BenQ HT-Series HT1085ST 1080P 2,200 ANSI Lumen 3D Full HD Short Throw Home Theater Projector review
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With the HT1085ST, incredible 1080p Full HD home entertainment is just a click away. Featuring new-generation wireless connectivity, side projection, and short-throw technology, the home projector gives you the installation and placement flexibility to turn your favorite multimedia content into 100” of cinematic enjoyment from less than 5 feet away – so you can turn your living spaces into an entertainment center for console gaming, movies and videos without worrying about having enough room or wiring and remodeling troubles.
Built with BenQ's world-leading short-throw projection technology, the HT1085ST gives you 100” of big-screen home entertainment fun at less than 5 feet–freeing you from space constraints, shadow disruptions, and glares from the projection light. Plus, with more installation flexibility and extra space, you can even make room for motion-sensing video games to enjoy with friends and family.
The HT1085ST spoils your eyes with true-to-life image quality brought to you by BenQ's 1080p Full HD optimized optical system. The HT1085ST is built with Texas Instrument’s advanced DarkChip3 DLP Technology, which projects higher brightness and deeper black levels by filling in the area where the digital micro mirror connects to its hinge to produce smooth, film-like image quality. So you can enjoy your favorite HD multimedia content with the best clarity and sharpness–from Blu-ray DVDs to video games and HD broadcasting.
The horizontal, or side-to-side, keystone correction feature comes in handy when you have a hard time clearing up your living room table or finding an ideal placement for the HT1085ST. By enabling you to correct the trapezoid effect, which occurs when a projector is placed off center, this feature offers you the flexibility you need to turn unused corners or space, such as the side table, into the perfect place for the HT1085ST.
Say goodbye to changing your home décor to accommodate your projector or stacking books under it to fix the projection position. The HT1085ST is built to free up your living space with a 1.2x flexible zoom that supports remodeling-free projector installation with an impressive range of projection distances.
The HT1085ST supports multiple forms of 3D with amazing 1080p Full HD quality–including HDMI 1.4a, 3D Blu-ray, 3D broadcasting, video games and NVIDIA 3DTV PC connectivity–giving you ultra-smooth projection for uninterrupted, immersive fast-motion gaming experience without crosstalk. With a high response time and low latency rate, the HT1085ST makes an ideal video gaming mate for your PS4 or your X-Box Kinect.
The built-in 10W resonant chamber speaker is expertly tuned to enhance the HT1085ST's audio playback quality with deeper base tones–offering you a truly immersive audio performance that's free of stereo speaker wiring troubles. What's more, there are four preset sound modes and one equalizer setting available for you to match to the music of your choice for the most optimal audio enjoyment.
The HT1085ST is simple to operate with a whole new self-explanatory user interface design that's easy for anyone to figure out. Plus, the advanced Auto Source Detection, which now detects the input source with half the original speed, even highlights the detected source with the color green to signal 'go' with this source.
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