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Sony VPL-HS1 Cineza Projector

SVGA Home Theater Projector

Highlights

The Sony VPL-HS1 Cineza Projector is a SVGA Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 700 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 800x600 . 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 December 2002 and has been by Sony.

 

Sony VPL-HS1 Cineza Projector Specifications


MSRP
$2,999
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
December 2002
Warranty
1 Year
 
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White Brightness
700 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Display Type
0.70" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i

Lamp Type
120W UHP bulb

Included Lens
1.15x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
6.13" x 13.50" x 11.88"
Weight
8.6 lbs
Audible Noise
30 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts × 2
Power
190 Watts 100V - 240V

Compare to the Competition


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  • Brightness: 700 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
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$2,999
Dec 2002 Model
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  • Resolution: 800x600 DLP
  • Brightness: 700 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-10"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
Epson PowerLite 5500C*
  • Resolution: 800x600 3LCD
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  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 13'-7" — 17'-9"
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Jun 1998 Model
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  • Resolution: 800x600 DLP
  • Brightness: 700 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-10"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
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Feb 2000 Model
NEC MultiSync LT81*
  • Resolution: 800x600 DLP
  • Brightness: 800 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 13'-5" — 17'-4"
  • at Image Size: 100 "

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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