Projector maker MicroVision introduced the next generation of their laser MOEMS optical engine, the PicoP Gen 2 HD. The new engine will produce 15 lumens at 720p (1,280 x 720) resolution with 25,000:1 contrast ratio. Display of 3D images and video will be supported by MicroVision’s PicoMagic technology, which also enables touch interactive display. In addition, MicroVision announced an agreement with mobile speaker maker WOWee One to co-market existing MicroVision products and collaborate on the development of new products blending the technology of each company.
Microvision is one of the only companies currently marketing Laser/MOEMS based projectors – technology Pacific Media Associates is closely following with their Pico Projector market analysis activities.