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PLUS U2-870 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The PLUS U2-870 Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 700 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in July 1999 and has been by PLUS.

 

PLUS U2-870 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$3,995
Status
Discontinued
Released
July 1999
Warranty
3 Years
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Brightness
700 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
No
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Type
120W P-VIP bulb
Lamp Life
1,000 hours
Lamp Model
28-650  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.9' - 40.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
24.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
2.01:1 - 2.42:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-5" and 16'-2" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
2.30" x 9.30" x 11.70"
Weight
5.6 lbs
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
180 Watts 100V - 240V
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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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