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Optoma TX7156 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Optoma TX7156 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 3.2 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in August 2009 and has been by Optoma.

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Optoma TX7156 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,599
Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2009
Warranty
3 Years
User Reviews
(2) Review this Projector
 
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Brightness
3,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,500:1
Display Type
0.55" DLP x 1
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
220W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
5811100235  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.9' - 36.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.80:1 - 2.20:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-0" and 14'-8" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.79" x 8.66" x 7.00"
Weight
3.2 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 33 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.3
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Closed Captioning
Laser Pointer
Additional Features
Adjustable Fan Speed for High Altitude Applications.

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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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