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Mitsubishi HC4900 Projector

1080P Home Theater Projector
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The Mitsubishi HC4900 Projector is a 1080P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1080 . The internal 3LCD technology is an innovative 3-chip design that sets itself apart by delivering vibrant, true-to-life images with better color brightness and a wider color gamut. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in June 2007 and has been by Mitsubishi.

 

Mitsubishi HC4900 Projector Specifications

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Projector Central Editor's Choice Award
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Performance
4
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$4,495
User Reviews
(11) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2007
Warranty
2 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
7,500:1
Dynamic Contrast
7,500:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.74" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 576i, 576p, 1125i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080

Lamp Type
160W Metal Halide bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 5,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-HC5000LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.6x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-5% & Vertical +/-75%
Throw Distance
11.5' - 31.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
70.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.43:1 - 2.30:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-3" and 16'-6" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
4.90" x 13.10" x 13.80"
Weight
12.3 lbs
Audible Noise
24 dB  / 19 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
250 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Picture-in-Picture
Additional Features
This projector features a new-generation of true HD (1920X1080) resolution, C²Fine inorganic LCD panel. Inorganic LCD components extend the life of your high definition projector and produce a more robust picture with smooth transitions and fast response

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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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