ActivBoard 500 Pro

The ActivBoard 500 Pro offers multi-touch and ActivPen functionality where up to four students can interact simultaneously. Teachers and students can easily move, scale and rotate images using the touch functionality and employ the ActivPen for tasks such as making annotations or solving math equations.

Designed for Interactivity

Bring hands-on activities to life with the ActivBoard 500 Pro’s multi-pen and multi-touch capabilities. Teachers and all types of learners will benefit from the intuitive and natural way of working with the ActivBoard 500 Pro. Utilize the ActivPen to ensure precision and take advantage of the touch capability to easily manipulate objects.

ActivBoard 500 Pro
ActivBoard 500 Pro
Deliver interactive lessons
Deliver interactive lessons ActivInspire and ClassFlow offer a vast suite of tools and free resources for teachers to create and deliver interactive multimedia lessons.
Discover timesaving resources
Discover timesaving resources Promethean Planet, one of the world’s largest online educator communities, provides a wide variety of free resources for use in the classroom.
Multi-touch, multi-pen surface
Multi-touch, multi-pen surface Supports four touch points and two ActivPens to enable students to work together simultaneously.
Amplify your lessons
Amplify your lessons Includes two built-in slim-line speakers to support your multimedia lessons.
ActivBoard 500 Pro

Technical Overview

ActivBoard 500 Pro

Models / Sizes

ActivBoard 500 Pro is available in 78”, 87” and 95” sizes (4:3, 16:10 and 16:9 aspects).


Select from a Fixed, Adjustable, Mount, or Mobile System with extreme short, ultra-short or short throw projector. Mobile System includes extreme short throw projector.

Multi-User Capability

Multi-user capability on ActivBoard 500 Pro is dependent upon the application software and operating system used. Within multi-user applications like Promethean's ActivInspire software, Windows 7 and Windows 8, up to four users can work simultaneously.

Works with

ActivInspire, ClassFlow, ActivSoundBar, ActivExpression, ActiVote, ActiView,


USB with supplied 3m (9ft) data cable.


Mains Powered; 18V Power Supply Unit.

Operating Systems

Windows, OS X & Linux


Access to ActivInspire Professional Edition Software is included. For links to download ActivInspire Professional Edition, please visit this page. To learn more about how ActivInspire Professional Edition Software can be used with third party products, please download this PDF.


Promethean recommends that the product is installed by a trained Promethean Installer. Installation of ActivInspire Professional Edition, version 1.7.62 or higher, and ActivDriver version 5.9.22 or higher, is required.


5-Year Return for Repair Warranty.

Specification Sheet

Download the specification sheet to view more information.