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ViewSonic PJL3211 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The ViewSonic PJL3211 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,500 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. Weighing in at 4.1 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 February 2009 and has been by ViewSonic.

 

ViewSonic PJL3211 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$998
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Status
Discontinued
Released
February 2009
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
2,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
0.63" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.15x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.0' - 25.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 288.46"
Throw Ratio
1.30:1 - 1.50:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 8'-8" and 10'-0" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.30" x 10.80" x 8.10"
Weight
4.1 lbs
Audible Noise
41 dB  / 34 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
310 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
The short throw lens lets you display a 60" image from under 5 feet

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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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