Optoma launches battery-powered portable projector for £999

Available just in time for the holiday season, Optoma has launched a new £999 battery-powered portable 1080p LED projector. Called the LH160 it's designed for both business and personal use, and is small and compact enough to fit easily into a bag or backpack. The built-in rechargeable battery provides up to 2.5 hours of cable-free projection…

Optoma unveils HD 1080p ultra short throw home projector – perfect for World Cup!

Want a projector that offers a big throw from a short distance? Then it might be worth checking out Optoma’s new laser ultra short throw home entertainment projector, the HZ40UST. The manufacturer claims that gamers, sports fans and movie buffs can get a 100-inch diagonal image from just 30cm away. Using laser technology and bright 4000 lumens, this Full…

Optoma launches 400 and 400+ series projectors with 4000 lumens

Businesses and education establishments will have brighter, higher resolution presentations across their boardrooms, meeting rooms and classrooms, claims Optoma, with the company's latest range of multipurpose professional projectors. Designed to replace legacy LCD projectors with a similar throw, the six new models EH400+, EH400, W400+, W400, X400+ and X400 offer bright 4,000 lumens and long…

All things bright and beautiful with new Optoma WUXGA high resolution projector

The Optoma WU416 projector is expected to retail for around £1200 Optoma has just launched a new projector designed for meeting rooms, museums, churches and retail environments where brighter, higher quality imagery and complex detail is required. The new WU416 WUXGA high resolution projector has a 20:000:1 contrast ratio and boasts…

Optoma unveils ultra short throw projectors for big pictures in small rooms

Available in 1080p and WXGA resolution Interactive and standard models available Fast and simple set-up – preassembled wall mount and auto calibration Super bright lumens 16W built-in speaker Large images from a short distance Multiple connections including two HDMI inputs, RJ45 control and monitoring Optoma has unveiled a new range of super bright, ultra short…

Will laser projection see 3D films finally be a success?

One of the most common complaints about 3D films is that they tend to be too dark - partly due to having to wear those glasses. One solution being worked on is a glasses-free 3D system - which, for most filmgoers, is the preferred option. But in the meantime, a new system from projector maker…

General Imaging release iPico iPhone projector

Looking to give a boost to your iPhone movie viewing? Feeling that sometimes your iPod/ iPhone screen is just a bit on the small side?Then check out this iPico projector from General Imaging. This mini detachable projector will offer…

Samsung Galaxy Beam projector phone hits stores

Samsung's nifty-looking Galaxy Beam projector phone is now in stock with a number of online retailers. Head over to Expansys, and you can pick up the jack-of-all-trades SIM-free for £349.99. It's also appearing over at the Carphone Warehouse on a…

MWC 2012: Samsung Galaxy Beam is world's thinnest projector phone

Projector phones, despite having genuine application, have never really taken off. Perhaps their fortunes can be turned around within Samsung's Galaxy smartphone range, as the company have taken MWC 2012 to reveal the Samsung Galaxy Beam projector phone. At…