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Epson BrightLink Interactive Ultra Short Throw Projector - 475Wi
Windows and Mac versions on same CD
Item #: 475Wi
Gr. K-13+, Inclusion
Create a more engaging classroom with this simple new interactive projector that has the power to make learning a fun experience for students.

Annotate from any source — directly on projected images sent over the network or on content from DVD/Blu-ray® players and document cameras — without the use of a computer. Plus, with dual pen support, two users can write simultaneously, making it easier than ever to actively engage your students in the curriculum. And, setup is easy with auto calibration and no PC driver to install.

The impressive ultra-short-throw projection of BrightLink 475Wi means you can project large, interactive, WXGA images up to 100" without shadow interference. Add versatile wall or table mounting options, HDMI connectivity, a built-in 16 W speaker and convenient microphone jack, and these fully loaded BrightLink projectors open the world to interactivity 3.0.

3x Brighter Colors and reliable performance — 3LCD, 3-chip technology*

One measurement of brightness is not enough — look for both high color brightness and high white brightness.

The BrightLink 475Wi has:

Color Brightness: 2600 lumens

White Brightness: 2600 lumens

Built-in interactivity — powerful projector plus pen combination provides complete interactive solution without the need for expensive electronic whiteboard

PC-Free annotation — write on projected images from iPads, document cameras and Blu-Ray players, or directly on ordinary white boards without ever connecting to a computer

Dual Pen Support — innovative pen technology allows two users to annotate simultaneously, anywhere on the board

Easy setup — no driver installation; auto calibration; convenient tools including horizontal keystone correction, Quick Corner® and more

Eliminate shadowing — project ultra-bright, ultra-wide WXGA images up to 100" from less than 13" away

Ultra Flexible — versatile mounting solutions transform most any wall or table into an interactive learning center

Future-ready connectivity — HDMI digital connectivity for classrooms with the latest devices

Value-added communication features — built-in 16 W speaker, audio pass-through, microphone input and built-in closed captioning decoder

Versatile network connectivity — RJ-45 LAN connectivity for remote audio/video presentations and control; optional wireless capabilities for even greater flexibility

Energy-efficient lamp — up to 4000-hour lamp life

Added versatility — partner your projector directly with the Epson DC-06 document camera via USB

High-efficiency filter — 2x the surface area of previous filters for better protection against dust; cleaning schedule up to 5000 hours

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Minimum system requirements: Technical Specs

Projection System: EPSON 3LCD, 3-chip technology

Projection Method: Front / Rear / Wall Mount / Table

Driving Method: Poly-silicon TFT Active Matrix

Pixel Number: 1,024,000 dots (1280 x 800) x 3

Color Brightness (Color Light Output): 2600 lumens

White Brightness (White Light Output): 2600 lumens

Interactive Color Brightness (Color Light Output): 2600 lumens

Interactive White Brightness (White Light Output): 2600 lumens

Aspect Ratio: 16:10

Native Resolution: 1280 x 800 (WXGA)

Lamp Type: 190 W UHE

Lamp Life:

ECO mode: Up to 4000 hours

Normal mode: Up to 3000 hours

Throw Ratio Range:

4:3: 0.33 – 0.44

16:9: 0.27 – 0.37

16:10: 0.27 – 0.37

Size (projected distance):

4:3: 53" – 88"

16:9: 59" – 97"

16:10: 60" – 100"

Keystone Correction:


Vertical: ±5 degrees

Horizontal: ±5 degrees

USB Plug 'n Play:

Mac® 10.5 or later

USB Plug 'n Play for Windows® 2000 or later

Contrast Ratio: Up to 3000:1

Color Reproduction: 16.77 million colors

Projection Lens

Type: Manual focus

F-number: 1.80

Focal Length: 3.71 mm

Zoom Ratio: Digital zoom 1.0 – 1.35x


Display Performance:

NTSC: 480 lines

PAL: 560 lines

(Depends on observation of the multi-burst pattern)

Input Signal: NTSC / NTSC4.43 / PAL / M-PAL / N-PAL / PAL60/ SECAM



Computer / component video: D-sub 15 pin x 2

S-video: Mini DIN x 1

Composite video: RCA x 1

Audio in x 3: RCA (L and R) x 1, Mini stereo x 2

Variable audio out: Mini stereo x 1

LAN networking: RJ-45 x 1

Serial: RS-232c x 1

Monitor out: D-sub 15 pin x 1

USB Type B x 1 (USB display, mouse, interactivity)

USB Type A x 1 (USB memory/document camera)

Wireless port 802.11 b/g/n (optional module sold separately)

Microphone port

Speaker: 16 W monaural

Operating Temperature: 41° to 95° F (5° to 35° C)

Power Supply Voltage: 100 – 240 V ±10%, 50/60 Hz AC

Power Consumption:

Normal mode: 287 W

Communication on: 7.5 W standby

Communication off: 0.21 W standby

Direct Power On / Off

Instant Off®

Fan Noise:

ECO mode: 28 dB

Normal mode: 35 dB

Security: Kensington® lock provision, security anchor bar, password protect function


Excluding feet: 14.5" x 14.8" x 5.7" (W x D x H)


Without slide plate: 11.9 lb

With slide plate: 13.5 lb

Remote Control

Features: Computer, video, USB, LAN, source search, power, aspect, color mode, volume, e-zoom, A/V mute, freeze, menu, help, auto, enter, esc, pointer, user

Operating Angle:

Rear: Right / Left: ±55 degrees - Upper / Lower: +75 to +15 degrees

Front: Right / Left: ±30 degrees - Upper / Lower: 0 to +60 degrees

Operating Distance: 19.7' (6 m)

Interactive Specifications

Interactive Technology: Infrared; 940 nm

Interactive Area: 60" to 100" diagonal (16:10, WXGA)

Interactive Modes:

Computer interactivity / input

Interactive and Whiteboard modes, Dual user

PC-Free input

Annotation, Single user

Calibration Method: Automatic or Manual

Interactive Connectivity: USB cable required

PC-Free Annotation: Supported, single user

PC-Free Annotation Tools: EPSON Easy Interactive Tools

PC-Free Annotation Sources: Document cameras, DVD / Blu-Ray player, iPod® / iPad devices

Interactive Software

Easy Interactive Driver:

Windows® and Linux: No driver required

Macintosh: Mac OS® X 10.3.9, 10.4.x, 10.5.x, 10.6.x, 10.7.x (Included in the box. Also available for unlimited download at Epson.com support page)

Easy Interactive Tools

Microsoft Windows XP SP2, Windows XP SP3 (Home Edition / Professional), Windows Vista®3, Windows Vista SP13, Windows Vista SP23 (All editions except for Starter), Windows 74, Windows 7 SP14 (All editions except for Starter)

Macintosh OS X 10.4.x, Mac OS X 10.5.x, Mac OS X 10.6.x, Mac OS X 10.7.x

TeamBoard Draw! Software (included)

Windows XP SP33, Windows Vista4, Windows 74, Quicktime player and Flash player installed

Macintosh Intel Mac OS X 10.5x or later

RM Easiteach Next Generation (optional)

Windows XP SP33, Windows Vista4, Windows 74

Apple Macintosh 10.5 or later

Interactive Input Device

Type of Interactive Input Device: Digital pen (two included)

Multiple Pen Support: Yes, Dual pen

Interactive Pen Functions: Mouse functions (left and right click), Electronic pen, LED battery status indicator

Interactive Pen Power: AA battery, rechargeable

Compatible Pen Battery Types: SANYO eneloop®: HR-3UTG / HR-3UTGA6, Manganese dry cell, alkaline dry cell,

Interactive Pen Dimensions: 6.5" x 0.98" (L x W)

Interactive Pen Weight: 1.2 oz. (without battery)


See the Epson website for convenient and reasonable recycling options at www.epson.com/recycle.

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Connection via a wired or wireless LAN requires optional 802.11 network adapter.

Epson projectors have 3x Brighter Colors than their leading competitive 1-chip DLP business and education projectors. Competitive projectors based on NPD data, July 2011 through June 2012. Color brightness (color light output) measured in accordance with IDMS 15.4. Color brightness will vary depending on usage conditions.

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