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Sony VPL-CS1 SuperLite Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The Sony VPL-CS1 SuperLite Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 600 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . 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 November 1999 and has been by Sony.


Sony VPL-CS1 SuperLite Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,999
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
November 1999
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
600 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
No
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
120W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.3x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
10.0' - 20.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 150.00"
Throw Ratio
2.03:1 - 2.60:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-3" and 16'-12" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
2.88" x 11.00" x 8.25"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB
Internal Speakers
0.5 Watts × 2
Power
190 Watts 100V - 240V


Compare to the Competition


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Sony VPL-CS1 SuperLite*
  • Resolution: 800x600 3LCD
  • Brightness: 600 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 13'-3" — 16'-12"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$2,999
Nov 1999 Model
Sony VPL-CS2 SuperLite*
  • Resolution: 800x600 3LCD
  • Brightness: 600 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 13'-3" — 16'-12"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$2,999
Aug 2000 Model
InFocus LP400*
  • Resolution: 800x600 DLP
  • Brightness: 700 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-10"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
InFocus LP425*
  • Resolution: 800x600 DLP
  • Brightness: 700 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-10"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$5,999
Feb 2000 Model
InFocus LP420*
  • Resolution: 800x600 DLP
  • Brightness: 500 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-9"
  • at Image Size: 100 "

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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