Christie has expanded their GS Series to six projectors with the addition of the 8,000-ANSI lumen DWU880-GS and 9,500-ANSI lumen DWU1100-GS. They are designed for high-use installations at locations like conference rooms, educational spaces, houses of worship, live events, theme parks, and museums.

Both projectors have a high-efficiency blue laser light source with a yellow phosphor wheel. The light passes through a 4-segment (RGBY), 3x speed color wheel before reaching a 0.67-inch DLP chip. The projectors have a native 16:10 WUXGA (1920x1200) resolution. The light source provides 20,000 hours of consistent illumination before reaching half brightness. A range of seven lenses are available, including a 0.36:1 ultra-short throw. The remaining six lenses cover a throw ratio from 0.65:1 up to 5.5:1.

Christie GS Series NPA front right

The projectors can be mounted in any orientation and there are optional mounts and frames for installations. Motorized zoom, focus, and horizontal (±30%) and vertical (±100%) lens shift help installation flexibility (the UST lens is fixed, so it has no lens shift capability). Both the DWU880-GS and DWU1100-GS has built-in compatibility with Christie Twist and Christie Mystique software, used for manual and automated camera-based warping, blending, and alignment.

Inputs include two HDMI 2.0 (one with HDCP 1.4, one with HDCP 2.2), DVI-D, two RJ45 (one for HDBaseT and one for control over LAN), 3G-SDI, USB Type A, RS232, and a 3.5mm stereo jack for wired remote control. 3D sync in and out allows for full HD 3D content from a single or multi-projector setup. Frame packing, top/bottom, side-by-side, and frame sequential (up to 120 Hz) is accepted via the HDMI with HDCP 1.4 or HDBaseT inputs. An optional wireless module is available for additional connectivity.

Christie GS Series NPA front white
The Christie DWU880-GS is also available in white.

The DWU880-GS is available in either white or black while the DWU1100-GS is only available in black. The two projectors measure 7.5 x 21.9 x 18.9 inches (HWD) without feet or a lens. The DWU880-GS weighs 41.9 pounds and the DWU1100-GS weighs 48.9 pounds (both weights are without a lens included). Both are available as TAA-complaint models, and they come with a three-year warranty (or 20,000 hours on the illumination system) and are available now.

For more detailed specifications and connections, check out our Christie DWU1100-GS projector page.


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