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NEC HT1000 Projector

XGA Home Theater Projector
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The NEC HT1000 Projector is a XGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in November 2002 and has been by NEC.


NEC HT1000 Projector Specifications

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MSRP
$4,495
User Reviews
(38) Review this Projector
Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
November 2002
Warranty
2 Years
 
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Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens / 800 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
3,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Type
220W NSH bulb
Lamp Life
1,500 hours  / 2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
7.4' - 31.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.56:1 - 1.88:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-4" and 12'-5" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
4.70" x 10.20" x 12.60"
Weight
7.1 lbs
Audible Noise
32 dB  / 29 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts × 2
Power
290 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Memory Card Reader
Additional Features
IRIS produces variable contrast to 3000:1


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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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