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Canon LV-5100 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The Canon LV-5100 Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 700 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . The internal 3LCD technology is an innovative 3-chip design that sets itself apart by delivering vibrant, true-to-life images with better color brightness and a wider color gamut. 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 April 2001 and has been by Canon. The Canon LV-5100 projector was manufactured by Sanyo as the PLC-SW10. This projector was also marketed as the EIKI LC-SM1, and the Boxlight SP-5t.


Canon LV-5100 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,999
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
April 2001
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
700 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
250:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1035i, 575i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
120W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Vertical +/-0.00%
Throw Distance
4.6' - 21.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
36.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.66:1 - 1.99:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-11" and 13'-1" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.97" x 7.44" x 12.24"
Weight
6.0 lbs
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
200 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Special Warranty
Additional Features
24 Hour Express Loaner program

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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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