wants the HD projector to be something that isn’t just for enthusiasts--in the press release below, the company pitches it as something for “professionals to pitch a business opportunity, for teachers to present multimedia, or for entertainment in the living room”--and it apparently believes it’s on to something with the Pro8300 projector, which boasts 1080p full HD resolution, 3000 lumens, and a 1.5x optical zoom lens.
The Pro8300 also features BrilliantColor technology for better color and clarity, a Pixelworks PW980 image processor, dual 10W speakers, and two HDMI ports. Europe is the first to get the projector, and the starting price is 999 euros, or about $1,275 USD.
ViewSonic pioneering the projector segment with 1080P full HD projector
London, 21tst May 2012– ViewSonic, a global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communications solutions, continues the pioneering in the projector segment and today launches its Pro8300, a 1080p Full HD 3000 lumen projector to provide an unbeatable visual experience for business, education, and home entertainment applications.
ViewSonic aims to popularize the 1080p Full HD projectors with affordability and premium quality. 1080p projectors with precise colour performance and sharpness are no longer just for enthusiasts, it is now a common quality for professionals to pitch a business opportunity, for teachers to present multimedia, or for entertainment in the living room.
ViewSonic understands business applications and launches the Pro8300 with an abundance of features that are capable of delivering outstanding presentations to partners and clients. Pro8300 effectively elevates brainstorming meetings and commercial briefing by projecting information with 3000lm high brightness and a superior 1.5X optical zoom lens design to provide vibrant images with more 35% of additional zooming capability. The amazing clarity in 1080p Full HD resolution and detailed projection, allows the Pro8300 to dynamically enhance presentation quality and audience interaction. ViewSonic’s Pro8300 offers enterprises increased flexibility and rich connectivity along with many sophisticated and user friendly features. A single PC input coupled with dual HDMI inputs and auto Keystone correction, the Pro8300 entertains audiences with a larger screen and vivid sound in top-quality also allows multiple presenters to connect with it simultaneously.
Pro8300 has a high lumen brightness that ensures rich and accurate colour performance in different ambient conditions. The 1080p series are embedded with a superior 1.5X optical zoom lens design that provides vibrant images at more than 35% additional zoom capability. With rich connectivity and thoughtful auto keystone correction, it is possible to project presentations or multimedia content from personal devices without distorting the image.