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Sanyo PLC-XF40 Projector

XGA Large Venue Projector
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The Sanyo PLC-XF40 Projector is a XGA Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 7,700 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . 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 2002 and has been by Sanyo. The Sanyo PLC-XF40 was also marketed as the EIKI LC-XT2, and the Christie RoadRunner L8. Sanyo is now part of the Panasonic Group and officially discontinued its production and sales of projectors in 2012.


Sanyo PLC-XF40 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$21,995
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Status
Discontinued
Now part of Panasonic
Released
May 2002
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
7,700 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
700:1
Display Type
1.80" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1035i, 575i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb x 4
Lamp Life
1,000 hours
Lamp Model
03-900472-01P  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses



LNS-M01Z Semi-Long Zoom 3.40:1-4.60:1
LNS-T01Z Long Fixed 7.00:1
LNS-W02Z Zoom 1.35:1-1.80:1
LNS-W04 Zoom 1.58:1-2.07:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
9.90" x 22.90" x 30.80"
Weight
78.3 lbs
Audible Noise
46 dB
Internal Speakers
3.0 Watts × 2
Power
1,150 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
Supplied without lenses, 9 options

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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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