Sony VPL-FHZ55: Carmen’s Projector Pick of the Month

Curious which projectors are our favorites? In this monthly series we sit down with our experts to learn more about them and their top projector picks of the month.

Our projector expert Carmen shares why the Sony VPL-FHZ55 is her top projector pick of the month.

Name: Carmen

Favorite movie to watch on a projector: National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

Do you have any pets: Yes, all rescued strays

What do you do on the weekends? I love movies. You can find me watching them either at home on my projector or at the theater. I also enjoy kayaking, eating dinner out with my friends, friendly poker games (where betting may or may not take place), and pool parties!

Favorite foods: Sushi or anything cooked on the grill

How long have you been at Projector People: 20 years

Projector pick of the month: The Sony VPL-FHZ55

Why is the Sony VPL-FHZ55 your projector pick of the month: The “lampless” projectors are getting very popular. This model has awesome features and a great price point. You get a lot of “bang for your buck”.

What customer groups is this model best for: House of worship, corporate, retail and education

Why? Which features make it ideal for these groups? It has a 20,000-hours maintenance-free light source, 1920 x 1200 native high resolution, lots of lumens for a bright picture, high contrast for deep black levels and extra clarity, and great colors.

What else makes this projector special? It has many other features such as edge blending, instant on/off, a flexible 1.6x manual zoom and focus, and lens shift which makes this projector one of the easiest models for installation.