Press release

Christie Experience Center presents full suite of visual solutions at InfoComm India 2016

The new Christie HS and AP Series projectors to make Indian debut at the show

INFOCOMM INDIA/MUMBAI – (September 12, 2016) – Christie®, a leader in creating and sharing the world’s best visual and audio experiences, is welcoming visitors to the Christie Experience Center by showcasing a full suite of visual solutions at InfoComm India, taking place at the Bombay Exhibition Center, September 12-14, 2016.

Christie’s multi-zone display at Booth B1 is offering the ultimate visual experience using the latest 1DLP®, 3DLP®, LED, camera capture and show control technology. Leading the pack are the multi-award winning Christie Boxer 4K30 3DLP® projector, Christie HS Series boasting the world’s brightest 1DLP laser phosphor illumination, and the new Christie AP Series 3LCD projector, which provides high quality performance in a compact, easy-to-use and value-added package. This is the first time that the Christie HS and AP Series projectors are showcased in India.

“With pro-AV solutions and technologies continuing to play a crucial role in India’s urbanization plan, Christie is pleased to showcase a holistic range of advanced visual solutions that are capable of meeting the needs of various users from different industries,” said Lin Yu, Vice President, Christie Asia Pacific. “Visitors at InfoComm India will see how we are breaking down barriers to deliver pixels everywhere using the entire spectrum of hardware and software tools to create the world’s best shared experiences.”

Michael Bosworth, General Manager, Christie India, added, “Christie has established a strong presence in the Indian market over the years, and has constantly demonstrated our abilities in offering complete solutions to address the needs of users from various industries. We are opening new creative visualization opportunities at this year’s event, with the objective of engaging the audience and delivering a memorable experience. At the same time, we continue to strengthen Christie’s position as the global leader and innovator of cutting-edge visual display technologies in India.”

Zone 1 – Christie Boxer with AirScan IR-Laser Multi-Touch Sensor

Among the major highlights of the Christie booth is a live demonstration of the Christie Boxer 4K30, which sets a new industry benchmark for rental staging and large venue events. Paired with the AirScan IR-Laser Multi-Touch Sensor and the Widget Designer PRO for touch-free interactivity, visitors can experience the Boxer 4K30’s powerful and inspiring visuals, and fully control video presentations of any type or size using arm gestures. This adds a new dimension to interactive multimedia display and presentation solutions.

Zone 2 – Christie Roadster HD20K-J with Real-time ID Tagging

Another fascinating showcase is the overhead deployment of three Christie Roadster HD20K-J 3DLP projectors to deliver a captivating demonstration of interactive floor projections created by Christie 360, using specially-designed real-time tracking ID-tags controlled by the Christie Pandoras Box media server. The Pandoras Box features the most powerful render-engine offering real-time compositing in 3D, allowing for projection onto any shape and any surface.

Zone 3 – House Mapping with Christie HS Series

A miniature house model is brought to life by the Christie HS Series 1DLP laser phosphor projector, with content created by Christie 360 and driven by Pandoras Box. With a brightness of 13,500 lumens and BoldColor Technology, the HS Series offers a premium viewing experience, taking color accuracy and image quality to the next level. Images are bold and realistic at high brightness levels, resulting in richer, more appealing visual content.

Zone 4 – Dome Projection with Christie HD14K-M

Christie’s expertise in projection mapping on uneven surfaces is demonstrated in this zone with the deployment of a Christie HD14K-M 3DLP projector displaying vibrant images on a dome-shaped object. Equipped with 13,500 lumens and embedded warping, blending and color matching capabilities, the HD14K-M has been deployed countless times all around the world for a variety of event and rental staging applications.

Zone 5 – Virtual Reality Experience with Christie Captiva and Christie 360

The Christie Pandoras Box’s spectacular 3D render engine is set to impress visitors further in this zone, where they can embark on an exciting virtual walkthrough of various environments created by Christie 360, seen through Oculus Rift virtual reality glasses. Audiences not wearing the headset can also observe the action displayed on a large screen using a Christie Captiva Series 1DLP laser phosphor ultra short throw projector, designed to maximize space without sacrificing visual impact with one of the shortest throw distances on the market. In addition, a Christie GS Series 1DLP laser phosphor projector is used to project dynamic visuals in this zone.

Zone 6 – Control Room Display Solutions

Showcasing the Christie® Phoenix – which enables seamless access and control of audio-visual data regardless of the user’s location – and the Christie FHD552-X LCD panel arranged in a 2-by-2 array – this zone highlights how Christie control room solutions are ideal for mission critical environments. A network streaming solution at its core, Christie Phoenix enables users to collaborate, synthesize and generate fast and accurate decisions in the most critical situations while the Christie FHD552-X offers full HD resolution, high pixel density and an LED-backlit screen.

Zone 7 – Holographic Display with Christie FHD552-X

This zone showcases the capabilities of Christie visual solutions in presenting innovative display concepts for a mesmerizing visual experience. A Christie FHD552-X LCD panel is placed beneath a glass prism to generate breathtaking, highly realistic holographic images of various Christie projector models.

Comprehensive Lineup of Solutions

In addition to the seven themed zones, a display zone featuring a comprehensive range of 3LCD and 1DLP solutions including the Christie AP Series, D Series, G Series, GS Series, H Series, HS Series and Q Series has also been set up. Also showing is the award-winning Christie® MicroTiles® installed behind a large Christie logo cutout at the main reception counter. Christie MicroTiles are the ultimate digital canvas for delivering amazing image quality, and vibrant, true-to-life colors in almost any shape and size. They are ideal for owners of entertainment venues to create eye-catching signage and displays that bring events to life.

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About Christie

Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. is a global visual and audio technologies company and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio, Inc., Japan, (JP:6925). Consistently setting the standards by being the first to market some of the world’s most advanced projectors and complete system displays, Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world. From retail displays to Hollywood, mission critical command centers to classrooms and training simulators, Christie display solutions and projectors capture the attention of audiences around the world with dynamic and stunning images. Visit www.christiedigital.com.

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