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ViewSonic PJ256D Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The ViewSonic PJ256D Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 2.2 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 July 2005 and has been by ViewSonic. The ViewSonic PJ256D projector was manufactured by NEC as the LT20. This projector was also marketed as the A+K DXD 7015.

 

ViewSonic PJ256D Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,599
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Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2005
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
1,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.70" DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
156W Metal Halide bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
RLC-009  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.16x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.9' - 32.8'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
31.70" - 246.10"
Throw Ratio
2.00:1 - 2.33:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-4" and 15'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.50" x 7.90" x 6.00"
Weight
2.2 lbs
Audible Noise
38 dB  / 37 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
200 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
Remote control with built-in mouse capabilities and a laser pointer allows presenters to highlight points without interruption
 

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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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