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3M X15i Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The 3M X15i Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,600 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 June 2006 and has been by 3M. The 3M X15i projector was manufactured by Hitachi as the CP-RX61. This projector was also marketed as the Liesegang Photoshow X16.


3M X15i Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,299
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Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2006
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,600 ANSI Lumens / 1,200 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
0.60" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525i, 525p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
165W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours
Lamp Model
LKX15i  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.8' - 29.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.50:1 - 1.80:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-11" and 11'-12" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.90" x 11.20" x 7.90"
Weight
5.2 lbs
Audible Noise
38 dB  / 33 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
240 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
Soft Carry Case included.

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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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