Latest in Gear

Image credit:

Here's a transforming robotic video projector

Because why the heck not.
Andrew Tarantola, @terrortola
January 4, 2016
Share
Tweet
Share

Sponsored Links

Cerevo unveiled its newest -- some would argue, wackiest -- invention to date at CES Unveiled. Dubbed the Tipron, this machine is equal parts autobot and long-throw projector. It stands just a foot and a half tall when completely folded (handy for when it's recharging or not in use) but then doubles in height as it unfurls to cast 80 inches of 720p video at your wall. The device can also wheel itself from room to room at your command via an Android app, so users aren't limited to watching content in a single space.

I had a chance to see the Tipron in action on Monday and wow. Just wow. It looks like something invented on Cybertron, not in Japan. The resolution isn't ideal (or even technically HD) however its 250 maximum lumen output is significantly brighter than what the average television can muster. Plus, its mobility allows users to position the device exactly where they want it and cast video onto virtually any flat surface. If only it could handle stairs.

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Comment
Comments
Share
Tweet
Share

Popular on Engadget

Netflix’s ‘Space Force’ spoof starring Steve Carell arrives on May 29th

Netflix’s ‘Space Force’ spoof starring Steve Carell arrives on May 29th

View
The best games for Nintendo Switch

The best games for Nintendo Switch

View
Stadia Pro is free for two months starting today

Stadia Pro is free for two months starting today

View
The COVID-19 shutdown is making weather prediction more difficult

The COVID-19 shutdown is making weather prediction more difficult

View
The Morning After: Sony unveiled the PS5's DualSense controller

The Morning After: Sony unveiled the PS5's DualSense controller

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr