RD 601 Projector Review


RD 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector: Less than a kilogram of fun and pleasure

In this opportunity, we have RD 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector 1600 Lumens. This Chinese mini projector offers a wide range of features in a sober and compact design: Wireless connection, Bluetooth, 3D experience, Android OS and more. So nowadays that everything is about gadgets and people are looking for quality, more intense and realistic visual and hearing experiences and multifunctionality, all in one compact and friendly-budget device; this mini projector could be one to check out.

RD 601 Projector Review

Some specifications

  • Model: RD-601
  • Material: plastic
  • Color: black
  • Display type: DLP
  • Native resolution: 1280 x 800
  • Resolution support: 1080p
  • Brightness: 1600 Lumens
  • Lamp: LED
  • Product weight: 0.9450 kg
  • Product size (L x W x H): 17.50 x 14.50 x 3.10 cm / 6.89 x 5.71 x 1.22 inches

Appearance and Design overview

RD – 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector posses a very sober appearance. It comes in matte smooth black, and it is thin and lightweight, it does not even weight one kilogram, and its size is comparable with a paper notebook.

This pocket-version mini projector has just a lens adjuster on one side, and on/off button, other popular ports and buttons are also present at the back of the device. The RD – 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector is the ideal gadget if you want to outstand among your friends; no need to go to the theater again if you take it with you, put in on a table and enjoy a true 3D cinematic experience. The only missing detail in its design is that it does not have a screw thread a tripod for height adjustments; but after finding the right desk to place it, it will be all about top-notch experiences.

RD 601 Projector Review

Display quality

This mini projector works with LED and DLP technology to offer costumers a remarkable visual experience; this means deep colors and sharp images. The native resolution of this projector is 1280 x 800, it means the display quality is not bad, but it is not the best. However, it supports higher 1080p HD resolution to make images clearer and sharper. Regarding brightness, it has 1600 Lumens which makes it a good option for dark rooms, but maybe it is not suitable for lit rooms. RD 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector also has a built-in speaker and only produces 25dB of noise while in use; in brief, you can focus on having fun without noises in the background.

RD 601 Projector Review

Android OS and 3D experience

First, the RD 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector has a quad-core CPU, 1 GB RAM and 8 GB storage memory. Now, talking about its operating system; this mini projector runs Android 4.4 KitKat version. If you check on the internet, this Android OS had released five years ago, so it is considered a really old version. The product note says explicitly that any attempt to upgrade or modify this OS will void the warranty.

RD 601 Projector Review

On the other hand, the 3D visual experience is the new trend in projectors because now more people realize how comfortable and space-saving mini projectors can be, no matter the size it will offer a surreal visual experience; and of course, the 3D projection is an exceptional feature of this one. You will be delighted by its True – to – life visual effect, this term does not need explanations, but you will see how images come out of the screen. It makes the RD 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector perfect for a living room or a bedroom, and do not forget about 1080p so you can enjoy not only three-dimensional images but also in high definition!!

A very important detail is lamp lifespan, it will last 20000 hours. Checking and comparing to other projectors with similar features, this lifespan is a little below average, but it will guarantee you at least four or five years of no lamp replacement.

RD 601 Projector Review


Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi 2.4 G + 5 G enables you a wide range of possibilities. You will be able to connect any external device you want (like game controllers) via Bluetooth or WiFi so you can use Android applications and games or you can search on Interner for movies and series to watch right away. Moreover, if you already downloaded a movie, save it in your pen drive or SD card and enjoy instantly.

RD 601 Projector Review


One of the most outstanding features of this mini projector is its 2700 mAh built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery. Thanks to this, you will be able to watch an entire movie without worrying about the continuous power supply, plugs near the device or cable extensions. With this projector, quality leisure time is guaranteed.

After unpacking

  • RD – 601 Projector
  • Power Adapter
  • Power Supply Cable
  • IR Remote Control (2 AAA batteries not included)
  • English User Manual

RD 601 Projector Review


So far, described features seem to be appealing. This mini projector supports wireless connection, Bluetooth, 3D projection, Android OS and more; this is a lot compared to other devices available on the market, and this offsets not so appealing features such as old Android version or fewer Lumens. I think it would be worth giving it a try! You can purchase it on GearBest for U S $377.91, and it comes with a 12-month warranty. Check out how you can take care of your projector.



  • Support 3D, Bluetooth and WiFi
  • LED and DLP technology
  • Super compact design
  • Built-in rechargeable battery


  • Unable to update Android OS
  • Fewer Lumens

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Conclusion: RD 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector

RD 601 Smart Mini 3D DLP Projector suits perfectly at home or the office, you can delight your senses with a 3D experience while watching movies or series or you can be as professional at work giving a presentation using this mini projector. Compatible with common devices; SD cards and USB memory sticks make everything easier as well as wireless connection. Its built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery offers you quality time without continuous power supply. It is not possible to upgrade Android OS to a later version.

RD 601 Projector Review
8.9Overall Score
Cost Effectiveness9
Ease of Use9.3
Reader Rating 2 Votes