In August, BenQ will release to the market a compact LED projector BenQ GS1, which can also be used outdoors. It will be possible not only because of the casing protected against splashes, but with optional battery, which should provide up to three hours of battery life. Dimensions of the device are 146 x 193,2 x 46,5 mm, and the projector with the battery becomes thicker at 65.7 mm. BenQ GS1 weight without battery is just 600 grams, with him – a little less than one kilogram.
Photos, videos, and other content can be viewed with a microSD card, USB card, or an external HDD, but also a direct connection to a PC via HDMI, D-Sub and composite connector is also possible. Through application Share Screen projector can be used with smartphones on iOS 9 or Android 4.4 or higher. The sound is played through the internal speaker 2W or transmitted to an external device via Bluetooth. Of course, you can use and a 3.5mm audio output.
Depending on the distance from the wall or screen, the image size can be from 30 to 200 inches. At a distance of about one meter diagonal will be 60 inches. Maximum resolution – HD, ie, 1,280 x 720 pixels. Contrast the projector is 100,000: 1 and brightness of 300 ANSI-lumens, so you can use BenQ GS1 even in the daytime. Keystone Correction automatically. The manufacturer promises that the three LEDs will last up to 30,000 hours. The noise level, depending on the mode of operation is from 28 to 30 dB (A). The device is protected against knocks and splashes, in addition, BenQ GS1 has an additional protective cover, available in blue or orange.
BenQ GS1 will be available in August. The kit battery and protective case is included. The cost will be 719 euros.