Series Follows the Rising Trend of Turning Backyard Sheds Into Ingenious Outdoor Living Spaces; Airs Saturdays at 10 P.M. ET/PT
COSTA MESA, Calif. -- April 11, 2016 -- BenQ America Corp., an internationally renowned provider of visual display solutions and the No. 1-selling projector brand powered by TI DLP(R) technology in the Americas(1), today announced its participation in the latest episode of FYI's(TM) original series "He Shed She Shed," which celebrates the trend of turning backyard sheds into functional and creative outdoor living spaces. The BenQ HT3050 Colorific(TM) projector was used to transform a shed into the ultimate movie theater for a film enthusiast.
"He Shed She Shed" follows two shed owners who engage in the ultimate male vs. female backyard shed showdown with the help of co-hosts Luke Barr and Sarah Ferrell. In the April 9 episode, "Hobby Hideaways," Sarah teamed up with movie buff Ana to turn her Californian SHE SHED into an epic backyard movie theater where she can escape her drum-loving husband.
The BenQ HT3050 projector helped deliver a true cinematic experience for Ana. The latest Colorific projector elevates big-screen entertainment for full HD 1080p movies, TV shows, sporting events and video games. The CinematicColor(TM) Rec. 709 display reproduces the exact color palette used by Hollywood studios to master movies and TV programs, bringing movie-theater quality and true-to-life colors right to the home or shed.
"He Shed She Shed" airs Saturdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Season 1, Episode 2 "Hobby Hideaways" featuring BenQ's HT3050 projector is available at http://www.fyi.tv/shows/he-shed-she-shed/season-1/episode-2.
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About BenQ America Corp.
The BenQ digital lifestyle brand stands for "Bringing Enjoyment and Quality to Life," fusing lifestyle with technology, enjoyment with productivity and aesthetic design with purpose-built engineering. It is this mantra that has made BenQ the No. 1-selling projector brand powered by TI DLP(R) technology in The Americas(1). BenQ America Corp. offers an extensive line of visual display and presentation solutions that incorporate the very latest technologies. The company delivers a broad range of Colorific(TM) projectors, ZOWIE eSports monitors and gear, monitors featuring Eye-Care technologies, interactive large-format displays, mobile audio products, cloud consumer products and lifestyle lighting for any application and market -- home, gaming, eSports, education, enterprise, government, house of worship, digital signage, A/V and IT -- with cutting-edge models that lead the industry in performance, reliability, environmental sustainability and aesthetics. Whether it's interactive projectors or flat panels for classrooms, full HD 3D projectors for home theaters, short-throw projectors for boardrooms, digital signage in retail spaces, or LED backlit monitors for eSports, BenQ continues to defy the limits of digital displays. The company's products are available across North America through leading value-added distributors, resellers and retailers. More information is available at www.BenQ.us.
(1) Based upon 2015Y data from the Quarterly Projector Shipment and Forecast Report from PMA Research
About BenQ Corporation
Founded on the corporate vision of "Bringing Enjoyment and Quality to Life," BenQ Corporation is a world-leading human technology and solutions provider aiming to elevate and enrich every aspect of consumers' lives. To realize this vision, the company focuses on the aspects that matter most to people today -- lifestyle, business, healthcare and education -- with the hope of providing people with the means to live better, increase efficiency, feel healthier and enhance learning. Such means include a delightful broad portfolio of people-driven products and embedded technologies spanning digital projectors, monitors, interactive large-format displays, audio products, cloud consumer products, mobile communications and lifestyle lighting. Because it matters.
About BenQ Group
The BenQ Group is a $22+ billion powerhouse comprised of nearly 20 independent companies operating in over 30 countries across numerous industries with a combined workforce of over 100,000 employees. Each Group member is a recognized leader in its own field, contributing to the BenQ Group's vast resources, broad R&D and distinct strategic strengths. By leveraging each company's vertical specialization to create true scale across horizontal markets, the BenQ Group controls a highly efficient value chain with the unrivaled ability to deliver critical components and world-class solutions in the following industries: TFT-LCD, green energy, fine chemicals and advanced materials, lighting, IC design, precision components, system integration, branded business and service. The Group is committed to profitable and sustainable businesses that share its long-standing vision of Bringing Enjoyment and Quality to Life. The BenQ Group companies are: BenQ Corporation, AU Optronics Corporation (world's top manufacturer of large-size TFT-LCD panels), Qisda Corporation, Darfon Electronics Corporation, BenQ ESCO Corp., BenQ Materials Corp., BenQ Guru Corp., BenQ Medical Center, BenQ Medical Technology Corp., BenQ AB DentCare Corp., Daxin Materials Corp., Dazzo Technology Corp., Forhouse Corp., Lextar Electronics Corp., LILY Medical Corp. and Raydium Semiconductor Corp.
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