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New EIKI LC-XGA980UE XGA Boardroom ProjectorA Full-Featured,1900 Lumen,14.6 lb Portable 3-Panel, XGA LCD Data/Video Projector
June 16, 1999 - Improved LCD projector incorporates a new 150 Watt UHP lamp to increase brightness by 25%, and maintain a 1000 hour replace lamp life.
Equally at home in an airline overhead storage compartment, on a boardroom table, or in a fixed installation, the versatile EIKI LC-XGA980UE projector delivers true XGA computer images, and video, in 16.7 million colors, in screen sizes up to 20' wide.
Easy to carry, the EIKI XGA Boardroom Projector LC-XGA980UE weighs only 14.6 lbs. (6.6 Kg.) Yet, it delivers images with a remarkable 1900 ANSI Lumens brightness, at 90% uniformity and 250:1 contrast ratio, in real 1024x768 pixel resolution.
The LC-XGA980UE achieves its increased brightness with the use of a high efficiency 150 Watt UHP lamp, combined with a MicroLens Array on each LCD panel, and high speed optics. This projector packs more punch per pound than ever before.
The projector is compatible with computer refresh rates up to 100 Hz, for set-up simplicity. And it offers dot clocks of 130 MHz+, for workstation compatibility. Smart compression/expansion adjusts higher or lower input resolutions to match the projector.
The LC-XGA980UE supports most color standards of video input, in both Normal 4:3 and Widescreen 16:9 aspect ratios, and utilizes video scaling technology to resize the video to fill the screen. 2 Watts RMS per side of Stereo audio is built-in.
The projector includes a preset anti-keystone image offset of 19:1, and offers reversed and inverted image orientation. And infrared remote projector and mouse control, plus full function local control and RS-232 control input are all standard.
Presenter-pleasing features include power zoom and focus for speed and ease of set-up, Freeze and No Show functions to control and direct audience attention, and a Digital Zoom function that magnifies the picture not the pixels.
The new EIKI LC-XGA980U projector is available in July, 1999. It is offered with a 3 Year / 6,000 Hour * Projector Warranty and 6 Month / 1,000 Hour * Lamp Warranty, at a Suggested List Price of $11,995. (* Note: whichever occurs first)