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3M MP8740 Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The 3M MP8740 Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,100 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 October 1999 and has been by 3M. The 3M MP8740 projector was manufactured by Hitachi as the CP-X955W. This projector was also marketed as the ViewSonic PJ1200, and the Liesegang dv 330.


3M MP8740 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$8,495
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
October 1999
Warranty
2 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,100 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
200:1
Display Type
1.30" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
No
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
150W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.5x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
7.4' - 24.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 198.00"
Throw Ratio
1.90:1 - 2.85:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-6" and 18'-10" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
6.10" x 15.90" x 12.10"
Weight
17.0 lbs
Audible Noise
46 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts × 2
Power
250 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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