ViewSonic Pro8600 DLP Projector Features 6,000 Lumens Ultrahigh Brightness – See Specs, Price and Where to Buy
Published on March 26th, 2014
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.
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.
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 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 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 Specifications
|Display||Type||0.7" Digital Micromirror Device (DLP)|
|Resolution||XGA 1024x768 (native)|
|Lens||1.5x manual optical zoom / manual optical focus|
|Keystone||Auto vertical digital keystone correction (+/- 40º)|
|Display Size||30 300 in. / 0.76 7.6 m (diagonal)|
|Throw Distance||3.0 32.8 ft. / 0.9 10.0 m|
|Lamp Type||350 watt|
|Lamp Life (normal/eco-mode)||2500 / 3000* hours|
|Contrast Ratio||15,000:1 (w/DynamicEco)|
|Aspect Ratio||4:3 (native)|
|Color Wheel||5-seg RGBYW / 7200rpm|
|Color Depth||30 bits, 1.07B Color (10+10+10)|
|Input Signal||Computer and Video||NTSC 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|
|Frequency||Fh: 31100KHz, Fv: 48120Hz|
|Compatibility||PC||VGA to 1600x1200 UXGA|
|Mac||Up to UXGA (may require MAC adaptor)|
|Connector||Audio Input||3.5mm mini jack (x2), RCA (L/R)|
|Audio Out||3.5mm mini jack|
|RGB Input||15-pin mini D-sub (x2)|
|Composite Input||RCA jack|
|S-Video Input||4-pin mini-DIN|
|Component||RCA (x3), 15-pin mini D-sub (x2, shared with RGB)|
|RGB Output||15-pin mini D-sub|
|USB||Type A USB flash drive / wireless dongle (WPD-100); Type B mouse control / service; Mini B USB display|
|Mic-In||3.5mm mini jack|
|Power||Voltage||100~240VAC (Auto Switching), 50/60Hz (universal)|
|Consumption||408w (typ.) / <0.5w (standby mode)|
|Controls||Basic||Power, keystone/arrow keys, left/blank, menu/exit, right/panel key lock, enter, source|
|OSD||Picture, Computer Image, Setting, Option, Network (See user guide for full OSD functionality)|
|Operating Conditions||Temperature||32ºF104ºF (0ºC40ºC)|
|Altitude||0~6,000 ft (1,800m), operational up to 10,000 ft (3048m)|
|Dimensions||Physical||13.1 x 4.3 x 10.4 in. / 333 x 110 x 263 mm|
|Packaging||16.5 x 15.4 x 7.8 in. / 420 x 390 x 198 mm|
|Weight||Net||8.5 lb. / 3.9 kg|
|Gross||11.8 lb. / 5.4 kg|
|Regulations||CB, 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 Contents||Pro8600 projector, power cable, VGA cable, laser remote control with batteries, lens cap, Quick Start Guide, ViewSonic Wizard DVD (with User Guide), soft carrying case|
|Warranty||3-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.