setup and display size adjusting is easier than ever. Utilizing true 3-Chip 3LCD technology with 3,600 lumens of color and white brightness,4 the Epson EpiqVision Ultra LS650 delivers crisp, clear and colorful images, even in brightly lit rooms and simply amazes every time it’s turned on.
“With quality built-in sound and smart TV capabilities, the new Epson EpiqVision Ultra LS650 is the complete viewing package, providing a front-row seat to exceptional color and amazing detail, without sacrificing picture brightness,” said Fernando Tamashiro, product manager, Epson America, Inc. “As we expand Epson’s best-selling ultra short throw lineup with the new Epson EpiqVision Ultra LS650, it will redefine today’s living spaces where entertainment fits seamlessly into virtually any environment.”
The Epson EpiqVision Ultra LS650 delivers an immersive experience for everyone, whether watching movies, shows and sporting events or gaming with family and friends. Expertly engineered with sound and performance in mind, the projector includes a 2.1 virtual surround system, designed exclusively for Epson by Yamaha, with a metallic speaker grille for enhanced acoustics. An eARC5 HDMI® port is also available to easily switch to external AV receivers or soundbars with the projector’s remote. The Epson EpiqVision Ultra LS650’s smart TV capabilities make it easy to access popular streaming channels,6 including Amazon Prime Video®, Hulu®, Disney+, HBO®, YouTube, and more,6 and even allows users to stream live TV and search with built-in Google Assistant™.
Additional feature details include:
- Exceptionally Sharp 4K Experience – 4K PRO-UHD2 uses advanced pixel-shifting technology and image processing to deliver amazing detail and clarity without sacrificing picture brightness
- Single-Cable Solution for Audio – One of the updated HDMI® ports includes eARC5 support to transmit audio formats like Dolby Atmos® or DTS5 to compatible AV receivers or soundbars, making it easy to switch audio between the projector's built-in speakers and other external audio devices
- SilverFlex® Ambient Light Rejecting Screen – Available and sold separately in two sizes, 100-inch and 120-inch, these screens are engineered to redirect up to 90% of the ambient light to increase contrast and produce an astonishingly crisp picture
- Outstanding Service and Support – Two-year limited warranty; two-business-day replacement with free shipping7
Availability and Pricing
The Epson EpiqVision Ultra LS650 3-Chip 3LCD Smart Streaming Laser Projector (MSRP $2799.99) is now available in black and white models through select retailers and the Epson online store.
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1 Source: Circana Retail Tracking Service, U.S., Ultra Short Throw projector unit sales, June 2022 – June 2023.
2 4K Resolution Enhancement Technology shifts each pixel to produce an image on screen, up to the stated specification.
3 Compatible device and Internet connection required for download.
4 Color brightness (color light output) and white brightness (white light output) will vary depending on usage conditions. Color light output measured in accordance with IDMS 15.4; white light output measured in accordance with ISO 21118.
5 eARC supports Dolby Atmos, Dolby® Digital Plus, Dolby Digital (AC-3) and DTS, and requires an eARC enabled audio device and an HDMI High-Speed Cable with Ethernet or an Ultra High-Speed HDMI Cable (HDMI 2.1a rated).
6 In order to use the Android TV, the device must be configured on a network via a wireless connection of 5 Mbps or faster. Some apps require paid subscriptions.
7 Expedited shipping not available in all areas. Road Service orders must be placed and processed by 3 p.m. Eastern Time for Two-Business-Day delivery.
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