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Christie LWU501i Projector

WUXGA Large Venue Projector
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The Christie LWU501i Projector is a WUXGA Large Venue Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 5,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1200 . The internal 3LCD technology is an innovative 3-chip design that sets itself apart by delivering vibrant, true-to-life images with better color brightness and a wider color gamut. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in June 2012 and has been by Christie.


Christie LWU501i Projector Specifications

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Projector Central Highly Recommended Award
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Our Highly Recommended designation is earned by products offering extraordinary value or performance in their price class.

Performance
5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$6,585
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Awards
Highly Recommended
Status
Discontinued
Released
June 2012
Warranty
3 Years
 
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White Brightness
5,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1200
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WUXGA)
Contrast
3,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.75" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200

Lamp Type
330W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
2,500 hours  / 3,000 hours
Lamp Model
003-120708-XX  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
No
Optional Lenses




121-111104-XX Fixed 0.80:1
121-112105-XX Zoom 1.20:1-1.80:1
121-113106-XX Medium Zoom 1.50:1-3.00:1
121-114107-XX Long Zoom 2.80:1-4.90:1
121-115108-XX Ultra Long Zoom 4.90:1-8.30:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.80" x 19.60" x 18.70"
Weight
19.6 lbs
Audible Noise
35 dB  / 29 dB
Internal Speakers
No
Power
480 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio In: Mini Jack x 2
Audio In: RCA
Component: RCA
Composite: RCA
HDMI x 2
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB x 2
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
DICOM
Geometric Correction
Lens Memory
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
The Christie LWU501i is equipped with AMX Device Discovery and Crestron’s RoomView™ for easy integration with third-party control systems

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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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