Excerpt: The average consumer behaviour, when it comes to putting gadgets to good use, is far from ideal. Having observed average buyer in electronics industry over the years, I have noticed that there's the optimum way of consuming technology, and then there's the popular way of doing the same. Take the example of the majority's purchase decisions when it comes to home cinema solutions.
Conclusion: Epson’s EH-TW550 projector delivers an excellent picture quality with vivid colours, deep blacks, and high brightness, although sound quality is not good. This projector also supports 3D viewing and boasts a variety of modes delivering enhanced settings for each viewing setting and type of content consumption.
Pros: Excellent picture quality., Bright picture thanks to good ANSI Lumen tally., Vivid colours., Offers 3D viewing experience.
Cons: Epson recommends that users view 3D content via its USB-rechargeable active shutter glasses for 3D viewing that are sold separately for a pricey R1 300. The projector does not convert 2D content into 3D, so users need to have their own 3D movies to watch. We turned to 3D clips from LG UK’s 3D YouTube channel, which displayed well enough using the standard issue 3D glasses we got at Nu Metro cinema after watching, Pacific Rim (review), in 3D., Sound output was far less...