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Optoma DX609 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Optoma DX609 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 DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 4.4 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in March 2007 and has been by Optoma.


Optoma DX609 Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
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Status
Discontinued
Released
March 2007
Warranty
1 Year
 
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Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens / 1,500 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,200:1
Display Type
0.55" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
180W SHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.1x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
6.7' - 38.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
47.00" - 292.00"
Throw Ratio
1.95:1 - 2.15:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-0" and 14'-4" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.90" x 10.20" x 7.40"
Weight
4.4 lbs
Audible Noise
33 dB  / 31 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
260 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
DVI Digital Input
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Soft Carrying Case
Laser Pointer
Additional Features
Wide range of connectivity options

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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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