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  • Compact 2.9 kg
  • High Brightness 1200 ANSI Lumens
  • Short Focus Lens: Throwing distance is 1.8 m at 60 inches
  • Direct Keys for Easy Operation and Source Selection
  • Advanced Colour Management System
  • New cabinet colours (Pearl silver)
  • Selectable on-screen menu in 19 languages
  • Security functions
  • Quietness (32dB)
  • Long-life lamp
The VT46 represents outstanding value, it is a high performance projector fully equipped with direct-key source selection, a colour management system, short focus lens, on-screen menu in 19 selectable languages, and security functions. Light and compact, the VT46 can be easily installed anywhere and offers comfortable easy-to-use operation for presentations, conferences, or instruction.
Short Focus Lens
Thanks to the short focus lens, the throwing distance for a 60-inch screen is 1.8 meters and 3.0 meters for a 100-inch screen. With short projection distances, presentations with a large-sized screen are possible without removing desks and chairs, even where space is limited.
Direct Keys
The Direct Keys for Video, S-Video, and RGB let you switch between sources with the touch of a button and are located on the operation panel on the top of the unit. LED displays are located under the corresponding Direct Keys buttons so that you can monitor incoming signals at a glance. The ports for the respective image sources are on the rear panel and you can easily identify the proper cables to be connected with the respective ports. Furthermore, the Video, S-Video, and RGB input ports have each been equipped with independent audio input ports. Direct Keys
Picture Management
This option allows you to adjust neutral tint for yellow, cyan or magenta.
There are 5 factory presets optimized for various types of images, or you can set user adjustable settings.
Presentation Recommended for making a presentation using a PowerPoint file
Video Recommended for regular picture such as TV program
Movie Recommended for Movie
Graphic Recommended for graphics
sRGB Standerd colour values
User User adjustable
  When selecting user adjustable presetting (user), the submenu will be displayed.
You can customize each gamma or colour. To do so , first select "User" and press the ENTER button, and then proceed the following steps.

Selecting Base Setting <Base Setting>
Adjusting White Balance <White Balance>
Selecting Gamma Correction Mode <Gamma Correction>

Security functions
The Key Lock function disables the operation buttons so the unit can only be operated via the remote control. A keyword can be set for your projector to avoid operation by an unauthorized user using the Menu. When a keyword is set, turning on the projector will display the keyword input screen. Unless the correct keyword is entered, the projector cannot project an image.
Menu display supports multiple languages
The on-screen menu is selectable in 19 languages*
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Swedish, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Polish, Hungarian, Russian, Greek, Turkish, Dutch, Norwegian, Finnish, Portuguese, Czech.
Carrying Handle
Model Name VT46
LCD Panel*1 0.7" (800 x 600) p-Si TFT Active-matrix LCD x 3
Lens Manual Zoom (Range 1 To 1.2 )(F 1.7 To 2.0) / Manual Focus (f=21.6 mm To 25.9 mm)
Lamp 160 W DC
Lamp Life*2 3,000 H
Image Size 21 To 300"
Light Output 1,200 ANSI lumens
Resolution Native Resolution SVGA (800 x 600)
Maximum Resolution UXGA (1,600 x 1,200) With Advanced AccuBlend
Contrast Ratio 400 : 1
Optical Unit Light Gate, Integrator, XDP
Horizontal 15 kHz To 100 kHz (RGB : 24 kHz or over)
Vertical 50 Hz To 120 Hz
Video Bandwidth RGB 80 MHz
Colour Reproduction Full Colour, 16.7 Million Colours Simultaneously
Input Terminals 1 RGB Input 1 D-Sub Mini 15 pin RGBHV VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, UXGA
RGB 0.7 Vp-p/75 Ω
H/V Sync 4.0 Vp-p/TTL Polarity
Composite Sync 4.0 Vp-p/TTL Level
Sync on G 0.3 Vp-p/75 Ω Negative Polarity
1 Stereo Mini Jack Stereo L/R 0.5 Vrms/22 kΩ or over
1 Component Input
(Sharing With RGB)
1 D-Sub Mini 15 pin(Sharing With RGB) Y 1.0 Vp-p/75Ω (With Sync)
Cb·Cr (Pb·Pr) 0.7 Vp-p/75Ω
1125i (1080i), 750p (720p), 625p(576p)525p
(480p), 525i (480i) /60Hz
1080 i/50 Hz, Progressive PAL-scan/50 Hz
DVD Component Video Signal (15 kHz)
1 Stereo Mini Jack(Sharing With RGB) Stereo L/R 0.5 Vrms/22 kΩ or over
1 Video Input 1 RCA pin Composite
1.0 Vp-p/75Ω
2 RCA pin Stereo L (Mono)/R 0.5 Vrms/22 kΩ or over
1 S-Video Input 1 Mini DIN-4 pin Y 1.0 Vp-p/75 Ω
C 0.286 Vp-p/75 Ω
2 RCA pin Stereo L (Mono)/R 0.5 Vrms/22 kΩ or over
Built-In Speaker 1 W
Extemal Control
PC Control 1 Mini DIN 8pin RS-232 C, IR
Keystone Correction Manual V max ±30 degrees
Environment Operational Temperatures 32° To 95° F(0° To 35° C), 20% To 80% Humidity (Non-Condensing)
Storage Temperatures 14° To 122° F(-10° To 50° C), 20% To 80% Humidity (Non-Condensing)
Power Requirement 100 To 120 V AC, 200 To 240 V AC, 50 Hz/60 Hz
Power Consumption 220 W / 7.5 W (Standby)
Input Current 2.3 A (100 To 120 V AC) / 1.1 A (200 To 240 V AC)
Regulations Meets FCC Class B Requirements
Quietness 32 dB
Dimensions (WxHxD) 310 mm x 89 mm x 230 mm (Not Including Protrusions)
Net Weight 2.9 kg
*1 : LCD Panel technology consists of fine picture cells with more than 99.99% of the cells being active.
*2 : Lamp life is defined as the average time span for the brightness of the lamp to be reduced by half,
it does not refer to the warranty period for the lamp.
All specifications are subject to change without notice.
Throwing Distance and Image Size
Remote control
Model codes, specifications and available options may differ by region.
For detailed information, please contact the NEC sales company or dealer in your area.

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