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Sanyo PLC-XW55A Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sanyo PLC-XW55A Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,000 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. This projector was first available for purchase in December 2007 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-XW55A Projector Specifications


MSRP
$599
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Status
Discontinued
Now part of Panasonic
Released
December 2007
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens / 1,500 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
0.60" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Throw Distance
4.3' - 33.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.66:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 10'-11" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.10" x 13.00" x 9.30"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
250 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
RS232: DB-9pin

Features
Blackboard Mode
Additional Features
Blackboard (Green) Mode to Automatically Adjust Images
 

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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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