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Mitsubishi HC1500 Projector

720P Home Theater Projector
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From Mitsubishi —   If you are a high-definition video enthusiast who's looking for a more affordable way to bring a front-screen projection to your home theater or family room, the Mitsubishi HC1500 projector is the right choice for you.

  • DLP Technology
  • Native 720P Resolution
  • 1600 ANSI lumens and 2500:1 contrast ratio
  • Exclusive Mitsubishi BrilliantColor technology
  • Up to a 3000 hours lamp life
  • Ultra-hush 25dBA noise level
 

Mitsubishi HC1500 Projector Specifications

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Performance
5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$1,495
User Reviews
(14) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2007
Warranty
1 Year
 
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Brightness
1,600 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x720
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
2,500:1
Display Type
0.62" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
7 segments
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525i, 525p, 576i, 576p, 1125i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
200W Metal Halide bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-HC910LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Throw Distance
5.7' - 24.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.67:1 - 2.02:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-12" and 14'-6" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
3.90" x 12.20" x 9.60"
Weight
6.5 lbs
Audible Noise
31 dB  / 25 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin

Additional Features
The HC1500 home theater projector brings you more realistic and lifelike images with Texas Instruments BrilliantColor and a seven segment color wheel
 

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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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