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The Sony VPL-FE40 Projector is a SXGA+ Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 4,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1400x1050 . 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. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in December 2006 and has been by Sony.

 

Sony VPL-FE40 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$6,440
Status
Discontinued
Released
December 2006
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
4,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1400x1050
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SXGA+)
Contrast
700:1
Display Type
0.79" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 575i, 575p, 480p, 480i

Lamp Type
275W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
LMP-F270  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.3x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses


VPLL-1008 Short Fixed 0.78:1
VPLL-Z1024 Zoom 2.38:1-3.26:1
VPLL-Z1032 Zoom 3.24:1-4.95:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Throw Distance
9.5' - 76.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 600.00"
Throw Ratio
1.91:1 - 2.41:1
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
5.75" x 21.00" x 13.88"
Weight
21.6 lbs
Audible Noise
35 dB  / 28 dB
Internal Speakers
1.8 Watts × 2
Power
400 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
2:3 Pulldown
2:2 Pulldown
Additional Features
3200 lumens in standard mode
 

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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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