When it comes to buying the right projector for your home entertainment or garden, BenQ’s reliability and perfection cannot be ignored. Movie enthusiasts and people who are keen about home entertainment have reason to rejoice as BenQ has announced their latest wireless portable LED projector and it is a brilliant device to have at home.
. The device is portable and magnificent, the look of the device being quite eye-catching. It comes in a cute little bag and it is simple to set up. BenQ’s new wireless portable LED projector, GS2 ticks all the boxes, while offering additional perks which we will be discussing in-depth.
GV1, is a predecessor model that has won many awards in various categories, specifically in price, design, and its offerings. Now, GS2 has away more to offer compared to GV1 and here is why we think it will be the hero model of the year 2020.
The GS2 is equipped with 720p (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution with over a billion colors and a contrast ratio of 100,000:1, this is the most premium technology in the portable size one could have. In other words, the viewer can experience a fine detailing in the picture and can comfortably watch it on a widescreen if the wall is big enough.
We always have concerns regarding the brightness when it comes to buying a projector, however, worry not because BenQ’s GS2 wireless portable LED projector offers 500 ANSI lumens which is ideal for usual home viewing and perfect for camping all night. BenQ is known for its Eye Care technology products and they invest intelligently on research and development to provide a user-friendly experience. BenQ has introduced their LumiExpert technology which it automatically detects light in the surroundings and optimizes the brightness without straining the eyes.
The expected battery life of this projector is 3 hours so we could comfortably watch our favorite movie without the need to plug it in. One of the most important points to know about the GS2 is that it is built to withstand environmental changes such as rain and dust. IPX-2 certified GS2 is protected against drizzle or even spilled water, and its unibody structure along with rubber surface design can withstand a drop up to 0.5m.
BenQ’s GS2 wireless portable LED projector is also supported with a Bluetooth speaker, wireless casting, and pre-embedded Aptoide TV for streaming online.
BenQ’s GS2 wireless portable LED projector has a unibody structure and a soft rubber surface which enables GS2 to protect itself from typical damages. Above the lens, you will find an auto blank sensor which helps in eye protection. Right close the lens one can find an auto blank sensor that helps in eye protection. GS2 is equipped with a high precision autofocus camera next to the lens and seamless user interface buttons in a water-resistant enclosure. Also, below the enclosure, there is a magnetic power cable which helps GS2 from tripping power. An adjustable hinge below the project helps the user to set up easily.
Ports & Controls
BenQ’s GS2 wireless portable LED projector is equipped with an HDMI port, USB Type A, and an alternate USB Type C port along with an Audio Out port that can accommodate a 3.5mm jack. We could connect the projector to a laptop through an HDMI wire and a USB Type C port will enabled us to connect to a mobile phone as well. The 3.5mm audio socket can also be connected to wired headphones or speakers for a wide sound system.
The GS2 comes with a neat touch ability to control by simply downloading the BenQ Smart Control app from Google Play or Apple Store. Manually, it contains buttons on the top of the enclosure box or even via a remote control that comes along with the projector.
BenQ’s new wireless portable LED projector, GS2 is the most flexible and handy device for people who would want to experience the best entertainment in-home or outdoors. With its sleek design and protective features against any damages, the GS2 is the most reliable companion for family holidays, picnics, or even camping. BenQ’s GS2 wireless portable LED projector is retailing at $700 and is packed with amazing features and connectivity options.
Things we liked
- Super specifications
- Seamless technology
- Eye Care technology
- Easy to carry
Things we do not like
- Less brightness compares other LED projectors
- Battery life