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Canon LE-5W WH Projector

WXGA Portable Projector
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The Canon LE-5W WH Projector is a WXGA Portable Projector. This LED projector is capable of displaying 500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x800 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 3.5 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in October 2013 and has been by Canon.

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Canon LE-5W WH Projector Specifications

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Performance
4.5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$799
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Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
October 2013
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
3,000:1
Display Type
0.45" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i

Lamp Type
LED
Lamp Life
20,000 hours

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.0' - 20.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
47.17" - 240.57"
Throw Ratio
1.20:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 8'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
1.80" x 9.80" x 7.60"
Weight
3.5 lbs
Audible Noise
38 dB  / 32 dB
Internal Speakers
2.5 Watts × 2
Power
130 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI
MemoryCard
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Memory Card Reader
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
The LE-5W Multimedia Projector is more than simply affordable. This flexible, feature-rich projector uses DLP technology, and provides strong value for on-the-go presenters, small offices and home entertainment users


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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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