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InFocus SP 5000 Projector

720P Home Theater Projector
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The InFocus SP 5000 Projector is a 720P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,100 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x720 . 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 August 2004 and has been by InFocus Home. The InFocus SP 5000 was also marketed as the Knoll Systems HD225.


InFocus SP 5000 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,299
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2004
Warranty
2 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,100 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x720
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
1,200:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1035i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
150W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.0' - 33.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
34.77" - 270.45"
Throw Ratio
1.68:1 - 1.98:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-2" and 14'-5" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
4.00" x 11.50" x 10.20"
Weight
7.5 lbs
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts × 2
Power
260 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
HDMI via available adapter (sold seperately). RS232 and USB.

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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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