Epson Introduces PowerLite 1700-Series Ultra-Portable Projectors

New line of business projectors ‘offer convenient wireless connectivity and easy setup features for road warriors.’

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Epson recently introduced its slimmest ultra-portable projectors: the next- generation PowerLite 1700 series.

The PowerLite 1795F, 1785W, 1781W, and 1780W “offer a convenient form factor ideal for business travel, wireless connectivity for quick and easy content sharing and flexible positioning with automatic vertical keystone correction for proportional, high-quality display from multiple angles,” according to the announcement from Epson.

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The two high-end models also offer wireless screen mirroring from a smartphone or streaming device with Miracast for optimized connectivity options.

Here’s more information about the Epson 1700 projector series:

Epson projectors feature 3LCD, 3-chip technology for 3x Higher Color Brightness and up to 3x Wider Color Gamut than competitive DLP projectors. All new PowerLite 1700 series projectors support Chromecast, Roku and MHL-enabled devices.

The PowerLite 1780W, 1781W and 1785W offer WXGA resolution and the flagship PowerLite 1795F features 1080p resolution for full HD-quality content. In addition to auto vertical keystone correction, the PowerLite 1781W, 1785W and 1795F offer auto horizontal keystone correction and Screen Fit to quickly adjust an image to fit any screen, even if the projector is placed off-center.

“Thin as a laptop and just four pounds, the PowerLite 1700 series are lightweight and wireless projectors, ideal for road warriors that require bright images, optimized connectivity and HD quality presentations,” said Eric Uaje, product manager for projectors at Epson America, Inc. “The integration of 1080p resolution, vertical and horizontal auto keystone correction and flexible projection from mobile devices were a direct result of feedback from our customers, and we will continue to deliver the innovation customers need to aid in their business success.”

The PowerLite 1700 series delivers innovative features that ensure bright, vibrant images, as well as a quick and easy set up across devices. The projectors are ideal for frequent business travelers.

The PowerLite 1780W delivers 3,000-lumens color brightness and 3,000-lumens white brightness and the PowerLite 1781W, PowerLite 1785W and PowerLite 1795F deliver 3,200-lumens color brightness and 3,200-lumens white brightness for vivid, uncompromising images.

Users can project from their laptops, tablets or smartphones without plugging into the projector for flexibility and mobility with wireless connectivity and utilize wireless setup from mobile devices by scanning QR code using phone or tablet device.

The projectors are compatible with the latest laptops and media players using HDMI video and audio displays. They utilize 3LCD, 3-chip technology for 3x higher color brightness and up to 3x wider color gamut than competitive DLP projectors.

The PowerLite 1781W projector ($799 MSRP) will be sold through authorized retailers and the PowerLite 1780W ($749 MSRP), 1785W ($1,099 MSRP) and 1795F projectors ($1,249 MSRP) will be sold through authorized Epson resellers.

All PowerLite products come with a two-year limited warranty and a 90-day limited lamp warranty, with free next-business-day replacement to the U.S. and Canada and a postage-paid return envelope.

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