Two new projectors aimed at the business market have been released by LG and their names are BS275 and BX275. In both cases, the contrast ratio is 2200 to 1 and they have 2700 ANSI lumens. The area where they are different is in the resolution offered on them. The BS275 comes with a resolution of 800×600, while the BX275 has a resolution of 1024×768.
If you’re looking for a projector to use in a classroom or a business room, these could do quite well. They don’t weigh much and they have connectivity options like composite, RGB and audio ports. The price of these models isn’t known right now.
Announced a couple of months ago, the dVision 30-1080p LED projector from Digital Projection was launched officially and it comes with stats like a contrast ratio of 7500 to 1, a Full HD resolution of 1920×1080, 700 ANSI lumens and a lamp system with LEDs.
The LED lamps are starting to appear more and more in the market of larger venue projectors and their advantage is the fact that it isn’t toxic, it makes less heat and consumes a smaller amount of energy. The one disadvantage that might make some reconsider is the fact that they’re not as bright as the halogen based models. The dVision 30-1080p projector is officially launched but we have no word on pricing right now.
The latest of the Optoma projectors to be released is the PK301 model, which is a pico projector with a contrast ratio of 2000 to 1, 50 ANSI lumens and a resolution of 854 x 480. With 50 lumens, this is much better than what the initial models offered (just 8). The size is 4.7 by 1.2 by 2.7 inches and it has around half a pound. To get the most brightness, it has bright LEDs, though it also means that it needs a cooling fan to keep it going.
The LVP-HC4000 was announced by Mitsubishi, a projector which will be sold in Japan. This Mitsubishi projector will come with a contrast ratio of 3300 to 1, a full HD resolution and 1200 ANSI lumens. It also has the DarkChip 3 display chip, which displays images of very high quality. The connections available are RGB, S-video, HDMI, a composite and a component connection.
Apparently, this projector is going to be launched on September 27 with a price tag of $2559.
The latest model to be released by AAXA is the P1 Jr pico projector, the smaller version of a model that is quite popular, the P1. This smaller projector has a display power of 10 ANSI lumens, with a resolution of 640×480. The bigger version had a similar resolution but 2 extra lumens.
The weight of this pico projector is only 0.3 lbs and its measurements are 4.1 inches x 0.8 inches x 2.2 inches. It also has a SD card slot, mini USB and a composite connection. The price of this small projector is $119, making it more than $100 cheaper than the previous model.
If you’re looking for a new home theater projector, you might want to take a look at the HD20 model which is offered by Optoma. The price of this Optoma projector has been reduced recently, and it can now be bought for less than $970, which is a good price considering the 1080p resolution.
Its stats are a full HD resolution (with 1920×1080), a contrast ratio of 4000 to 1, the ability to create a display of 300” at 1700 ANSI lumens, dual HDMI ports, composite connection, VGA and a 12V trigger port.
Microvision is a company that specializes in making projection products that are ultra-miniaturized. Their latest product is a laser pico projector which can display a HD resolution of 1280 x 720, making it the first pico projector to be able to do it. Other capabilities of this projector include the 5000 to 1 contrast, 15 ANSI lumens and a laser technology that was used in previous designs as well and its superiority is based on the always in focus high contrast display.