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Hitachi ED-A100 Projector

XGA Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector
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The Hitachi ED-A100 Projector is a XGA Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . 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 October 2007 and has been by Hitachi.

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Hitachi ED-A100 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,495
Status
Discontinued
Released
October 2007
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens / 1,500 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
0.63" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
220W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
DT00891  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
0.3' - 1.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 100.00"
Throw Ratio
0.38:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 1'-4" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
5.20" x 15.60" x 14.00"
Weight
12.8 lbs
Audible Noise
33 dB  / 28 dB
Internal Speakers
7.0 Watts Mono
Power
340 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Short-Throw
Closed Captioning
Blackboard Mode
Additional Features
Ultra short throw lens

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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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