ViewSonic M1 LED Portable Projector with Harman Kardon® Speakers

LED Portable Projector with Harman Kardon® Speakers

Category : ViewSonic Projectors
Brand : View Sonic
Model : M1



The ViewSonic M1, iF award-winning, is an ultra-portable LED projector that delivers convenient entertainment in nearly any room. With a built-in battery, up to 30,000 hours of LED light source life time, this projector will deliver years of multimedia entertainment wherever it goes. Weighing less than two pounds, the M1’s compact and lightweight design makes it ideal for moving from room to room, or for indoor/outdoor usage. An integrated smart stand provides for simple 360-degree setup, while also doubling as a lens cover. Once the lens is uncovered, the projector automatically powers on with full brightness for instant entertainment. The lens also features a safety auto-off feature that powers down the projector when objects are detected too close to the lens. Dual Harman Kardon speakers provide crisp and clear sound for multimedia content, while a short throw lens can display large images in small spaces. What’s more, versatile connectivity options include a MicroSD card slot, USB Type-A, USB Typ-C, and built-in 16GB memory – making the M1 a great option for sharing and displaying videos and other multimedia content.

Express Yourself Anywhere You Go
M1 Portable Cinema

iF Award Design
  • Metal Stand : Sturdy setup anywhere- no tripod needed.
  • Lens Cap : The stand also doubles as a lens cover to protect the lens from being damaged when being transported.
  • Power Combo : Swiveling the stand to uncover the lens powers the projector on in an instant.

Projection in Every Direction
M1 is the perfect companion for lazy Sundays when you just want to relax and unwind. Whether you’re curled up in bed or lounging around on the sofa, watching the latest episode of your favorite TV show is more comfortable than ever with M1’s 360-degree perfection projection that lets you project images onto the ceiling, wall, floor or anywhere you please – with ease.

Perfectly Proportioned Images Everytime
Say goodbye to distorted images for good. M1 projects perfectly proportioned images at every angle via the auto keystone feature that corrects images automatically from any angle.

Auto keystone
Stream Shows on Your Phone, Project Them Anywhere You Go
M1’s USB Type-C connection puts a fun twist on streaming videos and facetiming your friends by allowing you to project content directly from your phone or tablet, anywhere you go.
*Only available for devices that support USB Type-C video streaming. Check to see if your device is compatible for USB Type-C video transmission, click on the list here.
*For iPhone and iPad, users need to buy Apple-authorized Lightning to HDMI adaptor

Room-Filling Sound
Dual speakers by Harman Kardon deliver vibrant treble, balanced mids, and strong bass for an all-around immersive experience whether you’re watching movies, music videos or listening to a live concert.
  • Movie Mode : Situate yourself in the movies; home theater made perfect.
  • Bass Booster Mode : Heavy bass, loud thuds; low frequency is boosted to give the feel of being in a Music Concert.
  • Instrumental Mode : Pure acoustic heaven; emphasis on instruments and vocal performance.
  • Music Mode : With a touch of a button, M1 instantly transforms into a Harmon Kardon speaker, ready to play any sound you choose with the highest quality.

Fit for Spaces of All Shapes and Sizes
Project 100’’ images from only 2.6 meters away via M1’s short throw ratio – perfect for projecting large images in small spaces.

Cinematic Experiences On-The-Go
M1 is a must-have for your next camping trip or outdoor excursion. The built-in battery provides up to 6 hours of entertainment for you and your friends so you don’t have to deal with tangled cords or plug the projector into a power source.
*6 hour battery life is in Battery saving mode

Eye Protection
ViewSonic has factored user safety into M1’s design with an Eye Protection feature which automatically cuts power to the projection beam when objects are detected too close to the lens.

Auto Blank
Objects less than 30cm away from the lens.

Palm Sized
M1 is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand and weighs 750g – making it easy to put in your suitcase for presentations on-the-go.

Plug & Play
M1 has a versatile array of connectivity including HDMI and USB Type-C for connecting to your laptop, phone or tablet as well as USB and MicroSD drives. 16GB of onboard memory allows you to save your favorite content directly onto the projector itself.

Streaming from Wireless HDMI Dongles
Turn M1 into a wireless projector by connecting wireless dongles such as GoogleCast, Amazon Fire TV Stick. Dongles stay powered on via the integrated USB power supply, allowing you to mirror images and videos from your phone or table and share them anywhere you go.

Up to 30,000 Hours Lamp Life
LED technology offers up to 30,000 hours of usage – a significant upgrade when compared to traditional mercury lamp projectors.
Green Design
Packaging for the M1 portable projector is paper-based, biodegradable, and 99% recyclable – all the right ingredients for leaving a smaller carbon footprint.

Realistic Color
M1 projects images with true-to-life color via ViewSonic SuperColor™ which produces a wide range of the same colors we are used to seeing every day.

Exterior & Rear I/O Connectors

Projection Distance Calculator
Use ViewSonic projection distance calculator to find the best projector installation distance for your environment.



  • Native Resolution: 854x480
  • Brightness: 250lm
  • Contrast Ratio: 120000:1
  • Display Color: 1.07 Billion Colors
  • Light Source: LED
  • Light source life (Nor): 30000
  • Lamp Watt: RGB LED
  • Lens: F=1.7, f=5.5mm
  • Projection Offset: 100%+/-5%
  • Throw Ratio: 1.2
  • Image size: 24"-100"
  • Throw Distance: 38" @1m
  • Keystone: ±40° (Vertical)
  • Optical Zoom: Fixed
  • Audible Noise (Eco): 25dB
  • Local storage: Total 16GB (12GB available storage)
  • Resolution Support: VGA(640 x 480) to FullHD(1920 x 1080)
  • HDTV Compatibility: 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
  • Horizontal Frequency: 15h~135kHz
  • Vertical Scan Rate: 23~120Hz


  • HDMI / HDCP: 1 (HDMI 1.4/ HDCP 1.4)
  • SD Card: Micro SD (32GB, SDHC)
  • Internal Memory: 16GB
  • USB type C: 1 (5V/ 2A)


  • Audio out (3.5mm): 1
  • Speaker: 3W Cube x 2
  • USB type A (Power): 1 (5V/ 1A)


  • Power Supply Voltage: Input: 100~240V
  • Output 19VDC/3.42A
  • Power Consumption: Normal: 45W
  • Standby: <0.5W
  • Operating Temperature: 0~40?
  • Carton: Color
  • Net Weight: 0.75kg
  • Dimensions (WxDxH) w/adjustment foot: 146x126x40mm
  • Language: English, French, Spanish, Thai, Korean, German, Italian, Russian, Swedish, Dutch, Polish, Czech, T-Chinese, S-Chinese, Japanese, Turkish, Portuguese, Finnish, Indonesian, India, Arabic, Vietnamese


  • Power Cord: 1
  • Remote Control: 1
  • QSG: 1
  • USB-C Cable: 1 (1m)


  • Carry Bag: 1