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The Sony VPL-FW41 Projector is a WXGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 4,500 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 March 2009 and has been by Sony.

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Sony VPL-FW41 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$5,350
Status
Discontinued
Released
March 2009
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
4,500 ANSI Lumens / 3,600 Lumens
Color Brightness
4,500 Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
Contrast
700:1
Display Type
0.75" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 575i, 575p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

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-Z1014 Short Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.40:1-1.90:1
VPLL-Z1032 Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 3.20:1-4.90:1
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
6.5' - 79.7'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 600.00"
Throw Ratio
1.89:1 - 2.39:1
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
5.75" x 21.00" x 13.90"
Weight
21.0 lbs
Audible Noise
39 dB  / 30 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

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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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