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Optoma X501 Projector USA

SKU X501
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Original price $1,484.00
Original price $1,484.00 - Original price $1,484.00
Original price $1,484.00
Current price $1,397.50
$1,397.50 - $1,397.50
Current price $1,397.50
A Powerful Performer
  • Extensive features - Full 3D, PC-Free / LAN Presentations
  • 4500 lumens, XGA resolution
  • Ultimate Control - Full support for Crestron, Extron, AMX, PJ-Link and Telnet LAN commands
  • Installation flexibility 1.6x zoom


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Optoma X501 Projector USA

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High brightness, excellent connectivity and amazing colors ensure the Optoma X501 installation projector is the perfect choice for any large venue orconference room.

Exceeding the demands of 21st century, the X501 is packed with wide array of features to make presenting both easier and more exciting than everbefore

The environmentally friendly X501 has energy saving features including Eco+ lamp power management, <0.5W standby mode and auto power off, saving youboth time and money.

Effortless presenting

Enjoy hassle-free presenting using the USB Reader to project a JPEG presentation directly from a USB flash drive.

Alternatively view up to 4 PC/Laptops side-by-side at the same time, using the free Optoma Presenter software...

...or even broadcast your presentation across a wired/wireless network to as many as 8 projectors simultaneously.

Wireless support requires the optional Optoma mini-WiFi dongle accessory, available separately.

3D Technology

Using the inherent speed of DLP technology, Optoma Full 3D projectors can output video and images at an astonishing rate of 120Hz,allowing you to show full screen, full color, stereoscopic 3D. The 3D effect is generated by splitting this signal into twostandard video streams, one for each eye. Using DLP Link technology, the 3D glasses synchronize with the image on screen tofilter each stream to the correct eye. Your brain then combines the two streams to make them jump into life.

The X501 supports multiple 3D formats from various devices such as PC, Blu-ray 3D, Sony PS3, Microsoft Xbox 360 or 3D TVbroadcast systems.

Extensive Connectivity

The X501 accepts a wide variety of computer and video input signals. Connectivity includes: HDMI, DVI-D, dual VGA (Component viaadaptor), S-Video, Composite, USB Reader, VGA-Out, RS232, RJ45 and +12V trigger. In addition the optional Wi-Fi accessory can besecurely connected to a dedicated hidden USB port.

Five audio inputs for HDMI, PC, video and microphone sources enable the X501 to function not only as an audio switcher and volumecontroller, but also as a basic PA system for larger meeting rooms; thereby eliminating complicated and costly additional audiohardware and cabling.

HD Source
DVD Player
2 x PC/Laptop

Easy Installation with 1.6x Zoom

The X501 can project a 100 diagonal image from any distance between 2.82m to 4.59m to greatly increase your installationflexibility

DICOM simulation mode

Designed specifically for larger meeting rooms and lecture theatres, the X501 includes a special DICOMsim mode that has beenspecially tuned for viewing greyscale images, perfect for viewing X-rays and scans during medical training.*

*The X501 is not suitable for use in medical diagnosis.

Clear, focused Images

DarkChip3 from Texas Instruments, combined with Eco+ dynamic lamp technology produce a stunning 15,000:1 contrast ratio for pinsharp graphics and crystal clear text. Crisper whites, ultra-rich blacks makes images come alive and text easier to read - idealfor business and education presentations.

15,000:1 Contrast Ratio

Amazing Colors

The X501 incorporates BrilliantColor technology to produce stunningly bright images with perfectly balanced, life-like colors.

System integration and control

Using the free Crestron Roomview software, multiple X501 can be monitored over LAN and also provide the user with an email messagealert in case an error occurs or a lamp fails. Cut up to 30% from your energy bills using 24-hour automated power scheduling toensure that projectors power off when not in use.

The web browser interface and full support for Extrons IP Link, AMX dynamic device discovery and PJ-Link protocols, allow almostall aspects of the X501 to be controlled across a network, reducing installation costs and keeping you in control, wherever youare. While RS-232 connectivity ensures legacy support for existing control systems.

Global monitoring of all AV devices
Track projector lamp life
Email alerts and instant notificationshelp desk requests, service reminders, device failure or theft
Event Scheduling
Projector 1
Projector 2
Projector 3
Centralised Management PC
Download Crestron RoomView Express software from:

Easy lamp replacement

In applications requiring smooth continuous operation, minimising service time is essential. The X501 lamp can quickly be replacedwithout the need to remove the projector from where it is installed.

+12v Trigger

Power on both your projector and screen at the touch of a single button. For ultimate convenience, connect an Optoma electric screendirectly to your X501.For more info on Optoma screens, please visit

The most intuitive way to present

"VueMagic"/Instantly present from your phone or tablet using the free App: VueMagic. Available for both Android and iOS devices, you the freedom to move around the room, share ideas and connect with your audience like never before, to create a morecollaborative experience for everyone.

Use your devices touch screen to browse, flick between slides and pinch-to-zoom.



Mobile Video Streaming

Stream your mobile devices camera feed directly to your projector to turn it into a portable visualiser; Ideal for sharing ideaswith larger groups.

Emphasize the Key Points

Annotate directly onto your presentations in multiple colors, either freehand or using the tools provided.

Extra features

Direct & Signal Power ON - Start up time can be significantly reduced if standby mode is bypassed, eliminating the need to use the Power button on theremote control or the projector keypad.
Direct Power ONswitches the projector on when the power cable is inserted into an active power outlet.
Signal Power Onswitches the projector on when an active VGA source is connected to the unit.
Key pad lock once enabled prevents unauthorized adjustments ensuring the projector can only be controlled via the remote control.
Logo capture customise your start up screen
Easy to use remote with laser pointer, mouse control and 1.2kg direct source selection

Green solutions

Eco+ technology from Optoma increases our commitment to reducing the impact we all make on the environment

Eco+ mode

Saving energy, saves money! Eco+ technology reduces the power consumption to as little as 30%. This intelligentfeature also has a positive effect on the lamp life, increasing it up to 70% while lowering the total cost of ownership andreducing maintenance*.

Bright mode
Eco mode
Power Consumption
Dynamically adjusts the brightness and power consumption
Bright scene
~ 100% Power consumption
Dark scene
~ 30% Power consumption

Auto power off

There may be instances when the projector is left running when not in use. To help save energy if the projector is left runningand no source is detected, the Auto Power Off feature automatically turns off the projector after a set period of time.

Item Includes

  • Optoma X501 Projector
  • AC Power Cord, VGA Cable
  • Infra Red Remote Control with Batteries
  • Quick Start Card
  • Warranty Card


  • Display TechnologySingle 0.55 XGA DLP Technology by Texas Instruments
    Native ResolutionXGA 1024 x 768
    Brightness4500 ANSI Lumens
    Contrast Ratio15,000:1
    Noise Level (Eco mode)27dB
    Weight9.9 lbs (4.5 kg)
    I/O ConnectorsHDMI, DVI-D, 2x VGA (RGB/YPbPr), S-Video, Composite, 3 x Audio In (RCA/3.5mm), Mic 3.5mm, Audio Out 3.5mm, VGA Out, RJ45,RS232, 2x USB-B (Remote Mouse/Display), 2x USB-A (Reader / WiFi), +12v Trigger
    Maximum ResolutionVGA: UXGA (1600 x 1200) HDMI: HD (1920 x 1080)
    Computer CompatibilityUXGA, SXGA+, HD, WXGA, XGA, SVGA
    Video CompatibilityPAL SECAM 576i/p, NTSC 480i/p, HD 720p/1080i/1080p
    Displayable Colors1.07 Billion
    Projection LensF/2.42~2.98; f=20.77~31.13mm, 1.6x Manual Zoom
    Throw Ratio 31.39 - 2.26:1, Offset: 115%
    Projection Screen Size0.76 7.62m (30 - 300) Diagonal 4:3
    Projection Distance1.2 - 10m
    Zoom Type1.6x Manual
    Aspect Ratio4:3 Native, 16:9/16:10 Compatible
    Horizontal Scan Rate15 - 91kHz
    Vertical Scan Rate25 - 120Hz
    Lamp Type310W
    Lamp Life2 Bright2500 (hrs)
    Keystone Correction 40 Vertical
    Audio30W (2x15W stereo)
    Dimensions (W x H x D)15.2" x 6" x 11" (386 x 152 x 279 mm)
    Remote ControlFull function remote with laser pointer, mouse control and direct source selecting
    Power Supply100-240V, 50-60Hz
    Power Consumption345W Bright mode, 279W Eco+ mode, <0.5W Standby mode
    SecurityKensington Lock, Password Protection
    Standard AccessoriesAC Power Cord, VGA Cable, Infra Red Remote Control with Batteries, Quick Start Card, Warranty Card
    Optional AccessoriesCeiling Mount Kit
    3D ViewingRequires Optoma DLP Link active shutter glasses
    sold separately
    3D CompatibilityMandatory HDMI 1.4 3D formats, 120Hz frame
    sequential (up to 720p)
    Speaker (Watts)30
    360 OperationNot supported
    Portrait ModeNot supported
    On Screen Display19 Languages: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Dutch, Russian, Finnish, Swedish,Greek,Norwegian/Danish, Hungarian, Czech, Arabic, Turkish, Farsi, Romanian
    Colour Guarantee35 Years
    Optional WirelessYes
    FeaturesV.Lens Shift, PC-Free / LAN presentation, Crestron RoomView, PJ-Link
    Warranty3-Year Optoma Express Service, 1-Year on Lamp
    Projection methodFront, rear, ceiling mount, table top