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Mitsubishi HC100U ColorView Projector

WVGA Home Theater Projector
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The Mitsubishi HC100U ColorView Projector is a WVGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,300 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 854x480 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in January 2005 and has been by Mitsubishi.

 

Mitsubishi HC100U ColorView Projector Specifications

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

MSRP
$1,795
User Reviews
(7) Review this Projector
Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2005
Warranty
2 Years
 
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Brightness
1,300 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
854x480
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WVGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.55" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
4 segments
Color Wheel
2x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525p, 625p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-HC100LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
10.4' - 21.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
80.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.53:1 - 1.83:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-11" and 13'-1" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.90" x 12.20" x 9.60"
Weight
6.5 lbs
Audible Noise
33 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
The Mitsubishi HC100U home theater DLP projector was designed with the smart & savvy consumer in mind, for stunning picture and versatility, at an affordable price.
 

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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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