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Sanyo PLC-WU3800 Projector

WXGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sanyo PLC-WU3800 Projector is a WXGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,800 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 July 2011 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-WU3800 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,995
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Status
Discontinued
Now part of Panasonic
Released
July 2011
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
3,800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
500:1
Display Type
3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i

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
37.84" - 302.37"
Throw Ratio
1.17:1 - 1.87:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 8'-3" and 13'-3" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.70" x 13.20" x 10.10"
Weight
7.7 lbs
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
366 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.3b
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
Additional Features
Replaced by Panasonic model PT-VW430U
 

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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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