Pico Projector News, Resources & Information

Pico-Projector Info is the web's leading resource on Pico Projectors. These projectors are small enough to be embedded in mobile phones and other devices, and are becoming more and more popular. Our site brings you daily news, projector resources, a buying guide and more!

TriLite Technologies announces a 35-lumens laser (LBS) pico projector module

Austrian-based TriLite Technologies announced their first laser module, the LBS TriLite RGB Laser Module. The 35-lumens module is 8.5 x 11.5 x 6.2 mm in size and it weighs 1.4 grams (with an integrated ASIC).

TriLite RGB Laser Module photo

It was developed with several partners (in Japan, Switzerland, Scotland and Poland) - and with the Technical University of Vienna. The company says they developed a new novel approach that enabled them to reduce the module size compared to competing solutions. This module includes just the lasers, it does not include the mirror and is not a complete pico projector module.

New pico projector: Altec Lansing PJD 5134

Altec Lansing's PJD 5134 is a bright (peak 135 lumens) DLP (WVGA 854x480) pico projector that features a built-in media player (via a micro-SD slot and a USB drive port), Wi-Fi, an HDMI port, a 1-watt speaker and a 4,000 mAh battery.

Altec Lansing PJD 5134 photo

Altec Lansing's PJD-5134 is now shipping for $399.


New pico projector: Aiptek ProjectorPad P70

Aiptek's ProjectorPad P70 is a 7" tavlet that incldues a 854x480 DLP pico projector that features 50 lumens. The tablet itself features a 7" 1024x600 IPS LCD, quad-core CPU, 16GB of storage and a 5MP camera.

Aiptek ProjectorPad P70 photo

 

The ProjectorPad P70 costs $369.

Celluon announces two new laser-based 720p pico projectors powered by Microvision's LBS

Celluon announced two new pico projectors, both powered by Microvision's 720p HD projector module. These focus-free laser (LBS) projectors offer 30 lumens, 80,000:1 contrast and Miracast and DLNA wireless streaming.

Celluon PicoPro photo

The PicoAir costs $299, while the higher-end PicoPro (which has an HDMI input and a larger battery) costs $349. Both projectors will ship by the end of January 2015.

New pico projector: ZTE SPro 2

The SPro 2 is an Android (4.4) Wi-Fi hotspot that also includes an HD (720p) pico projector. It is powered by a 2.1Ghz quad-core CPU, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory.

ZTE SPro 2 photo

ZTE will ship the SPro2 in Q1 2015, we do not know the price yet.

Cremotech to introduce a Syndiant-based 720p laser pico projector module

Syndiant logoCremotech is set to launch a new 720p laser pico projector module that is based on Syndiant's SYL2271 HD LCoS panel. Cremotech says they selected Syndiant's panel as it provided a high resolution, high contrast and nature color picture quality. The laser light source enables focus-free operation.

The display engine size is 50.5 x 48.1 x 19.85 mm, including the three (RGB) lasers, optics and the SYL2271 LCoS panel. Cremotech partnered with SK Telecom that will deploy this new engine.

Best selling pico-projector update (January 2015)

Here's our monthly best-selling pico-projectors list for the beginning of Janaury  2015. We're using data from Amazon.com, which seems to be selling the most wide range of pico projectors. This list does not include embedded modules in mobile phones or cameras.

  1. Aaxa P4X ($297)
  2. Aaxa P1 ($131)
  3. Ivation HDMI pico projector ($299.95)
  4. General Imaging PJ205 ($35)
  5. Aaxa P2 Jr. ($191)
  6. Aaxa P3 ($203)

Yes - this month, again, there are very few pico projectors in Amazon top's 100 project lists. Another low month for pico projector sales.


Copyright 2009-2015 Metalgrass software | Privacy Policy