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From Sony — Featuring SXRD technology, 1,800 lumen brightness, 120,000:1 dynamic contrast, and "Reality Creation" super resolution processing, this projector produces outstanding, vibrant images. The 3D transmitter, dynamic lamp control and 240Hz panel drive work together creating bright 3D images nearly free of crosstalk. These features, combined with a whisper quiet fan make this projector the perfect choice for home entertainment.

  • 120,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio
  • 1,800 ANSI lumen brightness
  • Reality Creation super-resolution processing
  • Built-in RF 3D Sync transmitter
  • Convert standard HD content to 3D2
  • Dynamic lamp control improves 3D brightness
  • Powerful, independent 2D and 3D calibration: Nine picture modes, nine gamma adjustments
  • IP Control for automation interface
  • Whisper-quiet fan: Only 21db emitted
 

Sony VPL-HW65ES Projector Specifications

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Highly Recommended Award

Our Highly Recommended designation is earned by products offering extraordinary value or performance in their price class.

Performance
4.5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

Street Price
$2,999
MSRP
$2,999
User Reviews
(3) Review this Projector
Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Shipping
Released
October 2015
Warranty
3 Years

 
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Brightness
1,800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Dynamic Contrast
120,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.61" SXRD x 3
Color Processing
8-bit
Input Lag
21ms
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 576p, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080
3D Modes
Full HD 3D

Lamp Type
225W UHP bulb
Lamp Model
LMP-H210  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.6x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-25% & Vertical +/-71%
Throw Distance
6.2' - 29.7'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
39.52" - 300.67"
Throw Ratio
1.36:1 - 2.16:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 9'-11" and 15'-8" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
7.06" x 16.04" x 18.26"
Weight
19.8 lbs
Audible Noise
21 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
310 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
HDMI x 2
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
USB

Features
Full HD 3D
Frame Interpolation
Crestron RoomView™

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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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