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The Sony VPL-FX500L Projector is a XGA Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 7,000 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. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector is not being produced by Sony any longer and was .

Sony VPL-FX500L Projector Specifications

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White Brightness
7,000 ANSI Lumens / 5,600 Lumens
Color Brightness
7,000 Lumens
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Display Type
0.99" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/50, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200

Lamp Type
330W UHP bulb x 2
Lamp Life
6,000 hours  / 8,000 hours
Lamp Model
LMPF330  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
Optional Lenses

VPLL-FM22 Fixed 0.89:1
VPLL-Z4015 Zoom 2.06:1-2.72:1
VPLL-Z4019 Zoom 2.67:1-3.42:1
VPLL-Z4025 Zoom 3.36:1-6.23:1
VPLL-Z4045 Zoom 6.19:1-10.72:1
VPLL-ZM101 Zoom 4.47:1-6.58:1
VPLL-ZM102 Zoom 3.35:1-4.92:1
VPLL-ZM32 Zoom 1.48:1-1.62:1
VPLL-ZM42 Zoom 1.87:1-2.30:1
VPLL-ZP41 Zoom 2.53:1-3.08:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Zoom
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
8.39" x 20.87" x 21.46"
44.1 lbs
Internal Speakers
480 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: BNC
DVI Digital Input
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
VGA In: Dsub-15pin
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin

2:3 Pulldown
Closed Captioning
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
ECO-friendly longer lamp life means less energy consumption, less cost & less time up on a ladder making replacements. Manual & powered lenses available

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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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