Projector control unit connects AV sources

Epson today announced the PowerLite® Pilot™ Connection and Control Box, a solution that offers control of multimedia sources connected to Epson’s wall-mounted short throw and ultra-short throw classroom projectors. The PowerLite Pilot gives teachers one convenient place to connect and manage audio and video sources such as computers, DVD players, iPods, and more.

Epson is also offering two optional accessories, a wireless pendant microphone and external speakers.The PowerLite Pilot will be available at the end of June through national resellers, pro audio/visual dealers, mail order, and distribution, for $249. The optional speakers will be available for $149, and the optional wireless microphone will be available for $449.