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NEC VT540 Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The NEC VT540 Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,000 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 March 2000 and has been by NEC.


NEC VT540 Projector Specifications

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MSRP
$3,495
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Status
Discontinued
Released
March 2000
Warranty
2 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
0.90" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
160W NSH bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
50019497 / VT40LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
9.3' - 39.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.97:1 - 2.36:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-12" and 15'-7" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.00" x 9.60" x 11.20"
Weight
8.6 lbs
Audible Noise
37 dB  / 35 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
240 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Special Warranty
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
Includes 2-year InstaCare service program (next business day replacement or 3-business day repair and return). Monitor output.
 

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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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