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BenQ PB8220 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The BenQ PB8220 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,200 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in April 2003 and has been by BenQ.


BenQ PB8220 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,995
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Status
Discontinued
Released
April 2003
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
2,200 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
4 segments
Color Wheel
3x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
250W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.0' - 32.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
22.90" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.64:1 - 1.97:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-11" and 13'-1" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.70" x 12.10" x 9.50"
Weight
6.9 lbs
Audible Noise
34 dB
Internal Speakers
3.0 Watts Mono
Power
330 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Special Warranty
Picture-in-Picture
Additional Features
3 year warranty and 1 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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