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BenQ PB2140 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The BenQ PB2140 Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,600 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 4.2 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in December 2004 and has been by BenQ.

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BenQ PB2140 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$999
Status
Discontinued
Released
December 2004
Warranty
3 Years
User Reviews
(3) Review this Projector
 
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Brightness
1,600 ANSI Lumens / 1,280 Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.60" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
4 segments
Color Wheel
2x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
59.J9301.CG1  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.0' - 32.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
30.02" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.64:1 - 2.00:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-11" and 13'-4" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.40" x 9.40" x 7.10"
Weight
4.2 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 33 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
265 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Special Warranty
Additional Features
3 years limited warranty with 1st year QXchange
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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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