The Grand Cinema HT305E builds on the performance of its illustrious award-winning predecessor: the HT300E, with improved image quality and increased light output, through the use of upgraded electronics and a more powerful 150W lamp. The DarkChip3 DLP chipset from Texas Instruments is utilised in this HD ready projector, which, in partnership with SIM2's patented Alpha Path light engine, produces a contrast ratio of 3500:1.
SIM2s Grand Cinema series is the pinnacle of technical excellence in home theater projector design. Combining, as it does; a light engine with superior glass optics, the best processing electronics and a wealth of design experience gained in the home theater projector market, to create the truly exceptional products within this range.
The Grand Cinema HT305E builds on the performance of its illustrious award-winning predecessor: the HT300E, with improved image quality and increased light output, through the use of upgraded electronics and a more powerful 150W lamp.
The DarkChip3 DLP chipset from Texas Instruments is utilized in this HD ready projector, which, in partnership with SIM2s patented Alpha Path light engine, produces a contrast ratio of >3500:1. The many benefits of the DarkChip3 better contrast, finer pixel structure and improved motion - are fully exploited by the Grand Cinema HT305E, resulting in exceptional picture quality.
The Grand Cinema HT305E features a wide selection of inputs Component Video, Video, S-Video, PC and HDMI - and is compatible with all video and graphic standards including HDTV. HDMI is a purely digital connection that transmits the uncompressed bitstream directly from the source through to the display, for a more accurate image.
Features:HD Ready Based on HD2+ DarkChip3 DMD chip (1280x720 pixels) Contrast ratio >3500:1 SIM2 proprietary Alpha Path sealed light engine Superior glass optics Long-throw ratio 1.8-2.4:1 lens Live Colors Management software Vertical lens shift (optical) Vertical and Horizontal digital keystone adjustment Future-proof digital input: HDMI- HDCP compliant 150W lamp, 6000 hours lamp life (*) Built-in deinterlacer and video enhancement
DLP type: 1 chip DMD (HD2+ DarkChip3)
Resolution: 1280 x 720 pixels
Lens: High quality, high resolution improved optics for higher contrast and black level with both motorized zoom and focus adj.
Lamp power & life time*: 150W 6000 hours
Throw ratio: 1.8 - 2.4:1 (16:9 mode)
Lens shift: V+/-8
Digital keystone adjustment: V+/-18; H+/-10
Picture size (inches diagonal): 50-250
Aspect ratio: 4:3, 16:9 Anamorphic, LetterBox, panoramic, pixel to pixel + 3 custom-user adjustments
Horiz. & Vert. scan freq.: 15-80kHz - 48-100Hz
Video standards (autom. selected): PAL B, G, H, I, M, N, 60; SECAM; NTSC 3,58 & 4,43
HDTV ATSC standards and graphic resolutions: USA 480p, 720p, 1080i, 60Hz; EU 576p, 1080i 50Hz.; VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, UXGA (60 - 85 Hz)
On-board video processing Contrast ratio (Full ON/ Full OFF): >3500:1
Special adjustments: noise reduction, overscan, Live Colors Management
1 x Composite Video (RCA)
1 x S-Video (mini Din 4 pin)
1 x RGBs/YCrCb (4x RCA)
1 x RGBHV (D-Sub 15 pin)
1 x RS232 (D-Sub 9 pin)
1 x HDMI-HDCP
1 x OUT digital audio (Toslink)
2 x OUT 12V 100mA on Jack connectors
Software control: upgradable via RS232 serial interface
Power consumption & Mains voltage range: 200W max; 100-240Vac 10% (48/62Hz)
Weight: 5.8Kg (12.8 lbs )
Dimensions (WxHxD): 350x173x318 mm (13.8x6.8x12.5)
Installation and User Manual
AC power cords (EU, UK & USA) 6.6 ft (2m)
Backlit Remote control and batteries