SHARP DT-500 High Definition Front Projector

SHARP Updated: 2007-10-25
SHARP DT-500 High Definition Front Projector

The Sharp DT-500 is a feature packed high definition DLP® projector that is ideal for the dedicated home theater or any viewing room in the home. The DT-500 utilizes DLP® technology from Texas Instruments that includes BrilliantColor™ technology and TrueVision™ Image processing that produces vibrant images and extraordinary video performance.


High Contrast Ratio 4000:1 (in High Contrast Mode)
enhances the ability to discern fine, detailed differences between the darkest and lightest colors and provides superior black level reproduction.

1200 ANSI Lumens (in High Brightness Mode)
is a high ANSI lumens rating that delivers a bright, beautiful picture.

Native 1280 x 768 (WXGA) High Definition Capability
compatible with 1080i and 720p HD signals.

Display Method: DLP® 0.65" DMD from Texas Instruments
enables the DT-500 to deliver superb picture quality.

6 Segment 5x Speed Color Wheel
achieves flicker free, high-grade images with accurate color reproduction.

Color Management System (CMS)
provides individual user adjustment of six color characteristics (red, yellow, green, cyan, blue, magenta) for optimized colors.

HDMI High Definition Multimedia Interface
aids compatibility with the new generation of high definition set-top boxes.

TrueVision™ Image Processing
for optimal video performance with unbelievable image clarity.

Home Theater Conveniences
include easy installation and 30 dB whisper quiet operation.

HDTV Compatible:Yes: 1080i, 1035i, 720p, 576p, 576i, 540p, 480p, 480i
Aspect Ratio:4:3/16:9
Resolution:1280 x 768 (Total 983,040 Pixels)
Brightness:1200 ANSI Lumens (in High Brightness Mode)
Contrast Ratio:4000:1 (in High Contrast Mode)
Maximum Screen Size:300" (Diagonally Measured using 16:9 Aspect Ratio)
Projection Distance:100" (16:9 widescreen) Throw Distance 9'11" – 11'6"
Display Method:DLP® DMD from Texas Instruments