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The Christie Vivid LX33 is a perfect solution for mid-sized installations in boardrooms, meeting rooms and classrooms.

Christie LX33 LCD Projector

Part Number: 38-VIV205-XX


The Christie Vivid LX33 is a perfect solution for mid-sized installations in boardrooms, meeting rooms and classrooms.  Providing brightness and installation flexibility in a competitive package, with optional ChristieNET™ network connectivity, the LX33 is the perfect integration solution.

The LX33 delivers 3300 ANSI lumens from a whisper-quiet package operating at only 35dB in economy mode. Offered in a lens-less configuration, you select the right lens for the application. Vertical lens shift and digital keystone correction provides picture-perfect placement of your image. Input compatibility ranges from analog and digital RGB data up to UXGA resolution and video sources from composite through 1080i HDTV. Sophisticated digital image processing ensures the images you see on screen are bright, crisp and free of noise and distortion.

At home as a fixed installation projector or a shared resource moved from across campus and between offices, the LX33 delivers high performance and low cost of ownership.


  • 3300 ANSI Lumens
  • True XGA resolution (1024 x 768)
  • Contrast ratio 500:1
  • Digital and analog connectivity for data and video sources
  • Digital de-interlacing technology
  • Optical and digital keystone correction
  • Motorized zoom, focus and lens shift (up/down)
  • 3D digital noise reduction (DNR)
  • 35dB whisper-quiet operation with FCS linear fan control and economy mode
  • Digital magnification up to x49 and pan
  • Freeze frame, presentation timer
  • Picture and audio mute function
  • Suite of optional lenses and accessories


  • Boardrooms, conference rooms
  • Training rooms, classrooms
  • Auditoriums and churches
  • Casinos, theme parks and museums
  • 3300 ANSI lumens (typical)
  • 90% brightness uniformity
Contrast Ratio
  • 800:1
  • 3 x 0.8" p-Si Active Matrix TFT LCD panels with Micro Lens Array
  • True XGA 1024 x 768
  • 8-bit color resolution offering 16.7 million displayable colors
Dynamic Scaling
  • Digital scaling of VGA to SXGA
  • Digital de-interlacing of STV, DTV and HDTV formats with DDT technology
Horizontal Frequency Range
  • 15 to 100 kHz
Vertical Frequency Range
  • 50 to 100 Hz
Dot Clock
  • 160 MHz
Standard Projection Lens
  • The Vivid LX33 is offered in a lens-less configuration. Choose the lens to fit the application:
  • Short throw 0.8:1 fixed lens
  • Medium throw 1.3-1.8:1 zoom lens
  • Standard throw 1.8-2.4:1 zoom lens
  • Long throw 2.4-4.3:1 zoom lens
  • Input 1: DVI-D (24-pin digital RGB) or HD15 (analog RGB ); audio input (stereo mini-jack)
  • Input 2: 5 BNC (RGBHV, YPbPr, YCbCr); audio input (stereo mini-jack)
  • Input 3: RCA (composite, YPbPr, and YCbCr), S-Video (4-pin mini DIN); audio input (2 x RCA L/R)
  • Control port input: (8-pin mini DIN and USB type B)
  • Two built-in 2W RMS speakers (per channel) and amplifier
Source Compatibility
  • Compatibility with VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, MAC, SUN and SGI computer sources
  • Accepts Composite Video, S-Video and component video from VCR, DVD, Laser Disc players and video cameras
  • Auto detects PAL, PAL-M, PAL-N, NTSC, NTSC4.43 and SECAM video standards
  • Compatible with DTV/HDTV formats 480i, 480p, 575i, 575p, 720p, 1035i and 1080i
  • HDTV compatible, 800 TV lines horizontal resolution
  • Digital Visual Interface (DVI-D) compatible
  • Video decoder with 3D digital comb filter for Y/C separation
Enhanced Feature Seta
  • 3D digital noise reduction
  • Power zoom and focus
  • Motorized lens shift (up/down)
  • Diual keystone correction, digital and optical +/- 40°,
  • Digital zoom and pan (min. x1/4 max. x49)
  • User-definable start-up logo
  • Freeze Frame
  • Presentation timer
  • 'No-show' mode
  • video and audio mute
  • Software lock for remote and control pad operation
  • Linear Fan Control System (FCS) for quiet operation
  • Automatic set-up (phase/tracking/positioning)
  • USB Type B
  • LED display for diagnostics
  • Remote control jack
  • Optional ChristieNET™ for connection to TCP/IP network
  • IR remote keypad with laser pointer and mouse control
  • Front and rear IR receivers
Graphical User Interface
  • Easy set-up and intuitive onscreen display (OSD)
  • Direct-key functions
  • Image aspect ratios: Standard 4:3 or wide 16:9
  • Multi-language OSD (English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Swedish, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Russian)
Lamp Specification
  • 275W NSH lamp
  • User replaceable lamp
Power Requirements
  • Power consumption: 380W maximum; 310W in economy mode
  • Thermal dissipation: 1297 BTU/hr or 1080 BTU/hr in economy mode
  • Operating temperature: 0° - 35° C (storage -30° to 60°)
  • Operating humidity: 20 - 80% (storage 0 - 90%)
  • Acoustic noise level: 39.5dBA or 35dBA in economy mode, fan control system (FCS) for whisper-quiet operation
Weight & Size
  • 15.0 lbs (6.8kg) without lens
  • 12.6" W x 6.6" H x 16.9" L
  • 320mm W x 167mm H x 430mm L
Standard Accessories
  • Remote control keypad with mouse control and laser pointer (IR/Wired operation) /-User manual
  • Computer cable
  • MAC/VGA adapter
  • Mouse control cable (PS/2, Serial and MAC)
  • Dust cover
  • Lens cover
  • AC cord x 2 (UL and European)
Optional Accessories
  • Short throw fixed 0.8:1 lens
  • Short zoom 1.3-1.8:1 lens
  • Long zoom 2.4-4.3:1 lens
  • ChristieNET™ networking
  • Lamp module
  • Ceiling mount
  • Shipping case
  • Soft-sided carrying case
  • Cover
Anti-theft Security
  • Compatible with Kensington® style security mechanisms
Regulatory Approval
  • Complies with all relevant worldwide EMC, EMI and safety standards
  • The product complies with FCC Class B, CSA C22.2 No. 950, UL 1950, cUL and IEC950 (EN60950)
  • Limited warranty 2 years parts and labor (excluding lamp)
  • Lamp warranty 120 days or 500 hours (whichever comes first)

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