Two New Projectors Offer A Host of Features Ideally Suited to the Rigors of Non-Stop Gaming
LAS VEGAS | January 7, 2010 |Showing the initiative and market prowess that has become its trademark,OptomaR Technology, Inc., the world’s bestselling brand of DLPR projectors, has introduced the GameTime projectors,the company’s first projectors designed from the ground up for dedicated gaming enthusiasts and home entertainment. Consisting of the GT360 and GT720, both projectors are 3D Ready and feature big screen display which offers a perfect image match-up with gaming applications for the total immersion experience.
“3D brings a whole new dimension to the gaming experience,” said Jon Grodem, Optoma’s director of product and marketing. “Designed for flawless performance with today’s top HD consoles and Gaming PCs, the GT360 and GT720 energize games with stunning speed, high contrast and vivid colors.”
Both the GT360 and the GT720 share many features that optimally serve the needs of gamers as well as sports enthusiasts and movie buffs. Both employ a short-throw lens to create large images in smaller rooms and 2500 lumens to deliver a 3000:1 contrast ratio for startlingly crisp, larger-than-life images. Each projector utilizes 2 powerful 5-Watt stereo speaker system to deliver in-the-action sound without external speakers.
Optimally designed for Nintendo’s Wii? console, the GT360 delivers a native 800 x 600 pixels (SVGA) resolution. It is PC and MAC compatible, supports computer resolutions up to 1920 x 1080 pixels (HD), and can also accept common global video inputs and video formats up to 1080p (HDTV, EDTV, SDTV, NTSC, PAL, SECAM).
The GT720 offers a native widescreen WXGA (1280 x 800 pixels) resolution, and is designed to maximize the widescreen attributes of major gaming consoles such as Wii?, Xbox? and Sony PlayStationR. It also is PC and MAC compatible, supports computer resolutions up to 1920 x 1080 pixels (HD), and accepts common global video inputs and video formats up to 1080p (HDTV, EDTV, SDTV, NTSC, PAL, SECAM).
Accessories for both projectors include a remote and a special backpack. Both projectors are compact and lightweight at only 7 lbs., allowing gamers to take the gaming and video experience with them.
"The GT360 and GT720 provide cinema-sized fun with a whopping 300" maximum screen size," said Grodem. "Designed to run with minimal shut-down time needed, the GT360 and GT720 are the ultimate gaming projectors providing gamers with non-stop action."