The DLV1280-DX from Christie - be in Control 24/7

The DLV1280-DX is the world's highest performing rear-projection SXGA display solution specifically designed for command and control applications.

Christie DLV1280-DX Rear Mounted Projector

Part Number: 38-DLV001-XX

SXGA DLP® Rear-Mounted Projector

The DLV1280-DX is the world's highest performing rear-projection SXGA display solution specifically designed for command and control applications. Focusing on razor sharp image quality, the robust feature set of the DLV1280-DX includes Primary Color Adjustment (PCAȁ) for superior color matching, Color Space Control (CSC™) for individual RGB control to ensure image-to-image color uniformity and brightness uniformity to ensure perfect matching both within the image and across multiple screens. The Xenon illumination system provides lower cost of ownership and offers variable lamp power.


  • Designed for 24/7 applications
  • Christie's award-winning optical technology
  • Razor sharp image quality
  • Superior 3 black aperture DMD™ technology
  • 2000 ANSI Lumens
  • PCA™ (Primary Color Adjustment)
  • SXGA native resolution
  • Christie's CoRE™ electronics
  • LiteLOC™ constant brightness tracking
  • High quality short throw tiling lens
  • Network and multiple projection control
  • DVI Digital Input capable
  • Automatic Set-up
  • Ruggedized solid state design
  • Ultra cooled for long term reliability and performance for 24/7 mission-critical applications
  • Brightness uniformity
  • Over 2000 ANSI lumens minimum, 2500
    ANSI lumens maximum
  • Over 85% brightness uniformity: adjustable
    up to 100% uniformity
Contrast Ratio
  • 750:1
  • 1280x1024 native panel resolution
  • Christie 3 chip black aperture DMD™ Optical System
  • 16.7 million displayable colors
Horizontal Frequency
  • 15kHz to 120kHz
Vertical Frequency
  • 24Hz to 120Hz
Dot Clock
  • 160 MHz
  • 1.2:1 fixed short throw lens (sold
Screen Size
  • 5' to 40' (1.5m to 12.2m with 1.2:1 lens)
Light Valve Specifications
  • 3‐chip black aperture DMD™
  • Input 1: analog RGB 5 BNC for RGBHV,
    YprPb, YcbCr and YUV
  • Input 2: optional plug in input modules
  • Composite sync and sync‐on‐green
  • HDTV Tri level sync compatible
  • Infrared standard, optional wired keypad
Enhanced Feature Set
  • Autosource setup
  • 2 diagnostic status LEDs
  • Intuitive on‐screen display
  • Service functions can be password
  • Multiple language support
  • 100 channel memory
  • Auto power‐up
  • RS232 and RS422 communication port (9
    pin D‐sub terminal)
  • IR Remote keypad
  • Front IR receiver
  • Optional 2‐way controller
  • Split network feature
Tiling Performance Feature
  • Primary Color Adjustment (PCA™)
  • Brightness uniformity feature
Lamp Specifications
  • 500W CERMAX Xenon® Lamp
  • Color temperature range 3200K to 9300K
  • User replaceable lamp
Power Requirements
  • Voltage range: (auto‐switching) AC 100‐
    240V +/‐ 10%
  • Line frequency: 50 ‐ 60 Hz nominal
  • Power consumption: 900W (maximum);
    750W maximum in 350W lamp mode
  • Inrush current rating: 50A (maximum)
  • Inrush at lowest low line 90VAC 27A
  • Inrush at lowest high line 264VAC 37A
  • Current rating: 9 amps (maximum at
  • Thermal dissipation: 3000 BTU/hour at
    350W lamp mode
  • Operating temperature: 0 to 35° C
  • Operating humidity: 20 to 80% noncondensing
Variable Lamp Power Supply/Light Output
Control (LiteLOC™)
  • "Auto‐brightness" mode to maintain
    constant brightness over time
  • Lamp Conserve" mode to extend the lamp
  • "Max Brightness" mode for maximum light
Physical Specifications
  • Size: 21.8" W x 36" L x 11.8" H with 1.2:1
  • 55.37cm x 91.5 cm x 29.97 cm with 1.2:1
  • Weight: 90 lbs (40.8 kg)
Standard Accessories
  • IR Wireless Remote (with 2AA batteries)
  • 8' line cord
  • User Manual
Optional Accessories
  • Wired two‐way remote controller (RS422)
  • Remote IR sensor
  • Replacement lamp module
  • Multi‐standard video decoder (supports
    NTSC, PAL, SECAM standards)
  • DVI module
  • Digital HDTV module
  • Compatible with assorted analog input
  • Librarian communication software
Regulatory Approvals
  • Safety: CSA C22.2 No.950, UL 1950,
    EN60950 European Norm "Safety of
    Information Technology Equipment"
  • Complies with relevant worldwide EMC
    safety standards
  • The product complies with FCC class A and
    EN55022 Class A requirements
  • This product conforms to all relevant
    European directives, standards, safety,
    health and environmental concerns and
    bears the CE marketing
  • Product warranty: 15 months parts and
    labor (excluding lamp)
  • Greater than 20,000 hours MTBF (mean
    time between failures)

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