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Optoma HD8600 Projector

1080P Home Theater Projector
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The Optoma HD8600 Projector is a 1080P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,600 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1080 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in September 2009 and has been by Optoma.

 

Optoma HD8600 Projector Specifications

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Performance
5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
n/a
Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2009
Warranty
3 Years
User Reviews
(1) Review this Projector
 
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Brightness
1,600 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
50,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.65" DLP x 1
Color Processing
10-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080

Lamp Type
280W P-VIP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
5811116085-S / BL-FP280C  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
No
Optional Lenses


Optoma BX-DL080 Fixed 0.77:1
Optoma BX-DL200 Zoom 1.54:1-1.93:1
Optoma BX-DL300 Zoom 1.93:1-2.89:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-5% & Vertical
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
6.50" x 16.90" x 13.40"
Weight
19.0 lbs
Audible Noise
29 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
390 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger x 2
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.3 x 3
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Anamorphic Ready
Additional Features
Three lens choices, all with PureOptics (Extra Low Dispersion glass lens elements for brighter, sharper images), create a wide range of installation options
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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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