Sharp PG-C355W Multimedia Projector

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Sharp PG-C355W Multimedia Projector

The Sharp PG-C355W offers exceptionally high performance, flexibility and image quality. With 1280 x 800 native resolution, the PG-C355W is able to provide full display of XGA, 720p HDTV, as well as 1280 x 800 WXGA from the newest generation PCs. Utilizing three Polysilicon LCDs, and with 3300 ANSI Lumens, the PG-C355W projects brilliant, uniform and high quality images. Projection flexibility with this 3LCD model is foremost. In addition to the included standard zoom lens, four optional lenses are available, making this model adaptable for special applications. Plus, with the Sharp rapid release lens mechanism, lens changes are quick and virtually effortless.


WXGA 1280 x 800 Native Resolution (16:10 aspect ratio) displays standard XGA data and video, 1280 x 720 HDTV (16:9 aspect ratio) as well as "pixel perfect" 1280 x 800 WXGA (16:10 aspect ratio) from the newest generation of PCs.
High Brightness (3300 ANSI Lumens) ensures bright and virtually crystal clear presentations in larger conference facilities, classrooms and lecture halls.
Four Optional Lenses (in addition to the "standard" included lens) with quick-release lens mechanism enables the projector to be used in most special applications.
Built-in RJ-45 LAN Terminal allows for remote control, monitoring and projector management.
Variable Audio Output allows for direct connection with external sound systems including powered loudspeakers and larger "house" audio systems.
Four discrete stereo audio inputs allow for use with two RGB and two video sources.
Convenient "side access" to lamp and filters ensures easy maintenance – even when ceiling mounted.
Built-in Theft Deterrent Features include key code (password) startup, Notevision® "Lockdown" through-the-optical-block ceiling mount stud, optional ceiling mount cable lock system, Network Surveillance System (to monitor connection status via LAN) and Kensington® lock compatibility.


Brightness: 3300 ANSI Lumens
Display Resolution (Native): WXGA (1280 x 800)
Resolution Capability (Maximum): UXGA analog RGB (1600 x 1200) with ImageACE™ Resizing
Compatibility: Computer Compatibility: PC, Mac® Video Compatibility (DTV/HDTV): 480i, 480p, 540p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p with 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios
Frequency Range: 15-110 kHz Horizontal / 43-85 Hz Vertical
Weight / Dimensions (w x h x d): 10.8 lbs / 12.8" x 4.0" x 11.0"
Unique Feature(s): WXGA (1280 x 800) native resolution; 3-LCD Technology; Two 15-pin RGB inputs; Four discrete stereo audio inputs, plus variable audio line-out; ultra-quiet operation (as low as 31 dB in low power "eco and quiet" mode); RJ-45 LAN terminal; extensive security and theft deterrent features; unique front tilt leveler; direct power on and off.
Panel Type: 3 - 0.74" Polysilicon TFT LCD
Dot Clock: 170 MHz
PC Compatibility: UXGA analog RGB (1600 x 1200) with ImageACE Resizing
Mac® Compatibility: 21" up to 1152 x 870 with ImageACE Resizing
Video System: NTSC/PAL/SECAM - Interlaced or Progressive Scan
DTV/HD Compatibility: 480i/480p/540p/576i/576p/720p/1080i/1080p
Video Circuitry: Interlaced/Progressive Scan
Resizing: ImageACE Resizing for compatibility up through UXGA analog RGB (1600 x 1200)
Center to Corner Ratio: 90%
Contrast Ratio: 550:1
Lens Type: Recessed 1.2:1 Manual Zoom/Focus (F=1.7-1.9, f = 28-33.6mm, zoom ratio: 1.2x, throw ratio: 1.8-2.1). In addition to standard lens (included), there are four optional special application lenses available (see information under "Optional Accessories").
LAN Terminal: RJ-45 (built-in)
PC Control: RS-232C - 9 Pin mini DIN (9 Pin D-Sub adapter included)
Remote Control: IR Wireless Mouse (with 3.5mm mini-connector for wired remote capability)
IR Carrier Frequency: 38 kHz
Wired Remote: Yes (3.5mm mini-connector)
Audio System: 2 Watt Monaural
Lamp: 275 Watt AC type, end-user replaceable. Part # AN-C430LP or AN-C430LP/1. Est lamp life: 2000 hours (standard mode), 3000 hours ("eco and quiet" mode)
Fan Noise: 36 dB / 31 dB Low Power "eco and quiet" mode
Power Source: 100-240V AC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption: 360 Watt (3.4 W Standby Mode) with 100V AC
Limited Warranty: 2 Year Parts & Labor / 2 Years Sharp "ER" 24-hour turnaround Express Repair / 90 day warranty on user-replaceable lamp
Computer Inputs: Analog RGB / Component x 2 (15-pin D-sub x 2). [Separate, discrete audio input for each RGB/component input (3.5mm stereo minijack)]. DVI – Digital RGB/HDCP (audio input shared with RGB input #2)
Video Inputs: Composite Video (RCA pin-type), S-Video (4-pin mini DIN) [Separate, discrete audio input for each video input (RCA x 2)]
Outputs: Analog RGB / Component Video Output (15-pin mini D-sub); Variable Audio Line Output (3.5mm stereo minijack)
Additional Connectors: RJ-45 LAN Terminal; RS-232C Serial Port [PC Control] (9-pin mini DIN); USB port; Wired Remote Control Port (3.5mm minijack); USB Port
Included Accessories: Wireless Remote Control; 10' RGB Signal Cable; 6' Grounded AC Cord; Lens Cap; Lens Cap Strap; CD-ROM Manual; Two "AA" Batteries; DIN to D-Sub RS-232C Adapter; Soft-Sided Storage Bag
Optional Accessories: AN-C600WCC Hard Sided Carrying Case with Wheels; AN-C600SC "ATA" Style Shipping Case with Wheels; AN-XGCM55 Ceiling Mounting Bracket; AN-CMCSS16 16" Security Cable System for Ceiling Mount; AN-CMCSS46 46" Security Cable System for Ceiling Mount; AN-C3CP2 10' Component (3-RCA) to 15-pin HD Cable; AN-C3BN 9' 10" 5-BNC to 15-pin D-Sub Cable; AN-LS1 Ethernet to RS-232C Network Converter; AN-C12MZ optional "short-throw" lens (F=2.2-2.7, f=24.5-30.7mm, zoom ratio: 1.3x, throw ratio: 1.5-1.9); ANC18MZ optional "telephoto" zoom lens (F=1.7-2.2, f=36.5-46.3mm, zoom ratio: 1.3x, throw ratio: 2.2-2.8); AN-C27MZ "telephoto" zoom lens (F=2.0-2.8, f=53.8-82.9mm, zoom ratio: 1.5x, throw ratio: 3.3-5.1); AN-C41MZ "telephoto" zoom lens (F=2.1-2.8, f=83.5-117.2mm, zoom ratio: 1.4x, throw ratio: 5.2-7.2)
Min/Max Screen Size: 40" - 500" (diagonal, 16:10)
Min/Max Projection Distance: 4'11" (for 40" diagonal, 16:10) up to 73'11" (for 500" diagonal, 16:10)