July 10, 2009
| by Robert Archer
We follow up our look at the most popular projectors with, naturally, the most frequently used projection screens.
Anyone who thinks a plain white wall is good enough for their projector is shortchanging their system.
But projection screens can be very complex. Here are some of the common difficulties: Screen sizes and how size relates to seating distance; Screen gain, which depends on a room’s ambient light; Aspect ratios; Material construction (acoustically transparent or solid); Usage patterns for options like recessed electric screens; Fixed frames versus masking screens.
According to the CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis,the most popular projection screen brands are:
Click here to view 6 Projection Screens for Your Theater.
Bob is a dedicated audiophile who has been writing about A/V for Electronic House sister publication CE Pro since 2000.