Vivitek ships its 2D-to-3D D5 series of projectors, the D512-3D, D536-3D and the D538W-3D. Featuring conversion technology that take existing 2D content and convert images into 3D pictures, the D5 series takes standard DVD and Blu-Ray™ content (via HDMI) and switches it from 2D to 3D. The three projectors can also display 3D content from 720p/1080i at 50/60Hz and 1080p at 24Hz from 3D Blu-Ray players or other 3D sources, such as cable or satellite boxes.
Vivitek’s new LED-based pocket projector, Vivitek Qumi, is available now for an MSRP of $499. Weighing in at only 1.4 pounds, the Qumi is the first pocket projector to be 3D-ready via Texas Instruments’ DLP Link™ technology. The Qumi, with its touch sensitive button controls and sleek design, is ready to be used with a variety of devices, including, but not limited to digital cameras, laptops, smart phones and tablets. Vivitek’s Qumi projector is versatile and portable enough for both work and play, making it ideal for sharing digital content.
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Vivitek introduces its new line of LED-based pico pocket projector – Qumi (pronounced Q-me). Weighing in at only 1.6 pounds, the Qumi is the first pocket projector to be 3D-ready via Texas Instruments’ DLP Link technology. The Qumi’s touch sensitive button controls and sleek design is ready to be used with a variety of devices. Expected to be available in May 2011 for $499.00, the Qumi’s key features include: Native WXGA (1280×800) resolution; Up to 300 lumens of brightness and a 2500:1 contrast ratio; 1.6 pounds; 30,000+ estimated LED hours of operation; Mini-HDMI, Universal I/O (24-pin connector for VGA/component input), 3.5mm video-in, 3.5mm mini-jack audio-out; USB and MicroSD slots for content and memory expansion; Built-in 1W speaker.
Vivitek will introduce the D8300 large-venue crossover projector. D8300 key features: Native 1080p (1920×1080) resolution; 6500 Lumens and 2000:1 Contrast Ratio; DLP® and BrilliantColor™ technologies from Texas Instruments; Advanced image processing from Gennum; Connectivity options include: HDMI v1.3 (2x), BNC, Component and Composite video, S-video and RS-232c; Built-in 1.3x zoom with manual lens shift (+/-120% vertical and +/-30% horizontal); Available Fall 2011; Price TBD.
Vivitek today announced the price drop of its 1080p home theater projector, the H1080FD, to $899 MSRP. The Vivitek H1080FD home theater projector features native 1080p (1920×1080) resolution, 1800 lumens of brightness and a contrast ratio of 5000:1. It has a variety of I/O ports including: HDMI v1.3 (x2), Composite Video, S-Video, Component Video, RS-232c and a 12v Trigger. It incorporates a DLP® chipset from Texas Instruments, 3000 hours of lamp life (standard) and noise level of 29dB, the Vivitek H1080FD is an ideal home theater projector.
Aimed to bring 1080p resolution from the home entertainment system to the office, the Vivitek D952HD projector equipped with a DLP® chipset and BrilliantColor™ from Texas Instruments and features a brightness of 3500 lumens and a 2400:1 contrast ratio. The D952HDis expected to be available in April for $2000.
Announced as the company’s latest home theater line-up, the new Vivitek H5080 1080p projector features interchangeable lens options to accommodate different home theater settings. The H5080 provides native 1080p resolution, 1600 lumens of brightness and a 25,000:1 contrast ratio. Priced at about $3000, it boasts 3000 hours of lamp life or equal to 1000 times of Avatar movie length.