NEC NP-VE281 Mobile Projector

NEC NP-VE281 Mobile Projector

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Quick Overview

NEC NPVE281 (NP-VE281) 2800-Lumen High-Brightness Mobile Projector

  • This product has been replaced by NP-VE303. Please contact us for repair services.
  • Automatic Power ON via RGB (15-pin) input
  • BrilliantColor™, including a 6-segment color wheel, provides accurate color reproduction
  • Quick startup/cooling/shutdown minimizes projector setup and teardown between meetings
  • ECO Mode™ technology helps extend lamp life and lowers power consumption
  • Carbon savings meter calculates the positive effects of operating the projector in ECO Mode
  • Compact size and lightweight design simplify transport


NEC’s NPVE281 (NP-VE281) mobile projector is designed to provide high brightness for small-to-medium-sized businesses, education environments, corporate conference rooms and mobility applications where heavy ambient light is present but the space requires a small projector. This lightweight model is affordable with essential features, including 3D Ready technology, high-contrast images and a powerful 7W speaker. Its automated technologies—from Auto Power On and quick startup/shutdown to a lamp life up to 6000 hours—make it an eco-friendly choice. The VE281 offers the Intelligent Driving Scheme (IDS2) for increased lamp life and contrast.


Additional Information

Display Technology DLP (0.55" DMD)
Light Output (Lumens) 2800 normal / Eco = approx. 70% of normal mode
Resolution (Native) SVGA 800 x 600
Resolution (Maximum) UXGA 1600 x 1200
Contrast Ratio (up to) 3000:1
Lamp Type 200W AC
Lamp Life (up to) 4000 hours normal / 6000 hours eco
Screen Size (diagonal) 33 to 300 in. / 0.84 to 7.6m
Throw Ratio 1.95 to 2.15
Projection Distance 3.9 to 39.4 ft. / 1.2 to 12m
Projector Angle 12.7° tele / 14° wide
Lens Zoom 1 to 1.1
Lens Focus Manual
Lens F number, fnumber F=2.41 to 2.55, f=21.83 to 24mm
Keystone Correction ± 40°
Supported Video Standards NTSC 4.43, PAL, PAL-60, PAL-M, PAL-N, SECAM
Video Signal Compatibility 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i
PC Signal Compatibility SVGA, XGA, WXGA, WXGA+, SXGA, SXGA+, UXGA
Macintosh Compatibility Yes
Input/Output Terminals VGA 15-pin D-sub, Component video using ADP-CV 1E , RCA, 1/8 in. stereo
Audio 7W speaker
External Control RS-232, IR
Power Requirements 100-240V AC, 50/60 Hz
Input Current 2.7A
Power Consumption 261W / 213W / 0.4W
Installation Orientation Floor/Front, Floor/Rear, Ceiling/Front, Ceiling/Rear
Dimensions (WxDxH) 10.2 x 9.7 x 3.5 in. / 260 x 247 x 89mm
Net Weight 5.1 lbs. / 2.3 kg
Fan Noise 35 dB normal / 33 dB eco
Regulations USA UL60950-1 FCC Part 15 Class B, Canada CSA60950-1, NOM
Operating Temperature 41-104°F / 5-40°C
Limited Warranty 2 years of InstaCare (next business day exchange) including the lamp for 2 years/4000 hours
Additional Features AutoSense, Built-in wall color correction, Advanced AccuBlend, Kensington lock slot, Image magnification, Auto Power On, Sleep timer, Closed Captioning, Virtual Remote, ECO Mode technology, Discreet source keys, Direct power-off, BrilliantColor, Carbon sa
Ships With Remote control, Batteries, Power cord, RGB signal cable, User manual, Quick Start Guide, Product registration card
UPC 805736042047
Product Spec Sheet Specification Brochure