Discontinued
Model: np-pa521u
Replaced By NP-PA653U
$3,208.00 USD
NEC's PA521U is a 5200-lumen widescreen advanced professional installation model that appeases corporate and higher education users. With integrated RJ45, optional high-speed wireless (LAN IEEE 80.11b/g/n) and a multitude of simple-to-use asset management technologies, the PA521U helps users present seamlessly without worrying about their technology. Enjoy design and installation flexibility with a complete line of optional bayonet style lenses, tilt-free and portrait installation capabilities along with horizontal/vertical lens shift.

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  • TileMatrix enables 4Kx2K resolution utilizing 4 projectors via external distribution amplifier
  • Multi-display support with Picture by Picture/Picture Out Picture
  • High performance video processing/scaling creates life-like images
  • Integrated software applications such as Crestron Roomview, AMX Beacon and PJ link allow for complete interactivity and control
  • 5200-lumen brightness enhances images for most applications



Legal Disclaimer To California Residents
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Styrene and Formaldehyde (gas), which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, and Lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.p65warnings.ca.gov


Display

Aspect Ratio 16x10 Native Resolution WUXGA 1920x1200
Maximum Resolution 4K 4096 x 2160 Contrast Ratio (typical) 5000:1 with auto iris

Synchronization Range

Horizontal (Analog/Digital) Analog: 15-100kHz, Digital: 15-153kHz Vertical Analog: 48-120Hz, Digital: 24-120Hz

Signal Compatibility/Connectivity

Supported Video Standards NTSC, NTSC4.43, PAL, PAL-60, PAL-M, PAL-N, SECAM SD/HD Video Signal Compatibility 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
PC Signal Compatibility VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, SXGA+, UXGA, WUXGA, WQXGA, 4K Macintosh Signal Compatibility Yes
Sync Compatibility Separate Sync / Composite Sync / Sync on G External Control RS-232, IR, DDC/CI, USB
Input Terminals
RGB1(analog):
VGA 15-pin D-sub
RGB2(analog):
5-BNC
RGB3(digital):
HDMI w/HDCP
RGB4(digital):
HDMI w/HDCP
RGB5(digital):
DisplayPort w/HDCP
Audio 1:
Mini stereo
Audio 2:
Mini stereo
Output Terminals
Audioout:
1/8 in. stereo (Variable audio out)
Monitor Out:
HDMI

Power Consumption (typical)

On 463W / 377W / 4.7W / 0.11W Input Current 5.1-2.1A
Power Requirements 100-240V AC, 50/60 Hz  

Physical Specifications

Dimensions (WxHxD)
Product:
19.7 x 14.4 x 6.5 in. / 499 x 366 x 164mm
Weight
Net Weight:
18.5 lbs. / 8.4 kg

Environmental Conditions

Operating Temperature 41-104°F / 5-40°C Storage -14-122°F / -10-50°C

Limited Warranty (parts & labor)

3 years.  Lamp warranty is 1 year or 500 hours, whichever comes first.  

Additional Features

  • Automatic keystone correction
  • Wireless LAN
  • Active Lens Cover
  • USB Viewer
  • Cornerstone
  • Geometric Correction
  • 4000 hour Filter Life
  • Auto power on
  • ECO Mode technology
  • Closed captioning
  • Variable audio out
  • Carbon savings meter
  • Virtual Remote
  • Sleep timer
  • Quick power-off
  • Built-in wall color correction
  • Advanced AccuBlend
  • AutoSense
 

Optical

Display Technology 0.76" LCD w/ MLA Light Output(Lumens) 5200 normal
Lamp Type 330W AC Light Source Life 3000 hours normal / 4000 hours eco
Screen Size (diagonal) 40 to 500 in. / 1.02 to 12.7m Throw Ratio 1.5 to 3.02
Projection Distance 2.5 to 68.5 ft. / 0.74 to 20.9m Projector Angle 10.3 to 10.8° tele / 13.7 to 14.5° wide
Lens
Zoom:
1 to 2.01
Focus:
Manual
F number, fnumber:
F=1.7 to 2.37, f=24.4 to 48.6mm
Keystone Correction +/- 40° horizontal, +/- 40° vertical

Mechanical

Installation Orientation Floor/Front, Floor/Rear, Ceiling/Front, Ceiling/Rear Fan Noise 39 dB normal / 33 dB eco
Regulations USA UL 1950 FCC Class B, Canada CSA 950 (C-UL), NOM Optional Lenses NP11FL, NP12ZL, NP13ZL, NP14ZL, NP15ZL, NP30ZL

Reviews

Tom’s IT Pro: NEC PA521U Presentation Projector Review
Labs Editor Christian Eberle calls the NEC PA521U projector a “Swiss Army Knife” in his product review for all that it can do, in terms of accepting video sources, computer files, support for 3D, and for playing DVDs and Blu-rays. He rates it “highly recommended.”
Projector Reviews: NEC NP-PA521U Projector Review
The PA521U installation projector receives high marks for its “very sharp, high resolution display with excellent focus over the entire image” in this latest product review.

Press

NEC DISPLAY INTRODUCES NEW GENERATION OF PA SERIES MULTIMEDIA INSTALLATION PROJECTORS
Higher Education, Businesses and Others Benefit from 4K Resolutions, Easy Connections to Smart Devices, and Tilt Free, Portrait Mode Capabilities

Warranty Length: 3 years.  Lamp warranty is 1 year or 500 hours, whichever comes first.

Limited Warranty


Discontinued
Advanced Exchange - Overnight Freight Service
Advanced Exchange - Overnight Freight Service

Multimedia Projector Misc

Wireless LAN Module
Wireless LAN Module
3D Glasses
3D Glasses
RF Transmitter
RF Transmitter
Refurbished
Wireless LAN Module
Wireless LAN Module
Discontinued
Input Panel Cover
Input Panel Cover

Large Screen Display Misc

MultiPresenter Stick
MultiPresenter Stick
  • Simple device PIN# access for secure connectivity
  • Screen mirroring for Android and Windows devices
  • Includes a simple annotation software allowing for user collaboration
  • Run apps and share files easily

Cables/Adapters

RGB Signal Cable
RGB Signal Cable
Refurbished
RGB Signal Cable
RGB Signal Cable
Power Cable
Power Cable

Replacement Remotes

Replacement Remote
Replacement Remote

Lamps

Replacement Lamp
Replacement Lamp

Mounts/Mounts Accessories

Ceiling Plate
Ceiling Plate
Refurbished
Ceiling Plate
Ceiling Plate
Adjustable Extension Column, 6" - 9"
Adjustable Extension Column, 6" - 9"
Adjustable Extension Column, 3' - 5'
Adjustable Extension Column, 3' - 5'
Refurbished
Adjustable Extension Column, 3' - 5'
Adjustable Extension Column, 3' - 5'
Refurbished
Adjustable Extension Column, 2' - 3'
Adjustable Extension Column, 2' - 3'
Adjustable Extension Column, 2' - 3'
Adjustable Extension Column, 2' - 3'
Adjustable Extension Column, 12" - 18"
Adjustable Extension Column, 12" - 18"
Ceiling Mount
Ceiling Mount

Optional Lenses

4.7-7.2:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
4.7-7.2:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
Refurbished
Discontinued
4.7–7.2:1 Zoom Lens
4.7–7.2:1 Zoom Lens
2.90 - 4.79:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
2.90 - 4.79:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
Refurbished
2.90  – 4.79:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
2.90 – 4.79:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
1.46 - 3.02:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
1.46 - 3.02:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
Refurbished
1.50 – 3.0:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
1.50 – 3.0:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
1.16 - 1.56:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
1.16 - 1.56:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
Refurbished
1.19 – 1.56:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
1.19 – 1.56:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
0.79:1 Fixed Short-Throw Lens
0.79:1 Fixed Short-Throw Lens
Refurbished
0.8:1 Fixed Short-Throw Lens
0.8:1 Fixed Short-Throw Lens
0.79 – 1.06:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)
0.79 – 1.06:1 Zoom Lens (lens shift)

  • Remote control
  • Batteries
  • Power cord
  • Built-in Lens cover
  • User manual
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Product registration card
  • Lens anti-theft screw

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