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Optoma TX542-3D Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The Optoma TX542-3D Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,800 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 , and is 3D capable. The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in July 2010 and has been by Optoma. The Optoma TX542-3D was also marketed as the Dukane ImagePro 8404A-3D.


Optoma TX542-3D Projector Specifications

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Performance
4
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$1,099
User Reviews
(1) Review this Projector
Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2010
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
2,800 ANSI Lumens / 2,240 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
3,000:1
Display Type
0.55" DLP x 1
Color Processing
10-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080
3D Modes
PC 3D Ready

Lamp Type
180W P-VIP bulb
Lamp Life
5,000 hours  / 6,000 hours
Lamp Model
BL-FP180E  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.0' - 25.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
39.00" - 234.00"
Throw Ratio
1.60:1 - 1.92:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-8" and 12'-10" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.82" x 12.76" x 9.21"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Audible Noise
31 dB  / 29 dB
Internal Speakers
5.0 Watts × 2
Power
255 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
PC 3D Ready
Closed Captioning
Soft Carrying Case
Laser Pointer
Additional Features
Optoma backs the TX542-3D with 3 years of Express Replacement Service and a one year lamp warranty to provide added peace of mind.

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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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