Stunning 20K brightness in a compact, active stereo 3D Projector

The Christie Mirage S+20K features high resolution 3D active stereo projection for use in a variety of 3D applications including CAVE™-like systems and curved or flat screen power walls.

Mirage S+20K SXGA+ DLP® 3D projector

Part Number: 104-068105-XX

With the Christie Mirage S+20K, Christie offers the widest brightness range of any active stereo projectors on the market. Powerful at 20,000 lumens, SXGA+ resolution and 1800:1 contrast ratio.  The Mirage S+20K delivers stunning bright, brilliantly crisp images from a rugged, compact package. With increased processing power and built-in edge-blending and optional image warping - your 3D displays create impact.

Technology 3-chip DLP®
Resolution 1400 x 1050 SXGA+
Brightness 20,000 ANSI Lumens
Contrast 1,800:1
Illumination 3.0kW Xenon Bubble lamp
Lamp Life 750 hours
Height 15.1" (384 mm)
Width 24.5" (631.4 mm)
Depth 32.1" (814.8 mm)
Weight 160 lb (73 kg)

Next generation 3-chip DLP® technology, high-quality optics and 10-bit image processing designed in a compact package, the Mirage S+20K offers high-bandwidth signal processing, higher stereo sync, internal scaling of stereo signals, Picture in Picture and seamless switching between sources - enabling large format and tradeshow active stereo presentations.


  • 20,000 ANSI lumens
  • Native SXGA+ 1400 x 1050 resolution
  • 1800:1 contrast ratio enabling highly enhanced image detail, with blacker blacks and whiter whites
  • All new 10-bit image processing providing broader color spectrum and wider input signal compatibility
  • Internal scaling of both mono and stereo input signals
  • Optional Christie Twist™ internal Image Warping and Edge-Blending module option
  • Stereo synch at 115Hz for SXGA+ and 120Hz for SXGA resolutions
  • Xenon Bubble lamp system – natural, photo-realistic color for high quality blended and tiled images.
  • Complete with Christie's proprietary Comprehensive Color Adjustment (CCA™), LiteLOC™ Light Output Control, and Brightness Uniformity Control
  • On-board ChristieNET™ connectivity and a full suite of lenses give you ultimate control over your image.

Christie Mirage - recreate reality!

  • 20,000 ANSI lumens (+/- 10%)
  • 90% brightness uniformity
  • 450:1 ANSI, 1800:1 full field (adjustable internal aperture)
Display Technology and Resolution
  • 3-chip 0.95" Darkchip3™ DMD
  • True SXGA+ 1400 x 1050 resolution
Input Signal Compatibility
  • VGA to QXGA (2048 x 1536)
  • All current HDTV/DTV formats
  • Multi-standard video decoder
  • Horizontal and vertical scaling, all inputs
Scan Rates
  • Horizontal - 15 kHz to 120 kHz
  • Vertical - 23.97 to 150 Hz
Pixel Clock
  • 220 MHz
  • 115 Hz refresh rate at SXGA+ resolution
  • 120 Hz refresh rate at SXGA resolution
Inputs, Control & Networking
  • RGBHV/YPbPr: 5 BNC
  • DVI-I: digital/analog RGB/YPbPr (HDCP)
  • 1 composite video, 1 S-video
  • Two option slots for analog/digital modules
  • 3 RS-232 ports and 1 RS-422 port
  • On-board ChristieNET™ connectivity (RJ45)
  • Built-in backlit keypad and IR remote control
Advanced Feature Set
  • Built-in edge-blending
  • Brightness Uniformity Control - adjusts center-to-edge brightness uniformity across the image –up to 100% uniformity
  • Dark Interval Adjustment (DIA™) - a mechanism to tune the projector’s interaction with the LCD shutter glasses to achieve the optimum image with a minimum of color artifacts or cross-talk between left and right eye images
  • Minimum Delay Feature - provides a less than one frame delay in image processing between input and display
  • Stereo Sync Harness - provide projector control of the phase of the output through the menu
  • Auto set-up, power-up feature
  • Menus in five languages
  • On-screen help
  • 50 channel memories
Lens Mount
  • Motorized horizontal and vertical offset
  • Tool-less lens insertion system
  • Tilt adjustment
  • Built-in light shutter
  • Internal electromechanical iris
  • 3.0kW Xenon Bubble lamp
  • 750 hours (typical) lifetime
Light Output Control (LITELOC™)
  • provides constant brightness tracking and monitors lamp output. It also automatically adjusts the power to ensure constant, uniform brightness across the image – on a multiple-projector screen or multiple-screen display.
Power Requirements
  • 200 VAC to 240 VAC +/- 10% @ 50/60 Hz
  • Power consumption: 4800W maximum
  • Thermal dissipation: 16,390 BTU/hr
  • Operating current: 24A @ 200V
Dimensions (excluding lens)
  • Weight: 160 lb (73 kg)
  • Shipping weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
  • Size: 24.5"W x 32.1" L x 15.1" H (631.4mm W x 814.8mm L x 384mm H)
Standard Accessories
  • IR keypad (w/batteries)
  • Line cord
  • Stereo Synch Harness
  • User manual
Optional Accessories
  • A large variety of fixed and zoom lenses available with throw ratios from 0.67:1 to 7.3:1
  • ChristieTWIST™ Image Warping module with enhanced edge-blending
  • Wired remote control and RS-422 Two Way Controller
  • Ethernet, RS-232, RS-422 cables
  • Service manual
  • KoRE™ 10-bit librarian
  • Lens adaptor (for competitive lenses)
  • Remote IR sensor
Operating Environment
  • Temp: 40-95° F (5-35° C)
  • Humidity: 20-80% non-condensing
Regulatory Approvals
  • Directives (EC) 2002/95/EC (RoHS); 2002/96/EC (WEEE); Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH)
  • CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1
  • UL 60950-1, 
  • IEC 60950-1, 
  • FCC, Part 15, Subpart B, Class A 
  • EN55022/CISPR22 Class A
  • EN55024 / CISPR24
  • Certifications marks  (check with Christie for latest updates)
      -           cULus (Canada & US)
      -           CE (EU)
      -           CCC (China)
      -           GoST-R (Russia)
      -           KC/KCC (Korea)
      -           PSE (Japan)
      -           C-Tick (Australia & New Zealand)
  • 3 years parts and labor (including light engine)

Due to constant research, specifications and features are subject to change without notice.