Barco Medea

With 4K UHD resolution, 6,500 lumens of laser illumination and custom Barco Pulse electronics, Medea has been optimized to deliver unprecedented fun in small to medium-sized media rooms.

Professional grade optics 

Medea’s optical engine architecture is nothing but world-class. It is built from custom designed aspherical glass elements and enhanced low dispersion glass lenses. The resulting image quality is simply outstanding.

State of the art electronics 

All new “Pulse” electronics are built on a superior FPGA platform featuring a dual core processor on the industry’s only 20 nm SoChave, with 96 transceiver lanes delivering 3.3 Tbps of serial bandwidth. It has been designed to process 4K with HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2 and HDR10 with extremely low latency, thanks to our unique single step processing technology. Barco’s RealColor processing enables simple and accurate calibration to any desired white point or greyscale. 

Award winning DLP technology 

Medea utilises the very latest 0.66" diagonal Micromirror Array from TI, it displays 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD) 3,840 × 2,160 pixels on screen, features a 5.4 Micron Micromirror Pitch and a ±17° Micromirror Tilt (Relative to Flat Surface). 



  • Resolution: 3,840 x 2,160 (5,120 x 2,160 with cinemascope)

  • Light output: Up to 6,500 ANSI Lumens 

  • Aspect ratio: 16:9

  • HDMI: 1 x HDMI 2.0a (HDCP 2.2), 1 x HDBaseT (HDCP 1.4)

  • Lens: Motorised zoom, focus & shift (dependent on lens choice).

  • Lamp time: 12,000 - 40,000 hours dependent on brightness settings

  • Colour gamut: REC.709


  • Dimensions: 481 x 680 x 239 mm(including feet / excluding lens)

  • Weight: 25.5 kg

  • Warranty: Limited 3 years parts and labor, Extendable up to 5 years

  • Control: IR, RS232, TCP/IP, 3 x 12v Trigger* (requires firmware release 1.6 onwards) Driver modules available for: Crestron, Control4 and Savant

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