City of Industry, CA (August 4, 2003) - BenQ, the world leader in DLP®-based projectors, announces the BenQ PB7220, the latest digital projector in the BenQ line of digital media products, is now available through BenQ's distribution channels. With powerful features and proprietary video-processing technologies, the BenQ PB7220 digital projector brings exceptional versatility, performance and extreme brightness in terms of ANSI lumens to the five-pound digital projector space.
Supporting the latest DLP DDR chip set from Texas Instruments, the BenQ PB7220 delivers high contrast digital images that do not fade or degrade over time. The BenQ PB7220 consistently produces flawless pictures and maintains its original clarity for true reliability, providing true XGA resolution at 1024 x 768, HDTV-compatibility with direct YPbPr/component, S-Video and composite video inputs, as well as and RS232 control port and two PC inputs.
"With the availability of the BenQ PB7220, once again BenQ brings a 'best-of-breed' digital projector to the market," said Stephanie Wang, product manager of Digital Media at BenQ. "Like all BenQ digital projectors, the PB7220 is a reliable and versatile product that fits all business needs, for both business travelers to conference room meetings."
The BenQ PB7220
With a remarkably high 2000:1 contrast ratio at 2,500 ANSI lumens, the BenQ PB7220 digital projector can support 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios. At only 5.6 pounds, the BenQ PB7220 is the lightest digital projector in its category and provides the dexterity to be used as a portable projector for business travelers or mounted in conference/meeting room settings. It has the flexibility of delivering resolutions from 640 x 350 to 1280 x 1024 and the ability to throw images of 300 inches.
With BenQ's proprietary Dynamic Color Management System (DCMS), a 16.7-million color palette and four-segment color wheel, it is ensured of accurate color reproduction. The BenQ PB7220 also features PIP/POP functions and a Digital Keystone correction system for quick and easy set-up.
All BenQ digital projectors come with the company's product commitment-a free first year "Xpress Xchange" program and a three-year limited warranty.
The BenQ PB7220 has a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $3,695 and is now available.
BenQ is an industry leader in networking lifestyle devices with an expertise that encompasses display, storage, imaging, wireless and broadband areas. BenQ has manufacturing plants in Malaysia, Mexico, China and Taiwan. The company has 15,305 employees worldwide, supporting a strong global sales marketing and service network spanning Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Americas. BenQ has research and development facilities in Taiwan, China and the U.S., and has more than 2,000 research and development employees. BenQ has amassed 1,225 global patents. For more information about BenQ, please visit our Web site at www.BenQ.com.