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Barco Medea Projector

4K Home Theater Projector
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From Barco — With 4K UHD resolution, 6,500 lumens of laser illumination, and custom Barco Pulse electronics, the Barco Medea projector has been optimized to deliver unprecedented fun in small to medium-sized media rooms. Medea's optical engine architecture is nothing but world-class. It is built from custom designed aspherical glass elements and enhanced low dispersion glass lenses. The resulting image quality is simply outstanding.

  • Laser light source
  • Award-winning DLP technology
  • State-of-the-art electronics
  • Professional grade optics
  • Low latency
  • Warp and Blend
  • RealColor is Barco's proprietary color management system, enabling simple and accurate calibration
  • Latency <20ms is ideal for media room/gaming applications
  • Optional short-throw lens is available

Barco Medea Projector Specifications

Best Used For
November 2017
3 Years
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6,500 Lumens (ANSI)1
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (4K HD)
Display Type
0.66" DLP x 1
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 3840x2160
3D Modes
Full HD 3D

Lamp Type
Laser Phosphor
Lamp Life
12,000 hours  / 40,000 hours

Included Lens
1.5x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses

R9801211 High Performance Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 3.30:1-6.08:1
R98017201 Standard Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.35:1-2.00:1
R98017211 Long Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 2.00:1-3.00:1
R98017221 Wide Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.00:1-1.35:1
R98017241 Ultra Wide Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 0.80:1-1.00:1
R9801832 FLDX UST Lens Throw Ratio 0.57:1
R9802242 High Performance Wide Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.58:1-2.25:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Throw Distance
7.2' - 32.3'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
49.57" - 328.91"
Throw Ratio
1.35:1 - 2.00:1
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
8.90" x 18.90" x 26.70"
56.2 lbs
Audible Noise
35 dB
Internal Speakers
850 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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