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From JVC — A THX 3D and ISF certified projector, the DLA-X790 is a high performance, fully customizable home theater projector that produces exquisite quality images with a class-leading 130,000:1 native contrast ratio. The projector features upgraded 4K e-shift5 for a significant improvement in picture quality vs. our previous models. JVC also upgrades UHD HDR brightness and dynamic range when using our Intelligent Aperture.

  • 130,000:1 native contrast ratio
  • 1,300,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio
  • Three 1920 x 1080 0.7-inch D-ILA devices
  • e-shift5 4K Precision 3840 X 2160 projected image
  • Two 18Gbps HDMI/HDCP 2.2 Compatible Inputs
  • Advanced HDR usability w/brighter, more detailed HDR content
  • THX 3D Certified
  • ISF (Imaging Science Foundation) Licensed
  • Improved Motion Enhancement (2D, 3D, 4K) w/CMD

JVC DLA-X790R Projector Specifications

Street Price
Best Used For
October 2017
3 Years
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Also sold as the JVC DLA-X7900BE outside of the USA.

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1,900 ANSI Lumens
4K w/pixel shifting
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Dynamic Iris
Display Type
0.70" D-ILA x 3
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 2160p/24, 2160p/60, 576p, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 3840x2160
3D Modes
Full HD 3D

Lamp Type
265W NSH bulb
Lamp Life
3,500 hours  / 4,500 hours
Lamp Model
PK-L2615U  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
2x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-34% & Vertical +/-80%
Throw Distance
12.2' - 20.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
59.99" - 199.64"
Throw Ratio
1.40:1 - 2.80:1
Digital Zoom
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
7.00" x 17.80" x 18.50"
34.0 lbs
Audible Noise
21 dB
Internal Speakers
380 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
HDMI (HDCP 2.2) x 2
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin

Anamorphic Ready
THX Certified
Full HD 3D
Frame Interpolation
Lens Memory

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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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