Epson Unveils Projectors Designed for Use With Smart Whiteboards
Epson has debuted three new projectors
designed to be integrated with Smart Technologies' interactive
The Epson PowerLite 530 for SMART will be available for delivery in March.
three new PowerLite projectors will be
shipped with Smart Notebook collaborative learning software and Smart
tools. They are also designed to integrate with Smart's extended
in order to control projector power, volume and input.
new Epson projectors have been
specifically engineered to provide enhanced integration capabilities
Board interactive whiteboard systems," said Jason Meyer, senior product
for Epson America projectors, "bringing best-in-class learning
three models — 530, 580 and 585W — vary only
in terms of color brightness and white brightness. The PowerLite 530
have XGA resolution while the PowerLite 585W has WXGA resolution.
of the new projector models, which will be
available for delivery in March, have 3LCD and 3-chip technology for
color brightness. They also have short throw capability with the
and 580 able to project a 77-inch image and PowerLite 585W an 87-inch
projectors can wirelessly share and compare
students' work from multiple devices simultaneously, all with device
software that allows teachers to control the workflow. Likewise, the
connect with iPhones, iPads and Android tables and smartphones.
$49 Epson replacement lamps reduce the
overall cost of projector ownership.
come with a two-year limited warranty that
includes phone technical support and a replacement program that has
shipping of replacement parts.
Michael Hart is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and the former executive editor of THE Journal.