TCEA 2012 NEWS: Projector line offers dual pen Interactivity and built-in annotation

Epson has introduced a complete line of short throw and ultra-short throw interactive BrightLink projectors. All six models offer an interactive projector + pen combination with advanced connectivity options to project onto any existing whiteboard, wall or other smooth, light-colored, hard surface.

Ultra-Short Throw Model Features (BrightLink 475Wi, 480i and 485Wi):

  • Built-in Annotation
  • Dual Pen Interactivity
  • Interactive Table
  • Auto Calibration: Models perform automatic calibration for seamless interaction with the pens
  • Ultra-Short Throw Distance -as close as 2.8-inches away from the wall

BrightLink Shared Features:

  • iProjection: Teachers can present to BrightLink from most iOS Apple devices running iOS 4.2 or later, including the iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch®
  • Speaker and Microphone Input
  • Network Monitoring and Control
  • Monitor and Control
  • Low Total Cost of Ownership
  • Instant On and Instant Off®
  • HDMI digital connection, USB Plug ‘n Play Instant Setup
  • 3LCD Technology

Epson also offers the Brighter Futures ® program, a sales and support initiative that offers special pricing, extended Epson limited warranty coverage for three years, dedicated education account managers, and toll-free technical support for all Epson projectors.

The new Epson BrightLink projectors will be available in spring 2012 through select dealers on a state-by-state basis.

Product Short Throw/Ultra-Short Throw Lumens Resolution Education Pricing:

BrightLink 425Wi Short throw 2,500 WXGA $1,299
BrightLink 430i Short throw 3,000 XGA $1,299
BrightLink 435Wi Short throw 3,000 WXGA $1,399
BrightLink 475Wi Ultra-short throw 2,600 WXGA $1,599
BrightLink 480i Ultra-short throw 3,000 XGA $1,599
BrightLink 485Wi Ultra-short throw 3,100 WXGA $1,699