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Optoma EP716 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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From Optoma —   Optoma's 1800 lumens EP 716 delivers optimum price and performance. The EP716 projector combines performance and functionality that offers a complete solution for a wide range of applications from boardrooms to classrooms. Weighing only 4.4 pounds, the compact and robust EP716 is designed to excel in today's demanding multimedia environments.

  • Native 800 x 600 SVGA resolution for sharp display
  • Bright 1800 lumens for great image quality for a wide range of applications
  • Superior 2000:1 contrast ratio for cinema quality images and crisp graphics
  • SXGA+ (1400 x 1050) capability compatible with high-end laptops
  • Long Lamp Life: 3000 hrs
  • Fully HDTV compatible (720p, 1080i)
  • Convenient Dual D-sub 15 VGA, component, composite, monitor loop through and S-video input
  • Weighs just 4.4 pounds
  • Adjustable cooling fan speed for high altitude usage
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Optoma EP716 Projector Specifications

September 2005
1 Year
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1,800 ANSI Lumens
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Display Type
0.55" DLP x 1
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1400x1050

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
807-3215  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.11x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
Lens Shift
Throw Distance
4.3' - 39.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
30.00" - 305.00"
Throw Ratio
1.93:1 - 2.13:1
Projector Placement
For a
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-10" and 14'-2" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.70" x 9.00" x 8.26"
4.4 lbs
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
265 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
The EP716 was developed and created to deliver superior performance at an amazing price.

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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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