Find a Projector Projector Forums Login

Projectors


Top 10

Where to Buy

Reviews

News & Articles

ProjectorCentral.com

Sony VPL-CX1 SuperLite Projector

XGA Portable Projector
Calculate Throw Distance

The Sony VPL-CX1 SuperLite Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 550 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 October 2000 and has been by Sony.

 

Sony VPL-CX1 SuperLite Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,900
User Reviews
(6) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
October 2000
Warranty
3 Years
 
Switch to Metric
White Brightness
550 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
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
Lamp Model
LMP-C120  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.3x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
6.8' - 19.6'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 150.00"
Throw Ratio
1.97:1 - 2.56:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-1" and 16'-12" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.10" x 11.00" x 8.50"
Weight
6.4 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB
Internal Speakers
0.5 Watts × 2
Power
190 Watts 100V - 240V
 

Compare to the Competition


Similar Projectors

Sony VPL-CX1 SuperLite*
  • Resolution: 1024x768 3LCD
  • Brightness: 550 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 13'-1" — 16'-12"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$2,900
Oct 2000 Model
InFocus LP330*
  • Resolution: 1024x768 DLP
  • Brightness: 650 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 12'-11" — 16'-2"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$5,495
Oct 1999 Model
Kodak DP2000*
  • Resolution: 1024x768 DLP
  • Brightness: 650 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 12'-11" — 16'-2"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$4,339
Oct 1999 Model
Panasonic PT-LC70U*
  • Resolution: 1024x768 3LCD
  • Brightness: 550 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 14'-7" — 18'-11"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$2,999
Oct 2002 Model

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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness:

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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness: