Sony announced the VPL-VW90ES, which is the company’s first 3D front projector and the first projector to be been branded with Sony’s “Elevated Standard” (ES) moniker, signifying an emphasis on high build quality and outstanding video experience.
The Sony VPL-VW90ES is based on Silicon X-tal Reflective Display (SXRD) technology. It features 1920×1080 Full HD resolution, a single Ultra High Performance (UHP) lamp that delivers 1,000 ANSI brightness, and the Advanced Iris 3 technology that helps to produce a dynamic contrast ratio of 150,000:1. The SXRD projector includes 24p True Cinema technology for film-like performance and 240Hz high frame rate technology for smooth 3D images.
The VPL-VW90ES comes with two pair of Sony active shutter 3D glasses that are also compatible with Sony’s 3D capable BRAVIA HDTVS. It is also Control4 Certified and includes an AMX Device Discovery Beacon. Sony VPL-VW90ES will be available in November for about $10,000.