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Optoma PK301
6.4 out of 10

Optoma PK301

Optoma PK301 The Optoma PK301 is a pico projector that Read more

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Projection Type
Native WVGA (854 x 480)
Maximum Resolution
WXGA (1280 x 800) through VGA adapter; HD (1080i) through HDMI
50 ANSI lumens Bright mode (with AC power adapter or optional extended power battery pack); 20 ANSI lumens STD mode
Contrast Ratio
2000:1 (Full On/Full Off)
Light Source
LED (RGB); Estimated life of over 20,000 hours
Throw Ratio
1.8:1 (Distance/Width)
Projection Distance
8” to 189”
Image Size (Diagonal)
5” to 120” (16:9 native)
Aspect Ratio
16:9 native; 4:3 compatible
Battery (Standard)
Li-ion Rechargeable (3.7V, 1410mAh)
Battery Life (Standard)
Up to 1 hour in 20 lumen mode (standard); Over 5 hours (optional extended power battery pack)
Displayable Colors
100% NTSC Color Gamut
One 0.5-Watt Speaker, Headphone-Out
Computer Compatibility
WXGA, XGA, SVGA, VGA, VESA, PC and Macintosh Compatible with included VGA adapter
Video Input Compatibility
NTSC, PAL, SDTV (480i), EDTV (480p), HDTV (720p, 1080i)
28 MB internal; microSD slot supports up to 16 GB SDHC
Video File Compatibility
AVI, MOV, MP4, 3GP (Common video formats are converted using Optoma Pico Video Encoder*)
Image File Compatibility
JPEG, BMP (PowerPoint files are converted using Optoma Pico Video Encoder*)
I/O Connectors
24-pin Universal Port, 2.5mm jack AV Input (Composite Video and Stereo Audio-In), Micro USB, Mini HDMI, microSD socket, 3.5 mm Audio-Out jack, DC Input jack
8 oz (227g) with standard battery
Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.7” x 1.2” x 2.7”; (120.1 x 29.7 x 69.8mm)
1 Year Limited Parts and Labor, 90 Days on Battery
Standard Accessories
Power Adapter, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery, Male USB Cable, Standard A/V Cable (RCA to Mini-Jack), Universal to VGA Cable, Bag
Optional Accessories
iPod Kit with A/V Connector, Universal to Component Cable, Universal to Female USB Cable, Additional Standard Battery, Extended Power Battery Pack, Mini HDMI to HDMI Cable,Remote Control
Extended power battery pack
iPod kit – share the fun from iPods and iPhones
Female USB adapter – project images and videos from USB flash drives
Component video – for higher quality video and gaming
Mini HDMI cable
Release Date
First seen
7 January 2010