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The Sony VPL-VW70 Projector is a 1080P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 800 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1080 . The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in November 2008 and has been by Sony.

 

Sony VPL-VW70 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$5,999
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Status
Discontinued
Released
November 2008
Warranty
2 Years

 
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Brightness
800 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
60,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
SXRD x 3
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/50, 575i, 575p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080

Lamp Type
200W UHP bulb

Included Lens
1.51x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Throw Distance
6.0' - 30.5'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
40.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.41:1 - 2.13:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 10'-2" and 15'-4" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
No

Projector Size
7.10" x 18.50" x 19.00"
Weight
26.0 lbs
Internal Speakers
No
Power
320 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger x 2
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
HDMI x 2
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

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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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