Christie LX1200

Part Number: 103-033107-XX

The Christie LX1200 offers vivid, true-to-life visual displays with native XGA (1024 x 768) resolution. With 12,000 ANSI lumens, the Christie LX1200 gives you complete flexibility for high brightness applications and cost-effective performance. These projectors can be stacked for redundancy or added brightness up to 24,000 lumens. The Christie LX1200 is ideal for staging applications or environments with high ambient light.
Technology 3LCD
Resolution 1024 x 768 XGA
Brightness 12,000 Lumens
Contrast 4000:1 (Full on/off)
Illumination Dual 330W Ushio NSHA
Lamp Life 2000 hours, up to 3000 in eco mode
Height 10.5 (267.5 mm)
Width 20.9 (530.0 mm)
Depth 29.8 (757.0 mm)
Weight 60.9 lbs (27.6 kg)
  • 12,000 lumens
  • Contrast Ratio: 4000:1 (full on/off)
  • 90% Brightness Uniformity (corner to corner)
  • 3 x 1.8” Inorganic LCD panels
  • Native XGA 1024×768
  • Dual 330W Ushio NSHA
  • Normal Mode: 2000 hours
  • Eco Mode: 3000 hours
Input Signal Compatibility
  • UXGA/SXGA+/SXGA/WXGA(Compression)/XGA/SVGA/VGA, MAC, NTCS, PAL, SECAM, NTSC4.43, PAL-M, PAL-N . Video (480i, 480P, 720P, 1080i)
Pixel Clock
  • Analog 230MHz / Digital 162MHz
Scan Rates
  • Horizontal: 15kHz to 120kHz
  • Vertical: 48Hz to 120Hz
Inputs, Control and Networking
  • Input #1: DVI-D x 1 (Compatible with HDCP), D-Sub15 x 1
  • Input #2: BNC x 5 (R, G, B, H, V & Y, Pb/Cb, Pr/Cr & Composite), Mini DIN 4-pin (S-video)
  • Input #3: Option card slot
  • Input #4: Option card slot
  • Control: Serial Input – Dsub-9 x 1
  • Serial Output: Dsub-9 x 1. R/C jack: mini jack x 1
Optical System
  • Motorized zoom, focus and lens shift
  • Mechanical Light Shutter
    • Fixed
    • Short 0.8:1
    • Short 1.2:1
    • Zoom
    • Short 1.4-1.8:1
    • Short 1.5-2.0:1
    • Short 1.2-1.5:1
    • Standard 2.0-2.6:1
    • Standard 2.6-3.5:1
    • Semi long 3.5-4.5:1
    • Long Zoom 4.4-6.2:1
    • Long 6.3-9.0:1
    • Digital Keystone
    • V +/- 40°, H +/- 20°
    • Standard
    • Quick setup manual
    • Real Color Management software instruction
    • Lens spacer for optional lenses
    • Light-block sheet
    • Mounting clamp
    • Lens cover strap
    • Power cord
    • AC cord UL type (NEMA 6-20P plug type) 3 meters
    • AC cord European2P plug type 3 meters
    • Computer cable (Dsub15-Dsub15)
    • Remote control
    • Optional
    • DVI/Dsub15 input card
    • 5 BNC/S-video input card
    • SDI-Dual input card (HD-SDI only)
    • CCM-LX-i- Network Input Card
    • AutoFilter cartridge
Enhanced feature sets
  • 4DColor™ technology
  • Illuminated control panel
  • *Stackable design for redundancy or added brightness up to 24,000 lumens
  • Auto-switching lamp (single lamp mode)
  • Digital keystone
  • AutoFilter cartridge (up to 10,000 hours) maintenance free operation
  • Built-in RS 232c port
  • Customizable start-up logo
  • Native 4:3; selectable aspect ratio 16:9 and true mode
  • Top loading lamps
  • Intuitive graphical user interface
  • Built-in keypad (power on/standby, menu, up, down, left, right arrows)
  • Front and rear infrared sensors for IR keypad
  • Carrying handles
  • Auto discoloration prevention with 3D-AUCC technology
  • Top access to LCD panels – simplifies cleaning and maintenance
  • 360 degree on-axis rotation
*In a stacked setup, this projector is best suited for events or temporary use. The projector may need to be re-aligned if it is used in a fixed-installation application
Power requirements
  • Operating voltage: 100-120 V AC +/- 10%; 220-240 V AC +/- 10%
  • Operating current: 4.8A max at 200V AC; 9.9A max at 100V AC
    • Power:
    • 940W typ.(3207[BTU/h]) (Normal 100V/9.9A)
    • 895W typ. (3054[BTU/h]) (Normal 220V/4.8A)
    • 940W typ.(3207[BTU/h]) (Normal 100V/9.9A)
    • 895W typ. (3054[BTU/h]) (Normal 220V/4.8A)
  • Dissipation: 3,207 BTU/hr
Dimensions (LxWxH)
  • Body size: (L x W x H) 29.8 x 20.9 x 10.5″ (757.0 x 530.0 x 267.5mm) (body only, without lens; feet at minimum height position)
  • Shipping dimensions: 37.4 x 33.3 x 21.3″ (951.0 x 846.0 x 542.0mm)
  • Weight: 60.9 lbs (27.6 kg) (without lens)
  • Shipping weight: 83.8lbs (38.0kg)
  • 42dBA standard mode
  • 39dBA eco mode
Operating environment
  • Temperature: 41°F to 104°F (5°C to 40°C)
  • Storage temperature: 14˚F to 140˚F (-10˚C to 60˚C)
  • Humidity: 20% to 80% non-condensing 0 to 8858ft (0 to 2700 m)
Regulatory Approvals This product conforms to the following regulations related to product safety, environmental requirements and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC):
  • Directives (EC) 2002/95/EC (RoHS); 2002/96/EC (WEEE)
    • Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH)
    • CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1
    • UL 60950-1,
    • IEC 60950-1,
    • FCC, Part 15, Subpart B, Class A
    • EN55022/CISPR22 Class A
    • EN55024 / CISPR24
    • Certifications marks
    • cULus (Canada & US)
    • CE (EU)
    • CCC (China)
    • GoST-R (Russia)
Limited Warranty
  • Projector: three years parts and labor
  • Lamp: 500 hours or one year (whichever comes first)
  • Contact an authorized Christie representative for full details of our limited warranty
  For truer, life-like color and skin tones – our 4DColor™ technology uses a fourth color control device to enhance your content’s color and contrast. Inorganic LCD panels provide robust design for long life expectancy, enhanced performance, and improved contrast ratio compared to conventional LCD panels. Setting up and using the Christie LX1200 is easy due to its motorized lenses and digital keystone capabilities. The AutoFilter system rotates new filter sheets for up to 10,000 hours before the cartridge needs to be replaced. Easy lamp access reduces projector downtime and service and maintenance costs. When used in eco mode, the lamp can last up to 3000 hours. Experience smart design, ease of use and great performance, all for a low cost of ownership with the Christie LX1200. ** In a stacked setup, this projector is best suited for events or temporary use. The projector may need to be re-aligned if it is used in a fixed-installation application


  • 12,000 ANSI lumens provides high brightness. The projector is stackable to provide redundancy or additional brightness.
  • The Christie LX1200 boasts a 4000:1 contrast ratio for exceptional image clarity.
  • 4D Color™ technology produces more life-like color/skin tones.
  • The inorganic LCD light engine design creates the darkest black and smoothest imaging.
  • 10-bit video processing gives natural and smooth color tone and video playback.
  • The AutoFilter system offers 10,000 hours of maintenance-free operation.
  • A suite of optional lenses and a variety of input modules give the Christie LX1200 complete application flexibility.
  • The Christie LX1200 works in either 100-120V or 200-240V environments.