An economical, easy-to-use LCD projector

Looking for an affordable, easy to set-up, high performance LCD projector with features that ensure long life and low maintenance? Look no further than the Christie LX505.
Christie LX505 LCD XGA Digital Projector

Christie LX505 3-LCD XGA Projector

Part Number: 103-125108-XX

XGA inorganic 3-LCD 5,000 lumen digital projector

The Christie LX505 LCD projector presents exceptional image quality using advanced LCD technology that utilizes inorganic 3LCD panels. These inorganic panels have been designed for improved lifetime performance over conventional 3LCD panels. With a 1000:1 contrast ratio and 10-bit video processing, the Christie LX505 produces natural, smooth color tone to ensure picture stability and flawless video playback… a quality image every time.

Technology 3-LCD
Resolution 1024 x 768 XGA
Brightness 5,000 Lumens
Contrast 1000:1 (Full on/off)
Illumination 275W NSHA
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 21.4 lb (9.7 kg)

An economical, easy to setup, high performance projector with features that ensure long life and low maintenance. Create a perfectly aligned display with 3D Keystone™ technology, a new four-corner geometry correction tool. This easy-to-use feature allows you to quickly configure your image, ensuring a geometrically accurate display for every presentation.

Christie LX505 LCD projector provides XGA resolution at 5000 ANSI lumens, an ideal brightness level for medium-sized venues. You can easily add the Christie LX505 to a network of projectors via the built-in network port. This unit offers complete pro AV compatibility by accepting signals from a variety of sources. The long-life AutoFilter cartridge system and up to 3000 hour lamp (economy mode) ensures low cost of ownership over the life of the product.


  • 5,000 ANSI lumens for high brightness presentation
  • XGA native resolution with scaling for VGA to UXGA and video up to 1080p for compatibility with most computers and video sources 
  • 3D Keystone™ technology a new four corner geometry correction tool
  • Built in network port for total network control
  • AutoFilter cartridge reduces time between filter changes for up to 13,000 hours

The Christie LX505 is equipped with motorized lens shift for zoom and focus, with a center mount lens design and easy one-button lens release capability. A suite of optional lenses are also available. This quiet, compact projector is offered in an off-white color to blend with a variety of surroundings.

  • 5000 ANSI lumens
  • 1000:1 full on/full off
  • 80% brightness uniformity (corner to corner)
Display Technology
  • 3 x 0.8” Polysilicon TFT active matrix type Inorganic LCD
  • XGA 1024 x 768 resolution
  • Single 275W NSHA lamp
  • Typical life – Normal mode: up to 2000 hours; Eco mode: up to 3000 hours
Signal Compatibility
  • UXGA
  • WXGA
  • SXGA+
  • SXGA
  • XGA
  • SVGA
  • VGA
  • MAC
  • HDTV formats (720P@60, 720P@50, 1080i@60, 1080i@50, 1035i, 1080p)
Pixel Clock
  • 140 MHz (analog input) / 162MHz (digital)
Scan Rates
  • Horizontal frequency 15 – 100 kHz
  • Vertical frequency 48 – 100 KHz
Inputs, Control and Networking
  • Input #1 – DVI-D x 1(Compatible with HDCP), D-Sub15 x1
  • Input #2 – BNC x 5 (R, G, B, H, V & Y, Pb/Cb, Pr/Cr & Composite)
  • Input #3 – S-Video (Mini DIN 4-pin) , RCA x 3 (Video/Y , Pb/Cb , Pr/Cr)
  • Audio In – Mini jack x 2 (1, 2)(stereo) , RCA x 2 (R, L-mono)
  • Control port – Dsub-9 x 1
  • R/C Jack – Mini jack x 1 (Wired remote)
  • Network (LAN) - RJ-45 x1 (wired LAN)
  • D-Sub15 (Monitor out) x 1
  • Audio out– Mini jack x 1 (stereo)
Optical System
  • Motorized zoom, focus and lens shift
  • Vertical and horizontal lens shift*
  • Mechanical Light Shutter
  • Bayonet style 1 button release lens mount
  • Ships with standard lens – Standard 1.70-2.89:1
  • Fixed 0.8:1
  • Short 1.25-1.70:1
  • Long 2.89-4.60:1
  • Long 4.60-7.36:1
  • Offsets: Horizontal - 50%*; Vertical - 10%*
  • * Actual range depends on lens used
Standard Accessories
  • Quick setup manual
  • PIN code Label Registration card
  • UL cable card
  • Lens adaptor
  • Power cord-AC cord UL type (NEMA 6-20P plug type) 3 meters
  • AC cord (European 2P plug type) 3 meters
  • Computer cable (Dsub15)
  • Owners Manual (CD-ROM)
  • Remote control
  • AAA Battery x 2
  • Lens mount cover
  • Lens anti-theft screw
  • USB Cable
Optional Accessories
  • CCM-LX for enhanced network options
  • AutoFilter cartridge
  • Replacement lamp
Enhanced Feature Sets
  • 10-Bit image processing
  • Top loading lamp
  • 1-button quick lens release
  • Digital keystone h/v
  • 3D Keystone™ technology
  • New easy menu navigation
  • AutoFilter cartridge technology - up to 13,000 hour
  • 360 degree on axis rotation
  • Expansion port for advance networking module (CCM-LX)
  • Customized logo capture
Power Requirements
  • Operating voltage: 100 - 120 V AC +/- 10%; 200-240 V AC +/- 10%
  • Operating current: Inrush current - 30A (AC100V); 60A (AC276V); Current rating- 5.2A (AC100V); 2.5A (AC200V)
  • Power: 423W Max. (Normal 100V); 400W Max.(Normal 200V); 0.4W (Eco Stand-by 100V); 0.6W (Eco Stand-by 200V)
  • Dissipation: 1,375 BTU/hr max
  • Body dimensions, with STD lens (LxWxH):
    • 17.12" (L) x 19.27"(W) x 6.50" (H);
    • 434.8 (L) x 489.5 (W) x 164.0(H) mm
  • Weight: 21.4 lbs/9.7Kg (with standard lens)
  • Packaging size:
    • 22.90" (L) x 26.81" (W) x 12.52" (H);
    • 581.0 (L) x 681.0 (W) x 318.0 (H) mm
  • Shipping weight: 34.8 lbs/15.8Kg
Operating Environment
  • Noise: 38dBA; 31dBA Eco mode
  • Operating temperature: 5°C to 40°C; 41°F to 104°F
  • Altitude: 0 to 2700 m; 0 to 8858 feet
  • Humidity (non-condensing): 20% to 80%
  • Storage temperature: 14F to 140F / -10°C to +60°C
Regulatory Approvals
  • This product conforms to the following regulations related to product safety, environmental requirements and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC):
  • FCC Part 15, Subpart B Class B
  • CISPR22/EN55022
  • CISPR24/EN55024
  • UL 60950-1 first edition
  • IEC60950-1:2001
  • 2002/95/EC RoHS
  • Projector: 3 years parts and labor
  • Lamp: 500 hours or one year (whichever comes first)
  • 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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