High definition, widescreen resolution 3LCD projector

The Christie LWU505 provides the highest definition data resolution without compromising your full HD video content.

Christie LWU505 LCD WUXGA Projector

Part Number: 103-030104-XX

WUXGA inorganic 3LCD 5,000 ANSI lumen projector

The Christie LWU505 digital projector offers native WUXGA resolution (1920 x 1200) making it an ideal choice for small to mid-sized applications – corporate AV, higher education, houses of worship –any organization requiring a high definition widescreen projector in the 5000 ANSI lumen range.

Technology 3LCD
Resolution 1920 x 1200 WUXGA
Brightness 5,000 ANSI Lumens
Contrast 2000:1
Illumination 330W NSHA lamp
Lamp Life 2,000 hours, up to 3,000 in eco mode
Length 17.12" (434.8 mm)
Width 19.27" (489.5 mm)
Height 6.50" (164 mm)
Weight 21.6 lbs (9.8 kg)

The Christie LWU505 is a compact, lightweight projector packed full of premium features, at an affordable price.


  • 5000 ANSI lumens brightness suitable for small to medium size applications
  • Native WUXGA resolution (1920x1200)
  • 2000:1 contrast ratio for exceptional image clarity
  • Same optional lens suite as Christie LX505, Christie LX605 and Christie LW555
  • Highest level of data resolution without compromising full HD video content
  • Mechanical shutter (light dowser)
  • Ships with standard lens: 1.70-2.89:1 Zoom Lens

Set up and image adjustment is a breeze, even in the most challenging room environments… built-in 3D Keystone™ technology ensures quick and easy image alignment. The Christie LWU505 is also equipped with motorized lens shift for zoom and focus, with a center mount lens design and easy one-button lens release capability.

The Christie LWU505 uses the same suite of optional lenses compatible with the Christie LX505, Christie LX605 and the Christie LW555 which enables easy integration with these other projectors, and ensures a lower cost of ownership.

This quiet, compact projector, available in an off-white color to complement its surroundings,  is also backed by Christie’s industry-leading warranties, service and support.

  • 5000 ANSI lumens
  • 2000:1 contrast ratio
  • >80% brightness uniformity
  • 3 x 0.76” Inorganic LCD panels
  • Native WUXGA (1920 x 1200) resolution
  • 330W NSHA
  • Normal mode 2000 hours, eco mode 3000 hours
Signal Compatibility
  • VGA through WUXGA (1920 x 1200)
Video Signal
  • Accepts current HDTV/DTV formats (720p, 1035i, 1080i, 1080p)
Pixel Clock
  • 162MHz ~ 162MHz
Inputs, Control and Networking
  • DVI-D x 1 (HDCP Compliant)
  • HDMI x 1
  • D-Sub 15 x 1
  • BNC x 5 (R,G,B,H,V & Y, Pb/Cb, Pr/Cr & Composite)
  • Mini DIN 4-pin (S-video)
  • RCA x3 (Video/Y,Pb/Cb,Pr/Cr)
  • Audio input Mini jack x 2(1,2)(stereo)
  • RCA x2(R,L-mono)
  • Control port Dsub-9 x 1
  • R/C Jack – Mini jack x 1 (wired remote)
  • RJ45 LAN x 1
Optical System
  • Motorized zoom, focus and lens shift
  • Vertical and Horizontal lens shift
  • Ships with standard lens 1.7-2.89:1
Standard Accessories
  • Quick set-up manual 
  • PIN code label registration card 
  • UL cable card 
  • Lens adaptor 
  • Power cord-AC cord UL type (NEMA 6-20P plug type)
  • AC cord (European 2P plug type 
  • Computer cable (Dsub15)
  • Remote control 
  • Lens mount cover
  • Lens anti-theft screw
  • USB cable
Optional Accessories
  • CCM-LX for enhanced network options
  • AutoFilter cartridge 
  • Replacement 330W NSHA lamp
  • 1.25-1.70:1 Zoom Lens
  • 1.70-2.89:1 Zoom Lens
  • 2.89-4.60:1 Long Lens
  • 4.60-7.36:1 Zoom Lens
  • Lens 0.8:1
  • Ships with standard lens: 1.70-2.89:1 Zoom Lens
  • 1.25-1.70:1 Zoom Lens
  • 2.89-4.60:1 Long Lens
  • 4.60-7.36:1 Zoom Lens
  • Lens 0.8:1
Enhanced Feature Sets
  • 10-bit image processing
  • Top-loading lamp
  • 1-button quick lens release
  • 3D Keystone™ technology (advanced four corner geometry correction) 
  • Suite of optional lenses
  • Easy menu navigation
  • Up to 13,000 hour AutoFilter
  • 360 degree on axis rotation
  • Built in networking -RJ45
  • Expansion port for advanced networking module (CCM-LX)
  • Customized logo capture
Power Requirements
  • Operating voltage: 100-120 VAC ±10%/200-240 VAC ±10% 
  • Operating current: 5.2A max @ 100-120 VAC 50/60Hz; 2.5A max @ 200-240 VAC 50/60Hz 
  • Operating power: 488W max 
  • Dissipation: 1,771 BTU/hr
  • Dissipation: 1,665 BTU/hr
  • Body size with lens (LxWxH): 17.12 x 19.27 x 6.50" (434.8 x 489.5 x 164.0mm) 
  • Weight: 21.6lbs (9.8kg) with lens 
  • Shipping weight: 35.1lbs (15.9kg) 
  • Shipping size (LxWxH): 22.90 x 26.81 x 12.52" (581 x 681 x 318mm)
  • 35dBA standard mode 
  • 29dBA eco mode
Operating Environment
  • Operating temperature: 41-104˚F (5-40˚C) 
  • Humidity (non-condensing): 20-80% 
  • Altitude: 0-8858ft/0-2700m
Regulatory Approvals
  • This product conforms to the following regulations related to product safety, environmental requirements and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC): 
  • CISPR22/EN55022 
  • CISPR24/EN55024 
  • UL 60950-1 first edition 
  • CAN/CSA-C22.2 No 60950-1-03 first edition 
  • IEC60950-1:2001
Limited Warranty
  • Projector: 3 years parts and labor
  • Lamp: 500 hours or one year (whichever comes first) or Contact an authorized Christie representative for full details of our limited warranty

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

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