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Mitsubishi XL5U ColorView Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Mitsubishi XL5U ColorView Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,700 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. This projector was first available for purchase in June 2004 and has been by Mitsubishi.


Mitsubishi XL5U ColorView Projector Specifications


MSRP
$3,495
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2004
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,700 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525i, 525p, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
180W NSH bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 5,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-XL5LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
10.1' - 26.6'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
80.00" - 250.00"
Throw Ratio
1.60:1 - 1.93:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-6" and 12'-8" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.70" x 10.80" x 10.20"
Weight
5.4 lbs
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Short-Throw
Additional Features
Three level password protection. Designed for all versatile applications, it comes with a short throw lens, up to 5000 hours of lamp life and a remarkable contrast ratio of 400:1 for clear and detailed images.

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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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