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Sony VPL-CW256 WXGA Basic Installation Projector

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Original price $2,515.85
Original price $2,515.85 - Original price $2,515.85
Original price $2,515.85
Current price $1,489.65
$1,489.65 - $1,489.65
Current price $1,489.65
  • Bright, clear images with maximum 4,500 lumens colour light output

    The projectors high light output ensures that presentations are seen clearly in any classroom or meeting room. Choose from three brightness modesto suit any environment High for naturally white presentations in bright rooms, Standard for everyday use, and Low for watching video in darkenedrooms.

  • 1.32:1 to 1.91:1 throw ratio

    The VPL-CW256 offers a 1.32:1 to 1.91:1 throw ratio, allowing installation in most larger classrooms or meeting rooms.

  • High resolution lens

    The high resolution Advanced Crisp Focus (ACF) lens offers a large diameter and fine pitch to ensure clear, sharp pictures.

  • Fine lens shift

    The projector's wide lens shift range means that the projector can be positioned closer to the ceiling, or horizontally offset to avoid ceilingobstacles.

  • 3LCD BrightEra Technology

    The projectors efficient 3LCD panel system is enhanced by advanced BrightEra technology by Sony. Youll see the difference with impressivelybright, consistent, high resolution images and increased panel reliability.

  • WXGA resolution for detail-packed presentations

    WXGA (1280 x 800) 16:10 resolution offers lots of crisp, fine detail: perfect for making presentations direct from a laptop or PC.

  • Quieter operation

    Acoustic fan noise is reduced compared with previous models for even quieter operation.

  • Save energy at the touch of a button

    Just push the ECO MODE button on the projector or remote commander to instantly access a range of energy-saving settings.

  • Auto Dimming

    Projector brightness is gradually reduced automatically if theres no input signal, or after a pre-set time cutting power consumption and savingenergy bills. Brightness instantly returns to maximum when an input signal is detected.

  • Power Saving Picture Mute

    Touch a button on the projector remote and the pictures muted instantly. Another touch and the projectors instantly powered back up to resumeyour presentation.

  • Vertical and Horizontal Keystone Adjustment

    Keystone distortion of vertically up to +/- 30 degrees and horizontally up to +/- 20 degrees can be digitally corrected via the on-screen menuand/or remote commander. This allows images to be projected with their correct geometry, even when installation space is limited.

  • Advanced Geometric Correction

    Each image corner and side can be grabbed and adjusted for a true, square fit - invaluable when projecting from an offset position.

  • Smart APA (Auto Pixel Alignment)

    Phase, Pitch and Shift values are automatically optimised when using the projector with a PC source. These values can also be adjusted manually.

  • Auto Input Search

    The projector automatically switches to the correct input, simplifying set-up and saving time.

  • Audio switcher facility

    The projector can select between two audio sources, routing them via a variable audio output to the room amplification system.

  • Picture Freeze Function

    Picture Freeze is useful if you need to look at other material on your PCs screen during presentations without the audience seeing it. Freeze thecurrent image that's being projected, and use your PC independently from the projector display.

  • Get closer with Digital Zoom

    Instantly magnify a selected portion of the screen by up to 4x for a really close-up view of images from a connected PC.

  • Off and Go

    Touch a button at the end of your presentation and projector is turned off immediately, without going through a lengthy power-down cycle.

  • Direct Power On/Off

    Theres no need to go through Standby mode when powering up the projector: the projector activates as soon as power is supplied.

  • Security thats built in

    Your investments protected with security measures including password protection and physical anti-theft anchor points.


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Item Includes

""RM-PJ8 Remote Commander

(1) CR2025 battery
(1) AC Power Cord
(1) HD15pin Cable
(1) Lens Cap Quick Reference Manual
(1) Operating Instructions (CD-ROM)


Projection System3 LCD
Color Light Output4500 Lumens (High Lamp Mode) 3400 Lumens (Standard)
Light Output4500 Lumens (High Lamp Mode) 3400 Lumens (Standard)
Contrast Ratio3700:1
Lamp Life3000 H / 4000 H / 5000 H (Lamp mode: High / Standard / Low)
Throw Ratio1.32 - 1.91:1
Screen Coverage40" to 300"

Input/Output SpecificationsDetail:
Composite Video InRCA with RCA stereo audio
Analog RGB/Component In15 pin DSub Analog RGB
Digital InHDMI with HDCP (x2)
Monitor Out15 pin Dsub with mini stereo audio out (variable)
Remote ControlRS232C

Electrical SpecificationsDetail:
Native Resolution1280 by 800 pixels
Color SystemNTSC3.58, PAL, SECAM, NTSC4.43, PAL-M, PAL-N, PAL60
Acceptable Computer SignalsMaximum display resolution : 1600x1200 dots
Acceptable Video SignalsNTSC, PAL, SECAM, 480/60i, 576/50i, 480/60p, 576/50p, 720/60p, 720/50p, 1080/60i, 1080/50i

General SpecificationsDetail:
Dimensions (W x H x D)W 15 31/32 x H 4 13/16 x D 13"
Weight12lb 6 oz
Power RequirementsAC 100V to 240V, 3.9A to 1.7 A, 50 Hz/60 Hz
Power Consumption390W (AC 100 V-120 V)
Speaker10W monaural (x1)