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Sanyo PLC-XW56 Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sanyo PLC-XW56 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. The Sanyo PLC-XW56 was also marketed as the EIKI LC-XB21B. Sanyo is now part of the Panasonic Group and officially discontinued its production and sales of projectors in 2012.


Sanyo PLC-XW56 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$799
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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
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
400:1
Display Type
2 cm 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
1.7 m - 11.0 m  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
102 cm - 762 cm
Throw Ratio
1.80:1 - 2.17:1
Projector Placement
For a
cm
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 3.6 m and 4.4 m from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
8 cm x 33 cm x 24 cm
Weight
2.9 kg
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
250 Watts 100V - 240V
Features
Short-Throw
Blackboard Mode
Additional Features
Black Board (Green) Mode. PIN Code Lock Security Feature

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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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