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BenQ SP890 Projector

1080P Conference Room Projector
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From BenQ —   Watch presentation or movies in HD quality with the BenQ SP890 projector which offers 400 ANSI lumens for high brightness. The 50000:1 high contrast ratio of this BenQ HD projector displays exceptionally crisp and clear images. Lower or standard resolution content is automatically enhanced to full HD quality due to Hollywood Quality Video (HQV) processing in this BenQ multimedia projector. The 6-segment color wheel of the BenQ SP890 delivers vibrant and brilliant colors. The VIDI lighting technology in this BenQ HD projector adjusts the overall brightness levels for optimum viewing. The usage of 10-bit color processing of this BenQ multimedia projector offers rich gradation of color.

  • Native Full HD 1080p
  • High Brightness 4000 ANSI Lumens
  • High Contrast Ratio 50000:1
  • HQV Image Processor
  • True pixel-by-pixel processing
  • Motion-adaptive de-interlacing
  • Noise Reduction
  • Zoom Ratio 1.5 :1
  • Independent Color Control
  • Direct Power On and Off

BenQ SP890 Projector Specifications

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Performance
4.5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$3,999
User Reviews
(2) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
March 2010
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
4,000 ANSI Lumens / 3,200 Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
50,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Wheel
6 segments
Color Processing
10-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200

Lamp Type
300W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
5J.J2805.001  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.5x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-41% & Vertical +/-125%
Throw Distance
3.3' - 35.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
18.57" - 299.94"
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
No

Projector Size
6.10" x 16.90" x 13.60"
Weight
15.9 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 33 dB
Internal Speakers
5.0 Watts × 2
Power
440 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.3
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Anamorphic Ready
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
Additional Features
Warranty in USA is 3 years. Warranty may vary in other countries. The SP890 supports multiple video formats including 480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i and 1080p
 


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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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