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Microvision SHOWWX+

MicroVision SHOWWX+ The MicroVision SHOWWX+ is a laser pico Read more

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Overall 8
8.0

MicroVision projector

Bernie J. Sahadi, Amazon
9 January 2014
  • Summary: It works well and is very compact. I can fit the whole kit in a small pelican case. My only issue is that it is not very bright. You need to have a real dark room to enjoy; if you do, it works well.
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Overall 8
7.7
Value for money 6
6.0
Features 6
6.0
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 8
8.0
Reliability 8
8.0
Construction 8
8.0

User Review

Picoguy, Projector Central
19 June 2013
  • Summary: Personal Experience My first impressions were not so great. Image was soft and unit shut down after a few minutes. I then tried streaming video from Youtube in HD quality and this made a big difference. Image is sharp and looks very good up to around 50 inches. You have to set your ipod to never shut down or the projector will turn off. Problems Unit will shut down if it gets to hot!
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Overall 8
8.0

nothing beats laser

TechGeek, Amazon
27 January 2013
  • Summary: Too bad these guys are leaving the projector business. Laser is great because you really don't have to focus between 1 and 12 feet. Now, laser is expensive so there's that and as with every projector I have bought: NO SOFTWARE app to get more use out of it. again, my Go universal app works perfectly on this pico as with all my others. I can't believe every maker isn't bundling this software. So, a good project but pricey.
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Overall 8
8.0

Enhance your projector capability

Projector Geek, Amazon
18 January 2013
  • Summary: This projector is awesome, but when it's connected to an iPhone 4/4S, iPod Touch or an iPad, projection functionality is limited by the video out capability of the app used and Apple. We have just launched an app, Go Universal, on the iTunes store that lets you unleash the power of your projector! Now you can easily project and share Facebook, the World Wide Web, Excel, PowerPoint, and PDF files and more. Check out Go Universal on the iTunes App store!
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Overall 8
8.0

Great for what it is

W. Buck, Amazon
2 December 2012
  • Summary: Works as advertised, great focus. Dim 15 lumens requires a very dark room for larger projection but this is as advertised so expected.
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Overall 8
8.0

compatibility issue

Rez, Amazon
19 November 2012
  • Summary: Like the product, but didn't realize it mainly works with "iProducts" only. I switched from iPhone to Galaxy S-3 and haven't been able to make it work with my new phone. I do hope there is a easy solution for this other than returning it.
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Overall 8
8.0

Got exactly what a ordered and quickly

Joseph B. Bowman, Amazon
17 November 2012
  • Summary: I've been wanting this for several years. When the price was finally right for my budget, I jumped on it! It's pretty flippin cool!
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Overall 8
8.0

SHOWWX+

LP, Amazon
23 February 2012
  • Summary: Pretty happy with this upgraded version. Using this toy mainly for watching streaming video movies from Netflix. Good for up to 40 in. on the wall in semi-dark env. Linked via s-video from laptop to composite video on the projector. Bought an s-video to rca convertor. Pros: -ultra compact -adjustable image size and color -always in focus -no noise Cons: -poor for viewing text (almost can not view any words in MS Word doc from VGA docking to laptop) Looking forward for HD...
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Overall 8
8.0

Amazing technology, but not without its flaws.

T. Hutt, Amazon
23 February 2012
  • Summary: I bought one of these projectors, partly because I wanted to see what the cutting edge technology was like, and partly because I have a room that can easily be made pitch black, and no space for a noisy traditional projector. The pros are obvious. The cons need more explaining: Pros: * Very small * Zero noise (no moving parts) * Always focused * Vivid colours * Cool new technology! Cons: * Laser speckle.
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Overall 8
8.0

First Impressions of my ShowWX

sturocks, Amazon
23 February 2012
  • Summary: My ShowWX review hooked to my iPhone 3GS All video displayed was streaming via YouTube. The packaging is first rate. Excellent presentation. Unpacked my Show, batteries (yes I ordered a second) assorted cables, wrist strap, carry sack and the instructions. As with other electronics, these days, I found the instruction to be OK. I am an experienced tech savvy guy who would still like to see a more robust set of written instructions and suggestions on use, with my devices.
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