Sony Electronics Upgrades Projector Offerings With Two Mid-Range 3LCD Laser Models


The VPL-FHZ85 and VPL-FHZ80 deliver optimum brightness and picture quality in a compact and lightweight package, ideal for large classrooms, meeting rooms, auditoriums, exhibitions and sports simulators

Posted: October 18, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. EDT|Update: 8 minutes ago

PARAMUS, New Jersey, October 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Sony Electronics’ latest two WUXGA 3LCD laser projectors, the VPL-FHZ85 and VPL-FHZ80, combine brightness, efficiency, installation flexibility and advanced operational capabilities. The size and weight of the VPL-FHZ85 make it the smallest and lightest in the mid-range projector class1. The new performance models are a reliable option for a wide range of business, education, faith and esports applications.

Sony Electronics VPL-FHZ85 and VPL-FHZ80 Laser Projectors

Sony Electronics Upgrades Projector Offerings With Two Mid-Range 3LCD Laser Models

The VPL-FHZ85 and VPL-FHZ80 incorporate a number of features that contribute to the excellent picture quality. The projectors offer high brightness – the VPL-FHZ85 at 7,300 lumens (8,000 lumens in center) and the VPL-FHZ80 at 6,000 lumens (6,500 lumens in center) – which deliver rich images and respond to harsh conditions. lighting and demanding environments.

“As we continue to bring more robust and purpose-built projection solutions to market, we have solved our customers’ difficulty in finding options that provide both brightness and exceptional image quality,” said Therese Alesso, President of Pro Division, Sony Electronics. “With the 8,000 lumen center of the VPL-FHZ85, that’s exactly what we did, while building on the legacy of Sony, which develops feature-rich laser projectors that are easy to install, use and operate. to maintain, while presenting an optimal and authentic image. “

By incorporating Sony’s Reality Creation real-time signal processing, mapping and analysis technology, the projectors produce crisp, clear images for efficient presentation and display. Additionally, both new models support 4K60P input for compatibility with 4K video source. This is further amplified by Reality Creation’s ability to improve the overall sharpness, resolution and quality of imagery, be it images, graphics or text. Projectors’ new Reality Text feature improves textual presentation media by providing clearer letters and lines with better readability.

The projectors also have advanced intelligent settings, which offer optimization based on the usage environment. The addition of custom Bright View functionality allows colors to accurately maintain their contrast and vividness, even in brightly lit rooms. The new Ambience feature automatically measures room brightness using an ambient light sensor and further calibrates Bright View, Color Gain, and Reality Creation settings accordingly. In addition, the new models offer an automated filter cleaning system and an efficient cooling system to ensure long-term, reliable and low-maintenance operation.

The ergonomic and compact projectors offer a sophisticated and integrated design that can accommodate a range of lenses and allow the widest vertical lens shift in its class at 70%. Versatile models accommodate a variety of installation and use environments, as well as mounting configurations. Their installation flexibility is further achieved through thoughtful additions like a USB power supply to enable wireless presentations, automatic power-on capabilities, automatic input selection and a data cloning feature that allows a user copy the settings from a projector to a USB stick for easy replication to other projectors.

The new projectors are expected to be available in January 2022. For more information on these new models or on Sony’s 3LCD laser projector line-up, please visit

About Sony Electronics Inc.
Sony Electronics is a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America and a subsidiary of Sony Group Corporation, one of the world’s most comprehensive entertainment companies, with a portfolio that spans electronics, music, movies, mobiles, games, robotics and financial services. Based at San diego, california, Sony Electronics is a leader in electronics for the consumer and professional markets. Operations include research and development, engineering, sales, marketing, distribution and customer service. Sony Electronics creates products that innovate and inspire generations, such as award-winning Alpha interchangeable lens cameras and groundbreaking high-resolution audio products. Sony is also a leading manufacturer of end-to-end solutions for 4K professional broadcast and A / V equipment to industry leaders 4K and 8K Ultra HD TVs. Visit for more information.

1 From October 18, 2021 in the class of 3LCD interchangeable lens laser projectors with more than 7,000 lumens

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