X10-4K Initial Setup

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Choosing a Location - Projector Orientation

Personal preference and room layout will decide the installation location. Consider the following:

  • Size and position of your screen.
  • Location of a suitable power outlet.
  • Location and distance between the projector and other equipment.
Location Description
Front Table The projector is placed near the floor in front of the screen.
Front Ceiling The projector is suspended upside-down from the ceiling in front of the screen.
Rear Table[1] The projector is placed near the floor behind the screen.
Rear Ceiling[1] The projector is suspended upside-down from the ceiling behind the screen.
  1. 1.0 1.1 A rear projection screen is required.

Projection Dimensions

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NOTE: (e) = Screen | (f) = Center of Lens

16:9 Image on a 16:9 Screen

(a) Screen Size (b) Projection Distance (c) Image Height Image Width
Minimum Maximum
in. cm in. m in. m in. cm in. mm
30 76.2 20.9 0.53 20.9 0.53 14.7 37.36 26.15 664
40 101.6 27.9 0.71 27.9 0.71 19.6 49.81 34.86 886
50 127 34.8 0.88 34.8 0.88 24.5 62.26 43.58 1107
60 152.4 41.8 1.06 41.8 1.06 29.4 74.72 52.29 1328
70 177.8 48.8 1.24 48.8 1.24 34.3 87.17 61.01 1550
80 203.2 55.7 1.42 55.7 1.42 39.2 99.62 69.73 1771
90 228.6 62.7 1.59 62.7 1.59 44.1 112.07 78.44 1992
100 254 69.7 1.77 69.7 1.77 49 124.53 87.16 2214
110 279.4 76.7 1.95 76.7 1.95 53.9 136.98 95.87 2435
120 304.8 83.6 2.12 83.6 2.12 58.8 149.43 104.59 2657
130 330.2 90.6 2.3 90.6 2.3 63.7 161.88 113.3 2878
140 355.6 97.6 2.48 97.6 2.48 68.6 174.34 122.02 3099
150 381 104.5 2.66 104.5 2.66 73.5 186.79 130.74 3321
160 406.4 111.5 2.83 111.5 2.83 78.4 199.24 139.45 3542
200 508 139.4 3.54 139.4 3.54 98.1 249.05 174.32 4428
There is a 3% tolerance among these numbers due to optical component variations. It is recommended to physically test the projection size and distance before permanently installing the projector.

Mounting the Projector

NOTE: If you buy a third party mount, please use the correct screw size. Screw size can vary depending on the thickness of the mounting plate.
  1. To ensure the most secure installation, please use a ViewSonic® wall or ceiling mount.
  2. Ensure the screws used to attach the mount to the projector meet the following specifications:
  • Screw type: M4 x 8
  • Maximum Screw Length: 8 mm

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CAUTION
  • Avoid installing the projector near a heat source.
  • Keep at least a 10 cm (3.9 in.) gap between the ceiling and the bottom of the projector.