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ViewSonic PJ562 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The ViewSonic PJ562 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . 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 2005 and has been by ViewSonic. The ViewSonic PJ562 projector was manufactured by Hitachi as the CP-X345. This projector was also marketed as the 3M X55, Boxlight CP-324i, and the Dukane ImagePro 8755C.

 

ViewSonic PJ562 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,399
Status
Discontinued
Released
January 2005
Warranty
3 Years
User Reviews
(2) Review this Projector
 
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White Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
165W UHB bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
PRJ-RLC-015  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
7.2' - 30.2'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.52:1 - 1.80:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-2" and 12'-0" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
No
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.60" x 11.70" x 9.20"
Weight
5.6 lbs
Audible Noise
38 dB  / 32 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
240 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
The ViewSonic PJ562 weighs in at just 5.6 pounds so it's small enough to take on the road with you, or between meeting rooms or classrooms.
 

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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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