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Panasonic PT-AE100 Projector

WVGA Home Theater Projector
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The Panasonic PT-AE100 Projector is a WVGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 700 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 858x484 . The internal 3LCD technology is an innovative 3-chip design that sets itself apart by delivering vibrant, true-to-life images with better color brightness and a wider color gamut. This projector was first available for purchase in February 2002 and has been by Panasonic Home.

 

Panasonic PT-AE100 Projector Specifications

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MSRP
$2,499
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Status
Discontinued
Released
February 2002
 
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White Brightness
700 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
858x484
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WVGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
2 cm 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i

Lamp Type
120W UHM bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 5,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
1.5 m - 6.3 m  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
102 cm - 508 cm
Throw Ratio
1.42:1 - 1.70:1
Projector Placement
For a
cm
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 3.1 m and 3.8 m from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
9 cm x 28 cm x 24 cm
Weight
2.7 kg
Audible Noise
30 dB  / 30 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 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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