Going camping or planning an indoor theater night can be pretty hectic, especially when you are scurrying around looking for all the needed devices, food, games and equipment. Plus, if you’re looking for a device for the aforementioned theater night, we got you. Our team has put together a list of recommended phone projector with buying guide just for you!
- List of The Best Phone Projectors:
- Best Phone Projectors Reviews:
- 10. QKK Portable LCD Projector 3800L Brightness
- 09. HOMPOW Smartphone Portable Video Projector 1080P
- 08. VANKYO LEISURE 3 Mini Projector
- 07. TOPVISION Projector with Synchronize Smart Phone Screen
- 06. GooDee G500 HD Video Projector 4000 Lux
- 05. Crosstour Mini LED Video Projector Home Theater Supporting 1080P
- 04. POYANK 2800Lux LED Wireless Mini Projector
- 03. Vamvo Ultra Mini Portable Phone Projector 1080p
- 02. AuKing Multimedia Home Theater Movie Phone Projector
- 01. CRENOVA XPE496 Mini Phone Projector
- Phone Projector Buying Guides:
List of The Best Phone Projectors:
Best Phone Projectors Reviews:
10. QKK Portable LCD Projector 3800L Brightness
First up, we have a portable LCD phone projector from QKK. This model, the QK02, is an upgraded version of their previous models. Its Native Resolution (1080p) can meet all your needs for an immediate mini theater. Whether it is for indoor or outdoor use, you will surely be able to project your movie, videos and even games for your audience.
This device can be used with a Smartphone, a TV Stick, PCs, Macs, PlayStation, XBox, Blue-Ray DVD Player and Roku Stick, while being connected via HDMI, AV, USB, VGA, SD and headphones. Moreover, this projector has a lifespan of a maximum of 50,000 hours. It can display a screen size of 40in to 170in (approx. 1m to 4.32m), from the distance of 1m to 4m; the ideal screen display is 120in (approx. 3.05m) at the distance of 3m.
09. HOMPOW Smartphone Portable Video Projector 1080P
Next up, we have a mini projector from HOMPOW. This product is compatible with a laptop, TV box, TV stick, PS4, and of course, smartphones. By connecting your multi-media devices with a MHL cable, you can share your on-screen activities for your very own audience, wherever you are.
With its updated technology, this device is now incorporated with a noiseless design and high definition display, with better color quality for better visual intake. It supports 1080P projecting resolution, giving the best home theater experience even when you are outside. Speaking of outside, with its portable design, you can take it with you on your camping trips, vacations, picnics and other outdoor trips!
Its life span is worth 50,000 hours of operation. Its recommended streaming distance is 60in to 200in, which will be able to provide you a wide screen display of 50in to 176in.
Furthermore, HOMPOW also offers a 2 years free customer service and free replacement policy after the purchase date.
08. VANKYO LEISURE 3 Mini Projector
vankyo Leisure 3 is a mini projector that supports 1080P resolution and up to 170in (approx. 4.32m) display size, from up to 16.4ft (approx. 5m)viewing distance. Its display technology is powered by MStar Advanced Color Engine, which means the 2019 upgraded LED lighting provides a brighter viewing experience and better coloration.
This device can be connected to all multimedia devices, such as smartphones, laptops, TV, PlayStations, XBox One, Wii and more, with the provided cord. However, in order to connect this device with an iPhone or an Android powered phone, you would need a different kind of adapter; Lightning to HDMI adapter for IOS mobiles and Micro USB/Type-C to HDMI is needed for Androids (all sold separately). Despite all that, this device is not recommended for PowerPoint or other office presentation usages.
In addition, this device is also equipped with an automatic cooling system and a life span of 40,000 hours.
07. TOPVISION Projector with Synchronize Smart Phone Screen
This portable mini projector from TOPVISION supports a HD 1080P resolution and has an upgraded 2,800lux, giving better abilities at projector better and brighter color for better streaming experiences. Plus, with its environmental lamp, it can last for more than 50,000 hours without switching the lamps.
It can be connected to your other devices via a USB cable, no need for any additional HDMI adapter or Wi-Fi connections. Additionally, it has a projector distance of 1.5m to 2 m (approx. 5ft to 6.5ft) for display size of 50 in to 176in (approx. 1.27m to 4.5m).
After receiving your product, remember to register it and you’ll receive an extended 3 months return period and up to 24 months warranty.
06. GooDee G500 HD Video Projector 4000 Lux
GooDee G500 projector is one of the portable and sleek looking projectors on our list. It’s got a 50,000 hours life span, bright display color of 4,000lux, HD 1080P resolution display quality AND a powerful built-in dual speaker. From 5ft to 15ft, it can give a display size of 44in to 200in (approx. 1.12m to 5.08m).
This device is compatible with many other multimedia devices and can be connected to them via the equipped interfaces; including HDMI, USB, AV, VGA and headphone. An extra convertor would need to be purchased in order to connector the projector to your mobile phone.
Furthermore, GooDee also provides a 3-years warranty on this product and a 2-month policy on refunds and returns.
05. Crosstour Mini LED Video Projector Home Theater Supporting 1080P
Situated in the middle of our list, we have a portable mini projector from Crosstour. This mini projector is compatible with many other devices; including PS4, laptops, TVs, firesticks, USB drives and smartphones. Connection with the aforementioned devices can be done via HDMI, VGA, AV, USB and TF card ports.
It is also supported by a HD 1080P resolution and has a high-quality built-in speaker, for anywhere viewing. Its life span is 55,000 hours and has a 2000:1 contrast ratio with 2,000lux.
When bought, your parcel will include the projector, an AC power adapter, an AV cable, a HDMI cable and a remote control. Furthermore, Croostour also provides a 3-years refund guarantee.
04. POYANK 2800Lux LED Wireless Mini Projector
The next recommended product is from POYANK. This device is a wireless projector, meaning no adapters are needed to connect the projectors to your smartphones. All you need for the home theater experience is good Wi-Fi connection and, of course, your mobile phone. But what can you do when your Wi-Fi connection is insufferable? No worries, this projector also allows USB connection!
It is supported with 1080P resolution, an aspect ratio of 16:9 / 4:3, a contrast ratio of 2000:1 and a lamp life of 50,000 hours. Plus, with its portable design, you can take it anywhere you want.
03. Vamvo Ultra Mini Portable Phone Projector 1080p
Unlike all the mentioned devices on our list so far, this one is by far the most compact and travel-friendly. Its weight is only 0.6lb (approx. 0.27kg) and has a dimension of 5.7in × 3.2in × 0.9in (approx. 14.5cm × 8.12cm × 2.28cm). Plus, it has a battery life of 5,200mAh.
Don’t doubt the device’s credibility just because of its compact design though. It is supported with AirPlay, DLNA and Miracast technologies. It has a maximum HD 1080P resolution and is capable to connect with laptops, IOS devices, smartphones, Playstations, XBox, PCs and more, via a lighting cable, USB cable or Type-C cable. Moreover, the ideal display size of 80in can be achieved by situating the projector 5ft (approx. 1.5m) away from the display surface.
Vamvo also provides a 2-years warranty for this device and a 3-month return/refund policy after the purchase date.
02. AuKing Multimedia Home Theater Movie Phone Projector
Further up the list, we have a mini projector from AuKing. It is equipped with a built-in speaker, a contrast ratio of 2000:1, 35% brighter images, a 55,000 hour lamp life and a HD 1080P resolution. Plus, it can provide a display screen in the size of 32in to 170in (approx. 81cm to 432cm) from a display distance of 1m to 5m (approx. 3.28 ft to 16.4ft).
It can be connected with smartphones, USB drives, tablets, laptops and XBox, and project high-quality imagery for your audience to enjoy your gameplay, movies, TV series and more. However, it is not recommended for usages relating to PowerPoint or other presentation platforms.
AuKing offers a 2 year warranty for this product, post purchase.
01. CRENOVA XPE496 Mini Phone Projector
Last, but certainly not least, we have a phone projector from Crenova! This device is suitable for big screen displays, with gameplays and movies. It is supported with HD 1080P resolution, 1000:1 contrast ratio, a 80% brighter and sharper viewing colors (2,200lumens and max. 220lux), 50,000 hours of lamp life, and has a projection size of 28in to 180in (approx. 0.71m to 4.57m). Plus, it also produces 50% less noise than the other mini projectors, delivering you fantastic viewing resolution AND audio experience.
Furthermore, this device is compatible with many other multimedia devices and can be connected to them via HDMI, SD, USB, and MHL cables and additional adapters if necessary.
Crenova provides a 1-year replacement/refund policy for this product.
In conclusion, choosing which phone projector best suitable for your needs is heavily depended on your budget and storage space. With the budget, things like the device’s price should be most considered about, and then the cost for adapters and other excluded but needed accessories. Storage space is up to where you’d mostly have the device situated.
If you’re planning on bringing the mini projector with you on your trips, we recommend getting something smaller in size, but if you’re going to mostly have it at home, please choose devices that are up to your preferences. All in all, we hope our article is of help to you and we wish you the best on your purchase.
Phone Projector Buying Guides:
Projector with mirror display does not support/play protected videos, because of copyright laws; these sites include Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu.
Some mini projectors come with its own controller, which enables a more convenient viewing experience for its user. However, batteries for the remotes do not come with the device in the parcel.
Information regarding warranties and other kinds of policies is recommended to be discussed between the buyer and the respective company. Since each company provides different kinds of services.