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Optoma’s $1,500 4K Projector Now Available

Capable of displaying 4K image up to 300 inches

Optoma has begun shipping the device it hopes will make 4K projecting more accessible to the average consumer.

The $1,499 street-priced UHD50, first unveiled at CES in January, features 2,400 lumens, a 500,000:1 contrast ratio, RGBRGB color wheel and HDR10 with Rec.2020/DCI-P3 wide color gamut compatibility. It also boasts 15 percent vertical lens shift and a 1.3x zoom, with the ability to display a 4K Ultra HD image up to 300 inches.

The projector, which features a lamp light source and a Texas Instruments DLP chip, comes with two HDMI 2.0 inputs with HDCP 2.2 support.

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It’s currently available through Amazon, Fry’s Electronics and

Optoma’s previous entry-level 4K projector was priced at $1,999.