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Panasonic PT-L300U Projector

WVGA Portable Projector
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The Panasonic PT-L300U Projector is a WVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 800 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 960x540 . 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 January 2003 and has been by Panasonic.

 

Panasonic PT-L300U Projector Specifications

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MSRP
$2,799
User Reviews
(187) Review this Projector
Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2003
Warranty
1 Year
 
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White Brightness
800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
960x540
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WVGA)
Contrast
800:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Panels
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 525i, 525p, 625i, 480p, 480i

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

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
7.3' - 20.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.41:1 - 1.70:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-2" and 12'-3" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
3.34" x 11.00" x 10.03"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Audible Noise
28 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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness:

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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