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BenQ SP831 Projector

WXGA Conference Room Projector
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The BenQ SP831 Projector is a WXGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 4,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in July 2007 and has been by BenQ.


BenQ SP831 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,999
Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2007
Warranty
3 Years
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Brightness
4,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x768
Aspect Ratio
15:9 (WXGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
6 segments
Color Wheel
2x speed
Color Processing
10-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
300W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
5J.J1Y01.001  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.16x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.0' - 33.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
30.49" - 299.86"
Throw Ratio
1.58:1 - 1.84:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-4" and 13'-1" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
4.50" x 10.90" x 14.70"
Weight
9.9 lbs
Audible Noise
34 dB  / 32 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts × 2
Power
450 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
DVI Digital Input
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Blackboard Mode
Additional Features
Split screen to display 2 PC screen simultaneously.

Compare to the Competition


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  • Resolution: 1366x800 3LCD
  • Brightness: 3000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 10'-8" — 12'-3"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
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Jun 2007 Model
BenQ SP831*
  • Resolution: 1280x768 DLP
  • Brightness: 4000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 11'-4" — 13'-1"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
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Jul 2007 Model
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  • Resolution: 1280x768 DLP
  • Brightness: 3500 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 11'-4" — 13'-1"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
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Jul 2007 Model
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  • Resolution: 1280x768 DLP
  • Brightness: 3300 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 11'-4" — 13'-6"
  • at Image Size: 100 "

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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