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Dangbei DBOX02 Portable Laser Projector Offers 4K UHD and Google TV Support

At $1,899, the Dangbei DBOX02 is a featured packed portable 4K lifestyle projector that includes Netflix built-in for simplified streaming.

Dangbei DBOX02 (aka Mars Pro 2) Lifestyle Projector

Dangbei has released its new flagship projector model, the DBOX02 (previously called Mars Pro 2), which claims to be the World’s first Google TV 4K UHD laser projector with a built-in, licensed Netflix app. 

Tech Note: 4K UHD Resolution is achieved via pixel shifting.

The DBOX02 incorporates DLP technology with support from an ALPD Laser Light Engine to project bright images ranging from 60 to 200 inches in size.

Dangbei DBOX02 Laser Projector Living Room

Dangbei’s Brightest Projector

With a stated 2450 ISO lumens light output powered by a laser light source, the DBOX02 is Dangbei’s brightest projector so far, making it usable in rooms where ambient light may be present. The projector’s light output complements HDR performance, with support for the HDR 10, HDR 10+, and HLG formats.

Dangbei DBOX02 Laser Projector HDR Support

Image Optimization

The DBOX02 incorporates InstanPro AI Image Setup. This feature leverages a combination of dToF, CMOS, and AI algorithms to offer a range of functionalities, such as faster autofocus, auto keystone, screen fit, obstacle avoidance, eye protection, and AI brightness control.

Dangbei DBOX02 AI Image Setup

Gaming and More

Dangbei DBOX02 has a dedicated game mode with low latency, 4K 60Hz refresh rate, HDMI 2.1, and WiFi 6 ensures seamless gameplay. MEMC (Motion Estimation Motion Compensation) technology smooths out fast action for sporting events and more. 

Tech Note: DBOX02 comes with 3D capabilities including Blu-ray.

Dangbei DBOX02 Laser Gaming Projector

Smart Features

In addition to its core video or audio features, the DBOX02 incorporates streaming via the Google TV OS. Google TV’s interface allows users to manage watchlists, and multiple profiles, and get personalized recommendations from all preferred streaming services, including Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Hulu, Disney+, and more.

Using Netflix App

Tip: The Netflix App is officially licensed and pre-installed so that easy access and smooth playback is assured. 

Audio Features

DBOX02 also incorporates a sound system with dual 12W speakers, a spacious 600ml sound chamber, Dolby Audio, and DTS:X support, creating a next-level cinematic soundscape. However, you can also listen on headphones or connect the DBOX02 to a soundbar or external audio system via its digital optical output or HDMI-eARC connection. 

Dangbei DBOX02 Audio

Specifications

  • Display Technology: DLP
  • Display Chip: 0.47-inch  DMD (Digital Micromirror Device)
  • Light Source: ALPD® Laser 
  • Light Source Lifespan: 30,000 Hours
  • Brightness: 2450 ISO Lumens
  • Resolution: 4K UHD (3840×2160) via Pixel Shiting
  • Supported HDR Formats: HDR 10+, HDR 10, HLG
  • 3D: Yes, 3D in FHD
  • Refresh Rate Up to 4K @60Hz, up to 1080p @240Hz (2D)
  • MEMC: Yes
  • AI Brightness Adjustment: Yes
  • Throw Ratio: 1.27:1
  • Auto Focus: Yes, dToF+Camera Auto Focus
  • Keystone Correction: Auto, ±30° Vertical & Horizontal
  • Intelligent Screen Fit: Yes
  • Intelligent Obstacle Avoidance: Yes
  • Eye Protection: Yes
  • Voice Control: Google Assistant
  • Audio:
    • Built-In Speaker: 2 x 12W
    • Dolby Digital: Yes
    • Dolby Digital Plus: Yes
    • DTS:X: Yes
  • RAM: 2GB DDR3
  • Storage: 32GB eMMC5.1
  • Operating System: Google TV
  • Streaming Content: Licensed Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Disney+, Hulu…
  • Casting & Mirroring: Chromecast built-in
  • OTA: Yes
  • App Store: Yes, Google Play
  • Power Consumption: 150W
  • Noise: <24dB 
  • Dimensions: 9.29 × 7.93 × 6.43-inches
  • Weight: 8.8 lbs 
Dangbei DBOX02 (aka Mars Pro 2) Lifestyle Projector angle on stand

Connections 

Inputs:

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  • USB 2.0 x 2
  • HDMI 2.1 x 1
  • HDMI eARC x 1
  • DC-IN x 1
  • LAN x 1

Outputs:

  • Headphone x 1 (3.5mm)
  • S/PDIF Out x 1

Wireless Connectivity

  • WiFi: Wifi 6 (Dual-band 2.4/5GHz, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax)
  • Bluetooth ver 5.2/BLE

Included In The Box

  • Remote Control 
  • Power Adapter 
  • Wipe Cloth 
  • User Manual

Pricing & Availability

The Dangbei DBOX02 (Mars Pro 2) is available beginning May 28, 2024 at us.dangbei.com and the following retailers:

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