Sony VPL-VW325ES 4K HDR Home Theater Projector

Model: VPL-VW325ES UPC: 027242923140 Item: 3381

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See the big picture in true 4K HDR

Big scenes are even bigger with the VW325ES 4K HDR Home Theater Projector. Bring lifelike 4K HDR resolution to any room at screen sizes up to 200” with the X1™ processor for projector. 1,500 lumens of brightness light up the action with Motionflow™ and Advanced Reality Creation technologies, creating a crisp, sharp picture in every scene.

Sony X1™ processor for projector

X1™ processor for projector is an innovative technology that uses advanced algorithms to cut noise and boost detail with high-precision frame analysis.

Dynamic HDR Enhancer

Dynamic HDR Enhancer powered by X1 for projector enhances contrast scene by scene in combination with iris-controlled light output control to deliver stunning 4K HDR images.

Native 4K resolution for lifelike pictures.

With more than four times the resolution of Full HD, native 4K offers up to 8.8 million pixels (4096 x 2160) for a picture that’s so incredibly lifelike, it’s like looking at the real thing.

SXRD™ Imagers times 3

Separate imagers for Red, Green, and Blue channels give you all 8.8 million pixels in full, rich color at every instant.

HDR Reference Mode option

HDR Reference Mode allows clipping for the brightest displayed pixels to create a richer gradation in bright parts of the scene and retain HDR that’s true to the creator’s intent.

Motionflow™ provides smooth motion for 4K & HD

On-screen action looks smoother with Motionflow™, even in 4K content. Action in movies, sports, and video games appears incredibly clear and lifelike as if you were there in real life.

High brightness and contrast (1,500 lumens)

With an impressive 1,500 lumens brightness and a wide contrast range, 4K images are clear with bright highlights and rich, deep blacks – even in well-lit rooms.

Reality Creation upscales your favorites

Upscale your existing Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD movies to near-4K quality. The super-resolution Reality Creation 4K upscaler analyzes every pixel in any direction, then employs a digital signal processing algorithm to map pixels against an ever-evolving picture patterning database compiled from over 10 years of expertise, enhancing colors, contrast, and textures without enhancing image artifacts.

Colors come alive with TRILUMINOS™ Display

Discover true-to-life colors and tones. The VPL-VW325ES incorporates TRILUMINOS™ Display color, reproducing more tones and textures than a standard projector system. Hard-to-reproduce crimson reds, aqua blues, and emerald greens are displayed beautifully, so landscapes and seascapes look more vivid. Faces also look better, with skin tones more faithfully reproduced.

Enjoy all types of content in 4K HDR

Bring ultra-high-definition images to all your content.  The VPL-VW325ES can project content at up to 60 frames per second (fps) in 4K for even smoother images with superior color and realism. Both 18 Gbps HDMI inputs support HDCP 2.2 so you can enjoy more of the latest 4K content services and full resolution gaming.

Input lag reduction for gamers

Reduced input lag creates a better response time between control input and on-screen action, making video games perform better than ever before. Immerse yourself in your favorite games and beat your opponent to the punch.

Anamorphic lens compatibility for 4K signals (V-stretch for 4K)

Wide lens compatibility means that you can use your legacy anamorphic lenses with ease, even with 4K content. Watch your content in your favorite formats.

Watch for longer with a 225 W high-pressure lamp

Enjoy up to 6,000 hours of watch time (in low mode) from a long-lasting mercury lamp. This means fewer lamp swaps, simpler maintenance, and lower running costs.

Flexible home installation with wide zoom and shift lens

The powered zoom lens with a 2.1x zoom ratio and wide lens shift range gives greater installation flexibility in any room size, even with a high ceiling.

Front-facing fan

With the fan exhaust positioned at the front of the projector, you don’t need to worry about wall clearance and room for air intake/exhaust when installing. This helps maximize throw distance for the biggest possible projected images.

IMAX Enhanced

Sony 4K projectors are compatible with IMAX Enhanced content, making them ready to deliver the bigger, more breathtaking IMAX visuals you love in compatible content. Take advantage of the size of your projector screen with movies that become even more immersive with IMAX Enhanced.



  • Display system: SXRD panel, projection system
  • Display device:
    • Size of effective display area: 0.74-inch (18.8 mm) SXRD
    • Number of pixels: 26,542,080 pixels (8,847,360 pixels x 3)
  • Projections lens:
    • 2.06 times zoom lens (motorized)
    • f = 21.7 mm to 44.7 mm
    • F3.0 to F4.0
  • Light source: Ultra High Pressure Lamp 225 W type
  • Screen size: 60 inches to 300 inches (1,524 mm to 7,620 mm) (measured diagonally)
  • HDMI (2 inputs), HDCP compliant: RGB, Y Pb/Cb PR/CR
  • Other inputs/outputs:
    • Trigger: Miniijack, DC 12 V Max. 100 mA
    • Remote: RS-232C: D-sub 9-pin (male)
    • LAN: RJ45, 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
    • IR IN: Minijack
    • USB: DC 5 V, Max. 500 mA
  • Outside dimensions (w x h x d): 19-1/2" x 8-3/32" x 18-1/4"
  • Mass: Approx. 14 kg (31 lb)
  • Power requirements: AC 100 V to 240 V, 4.0 A to 1.7 A, 50/60 Hz
  • Power consumption: 390 W
  • Power consumption:
    • Standby: 0.4 W (when "Remote Start" is set to "Off")
    • Networked Standby: 1.0 W LAN (when "Remote Start" is set to "On"). When a LAN terminal is not connected, it becomes a low power consumption mode (0.5 W)
  • Operating temperature: 41ºF to 95ºF
  • Operating humidity: 35% to 85% (no condensation)
  • Storage temperature: -4ºF to +140ºF)
  • Storage humidity: 10% to 90%

What's in the Box

What's in the Box

  • Remote Control (RM-PJ28)
  • Size AA (R6) manganese batteries (2)
  • AC Power Cord (1), Lens Cap (1)
  • Operating Instructions
  • Quick Reference Manual
  • Safety Regulations (1)


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Does this projector do 3D?
A shopper on Jun 28, 2021
  Thanks for your inquiry. The VW325ES has no 3D capability.