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Old 06-04-2009   #8
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Default Re: what projector for my theater?

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Originally Posted by rlpiii View Post
I've had the 100 for a few years now watching on a 128" screen, and still have not seen anything so much better as to do an upgrade. When I got my 100, I liked the picture on it better than its JVC competitor at the time. The 200, from what I've researched, is not worth upgrading to - unless, I have a catastrophic failure on the 100 and must replace it.
I don't have any first hand knowledge like you, but I am curious to know what type screen you are using and what your light control situation is. Those are very important issues when dealing with a fairly low light output projector. The reason for asking is if you look at projector central's calculator they don't go above a 96" wide (110" diag) screen for the VPL-VW100 projector and at the 96" width they recommend a high gain screen. The 200 also shows low brightness at 123" diag, btw, but it does up the lumens from 800 for the 100 to 1,000 for the 200.
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