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Hitachi ED-X50 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Hitachi ED-X50 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,200 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. Weighing in at 4.9 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in July 2010 and has been by Hitachi.

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Hitachi ED-X50 Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2010
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
2,200 ANSI Lumens / 1,500 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 525i, 525p, 625i, 625p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
200W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
DT01141 / CPX2020LAMP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.6' - 30.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
30.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.51:1 - 1.84:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-0" and 12'-2" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.03" x 12.05" x 8.70"
Weight
4.9 lbs
Audible Noise
35 dB  / 28 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
270 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
2:3 Pulldown
Closed Captioning
Blackboard Mode
Additional Features
EUROPEAN MODEL - NOT AVAILABLE IN THE USA.

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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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