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BenQ W20000 Projector

1080P Home Theater Projector
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The BenQ W20000 Projector is a 1080P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,200 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 February 2008 and has been by BenQ.

 

BenQ W20000 Projector Specifications

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Projector Central Highly Recommended Award
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Performance
4.5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$7,999
User Reviews
(3) Review this Projector
Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
February 2008
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
1,200 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
20,000:1
Dynamic Contrast
20,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.95" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
7 segments
Color Processing
10-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080

Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Vertical +120% / -80%
Throw Distance
6.6' - 26.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.83" - 196.00"
Throw Ratio
1.84:1 - 2.21:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-5" and 16'-1" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
7.10" x 19.40" x 16.50"
Weight
21.0 lbs
Audible Noise
28 dB  / 25 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
340 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
Component: BNC
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.2 x 2
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video

Features
Anamorphic Ready
Additional Features
Panamorph Compatible. Two HDMI ver. 1.2 inputs

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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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