BenQ archive

  • BenQ projector can be controlled with iPhone or iPad
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    BenQ projector can be controlled with iPhone or iPad

    By 21 March 2013

    BenQ has launched a small portable projector which is able to hook up with your iPhone and iPad. Called the GP10, the 1.5kg 720p capable device uses an Ultra-Lite LED projector which uses a clever short throw projection tech, which means you need to be...

  • Benq V2410T monitor   review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Benq V2410T monitor review

    By 6 July 2010

    If you're looking for something a little more "flexible" than your average LCD screen, you'll find a fairly limited selection of displays that offer height, tilt and swivel adjustment that are complemented by decent performance and a reasonable price....

  • BenQ announces V2410T LED monitor
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    BenQ announces V2410T LED monitor

    By 26 April 2010

    BenQ has extended its line of monitors to include a new model - the V2410T, which the company describes as " tastefully stylish and yet environmentally conscious". It's got a height-adjustable neck, meaning that you don't have to adjust your chair -...

  • BenQ reveals 5 V-series monitors
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    BenQ reveals 5 V-series monitors

    By 11 March 2010

    BenQ has announced a small stack of computer monitors, for those of you considering upgrading from an old CRT. They run the gamut from 18.5-inch to 24-inch, and offer what BenQ calls "class-leading slimness" - 14mm or 15mm depending on the display size....

  • BenQ W1000 projector   review
    Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    BenQ W1000 projector review

    By 23 February 2010

    We've all brought home a projector from the office and been thoroughly disappointed with the results. And while dedicated home cinema projectors offer widescreen high-definition and the contrast and smoothness movies demand, on first impression the W1000...

  • BenQ adds 22-inch and 24-inch monitors to G-series
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    BenQ adds 22-inch and 24-inch monitors to G-series

    By 22 December 2009

    Cast your mind back to 24 November, when BenQ announced the launch of a pair of 18.5- and 19-inch LED monitors which came with a "lowest power consumption in category" claim. Well, that range has now been expanded with the addition of 21.5- and 24-inch...

  • BenQ unveils K60 nReader
    Gadgets

    BenQ unveils K60 nReader

    By 17 November 2009

    eBook readers have quickly become the latest thing that the computer industry is throwing everything it has at, as it's seen as the new saviour product by suffering technology companies. The latest to join the fray is BenQ which has launched the first...

  • BenQ W600, W1000, and W6000 revealed
    Home Cinema

    BenQ W600, W1000, and W6000 revealed

    By 28 September 2009

    BenQ has announced a range of high-definition projectors for use in the home, which it says it's targeting at "tech-savvy home theater enthusiasts and content-conscious home entertainment fans". If you're feeling content-conscious, then you might be interested...

  • BenQ V2400 Eco and V2200 Eco LED monitors announced
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    BenQ V2400 Eco and V2200 Eco LED monitors announced

    By 14 September 2009

    BenQ has announced the launch of the V2400 Eco and V2200 Eco LED widescreen monitors. The V2400 Eco is a 24-inch Full HD 1080p LED widescreen, while the V2200 Eco is said to be the world's first 21.5-inch Full HD 1080p LED widescreen display. Apparently...

  • BenQ Joybook Lite U102 launches
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    BenQ Joybook Lite U102 launches

    By 21 July 2009

    Unlike the Joybook Lite U121 Eco that we brought you news of recently, the Joybook Lite U102 is all about basic features, simple design and low cost. This is because the U102 is intended to be sold by mobile phone operators as a cheap and cheerful model,...

  • BenQ Joybook Lite U121 Eco netbook launches
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    BenQ Joybook Lite U121 Eco netbook launches

    By 20 July 2009

    BenQ is yet to become a major player in the notebook/netbook market, but judging by the kind of products the company is starting to make, they have a good chance of gaining some attention. The latest addition to their range of netbooks, the Joybook Lite...

  • BenQ Joybee GP1 projector review
    Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    BenQ Joybee GP1 projector review

    By 16 July 2009

    It is no surprise that BenQ have added a mini projector to their portfolio, joining the likes of LG and Acer in offering a projector that is small enough to slip into a bag, ideal for ad-hoc use or business trips. Measuring 54 x 136 x 120mm and weighing...

  • BenQ planning Android smartphone
    Phones

    BenQ planning Android smartphone

    By 5 June 2009

    BenQ, the Taiwanese company best known for its monitors and projectors, has plans to launch a smartphone and a netbook in 2010, both based on Google's Android operating system. It's not the first time BenQ has dabbled in mobiles and netbooks. The company...

  • AMD reveals three new Yukon notebooks
    Laptops

    AMD reveals three new Yukon notebooks

    By 4 June 2009

    At a press conference during Computex, AMD displayed three new thin and light notebooks based on its Yukon platform from Gateway, BenQ and Medion. All three models were quite different and all had some unique features. The designs differ quite a lot from...

  • BenQ GP1 mini LED projector brings big picture in small package
    Home Cinema

    BenQ GP1 mini LED projector brings big picture in small package

    By 20 May 2009

    BenQ has today announced the launch of their hand sized GP1 mini LED projector, hoping to give movie or PowerPoint fans the option to go big on the move. The new projector, called the GP1, will come with a USB port so you can plug in and play without...

  • BenQ debuts MP523 DLP projector
    Home Cinema

    BenQ debuts MP523 DLP projector

    By 28 November 2008

    From next month, you'll be able to buy the latest DLP projector from BenQ. The MP523 projector is a new addition to the company's mainstream range - aimed at education, business and home-office use. It delivers a 2000:1 contrast ratio and 2000 ANSI lumens...

  • BenQ MP512 ST projector review
    Gaming 3.5 out of 5

    BenQ MP512 ST projector review

    By 20 November 2008

    We have discovered that having a projector to use with the Nintendo Wii doesn’t mean you are less prone to injuring yourself or indeed breaking things just because there’s no TV in the room. In fact, having the MP512 ST projector from BenQ made us...

  • BenQ unveils "versatile" MP723 projector
    Home Cinema

    BenQ unveils "versatile" MP723 projector

    By 16 October 2008

    A versatile all-rounder is how BenQ describes it's MP723 projector. This packs in 3300 ANSI lumens and 6-segment colour wheel, and is claimed to be suitable for uses from the conference room to the classroom. Other tech specs worth a mention include the...

  • BenQ launches MP771 and MP522ST short throw projectors
    Home Cinema

    BenQ launches MP771 and MP522ST short throw projectors

    By 15 October 2008

    BenQ has launched two new projector models designed for small spaces, but big pictures. First up is the MP771 XGA projector which can project a 74-inch picture from a metre away. This delivers 3000 ANSI lumens of brightness, BrilliantColor technology,...

  • BenQ demos MP512ST gaming projector
    Gaming

    BenQ demos MP512ST gaming projector

    By 15 October 2008

    It's styled to look as sleek and shiny as the Nintendo Wii, is compact at 255 x 90 x 214mm, and, most importantly, has a short throw distance. In fact, the MP512ST from BenQ will project a 55-inch or 140-centimetre image from just a metre away, so is...

  • BenQ launches its brightest projectors yet
    Home Cinema

    BenQ launches its brightest projectors yet

    By 15 October 2008

    Using a new configuration with two bulbs, BenQ is promising its brightest projector to date - the SP920. This £3000 (+VAT) XGA monster delivers 6000 ANSI lumens at resolutions of 1024 x 768. Aimed predominantly at business users, this projector is bright...

  • BenQ launches E1050 compact camera
    Cameras

    BenQ launches E1050 compact camera

    By 22 September 2008

    BenQ has added a new camera to its range in the shape of the E1050, claiming it is the world's slimmest 10-megapixel camera. Measuring in at 16.9mm thick, it boasts a 3-inch LCD screen, 3x optical zoom and is capable of taking 16:9 HD pictures at ISO...

  • BenQ to join netbook fray
    Laptops

    BenQ to join netbook fray

    By 12 September 2008

    BenQ, who launched eight new monitors to the UK market this week, is planning to launch an Eee rival, Chinese manufacturing sources are reporting. The Taiwan-based company is planning an entry to the netbook market with the Joybook "Lite" in fourth quarter...

  • BenQ launches 8 new monitors
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    BenQ launches 8 new monitors

    By 11 September 2008

    BenQ has launched a slew of monitors to the UK market. The 24-inch widescreen G2400WD display which boasts dynamic contrast ratio of 4000:1 and 2ms grey-to-grey response time is one such new offering. The 379 euro display features WUXGA resolution (1920...

  • BenQ launches monitor duo
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    BenQ launches monitor duo

    By 20 August 2008

    BenQ has launched a pair of widescreen LDC monitors today - the G2400WT and the G2200WT. The main advantage of the new WT range is that their height from the desk can be adjusted as much as 130mm, which BenQ is claiming is "almost double that of regular...