Luxury Home Cinema System – The Sim2 Multimedia HT305E

Sometimes plasma screens just don’t cut it in terms of recreating that cinema experience. Therefore any luxury conscious person is going to want to take a look at projection.

Nowadays projection quality is truly excellent.

For instance the Sim2 Multimedia HT305E (wow what a mouthful) has some wonderful functionality that would be a must for any luxury home.


Retailing for £8,000 ($14,000) the system is marketed as follows:

“The Grand Cinema&#trade; HT305E builds on the performance of its illustrious award-winning predecessor: the HT300E, with improved image quality and increased light output, through the use of upgraded electronics and a more powerful 150W lamp.

The DarkChip3&#trade; DLP© chipset from Texas Instruments is utilised in this HD ready projector, which, in partnership with SIM2`s patented Alpha Path&#trade; light engine, produces a contrast ratio of >3500:1. The many benefits of the DarkChip3&#trade; – better contrast, finer pixel structure and improved motion – are fully exploited by the Grand Cinema&#trade; HT305E, resulting in exceptional picture quality.

The Grand Cinema&#trade; HT305E features a wide selection of inputs – Component Video, Video, S-Video, PC and HDMI&#trade; – and is compatible with all video and graphic standards including HDTV. HDMI&#trade; is a purely digital connection that transmits the uncompressed bitstream directly from the source through to the display, for a more accurate image.

The Grand Cinema&#trade; HT305E projector is available in Gun Metal gloss cabinet finish.”


HD Ready

Based on HD2+ DarkChip3&#trade; DMD chip (1280×720 pixels)

Contrast ratio >3500:1

SIM2 proprietary Alpha Path&#trade; sealed light engine

Superior glass optics

Long-throw ratio 1.8-2.4:1 lens

Live Colors Management&#trade; software

Vertical lens shift (optical)

Vertical and Horizontal digital keystone adjustment

Future-proof digital input: HDMI&#trade;- HDCP compliant

150W lamp, 6000 hours lamp life

Built-in deinterlacer and video enhancement

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