Long Beach, Calif. - Epson
introduced Tuesday two new budget-positioned 3LCD-based PowerLite business- and
education-market video projectors designed to deliver high brightness and
advanced feature performance.
The PowerLite 1880 ($1,399 suggested retail) delivers 4,000
lumens color/white light output with XGA resolution, and the PowerLite 1850W
($1,299) offers 3,700 lumens color/white light output with WXGA resolution.
Both projectors include flexible setup features with Easy-Slide
technology - a horizontal keystone adjustment slider - and advanced
"We have found that cost-conscious corporate and higher-education
users are looking for ultra-bright projectors but don't want to spend thousands
of dollars for them," said Sean Gunduz, product manager, Epson America. "The
PowerLite 1880 and 1850W meet the needs of these customers by delivering
brightness, high image quality and an array of advanced features at an
Connectivity options include HDMI and USB.
The PowerLite 1880 adds advanced networking with wired LAN
connectivity for simplified management over a network, allowing for remote
monitoring and control, the ability to send content over the IP, message
broadcasting, and Crestron RoomView compatibility.