This article explores the five key reasons why you should introduce a wireless screen mirroring system to your business.
This article discusses the three most popular types of devices that enable wireless presenting and screen mirroring, to help you choose the right solution for your corporate needs.
This article explains what is Miracast and explores its best alternatives for wireless screen mirroring to help you find the solution that suits your needs.
Ghost of Tsushima’s an open world masterpiece that looks amazing thanks to 4K HDR graphics, so make sure to get the right 32” monitor to enjoy it
As ultrawide monitors are growing popularity, would you consider buying one? Whether you are a designer or a video editor, read this article and find out if you really need an ultrawide.
Welcome to 2020, when 4K HDR is required. The BenQ EW3280U is here to help.
Gaming monitors with FreeSync often support G-Sync unofficially – no harm in trying.
144Hz gaming monitors need to be as close to 1ms response as possible – no question.
The BenQ EW3280U 32” monitor with 4K HDR is simply great for movie and TV watching.
Empower telecommuting, collaboration, and remote communication with high efficiency to ensure organizational agility and competitiveness for work from home policy in the post COVID pandemic era, especially the video conferencing solutions.
Before the outbreak of Coronavirus, work from home was a distant concept. Now many CEOs are seeing its advantages and believe it is the future of business. Hence, it is pertinent for companies to evolve their workspaces, facilitate remote work, and enable video conferencing to ensure long-term benefits.
COVID-19 has changed the way to live and work. Amidst travel restrictions, closures, and lockdowns, the culture of remote work is being adopted by companies, as a way to ensure business continuity while maintaining the health and safety of their teams. Enable video conferencing and include remote workers in meetings is important for the organizations.
As a designer, you know very well the importance of a good monitor, which not only helps you work with less effort but also improves your design workflow. But how? BenQ has developed Display Pilot software to assist designers in doing their work smoothly. You can benefit from it on all BenQ PD series DesignVue monitors.
While 4K-120Hz is part of the HDMI 2.1 specification, using the right video settings can allow you to use 4K-120Hz with HDMI 2.0.
A Mac monitor should match the capacity of your Mac. USB-C or Thunderbolt, Power Delivery, 4K resolution, and coverage of DCI-P3 color are essential.
The BenQ PD-20 can be a perfect Mac monitor. With DCI-P3 color gamut, Thunderbolt 3 and beautiful industrial design, they are the perfect Mac companion.
In the age of HDR peak brightness rules, brightness settings become redundant. If you have struggled to adjust HDRi brightness we explain you why that is.
For professional videographers, photographers, and 3D render work Thunderbolt connectivity makes sense. A Thunderbolt professional monitor fits right in.
Using a portable projector to DIY setup an outdoor cinema is easy. You just need to pick a good spot, decide on a theme, and enjoy great entertainment hassle free under the stars.
Energy saving, cool, compact, light, and long lasting LEDs have begun to replace lamps in portable projectors. As technology improves, enthusiasts and professionals benefit from big screen experiences everywhere.
A USB-C monitor delivers audio, video and power over a single cable. USB-C monitors reduce cable clutter and increase productivity. Quick and modern connectivity in monitors.
Gaming monitors may cause eye strain and fatigue due to blue light, flicker, and brightness issues. BenQ Eye-Care technology is here to help gamers stay healthy and comfortable.
The BenQ GS2 portable projector delivers big screen experiences outdoors in many situations, featuring IPX2, drop resistance, 720p, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and even a nifty adjustable hinge.
Connecting your Mac laptop to TV with HDMI for screen mirroring is easy. This article explains step by step how to connect your Mac laptop to a TV via HDMI.
Color weakness BenQ technology brings vibrant colors to the screen with special filters for protanomaly and deuteranomaly red-green color blidndness. Great for both gaming and work!
Support local theaters with virtual cinema done right at home with big screen 4K HDR projectors
What is BT.2020? Put simply BT.2020, or Rec. 2020, is a set of specifications covering various aspects of video broadcasting which the ITU recommends as standards for Ultra HD projectors and televisions, along with any gear related to their broadcasting. You can think of them as a way for the ITU to get everybody involved in Ultra HD-related ecosystem on the same path. They include recommendations for resolution, frame rate, bit depth, color range, as well as other values, the main ones of which are detailed in the table below...
Science fiction action film Underwater on Blu-ray reminds us that 1080p full HD SDR still looks wonderful in a 4K ultra HD HDR world when properly calibrated and mastered to perfection.
You need a VESA mount if you want to place your monitor or TV on a flexible arm or a wall for greater flexibility, and we’re here to help you learn all the essentials
VESA mounting arms offer the ultimate gaming monitor ergonomics upgrade, providing you with absolute viewing flexibility that changes up your gaming experience.
This article explores how AirTame compares to the most popular wireless screen mirroring solutions in the market - BenQ InstaShow, Barco Clickshare, and Mersive Solstice. Learn which solution is the best alternative to Airtame.
AMD FreeSync variable framerate technology prevents screen tear in gaming. FreeSync 2 released two years later and added HDR support, but was rebranded FreeSync Premium/FreeSync Premium Pro, while basic FreeSync remains unchanged.
Renamed from FreeSync and FreeSync 2, we now have three levels of AMD variable refresh: FreeSync, FreeSync Premium, and FreeSync Premium Pro. Choose the latter for smooth high speed gaming with HDR.
To get AMD FreeSync variable refresh rate technology and HDR together on the same gaming monitor for your PC or console, you need to choose the only version that supports HDR: FreeSync Premium Pro. Basic FreeSync and FreeSync Premium currently don’t support HDR.
If you want to view your games and apps at a different and exciting angle, the 3440 x 1440 ultrawide monitor 21:9 form factor has what you need.
This article compares Creston AirMedia vs BenQ InstaShow for wireless presentations. Learn how these systems are different and which one you should choose.
We list the five most important features you need in a portable projector for outdoors use, whether camping or hanging out in the backyard. Durability, flexibility, connectivity and more – take a look.
Dry eyes, fatigue, and trouble focusing can all be signs that you’re experience digital eye strain, and although people can’t change the amount of time they spend using digital screens, they can change how they use them. Dr. Hanish Patel provides 4 simple tips to radically improve overall health when using screens.
This article explains how to connect a Mac laptop to a projector to wirelessly screen the content.
Mini portable projectors are convenient but not all are created equal. Learn how brightness, portability, and image quality are interrelated and how using DLP or single-panel LCD technology affects the performance of the mini projector.
This article explains how to calculate the total cost of ownership for different types of wireless presentation systems., including button-based systems like the BenQ InstaShow and Barco ClickShare, wireless AV control systems from Crestron, AMX, and Extron, as well as WiFi network hubs from brands like Kramer, AirTame, and Mersive.
Good portable projectors offer at least 500 lumens, preferably using LED technology. They work great outdoors at night and even during daytime, perfect for camping with robust builds, lots of connectivity, and compact, highly moveable designs.
Looking to learn how to connect your laptop to a projector? This article explains how to do so with cables or wirelessly.
Interested in holding PC-free meetings? Here’s how you can go about creating a meeting room environment that is both productive and PC-less.
With 4K and HDR, the Xbox One X delivers the most impressive visuals of any console currently available. But you do need to make sure your settings are in proper order to get the best performance.
The simple reality now is that HDMI cable bandwidth is an essential consideration. For 4K 60Hz with HDR for gaming and video you need a proper HDMI 2.0 cable with the full 18Gbps, while looking ahead to HDMI 2.1.
To help you choose the ideal smart projector, we have prepared a list of 5 easy steps that you can follow to discover the right smart projector for your meetings. Step 1: Supports BYOD Policies in Meeting Settings. Step 2: Enables PC-free Meeting Environments.
The article explores the difference between VGA and HDMI. Learn how to convert VGA to HDMI both using cables and adapters or wirelessly.
Considering a Bring Your Own Device policy in your organisation? Here’s how to select the best projection solution for your BYOD meetings.
How to choose between AirPlay, Miracast, and Wireless HDMI Transmitter based wireless screen mirroring systems
Modern portable projectors boost your home fun quotient in many ways. We’ll look at seven tips to help you get the most mileage out of your portable projector. Whether for general entertainment, creativity, fitness, streaming, or gaming, mini portable projectors result in big fun.
To shed some more light on this subject this article will look to answer the following questions: 1. Can I watch 3D movies on a projector? 2. What type of projectors can play 3D movies? What is 3D ready? What is Full HD 3D? 3. How do I make my 3D viewing experience the most comfortable, life-like it can be? 4. How do I choose the most suitable 3D glasses to pair with my projector?
This articles explains hot to connect your laptop to TV covering both wired and wireless connectivity.
Smart Projectors for Business are more than just wireless projectors. They are more about facilitating efficient meetings and creating agile, productive workspaces. They also offer mirror casting capabilities, with their own operating system and built-in business apps to enable collaboration and effective business communication.
For many PC monitor users who enjoy gaming and movie watching in addition to pure computing, full and limited RGB presents a major issue. There’s no magic fix, but knowing the basics will help a lot.
Monitors gather everything from dust to germs and so you should keep them clean. Does it matter if it’s glossy or matte? Can you safely disinfect a monitor? We have answers for you.
A write up on Mad Max: Fury Road from an image and color quality perspective has to be one of the easiest things ever. Since its debut in spring 2015 and subsequent release as one of the first 4K UHD HDR Blu-rays, the post-apocalyptic action picture has become a TV calibration and demo standard.
We create tools to make life better, and projectors succeed at that. Be creative and embrace entertainment, and you’ll soon find that while for sure there’s a lot more to life than entertainment, like all good technology projectors help make your day more interesting and overall better.
What are lumens, lux, foot-lamberts, nits, and ANSI lumens? What is light output (lumens) vs. brightness on screen (nits)? How to choose the right projector? For the sake of this discussion and to avoid confusion we will use the term “brightness” as a catchall for the various concepts involved...
Situations change and we may need or want to work from home for extended periods of time. Thanks to the diverse wonders of modern technology, you can make the most of the situation and stay comfortable, whether working, learning, teaching, or enjoying.
What type of audio setup to use and the follow-up question of how to connect the chosen equipment to the projector? No external audio, connecting a soundbar or connecting external speakers? Here are some of the options available to users who want to connect external audio to their BenQ projectors...
Get a boost when bringing work and fun indoors with the ideal monitor. Enjoy 4K for work and fun with the EW3280U or fast gaming with the 144Hz on the EX2780Q, there’s something to feel good about.
Doom Eternal’s demonic hordes arrive for PC on March 20, 2020. We have two gaming monitors perfect for the occasion, the 27” QHD EX2780Q and the 32” 4K EW3280U, both with glorious HDR.
The Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend came to India around 2013, and it has rapidly made its presence felt in the corporate environment. It has been reported that 80% of Indian employees use their own personal devices for work. A major reason for this is the dynamic shift in workplace settings and cultures. With the adoption of the concept of agile workspaces, new work environments and models are being considered, including BYOD policies.
Wirelesss presentation systems: In this article we compare the AirTame2 with BenQ's InstaShow.
Star Trek Discovery is definitely the first Trek TV show that can win over people with little interest in sci-fi but lots of love for beautiful cinematography.
USB-C has DisplayPort built in for 4K gaming, audio, high speed data, and even 100W power delivery. You should most definitely choose a monitor with USB-C if you can for an all-in-one-cable solution.
If you live or work in a smaller space like a dorm room, studio apartment, or home office, you may be considering a portable projector for entertainment and work presentations. But not all portable projectors are made equal and several key aspects should guide your choice.
Wireless presentation systems can vary. In this article we compare the Barco ClickShare with BenQ's InstaShow.
What is DLP and 3LCD? Laser or Lamp? Here is the Answer.
Improved response time, reduced input lag, and matured design allow IPS panels to bring the best colors and viewing angles to a gaming monitor near you. There’s never been a better time to choose IPS.
Modern businesses need tools to meet new age challenges. Employees who are geographically distant need to work as a unit. Collaboration and team results are more valued than individual performance. Connectivity is critical. These trends are reshaping both our workplaces and work practices, and new tools are needed. The traditional projector for wireless presentations has been a useful communication aid – but can it empower business to make meetings more efficient as new technology emerges?
Portable projectors deliver a great way for working professionals and students who live in smaller residential units to get a proper cinematic experience on a big screen without having to sleep in the hallway while a massive TV takes up the whole place.
Good gaming monitors need to have a remote control. Sounds simple but makes a huge difference as remotes keep you engaged in gaming via added convenience and less interruptions.
What Is 4K/8K HDMI? What versions of HDMI cables support 4K/8K resolution? What are fiber optic HDMI cables? How do they work? What should I take note of when using fiber optic HDMI cables? We will try to answer this question in this article by exploring the following three topics...
What is FOFO Contrast? What is ANSI Contrast? And what is Native Contrast? What is Dynamic Contrast? How to Measuring Projector Contrast? Are High Contrast Ratios Misleading? The question to ask then is whether the contrast ratio is a good overall indicator of image quality, and if so, what is an ideal contrast ratio for your projector...
DisplayHDR 400 on your next gaming monitor means you’re getting real HDR performance. Based on official VESA testing, DisplayHDR proves true HDR in games, video, your desktop and everywhere else.
BenQ proprietary HDRi delivers vivid color, improved contrast for better detail, and intelligent optimization.
Make an informed choice for your small meeting room.
Should you ban laptops and mobile phones to ensure more productive & effective meetings? How would you implement such a policy? Let’s take a look.
Chroma sampling is shown as 4:4:4, 4:2:2, and 4:2:0 in most cases, indicating the amount of brightness and color data an image includes. But keep in mind 10-bit/8-bit and peak brightness matter a lot more.
Without the proper amount of light, your eyes have to constantly adjust to the brightness of your screen. With a lamp that lights up your monitor work space to the recommended amount (500 Lux) your eyes can stay at a constant level of focus.
BenQ HDRi offers smart HDR that responds to light conditions in your beloved gaming station and keeps games, movies, and TV shows looking great. Don’t let basic HDR bring you down, go intelligent HDR.
The old RGB color space remains dominant in games, but with more gaming monitors and TVs touting support for the wider DCI-P3 standard, increasingly colorful and realistic graphics are ready to play. Best be ready.
Paper Color Sync is a piece of companion software to our new BenQ AQCOLOR SW321C Photographer’s monitor that achieves instantaneous print-results simulation on the screen.
Color Vibrance boosts gaming by way of augmented customization. For gaming enthusiasts that want to remain aware of every fine detail and maintain screen alertness, Color Vibrance proves a valuable ally.
Having a multiple monitor setup really changes your outlook on everything you do with your PC. Thanks to simple setup that takes minutes, you can game, work, or create on multiple screens with ease.
Based on the conclusion that 27” and QHD or 2560 x 1440 represents a sweet spot for gaming monitors we explore the ideal viewing distance for such a display
Whether it's your first ever projector or an upgrade to 4K from 1080p, we have a convenient guide for your perusal. We cover projector technology, TV vs. projector, setup, HDR, terminology and more to make your purchase decision easier and rewarding.
You may be trying to choose between a matte screen and a glossy display, so here are some things to know. Overall, for monitors the anti-glare properties of matte screens are best, despite some drawbacks.
Modern projectors such as BenQ 4K HDR models produce very little noise as a result of optimized cooling and components. Averaging 30dB, they’re easily quieter than a typical library.
Monitor panel bit color depth may seem confusing, but it all boils down to how much data your screen can show. The more data, the better the image, so 10-bit should definitely be on your list over 8-bit.
If you are wondering why your screen would not display 4K content from a streaming platform, this article offers you some insights to what are the possible reasons.
To enjoy true 4K content you need to make sure all of your devices support HDCP 2.2. This may get confusing at times and so here’s a quick explanation of all the relevant essentials.
Why is my 144Hz monitor only running at 60Hz? You’ve purchased a monitor that claims to offer a 120Hz or 144Hz refresh rate but it may not actually run at its advertised refresh rate. You will find out what to do, to change some settings or sort out your hardware, to set your monitor to 144 Hz and enjoy a smooth gameplay.
The Pantone products designers are familiar with are mostly paper, plastic or textile based. The Pantone Color System, Pantone Color Library, Color Book or Color Guide are primarily printed on paper or dyed on textile substrates. Pantone Validated Certification plays an important role to bridge the physical color swatches and the digital data together.
While most gamers know what refresh rate means, quite a few people remain confused about the distinction between response time and input lag
144Hz gaming monitors with speakers and HDR deliver the best gaming experience. BenQ gaming monitors offer HDRi intelligent technology and 2.1 channel speakers for the most immersive gaming.
Projectors with powerful and advanced built in speakers offer excellent sound performance with dedicated modes for movies, games, music, and sports, making external speakers redundant.
In business, meetings are essential; client consults, brainstorming sessions, video conferencing, just to name a few. We meet to communicate, to collaborate, to share - and in the era of BYOD, we find ourselves in a horrid huddle peering over a client’s or colleague’s shoulder at a phone or tablet. Alternatively, we play “pass the device”. The fact is we are visual creatures. According to experts, 90% 1 of information transmitted to the brain is visual and 63% of us are visual learners2. We need to “see” the idea, the words, the diagram – and the bigger the better. Imagine a projector that mirrored your device with ease. A projector that could share content directly from your phone, tablet or laptop - and switch to everyone else’s in the room with ease – no IT expert required. Meet the BenQ Smart Projector for Business.
For a big screen home entertainment experience that’s highly portable, perfect for busy lives and small spaces, plus easy to share with friends, you need a home projector rather than a TV.
144Hz gaming monitors are better than 60Hz screens. You get better performance with them and unlock the potential of your gaming hardware by giving it room to express itself.
Choosing between TN, VA, and IPS panel types often confuses lots of people. Each has advantages for particular uses, so let’s take a look the differences in speed, color, contrast, and more.
This article explains what wireless presentation systems are, how they work, and what benefits they offer to businesses.
Top 3 Security Risks Using Wireless HDMI systems! BenQ InstaShow gives detailed descriptions of the
In the past, monitors frequently had no speakers or sound quality was bad. Many current gaming monitors include impressive dual speaker designs and even 2.1 audio.
True 4K DLP projectors from BenQ effortlessly boost you into a new generation with HDR and a design that makes upgrading from a full HD projector fast, painless, and most importantly rewarding
This article explores what are the most popular Wireless HDMI Presentation systems that enable Linux devices to present on a display in a meeting room.
When it comes to movies, color accuracy plays a vital role and can affect the audience’s emotions. Inaccurate colors, such as colors that have a blue or yellow tint, don’t line up with what we imagine, and we immediately get a sense that something is off. Inaccurate colors can take our focus away from what’s happening on screen and make the viewing experience unenjoyable.
Gaming monitors are so-called because they’re built for the very specific needs of video games. They have panels with high speed response and refresh rates. They keep input lag to a bare minimum and don’t add any fluff to your image. They have audio just in case you want to use it. Plus gaming monitors have the image quality that lets games shine with accurate colors and true HDR on the native level and without any superfluous processing that slows you down.
Businesses prefer screen mirroring buttons over apps
Make a better-informed projector buying decision with this simple but insightful glossary that covers all the important terminology you should know when setting up your home cinema.
Unlike other wireless projectors on the market today, BenQ Smart Projectors for Business provide convenience like never before, along with useful apps to elevate your agile team. To help you take advantage of the wireless, PC-less, and effortless possibilities that Smart Projectors bring to your huddle meetings, here are our step by step tips on how to use your Smart Projector.
BenQ wireless presentation systems are less expensive than an HDMI cable
What is the best wireless presentation for BYOD? BenQ InstaShow gives detailed descriptions of the different wireless presentation solutions for bring your own device.
With 144hz, freesync, QHD and HDRi technlogy, BenQ EX2780Q gaming monitor brings the ultimate gaming enjoyment to your room
BenQ 4K projectors have unique advantages for movie and TV fans, from premium lens quality and refined HDR to superb color accuracy through factory calibration.
Color Consistency Technology is BenQ's proprietary technology to enhance the factory calibration performance. The benefit of incorporting the color consistency technology is to ensure the colors on all units of the same BenQ Professional monitor model will look very similar, no matter what panel is used, and which production line is utilized.
Screen uniformity means the ability of a screen to consistently show both color uniformity and brightness uniformity. Auniform monitor provides consistent brightness and color across the entire sceen.
Color Consistency Technology is BenQ's proprietary technology to enhance the factory calibration performance. The benefit of incorporting the color consistency technology is to ensure the colors on all units of the same BenQ Professional monitor model will look very similar, no matter what panel is used, and which production line is utilized.
BenQ 4K projectors have unique advantages for movie and TV fans, from premium lens quality and refined HDR to superb color accuracy through factory calibration.
Doing homework, writing papers, doing online shopping, watching movies and playing games…. None of these can do without a monitor. Therefore, find a monitor to manage your screen time. If you can use your monitor in a correct way, you will not only make your time productive as well as enjoyable but also maintain your eye health.
In the ever-changing world of gaming tech, making the right choice of which monitor to purchase might not be the most straightforward task. This article explains why 1440p is an excellent midpoint for gaming and why the 27-inch monitor is the perfect size for a QHD monitor.
Learn why projectors offer a tactile, almost retro movie and TV viewing experience not found in digital services and discover ways to make content a ritual full of substance.
The use of glass lenses in our projector designs is a choice we make in order to provide the viewer with pristine images that accurately reproduce the details and colors of nature, so that regardless of how much time has passed they can be transported back to the moment when they were first moved by those images.
For projectors with HDR, the question is how to boost dynamic contrast to make the blacks become deeper and more detailed and the whites fuller and more authentic? One of the answers is to use a dynamic iris.
We are going to show you how to choose your perfect BenQ home 4K projector W2700, W1700M, and TK800M from three points: room size, light conditions and viewing content.
Let's discuss the three main aspects of screens: material, size, and style. We’ll then cover how to choose the best screen for your room and projector.
BenQ approached sound design from the perspective of an audiophile. Working from the experience of the team that worked on the BenQ treVolo speaker, it chose 2.1 channel sound for its built-in sound system to ensure that it hits highs, mids, and lows with precision, giving all-around full range high-quality sound. For that purpose, BenQ used proprietary, customized speakers, and even housed the woofer and tweeter in separate speaker cabinets.
Does your workplace have a huddle room?Huddle rooms provide private, compact spaces that are ideal for letting small teams discuss and collaborate. Research also shows that huddle rooms are highly productive spaces.
A movie-watching projector that is easy to move from room to room and quick to setup, is very versatile and can be used in many scenarios. This article explains it in more details.
One very different aspect from professional monitor monitors, like BenQ PhotoVue Photographer Monitor SW series and DesignVue Designer Monitor PD series, than other consumer monitors is that every professional monitor comes with a factory calibration report.
Our AQCOLOR PD series monitors such as the PD2720U represent the pride that BenQ puts into crafting some of the most advanced and beautiful monitors for designers. As the end-users, designers have both the need for high-performance devices as well as an elevated aesthetic sense. DesignVue monitors deliver on both fronts notably well.
Color temperature is what color will appear when it’s measured at a certain temperature using the Kelvin scale. Because the color temperature is related to the color rendition of a monitor, it will dramatically affect how the color is perceived.
Choosing the right projection screen is the first step to getting the most enjoyment from your home entertainment system. This article will introduce various types of traditional projection screens as well as explain light rejecting screens.
HDRi, BenQ proprietary HDR technology, is to enhance the existent HDR effect by fine-tuning the settings so that the viewer can get the best results. To game or to cinema, a corresponding HDRi mode will offer you an elevated HDR effect and thus an unsurpassable immersion.
Wireless presentation systems that incorporate HDMI technology enable better meetings at no extra costs. This article explains in more detail the things you should know before buying a wireless presentation system.
This article discusses the alternatives to using proprietary software to share content on a display as companies transition from formal meeting rooms to creative collaboration environments.
It is not by chance that all types of photographers prefer our SW-series monitors. Careful selection of the best materials and refined industrial design go into creating some of the best products for color-critical professionals.
Gamma can be described as how smooth does black transit to white on a digital display. It is often associated with a number like 2.2 or 2.4, and this number represents the curvature of the curve from black to white, or from white to black.
This article takes a look at some popular wireless presentation systems used in corporate and education environments, as Chromebooks become more and more mainstream.
When choosing a wireless streaming device for your office, going for Google Chromecast might seem like a good idea to you. While this consumer solution performs great in a living room for entertainment content, it is not necessarily suitable for the business environment where data security is essential.
4K projector could be an excellent gift option for the holidays in 2019 for four reasons.
This article explores which types of devices are supported by wireless presentation systems, including notebooks (Windows, Mac OS, Chrome OS, Linux OS), phones (Android and iOS), Chrome devices, microscopes, development boards like Raspberry Pi, and more for engineering and science labs.
The Hotkey Puck bundled with some of our AQCOLOR monitors has become one of the most loved features by photographers and designers. In just a few years, it has gone through three iterations based on the needs and feedback of our users and keeps evolving. Let us go over the history of this ingenious device and briefly discuss what the future holds for it.
Color gamut is defined as the range if colors which a particular device could produce or record. It is usually shown by an enclosed area of the primary colors of the device on the chrimaticity diagram.
A home projector allows you to have the ultimate movie watching experience at home. Besides watching movies, projectors have many other creative applications thanks to their portability and compatibility with myriads of devices.
This article explores five key areas to consider when choosing a wireless presentation system for a small to medium-sized law firm.
AQCOLOR Technology is a propietary technology developed by BenQ to deliver accurate colors from professional monitors to respective users. "Colors You Can Trust" is the major benefit that BenQ would like users to experience from the products.
This article explores how to use AV devices that outputs an HDMI signal with a wireless presentation system, including Chromebooks, video conference systems, Raspberry Pi, gaming consoles, Blu-ray players from brands like Samsung, and more.
Choosing the right 4K projector depends on your specific needs. Do you need flexibility for installation or to use it in a bright room. How big can the image be in a small room? Read on to choose the best BenQ 4K projector for your needs.
Do you need a 4K monitor? Creatives, gamers, and video streamers definitely benefit. Read on to see if you will.
Once upon a time, happiness for kids was simply a ball to play with, a tree to climb, or a cloud to discover the shape of a rabbit in. Now, there is less emphasis on cloud shapes, as it’s all about what’s on the screen!
Light up your get together, work and play spaces, or wherever you go with BenQ GV1 ultraportable battery projector. Simply designed for totally wire-free fun, GV1 instantly streams movies, videos, music and more with latest WiFi, Bluetooth, and USB-CTM connectivity. We prepare GV1 how to videos to guide you how to use step by step.
4K has been around for enough years to be mainstream technology by now. You can easily find 4K content on streaming platforms, UHD Blu-ray discs, and even on YouTube. So, what about 4K gaming?. Is it worth buying a 4K monitor for console gaming? How big should a 4K monitor be for console gaming?
In this article, we will introduce three keys of BenQ HDR-PRO technology: Tone Mapping, Dynamic Iris with DynamicBlack™ Technology, and HDR brightness, including how they are used to display the details in highlights and shadows.
Have you ever connected an external monitor to your Mac only to find colors do not look the same? Color scientists at BenQ have fine-tuned a color mode in the latest DesignVue and PhotoVue monitors designed to minimize the visual differences between your Mac and the external display.
In our time, movies have become a necessary staple of life. Given this, how to get the most precise and accurate colors out of our audio-video equipment has become a question of growing importance. With all this in mind, what exactly is color accuracy? Is color accuracy just a wide color gamut? And finally, how to we achieve color accuracy?
Is color grading in the post-production going to affect the display and projection of the HDR images? We will start from color grading in post-production, analyze what we need to take care of when doing color grading for HDR, the difference between that and conventional color grading, the basic workflow of color grading, and display devices required for the work. All these steps and aspects of understanding will affect how images are shown on the displays.
A common doubt among the consumers when facing more and more home theater projectors in the market is if they really can be qualified as HDR devices. Therefore, this article will start from the projectors. Taking the nature of the technology behind projectors and its limitation into account, and find the definition of HDR for projectors.
Wondering how to prevent eye strain and fatigue while keeping eye health in the digital world? The right monitor is a great start. Eye-care technology with ergonomic design offers an all-round solution for eye health. BenQ monitors are designed with exclusive eye-care™ technology including Low Blue Light Technology, Flicker-Free Technology, Brightness Intelligence Plus Technology (B.I.+ Tech.), and Color Weakness Mode.
From movies to sports events to video games, there are more and more contents presenting in 4K resolution. In order to enjoy the ultimate 4K visual experience, you may be wondering if it’s time to upgrade your 1080P full HD projector to 4K UHD. How do you upgrade? Other than buying a 4K UHD projector, is there anything you need to know before upgrading?
In recent years, the quality of images that general audiences can view has significantly improved. and there are more and more 4K TVs, 4K projectors and 4K displays in the market. But, do you really know what HDR is?
The video game industry is booming, and video games are not just an entertaining pastime as professional gamers now compete with each other in esports. Whether recreational entertainment or esports, the choice of hardware naturally varies for different needs such as monitor selection, where there are casual gaming monitors that focus on the visual experience and professional esports monitors for professional gamers.
Are your devices impacting your sleep? Absolutely. Dr Patel explains.
Find out what Freesync technology is and how it functions to bring you an enjoyable gameplay. FreeSync is a type of adaptive synchronization technology for LCD displays. It helps displays eliminate screen tearing, stuttering and juddering by synchronizing the monitor’s refresh rate with the framerate from the GPU.
How rest, nutrition, and technology work together for better eye health.
With so many mobile devices in our daily lives, business professionals find it convenient to project from smartphones, tablets or laptops in meetings. Many streaming users are used to binge watching with smartphones or tablets. However, screen sizes are limited. It’s not only exhausting to for your eyes, details are often overlooked in a glimpse.
USB-C, also known as USB Type-C, is the industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power. The USB-C connector was developed by the USB Implementers Forum, the group of companies that developed, certified, and shepherded the USB standard. It counts more than 700 companies in its membership, including Apple, Dell, HP, Intel, Microsoft, and Samsung. This is important, because it's part of the reason why USB-C has been so readily accepted by PC manufacturers.
Both console or PC game, maybe you would like to make the most out of your current gaming setup.Thanks to common standards about cables,You are allowed to find what works better for you. In this article, we provide the tips about how you connect PS4 ocntroller with PC or monitor? Find the idea here.
As TVs are getting larger and cheaper than ever, some people might be wondering why they can’t just use their TVs in place of the computer monitors. Actually, it’s impossible for TVs to replace computer monitors. Though they both have LCD panels, that’s about where their similarities end, and if you aren’t careful, you might even damage your eyes by mixing the two.
A dive into 4K UHD technology and how BenQ 4K projectors achieve high resolution, high brightness output.
Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C often create confusion among end users. So what are the differences between these two technologies and should you care?
Everyone dreams of having a home theatre with big screen. It allows the whole family to snuggle up on the sofa and enjoy a movie. Nowadays, projectors aren’t prohibitively expensive and you don’t need a large space either. There are more and more small households with people living alone but getting projectors.
4K is currently the resolution with the most realistic look. If you intend to immerse yourself in an experience that creates the most vivid and colorful images, 4K is your best bet for the most optimal visual enjoyment.
Mounting the monitors on the wall like TVs is getting increasingly popular in offices and households alike, and there are good reasons for that as it offers a number of benefits:
There are more and more 4K TVs, 4K monitors, 4K projectors, 4K UHD BDs and 4K players available on the market today, and if you’ve been paying any attention, you’ve most definitely noticed something called “HDR,” which, according to many Hollywood filmmakers, is even more important than 4K.
Given that USB-C is now the default input in Apple’s latest MacBook Air and MacBook Pro laptops, and an increasing number of Windows 10 machines are also converting to this port, the best USB-C monitors are becoming more and more popular among many professionals and creatives.
As you may know, many displays or monitors nowadays boast about having 4K UHD (Ultra HD); however, what exactly is 4K UHD, and how is it different from the Full HD we were used to seeing in the past?
4K, UHD, 1080p, HDR…. Getting lost in the sea of specs? Here’s the top 5 things you should be on the hunt for when buying a home theater projector for your home!
Let’s say you want to play party games like Mario Kart 8 on a big screen but also protect your eyes. A projector could accomplish both ends. Nowadays, projector manufactures have enhanced color and resolution. It enables projectors to be used not only as a lecture tool in class, but a gaming display.
Everyone dreams of having a home theatre with big screen. It allows the whole family to snuggle up on the sofa and enjoy a movie. Nowadays, projectors aren’t prohibitively expensive and you don’t need a large space either. There are more and more small households with people living alone but getting projectors. However, you shouldn’t only look at the price, features or performance when choosing a projector. You should consider what you need to find the projector that best suits you.
After reading this article, you will know how to choose the best console gaming monitor. While your choice of a gaming monitor will be influenced by a lot of factors: the games you play, console you use and your budget, the general gaming monitor specs that you should keep in mind are resolution, refresh rate, HDMI bandwidth.
The most significant differences between TVs and monitors for console gaming. More and more console gamers have made the switch to a dedicated gaming monitor to pair with their Xbox One or PS4 to take advantage of what once were PC Gaming exclusive features.
This article is to offer a better insight as to why gamers need to pick a curved monitor to gain more immersive gaming experience. Are you planning to upgrade your monitor? But you are not sure to invest in a curved monitor or not? In this article, you will learn about the reasons why a curved gaming monitor is all you need to guarantee you the “right” gaming experience.
Have you ever considered a dual monitor setup when one monitor is used for gaming, and another one for running regular applications? In this article, you will read about the benefits of such a setup and learn the things that you should consider before running dual monitors.
It’s Time to upgrade the Club to 4K stadium feeling! See how it works to increase the footfall of Four Points by Sheraton Singapore, Riverview
When choosing the right monitor for watching movies, the most important characteristics are color performance, HDR capabilities, and viewing experience details for maximum enjoyment. The most cinematic monitors provide wide color gamuts for brilliant picture quality, high contrast ratios to preserve subtle details, and the latest HDR technology for vivid realism and natural presence. Using this guide to prioritize these critical picture quality elements along with smart features, movie enthusiasts can find the perfect monitor for unsurpassed home cinema entertainment.
Whether you're a PC gamer or a console gamer, the monitor you use can mean the difference between life and death in a game. To get the most out of your console games, you don’t only need a gaming PC with a powerful graphics solution, you'll also need a monitor that displays great visual effects without blurry images, flickering, tearing, and artifacts. We'll help you choose a good monitor that will deliver a smooth, immersive gaming experience. Gamers focus on response time, refresh rate, color performance and connectivity to have a great console gaming experience.
4 groups of users are categorized according to their monitor time/usage and are provided the following technologies: low blue light, low blue light plus, brightness intelligence and brightness intelligence plus; to lessen their digital eye fatigue and be granted with better eye protection. With these technologies, consumers can have a great time using monitors comfortably.
Color plays a crucial role in things we use and buy, and for those who design items like these for a living, ensuring color is accurately applied and displayed is a key aspect of their work. With most of the steps in the design process now being executed digitally, designers are relying more heavily on their computers and monitors to guarantee the accurate display of colors. In order to ensure the highest level of color accuracy, designers have to first familiarize themselves with a tiny set of data called ICC Profile, which plays a small yet decisive role in the design process.
To further satisfy designers’ needs for efficiency and productivity, several transmission protocols have been introduced in recent years. Among them, Thunderbolt 3 and USB 3.1 Gen2 Type C often create confusion among end users. So what are the differences between these two transmission cables?
In this video, wedding photographer Art Suwansang from University of La Verne, recommend to you that how to choose monitor to satisfied your photo editing need amoug BenQ PhotoVue monitors . With his professional experience, you can learn the value of BenQ PhotoVue monitor and choose one to fulfill your demand.
Simple steps can ensure perfect HDR video quality, and the following instructions can be used to troubleshoot any HDR imperfections.
High Dynamic Range (HDR) is a technology that produces images with a large perceptible difference between bright and dark regions. This capability achieves lifelike images and preserves precise details in lighting variations and gradations for realistically bright or dark pictures without subtle detail loss.
BenQ’s HDR technology represents a new pinnacle of visual experiences for consumers. To perfectly display HDR quality on BenQ monitors, two proprietary tuning processes are essential: tone mapping and gamut mapping. Furthermore, the exclusive BenQ Cinema HDR mode produces brilliant luminance without overexposing bright scenes while perfectly balancing HDR output for superbly defined dark details.
Though it is commonly believed that a large space is needed in order to project onto large screens, today’s short throw and ultra short throw projectors make it easy to enjoy 100”+ screen sizes in rooms of any size simply by determining the ideal screen size and projection distance.
This is an article for consumers who want to find a 4k high-quality monitor for their multimedia consumptions such as console gaming, web-surfing and movie-watching. A good 4k monitor should provide great viewing experience while ensuring viewing comfort. Different specs should be taken into consideration regarding different usage. For instance, console gamers should pay attention to specs of the response time, refresh rate and color performance. As for movie lovers, specs like HDR, contrast ratio and the wide color gamut are important factors. What’s important is that you need to find the right monitor that fit your needs in order to have the best viewing experience.
Photographers must also learn how to conduct monitor color calibration. Here are some helpful information and knowledge about monitor color calibration that you can be confident about the consistency and accuracy of colors while using your favorite professional monitor.
When color reproduction of the monitor is poor, you can imagine that photographers won’t be able to get the colors they want when touching up the images afterwards. This has a great impact for people who rely of photography as their main source of income. Fortunately, color reproduction of monitors can be quantified and calibrated...
Take a closer look at how to incorporate the ICC profiles in a practical workflow. There are some practical tips for utilizing ICC profiles in the photographer’s workflow, for example, how to set up RGB Working Color Space, where to store the ICC profiles, and how to convert color spaces.
To build your own home theater system, you need a projector first. But you cannot buy just ANY projector; you need a 4K projector. When we talk about 4K, it refers to the resolution. There’s generally 2 spec.: 3840 x 2160 or 4096 x 2160 pixels for 4K projectors. The more pixels, the more vivid the picture contents.
A home theater projector is the ideal entertainment choice for movie lovers. And it’s easy to choose the perfect projector for watching movies, playing games, and family fun. It only takes three steps to find the right projector for amazing viewing experiences and quality family time.
BenQ home cinema projectors embody our belief to “Convey the truest color and impart the deepest feelings to the viewer.” Our THX and ISF dual-certified engineers deliver 100% Rec. 709 color gamut for perfect color consistency.
Digital Light Processing (DLP), awarded 2015 Academy Award of Merit (Oscar®statuette), is the leading projection technology used in 90% of world's digital cinemas and 100% of IMAX theaters. DLP powers next-generation 3D gaming devices, high tech heads-up telematics, and of course the most impactful projectors on the planet. With DLP dominating the worldwide projector market with over 50% share, BenQ is today the #1 bestselling DLP projector brand, delivering unmatched world-class performance.
how to keep the color consistent from the source to the rest of the workflow by color management.
What you need to know about throw distance and ambient lighting? Typically expressed in lumens or ANSI lumens, brightness specification is an important reference when selecting a projector. However, the practical meaning of projector brightness and how to choose a projector for your specific installation needs can be confusing. The following information will help you understand the relationship between brightness and projection effect, as well as application.
This article answers "Where can I find HDR support for displays and HDR content?", "How can I enjoy true HDR videos and photos?", and "Which players and hosts can truly display HDR?"
BenQ Ambassador Mark Wood on pro tips of using BenQ color critical display to switch betweem AdobeRGB and sRGB color space for accurate color
The introduction of the process of soft proofing in Lightroom with calibrated photographer monitors and ICC profiles to get prints of great colors
Soft proofing is the solution for perfect prints and a calibrated monitor and downloaded ICC profiles before the process to get accurate color prints
Color management guide from Mark Wood about the definition, principle and truth of color management and how to maintain color consistency
How to set up color calibration setting of color management: system optimization, monitor profiling, photoshop setting
The process of setting up coloe preference in Adobe Photoshop in the color settings tab to get the right color for color management
How do We Define ‘Accurate’ Color? How we could quantify color in an ‘accurate’ fashion? Before jumping into this topic, let’s talk why the quantification of color is important…
There are two types of cells in the retina of our eye that are responsible for our perception of color: rod and cone. Cones, which are sensitive to color, function best in bright light. They exist in three forms.
Designers such as graphic designers, multimedia designers, web designers and other creative professionals who create visual concepts by using computer software need color management. Color management can help them communicate more effectively.
Color management is the process by which color standards and hardware/software calibration devices are used to reduce the color differences among devices so colors are reproduced accurately.
It is a common misconception that all electronics should exhibit the same colors, especially with devices with the same make and model. The monitors do not need to be the same make and same model, but for illustration purposes, we used four identical monitor images.
From SOHO to enterprise applications, business projectors create more opportunities. Keeping pace with increasing diversity in modern business types, a multitude of design and functional innovations are available on business projectors. Taking everything into consideration, three simple steps can enable home office pros, small business owners, and even large corporations to find the right projector to create more business opportunities.
AQCOLOR Technology is a proprietary technology developed by BenQ to deliver accurate colors from professional monitors to respective users.
Being able to achieve consistent colors across different devices and media is a big challenge, and color management is designed to deliver this consistency
There are three stages involved, namely image creation/acquisition, image processing/enhancement, and image reproduction. In order for color management to work, it will need to be integrated into the same workflow.
How should photographers choose a monitor that can fulfill their demands for photo editing and printing?
Photographers are used to browsing the photo on the camera screen right after snapping a picture. However, we will still upload the captured images to a computer, then select images we would like to keep, and edit them on a large monitor. Have you ever thought about this? Can the monitor reflect the exposure and color of a retouched image in the way you expected?
Although color rendering, resolution, and color management are key factors of a professional monitor, However, can these features truly enhance work efficiency? The answer lies in this article.
Accurate colors create spectacular impressions. Color performance is among the most important key characteristics when choosing a home theater projector.
There are several wireless presentation systems available. In this article we'll compare a few.
Meeting rooms by nature are designed for collaboration and idea sharing - which means that sharing the display between presenters is important. To switch a screen between two or more sources typically requires the expense of AV switchers and in some cases customer programming by an integrator to control the signal. These costs can run as high as $10,000 for a basic system.
Versatile outdoor entertainment by one projector. GS2 satisfies your outdoor fun by simply designed for totally wire-free fun, GS2 instantly streams movies, videos, music and more with the latest WiFi, Bluetooth, HDMI, and USB-C connectivity.