XGIMI Aura Single-Laser 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector
The $1999 XGIMI Aura 4K ultra short throw laser projector [manufacturer’s link] [available at Amazon] has been recognized internationally, earning the EISA (Expert Imaging and Sound Association) award for the best UST projector for 2022-2023. The XGIMI Aura also earns bonus points from the creator of this website specifically for its stylish curved front profile design which most-closely resembles the shape of the bottom black “PROJeCTOR” part of the UST Projector dot com logo 🙂
This value-packed UST projector is a 3D-ready single-laser DLP model which utilizes the Texas Instruments 0.47″ DMD. It runs Google’s Android TV operating system with Google Assistant and Chromecast built-in. Laser technology delivers 90% of the Rec.709 and 80% of the DCI-P3 color gamuts to display over a billion colors. The integrated 60-watt Harman/Kardon stereo audio system includes two tweeters and two woofers each supplied with 15 watts.
Recommended 80″ to 120″ diagonal image size. Projector brightness is rated 1800 ISO lumens. 20000 hour laser life. MEMC (Motion Estimation, Motion Compensation) frame interpolation technology artificially adds additional frames in between original frames to ensure smooth motion and minimize blurriness. 12 second fast boot. Remote control. Manual focus and 8-point keystone correction. Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. HDR10 and HLG. Connectivity includes 3 HDMI/ARC, 3 USB 2.0 (one is on side), Ethernet, optical audio output, and 3.5mm headphone output. Projector dimensions are 23.9″ wide, 15.8″ deep, 5.5″ high, and it weighs 24.3 pounds.