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Panasonic PT-RQ50KU Projector

4K Large Venue Projector
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From Panasonic — The world's smallest 50,000 lumen laser projector with native 4K resolution provides new potential for creating engaging and immersive experiences across live events and themed entertainment. Its compact, all-in-one body brings significant workflow advantages with simplified transportation, quick and flexible installation, and adjustment while its vibrant color capabilities and reliable operation deliver up to 20,000 hours of maintenance-free projection.

  • Brilliant native 4K images for absolute immersion
  • Swift setup with a single body design
  • Highlighting a "dualized" design concept are dual solid-state lasers and backup video inputs
  • Hermetically sealed optics and filterless design contribute to 20,000 hours of maintenance-free projection
  • The projector is shown with an optional lens
  • Compact all-in-one body with built-in cooling
  • Geometric adjustment with free grid correction via remote control
  • Original cooling system secures projection stability

Panasonic PT-RQ50KU Projector Specifications

Best Used For
  • Projection Mapping
  • Events/Staging
  • Museum/Exhibits
December 2019
3 Years
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Also sold as the Panasonic PT-RQ50KE, Panasonic PT-RQ50KD and the Panasonic PT-RQ50KE outside of the USA.

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50,000 ANSI Lumens
Aspect Ratio
1.89:1 (4K HD)
Dynamic Contrast
Display Type
1.40" DLP x 3
Color Processing
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1080p/24, 1080p/25, 1080p/30, 1080p/50, 2160p/24, 2160p/60, 576p, 480p
Data Modes
MAX 4096x2160

Lamp Type
Laser Phosphor
Lamp Life
20,000 hours  / 24,000 hours

Included Lens
Optional Lenses

ET-D3QS400 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.45:1-2.10:1
ET-D3QT500 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.98:1-3.40:1
ET-D3QT600 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 2.71:1-3.89:1
ET-D3QT700 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 3.89:1-5.43:1
ET-D3QT800 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 4.98:1-7.69:1
ET-D3QW300 Zoom Lens Throw Ratio 1.13:1-1.72:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
17.50" x 28.40" x 42.10"
287.0 lbs
Audible Noise
52 dB
Internal Speakers
4,100 Watts 200V - 240V
Connection Panel
HDBaseT: RJ-45
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
USB x 2

Option Slots
Operate 24/7
Edge Blending
Geometric Correction

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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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