Acer America has announced the U.S. availability of the 3,200 lumens Acer H6502BD home entertainment projector with LumiSense+ intelligent color enhancement. LumiSense+ features an embedded light sensor that detects ambient light conditions to optimize projected image brightness levels and color saturation. Leveraging clever content-aware technology, it analyzes projected content frame by frame and dynamically adjusts image visibility to the ideal level.
The Acer H6502BD supports wireless projection with an optional dongle and a hidden internal compartment concealing the power supply and wireless adapter of the user’s choice. This new design keeps the area neat and tidy and reduces the chances of the dongle being lost. The internal HDMI (MHL) port is compatible with a WirelessCAST/WirelessHD-Kit. Users can also display content wirelessly by installing Acer eDisplayPro and leveraging an Acer wireless adapter. Acer eDisplayPro is compatible with Windows, iOS and Android and can mirror play from Android 4.2 or iOS 9 or later devices, ideal for sharing fun videos or travel photos with friends without having to crowd around a small display.
The Acer H6502BD boasts a 10W built-in speaker, it projects dynamic audio without requiring external speakers. DLP and HDMI 3D ready, the projector delivers Blu-ray 1080p 3D content with a compatible Blu-ray player and 3D display. Users can watch 3D movies and play 3D games on a console or PC with DLP 3D glasses.
A native 1080p (1920×1080) wide format resolution displays brilliant Full HD visuals for true-to-life home theater. Its 16:9 aspect ratio fits the latest widescreen TVs. Dynamic Black technology creates excellent image contrast by analyzing content frame by frame. It dynamically adjusts dark scenes to optimal black levels, while maintaining brightness, delivering vibrant image quality and a high 20,000:1 contrast ratio.
Acer ColorBoost 3D combines a 6-segment color wheel design with a DLP chip and lamp power control capability that improves optical color performance, while reducing color shifts and brightness decay for both 2D and 3D visuals. This advanced technology provides brighter, more realistic images and color fidelity. The Acer H6502BD also leverages ColorSafe II, which eliminates color decay and guarantees picture integrity even after prolonged use.
The Acer H6502BD is compact with convenient top loading design. It measures 12.1 x 8.3 x 3.4-inches and weighs 5.3 lbs. Its top-loading lamp design allows quick replacement in just a few simple steps, even when ceiling mounted. The auto ceiling mount detects and instantly rotates the images by 180 degrees to ensure accurate orientation.
Multiple connectivity options include two HDMI ports with one offering MHL for charging smartphones and tablets as well as D-Sub and PC audio. An auto keystone correction automatically revises vertical distortions and the Acer Dust Resistant system protects the projector from airborne dust, helping extend the lifespan.
Acer SmartFormat supports all wide-format PC signals, eliminating unsupported signal issues and having to revise the resolution of the PC. Acer H6502BD doesn’t require a cooling period, so it powers up immediately after it has been turned off and can be packed immediately after use. In addition to standard mode, the Acer H6502BD offers two energy saving modes to save power and costs. Standard mode provides up to 3,500 hours of lamp life, while ECO extends 5,000 hours and ExtremeECO as many as 6,500 hours.
As for pricing and availability, the new Acer H6502BD projector is offered online through US retailers such as; Amazon.com, Datavis.com, Insight.com, Pcconnection.com and Tigerdirect.com with a one-year limited parts and labor warranty for $699 USD.