We love video projectors for watching movies, but the problem is those lamps, which don't generally last very long and cost loads to replace. Now Runco thinks it has a solution, albeit a pricey one
A residence in Sydney's eastern suburbs has a AU$3 million home theatre featuring two Runco 1080p DLP projectors.
Runco's $40,000 VideoWall VW-100HD 100-inch display.
Room has life-size talking R2-D2 and C-3PO props, fiber optics to emulate a star field effect in the galaxy, and a motorized door entrance.
If you can afford the JVC DLA-X700R -- and the dedicated room, high-quality screen, and professional calibration required to make it shine -- its spectacular picture quality is worth the steep investment.
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This is a reference-quality player. But you can get other such players for less.
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