Bright, compact and easy to use projector with low TCO

PT-LB303

Discontinued

Designed for education and corporate environments. LCD, 3 100 lumens, XGA projector.

Key features

LCD, 3100 lumens, XGA
Lamp and filter replacement cycle of up to 10 000 hours (Reduced TCO)
Quiet 28 dB operation for distraction-free projection
16 000:1 contrast ratio
 PL-LW373PT-LW333PT-LB423PT-LB383PT-LB353PT-LB303
Brightness3.600 lumens3.100 lumens4.100 lumens3.800 lumens3.500 lumens3.100 lumens
ResolutionWXGAWXGAXGAXGAXGAXGA
Contrast Ratio16.000:116.000:116.000:116.000:116.000:116.000:1

Variety of Useful Features

Ease Wireless Projection by Optional Modul

Simply inserting the optional ET-WML100 Wireless Module into the USB port on the projector enables easy wireless projection from Windows PCs, iOS devices, or Android devices on which the proper freeware is installed.

Presenter Light Ver.1.0 for Windows® PCs

Pictures, videos, and any documents including PDF files/Power Point files, whatever are displayed on the PC screen can be projected.

The images from up to four PCs can be projected simultaneously.

VueMagic™ Pro* for iOS/Android Devices

Pictures, some documents including PDF files can be projected.

Live camera mode / Annotate mode can be used.

The images from up to four devices can be projected simultaneously.

* VueMagic™ Pro is a product of Pixelworks, Inc. For detailed information, refer to the following website .

Memory Viewer Function

In addition to JPEG/BMP image and text files, PDF files can be projected by simply inserting a USB memory device containing the data into the USB memory port. Now you can start your presentation without having to connect to a computer.

USB Display Function for Easy Projection Using a USB Cable

USB Display outputs images and sounds from the computer without the need to install any software.
Simply connect* to the USB port with a single USB cable and start your presentation.

* The first time a USB cable is connected, a USB driver must be installed.

Equipped with an HDMI Input Terminal and Abundant Interfaces

Extensive interfaces include an HDMI input terminal, 2 sets of computer (RGB) input terminals, a monitor (RGB) output terminal,
a wired LAN terminal, and a serial (RS-232C) terminal for external control.
These features support a wide range of system architectures for portable or ceiling-mounted use.

A Wide Variety of Functions for Easy Setup

Auto Input Signal Search

The Auto Input Signal Search function automatically detects the input signal and selects the input channel based on the signal.
This function lets you start a presentation without any complicated setup required.

Real-Time Keystone Correction

With Real-Time Keystone Correction, the projector automatically senses if you adjust its angle (in the vertical direction) during operation and instantly makes whatever keystone correction is necessary for optimal viewing.

Color-board and Blackboard (Green) modes

Color-board and Blackboard (Green) modes adjust the colors to provide
high-quality projection possible in rooms that don’t have a screen.

10-Watt Speaker Enables Audio Playback Directly from the Projector

These portable projectors feature high-output 10-watt speaker that produces a high sound volume without requiring external speakers.

Other Features

  • Direct Power Off right after use
  • Projector identification system for remote control allocation of up to six projectors
  • Built-in closed caption decoder.

Excellent Performance in a Compact Body

High Brightness and High Contrast  in a Lightweight Body

A brightness level ranging from 3,100 lm* to 4,100 lm* and contrast ratio of 16,000:1 have been achieved in a compact lightweight body. Clear and bright images enhance the learning and working experience.

* Brightness ratings for models in the PT-LB423 Series are as follows:  PT-LB423 (4,100 lm), PT-LB383 (3,800 lm), PT-LB353 (3,300 lm), PT-LW373 (3,600 lm), and PT-LW333 (3,100 lm), PT-LB303 (3,100 lm)

A Maximum 10,000-hour *1  Lamp Replacement Cycle and 10,000-hour *2 Air Filter Replacement Cycle

The PT-LB423 Series has a maximum lamp replacement cycle of 10,000 hours.*1 The air filter also has a replacement cycle of 10,000 hours.*2 This reduces maintenance hassles for long periods of use, and helps to lower maintenance costs and reduce environmental impact.

*1 This is the maximum value when the lamp power is set to Eco2. The usage environment affects the lamp replacement cycle. *2 The usage environment affects the duration of the filter.

Daylight View Lite

The Daylight View Lite function can be activated from the remote control for easy and comfortable viewing during presentations and lectures in a bright room.

Quiet 28-dB* Design Helps to Hold Viewers´Attention

The noise level is as low as 28 dB*. This helps your audience to keep their attention on the discussion or on the screen images during quiet scenes.

* Lamp control: Eco2

Ease of Installation

Corner Keystone Correction Enables Angeld Projection

All you need to do is designate for points as the corner of the projected image, and this function easily carries out horizontal and vertical keystone correction.

Easy Remote Monitoring and Control over a LAN

Web browser on a computer connected through a wired LAN system lets you remotely operate projectors and check their status.In addition, Multi Monitoring and Control Software is available for monitoring and controlling multiple Panasonic projectors from a single PC.The wired LAN terminal is compatible with PJLink™ (class1), an open protocol that is used by many manufacturers, to enable integrated control of systems that contain different brands of projectors.

1.2x Zoom Lens Allows Flexible Installation

The PT-LB423 Series includes a 1.2x zoom lens to support a wide range of projection throw-distances. This is useful when presenting in rooms of different sizes.

Easy Lamp and Air Filter Replacement Simplifies Maintenance

For easier maintenance, you can replace the lamp from the top and the air filter from the side, even after the projector is installed on the ceiling. This eliminates the need to detach the projector from its mounting bracket in ceiling-mounted applications.

Specifications table

Power SupplyAC100-240 V 50 Hz/60 Hz
Power Consumption300 W 6W when Standby mode set to Normal, 0.5W when Standby mode set to Eco
LCD Panel | Panel Size16.0 mm (0.63 inches) diagonal (4:3 aspect ratio)
LCD Panel | Display MethodTransparent LCD panel (x 3, R/G/B)
LCD Panel | Drive MethodActive matrix method
LCD Panel | Pixels786,432 (1,024 x 768) x 3, total of 2,359,296 pixels
LCD Panel | Pixel ConfigurationStripe
LensManual zoom (1.2x), manual focus F 2.1- 2.25, f 19.11- 22.94 mm

Product series

PT-LB423 Series

 
PT-LB423 Series
Model
Projector Type
230 W UHM lamp
230 W UHM lamp
230 W UHM lamp
230 W UHM lamp
230 W UHM lamp
230 W UHM lamp
LCD Panel | Panel Size
15.0 mm (0.59 inches) diagonal (16:10 aspect ratio)
15.0 mm (0.59 inches) diagonal (16:10 aspect ratio)
16.0 mm (0.63 inches) diagonal (4:3 aspect ratio)
16.0 mm (0.63 inches) diagonal (4:3 aspect ratio)
16.0 mm (0.63 inches) diagonal (4:3 aspect ratio)
16.0 mm (0.63 inches) diagonal (4:3 aspect ratio)
LCD Panel Display Method
Transparent LCD panel (x 3, R/G/B)
Transparent LCD panel (x 3, R/G/B)
Transparent LCD panel (x 3, R/G/B)
Transparent LCD panel (x 3, R/G/B)
Transparent LCD panel (x 3, R/G/B)
Transparent LCD panel (x 3, R/G/B)
LCD Panel | Pixels
1,024,000 (1,280 x 800) x 3, total of 3,072,000 pixels
1,024,000 (1,280 x 800) x 3, total of 3,072,000 pixels
786,432 (1,024 x 768) x 3, total of 2,359,296 pixels
786,432 (1,024 x 768) x 3, total of 2,359,296 pixels
786,432 (1,024 x 768) x 3, total of 2,359,296 pixels
786,432 (1,024 x 768) x 3, total of 2,359,296 pixels
LCD Panel | Drive Method
Active matrix method
Active matrix method
Active matrix method
Active matrix method
Active matrix method
Active matrix method
Brightness
3600 lumens
3100 lumens
4100 lumens
3800 lumens
3300 lumens
3100 lumens
Resolution
1,280 x 800 pixels (Input signals that exceed this resolution will be converted to 1,280 x 800 pixels.)
1,280 x 800 pixels (Input signals that exceed this resolution will be converted to 1,280 x 800 pixels.)
1,024 x 768 pixels (Input signals that exceed this resolution will be converted to 1,024 x 768 pixels.)
1,024 x 768 pixels (Input signals that exceed this resolution will be converted to 1,024 x 768 pixels.)
1,024 x 768 pixels (Input signals that exceed this resolution will be converted to 1,024 x 768 pixels.)
1,024 x 768 pixels (Input signals that exceed this resolution will be converted to 1,024 x 768 pixels.)
Installation
Ceiling/floor, front/rear (menu selection)
Ceiling/floor, front/rear (menu selection)
Ceiling/floor, front/rear (menu selection)
Ceiling/floor, front/rear (menu selection)
Ceiling/floor, front/rear (menu selection)
Ceiling/floor, front/rear (menu selection)
Speaker
10 W (monaural) x 1
10 W (monaural) x 1
10 W (monaural) x 1
10 W (monaural) x 1
10 W (monaural) x 1
2 W (monaural)
Optical Axis Shift
13:1(fixed)
13:1(fixed)
6:1 (fixed)
6:1 (fixed)
6:1 (fixed)
6:1 (fixed)
Screen Size
30-300 inches (0.76 -7.62 m) diagonally, 16:10 aspect ratio
30-300 inches (0.76 -7.62 m) diagonally, 16:10 aspect ratio
30-300 inches (0.76 -7.62 m) diagonally, 4:3 aspect ratio
30-300 inches (0.76 -7.62 m) diagonally, 4:3 aspect ratio
30-300 inches (0.76 -7.62 m) diagonally, 4:3 aspect ratio
0.76 -7.62 m (30-300 inches) diagonally, 4:3 aspect ratio
Center-to-Corner Uniformity
80%
80%
80%
80%
80%
80%
Colors
Full color (16,777,216 colors)
Full color (16,777,216 colors)
Full color (16,777,216 colors)
Full color (16,777,216 colors)
Full color (16,777,216 colors)
Full color (16,777,216 colors)
Lens
Manual zoom (1.2x), manual focus F 1.6- 1.76, f 19.16- 23.02 mm
Manual zoom (1.2x), manual focus F 2.1- 2.25, f 19.11- 22.94 mm
Manual zoom (1.2x), manual focus F 1.6- 1.76, f 19.16- 23.02 mm
Manual zoom (1.2x), manual focus F 1.6- 1.76, f 19.16- 23.02 mm
Manual zoom (1.2x), manual focus F 1.6- 1.76, f 19.16- 23.02 mm
Manual zoom (1.2x), manual focus F 2.1- 2.25, f 19.11- 22.94 mm
Lens | Throw Ratio
1.48- 1.78:1
1.47- 1.77:1
1.48- 1.78:1
1.48- 1.78:1
1.48- 1.78:1
1.47- 1.77:1
Terminals | Video In
Pin jack x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms
Pin jack x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms
Pin jack x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms
Pin jack x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms
Pin jack x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms
Pin jack x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms
Terminals | Audio In 1
M3 (L, R) x 1, 0.5 Vrms
M3 (L, R) x 1, 0.5 Vrms
M3 (L, R) x 1, 0.5 Vrms
M3 (L, R) x 1, 0.5 Vrms
M3 (L, R) x 1, 0.5 Vrms
M3 (L, R) x 1, 0.5 Vrms
Terminals | Audio In 2
Pin jack x 2 (L, R x 1), 0.5 Vrms
Pin jack x 2 (L, R x 1), 0.5 Vrms
Pin jack x 2 (L, R x 1), 0.5 Vrms
Pin jack x 2 (L, R x 1), 0.5 Vrms
Pin jack x 2 (L, R x 1), 0.5 Vrms
Pin jack x 2 (L, R x 1), 0.5 Vrms
Terminals | Audio Out
M3 (L, R) x 1 (monitor out: 0- 2.0 Vrms, variable)
M3 (L, R) x 1 (monitor out: 0- 2.0 Vrms, variable)
M3 (L, R) x 1 (monitor out: 0- 2.0 Vrms, variable)
M3 (L, R) x 1 (monitor out: 0- 2.0 Vrms, variable)
M3 (L, R) x 1 (monitor out: 0- 2.0 Vrms, variable)
M3 (L, R) x 1 (monitor out: 0- 2.0 Vrms, variable)
Terminals | Serial In
D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, for external control (RS-232C compliant)
D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, for external control (RS-232C compliant)
D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, for external control (RS-232C compliant)
D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, for external control (RS-232C compliant)
D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, for external control (RS-232C compliant)
D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, for external control (RS-232C compliant)
Terminals | LAN
RJ-45 x 1, for network connection, compliant with PJLink™, 100Base-TX/10Base-T
RJ-45 x 1, for network connection, compliant with PJLink™, 100Base-TX/10Base-T
RJ-45 x 1, for network connection, compliant with PJLink™, 100Base-TX/10Base-T
RJ-45 x 1, for network connection, compliant with PJLink™, 100Base-TX/10Base-T
RJ-45 x 1, for network connection, compliant with PJLink™, 100Base-TX/10Base-T
Cabinet Materials
Molded plastic
Molded plastic
Molded plastic
Molded plastic
Molded plastic
Molded plastic
Power Supply
AC100-240V 3.5A 50/60 Hz
AC100-240V 3.5A 50/60 Hz
AC100-240V 3.5A 50/60 Hz
AC100-240V 3.5A 50/60 Hz
AC100-240V 3.5A 50/60 Hz
AC100-240 V 50 Hz/60 Hz
Operation noise
37 dB (Lamp power: Normal), 33 dB (Lamp power: Eco1) 28 dB (Lamp power: Eco2)
37 dB (Lamp power: Normal), 33 dB (Lamp power: Eco1) 28 dB (Lamp power: Eco2)
37 dB (Lamp power: Normal), 33 dB (Lamp power: Eco1) 28 dB (Lamp power: Eco2)
37 dB (Lamp power: Normal), 33 dB (Lamp power: Eco1) 28 dB (Lamp power: Eco2)
37 dB (Lamp power: Normal), 33 dB (Lamp power: Eco1) 28 dB (Lamp power: Eco2)
37 dB (Lamp power: Normal), 33 dB (Lamp power: Eco1) 28 dB (Lamp power: Eco2)
Operating Environment | Temperature
5°C-40°C (41°F-104°F) [at less than 1,400 m (4,593 ft.) ;[High land]:[off] 5°C-35°C (41°F-95°F) [at 1,400 m to 2,700 m (4,593 ft. to 8,858 ft.);[High land]:[on1] 5°C-30°C (41°F-86°F) [at 2,700 m to 3,000 m (8,858 ft. to 9,843 ft.);[High land]:[on2]
5°C-40°C (41°F-104°F) [at less than 1,400 m (4,593 ft.) ;[High land]:[off] 5°C-35°C (41°F-95°F) [at 1,400 m to 2,700 m (4,593 ft. to 8,858 ft.);[High land]:[on1] 5°C-30°C (41°F-86°F) [at 2,700 m to 3,000 m (8,858 ft. to 9,843 ft.);[High land]:[on2]
5°C-40°C (41°F-104°F) [at less than 1,400 m (4,593 ft.) ;[High land]:[off] 5°C-35°C (41°F-95°F) [at 1,400 m to 2,700 m (4,593 ft. to 8,858 ft.);[High land]:[on1] 5°C-30°C (41°F-86°F) [at 2,700 m to 3,000 m (8,858 ft. to 9,843 ft.);[High land]:[on2]
5°C-40°C (41°F-104°F) [at less than 1,400 m (4,593 ft.) ;[High land]:[off] 5°C-35°C (41°F-95°F) [at 1,400 m to 2,700 m (4,593 ft. to 8,858 ft.);[High land]:[on1] 5°C-30°C (41°F-86°F) [at 2,700 m to 3,000 m (8,858 ft. to 9,843 ft.);[High land]:[on2]
5°C-40°C (41°F-104°F) [at less than 1,400 m (4,593 ft.) ;[High land]:[off] 5°C-35°C (41°F-95°F) [at 1,400 m to 2,700 m (4,593 ft. to 8,858 ft.);[High land]:[on1] 5°C-30°C (41°F-86°F) [at 2,700 m to 3,000 m (8,858 ft. to 9,843 ft.);[High land]:[on2]
5°C-40°C (41°F-104°F) [at less than 1,400 m (4,593 ft.) ;[High land]:[off] 5°C-35°C (41°F-95°F) [at 1,400 m to 2,700 m (4,593 ft. to 8,858 ft.);[High land]:[on1] 5°C-30°C (41°F-86°F) [at 2,700 m to 3,000 m (8,858 ft. to 9,843 ft.);[High land]:[on2]
Operating Environment | Humidity
20%-80% (no condensation)
20%-80% (no condensation)
20%-80% (no condensation)
20%-80% (no condensation)
20%-80% (no condensation)
20%-80% (no condensation)
Dimensions
335 x 96* 4 x 252 mm (13-3/16 x 3-25/32*4 x 9-29/32 inches)
335 x 96* 4 x 252 mm (13-3/16 x 3-25/32*4 x 9-29/32 inches)
335 x 96* 4 x 252 mm (13-3/16 x 3-25/32*4 x 9-29/32 inches)
335 x 96* 4 x 252 mm (13-3/16 x 3-25/32*4 x 9-29/32 inches)
335 x 96* 4 x 252 mm (13-3/16 x 3-25/32*4 x 9-29/32 inches)
335 x 96* 4 x 252 mm (13-3/16 x 3-25/32*4 x 9-29/32 inches)
Weight
Approx. 2.9 kg (6.4 lbs)
Approx. 2.9 kg (6.4 lbs)
Approx. 2.9 kg (6.4 lbs)
Approx. 2.9 kg (6.4 lbs)
Approx. 2.9 kg (6.4 lbs)
Approx. 2.8 kg (6.2 lbs)

Accessories & Software

Filters

ET-RFL300

Replacement filter unit

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Interface board/conversion cable

ET-ADSV

D-Sub/S-VIDEO conversion cable

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