Canon Debuts 6K Lumen Projector

CCanon latest additions to its REALiS line of large venue LCoS (Liquid Crystal on Silicon) projectors are the SX6000 and the WX6000, which are both specified with a contrast ratio of 1000:1. The SX6000 offers 6000 lumens (non ANSI) of brightness at SXGA+ (1400×1050) resolution and an aspect ratio of 4:3, while the REALiS WX6000 delivers 5700 lumens of brightness at WXGA+ (1440×900) resolution and an aspect ratio of 16:10. Both projectors feature a built-in six-axis color-correction IC and 3D color LUT (Look Up Table).

As with Canon’s other REALiS projectors, the REALiS SX6000 and REALiS WX6000 are also available in “D” versions featuring a DICOM Simulation mode designed to reproduce medical images such as X-rays, CAT scans and MRI images with 21-step grayscale gradation.

Inputs include HDMI (1.3), VGA, DVI-I, RGBHV and video, plus both have RS232 and network control capability and a plethora of lens options. Pricing is $6,799 and $4,999, respectively. Here are the specs: