For great visuals outside, it’s best to get a projector that is rated above 2,000 lumens for brightness. It should also be HD at either 720p or 1080p (the number of horizontal lines of vertical resolution and progressive scan), and have HDMI connectivity. There are a lot of projectors on the market, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Here are some of the best projectors that have the necessary brightness for outdoor use, at varying levels of cost.
Reviews of the best home theater projectors as rated by relevantrankings.com
In a light-controlled room, the Sony VPL-HW45ES offers a noticeable improvement in image quality over budget projectors, with fewer compromises. Looking at the Sony’s image next to that of our affordable projector pick (the BenQ HT2050 as of this writing) makes the BenQ’s blacks look dark gray by comparison.