Epson today announced its new line of portable, combo projectors, the MegaPlex MG-850HD and MegaPlex MG-50 equipped with a built-in dock for iPod, iPhone, and iPad to deliver high-performance entertainment virtually anywhere.
With MegaPlex, you can easily project, play and charge an iPod, iPhone, or iPad, or share high quality imagery from a variety of devices, including smartphones, PCs, tablets, gaming consoles, and more. In addition, both units offer support for a range of popular TV-out enabled apps enabling people to instantly watch TV shows and movies streaming from the Internet on a big screen in a simple, easy-to-use way.
MegaPlex MG-850HD and MegaPlex MG-50 make it easy for consumers to watch movies, view presentations, share photos, or enjoy content saved on portable devices on a big screen. Easily project, play and charge an iPod, iPhone, or iPad, or share high quality imagery from a variety of other media devices, including smartphones, PCs, tablets, gaming consoles, and more.
Both solutions are powered by 3LCD technology to deliver reliable performance and rich, vibrant colors. The flagship MegaPlex MG-850HD offers 720p high-definition resolution and high brightness of 2,800 lumens of color and white light output — ideal for big screen viewing in both dark and lighter settings — while the MegaPlex MG-50 features 540p resolution and up to 2,200 lumens of color and white light output.
Featuring two built-in 10W stereo speakers, the MegaPlex MG-850HD and MegaPlex MG-50 deliver great audio sound and can even be used separately as a speaker dock with four optimized audio modes. And with the microphone input, users can narrate photo and business slideshow presentations, or sing karaoke. Both models also feature USB Plug 'n Play instant setup, enabling users to instantly project from a PC or Mac or show slideshows via USB. The portable projectors also include HDMI and VGA inputs for versatile connectivity and flexibility, and are compatible with Nintendo Wii, Sony PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Xbox 360. In addition, MegaPlex projectors are equipped with a built-in handle, making portable big screen viewing easy for consumers.
Price and Availability
Both projectors will be available in September 2011: