Press Release

New Christie LX66 And Christie LS+58 Projectors Promise Power And Performance

Latest Christie LCD Models Deliver Brightness and Ultimate Flexibility for Wide Variety of Applications

CYPRESS, CA – (October 28, 2004) – Christie, a leading provider of visual solutions for business, entertainment and industry, today announced availability of two powerful LCD projectors – the Christie LX66 and Christie LS+58. The Christie LX66 delivers up to 6500 ANSI lumens with true XGA (1024x768) resolution. The Christie LS+58 provides up to 5800 ANSI lumens in true SXGA+ (1400x1050) resolution. Both LCD projectors feature dual 300W lamp design and contrast ratio of 1300:1, delivering the sharpest and brightest images in their class. The projectors are ideal for boardrooms, large conference rooms, small auditoriums and rental/staging environments.

Raising the Bar

Using the latest in 10-bit processing, the new projectors can be used for any video application including HDTV 720p and 1080i. New input modules include on-board edge blending and image warping. Both projectors are designed to work with existing Christie RoadRunner lenses and input modules for maximum installation and configuration flexibility.

The Christie LX66 and Christie LS+58 can be networked using optional ChristieNET™ - Christie’s proprietary networking solution for monitoring and controlling of projectors and devices over a TCP/IP network from anywhere in the world.

“The Christie LX66 and Christie LS+58 offer unmatched freedom of choice with installation and operational flexibility for nearly any application requiring dazzling images,” said Neil Wittering, senior product manager, Fixed Installs, Christie.

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