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The BenQ SH940 Projector is a 1080P Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 4,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1080 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in January 2013 and has been by BenQ.

 

BenQ SH940 Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
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Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2013
Warranty
3 Years

 
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Brightness
4,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
50,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
10-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200

Lamp Type
300W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
5J.J8A05.001  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.5x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-41.30% & Vertical +/-125%
Throw Distance
5.5' - 35.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
31.16" - 297.46"
Throw Ratio
1.62:1 - 2.43:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-9" and 17'-8" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
6.70" x 16.80" x 12.50"
Weight
15.9 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 33 dB
Internal Speakers
10.0 Watts Mono
Power
442 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
Audio In: Mini Jack
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.3 x 2
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
Laser Pointer
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
BenQ SH940 offers high brightness projection with Full HD image quality. The higher the resolution, the better the image quality. So with Full HD you get 100% dot-to-dot image quality, for distortion-free viewing.
 

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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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