WUXGA classroom projector with up to a 10,000-hour lamp life in Normal Mode
Bring brilliant widescreen images and easy collaboration to any classroom with the ultra bright PowerLite U50 wireless projector. Featuring Epson® 3LCD technology, 3,700 lumens of color/white brightness, plus WUXGA resolution, the U50 shines bright, even in well-lit rooms. Its long-life lamp lasts up to 10,000 hours in Normal Mode. That combined with its up-to-10,000-hour filter cycle mean it’s virtually maintenance free. And, it offers integrated wireless networking with enterprise-level security. Teachers can wirelessly share content simultaneously from multiple devices, including Chromebooks, iOS® and Android™ devices.
- Ultra bright, vivid color – 3,700 lumens color/white brightness2; advanced 3-chip, 3CLD technology
- Amazing, widescreen images – native WUXGA resolution (1920 x 1200)
- Ultra long-life lamp – up to a 10,000-hour lamp life in Normal Mode; up to 17,000 hours in ECO Mode
- Easy classroom collaboration – integrated wireless networking with enterprise-level security
- Wireless sharing with Epson iProjection™ – connect up to 50 devices, including Chromebook™, iOS, Android, Mac® and PC screens; simultaneously display content from up to four devices
- Easy maintenance and remarkable dust resistance – up to 10,000-hour filter cycle (20,000 hours in ECO Mode)
- Remote management and control tools — compatible with Crestron®, AMX®, PJLink and more
- Simple setup and positioning flexibility — 1.2x optical zoom, +/- 30 degrees horizontal and vertical keystone correction
- Versatile connectivity — 2x HDMI® supports multiple high-definition A/V devices
- Powerful sound to engage every student — built-in 5 W speaker
Enjoy bright, vibrant images in most classroom settings with the Epson PowerLite U50 3700-Lumen WUXGA 3LCD Projector. Its 3700 lumens of brightness, combined with its 16,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, helps it overcome ambient light in many situations and retain detail in dark areas of the image without compromising overall brightness. Its 1920 x 1200 native resolution helps ensure that images and text are clear at most viewing distances.
The PowerLite U50 features two VGA and two HDMI inputs to support various source devices. One HDMI input is MHL-compatible, which allows you to connect your compatible smart device directly to the projector to mirror its screen. Additionally, built-in Wi-Fi connectivity lets you stream wirelessly from your compatible mobile device with the Epson iProjection app. The projector also accepts video signals via USB from Windows and Mac computers. A VGA cable and an IR remote control are included for added convenience.
Designed to Provide Bright, Vivid Color
The projector’s 3700 lumens of both color and white brightness combine with 3LCD technology to deliver bright, accurate color.
Extend Lamp Life in ECO Mode
The included lamp can last up to 10,000 hours in Normal Mode and up to 17,000 hours in ECO Mode.
Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity
Integrated wireless networking simplifies classroom collaboration and features enterprise-level security. Connect up to 50 devices, including Chromebook, iOS, Android, Mac, and Windows computers, and display content from up to four devices simultaneously with the Epson iProjection app.
The filter lasts up to 10,000 hours in Normal Mode and up to 20,000 hours in ECO mode.
Remote Management and Control Tools
The PowerLite U50 can be integrated into control systems featuring Crestron, AMX, PJLink, and more.
1.2x optical zoom and ±30° horizontal and vertical keystone correction help simplify installation.
Connect your digital HD devices with the two HDMI inputs.
A built-in 5W speaker mitigates the need for an external sound system.
Quick Mode: OPEN, WPA2-PSK
Advanced Mode: OPEN, WPA/WPA2-PSK, WPA/WPA2-EAP
Supported EAP Type: PEAP, PEAP-TLS, EAP-TLS, EAP-Fast, LEAP
Supported Wi-Fi Speeds
2.4 GHz 802.11g: Up to 54 Mb/s
2.4 GHz 802.11n: Up to 130 Mb/s
2.4 GHz 802.11b: Up to 11 Mb/s
USB plug-and-play with Windows and Mac computers
Auto Iris: High Speed, Normal, and Off settings
Epson U50 Specs
Display System 3-Chip Polysilicon TFT LCD
Native Chip Resolution 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Max Brightness White: 3700 Lumens
Color: 3700 Lumens
Aspect Ratio Native: 16:10
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 16,000:1
Color Depth 10-Bit (1.07 Billion Colors)
Lens f/1.5 – 1.71 (f = 20.42 – 24.5 mm)
Optical Zoom Manual: 1.2x
Throw Distance 2.854 – 29.593′ / 0.87 – 9.02 m
Throw Ratio 1.38 to 1.68:1
Projection Size 30 – 300″ / 76.20 – 762.00 cm
Keystone Correction Vertical: ± 30°
Horizontal: ± 30°
Rear Screen Projection Yes
Built-In Speaker Yes (Mono)
Speaker Power 5W
Inputs/Outputs 1 x HDMI (HDMI Type-A) Audio, Video Input
1 x HDMI with MHL Support (HDMI Type-A) Audio, Video Input
2 x VGA (DE-15/DB-15) Video Input
1 x VGA (DE-15/DB-15) Video Output
2 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Mini Audio Input
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Mini Audio Output
1 x Ethernet (RJ45) LAN
1 x USB 2.0 (USB Type-A) Power Output
1 x USB 2.0 (USB Type-B) Data Input
1 x RS-232 (DE-9/DB-9) Control
Wireless LAN / Wi-Fi Yes, Built-in
Light Source Lamp (1 x UHE)
Lamp Power 200 W
Expected Lamp Life Full Brightness: 10,000 Hours
Low Brightness: 17,000 Hours
Fan Noise Full Brightness: 37 dB
Low Brightness: 28 dB
Security Cable Lock Slot
AC Input Power 100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
Power Consumption Full Brightness: 298 W
Low Brightness: 226 W
Standby Mode (Lamp Off): 2 W
Operating Temperature 41 to 104°F / 5 to 40°C
Dimensions (W x H x D) 14.3 x 3.7 x 9.7″ / 36.3 x 9.4 x 24.6 cm Including Feet
14.3 x 3.4 x 9.7″ / 36.3 x 8.6 x 24.6 cm Excluding Feet
Weight 6.83 lb / 3.10 kg
Package Weight 9.715 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 17.9 x 14.3 x 6.2″