Epson | 1221 | PowerLite® 1221

PowerLite 1221
Product Setup Sheet
Multimedia Projector
Light Output1
Lamp Life2
Up to
1024 x 768
Break Through to the Next Level.
•Rich, true-to-life color and reliable performance — 3LCD, 3-chip technology
•Amazing image quality — native XGA (1024 x 768) resolution; up to 3000:1 contrast ratio
•Super bright and colorful — 2800 lumens color light output, 2800 lumens white light output1
•USB Plug ‘n Play instant setup — instantly projects audio and video from a PC or Mac® via a USB connection
•Horizontal and vertical image correction — projects rectangular images from any angle; just move the easy-slide
control bar to make the necessary horizontal image adjustments; vertical adjustments are automatic
•HD quality with just one cable — Digital HDMI audio/video connection
•PC-free slideshows — via a USB thumb drive
•Quick, convenient control — Instant Off ®/On, Sleep Mode (A/V Mute), Direct Power Off/On
•The ultimate in portability — compact, lightweight design; carrying case and remote control included
•Energy-efficient E-TORL® lamp — up to 5000-hour lamp life2
•Filters to protect your investment — with easy side access for hassle-free maintenance
Product Setup Sheet 1
USB (Type B)
USB (Type A)
Computer/Component Video
Audio Out
PowerLite 1221
Multimedia Projector
Product Name PowerLite 1221 projector (U.S.)
Genuine Epson Lamp
Replacement Air Filter Product Code V11H429320
V13H134A32 UPC
0 10343 88418 2
0 10343 88423 6
0 10343 88586 8
Audio In
Projection Lens
Projection System
Epson 3LCD, 3-chip technology
Manual zoom/Manual focus
Projection Method
Front/rear/ceiling mount
1.58 – 1.72
Driving Method
Epson Poly-silicon TFT Active Matrix
Focal Length
16.9 mm – 20.28 mm
Pixel Number
786,432 dots (1024 x 768) x 3
Zoom Ratio
Digital zoom 1.0 – 1.2
Color Light Output1
2800 lumens
White Light Output1
2800 lumens (ISO 21118 standard)
Aspect Ratio
Native Resolution
1024 x 768 (XGA)
640 x 480 (VGA), 1152 x 864 (SXGA), 1280 x 800
(WXGA), 1440 x 900 (WXGA+), 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+),
1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
Lamp Type
200 W UHE
Lamp Life2
Up to 5000 hours (ECO Mode)
Up to 4000 hours (Normal Mode)
Throw Ratio Range
1.48 – 1.77
Size (projected distance)
30" – 300" (0.9 – 10.8 m)
Keystone Correction Automatic
Vertical ± 30 degrees
Display Performance
NTSC: 480 lines
PAL: 560 line
(Depends on observation of the multi-burst pattern)
Input Signal
Computer/component video: D-sub 15 pin x 1
S-video: Mini DIN x 1
Composite video: RCA (Yellow) x 1
Audio in: RCA x 2 (White/Red)
USB connector: Type B x 1
USB connector: Type A x 1 (USB memory)
1 W (mono)
Operating Temperature
41 ˚ to 95 ˚F (5 ˚ to 35 ˚C)
Power Supply Voltage
100 – 240 V ±10%, 50/60 Hz
Keystone Correction Manual
Horizontal ± 30 degrees (easy-slide)
Power Consumption
283 W
0.4 W Power off
USB Plug ‘n Play
Projects audio and video
PC and Mac compatible
Fan Noise
37 dB (Normal Mode)
29 dB (ECO Mode)
Contrast Ratio
Up to 3000:1
Kensington®- style lock provision
Padlock and security cable hole
Password protect function
Color Reproduction
16.77 million colors
Dimensions (W x D x H)
Including feet: 11.6" x 9.0" x 3.1"
Excluding feet: 11.6" x 9.0" x 3.0"
Weight: 5.1 lb/2.3 kg
Remote Control
Source search selection, power, volume, e-zoom,
A/V mute, freeze, menu, page up and down, help,
auto, mouse functions
Operating Angle
Right/left: ± 30 degrees
Upper/lower: ± 15 degrees
Packaging Specifications
PowerLite 1221
Dimensions: 14.4" x 13.3" x 6.1" (W x D x H)
Weight: 8.9 lb
Operating Distance
19' (6 m)
The Epson ConnectionSM
Pre-sales support
U.S. and Canada Internet website Accessory Part Numbers
Universal projector ceiling mount
Component to VGA video cable Soft shoulder case for projector
and laptop 50" portable screen 80" portable pop-up screen
Duet ™ screen
ES1000 screen
ES3000 screen
Epson DC-06 USB document camera
Kensington security lock
Service Programs
Two-year projector limited warranty, Epson Road
Service program, EPSON® PrivateLine® dedicated
toll-free support and 90-day limited lamp warranty
PowerLite 1221 projector, power cable, computer
cable (VGA), USB cable, soft carrying case, projector
remote control, batteries, user manual CD, Quick
Setup Sheet, PrivateLine support card, registration
card and password protection sticker
Genuine Epson Lamp
Dimensions: 6.3" x 5.6" x 5.6" (W x D x H)
Weight: 0.7 lb
Master Carton
Dimensions: 28.4" x 13.1" x 6.8" (W x D x H)
Weight: 9.3 lb
Units Per Master Carton: 10
Replacement Air Filter
Dimensions: 4.8" x 3.5" x 1.9" (W x D x H)
Weight: 0.1 lb
Master Carton
Dimensions: 10.1" x 7.3" x 5.7" (W x D x H)
Weight: 1.3 lb
Units Per Master Carton: 10
Eco Features
• Energy-efficient 3LCD light engine
• Energy-efficient E-TORL lamp
• Designed to be recycled3
• RoHS compliant
•Epson America, Inc. is a SmartWaySM Transport Partner4
Color and white light output will vary depending on mode selected. White light output measured using ISO 21118 standard.
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
SmartWay is an innovative partnership of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that reduces greenhouse gases and other air pollutants and improves fuel efficiency.
Epson America, Inc.
3840 Kilroy Airport Way, Long Beach, CA 90806
Epson Canada Limited
185 Renfrew Drive, Markham, Ontario L3R 6G3
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