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Optoma GT5500 Projector

1080P Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector
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From Optoma —   The Optoma GT5500 is a Full HD 1080p ultra short throw DLP Projector for Gaming, Movies, and Sports. The GT5500 features incredibly bright and colorful picture quality at 3500 lumens along with an 25000:1 contrast ratio for solid deep blacks. GT5500's ultra short throw lens projects a BIG 100 inch image onto a wallmounted screen or flat surface, including even a wall from less than 13 inches away. Gone are the days of struggling to install mounts or finding the ideal position in the room to project the right image.

  • 1080p 3500 lumen ultra short throw projector with 25000:1 contrast ratio
  • BIG and crisp 100-inch image from less than 13 inches away from the wall or mounted screen
  • Perfect for Gaming and Watching TV, Blu-ray Movies, and Sporting Events
  • Strong connectivity - dual HDMI, VGA-In, dual Audio-In, and much more
  • 3D-Sync Port enables the use of Active RF
  • 3D Glasses for increased depth and less fatigue
 

Optoma GT5500 Projector Specifications

Projector Central's Rating
Projector Central Highly Recommended Award
Highly Recommended Award

Our Highly Recommended designation is earned by products offering extraordinary value or performance in their price class.

Performance
4.5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
n/a
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Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2016
Warranty
1 Year

 
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Brightness
3,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
25,000:1
Display Type
0.65" DLP x 1
Color Processing
10-bit
Input Lag
34ms
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/24, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200
3D Modes
Full HD 3D

Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 6,500 hours
Lamp Model
BL-FU190G  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
1.5' - 1.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
79.86" - 100.23"
Throw Ratio
0.25:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 1'-10" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.72" x 15.15" x 12.20"
Weight
10.7 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 29 dB
Internal Speakers
16.0 Watts Mono
Power
320 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
Audio In: Mini Jack
Audio In: RCA
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.4a x 2
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
USB x 2
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin

Features
Short-Throw
Full HD 3D


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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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