VW550ES 4K HDR Projector from Sony

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VW550ES
VW520ES white

£9,899

SKU: VW550ES/B

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Not a fudged e-shift device, the Sony VW550ES has three full native 4K SXRD panels, one for each primary colour.

VPL- VW550ES is the world first home projector compatible with Hybrid Log Gamma HDR (HyLG)

All projectors so far are compatible with HDR10 standard only (Blu-ray & network services standard such as Netflix, Amazon,…)

HyLG is TV broadcasting standard (Terrestrial / Cable / Satellite) and User Generated Contents. VPL- VW550ES will be compatible with both (for TV channels).

Picture quality has been considerably improved following VPL-VW520ES

  • New great HDR contrast function to increase brightness level while keeping HDR benefits
  •  New Reality Creation generation, to continue to improve sharpness while reducing noise.

Many other improvements have been made over the VPL-VW520ES

  •   Dynamic contrast improved to 350,000:1
  •   HDR new auto-switching function
  •   4K60P 10 bit input compatibility
  •   Panel alignment improvement (adjustment range increased)
  •   New return lens center feature
  •   HDCP 2.2 compatibility on both HDMI
  •   HDR information in the OSD, requested many times

Please note: 3d glasses are not included, they can be ordered separately here.

Product Description

Sony VPL- VW550ES Native 4K UHD projector

Seeing is believing: breathtaking 4K clarity without compromise – the new VPL- VW550ES !

Bring the immersive excitement of true 4K cinematic images into every living space. Available also in a contemporary premium white finish, the VW550ES Home Cinema projector makes a stylish addition to any interior.

the VPL- VW550ES has advanced SXRD panel technology that delivers incredible 4K images with four times the resolution of Full HD. You’ll experience rich colours, impressive 1800 lumens brightness and huge 350,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio – for vibrant, detail-packed pictures with native 4K resolution that always look clear and sharp, even in daylit living rooms.

You’re future-proofed with compatibility for the latest 4K standards, as well as compatibility with HDR (High Dynamic Range) – so you’ll get the very best out of today’s content, and tomorrow’s. Colour can be easily calibrated to the original factory condition without fuss. The compact VW550ES fits neatly into any home theatre or living room, with quiet fan noise that won’t disturb the show, wide zoom/lens shift range and a front-facing exhaust port for extra installation flexibility. The projector’s long-lasting lamp is rated for an extra-generous 6,000 hours operation (in Low Mode), for fewer interruptions and reduced maintenance costs.

Bright 1800 lumens, 6000 hours lamp life, Native 4K and 3D, 200,000:1 contrast ratio, 3 Years Prime Support, Electric Lens shift and zoom, SXRD Panels with Motionflow, 3d Glasses optional.

4K – more than 4x the resolution of Full HD 

4K is the very best the big screen can deliver. The VW550ES gives you that very same, fully immersive cinema experience, at home.

Incredible 4096 x 2160 resolution pictures and an exceptionally high dynamic contrast ratio of 350,000:1 produce details so stunning, you may never leave the house to see a movie again.

2D and 3D upscaled to 4K 
While more and more native 4K material is becoming available,  Reality Creation technology within the VW550ES means you can enjoy your current 2D and 3D discs, upscaled for an incredible 4K experience. You’ll get the very best from your favourite movies and notice even more detail than before – even in 3D with the VW550ES.

PrimeSupport
The WV550ES includes our 3-year PrimeSupport package at no extra cost, as well as 1-year (or 1,000 hours) lamp cover.

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VW550ES Technical Specifications

Please be aware that the features/specifications can differ from country to country

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Display System

Display System 4K SXRD panel, projection system

Display device

Size of effective display area 0.74” x 3
Number of pixels 26,542,080 (4096 x 2160 x 3) pixels

Projection lens

Focus Powered
Zoom Powered (Approx. x2.1)
Lens shift Powered
Vertical: +85% -80% Horizontal: +/-31%

Light source

Light source High-pressure mercury lamp, 280 W type

Recommended lamp replacement time *1

Recommended lamp replacement time 6000 H (Lamp mode: Low)

Filter replacement cycle (Max.)

Filter replacement cycle (Max.) Same time as the lamp replacement is recommended

Screen size

Screen size 60” to 300” (1,524 mm to 7,620 mm)

Light output

Light output 1800 lm (Lamp mode: High) *2

Colour light output

Colour light output 1800 lm (Lamp mode: High) *2

Dynamic contrast

Dynamic contrast 350,000:1

Displayable scanning frequency

Horizontal 19 kHz to 72 kHz
Vertical 48 Hz to 92 Hz

Display resolution

Computer signal input Maximum display resolution: 1920 x 1080 dots (HDMI Input only)
Video signal input 480/60p, 576/50p, 720/60p, 720/50p, 1080/60i, 1080/50i, 1080/60p, 1080/50p, 1080/24p, 3840 x 2160/24p, 3840 x 2160/25p, 3840 x 2160/30p, 3840 x 2160/50p*3, 3840 x 2160/60p*3, 4096 x 2160/24p, 4096 x 2160/25p, 4096 x 2160/30p, 4096 x 2160/50p*3, 4096 x 2160/60p*3

OSD language

OSD language 17-languages (English, Dutch, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Norwegian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Polish)

INPUT OUTPUT (Computer / Video / Control)

HDMI1 / HDMI2 *4 Digital (RGB/Y Pb/Cb Pr/Cr)
Trigger Minijack, DC 12 V Max. 100 mA
Remote RS-232C, D-sub 9-pin (female)
LAN RJ45, 10Base-T/100BASE-TX
IR IN Mini Jack

Acoustic noise

Acoustic noise 26 dB

Operating temperature / Operating humidity

Operating temperature / Operating humidity 5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F) / 35% to 85% (no condensation)

Storage temperature / Storage humidity

Storage temperature / Storage humidity -20°C to +60°C (-4°F to +140°F) / 10% to 90% (no condensation)

Power requirements

Power requirements AC 100 V to 240 V, 4.1 A to 1.7 A, 50/60Hz

Power consumption

AC 100 V to 120 V 410 W
AC 220 V to 240 V 410 W

Power consumption (Standby Mode)

AC 100 V to 120 V 0.3 W (when “Remote Start” is set to “Off”)
AC 220 V to 240 V 0.3 W (when “Remote Start” is set to “Off”)

Power consumption (Networked Standby Mode)

AC 100 V to 120 V 1.0 W (LAN) (when “Remote Start” is set to “On”)
AC 220 V to 240 V 1.0 W (LAN) (when “Remote Start” is set to “On”)

Standby Mode / Networked Standby Mode Activated

Standby Mode / Networked Standby Mode Activated After about 10 Minutes

Dimensions (W x H x D) (without protrusions)

Dimensions (W x H x D) (without protrusions) 495.6 x 195.3 x 463.6 mm
19 1/2 x 7 11/16 x 18 1/4 inches

Mass

Mass Approx. 14 kg / 31 lb

Supplied accessories

Supplied accessories RM-PJ24 Remote Commander (1)
Size AA (R6) Manganese Batteries (2)
Lens Cap (1)
AC Power Cord (1)
Operating Instructions (CD-ROM) (1)
Quick Reference Manual (1)

Replacement lamp

Replacement lamp LMP-H280

Notes

*1 The figures are expected maintenance time and not guaranteed. They will depend on the environment or how the projector is used.
*2 The values are estimate.
*3 YCbCr 4:2:0
*4 Both HDMI inputs are compatible with HDCP 2.2.

Sony VW550ES

Additional Information

Brand
Sony
Colour
Black, White

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