Find a Projector Projector Forums Login

Projectors


Top 10

Where to Buy

Reviews

News & Articles

ProjectorCentral.com
Calculate Throw Distance

The Mitsubishi XL5980LU Projector is a XGA Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 5,500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . 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 May 2006 and has been by Mitsubishi.



Mitsubishi XL5980LU Projector Specifications


MSRP
$10,995
Status
Discontinued
Released
May 2006
Warranty
3 Years
User Reviews
Review this Projector

 
Switch to Metric
White Brightness
5,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
600:1
Display Type
1.30" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 576p, 625i, 625p, 1125i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
270W SHP bulb
Lamp Life
1,500 hours  / 2,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-0X5950LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
No
Optional Lenses



OL-X500FR Short Fixed Lens Throw Ratio 0.80:1
OL-X500LZ Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 2.40:1-3.30:1
OL-X500SZ Short Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.30:1-1.60:1
OL-X500TZ Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 3.40:1-5.20:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
6.90" x 17.40" x 17.10"
Weight
19.9 lbs
Audible Noise
35 dB  / 30 dB
Internal Speakers
5.0 Watts Mono
Power
380 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin
USB

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Additional Features
Built-In, Motion Sensitive Anti-Theft Alarm. Also available with lens (XL5980U).

Compare to the Competition

 

Similar Projectors

ViewSonic Pro9510L
  • Resolution: 1024x768 DLP
  • Brightness: 6200 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 8'-8" — 14'-9"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$1,499
Sep 2016 Model
Dukane ImagePro 6762-L
  • Resolution: 1024x768 3LCD
  • Brightness: 6200 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  •  
  •  
$3,244
Dec 2014 Model

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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness:

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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness: