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The PLUS U4-232 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,800 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 3.3 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 2004 and has been by PLUS.


PLUS U4-232 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$3,295
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Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2004
Warranty
3 Years

 
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Brightness
1,800 ANSI Lumens / 1,440 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
1.00" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
4 segments
Color Wheel
2x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576p, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
180W Mercury bulb
Lamp Life
1,500 hours  / 2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
6.1' - 37.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.89:1 - 2.27:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-8" and 15'-2" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.00" x 7.50" x 9.50"
Weight
3.3 lbs
Internal Speakers
0.5 Watts Mono
Power
240 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Wireless Networking

Additional Features
The high-tech, brightest option for a portable XGA projector under 3.5lbs!

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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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