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Sony VPL-EX246 Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sony VPL-EX246 Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,200 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 May 2013 and has been by Sony.

 

Sony VPL-EX246 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,160
Status
Discontinued
Released
May 2013
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
3,200 ANSI Lumens / 1,700 Lumens
Color Brightness
3,200 Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
2,300:1
Display Type
3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
210W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 7,000 hours

Included Lens
1.6x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
6.0' - 29.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
39.65" - 310.71"
Throw Ratio
1.40:1 - 2.27:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-4" and 15'-2" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.16" x 14.40" x 10.22"
Weight
8.6 lbs
Internal Speakers
16.0 Watts Mono
Power
315 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Closed Captioning
Additional Features
The projector is now equipped with Wireless Tablet Connection capabilities. By using optional wireless LAN module IFU-WLM3 and Pixelwork Inc.’s VueMagic Mobile Presenter app, presentations and graphics can be wirelessly transferred from mobile devices to the projectors
 

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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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