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  • Why Choose a 4K Projector Screen?

    Posted on: June 13, 2023
    Is a 4K projector screen that different from a standard screen? Simply put – Yes! This difference is all about texture and how this impacts on the quality of the final image. When viewed under a microscope (see image), a standard matte white, non-tensioned projection screen surface has imperfections in the physical structure. You can […]
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  • How To Connect An iPad To A Projector

    Posted on: May 22, 2023
    It’s a fact that connecting an iPad to a projector can be impressive, not to mention the useful functionality in the office. More and more companies are realising the benefits of using visual aids to improve meetings and collaboration potential and more companies are adopting bring your own device policies too. These two facts have led to […]
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  • How to use a projector outside during the day

    Posted on: May 22, 2023
    Projectors are versatile tools that can be used indoors or outdoors, depending on your needs. There are many aspects to consider when you think of using a projector outside during the day, such as the ANSI lumens rating of your projector, the weather forecast, the location where you intend to use the device, and more. […]
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  • Screen vs Wall: The True Value of Projector Screens

    Posted on: May 16, 2023
    By the time you’ve put in the time, effort and money of buying a decent projector, it can be ask if it’s really worth going through all the research and making the extra spend to buy a projector screen as well. After all – a screen is a flat, white background – how different can […]
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    Types of laser projectors

    Posted on: May 16, 2023
    More and more projectors are entering the market using lamp-free light sources. These types of projectors are known as solid-state light sources, SSL, or just Laser Projectors. SSL or laser projectors are light-producing systems made up of either LED devices or Laser. So what does this mean? Well, laser projectors are projectors with light-producing systems […]
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Projectorpoint Types of Touchscreens

Different types of Touchscreens

Posted on: May 16, 2023
The method of sensing touch can vary according to the manufacturer and the technology they adopt, the main ones being Infrared (most widely used), Optical (camera based), Resistive and capacitive. Without going into too much detail they work as follows: Infrared An infrared touchscreen uses an array of X-Y infrared LED and photodetector pairs around […]
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4K UHD Projector Screens

Posted on: May 16, 2023
In addition to our range of standard projector screens, here at ProjectorPoint we advise on, supply and if required install high-performance screens tailor-made for HD and 4K UHD content. Whether you need a custom screen size with extended black drops, acoustically transparent screen material, or even a custom colour choice for the screen casing finish, […]
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How to change lamp or filter in your projector from Prpjectorpoint

Advice guide – How To Guides

Posted on: May 16, 2023
Ever wondered how to replace the lamp in your projector or perhaps clean it’s filter? Or maybe you want to connect your projector to your Windows or Apple MAC laptop but were not sure how to do it? Below we have put together a few simple how to guide’s which contain a straightforward step-by-step process. […]
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Advice guide on projector manufacturers

Posted on: May 16, 2023
Not everyone’s familiar with all of the projector, large format displays or interactive touchscreen manufacturers available. You might know some of them for making televisions and other home appliances, but not know how good they are at making projectors or interactive touchscreens. For this reason, we’ve put together a quick low-down on how we see […]
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Advice guide on projector warranty

Posted on: May 16, 2023
Not all manufacturers offer the same kind of warranty. Before you buy, you may want to check what type of warranty your projector comes with and whether it can be extended. There are three basic types: You may also like… Explainer – Projector Brightness Advice Guide – Laser Projectors Blog – Laser Projectors – Are […]
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Projector Lamp Guide from Projectorpoint

Advice guide on projector lamps

Posted on: May 16, 2023
If you think the cost of a projector lamp is comparable to a standard 60-watt lightbulb, think again. Projector lamps are relatively expensive, ranging from £100 for low lumen projectors, to over £450 for high lumen projectors. The average projector lamp cost is £150. There are good reasons that the price is what it is. […]
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Advice guide for cables and connections

Posted on: May 16, 2023
Buying a projector can be a tricky process, which involves wrapping your head around more than a handful of complicated acronyms and tech terms. Even once you’ve bought the projector itself, the challenge continues as you look at how to connect it up to the various input devices in your home cinema system. This isn’t […]
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3D projection

Posted on: May 16, 2023
3D viewing is the process of delivering alternative images to each eye and thereby convincing the human brain it is seeing objects from an additional, third perspective. 3D content may be simple images or a series of images, animated movies or the latest Hollywood productions. The reality of the experience depends as much about the […]
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1080p resolution

Posted on: May 16, 2023
Just what is HDTV or High Definition Television and what does it mean to us? This guide will hopefully answer the question and help you through the maze of terminology that surrounds HDTV What is HDTV? The Analogue transmission standard has served us well since the early days of BBC colour transmissions but the current […]
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Projectorpoint Explainer - What is 4K

4K Ultra High Definition

Posted on: May 16, 2023
4K Ultra High Definition (4K UHD) is a revolution in resolution. It has delivered a quantum leap forward in picture quality when it comes to video projection. But what is 4K and is it really as good as it’s cracked up to be? This guide explains the key benefits of 4K UHD and what to […]
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Projectorpoint Explainer - Light source technologies

The Benefits Of Laser Projectors

Posted on: May 15, 2023
More and more projectors are entering the market using lamp-free light sources. These types of projectors are known as solid-state light sources, SSL, or just Laser Projectors. SSL or laser projectors are light-producing systems made up of either LED devices or Laser So what does this mean? Well, laser projectors are projectors with light-producing systems […]
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Pico Projectors

Posted on: May 15, 2023
Pico projectors give you the freedom to give presentations whenever and wherever you like. Pico projectors (or LED projectors as they are sometimes referred to) are pocket-sized and small enough to fit into the palm of your hand with the vast majority of them weighing less than 800g/0.80Kg which is approximately 3 times less than […]
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