12,000 lumens, WQXGA, DLP laser phosphor projector


12,000 lumens, WQXGA, DLP laser phosphor projector

  • Stunning images with superb color performance
  • Ultimate installation flexibility
  • 3D capable

The stunning image quality and laser phosphor light source of Barco's F80 projectors enable you to provide exceptional experiences while saving both time and money. They're designed for fixed installation in a wide range of applications such as museums, board rooms, and auditoriums. Thanks to their 3D capability, they're also perfectly fit for theme park dark rides and interactive experiences.

Superior image quality

The F80-Q12 delivers stunning images with highly saturated colors that allow for accurate color reproduction at all times. What's more it features the powerful Barco Pulse processing that allows for sharper images and less latency thanks to its Single Step Processing (SSP).  

Unprecedented business value

With this projector you can increase your uptime while driving costs down. Through its laser-phosphor light source and advanced cooling design, it provides a long operating time without need for lamp changes - resulting in considerable cost-savings on maintenance and consumables.

Ultimate installation flexibility

The F80-Q12 gives you more flexibility in projector location and orientation as it can run in any orientation. Thanks to its wide array of all-glass lenses and wide lens shift ranges, the F80-Q12 accommodates almost any projector configuration.


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General specifications
Projector type
Single-chip DLP laser phosphor projector
0.67" DMDTM x1
2,716 x 1,600 (WQXGA+ native)

11,300 center lumens*

10,700 ANSI lumens

12,000 ISO lumens

Contrast ratio
1,200:1 sequential, 10,000:1 dynamic*
Brightness uniformity
> 90%
Aspect ratio
17:10 native
horizontal and vertical edge blending
Lens type
GLD / FLD+ (lens adapter needed) / FLDX (lens adapter needed)
Lens range
GLD-range: 0.8 - 1.0 ; 1.0 - 1.35 ; 1.35 - 2.0 ; 2.0 - 3.0
Screen size
max 20m
Optical lens shift
Vertical up to 125%, depending on lens
Horizontal up to 50%, depending on lens
Motorized zoom and focus (with lens memory on GLD and FLDX lenses)
Motorized lens shift (with position memory on all lenses)
Color space
Rec. 709
Color correction
P7 RealColor™
Light source
Laser phosphor
Light source lifetime
> 20000 h in normal mode, > 12000 h in silent mode, > 40000 h in long life mode, > 12000 h in high brightness mode
Sealed DLP™ core
Yes - standard
Optical dowser
laser dimming
360° rotation, no restrictions
DMX 512
Image processing
Embedded warp & blend engine direct adjust OSD + Ptoolset
Web browser
CLO (constant light output)

Active stereoscopic 3D / Passive stereo compatible

max WQXGA @120Hz

Keystone correction
HDMI2.0 (HDCP2.2, HDR10) / 2x DP 1.2 / 12G-SDI /2x dual link DVI-D / HDBaseT / RJ 45 Ethernet / DMX in-out / RS232 in / 2x USB / 12V out
Input resolutions

Up to 4K UHD @ 60Hz / Up to 2,560 x 1,600 @ 120Hz

refresh rates:

24Hz to 120Hz for WQXGA+ (2716x1600) and 24Hz to 60Hz for 4K/4KUHD (4096 x 2160/ 3860 x 2400)

Software tools
Projector Toolset
IR, RS232, RJ45, XLR wired
24/7 operation
Network connection
10/100 Ethernet, RJ45
Power requirements
100-240V / 50-60Hz
Power consumption
1050 W nominal, 1200 W maximum
Standby power
< 0.5W
Noise level (typical at 25°C/77°F)
35 dB(A) when used in silent mode / 39 dB(A) in normal mode
Operational ambient temperature
0°-35°C / 32°-95°F
Storage temperature
-20 to 60 °C
operation humidity no condens
Storage humidity
20 - 90% RH (non-condensed)
Dissipation BTU
max 4100 BTU/h
Dimensions (WxLxH)
480 x 680 x 227 mm / 18.9 x 26.7 x 8.9 in
26.8 kg / 59.1 lbs (without lens)
Shipping dimensions (WxLxH)
583 x 784 x 444 mm / 23.0 x 30.9 x 17.5 inch
Shipping weight
38.5 kg / 81.6 lbs
Standard accessories
Power cord, wireless/XLR wired rugged remote control

Compliant with UL60950-1 and EN60950-1

complies with FCC rules & regulations, part 15 Class A and CE EN55022 Class A, RoHS

Limited 3 years on parts and labor(***)
Extendable up to 5 years.

* When measured with the GLD 1.43-2.12:1 lens in Wide Angle
** For optimal performance, switch off the projector regularly. For details please consult the manual.
*** Except on light source: 20,000 hours in normal mode, or 3 years, whichever comes first.

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