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Sharp XG-MB55X Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sharp XG-MB55X Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in January 2006 and has been by Sharp XG Series. The Sharp XG-MB55X was also marketed as the EIKI EIP-2500.


Sharp XG-MB55X Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,995
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Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2006
Warranty
2 Years
 
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Brightness
2,500 ANSI Lumens / 2,180 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.60" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
4 segments
Color Wheel
3x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1035i, 540p, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1400x1050

Lamp Type
275W SHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.15x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.3' - 34.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.71:1 - 1.99:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-4" and 13'-2" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.70" x 12.40" x 11.60"
Weight
8.6 lbs
Audible Noise
33 dB  / 30 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
Power
350 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Short-Throw
Additional Features
Sealed Optics. 2-year warranty including 2-years of Sharp ER 24-hour turnaround Express Repair.

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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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