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Acer PD523 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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From Acer —   The PD523 digital projector is the upgrade of the new standard display solution in the XGA Class uniting native XGA resolution, outstanding brightness, high contrast ratio, portability and all of the most practical accessories to ensure that the high requirements of all ambitious home and office users are met at the minimum possible cost. The Acer PD523 projector was manufactured by Optoma as the EzPro 739.

  • High Contrast Ratio and Brightness
  • Economic Mode
  • Personal Info on Start Up Screen
  • State of the art video performance
  • Installation Flexibility
  • Excellent Connectivity
  • Peace of Mind
 

Acer PD523 Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2005
Warranty
1 Year
 
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Brightness
2,400 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.9' - 32.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
24.60" - 246.10"
Throw Ratio
2.00:1 - 2.40:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-4" and 15'-12" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.20" x 10.90" x 9.30"
Weight
5.3 lbs
Audible Noise
31 dB  / 27 dB
Internal Speakers
3.0 Watts Mono
Power
265 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
Low noise & a high contrast ratio make the PD523 the ideal partner for presentations and meetings, while progressive-scan technology delivers crisp film-like images for when it's time to relax.
 

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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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