2015CES - Epson Debuts Bright, Portable Projector for Big Screen, High-Value Entertainment

New Home Cinema 600 Offers Larger-Than-Life Indoor/Outdoor Entertainment Under $400

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- INTERNATIONAL CES - Epson America, Inc. today announced the newest member of its award-winning line of home entertainment projectors, the Epson® PowerLite® Home Cinema 600. The compact and versatile 3LCD Home Cinema 600 makes it easy to enjoy content on screens up to 25 times larger than a 60-inch TV screen with 3,000 lumens of color brightness and 3,000 lumens of white brightness1. With all-digital HDMI connectivity for access to movies, sports and games, users can easily plug in a Blu-ray® player, gaming console or streaming media player to create an immersive viewing experience with super-sized videogames, movies and more.

"The Home Cinema 600 is bright and versatile enough to take just about anywhere - think backyard cinema, big game parties and big-screen gaming nirvana - at a fraction of the price of a large flat panel TV," said Jason Palmer, marketing manager, Epson America. "This easy-to-use projector delivers a remarkable home entertainment experience at an appealing price for first time users."

Delivering up to 3x Brighter Colors than competitive models2, Epson 3LCD projectors ensure vibrant images. Featuring 3,000 lumens of color brightness and 3,000 lumens of white brightness, this projector shines bright in any room. The projector features four pre-set color modes, including a game mode, allowing users to enjoy their favorite media in a range of environments - whether playing video games in the man cave, hosting neighborhood movie night on the patio or watching TV in a well-lit room. For added versatility, the projector features built-in sound for set-up virtually anywhere and positioning flexibility with auto vertical correction and easy slide horizontal image correction.

Availability and Support
The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 600 ($379 MSRP) will be available in mid-January through select retailers nationwide and the Epson online store. The projector comes with Epson's top-of-the-line service and support, including a two-year limited warranty with toll-free access to Epson's PrivateLine® priority technical support, and 90-day limited lamp warranty.

About Epson
Epson is a global innovation leader dedicated to exceeding expectations with solutions for markets as diverse as the office, home, commerce, and industry. Epson's lineup ranges from inkjet printers, printing systems and 3LCD projectors to industrial robots, smart glasses and sensing systems and is based on original compact, energy-saving, and high-precision technologies.

Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 72,000 employees in 94 companies around the world, and is proud of its ongoing contributions to the global environment and the communities in which it operates. Epson America, Inc. based in Long Beach, Calif. is Epson's regional headquarters for the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. To learn more about Epson, please visit: www.epson.com.

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Note: EPSON and PowerLite are registered trademarks, and EPSON Exceed Your Vision is a registered logomark of Seiko Epson Corporation. PrivateLine is a registered trademark of Epson America, Inc. All other product and brand names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Epson disclaims any and all rights in these marks. Copyright 2014 Epson America, Inc. CPD-40901 7/2014

1Color brightness (color light output) and white brightness (white light output) will vary depending on usage conditions. Color light output measured in accordance with IDMS 15.4; white light output measured in accordance with ISO 21118.
2Compared to leading 1-chip DLP projectors in the home entertainment segment (720p and 1080p), based on NPD data for June 2013 through May 2014. Color brightness (color light output) measured in accordance with IDMS 15.4. Color brightness will vary depending on usage conditions.

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