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The Sony VPL-FH31B Projector is a WUXGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 4,300 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1200 . 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 November 2012 and has been by Sony.

 

Sony VPL-FH31B Projector Specifications


MSRP
$4,810
Status
Discontinued
Released
November 2012
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
4,300 ANSI Lumens / 3,400 Lumens
Color Brightness
4,300 Lumens
Resolution
1920x1200
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WUXGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Display Type
0.76" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200

Lamp Type
275W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
LMP-F272  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.6x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses

VPLL-Z1024 Zoom 2.34:1-3.19:1
VPLL-Z1032 Zoom 3.18:1-4.84:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-32% & Vertical +60%
Throw Distance
7.0' - 50.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
44.00" - 509.00"
Throw Ratio
1.39:1 - 2.23:1
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.81" x 15.34" x 18.78"
Weight
18.0 lbs
Internal Speakers
No
Power
400 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
DVI Digital Input
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
DICOM
Edge Blending
Additional Features
Advanced integration capability includes built-in edge blending feature for creating large uniformed image using multiple projectors and advanced geometric correction
 

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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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