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Knoll Systems HD290 Projector

720P Home Theater Projector
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The Knoll Systems HD290 Projector is a 720P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x720 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in April 2006 and has been by Knoll Systems. The Knoll Systems HD290 projector was manufactured by InFocus as the IN76.

 

Knoll Systems HD290 Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
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Status
Discontinued
Released
April 2006
Warranty
1 Year
 
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Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens / 800 Lumens
Resolution
1280x720
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
3,000:1
Display Type
0.65" DLP
Color Wheel
6 segments
Color Wheel
4x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/30, 1080p/50, 1035i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Life
3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.27x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.0' - 20.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
35.48" - 179.98"
Throw Ratio
1.53:1 - 1.94:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-1" and 14'-1" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.70" x 14.20" x 14.20"
Weight
9.3 lbs
Internal Speakers
No
Power
300 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin

Features
Anamorphic Ready
Additional Features
Recessed all glass 12 element lens with zoom gives a super sharp image. Swivel base can be removed for ceiling mounting

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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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