M1 Plus Connecting Power and Devices

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Connecting to Power

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Power Adapter

  1. Connect the power cord to the power adapter.
  2. Connect the DC power connector to your projector.
  3. Connect the AC power cord to a power source.
NOTE: Charge the projector for 3 hours before using it in battery mode for the first time.
  • Use only the bundled power adapter to charge the battery pack and supply power to your LED projector.
  • Ensure that your LED projector is connected to the power adapter before turning it on for the first time. We strongly recommend that you use a grounded wall socket while using your LED projector on power adapter mode.
  • The socket outlet must be easily accessible and near your LED projector.
  • To disconnect your LED projector from its main power supply, unplug your LED projector from the power socket.

Battery Power

The battery level icon will show at the top right of the Home Screen. As the battery’s power level runs low, the screen will show a “low battery message”.

Battery Usage Time Information

Charging About 4.5 hours
Usage Hours Up to 6 hours (with Battery Saving mode and without USB power supply)
Battery Level Indicator (Charging) During Charging: Red LED light is On

Full Charge: White LED light is On

NOTE: There will be a very low power consumption during Standby mode, it is suggested to fully charge the battery before usage every time.
  • The battery used in this device may present a risk of fire or chemical burn if removed or disassembled.
  • Follow the warning labels for your personal safety.
  • Risk of explosion if battery is replaced by an incorrect type.
  • Do not dispose of in fire.
  • Never attempt to short-circuit your LED projector’s battery.
  • Never attempt to dissemble and reassemble the battery.
  • Discontinue usage if leakage is found.
  • The battery and its components must be recycled or disposed of properly.
  • Keep the battery and other small components away from children.

Connecting to External Devices

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1. Micro SD

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  • SDHC (up to 32 GB).
  • FAT32/NTFS.

2. USB-C

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  • Please use the supplied USB-C cable to make sure the compatibility.
  • Please make sure your USB-C device can support video transmission.


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NOTE: iPhone/iPad users need to buy an additional adapter. To avoid compatibility issues, please use Apple authorized accessories.

4. USB Reader

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  • FAT32/NTFS.
  • Hard disk support up to 1 TB.

5. USB Power Supply

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NOTE: 5V/1A.

Wireless Screen Mirroring

Screen Mirroring provides a wireless connection for users to mirror the screen on their personal iOS or Android smart device.

To use Screen Mirroring:

  1. Open Settings, and go to: Network Settings > Wi-Fi > On.
  2. Connect the M1+ to your wireless router. Ensure your device is connected to the same network as the projector.
  3. On the Home Screen, select Screen Mirroring.
  4. Once inside the Screen Mirroring menu, follow the below directions:
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For iOS:

  1. Access the drop down control menu.
  2. Select the “Screen Mirroring” icon.
  3. Choose “ViewSonic PJ-XXXX”.

For Android:

  1. Download and install the “Google Home” application and open it.
  2. Select the Account icon at the lower-right corner of the screen.
  3. Select the “Mirror Device” function.
  4. Choose “ViewSonic PJ-XXXX”.
NOTE: Some Android devices support direct “Casting”. If your device does, go to the Casting feature and choose “ViewSonic PJ-XXX” from the list of available devices.

Connecting to Bluetooth

Bluetooth Speaker

The projector is equipped with Bluetooth that allows the user to connect their device wirelessly for audio playback.

To connect and pair your device:

  1. On the Home Screen, select Bluetooth Speaker and press OK.
  2. When the dialogue box appears, select Confirm and press OK on the remote control to enter Bluetooth mode.
  3. A sound effect will be audible upon entering pairing mode.
  4. Upon successful connection, another sound effect will be audible.
NOTE: Additionally, you can also use the remote control to activate the Bluetooth speaker.

Connecting to Networks

Wi-Fi Connection

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To connect to a Wi-Fi network:

  1. From the Home Screen, go to: Settings > Network Settings > Wi-Fi.
  2. Press Left or Right on the remote control to select On.
  3. Available Wi-Fi networks will then be displayed. Select one of the available Wi-Fi networks.
  4. If you connect to a secure Wi-Fi network, you must enter the password when prompted.