All About Multimedia Projectors And Why They Are a Great Buy

By XGIMI Tech - 2022-09

Stepping Into the World of Multimedia Projectors

Projectors have moved on from the early days, with innovations and powerful features/technology adding flexibility and multipurpose use. Multimedia projectors support a variety of external devices, allowing you to connect smartphones, laptops, gaming consoles, etc., wired or wireless connections, with WiFi and Bluetooth compatibility for flexibility in streaming content.

They can also produce stunning visuals visible during the day or at night. Multimedia projectors are of different sizes, and they meet unique needs, supporting technology that makes them easy to set up and use.

This article will explore the concept of multimedia projectors and the different types, why you should consider buying a multimedia projector, and recommend XGIMI smart projectors with multimedia support. 

What is a Multimedia Projector?

As their name suggests, multimedia projectors allow you to connect to various external devices like DVD players, computers, or laptops and support WiFi and Bluetooth for wireless streaming and screen mirroring to display various content.

Types of Multimedia Projectors

Multimedia projectors are flexible, and their multi-purpose use makes them perfect for several settings, whether outdoors, in the home, in offices, auditoriums, etc. To this end, here are the different types of multimedia projectors:

  • Ultralight Multimedia Projectors (Portability): This class of multimedia projectors weighs far less than their counterparts without sacrificing quality. They have a compact build and are designed to fit easily in backpacks for traveling. If you need to arrange business presentations, go on camping movie nights, or prefer a lighter version of the average projector, ultralights are the go-to option. 
  • Conference Room Projectors: This class is slightly heavier than ultralight projectors. They have powerful imaging and sound features, which make them perfect for board meetings or business conferences. 
  • Home Projectors: Bigger than ultralight and conference room projectors, home projectors have a classy and compact look and are easy to move around within the home. They also pack great brightness, resolution, and multimedia features that make them perfect for all kinds of content, like 3D movies, video gaming, TV shows, music, etc. 
  • Fixed Multimedia Projectors (Laser Projectors, Auditoriums): This class of multimedia projectors is perfect for settings that do not require them to move around, like church auditoriums, cinemas, etc., and are permanently mounted to a wall or ceiling. Some fixed installation laser projectors are expensive and powerful, with features like high brightness, resolution, sound, and sometimes, ultra short throw technology.
Bigger than ultralight and conference room projectors, home projectors have a classy and compact look and are easy to move around within the home. They also pack great brightness, resolution, and multimedia features that make them perfect for all kinds of content, like 3D movies, video gaming, TV shows, music, etc.

Why You Need to Consider Buying a Multimedia Projector

Multimedia projectors are different from their traditional counterparts—they are more flexible and powerful. Depending on your unique needs, here are the benefits of buying a multimedia projector:

  • Compatibility
    Multimedia projectors are compatible with several external devices, including smartphones, gaming consoles, TV sticks, laptops, flash drives, hard drives, etc. Some multimedia projectors have WiFi compatibility for you to download your preferred content into the projector and stream it without connecting to an external device.
  • Visibility
    Multimedia projectors are powered by powerful laser, LED, or lamp light sources, capable of producing bright and visible displays. Projectors with 800–2000+ ANSI lumens can produce clear displays, with higher ANSI lumens (2000+) capable of delivering beaming-bright displays, even during the day with wide-open curtains. Ultralight (portable) projectors may be less bright than their conference room and laser counterparts, as they usually come with lesser ANSI lumens. 
  • Size
    Multimedia projectors depart from the one-size-fits-all regime of traditional projectors, and you can find whatever size fits your needs. Ultralight projectors are small, compact, and lightweight (usually a few pounds) – great for traveling. Fixed installation projectors are also available.
  • Convenience
    New-age multimedia projectors are designed to be used hassle-free, with the users' convenience considered. Some have automated technology like auto focus and intelligent screen alignment that make setup easier, emit less noise, and are easy to move around, as they are smaller than earlier generations of projectors. 

XGIMI Multimedia Projectors For You

XGIMI AURA (4K Ultra Short Throw Laser Projector)

XGIMI AURA is a powerful ultra short throw laser projector for home, office, and indoor use. 

  • Chromecast Built-in: Powers screen-casting of laptops and smartphones to watch your favorite content. 
  • Multiple Ports: 3x HDMI 2.0, 3x USB 2.0, 1x LAN, and 1x Headphone (3.5mm) support multimedia options. 
  • Android TV™: Provides 5000+ apps, including HBO Max and Hulu, and supports Bluetooth 5.0/WiFi compatibility for wireless entertainment.
  • 4K UHD/2400 ANSI Lumens: Watch your favorite content in bright, crystal-clear visuals for a wholesome viewing experience. 
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XGIMI Horizon Pro (4K Home Projector)

XGIMI HORIZON Pro is a top-notch home projector, great for living rooms, bedrooms, and home cinema settings. 

  • Multiple Ports: 2x HDMI 2.0, 2x USB 2.0, 1x LAN, and 1x Headphone (3.5mm). 
  • Supports Chromecast Built-in.
  • Android TV™: Puts Disney+ and 5000+ apps within your reach for entertainment.
  • Supports Bluetooth 5.0/WiFi Compatibility.
  • 4K UHD/2200 ANSI Lumens: Enjoy your favorite content in crystal-clear and bright visuals at any time of the day. 
  • Intelligent Screen Alignment (ISA) Technology: Streamlines ease of use and setup with auto focus, auto keystone correction, intelligent screen alignment, and obstacle avoidance.
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XGIMI Halo+ (1080p FHD Portable Projector)

XGIMI Halo+ is a smart portable projector, perfect for camping trips, movie nights in the backyard, cooking lessons in the kitchen, watching fitness exercises in the gym, etc. 

  • Multiple Ports: 2x HDMI 2.0, 2x USB 2.0, 1x LAN, and 1x Headphone (3.5mm).
  • Bluetooth/WiFi Compatibility 
  • Built-in Battery: Provides about 2.5 hours of video or 5 hours of music on a single charge for you to use on the go.
  • Intelligent Screen Adaption (ISA) Technology: Auto focus, intelligent screen alignment, auto keystone correction, and obstacle avoidance simplify usability and setup tremendously. 
  • Android TV™: Enjoy entertainment from 5000+ apps like HBO Max. 
  • Chromecast Built-in
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Multimedia Projectors Can be Your Ideal Entertainment Companion

If you are looking for flexibility, portable or fixed options, convenience, and powerful video delivery, you should consider buying a multimedia projector. They come in different sizes and allow you to connect various devices for streaming. 

XGIMI AURA, HORIZON Pro, and Halo+ are powerful multimedia projectors that come with multiple ports for connecting external devices, built-in entertainment options, WiFi, and Bluetooth compatibility that makes them great options for home, office, or outdoor use. 

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