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Ask Proxima C185 DLP Portable Video Projector

Ask Proxima C185 Video Projector

Ask Proxima C185 MSRP: $1,149


The new ASK Proxima C185 is designed to help you get your ideas across as clearly as possible.  These innovative projectors provide the power you need, and thanks to the reliability of DLP® technology, you’ll be worry-free. Once you see what an impact these projectors make on your meeting, you’ll never want to present without one. With the C185 in your office you’ll give your ideas the biggest, brightest and clearest platform possible.

Outstanding performance - The C185 looks and acts like a high-end projector, but comes at a very affordable price. It’s the perfect way to make your presentations shine without breaking the bank. The compact design enables easy installation and makes it a snap to move from meeting to meeting.

Now you’re connected - Say hello to the end of connection hassles. Multiple inputs on the C185 provide seamless integration into your existing IT infrastructure. With RS232 connections, multiple computer inputs, S-Video and more, you’ll be confident that your meeting room will be compatible with your projector.

Make it easy on yourself - With a quick, simple set up and an intuitive user interface, the C185 allows anyone to give an impressive presentation. Exceptional brightness provided by the 2,500 max ANSI lumens, paired with the latest DLP® display chipset, provide awe-inspiring images. Instant feedback from the intuitive LED panel facilitates easy troubleshooting while the low operating volume lets the projection speak for itself.


  • Native 1024 x 768 XGA Resolution
  • 2500 ANSI Lumens Brightness
  • 1400:1 Contrast Ratio
  • VGA (D-sub 15) PC input
  • RS232/S-Video and more connections
  • Quick, simple set up and an intuitive user interface
  • LED panel


Native Resolution XGA 1024 x 768
Display Technology DLP® by Texas Instruments™: 0.7" XGA DDR DMD
Computer Input Sources VESA, M1-DA
Computer Compatibility SXGA+, SXGA, XGA, SVGA, VGA, Macintosh®
Video Compatibility Full NTSC, PAL, SECAM, SDTV (480i, 576i), EDTV (480p, 576p), HDTV (720p, 1080i)
Contrast Ratio 1000:1
Projection Lens Manual zoom lens
Zoom Ratio 1.2:1
Throw Ratio 1.83 - 2.27 (Throw Distance/Image Width)
Projection Distance 5' - 32.8' (1.5m - 10.0m)
Aspect Ratio 4:3 Native Aspect Ratio
Image size (diagonal) 0.89 - 22 ft
Projection Methods Front, rear and ceiling
Dimensions: 2.9” (H) x 10.4” (L) x 8.6” (W)/(7.5cm x 26.3cm x 21.8cm)
Shipping Weight: 5.2 lbs / 2.4 kg
Computer Input Sources M1-DA, VESA
Video Input Sources Composite RCA, S-video
Digital Keystone Correction (Vertical) +30/-25 degrees
Projector Control Menu, Keypad, USB, RS-232
Output Sources Variable Audio (3.5mm Stereo), Monitor Out (VESA)
Audio 3.0-Watt
Brightness 2500 max ANSI lumens
Number of Colors 16.7 million
Projector Interface Languages

English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese

Lamp 200W SHP / 2000 hours*
H-Synch Range 15.6 - 85 kHz
V-Synch Range 48 - 85 Hz
Power Consumption 260 watts
Power Supply 100V - 240V at 50/60 Hz
Operating Temperature 10°- 35°C at sea level (0 to 7,500'/2,286meters); 50° - 95° F
Audible Noise 35dB
Approvals UL and c-UL (US/Canada), FCC-A (US/Canada), CE (CE member countries), GOST (Russia), TUV GS (Germany), CCC (China), IRAM (Argentina), NOM (Mexico), C-Tick (Australia)
Lamp Warranty 6 months
Product Warranty 2 years parts and labor
Accessories Warranty 90 days
Ships Standard With Soft carry case, Work Big Remote, M1-A computer cable with USB mouse, power cord, user manual, quick start card and CD.

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