Introduces array of digital lifestyle solutions such as Joybee GP3 projector and XL2720T 3D gaming monitor
New Delhi, February 26, 2013 – BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle innovations, today showcased new technologies across segments (Projectors, monitors, digital cameras and televisions) at the BenQ National Partners Meet, 2013. BenQ has already established its leadership in the Projector business in India and with the introduction of new technologies over the years; the company aims to lead the increasing growth in demand for other product segments.
Speaking at the event, Rajeev Singh, Country Head & General Manager, BenQ India said, “The BenQ National Partners Meet witnesses the coming together of all our valued partners, stakeholders and the entire BenQ India team over a two day conference where we showcase innovative technologies entering India from the hub of innovation- Taiwan. This year at the NPM 2013 we have showcased range of products across segments which are set to enter the Indian market soon”
BenQ is currently the No. 1 brand in the projector market in India with commanding market share. The brand is global No. 1 in DLP technology which is the preferred choice world over. BenQ in India has strong focus on education segment with commanding 50%+ market share, in addition to No. 1 ranking in DLP, 3D, SVGA, HD, and Short Throw segments.
“Indian ICT industry is one of the best in the world. We have been catering to the needs of the consumers around the globe. India is a big market for us where aspirations are high and there is understanding of products that are the best in Technology, Quality and Value. In 2013 we have drawn our strategies with strong focus on APAC region particularly in India which is one of the fastest growing markets for consumer technology. With our R&D and infrastructure in place we are aiming to double our foothold in the display market in India by end of 2013” said Mr. K.Y. Lee, Chairman of BenQ Corporation
At the meet BenQ launched its new Joybee GP3 projector an upgraded version of the mini Joybee GP2. A revolutionary mobile entertainer, the Joybee GP3 leads the category with unparalleled audiovisual multimedia experience on the go. The GP3 features an all-in-one iPhone 5 compatible dock with simple plug 'n play, users can share videos, photos and games with their family and friends on a brilliant 160" cinematic display or hit the beat via the music playback function effortlessly. The Joybee GP3 has a highly power-efficient 3LED projection technology, 720p HD-ready short-throw projection, 300 ANSI lumen brightness, superior multimedia connectivity, SD card slot and a USB Reader. The GP3 can project for 30,000 hours without decrease in brightness when put in the Eco Mode. The all new compact GP3 is expected to hit the market in the mid of 2013.
In addition the pioneered gaming monitor XL series was also launched in its 27 inch size, the XL2720T is a 3D-ready LED monitor with Black eQualizer, S Switch with FPS Mode and Smart Scaling. The monitor has a 12M:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio; 1000:1 Native Contrast Ratio, 120Hz, 1920x1080 resolution and it comes with a Trademark Senseye® Technology. A true testament to the belief of "Gaming Is in the Details", the XL2720T is also a great choice for extreme entertainment. It is certified as NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ 2-ready with light boost technology to provide gamers Full-HD 3D gaming and entertainment experiences like never before. Dressed in premium black housing and intricate red detailing, the XL2720T is not only designed with durability, sturdiness and functionality in mind, the stylish look also earned itself several international design awards: the reddot design award 2011, the G-Mark Good Design Award 2011, and iF product design award 2012. The XL2720T is expected to be available in India from the mid of 2013.
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 TVs, digital cameras, storage devices, eBook reader, mobile phones, storage media and human interface devices such as mice and keyboards.
About BenQ Group
The BenQ Group is currently comprised of 16 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., Forhouse Corp., Light House Tech, SiPix Imaging, Lextar Electronics Corp. BenQ Guru Software Co., BenQ Hospital, Darwin Precisions, Ltd, Raydium Semiconductor Corporation, Cando Corporation and Wellypower Co., Ltd.