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Planar PD7060 Projector

720P Home Theater Projector
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The Planar PD7060 Projector is a 720P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x720 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in August 2006 and has been by Planar.

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Planar PD7060 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,999
Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2006
Warranty
2 Years
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Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x720
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
3,500:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
6 segments
Color Wheel
5x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
4,000 hours

Included Lens
1.16x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.9' - 23.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
38.50" - 206.67"
Throw Ratio
1.53:1 - 1.76:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-1" and 12'-9" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.80" x 13.60" x 12.40"
Weight
8.0 lbs
Audible Noise
30 dB  / 27 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
100V - 240V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin

Features
Anamorphic Ready
Additional Features
A 3500:1 contrast ratio, 1,000 lumens, and a native 720p HD resolution, the Planar PD7060 endows every projected image with a lush, detailed realism. Now augment this awe-inspiring performance with wide-ranging connectivity, DLP's DarkChip technology

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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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