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Canon LV-7490

Canon LV-7490 Projector

2000:1 XGA (1024x768) 35dB 4,000 ANSI Lumens Jan 2013
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At 4000 lumens, the LV-7490 is the brightest projector in the ultra-portable range. Native XGA resolution offers clear, sharp images, while the built-in 10W speaker offers powerful audio output. -... More
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7 Reasons For

Good Brand

On average Canon 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all multimedia projectors built by Canon.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to the LV-7490, the LV-7490 has a built-in speaker(s).

Alternative multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Benq SP870[plb_1387494_price], or the Casio XJ-A246[plb_2223326_price].

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The highest resolution supported by the Canon LV-7490 is 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). That's over six times the resolution of the most common supported graphics resolutions of 640 x 480 (VGA) (which is also supported by this Canon data projector). In addition, this Canon projector support supported graphics resolutionss of 720 x 480 and 720 x 576 and 1280 x 720 (HD 720). Across all 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out around the same time as the LV-7490 the best resolution is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) and the worst is 640 x 480 (VGA).

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Quite Long Service Life of Lamp

The LV-7490 has one of the longer service life of lamps (5,000 hours) amongst 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors of this age. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors of a comparable type and age to the LV-7490 is 200h and the longest is 30,000h.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

At 10 Watts, the LV-7490 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that have been around for more than two years. The lowest RMS rated power of 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released more than two years ago is 1W, the highest is 19W, and the average RMS rated power is 6.9W.

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100V AC Input Voltage

This multimedia projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is the most frequently found AC input voltage on projectors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level (economic Mode)

The noise level (economic mode)s of 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out around the same time as the LV-7490 range from 26dB to 37dB. The Canon LV-7490 has one of the quieter noise level (economic mode)s (only 29 decibels) amongst 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors of this age.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released around the same time as the LV-7490, the LV-7490 does not support full HD.

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Does Not Support 3D

Like most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released more than two years ago, the LV-7490 does not support 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LV-7490 does not support wi-Fi. Most of the other data projectors that were released more than two years ago also do not support wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative projectors which also support wi-Fi that you might want to consider including the Casio XJ-A246[plb_2223326_price].

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5 Other reasons to consider the Canon LV-7490

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the LV-7490 is £155 over 1 year based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 85 data projectors of this type and age.

Released Over Four Years Ago

This data projector has been on the market for over four years.

Average Projector Brightness

The Canon LV-7490 has a relatively average projector brightness (4,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors of this age and spec.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 35 decibels, the LV-7490 has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been available for a similar time to the LV-7490.

Other data projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Benq SP870[plb_1387494_price] (36dB and higher rated).

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XGA (1024x768) Projector Native Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on data projectors of this spec and age.

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Specification

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Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity
Zoom Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Lamps
Lamp Type
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Focus
Magnification
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
DVI Port
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Serial Interface Type
Headphone Outputs
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Preset Modes
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Display
Display Diagonal
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control

User Reviews

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Reviewed 9 March 2015 by Zanypoet
Zanypoet would recommend the Canon LV-7490 (Verified Purchase)

This projector was purchased to replace a 4,500 lumen projector in the main sanctuary of my church that holds 50 people. It is bright and user friendly. The main issue that I have with it is that... Read more…

Reviewed 1 December 2012 by Mstevensphoto

Here's the good: the projector is easy to use, has pretty darn good color out of the box and has a good level of brightness. here's the much more significant bad: the projector lacks rear legs so... Read more…

Easy To Set Up
Lightweight
Easy to use
Great picture quality
Reliable Performance
Very Limited
Large Footprint
Reviewed 9 January 2012 by Photo Guy
Photo Guy would recommend the Canon LV-7490 (Verified Purchase)

Easy set up (like other projectors I've used) No problem acquiring signal from computer Bright projection at 4000 lumens Only 10 seconds to shut off...

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £98.39
Electricity cost when on standby £56.02
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Total running cost over 5 years £154.41
Running costs for this projector have been estimated based on other similar projectors. If you know how much electricity and water the Canon LV-7490uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.77 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 20 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04054318376841, 08714574570648, 08714574575193

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