ViewSonic PRO8600 DLP Projector

ViewSonic Pro8600 DLP Projector Features 6,000 Lumens Ultrahigh Brightness – See Specs, Price and Where to Buy

ViewSonic Corp. recently introduced an advance high brightness projector that is perfect for large class rooms, conference rooms or public demo rooms – the ViewSonic Pro8600 DLP Projector. The Pro8600 features 6,000 ANSI lumens and 1024×768 XGA native resolutions, and features an array of connectivity options including wireless connectivity. Check out its features, specifications, price and where you can buy below.


ViewSonic PRO8600 DLP Projector

The ViewSonic Pro8600 DLP installation projector is integrated with cutting-edge 6000 lumens ultrahigh brightness and 15,000:1 contrast ratio that ensures every image is crystal clear and vivid in a wide range of environments. The BrilliantColor™ technology features multi-color processing to produce stunning, vibrant colors. Unlike other technologies such as LCD which use just 3 primary colors to produce the image, the Pro8600 comes with sophisticated 5-segment color for accurate and vivid color reproduction. The Pro8600 is the optimal solution for projection in large lecture rooms, conference rooms, and public demo rooms.

The Pro8600 provides maximum mounting flexibility with a 1.5x optical zoom lens, multitude of connectivity options including HDMI, LAN & USB display, optional Wi-Fi, and centralized remote management with Crestron LAN controller. The 20-watt integrated speakers are ideal for multimedia applications, videos, audio-enabled presentations. The ViewSonic Pro8600 offers seamless integration and full support for Crestron control systems, and also comes standard with the Crestron RoomView Express control software to help IT personnel managing projectors efficiently and effectively – from having full remote access and control to saving valuable time and money.

ViewSonic PRO8600 DLP Projector price

According to Max Hsu, product marketing director of ViewSonic Asia Pacific: “While the market of projectors for commercial applications is maturing, the key to success is to provide amazing picture quality for any of today’s big venues such as large conference rooms or lecture hall environments. The demand leads to the advance in high brightness projection technologies.” “Designed to meet the commercial needs, the ViewSonic Pro8600 installation projector provides an ultra-high 6,000 lumens of brightness to ensure clear, stunningly vivid image quality in bright conference rooms, exhibition halls and other large commercial venues. Moreover, the compact size and light weight of Pro8600 allows easy installation. Its wide 1.5x optical zoom enables the users to freely zoom and adjust images without sacrificing the quality, while maximums mounting flexibility. The Pro8600 is a great tool for making impressive business and classroom presentations”

ViewSonic PRO8600 DLP Projector review

ViewSonic Pro8600 DLP Projector Key Features

Bright in Any Setting
Packed with 6,000 lumens and a high contrast ratio of 15,000:1 (DCR), the Pro8600 is guaranteed to be vibrant and clear, even in high ambient light environments.

Wireless & Wired LAN display
With its advanced network capability, the projector allows you to project up to 4 PCs at the same time with the ability to broadcast up to 8 projectors via wireless (Optional wireless adapter WPD-100 is required) or wired LAN connection. The included vsPresenter software offers complete control of your desktop screen for seamless presentation.

Crestron RoomView network control
IT admin can monitor, schedule, and manage multiple projectors remotely, as well as receive projector status alerts, with the included CrestronRoomView Express control software.

PC-less JPG slideshows
You can jump start your presentations without waiting for your PC to boot up. With PC-less slideshows feature, you can enjoy your pictures or images directly from a USB flash drive without a PC.

BrilliantColor™ technology
BrilliantColor™ technology delivers stunning, all-digital clarity with lifelike color, sharp graphics and outstanding video. The sophisticated 5-segment color wheel enriches the yellow color performance that is key to accurate and vivid color reproduction.

ViewSonic PRO8600 DLP Projector Specifications

ViewSonic Pro8600 Specifications

DisplayType0.7″ Digital Micromirror Device (DLP™)
ResolutionXGA 1024×768 (native)
Lens1.5x manual optical zoom / manual optical focus
Zoom FactorN/A
KeystoneAuto vertical digital keystone correction (+/- 40º)
Display Size30 – 300 in. / 0.76 – 7.6 m (diagonal)
Throw Distance3.0 – 32.8 ft. / 0.9 – 10.0 m
Throw Ratio1.45~2.18:1
Lamp Type350 watt
Lamp Life (normal/eco-mode)2500 / 3000* hours
Brightness6000 Lumens
Contrast Ratio15,000:1 (w/DynamicEco™)
Aspect Ratio4:3 (native)
Color Wheel5-seg RGBYW / 7200rpm
Color Depth30 bits, 1.07B Color (10+10+10)
Color GamutN/A
Input SignalComputer and VideoNTSC M (3.58 MHz), 4.43MHz, PAL (B, D, G, H, I, M, N, 60), SECAM (B, D, G, K, K1, L), SD 480i and 576i, ED 480p and 576p, HD 720p, 1080i, 1080p
FrequencyFh: 31–100KHz, Fv: 48–120Hz
CompatibilityPCVGA to 1600×1200 UXGA
MacUp to UXGA (may require MAC adaptor)
ConnectorAudio Input3.5mm mini jack (x2), RCA (L/R)
Audio Out3.5mm mini jack
RGB Input15-pin mini D-sub (x2)
Composite InputRCA jack
S-Video Input4-pin mini-DIN
ComponentRCA (x3), 15-pin mini D-sub (x2, shared with RGB)
RGB Output15-pin mini D-sub
ControlRS-232 (DB-9)
DigitalHDMI (x1)
USBType A USB flash drive / wireless dongle (WPD-100); Type B mouse control / service; Mini B USB display
Mic-In3.5mm mini jack
Screen TriggerN/A
Card ReaderN/A
AudioSpeakers10-watt (x2)
PowerVoltage100~240VAC (Auto Switching), 50/60Hz (universal)
Consumption408w (typ.) / <0.5w (standby mode)
ControlsBasicPower, keystone/arrow keys, left/blank, menu/exit, right/panel key lock, enter, source
OSDPicture, Computer Image, Setting, Option, Network (See user guide for full OSD functionality)
Operating ConditionsTemperature32ºF–104ºF (0ºC–40ºC)
Humidity10%–90% (non-condensing)
Altitude0~6,000 ft (1,800m), operational up to 10,000 ft (3048m)
Noise LevelNormal34dB
DimensionsPhysical13.1 x 4.3 x 10.4 in. / 333 x 110 x 263 mm
Packaging16.5 x 15.4 x 7.8 in. / 420 x 390 x 198 mm
WeightNet8.5 lb. / 3.9 kg
Gross11.8 lb. / 5.4 kg
RegulationsCB, UL, cUL, FCC (including ICES-003), CE, UL-Argentina, NOM, GS, GOST-R, SASO, Ukraine, PSB, C-Tick, Korean-KC, CCC, CECP, WEEE, RoHS
Package ContentsPro8600 projector, power cable, VGA cable, laser remote control with batteries, lens cap, Quick Start Guide, ViewSonic Wizard DVD (with User Guide), soft carrying case
Warranty3-year limited warranty on parts and labor, 1-year limited warranty on lamp, 1st year free Express Exchange® service**

Price and Where to Buy

The ViewSonic Pro8600 DLP installation projector is now available with a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $2,099.99. But you can get it for as low as $1,852.99 with free shipping here.



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