enabling smart projection for smaller cinema screens

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SP2K-9 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 SP2K models come in many different configurations offering you the freedom of choice. A wide range of brightness options, compatibility with various media servers and lenses, as well as a touch display and live streaming option. Play with the available options to match your specific needs.

Brilliant image

The SP2K models of the Series 4 family bring native 2K resolution, full P3 color space, 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 numerous benefits to enhance moviegoer experience and creating peace of mind for exhibitors, this 4th generation of Barco laser projection is the way to move forward. Moreover, all SP2K models are compatible with the latest immersive audio standard.

Barco EcoPureTM

This silent running projector (43dB(A)) is fully ready for boothless operation. In addition, the SP2K-9 smartly manages its power consumption reaching projector efficiency levels up to 8 lumens per Watt. In eco-mode it consumes even less than 3 Watt. What's more, remote wake up on LAN is possible for scheduled maintenance or ingest.

Fit and forget

The modular design of the Series 4 projectors allows for cost-effective maintenance. There are only four 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 SP2K-9 seamlessly integrates into your current setup.

  • Easy service
  • 2048x1080 resolution


Native brightness8,000 lumens (typical)
Native contrast ratio

2200:1 (typical)

up to 3000:1 with HC lens

Digital MicroMirror Device™3x 0.69" u2K
Resolution2K: 2048 x 1080
Color gamutDCI P3 compliant
Light sourceLaser
Prime lenses

0.83-1.2, 1.2-1.7 , 1.34-1.9, 1.5-2.15 , 1.7-2.55 , 2.0-3.9

High-brightness and high-contrast lenses

Long-term brightness stability40,000 hrs @ average usage conditions
Housingintegrated cooling design and patented sealed optical assembly
Dimensions (WxLxH)

Projector incl feet: 650 x 880 x 420 mm/ 25,59 x 34,65 x 16,54 inches

Weightincl. feet: 68kg / 150lbs
Power requirementssingle phase 200-240V 6A single phase 110-130V 10A
Heat load (max. power)3794 BTU/h
Exhaust airflow190 CFM
Ambient temperature40°C/104F Max.
Ambient humidity85% RH max
Media serverBarco Alchemy ICMP-X and other media server brands** supported.
Power consumption1.1kW (3W in Eco Mode)
Noise Level43 dB(A) @1m and 25°C ambient temperature
3D systemsActive glasses systems and polarization systems on silver screens are supported. Color separation systems are not supported.
Safety requirementsClass 1 risk group 3
User interfaceTouch Display and / or web-based
Notes**projector configuration with ICP-D; contact Barco service for the list of supported brands