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Panasonic PT-CW331RU Projector

WXGA Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector
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The Panasonic PT-CW331RU Projector is a WXGA Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,100 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x800 , and is 3D capable. The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in June 2013 and has been by Panasonic.


Panasonic PT-CW331RU Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
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Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2013
Warranty
3 Years

 
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Brightness
3,100 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
8,000:1
Display Type
0.65" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 525i, 525p, 576p, 625i, 625p, 1125i, 480p, 480i
3D Modes
PC 3D Ready

Lamp Type
280W UHM bulb
Lamp Model
ET-LAC300  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
1.7' - 2.5'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
68.73" - 101.08"
Throw Ratio
0.35:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 2'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
9.84" x 14.06" x 14.45"
Weight
17.2 lbs
Audible Noise
37 dB  / 33 dB
Internal Speakers
10.0 Watts Mono
Power
340 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio In: Mini Jack x 2
Audio In: RCA x 2
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin

Features
Interactive
PC 3D Ready
Short-Throw
Closed Captioning
Blackboard Mode
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
Short throw, interactive and 3D Ready.

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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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