Consumer electronics distributor Widget has announced that it’s been appointed by 3M to distribute the CP45 Camcorder Projector in the UK.
The CP45 is a next generation mini mobile project and digital camera, which aims to make it easy to shoot and share HD videos and photos. It blends 3M mobile projection technology with a camera that can capture HD video and 5MP still images.
At only 6.7 ounces, with dimensions of 4.9-inches (L), 2.4 inches (W) and .9-inches (H), it should prove small and light enough to carry about to any location.
The manufacturer claims it can project up to 65-inch high, high quality images on virtually any flat surface – even a t-shirt.
It has 2G internal memory and a MicroSD slot for additional memory of up to 32GB, while the battery lasts for up to 1.5 hours. has a mini USB port and a HDMI output.
“3M is leading the way in its development of the pocket projection product line," said Justin Leigh, sales & marketing manager for 3M’s Mobile Interactive Solutions Division, "and with the launch of the 3M Camcorder Projector we are adding to our Pocket Projection portfolio to make this technology appealing to a wider range of users whilst affirming our position as the brand leader in this new technology category.
"With its experience of working with CE brands, in particular to drive the MMC (MultiMedia Camcorder) category, access to exciting retail partners and collaborative market approach, 3M believes Widget can help us achieve this aim."
The Camcorder Projector CP45 is the latest product to be launched by 3M’s Mobile Interactive Solutions Division (MISD), which has worked with Widget to distribute previous mobile projectors to UK retailers.