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Optoma H57 Projector

WSVGA Home Theater Projector
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The Optoma H57 Projector is a WSVGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,100 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x576 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in October 2004 and has been by Optoma.


Optoma H57 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$3,999
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Status
Discontinued
Released
October 2004
Warranty
2 Years
 
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Brightness
1,100 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x576
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WSVGA)
Contrast
3,000:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
250W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.1' - 28.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
30.00" - 246.00"
Throw Ratio
1.57:1 - 1.87:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-5" and 13'-7" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.00" x 13.40" x 10.30"
Weight
7.5 lbs
Audible Noise
28 dB
Power
320 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Short-Throw
Additional Features
Adjustable cooling fan speed settings for higher altitude.

Compare to the Competition


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Optoma H57*
  • Resolution: 1024x576 DLP
  • Brightness: 1100 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 11'-5" — 13'-7"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$3,999
Oct 2004 Model
NEC HT510*
  • Resolution: 1024x576 DLP
  • Brightness: 1000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-12" — 11'-10"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$995
Oct 2004 Model

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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness:

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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