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PLUS U5-532h Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The PLUS U5-532h 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 4.4 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 January 2006 and has been by PLUS.



PLUS U5-532h Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,395
Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2006
Warranty
3 Years
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Brightness
3,000 ANSI Lumens / 1,600 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
4 segments
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576p, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
28-030  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.7' - 36.5'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.83:1 - 2.20:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-1" and 14'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.40" x 8.50" x 9.40"
Weight
4.4 lbs
Internal Speakers
0.8 Watts Mono
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
Choose the Bright Mode option in the projector's menu, and an internal motor quietly slides the color wheel away. When in Bright Mode, the image will not be in color, but with a full grayscale.

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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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