LG has announced their ‘Hector’ laser TV projector which can create a 100 inch screen image from only 22 inches away. It can deliver a 1080p image, comes with the screen and it has a digital tuner, and 10W speakers built in.
The Hector projector features three HDMI input ports, an RS 232 port and Smart TV capabilities controlled by the LG Magic Remote. It cand deliver a 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio with WiDi and Miracast compatibility. The laser system will run for 25,000 hours without needing replacement.
Samsung has revealed Galaxy Beam with Android 2.3 and a 1GHz dual-core CPU. The smartphone has an integrated projector capable of 15 lumens of brightness, enough to shoot a high definition image that’s up to 50 feet wide.
The Galaxy Beam will be on display at Samsung’s booth at the Mobile World Congress. No release date for this device yet.