Beginning of this page.
Jump to main content.

Please note that JavaScript and style sheet are used in this website,
Due to unadaptability of the style sheet with the browser used in your computer, pages may not look as original.
Even in such a case, however, the contents can be used safely.

NEC NEC Display Solutions, Ltd.
Site menu starts here.
Skip site menu.
End of site menu.
Displaying present location in the site.
Home > DLP Cinema Projector> NC2500S
Menu starts here.
Skip menu.
End of menu.

NEC’s NC2500S is designed for multiplexes with large screens up to 32 metres wide.
Delivering precise 2K (2048 x 1080) resolution and high contrast images (2000:1), the NC2500S digital cinema projector is easy to operate, extremely user friendly, and requires minimal maintenance.

Suitable for screens up to 32M (105ft)*2*4
Perfect for 3D movie content- high brightness
Precise 2K (2048 x 1080) resolution
High contrast 2000:1 images
Easy to operate
  • Industry’s FIRST memory functions for lens zoom, position/focus and lamp output *1
  • Industry’s FIRST Lamp changes from the back of projector *1
  • Direct selection buttons for 8 stored projector configurations
  • Projector can be controlled from an optional touch screen
  • Auto lamp brightness control
  • Standard Film projector lamps can be used *3 (requires adapter available from NEC)
  • Built-in webserver allows basic control from any web browser
Minimal maintenance
  • DLP chip shielding prevents dust, oil and smoke particles from settling on DLP chip surface *2
  • Self-contained liquid cooling system - no external reservoir

*1 Among DLP Cinema Projectors, according to a survey conducted by NEC in June, 2007.
*2 Subject to installation conditions.
*3 Compatible third-party film projector lamps are listed on here.
*4 This can be achieved under the below instllation conditions.
1) At screen gain 1.8/14ft-1
2) Use USHIO DXL-70SN 7.0kW lamp

Top of this page

Specifications

Projection method 3-chip DLP chip reflection method
DLP chip specifications 1.2", 12° tilt angle, 2048 x 1080 pixels
Light Output *1 31,000 Lumens*2
Supported screen sizes minimum
-at screen gain 1.3 / 14ft-l 12 meters (40 feet) *3 *4
maximum

-at screen gain 1.8 / 14ft-l 30 meters (100 feet) *2 *5
-at screen gain 1.3 / 14ft-l 25 meters (82 feet) *2 *5
Contrast ratio 2000 : 1 or above (full on / off)
Primary lenses 1.25 to 1.45:1 zoom "L2K-12ZM" *6 (Note : select according to magnifications of installation environment)
1.45 to 1.08:1 zoom "L2K-14ZM" *6
1.45 to 2.05:1 zoom "NC-50LS14Z"
1.60 to 2.40:1 zoom "NC-50LS16Z"
1.80 to 2.40:1 zoom "L2K-18ZM"
1.85 to 3.00:1 zoom "NC-50LS18Z"
2.15 to 3.60:1 zoom "NC-50LS21Z"
2.20 to 3.00:1 zoom "L2K-22ZM"
3.00 to 4.30:1 zoom "L2K-30ZM"
4.30 to 6.00:1 zoom "L2K-43ZM"
5.50 to 8.50:1 zoom "L2K-55ZM"
Lamp bulbs NEC certified digital Xenon lamp bulbs 4.5kW, 6.0kW, 7.0kW
Compatible standard film projector lamp bulbs
Standard film lamp bulbs*7
DLP Cinema functions CineLinkTM, CineCanvasTM, CinePaletteTM, CineBlackTM
Lens adjustment functions Motorized focus, zoom, horizontal/vertical shift*, light shutter (dowser)
  *Range of motorized shift is dependent on lens
Cooling method
  • Liquid cooling system inside, air cooling system with dust preventing electrostatic filter.
  • Total thermal dissipation: 30539BTU
    (Input 7kW power to NEC 6.0kW lamp bulb)
  • Projector exhaust : 424CFM (cubic foot per minute)
  • Demand of exhaust duct : 565CFM (cubic foot per minute)
Fan noise Less than 65 dB
Power supply voltage*8
  • Projector head : 200 to 240V AC, 50/60Hz, single phase
  • Lamp power supply unit :
      200 to 230V / 380 to 415V AC, 50/60Hz, 3 phases
Rated input current Projector head : 5A Max
Lamp power supply unit : 28A Max
Power consumption Projector head : 950W
Lamp power supply unit : 8000W
Environment Operational temperatures 10°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F), humidity : 10% to 80% (non- condensing)
Storage temperatures -10°C to 50°C (14°F to 122°F), humidity : 10% to 80% (non-condensing)
Regulations
USA UL60950 FCC Class A
Canada CSA60950 ICES-003 Class A
Europe EN60950 EN55022 1998, Class A EN55024-1998, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3
Oceania EN60950 AS/NZS 3548 Class A 1995 + A1/2:1997
Japan J60950 VCCI Class A
Asia EN60950 CISPR Pub22
External dimensions Projector head :
700 (W) × 1100 (D) × 503 (H) (mm)
27.6 (W) × 43.3 (D) × 19.8 (H) (inch)
*Excluding lens, lens hood and exhaust stack.
Lamp power supply unit :
596 (W) × 397 (D) × 471 (H) (mm)
23.5 (W) × 15.7 (D) × 18.6 (H) (inch)
Projector head + Pedestal (NEC Option) :
700 (W) × 1100 (D) × 1367 (H) (mm)
27.6 (W) × 43.3 (D) × 53.5 (H) (inch)
  *Excluding lens, lens hood, exhaust stack and handle. Including foot.
Weight Projector head : Approx.120kg / 265lb
  *Excluding lens.
Lamp power supply unit : Approx. 50.5kg / 112 lb
Projector head + Pedestal (NEC Option) : Approx. 255.5kg / 564 lb
  *Including Lamp power supply unit
*Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

Top of this page

*1 Measured at center screen
*2 Subject to installation conditions.This can be achieved using USHIO DXL-70SN 7.0kW lamp
*3 Subject to installation conditions
*4 When using 3kW film projector lamp bulb
*5 When using anamorphic lens
*6 Anamorphic lens cannot be used with following primary lenses due to the limitation of the anamorphic lens
    (for NC2500S)
  • 1.25 to 1.45 : 1 zoom "L2K-12ZM"
  • 1.45 to 1.8 : 1 zoom "L2K-14ZM"
For Cinema Scope (CS) display with usage of above primary lenses, please use "scaling" function by masking top and bottom side of the screen without anamorphic lens.
If actual lens magnifications for CS display doesn't fit the attached primary lens,
please change into a primary lens fittable for CS display.
*7 Recommended standard film projector lamp bulbs will be listed on here.
*8 Power cord for Projection head supplied with NC2500S. Power cord for Lamp power supply unit not supplied with NC2500S. Procurement for this cable is required by exhibitors.

Top of this page

Input / Output terminal

Type Name Description Quantity
Input Terminals HDSDI port BNC 2
DVI port DVI-digital 2
External
control
PC card slot For compact flash memory
card or wireless LAN card

1

LAN port RJ-45 2
USB port Type A 1
Serial port(RS-232C) D-sub (9-pin) 1
General Purpose Input / Output D-sub (37-pin) 1
Remote control connector Stereo mini 1

Top of this page

Standard supplied accessories *1

  • Remote control unit
  • Cable for remote control unit (16 m / 629 inch)
  • Lens adapter to be attached to NEC primary lenses
  • User’s manual
  • Power cord for NC2500S Projection head (supplied under a separate carton)*2
    (for US : "NC-PC25U01", for Eu/Asia : "NC-PC25E01", for Japan : "NC-PC25J01")
  • Film lamp adapter, for 4.0kW-7.0kW film projector lamp bulbs

Top of this page

Optional accessories *2

  • Pedestal for NC2500S projection head "NC-PD01"
  • Pedestal for NC2500S and NC1600C projection head "NC-PD02"
  • Air filter for replacement "NC-AF01"
  •  *This air filter should be replaced whenever a new lamp bulb is replaced.
  • Touch panel controller "NC-TP6402" & Holder arm "NC-TH6402"
  • Lamp house module without a lamp bulb for NC2500S "NC-LH01"
  • Anamorphic lens x1.25 "AL 1.25-E"*3 & motorized anamorphic turret "NC-AT02"
  • Multi-Media Switcher for alternative content
  •  *Video Input Board and Analogue RGB Input Board are included in MM2000B.
      【Optional input Board for Multi-Media Switcher】
    • Single HD / SDI Input Board "MM-SDI-E"
    • DVI-D Input board (Dual link) "MM-DVI-E"
    • HDCP compliant DVI-D Input board (single link) "MM-70DV01"
    • Analogue RGB Input Board "MM-RGB-E"
    • Video Input Board "MM-VIDEO-E"
  • Film lamp adapter, for 3.0kW film projector lamp bulbs "NC-25CL02"
  • Lens adapter for NEC primary lenses "NC-50LA01"
     Recommended standard film projector lamp bulbs
*1 Standard supplied accessories and Optional accessories are subject to change without notice.
*2 When using 3kW film projector lamp bulb
*3 Anamorphic lens cannot be used with following primary lenses due to the limitation of the anamorphic lens
    (for NC2500S)
  • 1.25 to 1.45:1 zoom "L2K-12ZM"
  • 1.45 to 1.8:1 zoom "L2K-14ZM"
For Cinema Scope (CS) display with usage of above primary lenses, please use "scaling" function by masking top and bottom side of the screen without anamorphic lens.
If actual lens magnifications for CS display doesn't fit the attached primary lens, please change into a primary lens fittable for CS display.

Top of this page

Dimensions

Dimensions

Top of this page

System configration

System configration

DLP, DLP Cinema and their respective logos are registered trademarks or trademarks of Texas Instruments.
CineLink,CineCanvas,CinePalette and CineBlack are trademarks of Texas Instruments.
All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Top of this page


End of main content.
Copyright NEC Display Solutions, Ltd. All rights reserved.