InFocus Corporation just broke the sub-$1,000 price point in ultra-bright IN3130a network projectors. Spec’d with up to 4,500 lumens, the IN3134a, IN3136a and IN3138HDa are all one-chip DLPs that are priced below $1,000 at $849, $949 and $999, respectively.
The IN3136a is spec’d as a widescreen WXGA (1366×768) resolution with 4,500 lumens. The IN3134a is spec’d as an XGA (1024×768) with 4,200 lumens. The IN3138HDa is 1920x1080p HD projector spec’d at 4,000 lumens. They’re each portable at less than 7 pounds and have 1.5x optical zoom and large throw ratios, built-in 12v screen trigger, controls on the top of the device and an included IR remote control. The IT manager can connect the projectors to the network or install them for control with AMX Discovery and Crestron Roomview control systems built-in functionality.
In addition to dual HDMI ports — one with MHL support for HD display from mobile devices — the IN3130a series features two VGA inputs, s-video and composite video inputs.