ASUS P1 Projector User Manual PDF

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Summary of Content for ASUS P1 Projector User Manual PDF

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Safety instructions

Read all of these instructions before you operate your projector and save for future reference...

1... Read instructions All the safety and operating instructions should be read before the appliance is operated...

2... Notes and warnings All notes and warnings in the operating instructions should be adhered to...

3... Cleaning Unplug the projector from the wall socket before cleaning... Use a damp cloth for cleaning the projector housing... Do not use liquid or aerosol cleaners...

4... Accessories Do not place this product on an unstable cart, stand, or table... The product may fall, causing serious damage to the product... Keep the plastic packing materials (from the projector, accessories and optional parts) out of the reach of children as these bags may result in death by suffocation... Be particularly careful around the small children...

5... Ventilation The projector is equipped with ventilation holes (intake) and ventilation holes (exhaust)... Do not block or place anything near these slots, or internal heat build-up may occur, causing picture degradation or damage to the projector...

6... Power sources Check that the operating voltage of your unit is identical with the voltage of your local power supply...

7... Servicing Do not attempt to service this projector yourself... Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel...

8... Replacement parts When replacement parts are required, be sure that the replacement parts are specified by the manufacture... Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric shock or other hazards...

9... Moisture Condensation Never operate this projector immediately after moving it from a cold location to a warm one... When the projector is exposed to such a change in temperature, moisture may condense on the lens and the crucial internal parts... To prevent the unit from possible damage, do not use the projector for at least 2 hours when there is an extreme or sudden change in temperature...

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Notes on the AC power cord

AC Power Cord must meet the requirement of countries where you use this projector... Please confirm your AC plug type with the graphics below and ensure that the proper AC Power Cord is used... If the supplied AC Power Cord does not match your AC outlet, please contact your sales dealer... This projector is equipped with a grounding type AC line plug... Please ensure that your outlet fits the plug... Do not defeat the safety purpose of this grounding type plug... We highly recommend using a video source device also equipped with a grounding type AC line plug to prevent signal interference due to voltage fluctuations...

For Australia and Mainland China

For the U... S... A... and

For the U... K...

Ground

For Continental

Ground

Ground

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Copyright Information

Copyright 2011 ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC... All Rights Reserved...

No part of this manual, including the products and software described in it, may be reproduced, transmitted, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, or translated into any language in any form or by any means, except documentation kept by the purchaser for backup purposes, without the express written permission of ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC... ("ASUS")...

Product warranty or service will not be extended if: (1) the product is repaired, modified or altered, unless such repair, modification of alteration is authorized in writing by ASUS; or (2) the serial number of the product is defaced or missing...

ASUS PROVIDES THIS MANUAL "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE... IN NO EVENT SHALL ASUS, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF USE OR DATA, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS AND THE LIKE), EVEN IF ASUS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES ARISING FROM ANY DEFECT OR ERROR IN THIS MANUAL OR PRODUCT...

SPECIFICATIONS AND INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS MANUAL ARE FURNISHED FOR INFORMATIONAL USE ONLY, AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE, AND SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED AS A COMMITMENT BY ASUS... ASUS ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR INACCURACIES THAT MAY APPEAR IN THIS MANUAL, INCLUDING THE PRODUCTS AND SOFTWARE DESCRIBED IN IT...

Products and corporate names appearing in this manual may or may not be registered trademarks or copyrights of their respective companies, and are used only for identification or explanation and to the Owners' benefit, without intent to infringe...

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Table of contents Introduction ... 7 Projector features ... 7 Package contents ... 8 Projector overview ... 9

Using the product ... 10 Control panel ... 10

Connection ... 11 Using the power adapter ... 11 Connecting a computer ... 12 Connecting a composite video source device ... 13

Operation ... 14 Powering on/off the projector ... 14 Adjusting the projector height ... 15 Adjusting the projector focus ... 15 Adjusting projection image size ... 16 Menu operation ... 17

Maintenance ... 22 Cleaning the lens ... 22 Cleaning the projector housing ... 22

Specifications ... 23 Dimensions ... 24

Appendix ... 24 LED Indicator Messages ... 24

Compatibility modes ... 25 Troubleshooting ... 26

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Introduction Projector features The projector integrates high-performance optical engine projection and a user - friendly design to deliver high reliability and ease of use...

The projector offers the following features: Advanced LED light source provides a longer life span than traditional lamps...

Single chip 0... 45" Texas Instruments DLP technology

WXGA (1280 x 800 pixels)

The projector is small and light, making it useful for business trips and leisure activities...

User-friendly, multi-language on-screen display

Note The information in this manual is subject to change without notices...

The reproduction, transfer or copy of all or any part of this document is not permitted without express written consent...

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Package contents When you unpack the projector, make sure you have all these components:

Note Contact you dealer immediately if any items are missing, appear damaged, or if the unit

does not work...

For maximum protection of the product, please save the original shipping carton and packing materials and repack your product as it was originally packed at the factory if you need to ship it...

Projector AC power cord Multi-input cable (30-pin CEA integrated cable)

Power adapter User manual CD Quick start guide

Projector carrying bag Warranty card

Quick Start Guide

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Projector overview

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Front view

Rear/bottom view

Ventilation holes Focus ring Projection lens Control panel

Power adapter inlet Tripod socket Kensington lock Supporting stand Multi-input socket VGA/composite video signal input jack

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Using the product Control panel

TEMP (Temperature LED indicator)

Refer to LED Indicator Messages...

Left/Right keys

Use left/right keys to select items or make adjustments to your selection...

Menu

Display the on-screen display menus or confirm the selection...

Input

Manually select an input source...

Power

Power LED indicator (Refer to LED Indicator Messages... )

Turn the projector on or off...

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Connection Using the power adapter The projector must be used with the provided power adapter... Damage caused by the use of an incorrect adapter is not covered under the warranty...

1... Insert the plug from the power adapter into the DC IN terminal...

2... Insert the appropriate end of the power cord into the power adapter...

3... Insert the plug on the power cord into a wall outlet...

Important In the connections shown above, some cables may not be included with the projector

(see "Package contents" on page 8)... They are commercially available from electronics stores...

The connection illustrations above are for reference only... The rear connecting jacks available on the projector vary with each projector model...

For detailed connection methods, see pages 12-13...

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Connecting a computer The projector provides a VGA input socket that allows you to connect it to both IBM compatibles and Macintosh computers... A Mac adapter is needed if you are connecting legacy version Macintosh computers...

To connect the projector to a notebook or desktop computer:

Using a VGA cable

1... Take the supplied multi-input cable and connect one end to the D-Sub output socket of the computer...

2... Connect the other end of the multi-input cable to the multi-input socket on the projector...

Important Many notebooks do not turn on their external video ports when connected to a

projector... Usually a key combo like FN + F8 or CRT/LCD key turns the external display on/off... Locate a function key labeled CRT/LCD or a function key with a monitor symbol on the notebook... Press FN and the labeled function key simultaneously... Refer to your notebook's documentation to find your notebook's key combination...

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Connecting a composite video source device Examine your video source device to determine if it has a set of unused composite video output sockets available:

If so, you can continue with this procedure...

If not, you will need to reassess which method you can use to connect to the device...

To connect the projector to a composite video source device:

1... Take a video cable and connect one end to the composite video output socket of the video source device...

2... Connect the other end to the video input socket to the multi-input cable...

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Operation Powering on/off the projector Powering on the projector: 1... Connect the power using the power adapter and peripheral signal cable(s)

connections...

2... Press to turn on the projector... The projector takes several seconds or so to warm up...

3... Turn on your source (computer, notebook, DVD, etc... )... The projector automatically detects your source...

If you are connecting multiple sources to the projector simultaneously, press Input to select your desired signal...

4... If the projector is activated for the first time, select your OSD language with / ...

5... You may also select your OSD language after Reset All Settings in Setup menu has been activated...

Warning Never look into the lens when the LED light is on... This can damage your eyes...

This focal point concentrates high temperature... Do not place any object near it to avoid possible fire hazard...

Powering off the projector: 1... Press to turn off the projector...

2... Disconnect the power cord from the wall socket if the projector will not be used in an extended period of time...

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Adjusting the projector height

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Supporting stand

The projector is equipped with a supporting stand to adjust the image height... Follow the illustration to open and close it...

Note To avoid damaging the projector, make sure that the supporting stand is fully retracted

before placing the projector in its carrying case...

Adjusting the projector focus

Focus ring

Focus the image by rotating the focus ring... A still image is recommended for focusing...

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Adjusting projection image size Refer to the graphic and table below to determine the screen size and projection distance...

* Screen Diagonal (inch) = 40/1034* Projection Distance (mm) Ex: 24=40/1034*621 ** Screen Diagonal (mm) = 40*25... 4/1034* Projection Distance (mm) Ex: 610=40*25... 4/1034*621

There is +/-10% tolerance among these numbers due to optical component variations...

Note Position the projector in a horizontal position; other positions can cause heat build-up

and damage to the projector...

Keep a space of 30 cm or more between the sides of the projector...

Do not use the projector in a smoky environment... Smoke residue may build-up on critical parts and damage the projector or its performance...

Consult with your dealer for special installation such as suspending from a ceiling...

16:10 screen diagonal Recommended projection distance from screen in mm Inches* mm** Average

24 610 621 40 1016 1034 56 1422 1448 72 1829 1862 80 2032 2069

1280:800 screen diagonal

Projection distance

Center of lens

Screen

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Menu operation The projector has multilingual on-screen display menus that allow you to make image adjustments and change a variety of settings...

Never, Auto, 30 Mins, 60 Mins, 90 Mins, 120 Mins, 150 Mins, 180 Mins

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How to operate 1... Press to open the OSD menu...

2... When OSD is displayed, use / to select any feature in the main menu...

3... After selecting the desired main menu item, press to enter main menu for feature setting...

4... Use / to adjust the settings and then press to return to the main menu...

5... If you want to select the next item to be adjusted in the sub-menu, use / to select the item and then press to enter the feature setting...

6... Use / to adjust the settings and then press to return to the sub-menu...

7... Select icon from the sub-menu and press to return to the main menu...

8... To exit OSD, select icon from the main menu and press ... The OSD menu will close and the projector will automatically save the new settings...

Setting

Main menu

Sub-menu

Setting

Main menu

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Brightness Brighten or darken the image...

Contrast Set the difference between light and dark areas...

Keystone Manually correct distorted images resulting from an angled projection...

Aspect Ratio Select how the picture fits on the screen:

Auto : Scales an image proportionally to fit the projector's native resolution in its horizontal or vertical width...

4:3 : Scales an image so that it is displayed in the center of the screen with a 4:3 aspect ratio...

16:9 : Scales an image so that it is displayed in the center of the screen with a 16:9 aspect ratio...

16:10: Scale an image so that it is displayed in the center of the screen with a 16:10 aspect ratio...

Splendid P1 provides different preset settings optimized for different using scenario...

Standard Mode: For normal environments...

Black Board: For black projection screen type...

White Board: For white projection screen type...

Dynamic Mode: For high brightness environments...

Game Mode: For game content...

Scenery Mode: For scenery pictures...

Theater Mode: For home theater...

Image Setting (Composite) Allow you to set images for composite video input signal...

Sharpness

Sharpen or soften the image...

Tint

Shift colors toward red or green...

Color Saturation

Adjust a video image from black and white to fully saturated color...

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Back

Return to upper level of OSD menu...

Image Setting (VGA) Allow you to set images for VGA input signal...

Auto Adjust

Automatically determines the best picture timings for the displayed image...

Frequency

Adjust the timing of the projector relative to the computer...

Phase

Adjust the phase of the projector relative to the computer...

Horizontal Position

Adjust the image left or right within the projection area...

Vertical Position

Adjust the image up or down within the projection area...

Back

Return to upper level of OSD menu...

Setup Allow you to change projectors system setup...

Auto Keystone

Automatically correct distorted images resulting from an angled projection...

Lamp Power

Display the LEDs elapsed operating time (in hours)...

Projector Position

Adjust the picture to match the orientation of the projector: upright or upside-down, in front of or behind the screen... Invert or reverse the image accordingly...

Menu Timeout

Duration of OSD menu display countly starts (at idle state by second)...

Power Timeout

Allows the projector to turn off if no input signal is detected after a set period of time...

Never: The projector will not turn off no matter whether the projector is active or inactive...

Auto: The projector will turn off in 5 minutes from the time when the projector is detected to be inactive...

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30/60/90/120/150/180 minutes: No matter whether the projector is active or inactive, the projector will turn off according the the selections...

Reset All Settings

Restore settings to factory default...

Information

Display current information of the projector...

Back

Return to upper level of OSD menu...

Exit Exit OSD menu...

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Maintenance The projector needs proper maintenance... You should keep the lens clean as dust, dirt or spots will project on the screen and diminish image quality... If any other parts need replacing, contact your dealer or qualified service personnel... When cleaning any part of the projector, always switch off and unplug the projector first...

Warning Never open any of the covers on the projector... Dangerous electrical voltages inside the

projector can cause severe injury... Do not attempt to service this product yourself... Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel...

Cleaning the lens Gently wipe the lens with lens cleaning paper... Do not touch the lens with your hands...

Cleaning the projector housing Gently wipe with a soft cloth... If dirt and stains are not easily removed, use a soft cloth damped with water, or water and neutral detergent, and wipe dry with a soft, dry cloth...

Note Turn off the projector and remove the AC power cord from the power outlet before

beginning maintenance work...

Make sure the lens is cool before cleaning...

Do not use detergents or chemicals other than those noted above... Do not use benzene or thinners...

Do not use chemical sprays...

Use a soft cloth or lens paper only...

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Specifications Model P1 Display Technology 0... 45" DLP

Light Source R/G/B LED True Resolution (native) WXGA 1280x800 Brightness (Max... ANSI lumens) 200 lumens Contrast Ratio(typical) 2000:1 Color Saturation (NTSC) 120% Throw Ratio 1... [email protected]:10 (40" @ 1m) Projection Distance 0... 5 ~ 3 meters Projection/ Screen Size 20 ~ 120 inches Projection Offset 100% Zoom Ratio Fixed Keystone Adjustment Digital (Up to +/- 30 degrees) Auto Keystone Yes Aspect Ratio 16:10/ 16:9 / 4:3 Analog Signal Frequency 31 ~ 99 KHz(H)/ 12 ~ 120 Hz(V) Power On Mode 50W Standby Mode < 1W Acoustic Noise (Typ... ) Dynamic mode: 30dBA

Theater mode: 28dBA Signal Input Computer x 1 (combine in 30 pin connector) Video Input Video x 1 (combine in 30 pin connector)

Video signal format: NTSC-M, 4... 43/ PAL-M, N, B, D, G, H, I/ SECAM

Tripod Socket Yes Supporting Stand Yes Kensington lock Yes Physical Dimension(WxHxD) 125... 5 x 33... 5 x 130mm Box Dimension (WxHxD) 230 x 180 x 122mm TBD Net Weight (Esti... ) 415g Gross Weight (Esti... ) 1... 3kg Operating Temperature 5C ~ 35C Operating Humidity 35%~85% Accessories carrying bag, power adapter, power cord, 30-pin

CEA integrated cable (D-sub/Composite), User manual, Quick Start Guide, Warranty card, Support CD

Note: Design and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice...

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Dimensions 125... 5 mm (W) x 33... 5 mm (H) x 130... 0 mm (D)

Appendix LED Indicator Messages

Status/Problem LED indicators Power LED (White) Temp LED (Red)

Standby Solid Off Normal Solid Off

Temperature error Solid Solid Fan error Solid Flashing

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Compatibility modes Computer:

Video:

Mode Resolution H Sync (kHz) V-Sync (Hz) VGA 640 x 480 31... 47 59... 94

640 x 480 37... 86 72... 81 640 x 480 37... 50 75... 00 640 x 480 43... 27 85... 01

SVGA 800 x 600 35... 16 56... 25 800 x 600 37... 88 60... 32 800 x 600 48... 08 72... 19 800 x 600 46... 88 75... 00 800 x 600 53... 67 85... 06

XGA 1024 x 768 48... 36 60... 00 1024 x 768 56... 48 70... 07 1024 x 768 60... 02 75... 03 1024 x 768 68... 68 85... 00

SXGA 1152 x 864 63... 85 70... 01 1152 x 864 67... 50 75... 00 1280 x 960 60... 00 60... 00 1280 x 1024 63... 98 60... 02

WXGA (Native) 1280 X 800 (recommend) 49... 7 60 WXGA 1366 x 768 48... 00 60... 00

1440 x 900 55... 47 59... 90 1440 x 900 55... 94 59... 89

UXGA 1600 X 1200 75 60

Compatibility H-Sync [KHz] V-Sync [Hz] 480i 15... 734 60 480p 31... 469 60 576i 15... 625 50 576p 31... 25 50 720p 45... 0 60 720p 37... 5 50 1080i 33... 75 60 1080i 28... 125 50

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Troubleshooting Refer to the symptoms and measures listed below before sending the projector for repairs... If the problem persists, contact your local reseller or service center... Please refer to "LED Indicator Messages" as well...

Start-up problems If no lights turn on:

Be sure that the power connection is correct...

Press the power button again...

Unplug the power adapter and wait for a short while, then plug it in and press the power button again...

Image problems If the searching source is displayed:

Press Input to select an active input source...

Be sure the external source is turned on and connected...

For a computer connection, ensure your notebook computers external video port is turned on... Refer to the computer manual...

If the image is out of focus:

While displaying the on-screen menu, adjust the focus ring...

Check the projection lens to see if it needs cleaning...

If the image is flickering or unstable for a computer connection:

Press , go to Image Setting (VGA) and adjust Auto Adjust...

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