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Sanyo PLC-XP56 Projector

XGA Large Venue Projector
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From Sanyo —   The PLC-XP51 portable projectors deliver multimedia presentations with the utmost in perfection and flexibility. Astonishing output, future-oriented technology and full network capability make them true communication experts. Whether at trade fairs, in lecture theaters or large conference rooms, their versatility is extraordinary. The Sanyo PLC-XP56 was also marketed as the Canon LV-7565, and the EIKI LC-X70. Sanyo is now part of the Panasonic Group and officially discontinued its production and sales of projectors in 2012.

  • Maximum flexibility and network compatibility with optional PJ-Net Organizer Plus
  • 4 optional lenses
  • Brightness: 4,000 ANSI lumens
  • Contrast: 1,000:1
  • XGA resolution
  • Durable magnesium case
  • Intuitive, simple operation
  • Power and digital zoom
  • Vertical lens shift function
  • Digital keystone correction

Sanyo PLC-XP56 Projector Specifications

Now part of Panasonic
December 2004
3 Years
User Reviews
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White Brightness
5,000 ANSI Lumens
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Display Type
1.30" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1035i, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
300W NSH bulb
Lamp Model
03-000882-01P  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.3x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses

LNS-T31A Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 2.30:1-4.20:1
LNS-W31A Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.25:1-1.80:1
LNS-W32 Short Fixed Lens Throw Ratio 0.80:1
Lens Shift
Vertical +50%
Throw Distance
4.7' - 48.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
29.88" - 399.60"
Throw Ratio
1.81:1 - 2.36:1
Digital Zoom
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
6.60" x 12.60" x 16.90"
20.3 lbs
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts × 2
450 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
Bayonet-style Easy Lens Replacement. Network Control and Administration with Optional PJ Net Organizer Plus

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