Barco F12 1080p Installation Projector (Wide-Angle Lens/High Brighness (MKII) Color Wheel)

Barco F12 1080p Installation Projector (Wide-Angle Lens/High Brighness (MKII) Color Wheel)

Barco F12 1080p Installation Projector (Wide-Angle Lens/High Brighness (MKII) Color Wheel)

B&H # BA101220608 MFR # 101-2206-08
Barco F12 1080p Installation Projector (Wide-Angle Lens/High Brighness (MKII) Color Wheel)

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  • 1Description

The F12 1080p Installation Projector with Wide-Angle Lens and High Brighness (MKII) Color Wheel from Barco is a professional installation projector adaptable to a range of use cases: simulation and training, small-to mid-sized venues, museums and visitor attractions, and more. The projector features a brightness of up to 4100 lumens (depending on settings) and has a native resolution of 1080p and 16:9 aspect ratio. In addition to its native aspect ratio and resolution, through internal scaling, the F12 can accommodate a wide range of formats from 480p SD all the way up to WUXGA (1920 x 1200).

The F12 features connectivity to accommodate a variety of sources. There are HDMI and DVI inputs for HDTV and digital computer sources. There is a VGA port for analog computer sources or for integration with existing A/V installations. Plus, there are composite, component, and S-video inputs to cover most analog video sources, whether SD or HD. For local operation, an IR remote is included, and there is a 3.5 mm wired remote jack in case you want to connect an IR extender (available separately). In addition, a 12 V trigger port can automatically raise or lower a motorized screen when the projector is powered on or off. For remote operation, there is an Ethernet port that enables control across a local network, and there is an RS-232 port with loop-through for integration with automation systems, such as Crestron. Finally, there is a USB port for direct operation from a computer.

DLP Imaging System
The F12 features a DLP imaging device with a High Brightness (MKII) color wheel, which offers better contrast and color reproduction than many comparable LCD-based systems. Furthermore, DLP technology will not degrade when subject to UV light. This is further enhanced by VIDI technology from Philips, which helps maintain consistent image quality throughout the life cycle of the lamp.
The Right Color Wheel for Your Configuration
The F12 is available with a range of color wheel options, including High Brightness, Graphics, or VizSim, each with specific characteristics. As the VizSim color wheel focuses on color quality, it lowers color cross-talk and contamination, and reduces artifacting. The Graphics version offers a lower saturation but higher brightness for general AV use, and the High Brightness option provides high-brightness while retaining accurate color reproduction. This particular projector features the High Brightness (MKII) color wheel.
Low Frequency Maintenance Program
The Low Frequency Maintenance program can be set to automatically notify you of required service or maintenance. When running continuously, moving parts such as fans and color wheels require periodic replacement. The lifetime of any component other than the lamp is 8,000 hours or a year of non-stop operation.
Stereo 3D Support
The F12 features INFITEC EX 3D support, a stereoscopic 3D technology based on interference filters used in cinema projection and other professional visualization applications.
In the Box
Barco F12 1080p Installation Projector (Wide-Angle Lens/High Brighness (MKII) Color Wheel)
  • Remote Control with Batteries
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty on Projector
  • Limited 90-Day/500 Hours Warranty on Lamp (Whichever Comes First)
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Image Display
    Display System 1-Chip DLP
    Native Resolution 1920 x 1080 Progressive
    Supported Resolutions SXGA - 1400 x 1050
    WUXGA - 1920 x 1200
    Supported Formats Not specified by manufacturer
    Format NTSC
    HDTV Compatibility 1080p
    Pixels Not specified by manufacturer
    Brightness 3900 Lumens
    Projection Angle Not specified by manufacturer
    Uniformity Not specified by manufacturer
    Offset Not specified by manufacturer
    Aspect Ratio Native: 16:9
    Contrast Ratio 2D — 4000:1
    Dynamic Contrast Ratio Not specified by manufacturer
    DLP Link 3D Not specified by manufacturer
    Supported 3D Formats Not specified by manufacturer
    Color Range R, G, B
    Scan Horizontal: 15 - 150 Hz
    Vertical: 48 - 190 kHz
    Focus Fixed
    Lens Not specified by manufacturer
    Lens Shift Not specified by manufacturer
    Zoom Not specified by manufacturer
    Throw Distance Not specified by manufacturer
    Throw Ratio 1.6 - 0.95:1
    Projection Size Not specified by manufacturer
    Input/Output Connectors
    Inputs/Outputs 1x DVI-D Video (Input)
    1x HDMI Control (Input)
    1x 15-pin VGA Video (Input)
    1x HDMI Video (Input)
    1x RCA Component Video (Input)
    1x S-Video Video (Input)
    1x BNC Composite Video (Input)
    1x Ethernet Control (Input/Output)
    2x 9-pin VGA Control (Input/Output)
    1x USB Control (Input/Output)
    2x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Mini Control (Input)
    1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Mini Control (Input)
    Lamp (Bulb) 1x UHP
    Color Temperature Not specified by manufacturer
    Watts Normal Mode: 300 W
    Life Not specified by manufacturer
    Fan Noise Not specified by manufacturer
    Maximum Pixel Clock Not specified by manufacturer
    Remote Control Yes
    Security Not specified by manufacturer
    System Requirements Not specified by manufacturer
    Languages Not specified by manufacturer
    Power Requirements 100-240 VAC
    Battery Not specified by manufacturer
    Input Current Not specified by manufacturer
    DC Output Not specified by manufacturer
    Heat Dissipation 1432 BTU


    Power Consumption Not specified by manufacturer
    Altitude Not specified by manufacturer
    Temperature Operating
    50 to 104°F (10 to 40°C)
    Humidity: 20 - 80%
    -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C)
    Humidity: 10 - 90%
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 11.8 x 4.1 x 10.9" / 300.0 x 104.0 x 278.0 mm
    Weight 7.7 lb / 3.5 kg

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