There is a choice: how to make theater from a smartphone
Urban residents every summer weekend looking for a way to escape from the concrete jungle to spend a few days in the lap of nature with friends or family. There are many ways to relax at the cottage on Saturday evening, but a favorite way thousands of people can view new movies. Broadband Internet allows you to download movies even outside the city, but to watch a movie the four of us and six of us on one smartphone is extremely inconvenient. How to get out of a situation if no one brought a laptop or tablet? Will cover in the new issue of our digest.
Today we have many ways to expand the review of the standard smartphone and it is first and foremost about the special adapters to connect to the TV. If your mobile device supports MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link), purchase a Converter microUSB to HDMI and enjoy a movie on the proper TV with built-in audio. The only prerequisite is support of HDMI TV, but today this option is provided by most models.
A simple optical system with a magnifying lens and adjustable system the distance between the two stops. At the far end sets the smartphone with any screen size, before it is fixed glass, on which is projected the picture on the screen. Thus, 5-inch image increases to 8.2 inches. Is a simple optical device for easy use anywhere and seamless transportation.
Everyone will agree that there is nothing better than a big bright pictures on the wall. For this purpose a wide range of optical devices. The most affordable representative of these gadgets offers the user to self-collect your projector out of cardboard. There’s nothing complicated – a few parts are fastened together by a simple algorithm and is a mechanical setting of the image sharpness. If you wish, you can even make your design changes – concept of DIY only welcome the bold finds users with technical mind.
Nothing can replace a complete projector, especially if it is possible to take everywhere. Miniature solution in a cubic enclosure with an edge length of 4.5 cm can be carried in a jacket pocket, extracting out at every opportunity. Internally installed LEDs at 30 ANSI lumens. The image on the wall is 70 inches while the optimal diagonal 20 inch 800:1 contrast ratio, resolution – 640×360 pixels. Focus manually, and the data source can be memory card, which has a dedicated slot. The case has a built in speaker power of 1.5 watts. Built-in battery capacity is small – only 1000 mAh. Charge via standard microUSB. This projector is designed to pass the time at work during lunch break or working for short presentations, especially at retreats.
Projector Aun the same large size, but also where a large variety of ports on the back panel. It contains a full USB outputs, slot for memory card, microUSB for power, audio output, IR port for control. You can synchronise the projector with any device by one of wireless protocols: DLAN, Miracast, AirPlay. The brightness of this model is four times bigger than the previous projector, and the contrast of an image and has a somewhat higher resolution: 854×480 pixels. Inside mounted Quad-core processor, 1 GB of RAM and a battery of 2,500 mAh. The optimum distance for projection is from 1 to 3 meters. Aun allows you to watch movies, to read lectures and conduct various presentations during the 2.5 hours from a full battery charge.
Flat pack is appreciated by many people for ease of transport. Projector from Otha has dimensions of 145 x 80 x 16.5 mm, that is approximately how 5,5-inch smartphone with a thick case. The device supports connect a variety of devices, including game consoles. Play, looking at the wall with a large projection much easier than on a small smartphone screen. Specifications issued by the image is quite mediocre, but available 8 or 16 GB of internal memory and an HDMI 1.4 capable of transmitting images with a refresh rate of 60 fps. included is the battery for 5 000 mAh, remote control, and a convenient rack for installation of projector on any surface.
Pocket projector for iPhone 6 and newer. Just install the “Apple” smartphone in a groove and connect via a special cable. Claimed to work with iPod, iPad, MacBook via the adapter cable. Android smartphones can be connected via MHL cable. By the way, the projector can be used as an external battery to recharge the battery other mobile device.
While watching a movie with the company via smartphone is important to take care of the high quality and loud sound. For example, portable Bluetooth speaker from JBL produces surround sound, full bass response, especially important when viewing blockbusters and militants. Declared compatibility with iOS and Android, synchronization is carried out according to the new standard, Bluetooth 4.1. Without recharging column runs 5 hours, so after watching the movie, you can organize a musical party under the open sky.
Column from Xiaomi has a simple design and original volume control – rotating the upper body, you can choose the best sound level. System against vibration eliminates the rattling sound and capacious battery 1,200 mAh provides up to 7 hours of continuous operation. Black and white colors fit perfectly into the interior of a city apartment, office or country house.
Bluedio CS4 less fits the role of portable speakers, but this decision has the stock bass to create a tense atmosphere and surround sound in the room while viewing the film. The body is made of metal, and three drivers create a clear sound with full audiospectrum.
Modern film fans will appreciate such solutions as individual stereovision of cardboard, and simply put – kardbord with two lenses for stereoscopic viewing of the image. Any movie or application can be converted into a new type of content, and many games now run in 3D mode.
Cardboard headset without attachment can be a very uncomfortable and impractical thing, so the market quickly appeared in adaptations of helmets from lightweight plastic with nagolova mount. Inexpensive and very effective solution for viewing movies in 3D.
Full headset virtual reality come complete with control panel not only for movies but also for comfortable gameplay in different titles using the gyroscope in the smartphone. Can be installed inside any smartphone with a screen diagonal of 4 to 6 inches. They are lightweight and don’t press on the neck, which avoids complications such as headaches and discomfort in the neck. For people with changes in visual acuity provided by mechanical regulators for setting the focal length.
Among our readers, many have already managed to try different gadgets in today’s digest. Share your experiences in the comments and recommend your favorite devices for convenient viewing of movies.
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