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Sony VPL-CX86 Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sony VPL-CX86 Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,000 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 September 2005 and has been by Sony.


Sony VPL-CX86 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$3,070
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Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2005
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
3,000 ANSI Lumens / 2,200 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
350:1
Display Type
0.79" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 540p, 575i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1400x1050

Lamp Type
190W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours

Included Lens
1.16x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.6' - 29.5'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.48:1 - 1.70:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-11" and 11'-5" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
3.75" x 13.00" x 11.25"
Weight
8.5 lbs
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Wireless Networking

Additional Features
Now with High Speed Wireless - Ideal for Meeting Room and Class Room Installations.

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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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