ViewSonic has also announced for the Italian market the PJ258D projector, the first high definition and marked with the "Made for iPod" brand.
The PJ258D is not an absolute novelty. Viewsonic had previewed it in January Macity had already talked about it at the time), in the context of Ces in Las Vegas. At the time, it had aroused great interest in the device's ability to transform any iPod video into a complete multimedia system for the projection of content such as films, TV series and video clips. The docking station connects the iPod video directly to the projector, eliminating the need for a computer to project video content. In addition, it can charge the iPod battery while watching digital content for endless entertainment. The projector also supports other digital media thanks to the different connectivity options, including S-Video and VGA, which allow users to quickly connect to PCs, DVD players and video game consoles.
The PJ258D weighs less than 2 kilos and is aimed at the younger market (teenagers, home theater enthusiasts) but also for professionals who want to bring their digital content to any environment from the walls of the living room to the taverns, to bedrooms. hotel and conference rooms.
Based on the Texas Instruments DLP platform, the PJ258D boasts a clear resolution of 1024 × 768 XGA, a brightness of 2,000 lumens and a 2000: 1 contrast.
"Advances in digital technology have produced a new generation of consumer users who want their information and entertainment to be immediate, real and on the move just like them," said Maurizio Toletti, country manager for Italy at ViewSonic Europe. – The PJ258D is ViewSonic's most recent example of how innovative technology can meet these demands and constantly redefine how people access, view and share their favorite content. "
The PJ258D available through the network of ViewSonic authorized professional audio-video resellers, distributors and solution providers at an estimated end user price of 1553 Euros.