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Mitsubishi XL8U ColorView Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Mitsubishi XL8U ColorView Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,000 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 September 2003 and has been by Mitsubishi.


Mitsubishi XL8U ColorView Projector Specifications


MSRP
$4,495
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2003
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
350:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
180W NSH bulb
Lamp Life
2,500 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
VLT-XL8LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.8' - 36.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.80:1 - 2.20:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-12" and 14'-8" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
2.70" x 10.80" x 10.20"
Weight
5.9 lbs
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
Power
230 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Picture-in-Picture
Additional Features
A versatile array of remote control password-activated security features helps to control projector usage and further protect your investment.

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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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