Christie LX1500

Part Number: 103-013100-XX

The Christie LX1500 LCD projector is the world’s brightest projector in its class delivering a stunning 15,000 ANSI lumens brightness from an advanced 4-lamp, 3LCD optical engine. Designed for performance applications including Houses of Worship, staged events and medium sized auditoriums, the LX1500 combines native XGA resolution and 2000:1 contrast ratio with the latest 10-bit image processing for flawless image reproduction.
Technology 3LCD
Resolution 1024 x 768 XGA
Brightness 15,000 Lumens
Contrast 2,000:1 (Full on/off)
Illumination 4 x 330W NHS
Lamp Life 2,000 hours
Height 9.9″
Width 22.8″
Depth 31.9″
Weight 80.3 lbs (36.5 kg)
  • 3 x 1.8″ LCD
  • Native XGA 1024 x 768 resolution
Input Signal Compatibility
  • VGA through to UXGA
  • Supports standard HDTV formats (480i, 480p, 575i, 575p, 720p, 1035i, and 1080i, 1080p via digital connection only)
  • 10-bit image processing
Pixel Clock
  • 230MHz
Scan Rates
  • Horizontal: 15kHz to 120kHz
  • Vertical: 50Hz to 120Hz
Inputs, Control and Networking
  • Input 1: HD15 and DVI-I
  • Input 2: RGBHV, Y, Pb, Y/C, s-video
  • Input 3 and 4: open slots
  • DB9 RS-232 in and out
  • USB
  • Wired Remote Jack
  • Weight: 80.3 lbs (36.5 kg)
  • Size (L x W x H): 31.9 x 22.8 x 9.9″
  • 330W NHS
  • Lamp Life: 2000 hrs (max brightness)
  • User replaceable
Optical System
  • Fast Lens Change (FLC™) mount
  • Power adjustable zoom, focus
  • Up/down, left/right shift
  • Image elevation up to 5.7″
  • Horizontal and vertical offset up to 120% vertical and 78% horizontal (depending on lens)
Lens Options
  • The LX1500 is shipped without a lens. Choose the lens appropriate for your application:
  • Optional fixed lenses: 0.8:1, 1.2:1, 7.0:1
  • Optional zoom lenses: 1.1-1.5:1, 1.5-2.0:1,1.3-1.8:1, 2.0-2.6:1, 2.6-3.5:1, 3.5-4.6:1, 4.6-6.0:1, 6.3-9.0:1
  • 220V AV, 9.7A
  • Power consumption: 1800W max
Standard Accessories
  • Line cords for US and EU
  • Wireless remote
  • User manual including startup guide and CD-ROM
  • Computer cable
  • Integrated carrying handles
Optional Accessories
  • Input modules: HD15, DVI-I, 5-BNC, dual SD/HD-SDI, image warping/blending
  • Shipping case
  • Ceiling mount
Operating Environment
  • Temperature: 40 to 95° F (5 – 35° C)
  • Humidity: 20-80% (non-condensing)
  • Altitude: 0-8558ft (0-2700m)
  • Audible noise: 51 dBA
Regulatory Approvals
  • FCC Class A
  • EN5502 Class A, CE
  • RoHS compliant
  • CSA 22.2 No 950, UL 1950 cUL
  • IEC950 (EN60950)
  • Product warranty: 3 years parts and labor (excluding lamp)
  • Lamp warranty 500 hours or one year (whichever comes first)
  The Christie LX1500 is compatible with digital and analog signal formats from XGA data to 1080i video, with a range of optical input modules including digital blending/warping, SDO and HD-SDI to further extend the signal compatibility. The available lens suite (this is a body-only format projector) includes 11 lenses with throw ratios from 0.8:1 through 9.0:1 combined with horizontal and vertical lens shift for a broad range of installation options that enable you to position the projector almost anywhere. Staging partners can use lenses from the popular LX100 and LX120 models to maximize their assets.  
Accessories LX1500 Part Number: 103-013100-01 LX1500 Part Number: 103-013100-02
Christie CCM-LX-i 103-116109-XX NA
15 Pin Sub-D Interface Module 38-804718-XX NA
5BNC/S-Video Module 103-114107-XX 103-133108-02
Dual SDI/HD-SDI Interface Module 38-804790-XX 103-132107-02
DVI Input Module 38-804715-XX NA
DVI/HD15 Input Module 103-113106-XX 103-134109-02


  • Ultra-high brightness 15,000 ANSI lumens
  • High on/off contrast ratio up to 2000:1
  • True XGA native resolution (1024 x 768)
  • Scaling for VGA up to UXGA
  • Range of optional input modules including DVI, SDI, HD-SDI
  • Extensive lens suite
  • Lens shift and digital keystone correction capability
  • Lamp life of 2000 hours typical
  • Optional ChristieNET™ connectivity for monitoring and control
The robust design includes long-life optical components, an innovative cooling system and new air filtration system. The Christie LX1500 produces exceptional image performance with minimal maintenance which means increased reliability and worry-free presentations.