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Sony VPL-CX3 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Sony VPL-CX3 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 900 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. Weighing in at 5.0 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in August 2001 and has been by Sony.


Sony VPL-CX3 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$4,500
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Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2001
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
900 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

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 Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.60" x 10.90" x 8.50"
Weight
5.0 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB
Internal Speakers
0.5 Watts × 2
Power
190 Watts 100V - 240V

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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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