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Sony VPL-HS2 Cineza Projector

WVGA Home Theater Projector
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From Sony —   The HS2 offers a great value in the Cineza range. Based on Sony's unique newly-developed Wide-VGA 0-62" LCD panel, it boasts 16:9 picture and a screen size of 40" to 150". It also delivers superb picture quality, with a brightness of 1000 ANSI Lumen and a contrast ratio of 600:1.

  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Bulb power: 150 W
  • Contrast ratio (typical): 600:1
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 304 x 168 x 321 mm
  • Horizontal scan range: 19 - 72 kHz
  • Lamp type: UHP
  • Projector brightness: 1000 ANSI lumens
  • Resolution: 858 x 484 pixels
  • Vertical scan range: 48 - 92 Hz

Sony VPL-HS2 Cineza Projector Specifications

October 2002
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White Brightness
1,000 ANSI Lumens
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (WVGA)
Display Type
0.62" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i

Lamp Type
150W UHP bulb
Lamp Model
LMP-H150  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.1x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
Throw Distance
5.9' - 20.7'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 150.00"
Throw Ratio
1.92:1 - 2.12:1
Projector Placement
For a
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-9" and 15'-1" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
2.40" x 17.00" x 10.00"
11.9 lbs
Audible Noise
30 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono


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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