BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of digital display innovations and No. 1 brand in the Indian projector market with a share of more than 25% (Future Source Consulting and PMA report for projector business Q2, 2014), announced the launch of home video projector W+ Series with two models – W1070+ and W1080ST+ in short throw category. This series is the successor of the World’s largest selling living room projectors – W1070 & W1080ST.
The launch of these new-generation home video projector aims to reinforce BenQ’s market leadership and competitiveness as the leading projector brand in the 1080p projector segment. The W+ series is a complete full home entertainment [Key Features of W+ Series * 3D Full HD 1080P with HDMI 1.4a x 2 * Side Projection * Six Segment RGBRGB color wheel * Mobile HD Link * Short Throw (Only in W1080ST+) * Connect HD-DTH * Optional Wireless * Lens Shift * 10W Chamber Speakers] package with cinema-class image quality, exceptional audio performance and delightfully easy installation which can turn any living room into an instant home cinema that can be enjoyed by the family and friends.
“In continuum with our leadership in the projector category in India and worldwide market, we aim to introduce products that will further take it to new heights”, commented Rajeev Singh, Managing Director, BenQ India on the launch. “The W+ series is targeted at people seeking a fun and easy way to have large screen cinematic experience for movies or sports with family and friends while being the comfort of their home. These new-generation home video projectors are what we’ve worked hard toward bringing the simplest home cinema solutions into the living rooms of young families.”
Cinema Color Reality for Exceptional Image Quality
For the most captivating cinematic experience, BenQ has infused the W+ series with “Cinema Color Reality” picture performance. The most authentic, lifelike colors are rendered by a simulated REC. 709 gamut and the enhancement of a six-times speed, six-segment RGBRGB color wheel and BrilliantColor(tm) technology. No details will escape your eyes in the deepest, truest black with high native contrast ratio of 100000:11 & 2200 ANSI lumen brightness, and DLP DarkChip3TM. The projector is built to support 3D Full HD projection to fully immerse you in the joy of home entertainment fun. Plus, they are ISFccc(r)-certificated for professional calibration service from the Imaging Science Foundation. So you can have the color performance of the projector custom-calibrated to fit your living space.
100″ Big Picture at 1.5 Meters with Short-throw Projection
The W1080ST+ – the short throw variant of the series gives you extra projection and installation flexibility with short-throw projection capabilities. Requiring only 1.5 meters to create a stunning 100″ big picture, this user-friendly projector makes big-screen home entertainment possible in just about any living room!
An Audio Performance that Moves You
Besides the superior visual performance, the new home video projector is built with a 10W resonant chamber speaker that is expertly tuned to immerse you in your favorite movie, video or music with crisp-clear audio quality and deeper base tones. There are also four preset sound modes and an equalizer setting available to optimize any music you choose for the most optimal audio enjoyment.
User-Friendly Projectors that Are Simple to Install and Set Up
Setting up the home video projectors is a simple task for just about anyone in the family. The W+ Series is equipped with side projection capability to support off-center projector placement. This allows the projector to be flexible placed on a side table instead of on the coffee table, which might be used for popcorns and drinks. To set up the projector for the first time, you can follow the set-up wizard, which guides you through the set-up process with ultra-clear visual instructions and a self-explanatory user interface design.
From Mobile to Big-Screen Entertainment
The series is MHL-ready to amplify your mobile enjoyment. Using an MHL cable or a 3rd-party MHL dongle, you can easily stream digital contents stored in your MHL-supported smart devices onto the big screen with a simple plug and play.
The W1070+ is available for RS 1, 10, 000 and W1080ST+ is available for Rs 1,25,000 across the country