Sony 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector priced at $50,000, available only in NYC area (hands-on)
Editors' note, September 4, 2014: This story updates a version published on January 8, 2014, with pricing, availability, and comparative analysis.
Back at CES in January, we were wowed by Sony's 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector. The product was essentially a projector mounted in a credenza, firing its massive 4K laser image (up to 147 inches) on the wall directly above it, rather than across the room -- the "short throw" in question.
Sony made no secret of the fact that this would be an ultraluxury device selling well north of $30,000, and estimated a "summer" retail date.
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