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Projector Central Editor's Choice Award

Panasonic PT-AE8000 Projector

1080P Home Theater Projector
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From Panasonic Home —   Hollywood continues to produce and release 3D movies that gives us an entirely new level of dynamic realism. The PT-AE8000 Full HD 3D HOme Cinema Projector was developed according to the Panasonic philosophy of providing images that mirror the director's artistic vision and intent - right in your own home.

  • High 2,400 lm of brightness with the advanced red-rich lamp
  • Full-HD optimized optical system
  • Up to 480 Hz compatible LCD panels
  • Pure color filter pro for rich, vibrant colors
  • Dynamic iris pro adds beauty to both dark and bright scenes

Panasonic PT-AE8000 Projector Specifications

Projector Central's Rating
Projector Central Editor's Choice Award
Editor's Choice Award

Our Editor's Choice Award designation is earned by products offering extraordinary value or performance in their price class.

Performance
5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
n/a
User Reviews
(9) Review this Projector
Awards
Editor's Choice
Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2012
Warranty
2 Years

 
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White Brightness
2,400 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
500,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Input Lag
50ms
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 525i, 525p, 576i, 576p, 625i, 625p, 1125i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080
3D Modes
Full HD 3D

Lamp Type
220W UHM bulb
Lamp Life
4,000 hours  / 5,000 hours
Lamp Model
ET-LAA410  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
2x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-26% & Vertical +/-100%
Throw Distance
8.0' - 30.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.79" - 305.96"
Throw Ratio
1.35:1 - 2.70:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-10" and 19'-7" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
5.90" x 18.50" x 14.30"
Weight
19.2 lbs
Audible Noise
22 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
310 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger x 2
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
HDMI x 3
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
2:3 Pulldown
Full HD 3D
Frame Interpolation
Lens Memory
Additional Features
Lens Memory (6 settings) for 2D or 3D viewing, including zoom & focus positions for projecting in 16:9 or 4:3 image ratio and wide cinema settings. 3D Motion Remaster delivers correct 3D movement, programmable 12V triggers, 3 HDMI inputs.


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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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