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Optoma H56 Projector

XGA Home Theater Projector
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From Optoma —   Optoma's home theater projectors represent quality engineering and a new life style. They are designed and fine-tuned specifically for use in your home theater. The projector is formatted for wide screen HDTV and reveals deep, rich colors, defining images in vivid details for the ultimate home theater experience. Projecting large images that liberate your senses, Optoma's Home Theater projector defy the conventional constraints of projection viewing, illuminating impressive blacks and color reproduction. Balancing sleek aesthetic form with home theater function, Optoma brings it home, a new life style.


Optoma H56 Projector Specifications

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Projector Central Highly Recommended Award
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MSRP
$3,999
User Reviews
(18) Review this Projector
Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2003
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
6 segments
Color Wheel
5x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525i, 575i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.7' - 32.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
23.40" - 246.10"
Throw Ratio
2.00:1 - 2.40:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-4" and 15'-12" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.30" x 10.90" x 8.90"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Audible Noise
32 dB
Power
320 Watts 100V - 240V

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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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