Interactive Whiteboard Comparison

IW1000 IW2000 IW3000 IW4000 IW5000 IW6000 IW7000

Description

Mobile Interactive Whiteboard System

Parrot Products E-Board

Ultra Short-Focus Interactive Whiteboard System

Parrot Products U-Board

Interactive Keyboard/Mouse System

Interactive Projector/PC System

65″ LCD Touch Panel

Review

Most cost effective in it’s range

Hard coated, tear-proof polyester surface, well priced

Most cost effective in it’s rangeLower chance of interference due to proximity to board

Known for stabilityUses ultra-sound technology

Well suited for areas with lots of light, or bright light

Most commonly used where projection surface is too large to write onDevice has mouse and keyboard in one

Best if you are looking for an all-in-one solutionTakes up minimal space on boardroom table

Only system to offer no presenter shadowBest solution for having ultimate professional look in your boardroom

Interference

Yes, sunlight and bright direct light can cause interference

No possibility of interference

Yes, sunlight and bright direct light can cause interference

Loud sounds may cause interference

No, uses it’s own 2.4G wireless frequency

Yes, sunlight and bright direct light can cause interference

No possibility of interference

Best For

Best for travelling trainers.System is portable and can be used on a wall surface.

System can also be ceiling mounted for a permanent installation

Best for a permanent mount in a classroom or boardroom

For a permanent mount in a classroom or boardroom

Travelling trainers.System is portable.

Suitable for permanent mount against the board in a classroom or boardroom

Best for use on large scale areas

Best for travelling trainers as the system is portable and can be used on a wall surfaceGreat ease of use – simply insert your flash drive presentation.

Best for use in boardrooms or classrooms.This system should be mounted against a concrete wall.

Warranty

1 Year

1 Year

1 Year

1 Year

1 Year

1 Year

1 Year

Active Working Area

Up to 3000mm Diagonal

1675mm x 1275mm

1500mm up to 2500mm

Up to 3000mm Diagonal

N/A

Up to 3800mm Diagonal

1428mm x 803mm

Connection

USB – RJ45

USB

USB – RJ45

USB

Wireless USB Dongle

Only Power Cable

USB

Cable Length

1.5m USB & 1m RJ45

10m

3m USB & 5m RJ45

4.5m

N/A

N/A

N/A

Longest Possible Connection

Up to 40m

25m (with USB powered extension)

Up to 40m

4.5m

10m from Laptop/PC

N/A

N/A

Input Method

Stylus E-Pen

Finger or Pen

Stylus E-Pen

Stylus E-Pen

N/A

Stylus E-Pen / Keyboard & Mouse

Finger or Pen

Batteries for Input

No, battery free pen

N/A

No, battery free pen

No batteries, pen charges via USB

3 x AAA batteries

2 x AAA batteries

N/A

Battery Life

60 seconds charge gives 2 hours use

N/A

60 seconds charge gives 2 hours use

1 hour for full charge gives up to 20 hours continuous use

3 months continuous use

3 months continuous use

N/A

Writing Precision

Less than 1mm

Less than 1mm

Less than 1mm

Less than 1mm

N/A

Less than 2mm

Less than 2mm

Power Supply

Via Computer USB

Via Computer USB

Via Computer USB

Via Computer USB

3 x AAA batteries

From Wall Power Plug

Touch screen powered by USBLCD powered by 100-240 voltage

Surface Area

Wall or Non-Reflective Whiteboard

Hard coated Polyester Surface

Wall or Non-Reflective Whiteboard

Wall or Non-Reflective Whiteboard

Any digital screen

Wall or Non-Reflective Whiteboard

Tempered Glass

Calibration

12 Point Calibration

9 Point Calibration

12 Point Calibration

9 Point Calibration

No Calibration

4 Point Calibration

Choice of 4 or 16 Point Calibration

Optical Detection

Infra-Red

Touch sensitive

Infra-Red

Ultra Sonic Sound

Wireless 2.4G

Infra-Red

Infra-Red

Installation

Mobile/Permanent

Permanent or on Mobile Castors

Mobile/Permanent

Mobile/Permanent

Mobile

Mobile

Permanent

Portability

Good

Poor

Poor

Good

Good

Good

Poor

Weight

0.68 kg

24 kg

1.42 kg

0.58 kg

0.162 kg

7.79 kg

100 kg

Built in Data Projector

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

LCD Monitor

Built in PC

No

No

No

No

No

300Gb Hard Drive2Gb RAM

Intel Atom CPU N450 @ 1.66 GHz

3 USB Ports

Windows 7 Professional

No