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PLUS U3-1080 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The PLUS U3-1080 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 800 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 3.0 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 2000 and has been by PLUS. The PLUS U3-1080 was also marketed as the Sharp PG-M10X, Lightware Legend LX-8, Mitsubishi X30U, and the Philips UGO X-Lite.


PLUS U3-1080 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$6,995
User Reviews
(6) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2000
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
800:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
No
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
130W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
1,000 hours
Lamp Model
28-390  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
3.9' - 22.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
36.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.68:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 11'-1" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
1.90" x 9.00" x 7.00"
Weight
3.0 lbs
Audible Noise
42 dB
Internal Speakers
0.5 Watts Mono
Power
180 Watts 100V - 240V
 

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Nov 2001 Model
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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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