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Sony VPL-CS7 Projector

SVGA Portable Projector
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The Sony VPL-CS7 Projector is a SVGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,800 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 September 2004 and has been by Sony.


Sony VPL-CS7 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,649
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2004
Warranty
2 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,800 ANSI Lumens / 1,500 Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
350:1
Display Type
0.62" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 575i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Type
185W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
11.5' - 28.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
100.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.46:1 - 1.75:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-7" and 11'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.10" x 11.69" x 9.40"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Audible Noise
39 dB  / 35 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
250 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
The all-new elliptical reflector with ultra smooth surface combined with a concave lens enables very small light source and accomplish very high light collection efficiency.

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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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