Rancho Santa Margarita, CA – September 2019… Eiki International, Inc. a world leader for over 40 years in projection technology, is pleased to debut the EK-308U and EK309W High Performance Portable Meeting Room Projectors. Featuring 3 LCD design for excellent image quality and reliability, both the EK-308U and EK-309W offer 6,000 ANSI Lumens brightness, with the EK-308U providing WUXGA (1920 x 1200) resolution and the EK-309W offering WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution. With a wide assortment of input connectors, up to 4,000-hour lamp life, and an integrated 10-watt loudspeaker for audio, these new meeting room projectors facilitate both portability and flexible installation while being designed for easy maintenance.
Both the EK-308U and EK-309W feature a 10,000:1 contrast ratio (with IRIS ON in Eco mode)—ensuring superior detail for the projected image; be it numbers, pictures, graphs, text, or video. Both projectors offer Lens Shift capabilities, with manual adjustments of up to 45% vertical and 9% horizontal. Equally notable, these versatile projectors offer Keystone Correction up to 15° horizontal and 30° vertical, Corner Correction, and in the case of the EK-309W, Curved Correction. Both the EK-308U and EK-309W provide an X1.6 zoom lens with a short throw ratio of 1.07 – 1.75:1. These attributes enable both projectors to handle demanding projection environments.
Mobile professionals will most certainly appreciate the fact that these new projectors offer HDMI™ with MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link), making them an exceptional choice capable of displaying HD Video from smartphones and tablets—providing maximum versatility for a wide range of content sources. Additional input capability is provided via a second HDMI port, two VGA connectors, a 15-pin D-Sub connector for S-Video, plus one USB Type A connector (for Memory Viewer) and a USB Type B port (for Display / Service). Audio In and Out are accessed via 3.5 mm minijack connectors as well as for the Remote Control In. With their wealth of connectivity options, these projectors make it easy to get up and running quickly. Augmenting this versatility is the fact that both models offer RJ-45 LAN control support for Crestron RoomView™, AMX Device Discovery Technology, and PJ Link.
John Schippers, Eiki’s Chief Operating Officer, commented on the company’s new EK-308U and EK-309W projectors, “These new projectors deliver the rich feature set that today’s business professionals will certainly appreciate. With the exceptional picture quality offered by LCD technology and the highest brightness levels in Eiki’s portable projector line, presentations will really stand out. With a shorter throw lens combined with a manual zoom/focus lens, corner keystone correction, and Quick Power Off functionality, these two models also make a terrific choice for the rental staging market. I’m confident both AV integrators and business professionals alike will find much to like with these new projectors.”
Eiki’s new EK-308U and EK309W Meeting Room Projectors are available now. MSRP pricing is as follows:
- EK-308U: $1,895.00
- EK-309W: $1,795.00
Founded in 1953 in Osaka, Japan, the company established its international network with film projection. The EIKI name literally means “projectors” in Japanese. Today, the company manufactures and markets a broad range of projection technology for education, religion, government and business communication, and offer it through a network of professional audio video dealers. http://www.eiki.com.