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Sony 4K Home Theater Laser Projector

The world’s most advanced 4K projector designed specifically for home theater use. Enjoy 5,000 lumens of brightness, HDR compatibility, and the ability to simulate the new ITU-R BT2020 color gamut on top of the full DCI color space. For home installations with larger screens, this projector is the truly the ultimate home cinema display.


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Additional Features

Reality Creation upscales movies
to 4K

As well as projecting native 4K content, the VPL-VW5000ES upscales your Full HD Blu-ray™ or DVD movie collection to 4K with Reality Creation Sony’s Super Resolution processing technology that enhances lower-resolution content, and even upscales 3D movies to 4K resolution.

Compatible with ‘Mastered in 4K’ Blu-ray™

Enjoy a near-native 4K experience with discs ‘Mastered in 4K’. It’s as close as you can get to the 4K-pixel resolution and expanded color range of the original.

Picture position memories

Memorizes up to five zoom lens positions for future viewing. Stored settings can be matched to a movie’s aspect ratio, including 16:9 and Cinemascope.

Flexible home installation with wide zoom and shift lens

The powered zoom lens with wide zoom ratio and wide lens shift range gives greater installation flexibility in any room size, even with high ceilings.

Built-in auto calibration

Maintaining original factory color calibration is quick and easy thanks to built in camera.

Industry standard RF 3D compatible

The projector’s built-in RF transmitter synchronizes with any RF 3D glasses for wider coverage and greater stability, so there’s no need for an external transmitter.

3-year limited warranty

All Sony Elevated Standard (ES) projectors enjoy 3-year limited warranties.

3D Capability
  • 2D to 3D Conversion: Yes13
  • Dynamic Lamp Control: Yes
  • 3D Glasses Brightness Adjustment: Yes
  • Effect Adjustment(s): Yes
  • Format(s): Frame Packing/ Side by Side/ Over-Under/Simulated 3D/ESPN 3D format/ 720p / 60 SBS
  • Simulated 3D: Yes
  • Transmitter: Optional external transmitter (TMR-PJ2)
  • Glasses: Optional rechargeable glasses (TDG-PJ1)
  • Aspect Ratio: 17:9
  • Throw Ratio (standard lens): 1.27:1 to 2.73:1
  • Throw Ratio (short throw lens): 0.8:1 to 1.0:1
  • Display Resolution: 4096 x 2160 (Full 4K)
  • Screen Size: 40" to 300" measured diagonally (projected)
  • Display Technology: SXRD™ Technology
  • Lens: All range Crisp focus (ARC-F) Lens
  • Integration Partner: Yes (Control4® Certified, AMX Device Discovery, Crestron Integrated Partner, Savant Partner in Excellence, RTI & URC)
  • Acceptable Computer Signals: fH: 19 to 72 kHz, fV: 48 to 92 Hz, fV: 60 Hz
  • Information Menu: Horizontal and Vertical frequency display
  • Input A: D-sub 15 Pin, Analog RGB/Component
  • Lens Control: Motorized focus, shift and
  • Vertical Keystone: No
Inputs and Outputs
  • 12V Trigger Output(s): 2
  • 3D Sync: 1 (RJ45)
  • Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr) Input(s): 1
  • Composite Video Input(s): 1
  • HDMI® Connection(s): 2
  • IR Input(s): 1
  • PC Video Input(s): Yes
  • RS-232C Control: Yes
  • IP Control: Yes
  • Auto Input Search: Yes
  • BRAVIA® Sync: Yes
  • IR Receiver: Front & Rear, Front, Rear
  • Image Flip: HV, H, V, Off
  • Multiple Language Display: 15 languages (including English, French, Spanish, German, and Chinese)
  • Power Save Mode: Yes
  • Remote Control: Yes (RMPJ22)
  • Test Pattern: Yes
Installation Features
  • Focus: Yes- Motorized
  • Shift: Yes- Motorized
  • Shift Range: V: +/- 0.80V; H: +/- 0.31H
  • Ultra Low Fan Noise: 22dB
  • Zoom: Yes- Motorized 2.1X
Operating Conditions
  • Operating Humidity: 35 to 85% (no condensation)
  • Operating Temperature: 41°F to 95°F
  • Brightness: 2,000 Lumens
  • Contrast Ratio: 1,000,000:1 Dynamic Contrast
  • Picture Position: Yes, lens-less anamorphic. 5 user selectable settings.
  • Picture Modes: 9 Modes for 2D and 3D (Cinema 1/2/Digital, Reference, TV, Photo, Game, Bright Cinema, Bright TV)
  • Picture Settings: Independent 2D and 3D Picture Settings
  • Video Calibration Settings: 11 gamma adjustments, Black and White Level Adjustments, Real Color Processing v2 including Luminance Adjustment
  • 12-bit Video Processing: Yes
  • Signal: 80/60i, 576/50i, 480/60p, 576/50p,720/60p, 720/50p, 1080/60i, 1080/50i, (HDMI only): 1080/60p, 1080/50p, 1080/24p, 3840 x 2160/24p, 3840 x 2160/25p, 3840 x 2160/30p, 4096 x 2160/24p, 4096 x 2160/60p
  • Iris: Yes, Advanced Auto Iris 3
  • Deep Color: Yes
  • Film Mode: Yes
  • Lens Shift Function: Yes (Motorized)
  • Motionflow™ Technology: Yes with Dark Frame Insertion
  • Panel Driver: 120Hz
  • Video Processing: Yes with Block and Mosquito Noise Reduction
  • x.v.Color™ Technology: Yes
Approximate Dimensions
  • Height: 9"
  • Width: 21.66"
  • Depth: 33.53"
Approximate Weight
  • Unit: 97 lbs
  • Shipping: 110.23 lbs
  • Three Year Limited Parts and Labor