The BenQ GV30 is the latest addition to the brand's portable DLP (720p matrix) line of projectors. Notably, it also acts as a Bluetooth 4.2 speaker in 2.1 configuration with two midrange-tweeters and a dedicated subwoofer.
BenQ GV30, ergonomics and LED light source
For video sources, the GV30 allows wireless streaming. It integrates an Android TV 7.0 dongle (see photo below) to access Google Play and live streaming applications via Wi-Fi ac, as well as social media and wireless broadcasting from iOS and Android devices and computers. On the image side, the projection angle of 135 ° is adjustable and the focus and keystone correction are automatic. The LED light source is designed for a lifespan of 30,000 hours. The various connectors, including two HDMI 1.4b inputs, can accommodate wired sources such as game consoles, or content stored on a USB-C storage device.
The floor to Steve Chu, President of BenQ Europe
"Our new portable projector delivers the most complete all-in-one movie theater experience by combining wireless Android TV streaming and powerful 2.1 multi-channel sound with great mobility and versatile connectivity," said Steve Chu, President from BenQ Europe. The GV30 is suitable for everyone, covering indoor and outdoor use. It allows for creative enjoyment of entertainment and music without compromise, it is Bluetooth compatible, for lovers of beautiful pictures and music. ”
Available at an indicative price of 599 euros.
Reminder of the key features of the BenQ GV30:
• Single-DLP type
• 720p resolution
• Native resolution: 1280 x 720 pixels
• DMD chip: 0 , 23 ''
• Light source: LED (RGB)
• Contrast: 100,000: 1
• Brightness: 300 lumens
• Autofocus functions
• Correction functions automatic keystone
• Wi-Fi ac compatibility
• Bluetooth 4.2 compatibility
• Gamut: 98% Rec.709
• Sound section: 2.1
• Power: 2 x 4 W + 8 W for the subwoofer
• Connection: 2 HDMI 1.4b inputs HDCP 1.4 certified, 1 USB-C port, one audio output
• Zoom: 1.2: 1, fixed• Sound level: 29 dB
• Lamp life: 30,000 h
• Vertical keystone correction: + or -40 °, automatic
• Weight: 1.6 kg
• Consumption: 65 W
• Dimensions (W x H x D): 195.8 x 120 x 185 mm