Find a Projector Projector Forums Login

Projectors


Top 10 Home Theater

Other Top 10's


Where To Buy

News & Articles

Expert Blogs

Resources

Community

ProjectorCentral.com

Wolf Cinema DCX-500i Projector

1080P Home Theater Projector
Calculate Throw Distance

The Wolf Cinema DCX-500i Projector is a 1080P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,500 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1920x1080 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. 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 November 2008 and has been by Wolf Cinema.


Wolf Cinema DCX-500i Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
User Reviews
Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
November 2008
Warranty
2 Years
 
Switch to Metric
Brightness
2,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
2,500:1
Dynamic Contrast
50,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
DLP x 3
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1080

Lamp Type
500W Xenon bulb
Lamp Life
2,500 hours  / 4,000 hours

Included Lens
No
Optional Lenses



1.4-1.8 Zoom 1.40:1-1.80:1
1.8-2.6 Zoom 1.80:1-2.60:1
2.6-4.1 Zoom 2.60:1-4.10:1
4.1-6.9 Long Zoom 4.10:1-6.90:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal & Vertical
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
11.50" x 28.25" x 21.50"
Internal Speakers
No
Power
900 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
DVI
HDMI 1.3 x 6
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin x 2
S-Video

Features
Option Slots
Additional Features
Six HDMI 1.3 inputs. Our light engines were developed by the same engineers that dominate the professional theater market. These specific chassis are the closest relatives to their true commercial units & were developed with long term reliability in mind

Compare to the Competition


More Wolf Cinema Projectors

Similar Projectors

Epson Home Cinema 5050UB
  • Resolution: 1920x1080 3LCD
  • Brightness: 2600 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-10" — 20'-8"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$2,999
Apr 2019 Model
Optoma HD143X
  • Resolution: 1920x1080 DLP
  • Brightness: 3000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 10'-8" — 11'-9"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$449
Feb 2018 Model
Epson Home Cinema 2150
  • Resolution: 1920x1080 3LCD
  • Brightness: 2500 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-8" — 15'-8"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$899
Aug 2017 Model
Epson Home Cinema 3800
  • Resolution: 1920x1080 3LCD
  • Brightness: 3000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-7" — 15'-7"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$1,699
Oct 2019 Model
Epson Home Cinema 1060
  • Resolution: 1920x1080 3LCD
  • Brightness: 3100 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 7'-5" — 8'-11"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$649
Aug 2017 Model

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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness:

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.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness: