Elite Screens Australia: Your Ultimate Value-for-Money Projector Screen Choice
Welcome to the Elite Screens Australia landing page. Here you will find a brief introduction to the Elite product range, with advice on how to choose the screen that will compliment your home theatre setup.
Elite Screens Australia entered the Australian marketplace in approx 2013. During that time, they have made an impact by keeping with their mission statement – offering a value for money projector screen, within all requirements of install.
They have been offering projector screens since 2004 in the US and have now consolidated markets within Germany, France, China, Taiwan, and now, Australia.
Large demographics, has allowed research and development to go into their product range. The outcome of this, is a screen at a great price ! Thats also easy to use – what more can you ask for ?
Of course, lets not kid ourselves, the screens, like most products these days are coming out of China. Comparing Apples with Apples, this Manufacturer would have to be put against the Grandview of the marketplace.
Elite Screens vs. Grandview Screens: A Comparative Analysis
Grandview Screens are supported by Australias largest Sound and Video Distributor – Ambertech. We used to offer the Grandview range but now only offer Elite – you can call to discuss why we dropped Grandview if interested.
Unveiling the Projector Screen Range
Elite Screens have within their range
- Electric Tension
By visiting the Elite Screens website you will be greeted where you can select their product range from the menu tree.
As can be seen from the above screen capture, you have a diverse selection of potential screen options.
For the purpose of this discussion, let us now click on the Elite Screens – “Fixed” Icon.
Elite Screens Australia Fixed Frame Range of Projector Screens
Discover Elite Screens Fixed Frame Projector Screen Collection
Elite Screens Australia has 6 different models of Fixed Frame Screens, giving an assorted range to meet consumer needs.
SableFrame – Entry level screen.
ezFrame – Comes with velvet material to eliminate projector glare that an untreated metal frame reflects during operation. ” The screen material is Elite’s AcousticPro1080P2 acoustically transparent fabric. It produces a bright, accurate, and moire free image for projectors rated up to 1080p”
Lunette – Elites curved fixed frame screen boasting “The award-winning Lunette Series fixed frame screen has a premium 3.5″-wide curved, velvet-covered frame designed to enhance contrast levels, decrease incident light and create heightened immersion. Curved screens design improves image depth and perception while increasing brightness uniformity.”
Aeon/CLR – “The Aeon Series is a fixed frame projection screen that uses Elite’s EDGE FREE technology. The EDGE FREE design resembles a giant size flat panel TV display. The Aeon includes velvet tape as an installation option to further enhance the overall appearance”
Polar Star – “The Polar Star is Elite Screen’s latest edition to its line of Ambient Light Rejecting projection screens. Polar Star is a polarized, angular reflective, ambient-light-rejecting front projection screen for the Home Cinema and Commercial markets. It is also exceptional in its handling of Actvie and Passive 3D technologies.
The Polar Star material offers superb brightness and contrast through a combination of its highly reflective surface and gray diffusion layered coating. This angular-reflective-screen material has a brightness of 1.3 gain and a 70 degree viewing angle. This makes it ideal for home cinema and commercial applications alike. The Silver-Gray protective surface coating is a reflective compound that is polarized to allow its use in active or passive 3D presentations while maintaining a 92% polarization retention.”
Polar Star eFinity – “The Polar Star eFinity Series from Elite Prime Vision is an internal-frame projection screen with the wraparound material design that is better known as EDGE FREE because of its lack of a traditional external framework. The eFinity EDGE FREE maximizes the viewing area in a smaller space footprint without compromizing the screen’s structural integrity. It includes a micro-thin 6mm black bezel and a backlight LED kit with Radio Frequency remote control.”
It’s the ultimate multi-purpose projection screen for virtually any indoor projection environment. The Polar Star is polarizd for Passive 3D applications and is Active 3D and 4K Ultra HD ready.
Unveiling the Aeon/CLR Experience
Elite Screens Australia Aeon CLR projector screens are a big seller within the fixed screen range and so worthy of a mention.
The Aeon CLR is an EDGE FREE CLR fixed frame screen that uses Elite’s innovative StarBright CLR (Ceiling Light Rejecting) material. Its serriform optical surface lens microstructure negates the washout effect of ambient light especially from overhead sources. This also enables the material to provide contrast levels that are 100 times greater than that of standard matte white projection screens.
StarBright CLR is specifically designed for ultra-short-throw projectors to provide a large-screen performance in the close quarters of most residential or even training environments. Aeon CLR with StarBright CLR offers a wide viewing angle, neutral color temperature, and enhanced picture contrast in a theater-grade image.
EDGE FREE CLR means there is an internal framework with wraparound material bordered with an ultra-thin bezel. The screen uses a Ceiling Light Rejection technology.
- StarBright CLR Ceiling Light Rejecting material absorbs up to 95% of overhead lighting
- 100x contrast enhancement over standard matte white screens
- Multi-layer optical structure filters out ambient light for superior picture quality
- Ultra wide viewing angle allows viewers to spread out while maintaining uniform picture quality
- Active 3D, 4K Ultra HD, and HDR Ready
- Produces lifelike images with superb color fidelity
- Black-backing eliminates light penetration
- Available in the following diagonal sizes: 100″ in 16:9 format
Design and Installation
- Sleek EDGE FREE CLR Fixed Frame
- Lightweight aluminum split-frame design
- Wraparound design maximizes viewing area and reduces overall footprint
- Ultra-thin black bezel trim
- Project from within a short distance without shadowing the picture
- Designed for table-top ultra-short-throw projectors
- Optional LED backlight kit with remote control
Quality and Reliability
- 2-year Parts & Labor manufacturer’s warranty
Introducing the ER120WH2 Sable Frame
“The SableFrame from Elite Screens is an entry-level fixed frame screen for today’s home cinema 720p and 1080p projectors. It’s easy to assemble and installs in minutes. The black velvet-surfaced 2.36″ aluminum frame enhances your wall’s overall appearance and absorbs projector light overshoot for crisper images. Choose from three available screen materials. The highly versatile CineWhite Gain 1.1 flat tensioned screen material provides a 160-degree viewing angle for a satisfying picture from nearly anywhere in the room. The AcousticPro1080P2 screen material delivers optimal color neutrality and is designed for 1080p projectors. The tensioned PVC PowerGain screen material resists hot spotting in the presence of ambient light and provides crisp color reproduction. Adjustable fix plates provide equal tension over the entire projection surface, while sliding wall mounts ensure the installation is properly centered.”
Elevate Your Viewing Experience with Elite Screens Australia’s Electric Projector Screen
Elite Screens Australia Electric projector screen range, like the fixed screens, has 6 model variants.
Spectrum – Elite Screens’ Spectrum series provides a 1.1 gain, acoustic transparent angular weave material. This allows for rear sound to effectively propagate through to the audience.
VMAX2 – Elite Screens VMAX2 projector screens provides 1.1 gain and is designed to deliver value for money within its offerings. The Vmax2 is one of the more common sellers due to its price point and so lets look at the 120″ VMAX120UWH2 to get a feel for the screen.
PowerMAx Pro – The Elite Screens PowerMax Pro Electric Projection Screen is the ideal solution for where its white enamel coating and projector screen material provides resistance to moisture.
Saker – The Elite Screens Saker series of projector screens utilises ” MaxWhite Fiberglass (FG) material which has a wide viewing angle to allow the audience to see the image from anywhere in the room. “
Elite VMAX Dual – The Elite Screens VMAX Dual is a screen that gives the consumer true flexibility within how they wish to showcase their movie selections. With the influx of 4K media and Hollywood movies being filmed since 1970s in an anamorphic frame aspect ratio of 2.39:1; you can imagine that the 2.35:1 screen has got a future within the home entertainment sector.
Elite Screens VMAX Dual Projector Screen
Lets have a brief look at the Elite Screens Australia Vmax Dual
Unveiling Elite Screens VMAX Dual: Double the Projection Delight
“The VMAX Dual Series is an electric projection screen with alternating 16:9/2.35:1 masked aspect ratio options. The product comes fully equipped with mounting brackets in addition to an RF and 12V trigger control kit.
The VMAX Dual offers a professional grade surface to match the abilities of anamorphic projectors. Anamorphic is the ability for a projector to switch from one aspect ratio (screen shape) to another in accordance with the type of presentation being shown.
- MaxWhite 1.1 Gain front projection surface
- Wide viewing angle with excellent diffusion uniformity
- Standard black backing eliminates light penetration
- 4-sided black masking borders
- Active 3D and 4K Ultra HD Ready
- GREENGUARD and GREENGUARD Gold Certified | UL2818
Design and Installation
- Rectangular housing is durable and moisture resistant
- Wall or Ceiling installation options
- 12mm distance between screen materials negates depth of focus distortion
- Dual motors for each screen panel
- Constant Image Width
- Radio Frequency (RF) wireless remote control operation with separate 16:9 and 2.35:1 buttons
- Wireless 5-12v trigger enables (16:9 default) drop/rise operation to synchronize with the projector’s power cycle
- Alternating 16:9 (HDTV) and 2.35:1 (Cinemascope) projection materials
Quality and Reliability
- Synchronous motors allow a silent operation with extended operational longevity
- Low power consumption
- 2 Year Warranty
Elite Screens: Summing Up Your Projection Journey
Not all of the Elite Screens Australia range is shown on the Kickstart Computers website. This does not mean we cant source.
Although we highly recommend an Elite Screen, the model recommended will be purely based on your budget.
If you are after a value for money projector screen and reside within Australia an Elite Screen will enhance your home theatre setup, make contact today to discuss the options available.
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