Life Wire 2017 Best Overall Projector Screen

Award: Life Wire 2017 Best Overall Projector Screen

Product: Elite Screens ezFrame 135"

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With 135 inches of total viewing space, Elite Screens ezFrame offers a 16:9 ratio that provides an outstanding viewing experience for any type of multimedia. As one of the top projector screen manufacturers, Elite Screens offers a display that’s good for both 4K Ultra HD and active 3D projection. Featuring a black anodized aluminum and full tension frame weighing 41.8 pounds, the ezFrame offers an easy setup (there are just six pieces to put ...

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Life Wire 2017 Best Small Room Projector Screen

Award: Life Wire 2017 Best Small Room Projector Screen

Product: Elite's Sable Frame B2 92"

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Have limited space, but still want to watch on the big screen? Elite Screen’s Sable Frame B2 92-inch 16:9 frame is your best bet. With a total viewing space of 49.1 inches high and 80.2 inches wide, the B2 is capable of handling both Active 3D and 4K Ultra HD video quality with aplomb. The 160-degree viewing angle screen is easily set up with a tensioned rod and spring system that can easily be attached to a wall with included hardware. The excellent build ...

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Life Wire 2017 Best Large Room Projector Screen

Award: Life Wire 2017 Best Large Room Projector Screen

Product: Elite's Spectrum Electric 180"

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If you really want to go big, Elite Screen’s Spectrum offers a 180-inch, 16:9 4K-ready home theater motorized drop-down projector screen with more than enough screen real estate for any large gathering space. With a total view space of 88.3 inches high and 156.9 inches wide, there’s plenty of room to binge-watch the latest Netflix series on a screen that’s as close to your own home theater as possible. The 180-degree viewing ...

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  • Award: “2017 Best of the Best” (May 2017)

  • Product:  Elite Screens R120H1 ezFrame Series, (120-inch Diagonal 16:9, Fixed Frame Home Theater Grey Projection Screen)

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•120-inch Diagonal, 16:9 Aspect Ratio.

•View Size: 58.7" H x 104.7" W. Overall Size: 63.4" H x 109.4" W.

•Screen Material: CineGrey, 1.0 Gain. Multi-layer PVC, flat tensioned, lightly textured screen with 160 degree viewing angle. Designed for low contrast DLP and LCD projectors to enhance black levels while minimizing loss in color reproduction. 4K Ultra HD and Active 3D Projection Ready. Mildew resistant, ...

Read More Names Elite Screens as Numbers 1, 3, and 8 of the 12 Top Projector Screen Brands of 2017

Did Brad Pitt’s head get really wrinkly or is that just your crown molding? If you have a projector but no projector screen, you’re getting subpar picture quality and are wasting a great machine. Even if your wall is a crisp, spotless white, any imperfection will be obvious when the Death Star looks more like a football than a moon. So. yeah, you need a screen, and there are a number of choices you'll need to make: wall-mounted screen or freestanding? Which size and aspect ratio? Manual or motorized? You can expect to spend anywhere from $60 up to $400 ...

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Elite's Yardmaster (Manual/Electric) Wins the 2017 TWICE Picks Award

Elite Screens is pleased to announce that its Yard Master Manual & Electric line of retractable outdoor projection screens has won TWICE Magazine's 2017 Picks Award at the International CES show in Las Vegas.

The award winners are chosen anonymously by TWICE editors and other industry experts based on the screen's innovative design qualities and functionality.

The Yard Master (Manual & Electric) Retractable Series answers the demand for a durable outdoor design that features theater-quality imaging in a platform that is designed and certified for outdoor use.

Product Description: The Yard Master Retractable Series features an option of manual or electric ...

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The DarkStar® eFinity won the 2017 CES TechHome Mark of Excellence Award

Award Description:  The TechHome Division of the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has recognized the top projects and products/technologies in consumer electronics for custom installation.  The nearly 160 entries are judged by an independent panel of industry experts. Winners of these prestigious awards receive exposure via the websites and print publications from the CTA, CE Pro, and Greenbuilder Media.

Product Description: The DarkStar® eFinity is an EDGE FREE® design featuring a .9 gain ambient light rejecting material that rejects 95% of environmental ambient light. It provides a stunning, ISF-Certified color balance, contrast, and clarity in ...

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2016 TWICE/Residential Systems Best of CEDIA Awards

Residential Systems and TWICE Name CEDIA Best of Show 2016 Winners

NewBay Media’s Residential Systems and TWICEhave named their 2016 Best of Show Awards for CEDIA 2016 in Dallas. 

These awards honor outstanding products exhibited at the show. Manufacturers submitted products for nomination prior to arriving in Dallas, then a panel of anonymous professional integrator and journalist judges evaluated the entries based on written submissions and visual inspections on CEDIA show floor. A CEDIA exhibiting manufacturer could nominate its product for either Residential Systems or TWICE, or both.

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Product Featured: PolarStar® eFinity

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2016 CE Pro BEST Award

CE Pro is pleased to announced the winners of this year's BEST Awards. The BEST (Best Electronic Systems Technologies) Awards recognize the most noteworthy new products and technologies in the industry.

“The BEST Awards have quickly become recognized by manufacturers and integrators to represent products that really make a difference in the market,” says Jason Knott, editor-in-chief, CE Pro. “I am always amazed at some of the unique innovation and problem-solving solutions for integrators that come out of the awards. It’s exciting to see many of these new products go on to achieve great success.”

This year's 173 entries were ...

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EH 2016 Home of the Year Award (Home Theater $25k – 75k-Gold)

Top 3 Home Theaters Starting at $25,000

Think a home theater costs more than six figures? Think again, and gather ideas from these award-winning entertainment areas that sit somewhere between $25,000 and $75,000.


Each year the editorial staff at Electronic House reviews hundreds of submissions to its Home of the Year contest. The entries submitted by home systems installers represent some of the smartest, most innovative home tech projects on the planet. 


Best Home Theater $25,000-$75,000, GOLD Winner

Coal Miner’s Masterpiece: Homeowner pays homage to his industrial roots by adding a “mine shaft” theater to his basement.


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