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Sony VPL-ES2 Projector

SVGA Home Theater Projector
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From Sony —   The VPL-ES2 is perfect for the small business entrepreneur and home office professional. Its wide range of input connectors, selectable picture modes and black level adjustments make it extremely versatile and ideal for multiple applications.

  • 0.62-inch p-Si TFT LCD panel with Micro Lens Array
  • 800 x 600 native resolution; up to 1,500 ANSI lumens of brightness
  • 1.2 times zoom lens; auto setup and input sensing, auto keystone correction
  • Versatile input compatibility, including S-video and component HDTV
  • 1-watt integrated audio; 2-year warranty

Sony VPL-ES2 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,249
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
October 2004
Warranty
2 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,500 ANSI Lumens / 1,300 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, 540p, 575i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1024x768

Lamp Type
157W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
LMP-C150  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
9.2' - 28.9'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
80.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.46:1 - 1.75:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-8" and 11'-6" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.10" x 11.60" x 9.40"
Weight
6.2 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 33 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
220 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
The VPL-ES2 is an economical multi-purpose projector. Ideal for small businesses, home offices and entertainment purposes

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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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