ViewSonic Offers High Brightness Professional DLP Projector for Superior and Stunning HD Image Quality

Projector 23/04/2014

ViewSonic expands the ProAV lineup with the new Pro8520HD Full HD 1080p projector designed for mid to large-size conference rooms, theaters or the home audiovisual enthusiast.


NSW, Sydney – April 24, 2014 – ViewSonic Corp., a global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communication solutions, is devoted to bringing Australians class-leading devices with their ProAV lineup. After the success of its previous commercial projector series, ViewSonic announces the whole new Pro8520HD Full HD 1080p high brightness projector designed for mid- to large-size conference rooms, theaters, museums and exhibition halls.  ViewSonic provides the full-featured Pro8520HD as the solution for mid to large-size enterprises or home audiovisual enthusiasts.


ViewSonic's industry leading projector, Pro8520HD, is a Full HD 1080p model packed with 5,000 lumens and a high contrast ratio of 15,000:1 (DCR) to ensure every pixel will stay crystal clear on the large venue even with the wide range of brightness settings. With 1.5x all-glass optical zoom lenses, Pro8520HD can cast images up to 40% larger and deliver a higher brightness, sharper images and superior color performance. Pro8520HD provides a multitude of connectivity options such as USB display, wired and wireless LAN display. With its advanced networking capability, the projector can project your presentations or videos using a quick and simple plug-and-play USB connection and automatically detect resolution for the best imaging experience. The HDMI digital input provides ease of connection with audio and video all in one cable. Pro8520HD is guaranteed to project vibrant and clear images, even in high ambient light environments.

Pro8520HD supports a Crestron RoomView® network management system that efficiently controls and manages all the projectors in the system from a central terminal. Through a RJ45 connection, Pro8520HD can simultaneously display inputs from 4 different computer screens, provided all devices are connected to the same intranet. This facilitates the development of synergy among the participants. The versatile interfaces, such as HDMI, RGB, S-video, component inputs and integrated speakers and microphone, allow Pro8520HD to be used as an audiovisual stereo, making it the optimal solution for projection in large lecture rooms, theater conference rooms, and public demo rooms.

“By developing products for different market segments, ViewSonic continues to pioneer in visual technology.” said Max Hsu, PM director for ViewSonic Asia Pacific. “To meet the expectations from mid to large-size enterprieses, the latest Pro8520HD comes with high lumens, various input options, and versatile connecting interfaces to project vibrant and clear images in all kinds of business occassions and even in lecture halls or hotel ballrooms. With ViewSonic’s Crestron® e-Control™ and RoomView Express™ control software, IT administrators can monitor, manage and schedule the projector remotely across a local area network. Pro8520HD is a complete package for commercial segment to redefine the usage of high quality projection and lead a new trend in the market. “

Key Features of Pro8520HD

5000 lumens guaranteed to shine anywhere

Packed with 5,000 lumens and a high contrast ratio of 15,000:1 (DCR), Pro8520HD is guaranteed to project vibrant and clear images, even in high ambient light environments.

Wireless & Wired LAN display

The LAN display offers a quad split screen for simultaneously projecting content from up to 4 PCs (The WPD-100 wireless adapter is required for wireless display)

Stunning picture quality with Full HD 1080p resolution

Native 1080p (1920x1080) resolution is perfect for the sharpest and clearest picture available. Whether for multimedia presentations, graphic design, or video production, Pro8520HD projects crisp details and enhances presentation quality without any distortion or scaling of the original format.

Centralized LAN Control & Monitoring

For large scale operations such as educational institutes and businesses, IT admin can monitor, schedule, and manage multiple projectors remotely, as well as receive projector status alerts, with the included Crestron RoomView Express control software.

Easy and quick connection via USB Display

Pro8520HD carries an USB Display function that provides an alternative way to set up your presentation easily and quickly by connecting your laptop to Pro8520HD through an USB cable.

Dual HDMI for true digital picture clarity

Equipped with dual HDMI inputs, Pro8520HD delivers the highest picture and sound quality without any degradation. It's perfect for connecting to any HDMI-enabled devices such as smart phones, tablets, laptops, computers,and Blu-ray DVD players.

PC-less JPG slideshows

Jump start your presentations without waiting for your PC to boot up. With a PC-less slideshows feature, you can enjoy pictures or images directly from a USB flash drive without a PC

BrilliantColorTM technology

ViewSonic integrates BrilliantColor™ technology into Pro8520HD to construct digital colors that deliver stunning, vibrant images. The advanced 5-segment color wheel specifically enriches the performance of yellow and further augments overall color reproduction to ensure a defined picture quality.

Wide 1.5x optical zoom adjustment

Pro8520HD features a 1.5x all-glass optical zoom lens that enables it to cast images up to 40% larger than a conventional projector, rendering greater flexibility when mounted to the ceiling.

The Pro8520HD will be available in Australia and New Zealand in May for a RRP of AU$3,399 (GST included). For further information, visit

About ViewSonic

Founded in California, ViewSonic is a leading global provider of visual solutions and conducts business in over 100 countries worldwide. As an innovator and visionary, ViewSonic is committed to providing comprehensive hardware and software solutions that include monitors, projectors, digital signage, ViewBoard interactive displays, and myViewBoard software ecosystem. With over 30 years of expertise in visual displays, ViewSonic has established a strong position for delivering innovative and reliable solutions for education, enterprise, consumer, and professional markets and helping customers “See the Difference.” To find out more about ViewSonic, please visit


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