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post #1 of 2 Old 06-09-2013, 07:20 PM - Thread Starter
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Hi,

I'm interested in buying an Epson 6020 (or 5020) and I'm trying to determine the best screen.

The projector will be mounted 15 feet from the screen. The room is completely light controllable, however I may choose to SOMETIMES watch with some lights on, like when friends are over for a game. Most of the time, however, I'll be watching it in complete darkness (except for the walls, ceiling, carpet).

I'm thinking about getting a 110" diagonal screen. I'm trying to determine if I should get white, gray, or what? Should I get a low gain screen (like .9 or .8) or should I get something higher?

Thanks in advance.

Samsung TV - PN59D8000 - wall mounted
HW50ES projector w/electric Elite 120" ceiling mounted screen (drops in front of plasma)
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I have an Epson 9500 and went with a JKP Affinity 110" 16x9 Dalite .09 screen. Not sure if it's actually pure white, maybe an off white, with gray in it.

For me it's perfect, but I don't do games, only movies.

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Epson 9500 UB Projector; 110" JKP Affinity Screen; Panasonic BD30 Player, Toshiba HDA1 Player; Definitive Speakers (Center, Towers, Rear); Onkyo 608 A/V Receiver; Nevo Q50 Remote; TW HD Cable Box. 

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