Pico PK201
Palm-Sized Versatile Performer

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Pico PK201

Key Features of

  • Truly portable - palm-sized, lightweight, and rechargeable
  • MicroSD card slot allows for memory expansion up to 16 GB
  • Project large widescreen images of up to 66" diagonal
  • LED light source lasts over 20,000 hours while producing excellent color
  • Full assortment of I/O ports, including USB, VGA, HDMI and video, allow for easy connection to most analog or digital devices

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Optoma PK201 Pico Pocket Projector

State of the Art DLP Technology

Optoma’s PK201 pocket projector addition to Pico Projectors takes on-the-go projection to the next level. Ideal for mobile business presentations or sharing entertainment with friends, the palm-sized PK201 performs powerfully with 20 lumens brightness and 16:9 WVGA widescreen resolution. The mini HDMI port provides carefree connectivity to your favorite devices. At home or on the road, the PK201 is sure to impress.

At a Glance: Palm-Sized Versatile Performer

  • Liberal memory: MicroSD card slot allows for memory expansion up to 32 GB
  • Big picture: Project large widescreen images of up to 70"; diagonal
  • Long life: LED light source lasts over 20,000 hours while producing excellent color
  • Flexible: Full assortment of I/O ports, including USB, VGA, HDMI and video, allow for easy connection to most analog or digital devices

Match Your Life with Optional Accessories

  • iPod kit – Share the fun from iPods, iPhones and iPads
  • Remote Control – Control presentations directly from the PK201 with a convenient IR remote
  • Mini HDMI cable—Easily connect to DVD players, Blu-Ray players, set top boxes and more
  • Female USB adapter – Project images and videos from USB flash drives

Pint-Sized and Powerful

With the look and feel of a full-sized projector in a miniature package, the Optoma PK201 pico projector unlocks content from a variety of sources, wherever you find yourself. The DLP projector, which slips comfortably into a pocket, produces images of up to 70 inches for sharing in small groups gathered in a normally lit room. The PK201 delivers crisp and saturated images and can be used with just about any video source, including portable media players, smart phones, laptops and more.  This projector provides quality images that will please anyone who requires mobile display or wants to share media while on the move.  

Control Your Experience

The PK201 integrates DLP® and LED technology that allows for maximum image brightness while maintaining image detail. User controllable brightness settings extend battery life.  In addition, the microSD card slot lets you share up to 32GB of images or videos from other sources quickly and easily.

Excellent Image

Supporting a native widescreen resolution of 854x480, the PK201 allows you to create captivating projection performance from a variety of hi-res source devices and media files. Offering 20 lumens brightness, this projector delivers solid viewing in ambient light. 

Live Long

The PK201 offers LED-based projection rated at 20,000 hours of run time, cutting ownership costs with a light source that lasts a projector’s lifetime.

Leading the DLP Market in the Americas

#1 DLP in the Americas

Optoma Technology is the leading manufacturer of Texas Instrument’s DLP® projectors in North and South America.  TI’s DLP features multi-color processing to produce accurate and vibrant colors on the screen. 

Optoma’s product line offers products designed to meet the needs of any kind of user, from mobile professionals, gamers and home theaters to much large theater installations. Designed and built to deliver reliability, usability and image quality, Optoma projectors help users get the most out of their digital content, encourage collaboration and communicate clearly and effectively. Optoma projectors are designed to provide the features that you need today and a path to grow into other capabilities as you need them.


Green by Design

Green Logo

As an Optoma ProJect Green™ projector, the PK201 has been designed and manufactured for eco-friendliness, to:
• Employ long-life materials and components.
• Use components that are lead-free on all printed circuit boards.
• Use no polystyrene foam in the packing materials
• Comply with RoHS standards to phase out the use of hazardous materials.


What's in the Box

This package includes the Optoma PK201 projector, power adapter, rechargeable Li-ion battery, male USB cable, standard A/V cable (RCA to Mini-Jack), universal to VGA cable and carrying bag.

Display Technology DLP®
Resolution Native WVGA (854 x 480)
Maximum Resolution WXGA (1280 x 800) through VGA adapter; HD (1080i) through HDMI
Brightness 20 lumens Bright mode
Contrast Ratio 2000:1 (Full On/Full Off)
Light Source LED (RGB); Estimated life of over 20,000 hours
Throw Ratio 2.2:1 (Distance/Width)
Projection Distance 10” to 126”
Image Size (Diagonal) 5” to 70” (16:9 native)
Aspect Ratio 16:9 native; 4:3 compatible
Battery Li-ion Rechargeable (3.7V, 1410mAh)
Battery Life Estimated at 90+ Minutes/45min
Displayable Colors 100% NTSC Color Gamut
Audio One 0.5-Watt Speaker, Headphone-Out
Computer Compatibility WXGA, XGA, SVGA, VGA, VESA, PC and Macintosh Compatible with included VGA adapter
Video Input Compatibility NTSC, PAL, SDTV (480i), EDTV (480p), HDTV (720p, 1080i)
Memory 28 MB internal; microSD slot supports up to 16 GB SDHC
Video File Compatibility AVI, MOV, MP4, 3GP (Common video formats are converted using Optoma Pico Video Encoder*)
Image File Compatibility JPEG, BMP (PowerPoint files are converted using Optoma Pico Video Encoder*)
I/O Connectors 24-pin Universal Port, 2.5mm jack AV Input (Composite Video and Stereo Audio-In), Micro USB, Mini HDMI, microSD socket, 3.5 mm Audio-Out jack, DC Input jack
Product Weight 5.6 oz (159g) with battery
Product Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.4” x 0.7” x 4.6”; (60.6 x 16.6 x 117.7mm)
Noise Level Silent (No fans or moving parts)
Warranty 1 Year Limited Parts and Labor, 90 Days on Battery
Standard Accessories Power Adapter, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery, Male USB Cable,Standard A/V Cable (RCA to Mini-Jack), Universal to VGA Cable, Bag
Optional Accessories iPod Kit with A/V Connector, Universal to Component Cable, Universal to Female USB Cable, Additional Standard Battery, Mini HDMI to HDMI Cable,Remote Control
UPC 796435 41 171 8


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