Ralf Jurrien : June 12th 2012 - 13:38 CET
Canon multimedia projectors
Canon multimedia projectors LV-Series : Canon USA announced the multimedia projectors LV-Series for professional users. Common to all of the ease-to-use and portable projectors is a cost effective combination of high brightness, long filter and lamp life as well as the easy auto setup functions. Divided into Advanced (A) and Mid-Range (M) projectors, the newest products include the Canon LV-8227A high contrast projector and the Canon LV-7392A, Canon LV-7297M, and Canon LV-7292M multimedia projectors. All the new Canon multimedia projectors will be available in late June.|
Canon multimedia projectors
"The new Canon LV-Series portable multimedia projectors is designed to appeal to a diverse array of markets and applications with great performance, genuine user benefits, and excellent cost-efficiency," stated Yuichi Ishizuka, Imaging Technology & Communications Group, Canon USA. All the new Canon LV Series multimedia projectors include a wide array of computer, video and audio connections for compatibility with a variety of media-display devices. Connectors include a HDMI 1.3 input that enables crystal-clear display of HD video signals from Blu-ray players, satellite TV or digital cable boxes, and other high-quality video and audio sources. An RS-232C serial connection provides for full local PC controls when using third-party control software. The Canon LV-8227A and LV-7392A multimedia projectors each include a 10-watt built-in speaker with network control capabilities while the Canon LV-7297M and LV-7292M multimedia projectors incorporate 1-watt built-in speakers.
Canon LV-8227A multimedia projector
Combining high-contrast (3000:1) image projection with widescreen WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution display, the Canon LV-8227A multimedia projector is designed to deliver bright (2500-lumen), highly detailed video and still images even in well-lit environments, such as classrooms. The Canon LV-8227A multimedia projector is also capable of reproducing full 16:10 widescreen images generated by the latest laptop and desktop computers - including crisp, well-defined diagrams and spreadsheets - without cropping or compression.
Canon LV-7392A multimedia projector
Outputting a bright 3000-lumen image, the Canon LV-7392A multimedia projector features a contrast ratio of 2000:1, and is also well-suited for classrooms, labs, and other smaller educational environments. The LV-7392A delivers XGA (1024 x 768) resolution images, as do the LV-7297M and LV-7292M multimedia projectors, which output 2600 and 2200 lumens, respectively. The LV-7297M and LV-7292M are designed for general use by the small office/home office market.
Multimedia projector features
The Canon LV-8227A, LV-7392A, LV-7297M and LV-7292M multimedia projectors feature Genuine Canon wide-angle 1.2x zoom lenses with manual zoom and focus for exact user-determined settings of projection optics, clear picture quality, and generous projection distances. The Canon multimedia projectors also include a variety of Image Modes to suit varied presentation needs, including:
• Standard - the normal mode pre-set on the projectors.
• Presentation - increases contrast and saturation (detailed diagrams and text in bright rooms).
• High Contrast - clear and easy-to-see detail in bright environments.
• Cinema - increased contrast and tonal detail for depiction of moving images.
• Blackboard/Greenboard - to improve color reproduction when projecting onto colored boards.
• Color Board - to improve color reproduction when projecting on a colored wall.
• User 1-4 - enables users to save and recall preferred individual settings.
Features of the Canon projectors
• Auto Setup Functions
• Extended Projection-Lamp Life
• Extended Air Filter Life
• Quiet Operation
• Easy-Install Lamp and Direct Power-On
Canon multimedia projectors price & availability
The new Canon LV-8227A, LV-7392A, LV-7297M, and LV-7292M multimedia projectors have suggested list prices of $799, $799, $699, and $599, respectively. All Canon multimedia projectors are expected to be available in late June and each is backed by Canon USA.'s exclusive Triple P (Projector Protection Program), a FREE service program that provides a loaner projector of equal or greater value to the end user in the event their projector needs to be repaired.