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Philips bCool SV1 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The Philips bCool SV1 Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,400 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 4.2 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 August 2003 and has been by Philips.

 

Philips bCool SV1 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,250
Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2003
Warranty
3 Years
User Reviews
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Brightness
1,400 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.55" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1035i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
180W P-VIP bulb
Lamp Life
1,500 hours  / 2,000 hours
Lamp Model
LCA3126 / SP.80A01.001  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.7' - 29.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 250.00"
Throw Ratio
1.75:1 - 2.12:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-8" and 14'-2" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.20" x 10.10" x 8.00"
Weight
4.2 lbs
Audible Noise
34 dB  / 32 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
220 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Special Warranty
Additional Features
1 year Roadside Assistance
 

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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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