Optoma Unveils ProAV Market Laser Projector The ZH420UST UST Model Features Built-in Edge Blending and WarpingRS Staff ⋅ Apr 2, 2018 Optoma has unveiled its ZH420UST 1080p HD laser projector to deliver maximum flexibility, reliability, and color performance to the ProAV market. The Optoma ZH420UST, introduced at last week’s Digital Signage Expo 2018 in Las Vegas, is an ultra short throw projector with built-in edge blending and warping adjustments. The ZH420UST incorporates the latest advances in light source and imaging technology in one projector. With its laser light source, 4,000 ANSI lumens, 100,000:1 contrast and 0.25:1 throw ratio, the ZH420UST produces 100-inch images from just 13 inches away. It is designed to deliver maximum projection flexibility and reliability with multiple installation features, including built-in warping adjustment, automatic edge blending capabilities (using CS200T), color matching adjustment, HDBaseT and two HDMI inputs. Powered by a robust laser phosphor light engine and featuring an assortment of connectivity options, the ZH420UST has been engineered to deliver exceptional image quality for a variety of professional environments. The Optoma ZH420UST-B (Black) and ZH420UST-W (White) will be available for purchase in May through authorized dealers at an estimated street price of $2,799. With a 20,000-hour life cycle and ultra short throw. “The ZH420UST is the industry’s first 1080p ultra short throw projector with built-in edge blending and warping adjustments, combining flexibility, reliability and incredible performance,” said Brian Soto, head of product management, Optoma Technology. “By bringing high quality and innovation to the market at industry-leading prices, we continue to demonstrate our dedication to providing unique solutions with maximum flexibility to the ProAV market.” SubscribeFor more stories like this, and to keep up to date with all our market leading news, features and analysis, sign up to our newsletter here.