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Panasonic Home PT-AE700U
Panasonic Home
PT-AE700U
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Sanyo PLV-Z3
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PLV-Z3
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Sony VPL-HS51
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VPL-HS51
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Basics
    Avg Street Price (USD) $2,999 $2,495 $3,499
    MSRP (USD) $2,999 $2,495 $3,499
    Warranty 1 Year 3 Years 2 Years
    Brightness (Lumens) 1000 ANSI 800 ANSI 1200 ANSI
    Color Light Output (Lumens) ** ** **
    Contrast (Full On/Off) 2000:1 2000:1 6000:1
    Speakers ** **
    Audible Noise 26.0 dB ** 24.0 dB
Weight & Dimensions
    Weight 7.9 lbs 9.0 lbs 12.6 lbs
    Size (inches) (HxWxD) 3.7 x 13.2 x 10.6 4.6 x 14.1 x 10.8 5.4 x 13.8 x 14.1
Compatibility
    HDTV Formats 720p, 1080i, 576p 720p, 1080i, 1035i, 575i, 576p 720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 575i
    EDTV/480p
    SDTV/480i
    Component Video
    Standard Video
    Digital Input HDMI HDMI HDMI
    Personal Computers
Optical Features
    Throw Dist (feet) 8.0 - 40.6   9.8 - 20.0   8.9 - 19.7  
    Image Size (inches) 40.0 - 400.0 76.0 - 200.0 60.0 - 200.0
    Zoom Lens Manual, 2.00:1 Manual, 1.30:1 Manual, 1.55:1
    Digital Zoom ** **
    Lens Focus Manual Manual Manual
    Lens Shift Horiz + Vert Horiz + Vert Horiz + Vert
    Digital Keystone Vertical Vertical
    Lens Options
    Variable Iris
Light Source
    Type 130W UHM 135W UHP 135W UHP
    Life ** ** 2000 hours
    Quantity 1 1 1
Display Attributes
    Native Resolution 1280x720 1280x720 1280x720
    Maximum Resolution 1920x1080 1920x1080 1280x768
    Aspect Ratio 16:9 (HD) 16:9 (HD) 16:9 (HD)
    Display Type 0.7" 3 LCD 0.7" 3 LCD 0.7" 3 LCD
Electronics
    H-Sync Range 30.0 - 70.0kHz 15.0 - 80.0kHz 19.0 - 72.0kHz
    V-Sync Range 50 - 87Hz 50 - 100Hz 48 - 92Hz
    Pixel Clock ** ** **
    Maximum Power 180W 210W 195W
    Voltage 100V - 240V 100V - 240V 100V - 240V
    FCC Class B B B
Production Status
    Status Out of Production Out of Production Out of Production
    First Shipment Oct 2004 Oct 2004 Oct 2004
    Last Shipment May 2006 Jan 2006 Jan 2005
Special Feature & Comments
    Special ** ** Wired Networking
    Comments Dynamic Iris optical system constantly adjusts the brightness and gamma characteristics in real time, so the picture is always optimal. User may clean dust from LCD panels It's packed with features like an advanced iris function, a high contrast ratio of up to 6000:1, and three proprietary 720p LCD panels that provide 2,764,800 pixel resolution (1280x720) optimized for HD video input.
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