Sony VPL-HW40ES Video Projector Operating Instructions

Featuring SXRD technology, 1700 lumen brightness, and Reality Creation super resolution processing, this premium ES projector brings outstanding, vibrant images to life in Full HD. Watch it in eye-popping 3D practically crosstalk-free1 while operating at a whisper quiet 21dB.

Location of Controls

Front/Right Side
Remote Control

Connections and Preparations

Preparation 1: Installing the Projector
Preparation 2: Adjusting the Picture Position
Preparation 3: Connecting the Projector


Projecting the Picture
Turning Off the Powe
Selecting the Aspect Ratio According to the Video Signal
Watching 3D Video Images
Selecting the Picture Viewing Mode
Adjusting the Picture Quality
Adjusting the Picture Using Real Color Processing

Using the Menus

Operation through the Menus
Picture Menu
Advanced Picture Menu
Screen Menu
Setup Menu
Function Menu
Installation Menu
Information Menu


About the Control for HDMI
About the x.v.Color
About the simulated 3D feature
Replacing the Lamp and the Air Filter and Cleaning the Ventilation Holes (intake)
Cleaning the Air Filter
Fitting the Lens Cap

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