Let your eyes take your breath away

The unmatched clarity of 4K resolution is now ready for home theater with Sony’s SXRD™ 4K movie theater projector technology. Delivering greater than four times 1080p resolution, a bright, 2000-lumen image, anamorphic 3D, and 1080p to 4K upscaling, the VPL-VW1100ES offers a truly spectacular home theater experience.


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Movie theater experience

Using panel technology based on, and resolution found in high-end, professional 4K movie theaters, the VPL-VW1100ES gives you an astonishingly immersive home theater experience featuring simultaneous upscaled 4K, 3D and anamorphic viewing.

Amazing picture quality

Featuring a wide color space, full 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution that’s more than 4 times 1080p, a 1,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 2,000 ANSI lumen brightness, the VPL-VW1100ES pulls you into your favorite movies like no home theater projector you’ve ever experienced.

Recommended for up to a 200” screen

The high resolution and brightness of the VPL-VW1100ES allows for an astonishingly crisp and bright picture on a 200” screen in 2D and up to 150” in 3D.

Maximize you entertainment

Playback of up to 4K 60p (4:2:0) content from secured media players like the Sony FMP-X1 using the VPL-VW1100ES.

New 4K SXRD panel technology

The high contrast and high reflectivity panels increase the amount of reflected light, when used in conjunction with Auto Iris 3 technology, provides a dynamic contrast ratio of 1,000,000:1.

Integratable into virtually any home automation system

Seamlessly integrate the VPL-VW1100ES into leading home automation systems through the bi-directional, industry-standard RS232 or IP connections.

Upscale your favorite movies and shows

Sony proprietary processing, X-Reality Pro, Reality Creation, and Mastered in 4Kcapability takes high definition content and makes it look even better.

Anamorphic 2:35 - with or without an external lens

Using the Picture Position function, watch 2.35:1 content without the need for an external anamorphic lens when using a CinemaScope screen.

Immersive, vibrant picture for any environment

By simply choosing the appropriate preset, brightness and color gamut can be adjusted for the ideal picture quality in any environment —
whether gaming or watching sports in a lit room, or enjoying movies in a dark theater.

Simple installation

Installing the VPL-VW1100ES is easy with its motorized 2.1x zoom, +/-0.80 V; =/-0.31H motorized shift and flexible throw distance—1.27-2.73 throw distance for 1.78:1 and 1.68-2.73 for 2.35:1 anamorphic zoom using the picture position feature.

Whisper-quiet fan

Advanced air discharge system and whisper-quiet fan makes you forget there’s a projector in the room.

Powerful picture calibration features

Quickly calibrate the picture to the type of content you’re enjoying with nine unique modes including a variety of cinema, gaming, photo, and standard pre-sets.

Watch 2D high definition content in 3D

Sony’s unique 2D to 3D upconversion algorithm allows 2D high definition content connected via HDMI® to be viewed in immersive Sony 3D.12, 13

Integrated IR 3D Sync Transmitter

The built in Integrated IR 3D Sync Transmitter covers home theaters with up to 120” screens, eliminating the need to wire an external transmitter.

153 zone panel alignment

The 153 zone, 1/10th pixel step, panel alignment ensures a sharp image.

Automatic motorized lens protector

To help prevent dust build-up on the lens, the lens cover opens automatically when the projector powers on, then closes when the projector is turned off.

Three-year Limited Warranty

Rest assured that Sony has you covered. All Sony Elevated Standard (ES) projectors enjoy three-year limited warranties, including a special tech support hotline in case you run into any problems.

Smoother, sharper motion

Enjoy smooth, sharp motion with Sony’s Motionflow™ technology with Dark Frame Insertion and 24p True Cinema™ technologies as well as 60p playback.

Environmental notice

Lamp in this product contains mercury. Disposal of these materials may be regulated due to environmental considerations. For disposal or recycling information, please contact your local authorities or see www.sony.com/mercury for additional information.

3D Capability
  • 2D to 3D Conversion: Yes13
  • Dynamic Lamp Control: Yes
  • 3D Glasses Brightness Adjustment: Yes
  • Effect Adjustment(s): Yes
  • Format(s): Frame Packing/ Side by Side/ Over-Under/Simulated 3D/ESPN 3D format/ 720p / 60 SBS
  • Simulated 3D: Yes
  • Transmitter: Optional external transmitter (TMR-PJ2)
  • Glasses: Optional rechargeable glasses (TDG-PJ1)
  • Aspect Ratio: 17:9
  • Throw Ratio: 1.27:1 to 2.73:1
  • Display Resolution: 4096 x 2160 (Full 4K)
  • Screen Size: 40" to 300" measured diagonally (projected)
  • Display Technology: SXRD™ Technology
  • Lens: All range Crisp focus (ARC-F) Lens
  • Integration Partner: Yes (Control4® Certified, AMX Device Discovery, Crestron Integrated Partner, Savant Partner in Excellence, RTI & URC)
  • Acceptable Computer Signals: fH: 19 to 72 kHz, fV: 48 to 92 Hz, fV: 60 Hz
  • Information Menu: Horizontal and Vertical frequency display
  • Input A: D-sub 15 Pin, Analog RGB/Component
  • Lens Control: Motorized focus, shift and
  • Vertical Keystone: No
Inputs and Outputs
  • 12V Trigger Output(s): 2
  • 3D Sync: 1 (RJ45)
  • Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr) Input(s): 1
  • Composite Video Input(s): 1
  • HDMI® Connection(s): 2
  • IR Input(s): 1
  • PC Video Input(s): Yes
  • RS-232C Control: Yes
  • IP Control: Yes
  • Auto Input Search: Yes
  • BRAVIA® Sync: Yes
  • IR Receiver: Front & Rear, Front, Rear
  • Image Flip: HV, H, V, Off
  • Multiple Language Display: 15 languages (including English, French, Spanish, German, and Chinese)
  • Power Save Mode: Yes
  • Remote Control: Yes (RMPJ22)
  • Test Pattern: Yes
Installation Features
  • Focus: Yes- Motorized
  • Shift: Yes- Motorized
  • Shift Range: V: +/- 0.80V; H: +/- 0.31H
  • Ultra Low Fan Noise: 22dB
  • Zoom: Yes- Motorized 2.1X
Operating Conditions
  • Operating Humidity: 35 to 85% (no condensation)
  • Operating Temperature: 41°F to 95°F
  • Brightness: 2,000 Lumens
  • Contrast Ratio: 1,000,000:1 Dynamic Contrast
  • Picture Position: Yes, lens-less anamorphic. 5 user selectable settings.
  • Picture Modes: 9 Modes for 2D and 3D (Cinema 1/2/Digital, Reference, TV, Photo, Game, Bright Cinema, Bright TV)
  • Picture Settings: Independent 2D and 3D Picture Settings
  • Video Calibration Settings: 11 gamma adjustments, Black and White Level Adjustments, Real Color Processing v2 including Luminance Adjustment
  • 12-bit Video Processing: Yes
  • Signal: 80/60i, 576/50i, 480/60p, 576/50p,720/60p, 720/50p, 1080/60i, 1080/50i, (HDMI only): 1080/60p, 1080/50p, 1080/24p, 3840 x 2160/24p, 3840 x 2160/25p, 3840 x 2160/30p, 4096 x 2160/24p, 4096 x 2160/60p
  • Iris: Yes, Advanced Auto Iris 3
  • Deep Color: Yes
  • Film Mode: Yes
  • Lens Shift Function: Yes (Motorized)
  • Motionflow™ Technology: Yes with Dark Frame Insertion
  • Panel Driver: 120Hz
  • Video Processing: Yes with Block and Mosquito Noise Reduction
  • x.v.Color™ Technology: Yes
Approximate Dimensions
  • Height: 8 - 3/16"
  • Width: 20 - 1/2"
  • Depth: 25 - 1/4"
Approximate Weight
  • Unit: 44 lbs
  • Shipping: 50 lbs
  • Three Year Limited Parts and Labor