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Optoma Introduces New Line of High Brightness Projectors for Classroom and Corporate Environments

Press Release  |  Dec 6, 2017

New line of projectors offers incredibly luminous and sharp images with PC-free capabilities for seamless presentations

Fremont, Calif., Dec. 6, 2017 – Optoma, a world-leading manufacturer of video and audio products, today announced five new projectors designed to bring high brightness, along with Optoma’s core dependability, adaptability and cutting-edge image technology into classrooms, corporate boardrooms and multipurpose offices. The Optoma WU465, EH465, EH460ST, W460 and X460 deliver super bright, sharp and colorful images to a range of environments, including those with higher ambient light.

Optoma WU465 and Optoma EH465 feature super bright WUXGA and 1080p HD resolution projection with 4,800 lumens of brightness to shine in any environment. With a 20,000:1 contrast ratio, both projectors feature 4,800 lumens and a 1.5x zoom. Estimated street price (ESP) pricing is $1,299 and $1,199 respectively.

Optoma EH460ST features 1080p HD resolution and strong brightness with a short throw ratio. With a 20,000:1 contrast ratio and 4,200 lumens, it projects an incredibly vivid, sharp and large 152-inch image from only 5.5-feet away. ESP pricing is $1,099.

Optoma W460 and Optoma X460, featuring WXGA and XGA resolution respectively, deliver 20,000:1 contrast ratio and 1.2x zoom. The Optoma W460 projects 4,600 lumens of brightness, and the Optoma X460 4,500 lumens. They are available for ESP pricing of $849 and $799 respectively.

All of the new Optoma 460 and 465 models feature extensive I/O support with 2xHDMI (with MHL), VGA-in/out, Audio-in/out, RJ-45, USB reader and RS-232C. These projectors also provide both USB display screen mirroring and wireless screen mirroring capabilities for Android, iOS, PC, Mac OS X and Windows devices, allowing all users to easily connect any of their devices and engage with displayed content. In addition, these projectors offer PC-free presentation capabilities, which allows for convenient connectivity with USB storage devices for easy playback of audio, images and other files. The projectors also come equipped with a powerful 10-watt speaker, which enhances presentations and media with crisp and clear sound. With an impressive 15,000-hour lamp life, minimal maintenance is required, allowing for stress-free operation and powerful performance for an extended period of time.

“When designing projectors for classrooms and corporate installations, we wanted to offer a number of high-brightness, PC-free options that deliver incredibly sharp images and allow for seamless, wireless media sharing and viewing,” said Brian Soto, head of product management, Optoma Technology. “Our channel partners and end users have asked for high performance projectors that deliver big on brightness and meet all of their presentation needs, and this line does just that and more.”

The Optoma WU465, EH465, EH460ST, W460 and X460 are now available through Optoma authorized dealers and distributors including CDW, Connection, Focused Technology, ProjectorPeople and ProjectorSuperstore. For more details on the new products or the company, please visit:

About Optoma Technology
Optoma Technology is a world-leading designer and manufacturer of award-winning video and audio products for home entertainment and theater, ProAV and business. With a focus on premium quality and functional style, products are designed with the end-user experience in mind. Optoma and NuForce products deliver stunning crystal-clear images and exceptional sound with ultimate reliability. Optoma Technology is part of The Optoma Group, which has continental headquarters in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. For more information, please visit: