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Optoma HD80 Projector

1080P Home Theater Projector
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From Optoma —   The Optoma HD80 is a true 1080p DLP home theater projector with studio-grade resolution, and offers an all-around, high-quality display experience for home theater enthusiasts. The HD80 delivers higher brightness and provides truer, more vibrant colors to the projected picture. With an amazing 10,000:1 contrast ratio and BrilliantColor, Texas Instruments color processing technology, the Optoma HD80 delivers great color saturation and subtle color details for excellent image quality.

  • 1080p DMD DLP by Texas Instruments.
  • Native 1080p (1920x1080) resolution.
  • 1300 lumens and a 10,000:1 contrast ratio.
  • Advanced three stage video processing system offers powerful and personalized adjustment options at each stage
 

Optoma HD80 Projector Specifications

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Projector Central Editor's Choice Award
Editor's Choice Award

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Performance
5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
n/a
User Reviews
(12) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2007
Warranty
2 Years
 
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Brightness
1,300 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
10,000:1
Dynamic Contrast
10,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.95" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
7 segments
Color Wheel
6x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080

Lamp Type
300W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours
Lamp Model
BL-FS300B  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.4' - 37.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
21.00" - 282.00"
Throw Ratio
1.85:1 - 2.22:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-5" and 16'-2" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.60" x 16.00" x 12.20"
Weight
10.0 lbs
Audible Noise
32 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
430 Watts 90V - 264V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin

Features
Anamorphic Ready
Additional Features
Three-stage video processing system offers personalized adjustment options: decoding, image enhancement and color reproduction enhancement
 

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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.

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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