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NEC VT46 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The NEC VT46 Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,200 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . 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 August 2003 and has been by NEC.


NEC VT46 Projector Specifications

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MSRP
$995
Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2003
Warranty
2 Years
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White Brightness
1,200 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
160W NSH bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours
Lamp Model
VT60LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.7' - 30.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.52:1 - 1.82:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-0" and 12'-0" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.50" x 12.20" x 9.70"
Weight
6.6 lbs
Audible Noise
32 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
220 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Short-Throw
Additional Features
Component cable optional
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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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