BenQ has announced the launch of two new innovative short-throw video projectors at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. Dubbed as BenQ W1070 and W1080ST, these new projectors are said to be the world’s first full HD short throw projectors which offer a contrast ratio of 10000:1 and a high 2000 ANSI lumen brightness.
Apart from this, both the projectors come with the support of multiple forms of 3D such as Blu-ray, 3D broadcasting, video games and NVIDIA 3DTV PC connectivity. They also include 10W speakers and 2HDMI 1.4 connectivity ports and comes preloaded with SmartEco technology that can save up to 70% of lamp power consumption. The company claims that both the projectors offer 6000 hours of lamp life in Eco mode.
Talking about BenQ W1080ST, it comes with the same specifications as the W1070 including 3D support, but includes a short-throw lens which is capable of projecting a 100-inch 1080p (1920×1080) quality picture within a short distance of just 1.5m,thereby saving more space allowing users to experience motion sensing games more comfortably.
As far as the prices of the projectors are concerned, BenQ W1070 and W1080ST are priced at 1,00,000 and 1,10,000 respectively and are now available across the country.