Epson Announces Availability for New BrightLink Interactive Ultra Short-Throw Laser Displays

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Epson today announced availability for its new BrightLink® interactive laser displays – the BrightLink 1485Fi (opens in new tab) is now shipping and the BrightLink 1480Fi (opens in new tab) will ship in March 2020. These 3LCD interactive laser displays provide 5,000 lumens of color and white brightness and a virtually maintenance-free 20,000-hour laser light source with no lamps. The BrightLink 1485Fi offers a new 16:6 widescreen display option for creating an ultra-wide display up to 120-inches.  

Additional features include:

5,000 lumens of color and white brightness

Flexible image sizes – Projects large, 100-inch, 16:9 images; BrightLink 1485Fi adds an option for super-wide 120-inch, 16:6 images

Solid-state laser light source – Virtually maintenance-free 20,000-hour laser light source with no lamps

Digital whiteboard – Draw, save, print, and email without a PC; share whiteboard content to other network-connected BrightLink projectors

BrightLink 1480Fi offers pen-enabled interactivity; BrightLink 1485Fi offers both touch and pen-enabled interactivity4 for up to eight users to collaborate at once

Improved cable management – The BrightLink 1485Fi offers an HDBaseT control pad that supports video, audio and interactive functions, reducing the number of cables 

Built-in wireless – Use free Epson iProjection™ software to connect, display and share content simultaneously to/from up to 50 connected devices

Connect with Miracast® – Supports software-free, peer-to-peer wireless connectivity

SMART Learning Suite – Includes one-year subscription and support for SMART Notebook®, SMART amp™, SMART lab™, SMART Learning Suite Online, and more 

Pricing and Availability

The Epson BrightLink 1485Fi is available now for $2,850 (education pricing) and the BrightLink 1480Fi will be available in March 2020, with pricing available closer to shipping. The interactive laser displays come with a limited three-year warranty with next business day replacement, including free shipping both ways.