Barco Projector SP4K-55

52000 lumens smart cinema projector

  • Brilliant image
  • Ready for tomorrow, today
  • Barco EcoPureTM
  • Fit and forget

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SP4K-55 is part of the Series 4 portfolio, designed in close collaboration with industry partners. Market trends in content creation, exhibition and technology were taken into account. The result? A next-generation laser projection family for all cinema screens. The SP4K models come in many different configurations offering you the freedom of choice. A wide range of brightness options, compatibility with both Barco lenses and selected 3rd party lenses, as well as a touch display and live streaming option. Play with the available options to match your specific needs.

Brilliant image

The SP4K models of the Series 4 family brings native 4K resolution, higher contrast and enhanced uniformity into the movie theater. The Barco Active Image ManagementTM includes patented technology to guarantee sharp, consistent image quality over time.

Ready for tomorrow, today

With the SP4K models and their RGB laser lightsource, the Barco ColorgenicTM technology opens up more than 98.5% of Rec. 2020. Moreover, all SP4K models are fully enabled for future innovations like 4K 120fps and compatibility with the latest immersive audio standard.

Fit and forget

The modular design of the Series 4 projectors allows for cost-effective maintenance. There are only six Barco laser plateTM spare parts to service all light source configurations. Anyone can replace the filters thanks to the toolless cover and filter handling. The SP4K-55 seamlessly integrates into your current setup.

Native brightness 52,000 lumens (typical)
Native contrast ratio 2000:1 (typical)
Digital MicroMirror Device™ 3x 1.38″ DC4K
Resolution native 4K: 4096 x 2160
Color gamut DCI P3 compliant (98.5% of Rec.2020)
Light source Laser
Prime lenses 0.8; 1.01; 1.13-1.72; 1.35-1.86; 1.46-2.10; 1.65-2.60; 2.00-3.35; 2.53-4.98

High-brightness and high-contrast B-lenses compatible

Long-term brightness stability 40,000 hrs @ average usage conditions
Housing integrated and external cooling design and patented sealed optical assembly
Dimensions (WxLxH) projector incl. feet

760 x 1470 x 612 mm

29,92 x 57,54 x 24,09 inches

external cooler:

546 x 462 x 589 mm

21,50 x 18,19 x 23,19 inches

Weight projector incl.feet: 175kg/385lbs

external cooler incl. feet: 31kg/68lbs

Power requirements Single phase or triple phase 200-240V 25A

Cooler: obtains power from the projector

Heat load (max. power) 14,500 BTU/hr
Exhaust airflow Projector: 615CFM

External cooler: 450CFM

Ambient temperature 40°C / 104F max.
Ambient humidity 85% max.
Media server Barco Alchemy ICMP-X and other media server brands ** supported
Power consumption 4.2kW (3W in Eco mode)
Noise Level Projector: 51dB(A)

External cooler: 50dB(A)

3D systems Active glasses systems and polarization systems on silver screens are supported. Color separation systems are not supported.
Safety requirements Class 1 risk group 3
User interface Touch Display and/or web based
Notes Cooling liquid hose and cable length: 2.5m or 5m (8.2ft or 16.4ft)

Vertical separation between cooler and projector: Maximum 3m (10ft)

** projector configuration with ICP-D


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