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The Sanyo PLC-EF60A Projector is a SXGA+ Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 5,800 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1400x1050 . The internal 3LCD technology is an innovative 3-chip design that sets itself apart by delivering vibrant, true-to-life images with better color brightness and a wider color gamut. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in May 2006 and has been by Sanyo. Sanyo is now part of the Panasonic Group and officially discontinued its production and sales of projectors in 2012.

Sanyo PLC-EF60A Projector Specifications

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Now part of Panasonic
May 2006
3 Years

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White Brightness
5,800 ANSI Lumens
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SXGA+)
Display Type
4 cm 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
300W UHP bulb x 2

Included Lens
Optional Lenses

LNS-S01 Standard Zoom 1 2.30:1-3.70:1
LNS-S03 Standard Zoom 3 3.30:1-4.50:1
LNS-T02 Long Zoom 5.60:1-8.00:1
LNS-T03 Zoom 8.10:1-11.60:1
LNS-W03 Short Fixed 1.00:1
LNS-W04 Zoom 2.00:1-2.60:1
LNS-W05 Zoom 1.20:1-1.70:1
LNS-W06 Zoom 1.50:1-2.00:1
LNS-W07 Short Fixed 0.70:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Zoom
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
25 cm x 52 cm x 61 cm
24.7 kg
Audible Noise
42 dB  / 39 dB
Internal Speakers
900 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Component: RCA
DVI Digital Input
RS232: DB-9pin x 2
USB x 2
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

2:3 Pulldown
2:2 Pulldown
Additional Features
Optional Advanced PJ-Net Board

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ANSI LUMENS  is the most commonly accepted industry standard brightness measurement. The ANSI lumen rating measures the brightest white that a projector can produce by averaging nine light meter measurements taken across the projected image.

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BUYER BEWARE   Either this projector's brightness specification does not cite an industry-accepted unit of measurement, or according to our calculations it seems unlikely that this projector is capable of producing the manufacturer's cited brightness specification.

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