NEC Debuts 5,000-Lumen DLP Projector
3/20/2007—NEC Corp. has debuted a new model in its NP series of DLP-based projectors: the NP4000. The new model is an installation and large-venue projector targeted toward government, education and corporate applications. It made its first public appearance at the NSCA Expo 2007 in Orlando, FL.
The NP4000 is a single-chip DLP projector that offers a brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens and a resolution of 1,024 x 768. The projector's optional lenses enable the new model to operate from 2.8 feet to 283 feet from a screen and support both horizontal and vertical lens shift.
Other features include:
- Dual-lamp system for adjusting light output;
- BrilliantColor video processing from Texas Instruments for color enhancement;
- DynamicBlack technology for automatic contrast ratio adjustment;
- User-adjustable color wheels with four segments (six segments optional);
- Integrated networking and asset management (RJ45 connection for 10/100 Base-T connectivity); and
- Eco Mode and lamp saver features to extend lamp life.
The NP4000 is expected to ship in April for $5,999.Read More:
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