Sony VPL-HW40ES Projector Review: Blacks are the New White – Gadget Review

Sure, Sony’s HW40ES can be hailed for its ultra low fan noise. But that’s not all. It also produces a stellar picture thanks to Sony’s Reality Creation tech that truly makes images pop. Fold in exceptionally rich blacks despite not boasting an iris and it begs the question of how the HW40ES costs so little.

Tip: Combine it with Screen Innovations’ 5 Series motorized slate screen – which we did – and you’ve got a home cinema that perceivably exceeds any movie theater.

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