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3M MP8749 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The 3M MP8749 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,100 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 February 2002 and has been by 3M. The 3M MP8749 projector was manufactured by Hitachi as the CP-X385W-WT.

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3M MP8749 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$4,495
Status
Discontinued
Released
February 2002
Warranty
3 Years
User Reviews
(7) Review this Projector
 
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White Brightness
2,100 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
2 cm 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
200W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours
Lamp Model
EP8749LK / DT00431  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
2.2 m - 6.1 m  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
152 cm - 508 cm
Throw Ratio
1.51:1 - 1.79:1
Projector Placement
For a
cm
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 3.1 m and 3.7 m from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
8 cm x 30 cm x 23 cm
Weight
3.2 kg
Audible Noise
41 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts × 2
Power
310 Watts 90V - 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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