Picture this… It’s a Friday night. You’ve just finished work for the week and it’s raining outside. You grab some popcorn, jump onto your sofa and kick your feet up in a nice dark room, ready to spend the rest of the night engrossed in your favourite films brought to life by your new projector.
Sounds amazing, doesn’t it?
And it is. Investing in a high-quality projector is the best way to upgrade your home cinema experience. Sure, if you’ve got a big flatscreen TV you’ll probably be satisfied with the way your movie-marathons run already.
But what if you want more? What if you want it to feel exactly like when you go to the cinema? Minus the annoying movie-goers kicking your seat from behind, of course. That’s where a brand-new projector comes in, to transform your living room into your very own private home cinema.
The best projectors for your home-cinema
To help you create the ultimate Friday-night in, we’ve put together this list of our favourite projectors – and the best movies to watch on them.
- SVGA (800 x 600)
- 3,300 ANSI Lumens
- Throw Ratio: 1.96-2.15
Compact, lightweight and extremely powerful. The cost-effective and eco-friendly MS527 offers a stunning cinematic-screen display showing every detail regardless of the ambient light level.
Packed with visually-stunning action scenes, Christopher Nolan’s mind-bending blockbuster epic makes for a truly cinematic experience on this projector from BENQ.
- XGA projector
- 3,600-lumen brightness
- 000:1 contrast ratio
Delivering powerful results, the 3LCD technology makes the display up to three times brighter than other projectors.
Movie: Mission Impossible Fallout
The sixth instalment of the long-running franchise sees Tom Cruise and Henry Cavill go head-to-head in a series of thrilling action sequences which look incredible on this Epson projector.
- Resolution: Full HD (1920 x 1080)
- Brightness: 5000 lumens
- OS: MIUI TV
This Mi Smart projector is the mini home cinema that delivers Full HD video quality with an optimised screen which can be resized between 60″ to 120″.
This compelling tale of two soldiers’ journey to the front line was stylishly filmed in one continuous shot, and looks breathtaking on the Xiaomi projector. It puts you right in the heart of the action.
- Reduced Input Latency
- USB Type-C for Video and Power
- SonicExpert® Technology
With a short-throw lens, this projector can be placed just a few feet away from a wall or screen and project an immersive 100″ image – making it perfect for movie sessions in smaller rooms.
Movie: Bad Boys for Life
Will Smith reprises his role as Mike Lowery, seventeen years after his last outing, in a journey that takes him back to where it all started. The action-packed bonanza is a real treat on this Viewsonic projector which brings the adventure vividly to life.
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There you have it. Our list of the best Friday-night films, and the best projectors to watch them on. So, what are you waiting for? Draw the curtains, grab some nachos and press play on your fave film through your new projector.
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