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Sanyo PLC-ZM5000S Projector

WUXGA Large Venue Projector
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The Sanyo PLC-ZM5000S Projector is a WUXGA Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 5,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1200 . 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 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-ZM5000S Projector Specifications


MSRP
$8,495
Status
Discontinued
Now part of Panasonic
Released
May 2011
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
5,000 Lumens (ANSI)1
Resolution
1920x1200
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WUXGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.76" 3LCD
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 575i, 575p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200

Lamp Type
330W NSH bulb
Lamp Model
POA-LMP136  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.7x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses



LNS-T20 Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 2.80:1-4.60:1
LNS-T21 Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 4.60:1-7.20:1
LNS-W20 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.30:1-1.70:1
LNS-W21 Fixed Lens Throw Ratio 0.80:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Throw Distance
7.5' - 46.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 400.00"
Throw Ratio
1.64:1 - 2.79:1
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
6.50" x 19.30" x 14.60"
Weight
19.6 lbs
Internal Speakers
10.0 Watts Mono
Power
519 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Component: RCA
DVI Digital Input
HDMI 1.3b
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
Additional Features
Replaced by Panasonic model PT-EZ570U

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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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