Pico Projectors Long Island City NY

Is a projector in hand worth one in ceiling? That's one question facing pico projectors, a new breed of projectors designed for a variety of handheld applications, including cell phones aimed at the enterprise market in Long Island City.

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(212) 308-8069
4840 38th Street
Long Island City, NY
 
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(718) 626-7585
5001 NORTHERN BLVD
Long Island City, NY
 
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(718) 433-4434
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(212) 725-8778
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(718) 729-2111
36-16 29th Street
Long Island City, NY
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Audio Video Crafts, Inc. ~Founding Member~
(718) 706-8300
9-09 44th Avenue
Long Island City, NY
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Audio / Video, Home Automation / Systems Integration / Home Networking, Home Theater, Lighting Control, Motorized Window Treatments / Home Theater Curtains

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(718) 706-8300
9-09 44 Ave. Audio Video Crafts
Long Island Cit, NY
 
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(718) 706-8300
909 44th Ave
Long Island City, NY
 
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(212) 808-0309
529 5TH AVE
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(212) 249-4104
238 East 75Th Street
New York, NY
 

Pico Projectors

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Source: PRO AV Magazine
Publication date: January 1, 2008

By Tim Kridel

IS A PROJECTOR IN HAND WORTH ONE IN ceiling? That's one question facing pico projectors, a new breed of projectors designed for a variety of handheld applications, including cell phones aimed at the enterprise market.

As the name implies, pico projectors are small: tiny enough to be built into a cell phone or plugged into a laptop like a USB dongle, depending on the design a manufacturer believes there's a market for. Backed by major semiconductor vendors such as Texas Instruments (TI), pico projectors bear watching by AV pros because they could affect the market for other types of projectors, including portable units and fixed projectors mounted in places such as conference rooms.

Currently, pico projectors are available only as prototypes, but several companies recently have committed to building them. One is Foxconn, a Taiwan manufacturer that builds cell phones for well-known brands such as Apple, Motorola, Nokia, and Sony Ericsson.

In October 2007, TI announced that Foxconn would begin manufacturing pico projection products based on TI's Digital Light Processing (DLP) technology. Foxconn didn't respond to interview requests.

TI, for its part, believes that there are plenty of opportunities. “I think it would be positioned at consumers, as well as enterprises,” says Frank Moizio, manager of the emerging markets business for TI's DLP Front Projection business unit.

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