Pico Genie M550 Plus 2.0 (Resell)
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Pico Genie M550 Plus 2.0 (Resell)

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£528.00 £599.99

The new Pico Genie M550 Plus 2.0 ultra-portable projector is the ultimate all-round portable projector capable of viewing in normal light conditions with 3900 lumens (650 ansi lumens).

The new upgraded model is now smaller, lighter and faster with updated Android OS and extra connectivity including Bluetooth 4 and Ethernet.

It offers low noise, auto focus, auto keystone, 2D to 3D conversion and includes accessories such as a tripod and a high performance carry case.

Unique Advantages of M550 Plus 2.0: 

  • Android operating system (Android 6)
  • No drop-in brightness on battery power
  • Low Noise / Ultra silent (22 dB)
  • Auto Focus & Manual Focus (focus buttons on side of the projector)
  • Case / Bag (high performance durable carry case for projector and its accessories)
  • Tripod included
  • Smaller & Lightweight 650g
  • Power on and off using timer and re-start and auto shutdown automatically
  • Responsive remote (with a cursor feature)
  • Touch controls on the unit itself
  • Kickstand Built-in
  • RJ45 Ethernet Port
  • EU & UK plugs both included
  • Apps more easily accessible (no need to sign in to google)
  • Aptoide TV & Google Play store installed (aptoide tv is similar to Amazon firestick / smart tv)
  • Speaker mode (to listen to music etc from phone via Bluetooth)
  • Easily change the aspect ratio from the remote
  • 3D options including converting your movies from 2D to 3D
  • Built-in battery up to 3 hours 

 Other Features:

  • Auto keystone correction
  • Kensington lock
  • Regular tripod thread
  • 3900 lumens (650 ansi lumens brightness)
  • HDMI cable
  • Android and IOS screen mirroring
  • Shorter throw
  • Bluetooth 4.0 / USB 2.0 / SD Card connectivity
  • x1 USB 3.0 / x1 USB 2.0
  • Powerbank charge your iPhone/Android device via the projector

Image Quality

This mini projector offers excellent high definition image quality at an impressive 3900 marketing lumens (650 ANSI lumens). With one of the highest brightness levels for a battery powered portable projector there are no issues viewing this model in the lounge or boardroom during the day.

The projector's lens is also shorter throw than the average LED projector allowing much larger images (up to 150”) closer to the wall. Perfect if you are limited on space.

Alternatively, its lens can also project smaller images which can be ideal for digital signage or artwork.

Low Fan Noise / Excellent Speakers

For a portable projector, the M550 offers surprisingly good internal speakers plus the ability to link wirelessly to Bluetooth speakers, headphones / earphones.

Another impressive feature is the ultra-silent low fan noise at only 22dB its one of the quietest on the market.

Battery / Auto Power On Features

This pico projector has a built-in battery lasting up to 3 hours which can also be used on mains power. Noticeably the brightness does not drop when switching from mains power to battery power.

The M550 Plus 2.0 now features power time control, allowing it to power on, re-start or shut down automatically with a timer so its ideal for shows, signage, artwork, digital picture frames and much more.

Connectivity is extensive including x2 3.0 / 2.0 USB, Micro SD, HDMI, Ethernet, AV, wireless audio to connect external audio speakers. You can also connect a wireless or wired keyboard/mouse.

This handheld projector also includes Android 6.0 (note it still works perfectly with IOS and Apple products).

Wireless screen mirroring is also available via Apple, Android and Windows Smartphones.

Use the projectors built-in touchpad to easily control the projector or surf the net via the Android Interface (see specification for more details).

You can also use the UShare app to wirelessly control this mini projector directly from your Smartphone.

Watch 2D Movies in 3D

Project in 3D via multiple viewing options (3D Glasses not supplied). You can also convert your movies from 2D to 3D using the onboard processing system.

Overall

Ultimately the new M550 Plus 2.0 mini LED projector offers everything you could ever need in one small portable device providing great image quality with a huge spec at a great price!

Ready to be used with a variety of devices, including:

- Digital cameras/GoPro
- Laptops (wired or wireless for pictures, videos, MP3)
- Smartphones
- e-Tablets such as iPads (full screen mirroring)

 What's in the box?

- x1 Pico Genie M550 Plus 2.0 projector
- x1 Mains power supply
- x1 Remote control - AAA batteries not included (use phone as a remote with Ushare app)
- x1 HDMI cable 
- x1 Tripod
- x1 User Manual 
- x1 UK / EU plug
- x1 Protective projector case

Processor: Quad core Cortex-A7 1.2G
GPU: 
Mail 450 MP2
OS: 
Android 6.0
RAM: 
2GB
Memory (ROM): 
16GB

Throw Ratio: 1.2 : 1

DISTANCE FROM WALL WIDTH (IMAGE) HEIGHT (IMAGE) DIAGONAL (IMAGE)
CM INCH CM INCH CM INCH CM INCH
30 12 25 10 14 6 28 11
50 20 42 16 26 10 49 19
100 39 82 32 52 20 97 38
125 49 102 40 64 25 120 47
150 59 122 48 76 30 144 57
175 69 142 56 89 35 168 66
200 79 164 64 102 40 193 76
250 98 204 80 128 50 241 95
300 118 244 96 153 60 290 114

 

Specifications

 

Manufacturer
Pico Genie
mpn M550PLUS2
PDF URL
Unique Feature 650 Ansi Lumens, HD, Shorter Throw, Auto Keystone, Auto Focus
Type LED
Resolution HD 720p WXGA (1280 x 800)
Projection Size (Diagonal) 11" - 150" (28cm - 3.81m)
PROJECTOR MAX IMAGE SIZE (INCHES) 150
Brightness (Marketing Lumens) 3900
Brightness (ANSI Lumens) 650
DLP (Digital Light Processing) Yes
Digital Keystone Correction ±40 degree (Auto Vertical)
Internal Memory 16GB
"Lamp" Lifespan (Hours) RGB LED, life span over 30,000 hours
Contrast Ratio 1000:01:00
Focus Auto / Manual Focus
Speakers Onboard 2.2 Watt
Touchscreen N/A - Touch panel available on the unit
Dimensions 19.8 x 12.2 x 4.8 cm (7.79 x 4.8 x 1.88 inch): Weight: 0.685kg (1.51 lbs)
Product Weight (KGS) 0.685
SD/Micro Card Slot Micro SD
USB Stick Port USB 3.0 & USB 2.0
USB Lead N/A
AV-in Yes
Composite (RCA) Connection
Component Connection
VGA Port (PC) N/A
VGA Cable N/A
HDMI Port Yes / MHL
HDMI Cable Yes
Audio Out 3.5mm Audio Jack
Bluetooth BT 4.0
Bluetooth Yes
WiFi Yes 802.11 a/b/g/n(2.4G+5G dual band, 2T3R300M )
3D Yes
Video Formats Supported AVI, H.264, MP4, MPEG-1, MPEG-4, MPG, MPG4
Photo Formats Supported BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG
Video Compatibility 480p), HD (720p/1080i), NTSC (480i, NTSC (480i/480p), PAL (576i, PAL (576i/576p), SD (480i/576i)
PowerPoint PPT
PDF Supported Yes
Power Supply Input 100-240v
AC Adapter Yes
Battery Yes
Battery Type 11.1V 2600mA/h(3.7V 7800mA/h)
Battery Life Up to 3 hours
Power Consumption Standard mode: 26W; saving mode:16W
Tripod Yes
User Guide Yes
Remote Control Yes
World Plug UK & EU
Software CD
Case Yes
iPad/iPhone4/iPhone/iPod/iTouch Cable Optional
Portable Projector Screens (25"-60") Optional
Other Case & Tripod included, Ultra Quiet (28-22dB)
Wifi yes
Projector Throw Short Throw
Feature 1 Lumens: 650 ansi (3900 marketing)
Feature 2 Android OS / Power Timer Control / Auto Focus / 3D / BT & WiFi
Screen Type No
Screen Aspect Ratio 16:09
Screen Size (Diagonal) 120" - 150"
Screen Width Over 300cm

The new Pico Genie M550 Plus 2.0 ultra-portable projector is the ultimate all-round portable projector capable of viewing in normal light conditions with 3900 lumens (650 ansi lumens).

The new upgraded model is now smaller, lighter and faster with updated Android OS and extra connectivity including Bluetooth 4 and Ethernet.

It offers low noise, auto focus, auto keystone, 2D to 3D conversion and includes accessories such as a tripod and a high performance carry case.

Unique Advantages of M550 Plus 2.0: 

  • Android operating system (Android 6)
  • No drop-in brightness on battery power
  • Low Noise / Ultra silent (22 dB)
  • Auto Focus & Manual Focus (focus buttons on side of the projector)
  • Case / Bag (high performance durable carry case for projector and its accessories)
  • Tripod included
  • Smaller & Lightweight 650g
  • Power on and off using timer and re-start and auto shutdown automatically
  • Responsive remote (with a cursor feature)
  • Touch controls on the unit itself
  • Kickstand Built-in
  • RJ45 Ethernet Port
  • EU & UK plugs both included
  • Apps more easily accessible (no need to sign in to google)
  • Aptoide TV & Google Play store installed (aptoide tv is similar to Amazon firestick / smart tv)
  • Speaker mode (to listen to music etc from phone via Bluetooth)
  • Easily change the aspect ratio from the remote
  • 3D options including converting your movies from 2D to 3D
  • Built-in battery up to 3 hours 

 Other Features:

  • Auto keystone correction
  • Kensington lock
  • Regular tripod thread
  • 3900 lumens (650 ansi lumens brightness)
  • HDMI cable
  • Android and IOS screen mirroring
  • Shorter throw
  • Bluetooth 4.0 / USB 2.0 / SD Card connectivity
  • x1 USB 3.0 / x1 USB 2.0
  • Powerbank charge your iPhone/Android device via the projector

Image Quality

This mini projector offers excellent high definition image quality at an impressive 3900 marketing lumens (650 ANSI lumens). With one of the highest brightness levels for a battery powered portable projector there are no issues viewing this model in the lounge or boardroom during the day.

The projector's lens is also shorter throw than the average LED projector allowing much larger images (up to 150”) closer to the wall. Perfect if you are limited on space.

Alternatively, its lens can also project smaller images which can be ideal for digital signage or artwork.

Low Fan Noise / Excellent Speakers

For a portable projector, the M550 offers surprisingly good internal speakers plus the ability to link wirelessly to Bluetooth speakers, headphones / earphones.

Another impressive feature is the ultra-silent low fan noise at only 22dB its one of the quietest on the market.

Battery / Auto Power On Features

This pico projector has a built-in battery lasting up to 3 hours which can also be used on mains power. Noticeably the brightness does not drop when switching from mains power to battery power.

The M550 Plus 2.0 now features power time control, allowing it to power on, re-start or shut down automatically with a timer so its ideal for shows, signage, artwork, digital picture frames and much more.

Connectivity is extensive including x2 3.0 / 2.0 USB, Micro SD, HDMI, Ethernet, AV, wireless audio to connect external audio speakers. You can also connect a wireless or wired keyboard/mouse.

This handheld projector also includes Android 6.0 (note it still works perfectly with IOS and Apple products).

Wireless screen mirroring is also available via Apple, Android and Windows Smartphones.

Use the projectors built-in touchpad to easily control the projector or surf the net via the Android Interface (see specification for more details).

You can also use the UShare app to wirelessly control this mini projector directly from your Smartphone.

Watch 2D Movies in 3D

Project in 3D via multiple viewing options (3D Glasses not supplied). You can also convert your movies from 2D to 3D using the onboard processing system.

Overall

Ultimately the new M550 Plus 2.0 mini LED projector offers everything you could ever need in one small portable device providing great image quality with a huge spec at a great price!

Ready to be used with a variety of devices, including:

- Digital cameras/GoPro
- Laptops (wired or wireless for pictures, videos, MP3)
- Smartphones
- e-Tablets such as iPads (full screen mirroring)

 What's in the box?

- x1 Pico Genie M550 Plus 2.0 projector
- x1 Mains power supply
- x1 Remote control - AAA batteries not included (use phone as a remote with Ushare app)
- x1 HDMI cable 
- x1 Tripod
- x1 User Manual 
- x1 UK / EU plug
- x1 Protective projector case

Processor: Quad core Cortex-A7 1.2G
GPU: 
Mail 450 MP2
OS: 
Android 6.0
RAM: 
2GB
Memory (ROM): 
16GB

Throw Ratio: 1.2 : 1

DISTANCE FROM WALL WIDTH (IMAGE) HEIGHT (IMAGE) DIAGONAL (IMAGE)
CM INCH CM INCH CM INCH CM INCH
30 12 25 10 14 6 28 11
50 20 42 16 26 10 49 19
100 39 82 32 52 20 97 38
125 49 102 40 64 25 120 47
150 59 122 48 76 30 144 57
175 69 142 56 89 35 168 66
200 79 164 64 102 40 193 76
250 98 204 80 128 50 241 95
300 118 244 96 153 60 290 114

 

Specifications

 

Manufacturer
Pico Genie
mpn M550PLUS2
PDF URL
Unique Feature 650 Ansi Lumens, HD, Shorter Throw, Auto Keystone, Auto Focus
Type LED
Resolution HD 720p WXGA (1280 x 800)
Projection Size (Diagonal) 11" - 150" (28cm - 3.81m)
PROJECTOR MAX IMAGE SIZE (INCHES) 150
Brightness (Marketing Lumens) 3900
Brightness (ANSI Lumens) 650
DLP (Digital Light Processing) Yes
Digital Keystone Correction ±40 degree (Auto Vertical)
Internal Memory 16GB
"Lamp" Lifespan (Hours) RGB LED, life span over 30,000 hours
Contrast Ratio 1000:01:00
Focus Auto / Manual Focus
Speakers Onboard 2.2 Watt
Touchscreen N/A - Touch panel available on the unit
Dimensions 19.8 x 12.2 x 4.8 cm (7.79 x 4.8 x 1.88 inch): Weight: 0.685kg (1.51 lbs)
Product Weight (KGS) 0.685
SD/Micro Card Slot Micro SD
USB Stick Port USB 3.0 & USB 2.0
USB Lead N/A
AV-in Yes
Composite (RCA) Connection
Component Connection
VGA Port (PC) N/A
VGA Cable N/A
HDMI Port Yes / MHL
HDMI Cable Yes
Audio Out 3.5mm Audio Jack
Bluetooth BT 4.0
Bluetooth Yes
WiFi Yes 802.11 a/b/g/n(2.4G+5G dual band, 2T3R300M )
3D Yes
Video Formats Supported AVI, H.264, MP4, MPEG-1, MPEG-4, MPG, MPG4
Photo Formats Supported BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG
Video Compatibility 480p), HD (720p/1080i), NTSC (480i, NTSC (480i/480p), PAL (576i, PAL (576i/576p), SD (480i/576i)
PowerPoint PPT
PDF Supported Yes
Power Supply Input 100-240v
AC Adapter Yes
Battery Yes
Battery Type 11.1V 2600mA/h(3.7V 7800mA/h)
Battery Life Up to 3 hours
Power Consumption Standard mode: 26W; saving mode:16W
Tripod Yes
User Guide Yes
Remote Control Yes
World Plug UK & EU
Software CD
Case Yes
iPad/iPhone4/iPhone/iPod/iTouch Cable Optional
Portable Projector Screens (25"-60") Optional
Other Case & Tripod included, Ultra Quiet (28-22dB)
Wifi yes
Projector Throw Short Throw
Feature 1 Lumens: 650 ansi (3900 marketing)
Feature 2 Android OS / Power Timer Control / Auto Focus / 3D / BT & WiFi
Screen Type No
Screen Aspect Ratio 16:09
Screen Size (Diagonal) 120" - 150"
Screen Width Over 300cm

Shipping

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UK shipping is generally £4.99 inc vat with UPS. See below for more options. Shipping can be calculated directly from your postcode at the Shopping Cart.

We can also provide UPS NEXT DAY DELIVERY if the order comes through early enough to us (please email us or call or use the live chat if you require that service).

Shipping Cost / Shipping price are calculated based on the delivery address and will be auto calculated when you go through the checkout process. The costs below are an approximate indication of shipping costs:-

UK

We offer a premium and extremely reliable timed delivery service using UPS for Pico Genie and Vivitek Qumi products. Other products come from a variery of couriers such as TNT, Parcelforce and Royal Mail.

Delivery Notifications - If you can provide a mobile number and/ or an email address when you place your order, you will receive a notification of delivery the day before delivery. This is throughout Europe. This notification will also allow customers at residential addresses to REDIRECT delivery to an UPS ACCESS POINT (pickup zone) of their choice if not going to be in. Find your nearest collection point https://www.ups.com/dropoff/

All packages must be signed for. Shipping prices (exc vat) and are weight dependent :

Next Day £4.16
Next Day pre 12pm £14.99 - £17.99
Next Day pre 10.30am £20.99 - £25
Sat delivery £16.65

Scottish Highlands

Two Day Delivery £28.06 

Northern Ireland

Two Day Delivery £4.16 ex vat

One Day Delivery £23.79 ex vat

Southern Ireland

Two Day Delivery From £9.75 ex vat 

One Day Delivery From £18.42 ex vat

Outside UK Goods are sent by a variety of couriers but mainly UPS and occasionally DHL or Parcelforce (usually affiliated to your local country postal system).

European Shipping- flat rates range from £14.10 to £57.58 based on all packages up to 31.5kg. For accurate costs to ship to your address, please proceed to the checkout and use the postage checker.

Rest of World Shipping- calculated based on country and weight. For accurate costs based on your delivery address, please proceed through the checkout. Reduced rate countries include Australia, China, Japan, Canada and USA.

NOTE: We make every attempt to ensure that orders placed before 16.00 GMT / BST are delivered within the above delivery times. If you wish to place an order after 4pm please call us on 01924 589 589 or email us as on some products its possible to still deliver even up to 5pm GMT / BST.

Due to the coronavirus the above delivery dates/times are estimated, but not necessarily guaranteed. Money back guarantees for shipping are not available from UPS during the coronavirus crisis.

* All UK and EU shipping costs exclude UK vat (20%).

Rest of world and non EU countries do not pay any UK VAT.

 

Delivery Speed / Timescales

UK items are all shipped next day if ordered before 4pm.

To calculate the shipping speed outside the mainland UK please go through the checkout and enter your postcode to obtain a quote with timescales.

UK - We offer fast next day delivery including a range of timed delivery options in the UK including before 12pm and pre 10.30am as well as Next Day (before 6pm) .

Orders placed before 16.00 are ordinarily guaranteed to be delivered within these delivery times. If after 16.00 please call us on 01924 589 589 or email us as on some models its possible to still deliver even up to 5pm.

International - All goods are shipped from the UK. Next Day delivery is also available via UPS or DHL if ordered early in the day. Please connect via our live chat, email or call prior to booking to confirm.

EU (including Channel Islands) - 1 to 5 working days 

USA/Canada - 3-5 working days

Rest of the world - 3-7 working days.

We can also offer quotes for faster international deliveries on request. Please use our contact form or call us on 01924 589 589 or use our live chat / contact us form for a bespoke quote. 

Whilst we make every effort to deliver goods on the day we specify, we cannot guarantee delivery on that day or accept liability for deliveries made outside this timescale. Delays are rare to our courier services but they can happen especially in busy periods and no refunds can be made for delays to any postal service whatsoever. We cannot accept liability for out of pocket expenses or other costs incurred due to failed or delayed deliveries. We reserve the right to change the courier services at any time. 

All items are subject to stock availability and we reserve the right to cancel any item ordered at any time and provide you with a full refund.

When we deliver your items to you will be asked to sign for the goods to acknowledge that you have received them. If your goods fail to arrive within 28 days of dispatch, you will have the option of either a full refund or a replacement shipment as soon as we have investigated with the courier.

Where an incorrect address has been given to Personal Projector Limited we reserve the right to charge for any extra carriage costs incurred.

Claims for damage, delivery discrepancy etc. should be made within 24 hours of delivery and any photographic evidence should be immediately submitted. Claims will not be accepted after 24 hours. Please sign the consignment document 'UNCHECKED', as we cannot otherwise accept any claims for damage in transit.

PO Box Deliveries

Deliveries are made by courier and require a signature on delivery, for this reason, it is not possible to deliver to a PO Box address. However you can re-arrange delivery to a UPS Access Point location You can use the access point as the delivery address. To find your nearest worldwide access point visit https://www.ups.com/dropoff/. You will be notified once it arrives by text or email.

If a PO address is used in the address and it is returned to us you may need to pay for the redelivery costs (if no UPS access point is assigned by you). This applies particularly to Cyprus or countries where PO box is used as standard term on the address.

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