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The Hitachi CP-WX8255A Projector is a WXGA Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 5,500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x800 . 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 zoom lens on the Hitachi CP-WX8255A has an impressive zoom ratio of 2x combined with the ability to shift the lens which allows for flexibility in positioning. This projector is not being produced by Hitachi any longer and was . The Hitachi CP-WX8255A was also marketed as the Dukane ImagePro 8973WA.


Hitachi CP-WX8255A Projector Specifications


MSRP
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Status
Discontinued
Warranty
3 Years

 
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White Brightness
5,500 ANSI Lumens
Color Brightness
5,500 Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
3,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 525i, 525p, 576i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Life
2,500 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
DT01291  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
2x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses



FL-701 Fixed 0.90:1
LL-704 Zoom 3.10:1-5.20:1
SL-702 Zoom 1.30:1-1.90:1
UL-705 Zoom 5.20:1-8.70:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Throw Distance
7.0' - 35.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
33.02" - 330.19"
Throw Ratio
1.50:1 - 3.00:1
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.30" x 19.60" x 15.60"
Weight
19.3 lbs
Audible Noise
37 dB  / 31 dB
Internal Speakers
8.0 Watts × 2
Power
480 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio In: Mini Jack x 2
Audio In: RCA
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
HDMI x 2
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB x 2
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Picture-in-Picture
2:3 Pulldown
Closed Captioning
DICOM
Geometric Correction
Lens Memory
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
Projector management application (PJMan) allows users to monitor and control multiple projectors over LAN. Features include scheduling of events, e-mail alerts for reactive and routine maintenance.

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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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