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Optoma PKA31 Projector

WVGA Pico Projector
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The Optoma PKA31 Projector is a WVGA Pico Projector. This LED projector is capable of displaying 50 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 854x480 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 0.5 lbs, this mini pocket-sized projector is perfect for impromptu business meetings and personal movie viewing on the go. This projector was first available for purchase in April 2012 and has been by Optoma.

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Optoma PKA31 Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
Status
Discontinued
Released
April 2012
Warranty
1 Year
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Brightness
50 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
854x480
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WVGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x800

Lamp Type
LED
Lamp Life
20,000 hours

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
0.7' - 15.5'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
5.35" - 118.56"
Throw Ratio
1.80:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 13'-1" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
1.20" x 4.70" x 2.70"
Weight
0.5 lbs
Internal Speakers
0.5 Watts Mono
Battery Life
1 Hours
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
HDMI
MemoryCard
USB

Features
Memory Card Reader
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
Full assortment of I/O ports, including HDMI, USB, VGA, and video, allows for easy connections to a variety of devices such as digital cameras and camcorders
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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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