The ViewSonic® Pro8500 is an advanced high brightness DLP® installation projector which includes BrilliantColor™ technology to produce more vibrant colors. The Pro8500 delivers 5000 lumens, 4900:1 contrast ratio with a 1024x768 XGA native resolution, allowing it to shine in virtually any lighting situation. The Pro8500 provides maximum mounting flexibility with a wide 1.5X optical zoom adjustment and a multitude of connectivity options including Network Display, USB, and WiFi. The filter-less design and long lamp life provide for easy maintenance and low total cost of ownership.
Ultra-bright 5,000 lumen output makes this the perfect choice for large boardrooms, conference halls and auditoriums.
Latest BrilliantColor™ technology delivers stunning all-digital clarity with life-like color, sharp graphics and outstanding video. The sophisticated 5-segment color (RGBWY) wheel provides greater color accuracy than standard DLP projectors with a 4-segment color wheel
Integrated closed captioning decoder for the hearing impaired.
Give Greener presentations and save
Use the Eco-mode to achieve lower power consumption, reduce overall noise and extend lamp life. Filter less design saves costs and maintenance.
Network control through RJ-45
Schedule, manage and monitor the projector remotely and receive e-mail alerts of projector lamp status
With its advanced management software, you can project up to 4 PCs at the same time with the ability to broadcast up to 8 projectors.
PC-Less Slide Show Presentation
Project your pictures or images directly from a USB flash drive without a PC.
Supports multiple video timing formats from SD (NTSC, PAL, SECAM) to HD 720p, 1080i/p
Project your presentations through any USB connection without the hassle of running a bulky VGA cable.
Allow the projector to be WiFi enabled with an optional USB wireless adapter (WPD-100)
0.7" Digital Micromirror Device (DLP™)
XGA 1024x768 (Native)
1.5x Manual optical zoom / Manual optical focus
Vertical digital keystone correction: +/– 40 degrees
30"–300" / 0.76m–7.6m
0.9m–10m / 3ft–32.8ft
1.45 – 2.18:1
Lamp life (normal/eco-mode)
4000 / 5000* hours
5000 ANSI lumens
4:3 (native), 16:9, 16:10, Auto
70% NTSC 1931 CIE
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 and 1080p
Fh: 31–100KHz, Fv: 48–120Hz
VGA to UXGA
Up to UXGA (scaled)
Type A: for PC-less slide show presentation – supports JPEG, BMP, TIFF, PNG, GIF from USB flash drive, optional wireless USB adapter Mini-B: for direct presentation from computer (not Mac compatible)
Input: HDMI 1.3
15-pin mini D-sub (x2)
15-pin mini D-sub
3.5mm mini jack (x2), RCA (L/R) x1 / 3.5mm mini jack
Picture: Brightness, Contrast, Color Setting, User Color, Auto Keystone, Keystone, Aspect Ratio, Image, White Intensity, Gamma, 3D Sync, 3D Sync Invert Video/Audio: Frequency, Tracking, H Position, V Position, Overscan, Noise Reduction, Video Setting, Audio Setting, Microphone Volume, Speaker Volume, Mute Setting: Manual Position, Projection, Signal Type, Power Saving, Auto Source, Eco-mode, Filter Mode, High Altitude, OSD Timeout, OSD Transparency, Presentation Timer Information: Input Source, Resolution, H Frequency, V Frequency, MAC Address, Filter Hours, Filter Hours Reset, Lamp Hours, Lamp Hours Reset, Factory Default Option: Blank Screen, Password, Start up Screen, Close Captions, Green Mode, DC 12V, Others, Function, Test Pattern, Quick Power ON, Quick Cooling Network: Wired LAN, Wireless LAN, Network Restart
0~6,000 ft (1,800m), operational up to 10,000 ft (3048m)