Dell Interactive Projector | S520

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Turn your presentation into an interactive event.

Engage your audience with multi-touch, interactive presentations and learning sessions that feature HD resolution and wireless versatility.

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S520 Projector


Multi-touch, interactive collaboration

Multi-touch, interactive collaboration

Make your projects, reports or lessons something special. Share your ideas and encourage collaboration with a complete interactive projection solution that combines the functionality of a whiteboard with the features of a multi-touch display and/or a large Windows 8 tablet.
  • Use your fingers, traditional dry-erase markers or one of the two included styluses to interact with projected content.
  • Easily share learning modules, websites and other applications through the S520.
  • Promote active audience participation with a large, interactive touch screen that helps encourage engagement and attention.
  • Effortlessly interact with Windows 8 gestures, apps and charms to further engage your audience
  • Benefit from OS-level multi-touch and gesture support for compatible software such as Windows 8
Wireless and wired versatility

Wireless and wired versatility

In addition to the essential ports for wired connectivity, you have the option to avoid hardwiring network and USB cables, and save time and money on installation with the S520's wireless capabilities. Please note, in order to use the multi-touch capabilities of the S520, it is required that users connect their computer via USB.

  • Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi) + Miracast support enables easy pairing with various WiDi-enabled devices for smooth video streaming.
  • WiFi connectivity offers wireless compatibility for virtually any laptop, tablet or smartphone.
  • Multiple ports, including USB, RJ45 and HDMI, allow various wired-device connections and easy integration with existing networks.

High performance

Designed for outstanding performance in a variety of room conditions, the S520 is perfect for classrooms, conference rooms and even small offices.

  • Ultra-short throw helps eliminate distracting shadows and allows for room-size flexibility.
  • HD projection and BrilliantColor™ processing technology with WXGA 3,100 lumens create bright, accurate and consistent colours.
  • Compatibility with multiple platforms and operating systems, such as Windows 7, Windows 8, Android and IOS, makes it handy for many smartphones, tablets and laptops.
  • Project your presentations without a PC. The S520 has up to 2GB* internal flash memory or from up to 32GB* using a USB flash drive.
  • Two built-in 10W speakers offer strong audio performance.
Comprehensive solution

Comprehensive solution

The S520 is the complete interactive projection solution that is designed for easy, precise installation of the projector, wall mount and whiteboard. The S520 projector includes:
  • Interactive projector
  • Remote control
  • Custom 87-inch dry-erase whiteboard
  • Wall mount
  • Laser curtain
  • Two styluses


Service and Support
You get Dell™ 2-Year Next Business Day Service level that can be extended* up to 5 years, which includes a 1 year projector bulb limited warranty and 24x7 access to tech support resources online.Optional CompleteCare™ Accidental Damage Service for up to 3 years.

Standard Service Support:
  • 2-year Advanced Exchange Service* and Limited Hardware Warranty* for projector unit, whiteboard and wall mount
  • 1-year lamp warranty*
  • Includes 24/7 online technical support and telephone technical support*
Extended service support offerings on projector unit for years 3 to 5 are also available.
  • Light valve
    Single-chip 0.65” WXGA


    3,100 ANSI Lumens (Max.)

    Contrast Ratio
    Typical High contrast ratio: 8,000:1 Typical

    Native Resolution
    WXGA (1280 x 800)

    Aspect Ratio

    85% typical (Japan Standard - JBMA)

    Projector Lens
    Effective focal length = 654mm ± 10mm @ 87.2 screen size

    Lens Offset Ratio
    125% ± 5%

    Throw Ratio
    0.35 (wide and tele)

    Projection Distance
    0.517m ~ 0.759m ± 0.01m (1.7 ft ~ 2.49 ft)

    Diagonal Projection Screen Size
    70" ~ 100" (1.77m ~ 2.54m)

    Displayable Colors

    Up to 1.07 billion

    Special Specifications (if applicable)

    Closed captioning, Customizable startup display All-in-one 10-point multi-touch interactive solution 87" diagonal touch interface on the included dry-erase whiteboard


  • Power:

    Universal AC 100-240 50-60 Hz with PFC input

    VGA input:
    2x 15-pin D-sub connectors (blue), VGA-A and B, for analog RGB/Component input signals

    VGA output:
    1x 15-pin D-sub connector (black) for VGA-A loop through

    S-Video input:
    1x standard 4-pin mini-DIN S-Video connector for Y/C signal

    Composite video input:

    1x yellow RCA jack for CVBS signal

    HDMI input:
    1x HDMI connector for supporting HDMI 1.4a (HDCP compliant)

    USB input:

    1x mini USB-B slave for
    laser curtain touch HID
    firmware upgrade
    remote support

    1x USB-A connector for supportin
    PC-Free Presentation of up to 32 GB using USB flash drive (Office / Multimedia Viewer)

    1x USB-B connector for supporting
    USB Display
    Memory storage access of the S520’s built-in 2 GB internal flash memory

    Integrated wireless functionality:
    Wireless Standard: IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n (2T2R)
    OS Environment: Microsoft® Windows 8/7/Vista /XP /2000, MAC OS X

    Integrated wireless display:
    Intel® WiDi 3.5 with Miracast™

    Audio output:

    2x 3.5mm stereo mini phone jack (blue) and 2x pairs of RCA connector (red/white)
    1x 3.5mm stereo mono phone jack (green)

    1x 3.5mm stereo mini phone jack (pink)

    RJ45 port:
    1x RJ45 connector for LAN Display and control of projector through network

    RS232 port:
    1x 9-pin D-sub for RS232 communication

    12V DC:
    1x 12V DC/200 mA max. output for driving laser curtain

    Component video / S-Video input:
    NTSC: M (3.58 MHz), 4.43 MHz
    PAL: B, D, G, H, I, M, N, 60
    SECAM: B, D, G, K, K1, L

    Component video input via VGA:

    480i/p, 576i/p, 720p, 1080i

    Video Compatibility on HDMI input:
    480i/p, 576i/p, 720p, 1080p

    Built-in flash memory:

    2 GB for file storage and PC-Free Presentation (Office Viewer / Multimedia Viewer)

    Light source:
    280W side-loading user-replaceable lamp

    Light source lifecycle:
    Up to 3,000 hours in Normal Mode
    Up to 4,000 hours in Eco-Mode
    Up to 4,500 hours in Dynamic Eco-Cycle Mode

    Audio output:
    2x 10W

    Keystone correction:
    Manual vertical ±20°


  • Password Protection (when enabled)
    Kensington lock slot (security cable sold separately)


  • Dimensions Projector:
    357mm x 231mm x 367mm (14.1” x 9.1” x 14.4”)

    Dimensions Wall-mount:
    495.3mm x 246.4mm x 714.7mm (19.5" x 9.7" x 28.14")

    Dimensions Whiteboard:
    2045mm x 1410mm x 58.4mm (80.5" x 55.5" x 2.3")

    Dimensions Laser curtain:
    (included with projector, to be slotted into the recess located on top edge of whiteboard)
    330.76mm x 50.57mm x 41.0mm (13.0" x 1.99" x 1.61")

    Weight Projector:
    18.74 lbs (8.5 Kg)

    Weight Wall-mount:
    13.1 lbs (5.94 Kg)

    Weight Whiteboard:
    62.0 lbs (28.1 Kg)

    Weight Laser curtain:
    0.68 lb (309 g)


  • Power Supply:
    Universal AC 100-240 50-60 Hz with PFC input

    Power Consumption:
    Normal Mode: 345W ± 10% @ 110 Vac (network on)
    Eco-Mode: 285W ± 10% @ 110 Vac (network on)
    Standby Mode: ≤0.5W


  • EU RoHS compliant:

    Operating Temperature:
    5°C ~ 40°C (41°F ~ 104°F)

    80% Maximum

    Storage Temperature:
    0°C ~ 60°C (32°F ~ 140°F)

    90% Maximum

    Shipping Temperature:
    -20°C ~ 60°C (-4°F ~ 140°F)

    90% Maximum

Video Support

  • Noise Level
    Normal mode: 36 dB(A)
    Eco-Mode: 32 dB(A)


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