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Optoma EP729 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Optoma EP729 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,600 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 2.2 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 June 2005 and has been by Optoma.

 

Optoma EP729 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,595
Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2005
Warranty
2 Years
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Brightness
1,600 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,200:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1400x1050

Lamp Type
156W P-VIP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
BL-FP156A  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.15x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
6.1' - 40.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
2.00:1 - 2.30:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-4" and 15'-4" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.46" x 6.00" x 7.87"
Weight
2.2 lbs
Internal Speakers
No
Power
195 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
Includes a unique remote mouse with built-in laser pointer.
 

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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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