Best Projectors for Home 2017

Here are our selection of the best projectors for your home, while the first table lists high-end projectors, the second table lists home theater projectors under $1000. These tables only show a few key points for quick review, you can see the full specification of each item by clicking “See Specs”.

Model Image Our Rating Native Resolution Color Brightness 3D Full Specs
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB 1920 x 1080, with 4K Enhancement 2500 lumens See Specs
Sony VPL-HW45ES 1920 x 1080 1800 lumens See Specs
Sony VPL-HW65ES 1920 x 1080 1800 lumens See Specs
Optoma EH500 1920 x 1080 4700 lumens See Specs
Epson PowerLite 2255U 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 5000 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 1440 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 4400 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 3000 1920 x 1080 2300 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 3100 1920 x 1080 2600 lumens See Specs
Panasonic PTAE8000U 1920 x 1080 2400 lumens See Specs
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3700 1920 x 1080 3000 lumens See Specs
Optoma HD141X 1920 x 1080 3000 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 5030UB 1920 x 1080 2400 lumens See Specs


Best Home Theater Projectors Under $1000

Model Image Our Rating Native Resolution Color Brightness 3D Full Specs
Epson Home Cinema 730HD 1280 x 800 3000 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 1040 1920 x 1200 3000 lumens See Specs
EpsonHome Cinema 3020 1920 x 1080 2300 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 725HD 1280 x 800 2800 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 740HD 1280 x 800 3000 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 2045 1920 x 1080 2200 lumens See Specs
BenQ DLP MX525 1024 x 768 3200 lumens (3300 lumens for MX525A models) See Specs
BenQ HC1200 1920 x 1080 2800 lumens See Specs
Optoma HD142X 1920 x 1080 3000 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 3500 1920 x 1080 2500 lumens See Specs
Epson Home Cinema 2030 1920 x 1080 2000 lumens See Specs
Optoma HD27 1920 x 1080 3200 lumens See Specs