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Epson Europe EMP-TW20 Projector

WVGA Home Theater Projector
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The Epson Europe EMP-TW20 Projector is a WVGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,200 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 854x480 . 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 October 2005 and has been by Epson Europe.


Epson Europe EMP-TW20 Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
October 2005
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,200 ANSI Lumens / 350 Lumens
Resolution
854x480
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WVGA)
Contrast
1,000:1
Display Type
0.55" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525i, 525p, 625i, 625p, 1125i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Type
135W UHE bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
ELPLP33  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.5x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-25% & Vertical +/-50%
Throw Distance
7.4' - 24.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.14:1 - 1.72:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 8'-3" and 12'-5" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.40" x 14.70" x 11.60"
Weight
7.8 lbs
Audible Noise
33 dB  / 28 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
190 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin

Features
Short-Throw
Additional Features
European version of the Epson PowerLite Home 20.

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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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