Sony has indicated that it will soon be releasing its new VPL-HW30ES 3D SXRD projector in U.S. Remember that Sony had already released its first SXRD projector, the Sony VPL-VW90ES 3D SXRD, way back in Sept 2010. The projector is meant to be utilized by institutions and organizations for a variety of tasks. The new Sony projector has liquid crustal on silicon and runs on 240Hz producing HD video and 3D effects by adding an optional 3D transmitter (TMR-PJ1). More details about the Sony VPL-HW30ES 3D SXRD projector can be found below.
According to the sources, the new Sony VPL-HW30ES 3D SXRD projector can display both 2D and 3D content depending about its source. The projector has a contrast ratio of 70,000:1 and produces 1,300 lumens of light. It has support for HDMI 1.4a. The 3D transmitter (TMR-PJ1) makes this projector a FULL 3D projector and viewers can view 3D images with the help of Sony’s active shutter TDG-PJ1 3D glasses. The 3D glasses have internal rechargeable battery which lasts 30 hours of use on a single 30-min charge.
Sony will make the VPL-HW30ES 3D SXRD projector, 3D glasses and 3D transmitter available in both as a bundle or as standalone units. The Projector will be sold at a price of $3,700 and will be released in Jul 2011. The 3D glasses and the 3D transmitter will be available for $130 and $80 respectively.