Christie is expanding its series of laser phosphor projection systems with the global launch of the DCI-compliant Christie CP2208-LP digital cinema projector. Delivering up to 11,000 native lumens of brightness, the 3D capable Christie CP2208-LP is virtually maintenance free with no lamps to change, offers a lower total cost of operation, and provides a lower carbon footprint for theater owners. It is available as a complete system with the optional Christie IMB-S2 integrated media block and also works with other, popular Series-2 IMBs. It delivers superior content flexibility with its ability to display DCI content, alternative content, 3D content and content developed at high frame rates.
“The Christie CP2208-LP is a truly cost-effective entry into DCI-compliant digital cinema,” said Allan Fernandes, product manager, Christie. “It is the perfect solution for the independent exhibitor, local art houses with limited budgets and remote sites where lamp maintenance can be troublesome.”
Designed, engineered and manufactured by Christie, a world leader in digital laser cinema technology, the Christie CP2208-LP is reliable and easy-to-operate. Capable of lighting screens up to 35 feet wide in DCI color, the CP2208-LP supports various alternative content sources through dual HDMI-over-DVI ports, delivering images on the screen that are bright and engaging. It can display a full range of content, from the latest Hollywood blockbusters to locally produced content from all over the world.
“For the cinema owner facing the challenges of finding an easy and affordable path to digital cinema, the Christie CP2208-LP is the perfect solution,” added Fernandes. “It is the only projector at this price point to package industry-leading Christie laser phosphor technology into a DCI-compliant, reliable and easy to operate projection system.”