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VPL-CWZ10

Enjoy brilliant images anywhere with these compact, easy-to-use, affordable 3LCD laser projectors that integrate seamlessly with today’s networked AV environments. 

Regional availability may vary. European launch summer 2020.

Logo banner showing features of the projector including 3LCD, BrightEra Long Lasting Optics and Z-Phosphor Laser Light Source

Always exceptional images

The energy-efficient Z-Phosphor laser light source is teamed with Sony’s acclaimed BrightEra 3LCD engine for crisply detailed images with high 5,000 lumen brightness and rich, stable colors. Equipped with the latest scaler chip, Full HD image quality is achieved ensuring all your content looks its best, whether it’s PC presentations, video or signage. 

Male lecturer turned to the side looking at and pointing to a projection screen while a small audience watches. The screen is showing a dashboard of charts

Quick start, long-lasting laser

Switch on and start presenting without waiting for lamp warm-up. The advanced laser light source offers up to 20,000 hours* operation without lamp exchange, reducing maintenance needs and lifetime running costs compared with traditional projectors.

*Actual hours may vary depending on usage

Close-up of the VPL-CWZ10 lens
A male and female stood at the front of a lecture room looking out onto an audience with a projection screen behind them. The male is speaking into a handheld microphone

Faster, fuss-free set-up

Save time with Intelligent Setting presets that instantly fine-tune brightness, cooling, color and other projector settings for great pictures in any environment.

Beautifully light and compact

Light, compact and easy to carry, the VPL-CWZ10 is the smallest* projector in its class. The stylish design looks great in any space, with a flat top surface that blends in discreetly when the projector is ceiling-mounted.

*As of February 2020 (according to Sony research), in 5,000 lm 3LCD laser projectors

A group of 7 people are sat around a table in a contemporary office setting looking at a screen, which is projecting a video conference of a male
A small group of 5 people are sat around a table in an office looking at a screen, which is projecting a video conference of a woman

Seamless AV integration

Integration’s easy in today’s AV environments. The VPL-CWZ10 partners brilliantly with leading networked control, monitoring and management systems such as Crestron Connected™.

Specifications

Display system
Display system
3 LCD system
Display device
Size of effective display area
16.3 mm (0.64") x 3 BrightEra LCD Panel, Aspect ratio: 16:10
Number of pixels
3,072,000 (1280 x 800 x 3) pixels
Projection lens
Focus
Manual
Zoom - Powered/Manual
Manual
Zoom - Ratio
Approx. x 1.6
Throw ratio
1.29:1 to 2.07:1
Lens shift
N/A (Lens Offset Vertical +37%)
Light source
Type
Laser diode
Filter cleaning / replacement cycle (Max.)
Filter cleaning / replacement cycle (Max.)
 Standard mode: 1,000 H (cleaning)
Screen size
Screen size
40" to 300" (1.02 m to 7.62 m)
Light output*1
Mode: Standard
5,000 lm*2
Mode: Standard (Center)
5,200 lm*3
Color light output *1
Mode: Standard
5,000 lm
Contrast ratio (full white / full black) *1
Contrast ratio (full white / full black)
∞ : 1
Speaker
Speaker
16 W (monaural)
Displayable scanning frequency
Horizontal 
15 kHz to 92 kHz
Vertical
48 Hz to 92 Hz
Accepted signal resolution
Computer signal input
Maximum signal resolution: 1920 x 1200*4
Video signal input
NTSC, PAL, SECAM, 480/60p, 576/50i, 720/60p, 720/50p, 1080/60i, 1080/50i
The following items are available for HDMI input only; 1080/60p, 1080/50p, 1080/24p
Color System
Color System
NTSC3.58, PAL, SECAM, NTSC4.43, PAL-M, PAL-N, PAL60
Keystone correction (Max.)
Horizontal
+/- 30 degrees
Vertical
+/- 30 degrees
INPUT OUTPUT (Computer/Video/Audio/Control)
INPUT A
RGB / Y PB PR input connector:Mini D-sub 15 pin (female)
Audio input connector: Stereo mini jack
INPUT B
HDMI input connector: HDMI 19-pin, HDCP support
Audio input connector: HDMI audio support
INPUT C
HDMI input connector: HDMI 19-pin, HDCP support
Audio input connector: HDMI audio support
VIDEO IN
Video input connector: Phono Jack
Audio input connector: Shared with INPUT A
OUTPUT
Audio output connector: Stereo mini jack
REMOTE
D-sub 9-pin (male) / RS232C
LAN
RJ45, 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
USB
TYPE-A (Only for FW upgrade)
Acoustic Noise*1
Lamp Mode: Standard / Middle / Low
36 dB / 32 dB / 28 dB
Operating temperature / Operating humidity
Operating temperature / Operating humidity
0°to 40°C (32°F to 104°F) / 20 % to 80 % (no condensation)
Storage temperature / Storage humidity
Storage temperature / Storage humidity
-10° to +60°C (14°F to 140°F) / 20 % to 80 % (no condensation)
Power requirements
Power requirements
AC 100 V to 240 V, 3.4 A to 1.5 A, 50 Hz / 60 Hz
Power Consumption
AC 100 V to 120 V
Mode: Standard: 342 W
AC 220 V to 240 V
Mode: Standard: 326 W
Power Consumption (Standby Mode)
AC 100 V to 120 V
0.5 W (when "Standby mode" is set to "Low")
AC 220 V to 240 V
0.5 W (when "Standby mode" is set to "Low")
Power Consumption (Networked Standby Mode)
AC 100 V to 120 V
2 W ("Remote Start" is set to "On," when "Standby Mode" is set to "Low")
15 W (ALL Terminals and Networks Connected, when "Standby Mode" is set to "Standard")
AC 220 V to 240 V
2 W ("Remote Start" is set to "On," when "Standby Mode" is set to "Low")
15 W (ALL Terminals and Networks Connected, when "Standby Mode" is set to "Standard")
Standby Mode / Networked Standby Mode Activated
Standby Mode / Networked Standby Mode Activated
Approx. 10 Minutes
Heat dissipation
AC 100 V to 120 V
1,167 BTU/h
AC 220 V to 240 V
1112 BTU/h
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Dimensions (W x H x D) (without protrusions)
Approx. 371 x 100 x 319.3 mm (14 19/32 x 3 15/16 x 12 9/16 inches)
Mass
Mass
Approx. 5.7 kg (13 lb)
Supplied accessories
Remote commander
RM-PJ8
Notes
*1
The figures are approximate. They vary depending on the environment or how the projector is used.
*2
The value is in accordance with ISO 21118, and may differ depending on the actual unit. Brightness and contrast vary depending on use conditions and environments.
*3
The value is light output measured at center area of screen in Standard mode, and average of all products shipped.
*4
Available for VESA Reduced Blanking signal.

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