Canon’s latest LCoS projectors are its brightest-ever in the REALiS line. The new REALiS WUX5000 and WUX5000 D offer the company’s fourth-generation AISYS (Aspectual Illumination System) optical technology, are native WUXGA (1920×1200 – 16:10) and carry a brightness spec of 5,000 lumens. Integrated with Canon’s Color-Correction IC (integrated circuit) and 3D color LUT (look-up table) for six-axis color management, the REALiS WUX5000 D projector has all the features of the WUX5000 model plus a DICOM Simulation mode designed to reproduce medical images such as X-Rays, CAT scans and MRI images with superb 21-step grayscale gradation.
Other features include both RGB, VGA, DVI and HDMI 1.3 inputs, RS232 and IP control, plus motorized horizontal and vertical lens shift. Pricing for the REALiS WUX5000 and WUX5000 D is $8,999 and $9,999 respectively and the models are scheduled to ship in March.