Introducing the Epson Moverio BT-100, a revolutionary mobile entertainment viewer powered by Android™, it lets you experience larger than life movie, images and more with crystal clarity.
The Epson Moverio BT-100 comprises of a headset that uses groundbreaking micro-projection technology and an Android-powered media player and controller. The device allows users to view streaming video, experience 3D content (in side-by-side format) and enjoy downloaded digital content on a large virtual 320-inch perceived screen projected from 20 meters away.
Featuring built-in 802.11n wireless connectivity and nearly six hours of rechargeable battery life, the device offers an innovative, portable way to interact with content from virtually any location. Users can also easily access downloaded content via the device’s microSDHC card slot (4GB card included) and built-in 1GB of internal storage, even without wireless network access.
“Like pioneering personal entertainment products such as the Sony® Walkman* or Apple® iPod*, the Epson Moverio BT-100 see-through mobile viewer is poised to significantly change the way people consume, and even interact with content for personal enjoyment. One day, we believe such viewers will be common; and we’re proud to be one of the pioneers” said Mr. Ng Ngee Khiang, General Manager, Epson Singapore.
“It will also provide a new way for the service industry to add value to their products. So we intend to market its unique capability to schools, aviation and the travel industry, as well as high-end service providers such as nail parlours or private dental clinics; to give their customers a tailor-made entertainment experience.”
Enhanced Mobility and New Content Interaction
The Epson Moverio BT-100 leverages Epson’s leadership in LCD technology and visual imaging to project a 320-inch perceived “floating” display 20 meters away from the user, for web browsing, playing games, watching videos and interacting with content privately, while still allowing the user to experience and see the real world, thanks to its see-through ability.
Using the Epson Moverio’s Android-powered media player and controller with wireless connectivity, users can watch streaming video from sites such as YouTube or Vimeo, surf the Internet, and interact with apps and downloaded content from any hotspot. Additional features of the Android-powered media player and controller include:
- Excellent Mobility :
Rechargeable battery offers nearly six hours of battery life
- Removable Memory :
Built-in card slot supports up to 32GB microSDHC cards
- Download and Go :
Transfer content, games and apps to the included 4GB microSDHC card or internal 1GB of user storage on the controller
- Adobe Flash 11 Support :
Stream videos from popular television websites featuring Flash 11 content and content rich Flash-enabled websites
- Big Sound :
Dolby Mobile surround sound delivered to personal earphones or Moverio’s detachable earphones (included in-box)
- Innovative Navigation :
Touch-enabled track pad and navigational buttons enable easy interaction of content
- Immersive 3D :
Enjoy side-by-side 3D formatted content like never before
Pricing and Availability
The Epson Moverio BT-100 will be available in Singapore from 23rd July 2012 exclusively at selected Best Denki outlets at the recommended retail price (RRP) of S$999.00.
Customers who wish to pre-order the Moverio can do so at the following Best Denki outlets from 9th – 22th July 2012 and enjoy a free 16GB Micro SD card (worth $18) and a pair of CX215 Sennheiser earphones (worth $68.90).
* Promotion valid for pre-order sets only.
- Compass Point – 1 Sengkang Square, #03-26, Compass Point
- Jurong IMM – 2 Jurong East Street 21, #02-01/07, IMM Building
- Ngee Ann City – 391 Orchard Road, #05-01/05, Ngee Ann City Podium
- Parkway Parade – 80 Marine Parade Road, #02-33, Parkway Parade Complex
- VivoCity – 1 HarbourFront Walk, #02-07, VivoCity
Epson is a global imaging and innovation leader that is dedicated to exceeding the vision of customers worldwide through its compact, energy-saving, high-precision technologies, with a product lineup ranging from printers and 3LCD projectors for business and the home, to electronic and crystal devices.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises nearly 75,000 employees in 100 companies around the world, and is proud of its ongoing contributions to the global environment and the communities in which it operates. global.epson.com
About Epson South Asia & Southeast Asia
Since 1982, Epson has developed a strong presence across major markets in South and Southeast Asia. Led by the regional headquarters, Epson Singapore Pte Ltd., Epson South and Southeast Asia spans an extensive network of 18 countries, and is responsible for delivering and supporting Epson’s cutting-edge consumer and business digital imaging products to the customers of these markets through its comprehensive infrastructure of over 400 service outlets, 4 Epson solution centres, and 8 manufacturing facilities. www.epson.com.sg
About Epson Singapore
Epson is the world’s leader in digital imaging solutions. The company’s Singapore operation is also the Regional Headquarters of Seiko Epson Corporation. The company markets and supports Epson printers, scanners, projectors, electronic devices including liquid crystal displays, semiconductors and system devices in South East and South Asia. For more details, please visit www.epson.com.sg
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