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Sony VPL-EW255 Projector

WXGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sony VPL-EW255 Projector is a WXGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,200 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x800 . 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 2014 and has been by Sony.

NEC UM383WL
WXGA Conference Room Projector
NEC UM383WL
WXGA Conference Room Projector
NEC UM383WL
WXGA Conference Room Projector


Sony VPL-EW255 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,250
Status
Discontinued
Released
September 2014
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
3,200 ANSI Lumens / 2,700 Lumens
Color Brightness
3,200 Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
2,700:1
Display Type
0.59" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 575i, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
210W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
4,000 hours  / 10,000 hours
Lamp Model
LMP-E212  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.6x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.9' - 29.7'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
30.55" - 300.20"
Throw Ratio
1.40:1 - 2.27:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-11" and 16'-0" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.79" x 14.37" x 9.92"
Weight
8.0 lbs
Internal Speakers
16.0 Watts Mono
Power
314 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin

Features
Closed Captioning
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
USB image viewer function

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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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