Chatsworth, Calif. –
Wednesday a 120Hz 3LCD front projector capable of displaying up to 1080/24p FullHD
Model PLV-Z4000 is positioned for home theaters and other HD
video applications. It includes a Sanyo-exclusive TopazReal HD system that is
said to include a 3D color-management system for images with high color
The system combines several advanced picture enhancing
technologies to create a high optical performance and sharp images, the company
The system uses 14-bit digital signal processing and a real-focus
HD lens system with variable iris and lamp reactivity using a newly developed
high efficiency lens.
Inputs include dual HDMI 1.3b connectors with support for Deep
Color and x.v.Color. Brightness is rated at 1,200 ANSI lumens and contrast is
Other qualities are said to be “superb black levels even in
ambient light conditions,” and the ability to find easy mounting and optical
features for a variety of room placements.
The PLV-Z4000 ($2,495 suggested retail) will ship in May.