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BenQ HT480W Projector

SVGA Home Theater Projector
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The BenQ HT480W Projector is a SVGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 800 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 848x600 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in February 2003 and has been by BenQ.

 

BenQ HT480W Projector Specifications


MSRP
$5,995
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Status
Discontinued
Released
February 2003
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
848x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
700:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Type
150W VIP bulb
Lamp Life
1,500 hours

Included Lens
1.3x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.3' - 32.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
23.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.61:1 - 2.09:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-11" and 14'-3" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
5.10" x 15.80" x 15.00"
Weight
14.0 lbs
Audible Noise
30 dB
Power
250 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Picture-in-Picture
Additional Features
Not available in the USA.

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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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