Relaxing Activities That Help You Reduce Stress

By XGIMI Tech - 2022-09

Why You Need to Let Off Steam

Pressure and stress from work, school, and daily living can take a significant physical and mental toll on people, which means taking time to relax and clear your head is vital for your general wellbeing.

Watching movies in your living room, taking art classes, or getting a massage are great ways to wind down, helping you relax after work and keep stress levels low. If your favorite stress-reducing activity has anything to do with movies, smart projectors are a perfect fit for the occasion as you can wind down with your favorite movie or TV show after a stressful day without much fuss.

This article will explore stress-reducing activities, help you discover how smart projectors enhance your movie experience when you need to relax, and recommend choosing XGIMI smart projectors for their outstanding features. 

Engaging Recreational Activities to Reduce Stress

If you need relief from stress, here are a few things you should consider doing:

Draw or Take an Art Class
Drawing, painting, or taking an art class are great ways to let off steam, stretch your mind and body, and engage your emotions. When your mind is fixed on something new, the creative demand will help release the pent-up energy. 

Play Board Games
When you play board games like chess, checkers, or Scrabble with family or friends, it releases the body's 'feel-good' hormones that help you feel cheerful and relaxed, reducing whatever stress you feel. 

Gardening
Some people feel less stressed when they spend time around plants. Gardening can help you relax. As you focus on caring for the plants, you experience reduced negative feelings and feel better while at it. 

Exercising
Physical and mental exercises like yoga, jogging, or playing sports contribute to releasing your body's 'happy' hormones, which help reduce stress. When you develop the habit of exercising, it also helps improve your well-being. 

Enjoy Your Favorite Movie or Show on a Large Screen
Watching your favorite movies or TV shows can help reduce stress levels and anxiety by releasing hormones into your brain. A captivating fantasy like The Lord of the Rings or Kevin Hart's humor in Jumanji: The Next Level on a large 150" screen courtesy of a smart home projector will keep your mind engaged and free of worries. 

Keep a Daily Journal
When you cultivate the habit of penning your thoughts and feelings to understand them better by keeping a daily journal, you can release all the negative feelings and relieve mental stress.

Go on a Camping/Nature Trip
Outdoor exploration trips like camping can help make you feel one with nature, putting your mind and body at ease and cheering you up. You can relax with your favorite movies via a smart portable projector while camping and have a good time.

Get a Massage
Getting a massage is an effective way to reduce physical stress. During a massage, your heart rate lowers, your muscles relax, and you can heave a sigh of relief (literally) at the end. 

Spend Time With Loved Ones
Time spent with loved ones, face to face, is usually filled with priceless moments that can help lift you emotionally and mentally. Your loved ones lift your spirit with jokes, reminiscing happy and funny moments from childhood, providing emotional support, and reducing depression, anxiety, and other mental stresses.

Listen to Your Favorite Music
Fast, upbeat, or slow music can energize or quiet your mind, relax your muscles, lift your spirit, and soothe you while reducing whatever stress you feel. Your favorite music provides excellent stress relief and puts you in a better mood.

Fast, upbeat, or slow music can energize or quiet your mind, relax your muscles, lift your spirit, and soothe you while reducing whatever stress you feel. Your favorite music provides excellent stress relief and puts you in a better mood.

How Smart Projectors Light Up Your Favorite Stress-Relieving Activity

Watching movies indoors or while camping can help reduce stress, and here's how smart projectors enhance the movie experience:

Portability
Most smart projectors have a compact shape and are lightweight, making them easy to move from room to room and carry along when going on a weekend getaway to relax. Some outdoor projectors come with built-in batteries that provide sufficient power for a movie during a party in your backyard with loved ones, saving you the stress of connecting wires to power sources.

Large Screen
It is easier to relax when you do not need to strain while watching your favorite movies or practicing yoga and fitness exercises. You can follow guides on the big screen easily, as the images are large and well-detailed. Most smart projectors can deliver larger screens than TVs and are easier to move around.

Built-in Speakers
Excellent sound is a plus for a relaxing movie experience, and some smart projectors have professional built-in speakers that produce high-fidelity surround sound and save you the cost of external speakers plus the time needed to connect wires and equipment. When relaxing with your favorite music, smart projectors can make it truly worth the while. 

Automated Setup Technology
With automated technology like auto focus and auto keystone correction, certain smart projectors can provide an optimized display within seconds and streamline setup immensely. With these automated features, you no longer need to stress over wires, setting up the screen, or any other preparatory activity – all you do is sit back and enjoy your favorite content. 

Resolution/Brightness
Resolutions of 1080p and 4K and over 800 ANSI lumens brightness can make your movie experience truly stunning. With these, some smart projectors can deliver breathtaking image quality at any time of the day.

XGIMI Smart Projectors Can Enhance Stress-Reducing Activities

XGIMI AURA (4K Ultra Short Throw Laser Projecto)

The XGIMI AURA laser projector is perfect for indoor use, giving you powerful visuals on a large screen and saving space. AURA enhances your favorite movies, online art classes, and yoga sessions, and you can also stream your favorite music.

  • 4K UHD/2400 ANSI Lumens: Enjoy a bright and crystal-clear display when relaxing with your favorite movies or TV shows.
  • Ultra Short Throw Technology (UST): Get a 120” screen just 11.7” away from any wall for a stress-free setup without the trouble of enduring throw distance calculations. 
  • Harman Kardon Sound: Four 15W built-in speakers supply professional HiFi sound for an engaging movie experience.
  • Supports Chromecast Built-in and Bluetooth 5.0/WiFi compatibiliy. 
  • Android TV™: Enjoy streaming your favorite content with 5000+ apps from Google Play, including YouTube and Disney+, for wholesome and soothing entertainment.
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XGIMI Elfin (1080p Home Projector)

XGIMI Elfin brings a classy feel to your home. It is great for watching your favorite movies with family and friends, streaming music, fitness or dance sessions, and other stress-reducing activities.

  • 1080p FHD resolution/800 ANSI Lumens: Crystal-clear and beaming-bright visuals ensure you enjoy a wholesome experience when watching your favorite stress-relieving movies and TV shows. 
  • Max 200-inch Screen: The large screen immerses you in your favorite content for a truly relaxing adventure. 
  • X-VUE 2.0 Image Engine: Enjoy lifelike and enriched colors and a truly relaxing experience when watching your favorite movies anywhere in the home. 
  • Intelligent Screen Adaption (ISA) Technology: Automated technology like auto focus, intelligent screen alignment, obstacle avoidance, and auto keystone correction help streamline the setup process, making it swift and guaranteeing stress-free use.
  • Multiple Ports: 1x HDMI 2.0, 1x USB 2.0, and 1x Headphone (3.5mm) let you connect external devices, e.g., TV sticks, to diversify the content you enjoy while relaxing.
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XGIMI Halo+ (1080p FHD portable projector)

XGIMI Halo+ is your ideal projector for camping or backyard movie nights with loved ones, exercising anywhere in the home, watching a cooking guide in the kitchen, outdoor karaoke parties, and other activities that help you let off steam. 

  • Built-in Battery: You can enjoy about 2.5 hours of video and five hours of music on a single charge for an uninterrupted experience wherever you are and whatever the activity. 
  • 1080p Resolution/900 ANSI Lumens: Enjoy bright and crystal-clear images that keep you glued to the screen wherever you are – in the backyard on a starry night or sitting around a campfire in the woods. 
  • Harman Kardon Sound:  Dual 8W built-in speakers supply HiFi surround sound that immerses you in action and ensures you do not need external speakers outdoors.  
  • Intelligent Screen Adaption (ISA) Technology:  Auto focus, auto keystone correction, intelligent screen alignment, and obstacle avoidance contribute immensely to the incredible ease of use and setup, ensuring a stress-free viewing experience anywhere.
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Relieve Stress and Have Fun With Stress-Reducing Activities

Activities like a massage, keeping a daily journal, and enjoying a great movie can help you wind down and reduce stress. Watching movies with smart projectors can enhance your viewing experience to make it truly relaxing, wherever you are. 

With smart home projectors like XGIMI AURA and Elfin and portable projectors like XGIMI Halo+, you can enjoy the immersive sound, lifelike displays, a large screen, and automated technology for a truly relaxing movie experience. 

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