The 6 Best Short Throw Gaming Projectors Of 2024

Gaming enthusiasts understand the value of a fully immersive gaming experience.

Having the proper equipment, including a high-quality projector, is critical to accomplishing this.

Short throw gaming projectors have grown in popularity due to their ability to produce large, vibrant images in confined spaces, making them ideal for gaming setups.

In this comprehensive guide, we’ll go over everything you need to know about the best short throw gaming projectors for taking your gaming to the next level.

The Best Short Throw Gaming Projectors

Optoma GT2000HDR Compact Short Throw Laser Home Theater and Gaming Projector, 1080p HD with 4K HDR Input, Bright 3,500 Lumens

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  • DEPENDABLE LASER LIGHT SOURCE: DuraCore laser light technology eliminates lamp and filter replacements for up to 30,000 hours of virtually maintenance-free operation. IPX6 dust resistance rating ensures optical engine durability
  • SHORT THROW LENS: Experience a 120" (10 foot) image projected from just 4' 4" away. It's great for smaller spaces and allows for easier installation
  • 1080P HD RESOLUTION: Displays sharp and detailed 1080p (1920x1080) high definition content without downscaling or compression
  • ENHANCED GAME MODE FOR LIGHTNING FAST RESPONSE TIME: Delivers low input 4K60Hz @ 1080p60Hz 17ms, 8ms @ 1080p120Hz, 16ms @ 1080p60Hz
  • 4K HDR INPUT AND 300,000:1 CONTRAST RATIO: HDR10 and HLG support provides rich cinematic color, brighter whites and deeper blacks, and Dynamic Black delivers a stunning 300,000:1 contrast radio

Optoma UHD35STx Short Throw True 4K UHD Gaming and Home Entertainment Projector 3,600 Lumens 240Hz Refresh Rate and Ultra-Low 4ms Response Time

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  • TRUE 4K ULTRA HD: Experience high-quality home cinema with 8.3 million distinct addressable on-screen pixels
  • FAST GAMING RESPONSE: Enjoy ultra-fast 240Hz gaming for blur-free visuals and unparalleled smoothness with a response time of just 4ms at 1080p
  • SHORT THROW FOR FLEXIBLE SETUP: The UHD35STx is designed to be placed closer to the wall than standard throw projectors. Project a 100” image from just over three feet away and create an immersive experience in just about any space
  • ULTRA HIGH CONTRAST RATIO: A 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio provides clarity and detail in both bright and dark scenes

BenQ X500i True 4K UHD HDR 4LED 2200 Lumens Short Throw Console Gaming Projector 4ms Response Time Auto Game Mode Xbox, PS5, Switch Supports eARC and S/PDF | FPS Crosshair | 5Wx2 Speaker

$1,699.00  in stock
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  • IMMERSE IN STUNNING 4K: with a dazzling 2200ANSI lumens, 100% DCI-P3 CinematicColor & HDR-PRO, showcasing awe-inspiring 4K details.
  • LAG-FREE GAMEPLAY: Experience gaming with zero latency with response times as quick as 4ms (1080p@240Hz).
  • PERFECT FOR YOUR BEDROOM: 0.69~0.83 short throw and digital zoom for large image projection in confined space.
  • ALL-IN-ONE ENTERTAINMENT HUB: Enjoy endless entertainment with Google-Certified Android TV. Effortlessly cast from iPhone/iPad/Mac, Android, and PC devices using AirPlay and Chromecast.
  • IMMERSIVE AUDIO EXPERIENCE: Immerse yourself in breathtaking 7.1-channel and Dolby Atmos audio with support for eARC and S/PDF connectivity.

NOMVDIC P1000 Short Throw Projector 4K, 2300 ANSI Lumens with H/K Speaker, 180" Big Screen, Auto Focus & Keystone, 4K Gaming Projector 4.2ms Low Latency

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  • 【Unparalleled Visual Precision】 The fusion of 4K UHD resolution, 2300 ANSI lumens, 125% Rec. 709 color gamut, and HDR technology unleashes a world of razor-sharp imagery and vivid, lifelike colors that burst off the expansive 180" screen.
  • 【Beyond Your Imagination in Size】 With its 1.2 optical zoom and 0.68 short throw ratio, the P1000 4k projector enables you to enjoy a grand picture, even in limited spaces. Easily adjust the image size without having to move the projector.
  • 【Incredible Detail Display】Experience a gaming marvel with 4.2ms ultra-low latency at 240 Hz. Unleash your full gaming potential with P1000 gaming projector 4k and conquer every virtual battlefield with unrivaled precision and speed. Take your gaming experience to the next level.
  • 【Highly-Advanced AiiO Technology】Super-fast setup and incredible ease of use. The P1000 combines precision engineering with user-friendly features, making it effortless to set up and adjust the projection to suit your preferences.
  • 【Plug & Play Your Way】Connecting your own dongle allows you to access a vast library of over 1 million movies and shows, ensuring that you never run out of content. Plus, you can now enjoy native Netflix streaming, providing you with a seamless viewing experience.

BenQ HT2150ST 1080P Short Throw Projector | 2200 Lumens | 96% Rec.709 for Accurate Colors | Low Input Lag Ideal for Gaming | Stream Netflix & Prime Video,White

$1,152.79  in stock
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  • UNPARALLELED PICTURE QUALITY:: Native 1080p Full HD image quality with 2200 ANSI Lumens, 15, 000:1 contrast ratio, 6x RGBRGB color wheel delivers rich colors and crisp details that are calibrated for movies and gaming.
  • VIDEO GAMES ON THE BIG SCREEN: superior short throw projection enables you to project 100 inch screen from just 3 Feet letting you fully immerse into your games. Project up to 300 inches
  • LOW INPUT LAG: The specialized low input lag and unique game modes ensure gamers an ultra-smooth and comprehensive gaming experience
  • INDUSTRY LEADING WARRANTY : 3-year limited parts and labor coverage makes you rest easy that our us-based customer service team is here when you need it
  • AWARD WINNING PROJECTOR - Best Overall - Best Projectors for Gaming 2019 - IGN

Optoma GT1080Darbee Short Throw Projector for Gaming, Movies and Sports, 3000 Lumens, Low Input Lag of 16ms, 3D, Darbee Technology for Sharper Image

$799.99  in stock
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  • DARBEE VISION IMAGE PROCESSOR: The GT1080Darbee's proprietary DarbeeVision image-enhancement technology enables greater detail in textures and reflective surfaces providing an unsurpassed gaming experience
  • SHORT THROW LENS: Experience a large 120" image projected from 4 feet away; short throw projectors allow placement closer to the screen making it ideal for more smaller spaces and easier installation
  • ENHANCED GAMING MODE: Enjoy lightning fast response times of 16ms. Power Consumption-262W Max Bright, 215W Max ECO mode. Power Supply-AC input 100-240V, 50-60Hz, auto-switching
  • VERSATILE PROJECTOR: The GT1080Darbee is ideal in a variety of environments including family rooms, theater rooms and game rooms, as well as outdoor spaces such as backyards, camping, tailgating and more
  • INCREDIBLE PICTURE QUALITY: Enjoy bright, razor-sharp images with 3, 000 lumens, 28, 000: 1 contrast ratio, and Full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080)

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