Epson PowerLite® 1915

Epson PowerLite® 1915
Product Name
PowerLite 1915
Replacement Lamp
Replacement Air Filter
Product Code
0 10343 87475 6
0 10343 87483 1
0 10343 87484 8
Support — The Epson ConnectionSM
Projection System
Epson 3LCD, 3-chip optical engine
Projection Method
Front/rear/ceiling mount
Driving Method
Epson Poly-silicon TFT Active Matrix
Pixel Number
786,432 dots (1024 x 768) x 3
White Light Output1
4000 lumens (ISO 21118 Standard)
Color Light Output1
4000 lumens
Aspect Ratio
Native Resolution
1024 x 768 (XGA)
640 x 480 (VGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA),
1024 x 768 (XGA), 1440 x 900 (WSXGA),
1400 x 1050 (SXGA+), 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
Lamp Type
Lamp Life3
Up to 3500 hours (ECO Mode)
Up to 2500 hours (Normal Mode)
Throw Ratio Range
1.62 – 2.61
Size (projected distance)
30" – 300" 4:3 aspect (3' – 50.6')
Keystone Correction Automatic
Vertical: ± 30 degrees (± 45 manual)
Horizontal ± 20 degrees (± 30 manual)
USB Plug ’n Play
Mac compatible via DVI to VGA adapter (not included)
USB Plug ’n Play for Windows® 2000 or later
Contrast Ratio
Up to 2000:1
Color Reproduction
16.77 million colors
Display Performance
NTSC: 480 lines
PAL: 560 lines
(Depends on observation of the multi-burst pattern)
Input Signal
Computer/component video: D-sub 15 pin x 2
S-video: Mini DIN x 1
Composite video: RCA x 1
Audio in x 3 (RCA (L&R) x 1, mini stereo x 2)
Variable audio out: Mini stereo x 1
USB connector: Type B x 1 (USB display and
mouse/keyboard control), Type A x 2 (for USB
memory device/Epson doc camera)
Serial: RS-232c x 1
LAN networking: RJ-45 x 1
Monitor out: Mini D-sub 15 pin x 1
Wireless LAN port: 802.11 a/b/g
10 W (mono)
Operating Temperature
41 ˚ to 95 ˚F (5 ˚ to 35 ˚C)
Power Supply Voltage
100 – 240 V ±10%, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption
341 W
Communication on: 5.5 W standby
Communication off: 0.2 W standby
Fan Noise
29 dB (ECO Mode)
37 dB (Normal Mode)
Kensington®- style lock provision, security anchor bar
Pre-sales support
U.S. and Canada 800-463-7766
Internet website
Service Programs
Two-year projector limited warranty, Epson
Road Service program, Epson PrivateLine®
dedicated toll-free support and 90-day lamp
limited warranty
What’s In The Box
Power cord, computer cable (VGA), USB
cable, wireless LAN unit, soft carrying case,
projector remote control, batteries, user manual
CD, projector software CD, Quick Setup Sheet,
PrivateLine support card, and password
protection sticker
Dimension (W x D x H)
Including feet: 14.1" x 10.12" x 3.74"
Excluding feet: 14.1" x 10.12" x 3.4"
Weight: 7.82 lb
Projection Lens
Remote Control
Powered focus
Manual (optical) zoom
F-number Focal Length
1.75 – 2.42 24 mm – 38.2 mm
Zoom Ratio
Optical zoom 1.0 – 1.6
Search, comp, video, USB, LAN, power, aspect, color mode,
volume, e-zoom, A/V mute, freeze, menu, page up and
down, help, auto, mouse functions, user, ID num, pointer,
esc, enter
Operating Angle Operating Distance
Right/left: ± 30 degrees 26' (8 m)
Upper/lower: ± 30 degrees
Accessory Part Numbers
Replacement wireless LAN module V12H306P11 Quick Wireless Connection USB key V12H005M06
Universal projector ceiling mount
Advanced projector ceiling mount ELPMBPRG
High-security projector ceiling mount ELPMBATA
Adjustable suspended ceiling channel kit ELPMBP01
False ceiling plate kit ELPMBP02
Structural round ceiling plate ELPMBP03
Adjustable extension column
(pipe) 8" – 11" ELPMBC01
Component to VGA video cable
S-video cable ELPSV01
SwissGear® backpack
50" portable screen ELPSC06
60" portable pop-up screen ELPSC07
80" portable pop-up screen ELPSC08
Duet screen ELPSC80
Epson DC-06 document camera V12H321001
Kensington security lock ELPSL01
Distribution amplifier ELPDA01
Replacement lamp V13H010L53
Replacement air filter
Light output varies depending on modes (color and white light output). White light output measured using ISO 21118 standard.
Data source:, Jan. 2009. Average of 796 shipping models, for which manufacturers provided lumens and total power data, all resolutions and brightness levels.
Lamp life will vary depending upon mode selected, environmental conditions and usage. Lamp brightness decreases over time.
See our website for convenient and reasonable recycling options at
Recommendation based on normal room conditions. Cleaning requirements may vary depending on use, environment and other conditions. Cleaning intervals may be adjusted to accommodate
the environment in which the projector is used.
Epson America, Inc. 3840 Kilroy Airport Way, Long Beach, CA 90806
Epson Canada, Ltd. 3771 Victoria Park Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M1W 3Z5
Specifications and terms are subject to change without notice. Epson, Easy Management, EasyMP, E-TORL and Instant Off are registered trademarks, Epson Exceed Your Vision is a registered logomark and Better Products for a Better Future is a trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation. PowerLite and PrivateLine are registered trademarks, Duet is a trademark and Epson Connection is a service
mark of Epson America, Inc. All other product and brand names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Epson disclaims any and all rights in these marks.
Copyright 2009 Epson America, Inc. CPD-30489 10/09
Epson PowerLite 1915
Multimedia Projector
The smart, network-ready performer.
Get brilliant presentations in any classroom or boardroom with the ultra bright, network-ready Epson
PowerLite 1915. This powerful, portable projector yields vivid, high quality images, yet still includes
a host of user-friendly features, such as a wireless module for easy wireless setup. With Epson
3LCD technology, XGA resolution and 4000 lumens of color/white light output1, your presentations
will pop in any setting. The PowerLite 1915 offers remarkable versatility with innovative features like
Screen Fit, powered focus and more. With HDMI digital connectivity, you can bring digital content
to your presentations. The PowerLite 1915 even makes it easy to broadcast customized images or
announcements over the network.
Brilliant detail — native XGA (1024 x 768) resolution and up to 2000:1 contrast ratio
Incredible image quality, anytime, day or night — 4000 lumens color light
output, 4000 lumens white light output1
The best-selling projectors in the world.
Epson offers a wide range of high-quality projectors to meet almost any need. Built with image quality
and reliability in mind, Epson projectors enhance communication and inspire collaboration, while offering
a low total cost of ownership. From ultraportable projectors designed for educational settings to
boardroom-ready business projectors, Epson has the model made for you.
3LCD technology — for quality and color
that’s beyond amazing
Amazing light output
• 4000 lumens color light output and 4000
lumens white light output1
Innovative technology with proven reliability
• 3 chips for full-time, vibrant color
• High color light output for bright, balanced,
colorful images
• 25% less electricity required per lumen of brightness
when compared to 1-chip DLP projectors2
• White light output that’s measured using ISO 21118 (a more
rigid standard than the outdated ANSI lumens rating used
by competitive products)
• Road-tested reliability from a company
with over 20 years of experience
Dichroic mirror
High color light output
Actual photographs of images taken from two competing projectors run in default mode.
Price, resolution and brightness (white light output) are the same for both projectors.
Low color light output
Dichroic mirror
LCD chip
3LCD, 3-chip technology
Energy-efficient E-TORL® lamp, exclusively
from Epson
• Delivers more lumens per watt and
lasts up to 3500 hours3
Compact and portable design
• Minimizes both light diffraction
and light leakage
• E-TORL lamps maximize your presentation
time, while minimizing your costs
E-TORL lamp
Eco features
• Energy-efficient 3LCD light engine
For more information on Epson’s environmental programs,
• Energy-efficient E-TORL lamp
go to
• Designed to be recycled
• RoHS compliant
Precision control
PowerLite 1915 Features
USB Plug n Play instant setup
• Brilliant detail — XGA resolution and up to 2000:1
contrast ratio
• No more pressing computer function keys or carrying
bulky VGA cables
• Convenient network accessibility — display images
over the IP network from any networked location
• Just plug in a standard USB cable and instantly project video
with audio from your PC!
• Powerful sound and communication features, no
added cost — built-in 10 W speaker, built-in closed
captioning decoder
• This USB connection also enables you to maintain
control over your presentation with the page up/page
down function on the remote control
• Cutting-edge connectivity — RJ-45 LAN connection,
HDMI port with HDCP for digital connectivity
• Easy picture adjustments and greater positioning
flexibility — 1.6x manual zoom with powered focus,
controllable via the remote or RS-232
• Message broadcasting — broadcasts customized
images/alerts over the network for announcements or
Fast, easy setup and control
• Instant Off® — no cool-down time required, so it’s ready to
shut down when you are
• A/V Mute Slide — control your presentation; it’s right
at your fingertips
• Sleep Mode — set from 1 to 30 minutes to save energy
when the A/V Mute Slide is closed or no signal is detected
• 1.6x optical zoom — offers great positioning flexibility
• Direct Power On/Off — power the projector on and off with
the flip of a wall switch
Epson’s leading-edge EasyMP®
network technology
• Added security in any environment — convenient metal
anchor bar, control panel lockout
• Easy maintenance — easy, side-loading lamp and onetouch filter replacement
• Protect your investment — recommended 2500-hour
filter cleaning cycle5
• Outstanding support — two-year limited warranty
• Carrying case included — for easy portability and
protection when stored
Screen Fit
A Quick Setup function with an auto-sensing feature that
intuitively sets up the appropriate screen size, keystone
and focus — all at the touch of a button.
Built-in wireless features
• Present wirelessly using the 802.11 a/b/g module via a
PC or Mac®; transmit audio as well
• Use the optional Wi-Fi® Quick Connect key for faster wireless
setup (PC only)
PC-free presentations
Advanced wireless security
• Connect a memory device and start your presentation —
all without a PC
Epson gives you the ability to control access to your
• Display MPEG2 and MPEG4 videos as well as photos
measures. With the broadest security protection, the
• Compatible with a whole host of file formats
PowerLite 1915 is ideal for corporate applications;
data and presentations with industry-relied-on security
compatible with LEAP, PEAP, WPA2 and more.
Easy Management®
• Remotely access, monitor and control projectors over the
network; centralized control
Movie sending
• Enjoy easy management and maintenance via Simple
Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
big-screen enhancements. Now, you can send full-size
• Send e-mail notifications to alert network administrators
when there are issues related to the temperature, fan and
lamp status
Discover extra possibilities in seconds and experience
movies in MPEG format, including images and sound, via
either a wireless or wired LAN.