Press Release Summary:
Suited for traveling business professionals who need to share photos, videos, and business presentations, Micro Projector MPro110 can project from 5 in. up to 50 in. diagonal and uses LED technology for up to 60 min of run time. Palm-sized, 115 x 50 x 22 mm unit uses LCOS technology and offers 4:3 aspect ratio as well as 640 x 480 VGA native resolution. Battery-operated, handheld projector weighs 152 g and is designed for use with laptop PCs.
Original Press Release:
Share Your World with a Tiny Pocket Projector
Innovative Palm-Size Handheld Gadget Designed for Mobility
HONG KONG, Dec. 2 -- 3M revolutionizes projection technology with the introduction of the first-ever Micro Projector MPro110. Spontaneous sharing of photos, videos, business presentations and other visual media with friends, family or colleagues has never been so much fun. Soon it will become a must-have pocket friend for people who simply love gadgets -- from techies, trendy young chic to travelling business professionals. Get ready for this coolest gadget in mobile projection technology.
The 3M(TM) MPro110 is one of the world's first micro projectors which has just won the Grand Award from a notable Science magazine in US, Popular Science for the Best New Gadgets in 2008. MPro110 yet fits in the palm of your hand that measures 115L x 50W x 22H mm and weighs only an incredible 152g. The battery-operated handheld projector use energy-efficient LED technology for up to 60 minutes running time, offering greater mobility to users.
Using LCOS technology, the MPro110 has an aspect ratio of 4:3 and a native resolution of 640 x 480 VGA. Its ability to project from 5 inches up to 50 inches diagonal presents a stylish alternative to use smaller displays on portable digital equipment to share content on the spot. Users can project on to the closest smooth surface whether it is a wall or a ceiling. Perfectly designed for the use with laptop PCs, this revolutionary projector also opens up a whole world of digital applications including mobiles, PDAs, video MP3 players, iPods, digital cameras and more.
The MPro110 introduces endless possibilities from practical to just plain fun. Not only it allows quick and easy delivery of impromptu sales presentations while on the road or in last-minute meetings, but also enables users to impulsively share photos and videos of special occasions, happy memories or remarkable moments with a group of friends.
Available in December, the MPro110 Micro Projector has a suggested selling price of HK$3,380. Please visit solutions.3m.com/wps/portal/3M/en_HK/Meetings_Presentation/Main/Product s_Services/Current_Promotions/ (Note: If the URL above wraps to a second line, paste both lines into the browser.) for more details.
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