Projector Reviews

Sanyo PLV-Z2000 Home Theater Projector Review-2

Sanyo PLV-Z2000 Projector Highlights

  • Lowest cost 1080p projector shipping, or announced (11/07)
  • Below average brightness for 1080p projector
  • Very film-like, especially for an LCD based home projector
  • Good out of the box color
  • Not a good choice for screens larger than 110″ diagonal
  • Wide range zoom lens, plus lens shift for easy placement
  • Slightly sharper than average for 1080p projectors
  • Initial pricing $2495 less $300 rebate
  • Excellent price performance

Sanyo PLV-Z2000 Projector: Basic Specs

MAP $2495
Technology: 3LCD
Native Resolution: 1080p (1920×1080)
Brightness: 1200 lumens
Contrast: 15,000:1
Zoom Lens ratio: 2:1
Lens shift: Vertical and horizontal (manual)
Lamp life: Sanyo doesn’t provide info. We assume about 2000 hours
Weight: 16.0 lbs. (7.1kg)
Warranty: 3 Years Parts and Labor

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