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3M MP7740i Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The 3M MP7740i Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,200 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal 3LCD technology is an innovative 3-chip design that sets itself apart by delivering vibrant, true-to-life images with better color brightness and a wider color gamut. This projector was first available for purchase in February 2002 and has been by 3M. The 3M MP7740i projector was manufactured by Hitachi as the CP-X275WA.


3M MP7740i Projector Specifications


MSRP
$3,245
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Status
Discontinued
Released
February 2002
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,200 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
150W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours
Lamp Model
EP7740iLK  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
7.8' - 16.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
80.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.23:1 - 1.45:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 8'-3" and 9'-9" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.30" x 11.40" x 8.50"
Weight
5.5 lbs
Audible Noise
41 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
240 Watts 100V - 240V

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ANSI LUMENS  is the most commonly accepted industry standard brightness measurement. The ANSI lumen rating measures the brightest white that a projector can produce by averaging nine light meter measurements taken across the projected image.

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BUYER BEWARE   Either this projector's brightness specification does not cite an industry-accepted unit of measurement, or according to our calculations it seems unlikely that this projector is capable of producing the manufacturer's cited brightness specification.

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