Posted Tue Sep 20, 2016 at 11:30 AM PDT by Steven Cohen
The company's newest pico projector model has been detailed.
Sony has announced its latest mobile projector. The MP-CL1A serves as an update to the previously released MP-CL1, offering enhanced features and accessories.
"The MP-CL1A not only builds on the success of Sony's first pico projector, but the company's vast expertise in projection technology," said Viviano Cantu, Vice President, Product Marketing, Sony Americas Media and Energy Group. "With connectivity options that now range from Wi-Fi, standard HDMI and MHL to Bluetooth and audio output for wireless and wired headphones and speakers, we're listening to our users to constantly improve our products and add valuable features. That is also why we are offering additional accessories and options that personalize the projector including the choice of a gray or gold model."
The MP-CL1A is compact pico projector that uses Laser Beam Scanning (LBS) tech for HD resolution (1920 x 720p) focus free projection with a 80,000:1 contrast ratio and a 16:9 aspect ratio. The device can project a screen size of up to 120 inches at a distance of approximately 12 feet and a 40 inch screen from about 4 feet away. Here's a rundown of key features per the press release:
- Compact and super slim (7.4 oz., 5.9 x 3 x 0.5 inches)
- 1920 x720 HD resolution (Aspect ratio of 16:9)
- Up to 120 inch screen size from approximately 12 feet
- High contrast ratio of 80,000:1
- Automatic focus projection from Sony’s Laser Beam Scanning (LBS)
- Wi-Fi (with phone or tablet) or HDMI/MHL connectivity (for phone, tablet, laptop and gaming devices)
- Bluetooth connection with wireless speakers or wireless headphones
- Built-in 3400mAh Li-ion battery for 2 hours of play
- Gold or gray color options
Sony's MP-CL1A will be available in October for a suggested retail price of $400.
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