SPUD Puts a 24-inch HD display in Your Jeans Pocket

These days, we have a lot of portable display options available in the market that offers a secondary display for your phone or laptop enhancing your business meeting with your clients. However, these displays are not so convenient with the new kick starter crowdfunding project ‘SPUD’, which offers a 24-inch HD display that collapses to the size of a paper book.

What is SPUD?

The SPUD (Spontaneous Pop-up Display) is the first of its kind, which is the world’s first high resolution 24-inch portable display that collapses to a size of the paper book with measurements 5.6 x 2.1 x 7.5 inches (about 17 x 5.5 x 19 cm). This gadget just weighs less than 2 pounds, so you can carry it anywhere you want in your carry bag or that simply fits your back pack. With SPUD, you can simply convert the pocket-sized display to high resolution large- sized desktop display on the go.

How it Works?

SPUD is a more of like a portable projector that is made of a special vinyl composite that offers a picture quality of 1280 X 720 resolutions. It uses custom optics combined with the latest DLP technology. The screen is flexible and washable that can’t get cracked or shipped. You can take advantage of the SPUD with your phone, laptop, tablet over wireless or HDMI port. Spud can be connected with wireless HDMI adaptors such as Chromecast, Microsoft Wireless Adapter, Roku or Amazon Fire TV.

You do whatever you want with this portable collapsible display. With SPUD, you can take entertainment anywhere. Simply connect your with SPUD to play games, watch movies and more. You can increase the productivity at your work place with dual display setup with this device.

Since it is a portable projector, it is accompanied with a portable battery that offers 10 hours of display at 350 nits, or 4 hours at 785 nits.

Spud Specs & Features

spud specifications and features

Price

Arovia, the company behind the idea has generating funds for the project via crowdfunding. If you are interested with this device, you can bid on the device for as low as $384 against the expected retail price of $499. The crowdfunding link will be live for more than a month and book yours now.

Future Enhancements

Based on the funding, SPUD enhancements will carried over. With the current funding, two features were unlocked. The device will be equipped with a portable high quality speaker and the battery performance will be improved over the time. Further enhancements include, the choice of multiple colours.

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