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Barco Balder Projector

4K Home Theater Projector
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From Barco — Manufactured to perfection in Belgium, the Barco Balder projector features the finest components such as aluminum and glass. Balder not only shares the same Ultra HD and HDR compatible electronics with the higher-end Loki models but the optical design and new single laser engine are also taken from the Loki platform. "Platinum" electronics have been designed to process 4K with HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2, while the optical engine utilizes the very latest 0.9" DMD DLP chipset, delivering 3,840 x 2,160 pixels on the screen.

  • HDR10
  • Laser light source
  • Liquid cooling PID regulation system
  • Easy install
  • M color wheel: 7,000 lumens, T color wheel: 5000 lumens, DCI(P3) color wheel: 4,000 lumens
  • Latency <20ms is ideal for media room and gaming applications
  • An optional short throw lens is available
  • 4K UHD
  • Embedded Warp & Blend engine
  • 10/100 Ethernet via RJ45 connection

Barco Balder Projector Specifications

Best Used For
July 2018
3 Years
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7,000 Lumens (ANSI)1
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (4K HD)
Display Type
0.90" DLP x 1
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 2160p/60
Data Modes
MAX 3840x2160
3D Modes
Full HD 3D

Lamp Type
Laser Phosphor
Lamp Life
20,000 hours  / 60,000 hours

Included Lens
Optional Lenses

EN44 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 2.50:1-4.60:1
EN61 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.70:1-2.50:1
EN63 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.20:1-1.70:1
EN66 Ultra Wide Angle Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 0.80:1-1.21:1
EN67 Super Wide Fixed Lens Throw Ratio 0.65:1
EN68 Ultra Short Fixed Lens Throw Ratio 0.30:1
EN76 Ultra Wide Angle Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 0.95:1-1.30:1
R9801832 FLDX UST Lens Throw Ratio 0.41:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
18.90" x 28.70" x 23.70"
94.8 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB
Internal Speakers
1,100 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger x 3
DisplayPort x 2
DVI Digital Input x 2
HDBaseT: RJ-45
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
USB x 3

Full HD 3D
Edge Blending
Geometric Correction
Lens Memory

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ANSI LUMENS  is the most commonly accepted industry standard brightness measurement. The ANSI lumen rating measures the brightest white that a projector can produce by averaging nine light meter measurements taken across the projected image.

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BUYER BEWARE   Either this projector's brightness specification does not cite an industry-accepted unit of measurement, or according to our calculations it seems unlikely that this projector is capable of producing the manufacturer's cited brightness specification.

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