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Hitachi CP-X251 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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From Hitachi —   The Hitachi CP-X251 has a small footprint and low noise level of 39 dB (34 dB in whisper mode). The projector boasts a 500:1 contrast ratio, a lens ratio of 1:1.2, and a throw ratio of 1.5:1 to 1.7:1. Other significant features include inputs for RGB, Composite Video, S-Video and Component Video formats. The Hitachi CP-X251 was also marketed as the Dukane 8755E.

  • High Performance & High Brightness
  • Native XGA Resolution
  • Keystone Correction
  • Rich Connectivity
  • International Capabilities
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Hitachi CP-X251 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,295
Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2006
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
0.63" 3LCD
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
200W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
CPX260LAMP / DT00751  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.6' - 29.5'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.48:1 - 1.78:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-9" and 11'-9" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.40" x 12.00" x 9.80"
Weight
6.6 lbs
Audible Noise
39 dB  / 34 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
310 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin
USB

Features
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
The CP-X251 is equipped with a security bar, Kensington security slot and transition detector (a sensor located inside the projector that recognizes when the projector has been moved).

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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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