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Sony VPL-PX21 Projector

XGA Conference Room Projector
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The Sony VPL-PX21 Projector is a XGA Conference Room Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 1,800 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. This projector was first available for purchase in August 2000 and has been by Sony.


Sony VPL-PX21 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$6,900
User Reviews
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Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2000
 
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White Brightness
1,800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Display Type
1.30" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,000 hours

Included Lens
1.25x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
Contact Sony for lens information.
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
9.1' - 38.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.94:1 - 2.37:1
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
5.60" x 13.40" x 13.30"
Weight
15.9 lbs
Audible Noise
34 dB
Internal Speakers
5.0 Watts Mono
Power
290 Watts 100V - 240V

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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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