New Dell Advanced Laser Projector | S518WL

New Dell Advanced Laser Projector | S518WL

New Dell Advanced Laser Projector | S518WL

Easy to use. Easy to impress.

A short-throw laser projector essential for education and small businesses. Featuring multiple connectivity options for seamless sharing.

  • Set up for simplicity: Laser technology is a low-maintenance alternative to lamp-based projectors, lasting up to ten years and instantly turning on and off.
  • Engage in every presentation: Reduce cords and distractions and wirelessly connect your projector to your school or office network, smart phone or laptop.
  • Get closer to your work: Presenting content is easier than ever with short throw technology that lets you present with reduced shadows and distracting lights.

  Dell Interactive Projector | S518WL


Projection System:
Single Chip DLP LVDS
Lamp Type / Light Source)
Mercury-free Laser Diode
Native Resolution
WXGA (1280 x 800)
Screen Size - Diagonal:
Contrast Ratio Typical (Full on/Full off) High Contrast Mode:
1800 :1
20,000 :1
Brightness (ANSI Lumens Max.):
1.07 billion
Focal Length
Lens Offset
Throw Ratio:
TR 0.52
Lamp Hours (Light Source Life):
Up to 20K (Nor)
Keystone Adjustment:
Auto Keystone
Audio (Built-in Multimedia Speaker):
10W x2

Design Features

Interactive (Only display this line if feature is present)
Front tilt adjustment wheel (-5°~ 5°)
Projector Security
Kensington lock slot
Password protection


1x AC Power
Mini USB B
1x Mini USB-B
1x HDMI 1.4a
Audio-In (3.5mm)
1x Audio In (3.5mm)
Audio In (RCA Pair)
1x Audio In (RCA Pair)
Audio-Out (3.5mm)
1x Audio out (3.5mm)
1x D-Sub VGA-In
1x D-Sub VGA-Out
Composite Video
1x Composite Video
Powered USB
1x Powered USB-A (5V/1.8A Output) (Shared)
1x RS232
1x RJ45
Internal Memory (for file storage)
7 Gb
USB A (for PC Free Presentation)
1x USB-A (Shared)
WiFi (USB-A) Port
1x USB-A (Shared)

Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions (excluding feet): (WxDxH) mm / inches
386 x 303 x 115 mm / 15.2” x 11.9” x 4.5”
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Depth (mm)
5.5 kg


Power Supply
Universal AC 100-240 V 50-60 Hz with PFC
Power Consumption
Normal Mode
Standby Mode
Network Mode

350W ± 10% @ 110Vac
220W ± 10% @ 110Vac
< 3W

Mounting Options
Front / Rear / Front Ceiling / Rear Ceiling
Typical (Normal Mode)
Typical (Eco Mode)

36 dB(A)
32 dB(A)
  Additional Specifications
LAN Display
PC-Free Presentation Yes
-USB Viewer Yes
-Office Viewer Yes
-Multimedia Viewer Yes
-Audio Projection Yes
-Conference Control Yes
-4-to-1 Split Screen Yes
-Duplicate or Extended Display Yes
Closed Captioning (for NTSC only) Yes
Customizable Startup Display Yes
Quick Shutdown Yes
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Projection Distance
2.56 – 3.67 ft (0.78~1.12m)
Hsync Frequency
Vsync Frequency

Whats in the box

Dell Projector w/ lamp
1x Dell S518WL Projector
Power cord
1x Power cord (DAO - 9.8ft, ROW - 1.8m)
VGA cable
1x VGA cable (1.8m / 5.9ft)
Remote control
1x Remote control (Incl. battery)
1x CR2032 Battery (Spare)
User's Guide & Documentation
USB-key User's Guide


Lamp Hours (Light Source Life)
Lamp life rating is typical time for lamp lumens to diminish by 50% based on lab testing.
Actual operating life will vary and be less under conditions including high use, temperature, dust, or abrupt power-off environments.
(Active 3D goggles with DLP Link, 3D player software application, HDMI/VGA cable, 3D content, PC/laptop with a 120Hz signal output quad buffered graphics card are required and sold separately.)
Wireless functionality + Advanced features
For PC:
PC must have a wireless card or be connected to a wireless network and have the projector software installed for proper function. For Mobile Device:
Mobile device must be either iPhone, iPad, Android phone, or Android tablet, and have wireless settings enabled. APP and applications must be downloaded and mobile device connected to Dell projector wireless network for proper function.
Audio Projection
(as above)

 Important details 

3200 ANSI Lumens
Mercury-free Laser Diode
Short-Throw 1.07 billion colors

Compliance And Standards


2 Years Advanced Exchange  Service, extendable up to 5 years

Your S518WL projector is backed by the 2-Year Advanced Exchange Warranty1, and the laser system is covered under the same warranty for up to 20,000 hours of use2. If you opt to extend your projectorwarranty1to 3-to 5-years, the laser system is also covered for the term of the warranty, but is still limited to 20,000 hours2 use.

1: Advanced Exchange  : Replacement part/unit dispatched, if needed, following completion of phone/online diagnosis. Fee charged for failure to return defective unit. Availability varies.

2: The laser system light source of the projector lasts for up to 20,000 hours of use. If the projector is used for 8 hours each weekday, it would take up to ten years to reach 20,000 hours.