Philips shows new digital-cinema xenon lamp at ShowEast


Philips is exhibiting its new digital-cinema xenon lamp at ShowEast 2014, the movie industry networking conference underway in Hollywood, Fla. The Philips XDC 6500BI is specifically designed for the IMAX Gen III (Barco) projection system and has been officially released by Barco.

The XDC 6500BI has a rated maximum power of 6.5 kW and a broad operating range of 3,400 to 6,500 W to accommodate a range of screen sizes and formats. In addition, the lamp features exceptional arc stability and long life of 500 hours.

Each Philips lamp is customized per projector model for best performance and lowest total cost of ownership for digital cinema. Philips will be exhibiting at ShowEast Oct. 27-30 at booth 501.