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LG HF80JA Projector

1080P Home Theater Projector
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The LG HF80JA Projector is a 1080P Home Theater Projector. This laser projector is capable of displaying 2,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1080 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 4.6 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in March 2017 and has been by LG Electronics.


LG HF80JA Projector Specifications

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Projector Central Highly Recommended Award
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Performance
4
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$1,499
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Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
March 2017
Warranty
1 Year
 
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Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
150,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Input Lag
67ms
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080

Lamp Type
Laser Phosphor
Lamp Life
20,000 hours

Included Lens
1.1x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.0' - 12.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
27.28" - 120.00"
Throw Ratio
1.40:1 - 1.54:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-1" and 11'-1" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
8.07" x 12.60" x 12.95"
Weight
4.6 lbs
Audible Noise
30 dB  / 26 dB
Internal Speakers
3.0 Watts × 2
Power
150 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack x 2
HDMI x 2
Network: RJ-45
Tuner
USB x 2
Wireless Networking

Features
TV Tuner
Closed Captioning
Geometric Correction
Streaming Apps
Additional Features
Wirelessly stream sound directly from the HF80JA projector to a Bluetooth compatible sound system


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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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