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Sony VPL-FX51 SuperBright Projector

XGA Large Venue Projector
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From Sony —   Whether for the boardroom, business conferences, seminars or school education, the VPL-FX51 lets you captivate audiences with a new world of breathtaking image quality and multimedia presentations.

  • Outstanding Brightness
  • Elegant Design
  • High Quality and Performance
  • Power Zoom/Focus/Picture Shift
  • Back to Front Tilt
  • Stacking Capability
  • Digital Keystone Adjustment
  • LAN Connection
  • Projector Control via Web Browser
  • Digital Zoom

Sony VPL-FX51 SuperBright Projector Specifications

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White Brightness
5,200 Lumens (ANSI)1 / 4,300 Lumens
Color Brightness
5,200 Lumens3
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Display Type
1.30" 3LCD
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
300W UHP bulb

Included Lens
1.2x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
Contact Sony for lens information.
Lens Shift
Vertical +/-0.00%
Throw Distance
12.3' - 38.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
80.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.94:1 - 2.37:1
Digital Zoom
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
6.63" x 19.00" x 19.87"
23.1 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 34 dB
400 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Network: RJ-45
Wireless Networking

Additional Features
New Sony optical system improvements enable the VPL-FX51 to offer an outstanding brightness of 5200 ANSI lumens.


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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness:

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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