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NEC PA500X Projector

XGA Large Venue Projector
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The NEC PA500X Projector is a XGA Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 5,000 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. 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 April 2011 and has been by NEC.

 

NEC PA500X Projector Specifications


MSRP
$3,799
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Status
Discontinued
Released
April 2011
Warranty
3 Years

 
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White Brightness
5,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.79" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
330W AC bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
NP21LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
No
Optional Lenses



NP11FL Short Fixed 0.80:1
NP12ZL Zoom 1.21:1-1.58:1
NP13ZL Zoom 1.53:1-3.04:1
NP15ZL Zoom 4.70:1-7.20:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-30% & Vertical +50% / -10%
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.70" x 19.60" x 14.10"
Weight
17.6 lbs
Audible Noise
38 dB  / 31 dB
Internal Speakers
10.0 Watts Mono
Power
464 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
DisplayPort
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
DICOM
Blackboard Mode
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
Stacking capability. Optional wireless LAN module available.
 

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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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