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Marantz VP-8600 Projector

720P Home Theater Projector
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The Marantz VP-8600 Projector is a 720P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 800 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 January 2006 and has been by Marantz.

 

Marantz VP-8600 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$4,999
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Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2006
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x720
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
2,500:1
Display Type
0.81" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i

Lamp Type
200W VIP bulb
Lamp Life
4,000 hours

Included Lens
1.33x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
10.5' - 39.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.80:1 - 2.40:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-1" and 17'-5" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
7.50" x 17.13" x 15.19"
Weight
26.4 lbs
Audible Noise
27 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
255 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Picture-in-Picture
2:3 Pulldown
Additional Features
HD2+ DMD chip. 10 Bit Digital Gamma Processing. Up: 50% to 120% lens shift range

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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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