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LG HW300Y Projector

WXGA Portable Projector
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The LG HW300Y Projector is a WXGA Portable Projector. This LED projector is capable of displaying 300 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x800 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 1.7 lbs, this mini pocket-sized projector is perfect for impromptu business meetings and personal movie viewing on the go. This projector was first available for purchase in October 2011 and has been by LG Electronics.

 

LG HW300Y Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
Status
Discontinued
Released
October 2011
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Brightness
300 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
1,000:1
Display Type
0.45" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576p, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1680x1050

Lamp Type
LED
Lamp Life
30,000 hours

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.0' - 30.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
47.81" - 286.84"
Throw Ratio
1.48:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 10'-6" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.13" x 6.30" x 4.70"
Weight
1.7 lbs
Audible Noise
34 dB  / 26 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts × 2
Power
100 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Component
Composite: RCA
HDMI
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Closed Captioning
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
Via its USB connection, the HW300Y can access and play DivX format HD content & also allows users to show presentations and data spreadsheets without having to convert the files.
 

Compare to the Competition


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  • Brightness: 300 ANSI Lumens
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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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