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Give me the names of some projectors and screens to look at for gaming, movies, and sports. I'm thinking around a 4000$ limit plus whatever a quality screen would cost. I'll be setting about 14 feet away. i would like at least a 100 inch screen. I don't care in the least bit about 3D. I'll save that for a reason to go to the movies every once in awhile.
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You have clearly never gamed in 3d. Its not like the movies that you see in the theaters.
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Originally Posted by BababooeyHTJ View Post

You have clearly never gamed in 3d. Its not like the movies that you see in the theaters.

I don't want my 5 year old trying to watch me play games in 3D. Plus fast moving 3D makes me sick. I tried watching football at HHgreg. It did look great but I couldn't look at it very long. If just following a football in 3D gets to me, then I'm sure a first person shooter would be way to much.
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Come on guys.. No one knows anything about projectors?
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I've been out of the projector game for a little while, but I know that Optoma makes nice projectors. THe GT700 series are good. Panasonic Makes nice ones as well. I have been looking at their newer projectors/TVs recently to upgrade.
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I've been out of the projector game for a little while, but I know that Optoma makes nice projectors. THe GT700 series are good. Panasonic Makes nice ones as well. I have been looking at their newer projectors/TVs recently to upgrade.

I've been all over forums trying to get some info on projectors and it's really hard to find anything. Once people hear gaming, or computers they have nothing to say about it. They feel like the only reason to get a projector is for movies. There has to be some people who want to play their PC games on a 130 inch screen. I can't be the only one.
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I know the BenQ MP776 only, should do more research on that biggrin.gif
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