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Yamaha LPX-500 Projector

720P Home Theater Projector
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The Yamaha LPX-500 Projector is a 720P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 800 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x720 . 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 September 2002 and has been by Yamaha.


Yamaha LPX-500 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$5,500
User Reviews
(7) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2002
Warranty
2 Years
 
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White Brightness
800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x720
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
800:1
Display Type
0.87" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
150W UHP bulb

Included Lens
1.35x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Throw Distance
11.1' - 20.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
80.00" - 200.00"
Throw Ratio
1.47:1 - 1.98:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-4" and 13'-12" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.94" x 16.13" x 11.06"
Weight
10.6 lbs
Audible Noise
32 dB
Power
240 Watts
Additional Features
Faroudja DCDi processing

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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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