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3M MP8030 Projector

VGA Conference Room Projector
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The 3M MP8030 Projector is a VGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 640x480 . 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 is not being produced by 3M any longer and has been . The 3M MP8030 projector was manufactured by Hitachi as the CP-L550. This projector was also marketed as the Polaroid Polaview 110, and the Liesegang dv 260.

3M MP8030 Projector Specifications

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White Brightness
500 ANSI Lumens
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (VGA)
Display Type
1.30" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
Video Modes
Data Modes
MAX 800x600

Lamp Type
260W Metal Halide bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.6x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
Lens Shift
Throw Distance
11.1' - 23.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
59.00" - 198.00"
Throw Ratio
1.77:1 - 2.84:1
Projector Placement
For a
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-9" and 18'-10" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Digital Keystone

Projector Size
6.70" x 12.60" x 18.00"
24.0 lbs
Internal Speakers
3.0 Watts Mono
350 Watts 90V - 264V


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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