Australia, January 2012
: Packed with multimedia connectivity applications to support just about any home entertainment and personal media device, designed to process a variety of multimedia formats from video, photos and music files to MS office and PDF documents, this new little mini projector from BenQ
is the home theatre enthusiast’s dream-come-true
A revolutionary mobile entertainer, Joybee GP2
is the ultimate in audiovisual multimedia enjoyment.
Advanced features include an all-in-one Apple iPhone / iPod compatible dock, highly power-efficient 3LED projection technology, 720p HD-ready short-throw projection, 200 ANSI lumen brightness, superior multimedia connectivity (compatible to Apple iPads and other tablet computers via HDMI), multiple format support, SD card slot, USB Reader, 2W stereo speakers and will even accommodate File Transfer up to 2GB to its onboard memory.
Light and compact at a mere 565 grams, this palm-sized device is simple to operate offering ‘plug ‘n’ play’ installation and is completely portable. The dock does indeed simultaneously charge the iPhone or iPod while stationed ensuring the fun never ends. Joybee GP2
means videos, movies, photos and games can be shared with family and friends effortlessly on a brilliant 160˚ cinematic display, or simply entertain with a tune or two via the music playback function.
Says Chee F. Chung, BenQ’s general manager for Australia, “The Joybee GP2 is about providing the consumer with a user friendly experience like no other – it is unique to the market via the Apple docking station, unparalleled connectivity applications and size. It is so small and light it truly fits in the palm of your hand making it totally portable and easy to transport. For added versatility, GP2 comes with an optional battery pack which conveniently attaches to the base of the unit, offering up to three full hours of big picture fun at 100 ANSI lumen brightness when a power point is not available.
“Take it camping or present to a corporate delegation on a boat – the options are limitless. The USB Display feature allows users to connect their computers to the GP2 using a USB cable with no driver required, while the USB File Transfer function enables the transfer of files to the 2GB onboard memory storage for light travelling,” said Chung.
“This projector will throw a 44” display at one metre (1.13:1 throw projection ratio) providing a real cinematic big-picture experience in the comfort of the family lounge room, or any room for that matter,” she continued.
Designed for business and personal use, the Joybee GP2 will be available in Australia from February and will retail for $699.00
For further information on Joybee GP2, visit www.BenQ.com.au
or call (02) 8988 6500 or to purchase online visit the BenQ store.
Ends… About BenQ Corporation
BenQ Corporation, a leading provider of networked digital lifestyle devices, is a multi-faceted company with strengths in product design, visual technology and mobile technology. BenQ offers unrivalled breadth and depth of products and integrated technologies across platforms through the brand promise of “Bringing Enjoyment and Quality to Life,” including digital projector, LCD monitors, laptop PCs, Netbooks, All-in-One PCs, LCD displays, digital cameras, storage devices, mobile phones, storage media and human interface devices such as mice and keyboards. 2008 revenues of BenQ Corporation exceeded US$1.54 billion. About BenQ Group
The BenQ Group is currently comprised of 12 companies that operate independently while sharing resources and leveraging synergies among them. The BenQ Group companies include BenQ Corporation, AU Optronics Corporation (world’s top 3 manufacturers of large-size TFT-LCD panels), Qisda Corporation, Darfon Electronics Corporation, Daxon Technology Inc., Daxin Materials Corp., BenQ Guru Software Co., BenQ Hospital, Darwin Precisions, Ltd, Raydium Semiconductor Corporation, Cando Corporation and Wellypower Co., Ltd. 2008 revenues of BenQ Group exceeded US$19 billion dollars.