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Sony VPL-EX1 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The Sony VPL-EX1 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,500 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 June 2003 and has been by Sony.


Sony VPL-EX1 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,099
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2003
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
1,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Panels
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
No
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
165W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours
Lamp Model
LMPC150  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.2x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Throw Distance
12.5' - 19.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
80.00" - 150.00"
Throw Ratio
1.99:1 - 2.39:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-1" and 15'-8" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
2.63" x 11.25" x 9.00"
Weight
5.9 lbs
Audible Noise
43 dB
Internal Speakers
1.0 Watts Mono
Power
240 Watts 100V - 240V
Additional Features
The VPL-EX1 is one of the latest additions to the ranks of high-quality Sony projectors that sets the standards for entry level Projectors. It is ideal for handling presentations when you are always on the move.

Compare to the Competition


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Jan 2004 Model
Sony VPL-EX1*
  • Resolution: 1024x768 3LCD
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Apr 2005 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.

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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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