BenQ archive

  • BenQ's new speakers stream music from your mobile
    Phones

    BenQ's new speakers stream music from your mobile

    By 3 August 2006

    BenQ has quietly launched speakers that stream music from your mobile phone via Bluetooth. It also works with audio devices other than your mobile phone, as long as they’re compatible with a Bluetooth Hands-free A2D-Profile. There's no volume control...

  • BenQ announces stylish new phones
    Phones

    BenQ announces stylish new phones

    By 27 July 2006

    BenQ has decided to announce three new phones at the same time: the SL91, the E71, and the E81. The SL91 is the top-of-the-range slider with a "mysteriously" opaque, smooth surface that reacts to slight pressure to open. BenQ wants it to be an object...

  • BenQ announces availability for HDMI-equipped LCD monitor
    Online

    BenQ announces availability for HDMI-equipped LCD monitor

    By 24 July 2006

    BenQ has announced that its FP241W, the world's first LCD monitor with an HDMI interface and full 1080p HD support, will be available from September in the UK. The monitor features BenQ's Advanced Motion Accelerator as well as a 1000:1 high contrast ratio....

  • BenQ to release one of the first Blu-ray burners, the BW1000
    Online

    BenQ to release one of the first Blu-ray burners, the BW1000

    By 4 July 2006

    BenQ will be amongst the first to release a Blu-ray recorder if its new device comes out on schedule in August. The BW1000, also called the Trio, is able to write to Blu-ray, DVD, and CD formats, and incorporates various technologies, including Precision...

  • BenQ showcases a raft of new HD products
    Online

    BenQ showcases a raft of new HD products

    By 8 June 2006

    BenQ is ensuring that the company is at the forefront of the HD revolution by debuting a host of new products at a technology conference in Taiwan. First up is the BenQ FP241W, which the company claims is the world's first LCD monitor built for high definition....

  • DW1655 16x LightScribe DVD ReWriter review
    Online 4 out of 5

    DW1655 16x LightScribe DVD ReWriter review

    By 12 May 2006

    To be honest with you, we find it very hard to get too excited about a DVD ReWriter, but we’ll do our best. Wow! It’s SolidBurn enabled and features Tilt Control and Walking Optimal Power Control 2, as well as featuring LightScribe printing. Blimey!...

  • CeBIT 2006: BenQ launches four new projectors including wireless C120
    Home Cinema

    CeBIT 2006: BenQ launches four new projectors including wireless C120

    By 11 March 2006

    BenQ today introduced four new models to its projector range; the BenQ SPA SP820/CP120/MP770 and W10000 at CeBIT in Hannover, Germany. Headlining the range is the BenQ CP120, the world's smallest wireless projector. Weighing a just under 3lb or one and...

  • CeBIT 2006: Six more handsets from BenQ Siemens including the E71 and P51
    Phones

    CeBIT 2006: Six more handsets from BenQ Siemens including the E71 and P51

    By 8 March 2006

    BenQ, keeping up with its promise earlier in the year of launching 15-20 handsets by Christmas has announced a further six today at the start of CeBIT in Germany. The new range of handsets include what it is called yet another flagship design - the EL71,...

  • CeBIT 2006: BenQ unveils DC-E600 6 megapixel digital camera
    Cameras

    CeBIT 2006: BenQ unveils DC-E600 6 megapixel digital camera

    By 7 March 2006

    BenQ has expanded its digital camera line-up with a new addition - the BenQ DC E600, featuring 6 megapixels, 3X optical zoom, 3D-Rotating lens with a sliding lens design (which shortens the zoom in and zoom out time), a 2.5 inch LTPS LCD display, Panoramic...

  • CeBIT 2006: BenQ launches host of new products
    Cameras

    CeBIT 2006: BenQ launches host of new products

    By 7 March 2006

    BenQ will reveal a host of new products at CeBIT in Hannover, Germany. The company said that it will use the show to launch the world's smallest wireless projector, the world's smallest 6-megapixel camera and a range of LCD TVs and Monitors. On the TV...

  • 3GSM 2006: BenQ-Siemens launches three new handsets
    Phones

    3GSM 2006: BenQ-Siemens launches three new handsets

    By 13 February 2006

    BenQ-Siemens, following its announcement last month has launched a further three handsets as it continues to fulfil is promise to launch 15 mobile phones in the UK by the end of the year. The three new models include the EF91, the S81 and the EF51. The...

  • Online

    BenQ sees bigger picture with two new monitors

    By 27 January 2006

    BenQ has launched two new LCD monitors - the BenQ FP93G and FP73G. Both monitors feature a super slim bezel design, super picture quality, an ultra-fast 6ms response time, a high contrast ratio of 700:1 and D-Sub/DVI dual input. The new BenQ 17-inch FP73G...

  • BenQ-Siemens EF81 mobile phone - FIRST LOOK review
    Phones 0 out of 5

    BenQ-Siemens EF81 mobile phone - FIRST LOOK review

    By 19 January 2006

    With a new brand, comes three swanky new phones, but can BenQ-Siemens flagship model, the EF81 deliver the goods? We managed to get a first look at the launch of the new handset in Berlin. On first glance, we know what you are thinking, and you’ll be...

  • BenQ Monitor FP71V+ - EXCLUSIVE review
    Online 4.5 out of 5

    BenQ Monitor FP71V+ - EXCLUSIVE review

    By 3 May 2005

    Until recently, I’ve always believed that good graphics performance on the PC has everything to do with the graphics card and the rest of the hardware in your PC and little to do with your monitor. The monitor might allow you to enjoy a bigger picture,...

  • BenQ FP785 review
    Online 3 out of 5

    BenQ FP785 review

    By 28 February 2005

    At what point do manufacturers make the choice between style over substance. With Benq's latest monitor the wonderfully named FP785, the content is there, it's just let down by the packaging. It's a shame, because you can see that the Korean company once...

  • BenQ PE 5120 Digital Projector review
    Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    BenQ PE 5120 Digital Projector review

    By 10 January 2005

    We never knew it, but BenQ is the world's largest manufacturer of DLP projectors. Until recently, it has made projectors for better-known companies like Hewlett Packard. The PE5120 is BenQ's first home cinema projector bearing the company's name. Aimed...

  • BenQ announces the Joybee 720 to challenge iPod Mini at CES
    Audio

    BenQ announces the Joybee 720 to challenge iPod Mini at CES

    By 6 January 2005

    BenQ has announced a new 5Gb hard drive based MP3 player at CES in Las Vegas. The new model, called the Joybee 720 will become the flagship of the range and goes up against the iPod Mini, Rio Carbon and Creative Zen Micro. The unit weights just over 100...

  • BenQ launch five new digital cameras
    Cameras

    BenQ launch five new digital cameras

    By 29 October 2004

    BenQ have launched five new models to its lineup of digital cameras. Features across the new models include touch-screens, large-sized LCD screens and hand-writing function. Top of the range are the C60 and C62 6 megapixel models featuring a 3x optical...

  • BenQ launch the S700 1.3 megapixel camera phone
    Phones

    BenQ launch the S700 1.3 megapixel camera phone

    By 6 October 2004

    BenQ, not content with launching LCD Monitors that look like handbags, digital cameras and laptops have now moved into the mobile phone market. It latest model is called the S700. Not to be confused with the Sony Ericsson model with the same name, the...

  • BenQ launches two new slim-line cameras
    Cameras

    BenQ launches two new slim-line cameras

    By 29 September 2004

    BenQ has expanded its digital camera line-up today with the addition of two new slim-line models. Measuring just 24mm in thick and featuring a 2.5in LCD display on the rear of the camera, the two models will come in a four and five mega pixel versions....

  • BenQ gets fashionable with latest monitor
    Online

    BenQ gets fashionable with latest monitor

    By 28 September 2004

    BenQ has launched a new 17in TFT LCD display that can also double up to look like a handbag when carrying it around. Shown to the general public at the Cavalli catwalk show at the start of the Milan Fashion Week yesterday the FP785 LCD display will come...

  • BenQ launch ultra small Joybee 102R in UK
    Audio

    BenQ launch ultra small Joybee 102R in UK

    By 5 August 2004

    Benq has launched one of the world's smallest MP3 players in the UK today. The Joybee 102R measures just 4.1cm in diameter and 0.8cm thick and weights just 16g. The new player comes in three different memory sizes - 64Mn, 128Mb and 256Mb and is powered...

  • Benq DC C50 digital camera review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Benq DC C50 digital camera review

    By 2 March 2004

    Acer spinoff Benq is a relative newcomer to the digital camera market, yet that still hasn’t stopped it creating a five mega pixel digicam in a stylish casing. However looks aren’t everything. Designed with a chunky retro style the Benq camera has...

  • Benq launch 12.1-inch high definition wide screen notebook
    Laptops

    Benq launch 12.1-inch high definition wide screen notebook

    By 20 February 2004

    Benq has announced the launch of the world's first 12.1 (1280 X 800 resolution) wide screen PC notebook - the BenQ Joybook 6000. Small, compact, lightweight the unit is capable of providing 8 hours Battery Life (with a second battery); has Bluetooth and...

  • Benq launch all-in-one digital camera, MP3 player, FM radio and digital camcorder
    Cameras

    Benq launch all-in-one digital camera, MP3 player, FM radio and digital camcorder

    By 2 February 2004

    PRESS RELEASE: BenQ proudly announces the BenQ DC S30. The BenQ DC S30 is one of the first in its class to combine the ability to take photographs, play music, record voice memos, and shoot continuous amount of video - making it an all-in-one personal...