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Lightware Legend LS-8 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The Lightware Legend LS-8 Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 800 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 3.5 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 July 2001 and has been by Lightware. The Lightware Legend LS-8 projector was manufactured by PLUS as the U3-880. This projector was also marketed as the Sharp PG-M10S, and the Philips UGO S-Lite.


Lightware Legend LS-8 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,795
User Reviews
(3) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2001
Warranty
2 Years
 
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Brightness
800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
800:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
No
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
130W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
1,000 hours

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.9' - 22.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
36.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.68:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 11'-1" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
1.90" x 9.00" x 7.00"
Weight
3.5 lbs
Audible Noise
42 dB
Internal Speakers
0.5 Watts Mono
Power
180 Watts 100V - 240V

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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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