New Ultra-Short-Throw Projector Can Be Used on Any Surface
A new ultra-short-throw projector will allow users to
annotations on the image projected onto any wall, dry erase board or
without the need of a computer.
Display Solutions of America has introduced the UM352W,
which is designed to provide greater collaboration between students and
The 3,500-lumen projector includes two
interactive pens and a
built-in interactive pen receiver that can be used on just about any
it can be used without a computer, it does work with NEC's NPO1TM touch
allowing finger-touch white-boarding and interactivity with a connected
It includes an app that lets teachers and students
share and annotate content from a large variety of devices, including
tablets and smartphones.
Among the UM352W's other features:
- Lamp life of up to 6,000 hours;
- 1,280 x 800 WXGA resolution;
- The ability to share content over multiple wired and
networks at once;
- Integrated 20-watt speaker;
- Remote control;
- Keystone correction tools; and
- A wide set of inputs.
The UM352W with built-in pen-based interactivity,
white-boarding and DisplayNote software is available at a suggested
price of $2,349. Bundled with a custom wall mount, the suggested retail
is $2,449, and with the custom wall mount and interactive touch module
"Educators continually tell us the importance of
with students in the classroom," said NEC Display Solutions Senior
Manager Bob Guentner. "The UM352W projector helps them fulfill that
Michael Hart is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and the former executive editor of THE Journal.