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From BenQ — Precisely visualizing 8.3 million distinct pixels, the BenQ LK970 4K Laser projector brings together true 4K UHD detail and the power of a maintenance-free BlueCore laser light source. Ideal for entertainment simulators and gallery exhibitions, LK970 generates supreme picture quality to reproduce true-to-life images for totally immersive experiences for audiences. Offering up to 20,000 hours of perfect performance, LK970's flexible installation features such as H/V lens shift, big zoom, 360 degree projection, and portrait capability make it a versatile projector perfect for diverse venues.

  • Long lasting, supreme image quality
  • Finely crafted optical lens for high resolution image clarity
  • High-precision 16-element 8-group lens array guarantees stable image quality
  • Flawless optics for the best color performance and picture quality
  • Superb image detail and color integrity from DLP technology
  • Dual color wheels for optimal color performance
  • DLP technology for lasting vibrant color
  • Optimize image quality with 4K image amplifying technology
  • Laser-enabled ultra-high contrast

BenQ LK970 Projector Specifications

Street Price
Best Used For
September 2017
5 Years
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5,000 ANSI Lumens
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (4K HD)
Display Type
0.66" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
4 segments
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/25, 1080p/30, 1080p/50, 2160p/24, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 3840x2160

Lamp Type
Laser Phosphor
Lamp Life
20,000 hours  / 69,000 hours

Included Lens
1.47x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-25% & Vertical +/-60%
Throw Distance
13.9' - 20.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
95.01" - 200.04"
Throw Ratio
1.38:1 - 2.02:1
Digital Keystone

Projector Size
8.85" x 18.53" x 22.23"
41.9 lbs
Audible Noise
37 dB  / 34 dB
Internal Speakers
595 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
HDBaseT: RJ-45
HDMI (HDCP 2.2) x 2
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
VGA In: Dsub-15pin
VGA Out: Dsub-15pin

Anamorphic Ready
Operate 24/7
Anamorphic 4k
Crestron RoomView™

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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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