Press Release

New Christie LU77 LCD Projector Features True UXGA Resolution And Superior Brightness

Powerful Projector Offers 7700 Lumens and 900:1 Contrast Ratio for Fine Image Detail

CYPRESS, CA – (October 28, 2004) – Christie, a leading provider of visual solutions for business, entertainment and industry, has introduced the new Christie LU77 – a quad lamp, high power LCD projector delivering true UXGA resolution (1600x1200) with brightness of up to 7700 ANSI lumens and a contrast ratio of 1000:1. Using a quad lamp design, the Christie LU77 is the brightest native UXGA projector available on the market today. For larger-than-life images where every pixel on-screen counts, the Christie LU77 is perfectly suited for high-end applications found in training facilities, simulation, data modeling and command centers.

The Christie LU77 can use any of the eleven optional lenses for installation into a wide range of applications. The projector’s horizontal and vertical lens offset allows users to place images anywhere from almost any angle. Available digital and analog input options including HD-SDI make the Christie LU77 the most flexible high-resolution visual solution on the market today.

The Christie LU77 can be networked with optional ChristieNET™ - Christie’s proprietary networking solution used to monitor and control any projectors and other devices over a TCP/IP network from anywhere in the world.

 “Simply put, the Christie LU77 offers the widest array of features and the brightest image in its class, providing endless application possibilities,” said Neil Wittering, senior product manager, Fixed Installs, Christie. “It continues the Christie tradition of delivering high quality, reliability, performance and power to meet the most demanding needs.”

About Christie

Christie is celebrating its 75th anniversary as a leader in visual solutions for world-class organizations, offering diverse applications for business, entertainment, and industry. With expertise in film projection since 1929 and professional projection systems since 1979, Christie has established a global reputation as the world’s single source manufacturer of a variety of display technologies and solutions for cinema, large audience environments, control rooms, business presentations, training facilities, 3D and virtual reality, simulation, education, media and government. Christie has installed over 75,000 projectors worldwide. For more information, visit