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XEED WUX5000: Canon Projected Big!

Canon introduces the latest member of its XEED projectors range: the WUX5000. It is distinguished by its high brightness of 5000 lumens, WUXGA resolution, and its compatibility with three Canon lenses: a standard zoom len, used on most of the usual facilities, a tele-zoom, for larger spaces and a ultra-wide fixed lens for rear projection applications. These optics broadcast images up to 15 meters wide and are capable of projecting a maximum distance of 48.5 m, without significant reduction of brightness, including the tele-zoom or ultra-wide fixed lens.

In addition to these three lens, the XEED WUX5000 projector uses technology to obtain an excellent optical quality. LCOS panels, combined with WUXGA resolution, produce seamless images without lattice effect or iridescent rainbow. The color matching technology allows it to project images similar to those of a calibrated sRGB screen.

The XEED WUX5000 combines high performance and practicality, with its motorized moving mechanism of the optical unit. This allows you to adjust horizontal and vertical images with an accuracy of 0.5 pixel, which is essential in facilities with multiple projectors and where the images olverlap(3D systems in particular). The settings can be made from the WUX5000 control panel, or with a remote control, allowing one person to adjust the projector from the ground. The XEED WUX5000 can project on the floor and the ceiling, enabling a 360 degree spread.

The Canon XEED WUX5000 will be available throughout Europe from the March 2012(at a price not given).

XEED WUX5000 Features

  • Native WUXGA resolution and Full HD capability (1080p)
  • LCOS technology
  • 5000 lumens
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • Motorised lens shift, zoom and focus
  • 3 interchangeable lens options
  • Advanced RGB and gamma adjustment
  • DVI and HDMI inputs
  • PJLink compatible Network port

XEED WUX5000 Specifications

PANEL
Type LCOS reflective display, TFT Active Matrix
Size and Number 0.71” diagonal (15.4mm x 9.6mm), 3 panels
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Native Resolution 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA), 2304000 pixels
OPTICS
Lamp Type 330W NSHA
Lens F Number and Focal Length F1.89 – F2.65; f=23.0 – 34.5mm (Lens RS-IL01ST)
Zoom Magnification and Control 1.5x Motorised
Focus Control Motorised
Lens Shift Vertical: 3.5:6.5 to 10.5:-0.5 (-15% to +55%) Motorised Horizontal: 4:6 to 6:4 (+/-10%) Motorised
IMAGE AND AUDIO
Brightness 5000 lumens (4000 lumens in Quiet Mode)
Brightness Uniformity 88%
Contrast Ratio 1000:1 (full on / full off)
Projection Distance Coverage 1.3m – 29.0m (3.2m – 4.8m for 100″ image, Lens RS-IL01ST)
Screen Size 40” – 600” (86 x 54cm – 1292 x 808cm)
Digital Zoom Magnification 1x – 12x
Keystone Correction Range Vertical: +20° to -11° Horizontal: +/-20°
Digital RGB Compatibility WUXGA / UXGA / WSXGA+ / SXGA+ / WXGA+ / WXGA / SXGA / XGA / SVGA / VGA
Analogue RGB Compatibility WUXGA / UXGA / WSXGA+ / SXGA+ / WXGA+ / WXGA / SXGA / XGA / SVGA / VGA
Digital Video Scan Systems 1080p / 1080i / 720p / 576p / 480p
Component Video Scan Systems 1080p / 1080i / 720p / 576p / 576i / 480p / 480i
Video / S-Video Colour Systems PAL / PAL-M / PAL-N / NTSC / NTSC4.43 / SECAM
Scanning Frequency Horizontal: 15-75kHz, Vertical: 50-85Hz, Clock: 162MHz
Display Modes Standard, Presentation, Dynamic, Vivid Photo, Photo/sRGB, Video, Cinema, Custom (with 5 presets)
Image Enhancement 12-bit Digital Gamma Correction
Built-in Speaker 5.0W RMS, Monaural
CONNECTORS
Digital RGB Input DVI-D 24-pin
Digital Video and Audio Input HDMI V1.3 (with Deep Colour)
Analogue RGB Input 1 Mini D-Sub 15-pin (Component via optional adaptor cable)
Audio Input 1 3.5mm stereo mini-jack
Audio Input 2 3.5mm stereo mini-jack
Audio Output 3.5mm stereo mini-jack (variable level)
Service Port / Projector Control Mini D-Sub 9-pin
Network Port RJ-45
MECHANISMS
Front Elevation Mechanism Two rotary feet, 6° maximum image elevation
RATINGS
Dimensions (W x H x D) 380mm x 170mm x 430mm
Weight 8.5kg (without lens)
Power Source 100V – 240V AC, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Normal Mode: 450W / Quiet Mode: 365W / Standby: 1.7W / Standby (LAN off): 0.35W
Noise Level Normal Mode: 40dBA / Quiet Mode: 36dBA
Operating Environment +5°C to +35°C
Storage Environment -10°C to +60°C
Warranty 3 years

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