The PT-TW231RU Short Throw LCD Projector from Panasonic works equally well in the media room, classroom or meeting room. Its 2500 lumens and 500:1 contrast ratio provide a rich, vivid picture in a variety of projection environments.
The PT-TW231RU has lots of features you can appreciate while you're in the same room with it too. Setup is easy thanks to keystone correction which automatically squares up your image and syncs the projector with most computers.
Its native resolution is WXGA (1280 x 800). It can project video images in the NTSC, NTSC4.43, PAL, PAL-60, PAL-M, PAL-N and SECAM television standards. In addition it can handle both 720p and 1080i high definition programming. And its 100 to 240 V AC, 50/60Hz power supply makes is useable just about anywhere in the world.
While there's a powerful 10W built-in speaker, there's also a variable audio output for an external speaker in case you need to reach a larger crowd. The PT-TW231RU's wide connectivity also includes HDMI, a monitor output and a network port. You can monitor and control the projector from just about anywhere in the world due to its RJ-45 Internet connection.
Power, professional features and functionality at a very reasonable price make the Panasonic PT-TW231RU hard to beat.
Short Throw Images are projected onto an 80" (2 m) wide screen with a projection distance of 3' (0.9 m).
Close range projection reduces not only shadows of the presenter but also glare of the projection light, making lectures and meetings less stressful
Interactive Function The interactive function allows writing on a projected image. You can write letters or draw figures on the projected image with an interactive pen. Then you can store these letters and figures in a computer. The interactive function allows efficient and effective presentations and promotes information sharing.
You can write notes and points on the screen with the interactive pen / pointer
During presentation, you can use the whiteboard to operate the computer
You can instantly store and share with others the decisions made during meetings
Interactive Pen & Pointer Interactive pen - Lightly touch the screen with this pen to write
Interactive pointer - Press the button of the interactive pointer to work
Lectures and Presentations The teacher makes the students write answers on the whiteboard to increase their feelings of involvement in the class and their levels of understanding
You can immediately digitalize the contents written on the screen for information sharing
The presenter writes key points and new data on the whiteboard in real time to conduct realistic training
Projection and writing on a large screen make presentations more compelling
High Brightness of 2500 Lumens and a 10W High-Output Speaker High brightness of 2500 lumens ensures bright and easy-to-see image projection
The volume level of the 10W high-output speaker is enough for meeting rooms and classrooms; you do not need to use an external speaker. You can make multi-media presentations (including audio presentations)
Easy Remote Monitoring and Control Web browsers of computers connected via wired LAN allow you to remotely operate the projector and check its status. The email messaging function lets you know when to replace the lamp, and notifies you of the projector status. Multi Projector Monitoring and Control Software is available to monitor and control multiple Panasonic projectors using a single computer. The wired LAN terminal is compatible with PJLink (Class 1). The open protocol that is used by many manufacturer ensures control of system configurations which include
projectors of other manufacturers
Lamp and Air Filter Replacement Cycle of Up to 4000 Hours The lamp replacement cycle of up to 4000 hours. The air filter is constructed of three layers with different mesh sizes. The air filter replacement cycle is also 4000 hours. Such replacement cycles reduce maintenance hassles, because longer periods of use translate to lower maintenance costs and environmental impact
Quiet 29dB Design Does Not Interrupt Meetings or Classes As the quiet design keeps noise levels down to 29dB, the sound of the cooling fan is hardly noticeable. The audience can concentrate on the presentation and the screen images even during quiet scenes
Extensive Interfaces with an HDMI Input Terminal Extensive interfaces, including two sets of computer (RGB) input terminals (one set is switchable to output.) and an HDMI input terminal, allows a wide range of system configurations
0.42W Standby Power Consumption When standby mode is set to eco, the standby power consumptions is as low as 0.42W, reducing running cost and effects on the environment
Direct Power Off Right after Use The breaker in the room is directly turned off without operating the power switch of the ceiling-mounted projector. You can leave the room immediately after the meeting or the class
Easy to Replace the Lamp and Air Filters You can replace the lamp from the top and the air filters from the back of the projector. There is no need to detach the projector from the ceiling bracket
Startup Logo Function is Effective for Theft Prevention To start projection, you can display your pre-registered logo. Displaying your school or company logo aids in theft prevention. The password function prevents unauthorized use of the projector
Wireless Remote Control is Convenient When Using More Than One Projector. A maximum of six IDs can be set up, allowing individual remote control of several projectors
Eco-Friendly No halogenated flame retardants are used in the cabinet
Lead-free glass is used for the lens
Low standby power of 0.42W
Switchable lamp mode