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LG HU80KA Projector

4K Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector
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From LG Electronics — Enjoy a premium theater experience in any room of your home with the HU80KA 4K UHD projector. This must-have laser projector offers bright, detailed 4K picture quality and up to a 150" cinematic display. With an incredible 8.3 million pixels (3840 x 2160), even an image up to twelve-and-a-half feet remains clear and crisp. The HU80KA 4K Ultra HD projector delivers home theater with impeccable precision and detail at four times the resolution of Full HD.

  • 4K UHD Resolution (3840 x 2160)
  • 2500 ANSI lumens
  • Up to 150" screen size
  • Supports HDR10
  • Smart TV enabled
  • WebOS 3.5 enabled
 

LG HU80KA Projector Specifications

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Projector Central Editor's Choice Award
Editor's Choice Award

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Performance
5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

Street Price
$2,498
MSRP
$2,699
Best Used For
Status
Shipping
Released
June 2018
Warranty
1 Year
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Brightness
2,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
3840x2160
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (4K HD)
Contrast
150,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
10-bit
Input Lag
71ms
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/30, 1080p/50, 2160p/24, 2160p/60, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 4096x2160

Lamp Type
Laser Phosphor
Lamp Life
20,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.6' - 14.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
39.74" - 150.20"
Throw Ratio
1.32:1 - 1.58:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-7" and 11'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
18.60" x 6.40" x 6.40"
Weight
14.7 lbs
Audible Noise
30 dB  / 23 dB
Internal Speakers
7.0 Watts × 2
Power
250 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
HDMI (HDCP 2.2)
Network: RJ-45
USB
Wireless Networking

Features
TV Tuner
Closed Captioning
HDR
Streaming Apps
Additional Features
 

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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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