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Mitsubishi HC3000U Projector

WXGA Home Theater Projector
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The Mitsubishi HC3000U Projector is a WXGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in November 2005 and has been by Mitsubishi.

 

Mitsubishi HC3000U Projector Specifications

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Performance
4.5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$1,995
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
November 2005
Warranty
2 Years
 
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Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x768
Aspect Ratio
15:9 (WXGA)
Contrast
4,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.65" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
6 segments
Color Wheel
4x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-HC100LP / VLT-HC910LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
8.6' - 24.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.70:1 - 2.05:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-12" and 14'-5" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.90" x 12.20" x 9.60"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Internal Speakers
No
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
DarkChip2 DLP chip with BrilliantColor
 

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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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