BrightLink 480i Interactive XGA 3LCD Projector with Mount

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Projection System: EPSON 3LCD, 3-chip technology

Projection Method: Front / Rear / Wall Mount / Table

Driving Method: Poly-silicon TFT Active Matrix

Pixel Number: 786,432 dots (1024 x 768) x 3

Color Brightness (Color Light Output): 3000 lumens1

White Brightness (White Light Output): 3000 lumens1

Interactive Color Brightness (Color Light Output): 3000 lumens1

Interactive White Brightness (White Light Output): 3000 lumens1

Aspect Ratio: 4:3

Native Resolution: 1024 x 768 (XGA)

Lamp Type: 215 W UHE

Lamp Life:

  • ECO mode: Up to 4000 hours2
  • Normal mode: Up to 3000 hours2

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: 56" – 93"
  • 16:9: 53" – 88"
  • 16:10: 52" – 85"

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

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Type: Manual focus

F-number: 1.80

Focal Length: 3.71 mm

Zoom Ratio: Digital zoom 1.0 – 1.35x


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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


  • HDMI
  • 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: 313 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


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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

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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:

  • 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

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Interactive Technology: Infrared; 940 nm

Interactive Area: 56" to 93" diagonal (4:3, XGA)

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 devices5

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 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

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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)


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1 Color brightness (color light output) and white brightness (white light output) will vary depending on usage conditions. Color light output measured in accordance with IDMS 15.4; white light output measured in accordance with ISO 21118.

2 Lamp life will vary depending upon mode selected, environmental conditions and usage. Lamp brightness decreases over time.

3 32-bit versions only

4 32-bit and 64-bit version

5 Functionality may vary depending on hardware, application, and/or provider restrictions or limitations. Devices and cables not included.

6 eneloop batteries and charger included. eneloop® is a registered trademark of Sanyo Electronic Co., Ltd.

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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.