Bright, Detailed Stereo Images in a Compact Package

The Christie Mirage S+8K produces a powerful 8000 lumens with 1500-2000:1 contrast for brilliant image quality and clarity from a compact, lightweight package.

Mirage S+8K 3-chip DLP® projector

Part Number: 38-DSP106-XX


The Christie Mirage S+8K produces a powerful 8000 lumens with 1500-2000:1 contrast for brilliant image quality and clarity from a compact, lightweight package. With increased processing power and internal edge-blending and optional image warping - your 3D displays create impact.

Using next generation 3-chip DLP® technology, high-quality optics and 10-bit image processing, the Christie Mirage S+8K is a quiet, powerful package offering unique features such as highbandwidth signal processing, higher stereo sync, internal scaling of stereo signals, Picture in Picture and seamless switching between sources.

On-board ChristieNET™ projector networking makes monitoring and control as simple as plugging in an Ethernet cable. With a full suite of lenses and compatibility with legacy input modules, the Christie Mirage S+8K easily fits into any 3D application.

Christie Mirage - recreate reality!


  • 8,500 ANSI lumens
  • Native SXGA+ 1400 x 1050 resolution
  • 1500-2000:1 contrast ratio enabling highly enhanced image detail, with blacker blacks and whiter whites
  • All new 10-bit image processing providing broader color spectrum and wider input signal compatibility
  • Internal scaling of both mono and stereo input signals
  • ChristieTWIST™ internal Image Warping and Edge-Blending module option
  • Stereo synch at 115Hz for SXGA+ and 120Hz for SXGA resolutions
  • Cermax® Xenon lamp system – natural, photo-realistic color for high quality blended and tiled images.
  • Complete with Christie's proprietary Comprehensive Color Adjustment (CCA™), LiteLOC™ Light Output Control, and Brightness Uniformity Control


  • Entertainment
  • Theme parks
  • Large venues
  • Automotive
  • Oil & gas exploration
  • Scientific research
  • Aerospace
  • Manufacturing
  • Museums and education
  • Architecture
  • 8,500 ANSI lumens (+/- 10%)
  • 90% brightness uniformity
  • 450:1 ANSI, 1500-2000:1 full field (adjustable internal aperture)
Display Technology and Resolution
  • 3-chip 0.95" Darkchip3™ DMD
  • True SXGA+ 1400 x 1050 resolution
Input Signal Compatibility
  • VGA to QXGA (2048 x 1536)
  • All current HDTV/DTV formats
  • Multi-standard video decoder
  • Horizontal and vertical scaling, all inputs
Scan Rates
  • Horizontal - 15 kHz to 120 kHz
  • Vertical - 23.97 to 150 Hz
Pixel Clock
  • 220 MHz
  • 115 Hz refresh rate at SXGA+ resolution
  • 120 Hz refresh rate at SXGA resolution
Inputs, Control & Networking
  • RGBHV/YPbPr: 5 BNC
  • DVI-I: digital/analog RGB/YPbPr (HDCP)
  • One composite video, one S-video
  • Two option slots for analog/digital modules
  • 3 RS-232 ports and 1 RS-422 port
  • On-board ChristieNET™ connectivity (RJ45)
  • Built-in backlit keypad and IR remote control
Advanced Feature Set
  • Built-in edge-blending
  • Brightness Uniformity Control - adjusts center-to-edge brightness uniformity across the image –up to 100% uniformity
  • Dark Interval Adjustment (DIA™) - a mechanism to tune the projector’s interaction with the LCD shutter glasses to achieve the optimum image with a minimum of color artifacts or cross-talk between left and right eye images
  • Minimum Delay Feature - provides a less than one frame delay in image processing between input and display
  • Stereo Sync Harness - provide projector control of the phase of the output through the menu
  • Auto set-up, power-up feature
  • Menus in five languages
  • On-screen help
  • 50 channel memories
Lens Mount
  • Motorized horizontal and vertical offset
  • Tool-less lens insertion system
  • Tilt adjustment
  • Built-in light shutter
  • Internal electromechanical iris
  • 1.2kW CERMAX® Xenon pre-aligned lamp module
  • 1500 hours (typical) lifetime
Light Output Control (LITELOC™)
  • provides constant brightness tracking and monitors lamp output. It also automatically adjusts the power to ensure constant, uniform brightness across the image – on a multiple-projector screen or multiple-screen display.
Power Requirements
  • 200 VAC to 240 VAC +/- 10% @ 50/60 Hz
  • Power consumption: 2000W maximum
  • Thermal dissipation: 6825 BTU/hr
  • Operating current: 10A @ 200V
Dimensions (excluding lens)
  • Weight: 80 lb (36.6 kg) (excluding lens)
  • Shipping weight: 125 lb (56.7 kg)
  • Size: 26" W x 22.3" L x 12.3" H (660mm W x 566mm L x 313mm H) (excluding lens)
Standard Accessories
  • IR keypad (w/batteries)
  • Line cord
  • Stereo Synch Harness
  • User manual
Optional Accessories
  • A large variety of fixed and zoom lenses available with throw ratios from 0.67:1 to 7.3:1
  • ChristieTWIST™ Image Warping module with enhanced edge-blending
  • Wired remote control and RS-422 Two Way Controller
  • Ethernet, RS-232, RS-422 cables
  • Service manual
  • KoRE™ 10-bit librarian
  • Lens adaptor (for competitive lenses)
  • Remote IR sensor
Operating Environment
  • Temp: 40-95° F (5-35° C)
  • Humidity: 20-80% non-condensing
Regulatory Approvals
  • UL/CSA/IEC 60950 (3rd edition)
  • FCC Class A, CE, CCC (pending)
  • RoHS and WEEE compliant
  • 2 years parts and labor (including light engine)


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