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Chisholm Aurora S500 Projector

SVGA Conference Room Projector
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The Chisholm Aurora S500 Projector is a SVGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 832x624 . 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. This projector was first available for purchase in June 1997 and has been by Chisholm.

 

Chisholm Aurora S500 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$4,995
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
June 1997
Warranty
1 Year
 
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White Brightness
500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
832x624
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
250:1
Display Type
1.30" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
No
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Type
250W Metal Halide bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours
Lamp Model
ALAC01C  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.4x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
6.7' - 24.6'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.86:1 - 2.60:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-2" and 17'-1" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
6.30" x 14.90" x 15.60"
Weight
19.8 lbs
Audible Noise
30 dB
Internal Speakers
6.0 Watts × 2
Power
380 Watts 90V - 265V
Connection Panel
Audio In: RCA x 4
Audio Out: RCA
Composite: RCA x 2
S-Video x 2
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin x 2

Additional Features
The Aurora uses the same lamp as the Toshiba TLP-410. The Toshiba part number is TLP L1.
 

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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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