Top-Selling Projectors in January from Industry Tracking by PMA Research

San Juan Capistrano, California, USA – February 28, 2014. PMA Research, the worldwide market information experts on front projectors, has posted their most recent Projector Tracking Service results to the “Top-Selling Projectors” area of their website.

For more than 16 years now, PMA Research has collected monthly sell-through data from leading North American projector dealers, retailers, web resellers and distributors. Their Tracking Service family of monthly reports offers timely data and analysis on unit sales, true volume-weighted street prices, and inventories of front projectors for these channels.

Each month, PMA Research posts the “Top 5” Projector Lists for the following product categories:

Home Entertainment Projectors – This “Top 5″ list is compiled from data collected from PMA’s monthly Retail Projector Tracking Service sample, which is made up of North American retailers and web resellers. For Home Entertainment projectors, the January results showed BenQ with two projectors in the “Top 5”. The BenQ W1070 took top honors, and the W1080ST filled the third spot. Optoma’s HD131XE was the second best-selling projector in January. Epson rounded out the list with a pair of best-sellers in the number four and five spots – the PowerLite Home Cinema 500 Silver and the PowerLite Home Cinema 730HD, respectively.

Mainstream Projectors – This “Top 5″ list is compiled from data collected from PMA’s monthly Distributor Projector Tracking Service sample, which is made up of North American distributors. For the Mainstream segment, InFocus took top honors with the best-selling IN112 for the second month in a row. Epson also had two top-sellers with the PowerLite X17 and the PowerLite 97 filling the number two and four spots, respectively. NEC’s NP-M311X came in third, and Viewsonic rounded out this “Top 5” list with the PJD5134.

High-End Projectors – This “Top 5″ list is compiled from data collected from PMA’s monthly Pro AV Projector Tracking Service sample, which is made up of North American dealers and integrators. For High-End projectors, Optoma took top honors in January with the EH501 coming in first. NEC followed with the NP-P401W in second, and Vivitek’s D963HD filled the third spot. Sony’s VPL-FHZ55/W came in fourth, and Epson’s PowerLite 1945W rounded out this “Top 5” list.

Resellers, distributors, manufacturers, and the press are invited to visit PMA’s site each month at www.pmaresearch.com to see the 5 Top Selling projectors for these categories, as well as new product blogs and information on PMA Research’s projector market research offerings.

About PMA Research

PMA Research specializes in worldwide front projector market information, including Pico and Personal projectors, Mainstream projectors and High-End projectors. Their Industry Service family of publications provides detailed worldwide quarterly updates (sell-in data and forecasts) on front projector markets, and biennial Web surveys of North American dealers and end users (including organizations and individual consumers). Their Tracking Service family of monthly reports offers timely sell-through data and analysis on unit sales, true volume-weighted street prices, and inventories of front projectors sold by leading North American retailers, resellers, and distributors.

PMA Research was formerly Pacific Media Associates, which was established by Dr. William Coggshall. Dr. Coggshall was a co-founder of Dataquest (now part of Gartner) and helped start the syndicated high-tech market information business. PMA Research has offices in the United States, Europe and Asia.

The company’s US headquarters is located at 25852 Avenida Cabrillo, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675. Phone: +1 (949) 493-4601. www.pmaresearch.com