Pico projector features built-in media player
November 24, 2008 Aiptek's PocketCinema V10 is both a stand alone media player and a highly-compact projector capable of throwing a 42-inch image at a distance of up to 6 feet. As a projector device can be used in conjunction with iPods, cameras, mobile phones, game consoles or other portable media devices and as a media player it supports SD cards up to 8GB in addition to its 1GB of internal memory.
Weighing the 5.2 oz (without battery) and measuring 4.9 x 2.1 x 0.9 inches, PocketCinema V10 has in-built 0.5W speakers and uses an LED light source and LCoS Optical Technology developed by 3M to obtain its small footprint and 640 x 480 (VGA) image resolution. It supports JPEG, Video, and MP3 playback and the AV interface is a 3-in-1 AV phone jack with a USB port for to connecting to a computer.
Selling for around USD$300, the PocketCinema V10 package includes the Projector, a compact alloy tripod and a remote control. There's also an optional cradle with speaker and power charger available.