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Sanyo PLC-WR251 Projector

WXGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sanyo PLC-WR251 Projector is a WXGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x800 . 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. This projector was first available for purchase in May 2010 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-WR251 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,299
Status
Discontinued
Now part of Panasonic
Released
May 2010
Warranty
2 Years
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White Brightness
2,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
0.59" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
225W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
4,000 hours  / 5,000 hours
Lamp Model
POA-LMP131  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.6x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
5.0' - 25.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
37.04" - 299.81"
Throw Ratio
1.18:1 - 1.91:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 8'-4" and 13'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.30" x 12.80" x 9.10"
Weight
6.2 lbs
Internal Speakers
7.0 Watts Mono
Power
311 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Short-Throw
Closed Captioning
Blackboard Mode
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
The PLC-WR251 is equipped with SANYO’s exclusive PJ-Net Master Network Interface software that can accept wired or wireless networking
 

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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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