REALiS 4K501ST

ITEM CODE: 1639C002

  • 4K (4096 X 2400)
  • 5000 Lumens
  • LCOS Technology
  • 1.0–1.3:1 Throw Ratio
  • 4K
  • AISYS
  • HDMI 2.0
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The REALiS 4K501ST LCOS Projector combines 4K resolution, high brightness, and a robust collection of advanced features – all in a compact size, making it ideal for a wide variety of industries and applications including simulation and training, museums and galleries, higher education, corporate, houses of worship and more.

Outstanding High Resolution

Precise detail and accurate color reproduction are vital to many applications. Canon's native 4K resolution (4096 x 2400) produces an image made up of more than 9.8 million pixels. This resolution exceeds both the DCI 4K cinema standard (4096 x 2160) and 4K TV's QFHD (3840 x 2160). At more than four times the detail of Full HD (1920 x 1080), the 4K501ST's resolution delivers extremely sharp images with faithful color reproduction – creating a highly realistic visual experience.

Advanced Canon Lens

The REALiS 4K501ST comes equipped with a specially designed Genuine Canon 4K short focus wide zoom lens with a consistent F2.6 aperture and throw ratio of 1.0–1.3:1. The lens barrel has a bold red ring which indicates that this lens shares technology with Canon's renowned L-series EF mount professional camera lenses such as an advanced spherical focus feature. The lens itself features a multitude of sophisticated Canon technologies that significantly reduce chromatic aberration, curvilinear distortion, ghosting and flare to create sharp and clear images in a relatively compact projector size. This results in beautiful images with smooth edges.

LCOS Technology with AISYS-enhancement

The 4K501ST is the newest member of the REALiS Projector series which all feature Canon's proprietary LCOS (Liquid Crystal on Silicon) Technology with AISYS-enhancement. With LCOS technology, images are virtually seamless with outstanding color reproduction, and low-latency. The AISYS engine helps ensure the projector delivers an ideal combination of both brightness (up to 5000 Lumens*) and contrast (with a ratio of up to 3000:1). Upgrading existing spaces to 4K is made easier as this projector is a similar size to lower resolution projectors and can be retrofitted into existing spaces where a lower resolution projector might have been.

High Performance Dual Image Processing Engines

The REALiS 4K501ST uses Canon's high-speed dual image processing engines to reproduce uncompressed 4K video at up to 60 frames per second (fps), and two upscaling technologies (BiCubic and Canon's proprietary Shape Trace) that work together to maximize the quality of 2K video and other non-native 4K resolution content.

Other advanced image adjustment features include Dynamic Gamma and Memory Color Correction, and a special Motion Blur Reduction feature is available for improved visibility when movement is fast**.

Flexible Installation

Built with an innovative design, the REALiS 4K501ST is compact with a weight of less than 40 lbs. Convenient 360-degree vertical positioning*** and generous Motorized Lens Shift (±60% vertical and ±10% horizontal) provide a high level of installation flexibility. A variety of professional settings and calibration adjustments make it possible to achieve an ideal picture, even in challenging environments. Built-in Edge Blending enables a larger image to be created by joining multiple projectors seamlessly, and a Marginal Focus feature allows for this projector to maintain focus right up to the edges on spherically domed surface.

Versatile Connectivity

Connections are comprehensive with multiple industry standard interfaces including two HDMI 2.0 inputs and four DVI inputs. Various input scenarios are accepted such as single, stripe and cross configurations. For extra control and seamless integration into existing systems, the REALiS 4K501ST is compatible with Crestron Room View, AMX Device Discovery and Extron devices.

Peace of Mind

Backed by Canon's award-winning Professional Service & Support, the REALiS 4K501ST includes the Canon 3-Year Projector and Lamp Limited Warranty (120 day lamp coverage), as well as an Advanced Warranty Exchange Service Program and a Service Loaner Program for further peace of mind.
* When in Presentation Mode and lamp is set to Full Power Mode.
** When motion blur reduction is activated, brightness will be affected.
*** When standing the projector straight up or down, lamp life may be shortened.

Native 4K Resolution (4096 x 2400) Provides Immersive, Highly Detailed Images

Eye-opening 4K resolution produces incredibly detailed, high-impact images that are significantly sharper and more true to life than lower resolutions.

At 4096 x 2400, Canon’s 4K resolution generates a bigger, richer picture made up of more than 9.8 million pixels – higher than the Digital Cinema Initiative (DCI) standard for 4K cinema (4096 x 2160) and more than QFHD (3840 x 2160), the resolution standard for 4K TV. When compared to popular Full HD (1920 x 1080), this projector’s native resolution produces more than four times the resolution.

This high resolution can help in a variety of applications ranging from viewing highly detailed works of art in a museum or gallery, to producing highly accurate video and images with a wide depth-of-field to get as close as possible to a real life experience via a simulation system.

Canon 4K

Up to 5000 Lumens*1 and 3000:1 Contrast Ratio Delivers Bright, Engaging Images

This projector projects bright 5000 lumen*1 images with up to a 3000:1 contrast ratio that helps ensure deep blacks, bright whites and outstanding color. The results are images with crisp depth and dimension, and amazing color accuracy, which is critical to those with discerning needs.

Compact and Lightweight Design with 1.0–1.3:1 Shorter Throw Ratio for Application Flexibility

Canon’s cutting-edge optical design achieves 4K resolution and 5000 lumen brightness within an incredibly compact projector size. The innovative AISYS Optical Engine makes this possible by independently controlling light in both vertical and horizontal directions to achieve both high brightness and contrast. Combined with the small size of the LCOS panels (just 0.76 inches), the projector is incredibly compact while delivering outstanding performance. At a height of 6.9 inches, width of 18.5 inches and weight of 39.6 pounds, it’s smaller and lighter than many others. In addition, its shorter throw ratio of 1.0–1.3:1 means a 10-foot wide image can be projected from an approximate distance of only 10 feet away, allowing for large images in tight spaces.

REALiS 4K501ST

Size: 18.5" (W) x 6.9" (H) x 21" (D), Weight: 39.6 lbs.

LCOS Technology with AISYS-enhancement Offers Seamless Images with Exceptional Color Reproduction

The exceptional imaging performance of this projector starts with Canon's proprietary AISYS (Aspectual Illumination System) Optical Engine, which utilizes advanced light management technology to maximize the contrast and brightness benefits of the projector's LCOS (Liquid Crystal on Silicon) display panels, which deliver superior reflectivity and durability while accomplishing high luminance. The LCOS panels are relatively small in size, allowing for an overall compact projector that delivers high-resolution and high-quality results. With Canon’s AISYS-enhanced LCOS technology the pixels are close together, producing images that are virtually seamless, where with other technologies there may be grid lines visible from their larger spaces between pixels. The result with this projector is an immersive 4K resolution picture with crisp detail and true-to-life color.

  • LCOS panels with AISYS Optical Engine LCOS panels with AISYS Optical Engine
  • Canon LCOS Canon LCOS

Specialized Genuine Canon Optics Provide Exceptional Image Quality with Minimal Image Distortion and Consistent Brightness Throughout the 1.3x Zoom Range

Drawing on Canon’s advanced optical expertise, the specialized 4K short focus wide zoom lens projects virtually distortion-free 4096 x 2400 resolution images.

The design includes the same bold red ring around the lens barrel as Canon’s renowned L-series EF camera lenses, which are highly regarded among professional photographers as many of the industry’s finest. The lens itself features a multitude of sophisticated Canon technologies, such as dual-sided aspherical lens elements as well as Ultra Low Dispersion (UD) lens elements. These elements significantly reduce chromatic aberration, curvilinear distortion, ghosting and flare to create sharp and clear images in a compact size.

A deep depth of focus at F2.6 as well as a new Marginal Focus feature allow images to be rendered highly accurately onto a variety of curved surfaces. Where other projectors may distort or bow at the edges, Canon’s optical technology keeps the image periphery extremely straight with a significantly low TV distortion. This results in beautiful images with smooth edges. The Marginal Focus feature facilitates projection on spherical surfaces. With the Marginal Focus feature the focus of peripheral areas can be adjusted while maintaining center focus.

With the Genuine Canon Optics of this projector, brightness remains virtually consistent at 5000 lumens*1 throughout the 1.3x zoom range, resulting in images that remain clear, strong and color-true whatever the projection distance within the zoom range.

Consistent Brightness Consistent Brightness

Consistent Brightness: Virtually no light is lost when changing lens position, meaning brightness is consistent throughout the zoom range and images remain sharp, clear and highly realistic.

Dual Image Engines Execute Highly Complex Image Processing for Uncompressed 4K 60p Playback and Upscaling of Non-4K Content

Canon’s advanced, powerful dual image processing engines produce exceptional reproduction of virtually all content. The engines also allow the projector to offer a variety of features that help enhance the quality of still and motion images, making them more realistic and impactful.

4K Video Playback at Up to 60p: Smoothly reproduces uncompressed 4K video at up to 60 frames per second for a natural, fluid feel and highly detailed, true-to-life content.

4K Video Playback at Up to 60p

Upscaling: Non-4K content will be maximized utilizing two upscaling technologies of BiCubic and Canon’s proprietary Shape Trace – which can detect contours of an image in a diagonal direction and performs interpolation, resulting in a stunningly smooth image.

Upscaling Upscaling

Multiple Image Modes*2 including DICOM Simulation Mode*3 for Optimal Image Quality Reproduction

This projector includes pre-set Image Modes and additional customizable Image Modes to suit a wide range of user preferences and projection environments.

Multiple Image Modes*2
Image Modes provide different variations of color reproduction characteristics suitable for the image type and projection environment. They include:

Standard: Ideal for bright rooms, and when using content from computer screens or motion picture content.
Presentation: Ideal for somewhat bright rooms when text needs to be clear, such as when part of a video presentation.
Dynamic: Ideal for rooms that are somewhat bright, and when showing motion picture content.
Photo/sRGB: Ideal for projecting images from sRGB-supported digital cameras.
Video: Ideal for rooms that are somewhat dark, and for video content.
DICOM Simulation Mode*3: Ideal for displaying medical images in non-diagnostic settings. Both Blue Base and Clear Base settings are supported.

DICOM Simulation Mode

DICOM Simulation Mode for medical education and training

Image Adjustment and Advanced Adjustment Options for Customizable Image Characteristics

This projector offers extensive image quality adjustments to help users customize the image to meet their specific projection needs.

Image Adjustments
The Image Adjustment settings allow users to customize the image and color characteristics to fulfill their specific imaging needs. These include:

Brightness
Contrast
Sharpness
Gamma
Color Adjustments
  • Color Level
  • Color Balance
  • Color Temperature
  • Gain (RGB)
  • Offset (RGB)
Advanced Image Adjustments
These adjustments provide greater flexibility to professional users with more options to adjust the image as desired. These settings include:

Ambient Light: This technology allows the user to select the color temperature, lamp type and other characteristics that are in the active environment.
Random Noise Reduction: This feature eliminates minute noise that may appear in the image.
MPEG Noise Reduction: This feature eliminates block noise that may appear when playing back compressed digital images and "mosquito noise" that may appear in a dot pattern near the edges.
Dynamic Gamma: When applied, this feature analyzes individual areas of the image for specific, independent contrast adjustment so light and dark areas do not appear over or under exposed.
Dynamic Gamma Analyzes image in 60 individual segments to detect, control and optimize gradation of each area

Dynamic Gamma Maintains contrast and gradation of both bright and dark areas
Memory Color Correction: This Canon technology can be used to enhance skin tones and other color features for rich, vivid results that look striking to the human eye.
Memory Color Correction Dull colors may result in a bland image

Memory Color Correction Increases skin redness for a beautiful, healthy appearance
6-Axis Color Adjust: This technology lets users fine-tune the hue and saturation of each of the primary and secondary colors, providing a high degree of control that can make each projected image a "masterpiece."

Fine-tune Gamma: This setting enables the adjustment of gamma curve, allowing the user to adjust white, red, green and blue.

Motion Blur Reduction*4

This projector includes Canon’s latest Motion Blur Reduction*4 feature for improved visibility when movement is fast. By inserting extra frames to video content, motion blur is reduced and the clarity of graphics and text on fast-moving objects is preserved. Three different modes (Strong, Low and Off) are included for flexibility, with each depending on the level of movement and type of video content.

Motion Blur Reduction Motion Blur Reduction

Installation Versatility with Motorized Lens Shift, 360-degree Vertical Installation*5, 4-point Keystone Correction and More Install-Friendly Functions

Motorized Lens Shift: Motorized vertical (±60%) and horizontal (±10%) lens shift allows for adjustment of the image with virtually no distortion. This model is also equipped with motorized zoom and focus for further convenience and ease.

Motorized Lens Shift

360-degree Vertical Installation*5: 360-degree projection*5 allows the projector to be positioned anywhere on the vertical axis. Fan speed can also be adjusted to help optimize results (depending on projector positioning).

360-degree Vertical Installation

4-point Keystone Correction: Allows the corners of the image to be independently adjusted to help ensure optimal image reproduction.

4-point Keystone Correction Diagonal projection

4-point Keystone Correction 4-point Keystone Correction

Lens Position Memory: Up to 3 different custom lens presets can be stored and memorized. Each preset includes information for a variety of lens settings.

Lens Position Memory Lens Position 1

Lens Position Memory Lens Position 2

Screen Color Correction
Enables users to fine-tune the colors of images based on the color of the projection surface. Adjustments can be made from Normal and Greenboard, as well as additional tuning for projecting onto virtually any other colored surface.

Test Patterns: 28 test patterns are provided to enable smooth installation and adjustment.

Test Patterns

Advanced Professional Installation Settings including Marginal Focus, Built-in Edge Blending and Advanced Registration

A variety of advanced installation settings provide added customization options for challenging installation areas.

Marginal Focus: The Marginal Focus feature helps to ensure that images projected onto a spherically domed surface are kept in focus right up to the very edges. With this projector, the built-in marginal focus allows for adjustment of focus on domed screens.

Marginal Focus Marginal Focus

Built-in Edge Blending: The Edge Blending function enables the user to combine multiple images to create a seamless, extra-wide projection. Advanced functions allow for color blending and black level adjustments to maximize image quality.

Built-in Edge Blending Use the markers to overlap the images

Built-in Edge Blending Built-in Edge Blending Creates a beautiful multi projection

Advanced Registration: Advanced Registration allows independent position adjustment of the three primary colors (RGB) with high accuracy (0.1 pixel) ultimately reducing blurred colors or lines often projected at the edge of an image.

Micro-Digital Image Shift: The Micro-Digital Image Shift function shifts the image electrically, using the surplus pixels on the LCOS panel.

Registration: The Registration function modifies the registration by electronically correcting color shift due to changes in alignment of each RGB panel position.

Fan Mode: Fan Mode gives the user the ability to adjust the fan speed to supporting different environmental workspaces.

Vertical Projection: The Vertical Projection function automatically adjusts fan speeds and other configurations to support vertical installations.

Versatile Connectivity – HDMI 2.0 x2, DVI-D x4

Generous industry-standard connectivity on this projector include two HDMI 2.0 inputs and four DVI-D inputs that permit various input options such as supporting single, stripe and cross configurations. The two HDMI 2.0 inputs support HDCP 2.2 encryption to ensure the latest compatibility, and help transmit 4K content such as Blu-ray at 60Hz over a single cable, offering practicality and convenience for film and TV usage, corporate, education, government and more. Connections also include: a USB Type A port, an RS-232 serial connection, a LAN connection terminal, stereo audio input and audio output.

Versatile Connectivity Versatile Connectivity

The chart below shows the variety of connectivity options and their respective refresh rates as well as bit rates.

HDMI Connections

HDMI 2.0 x1 Connection

INTERFACE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
HDMI 2.0 x 1 3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz
25 Hz
30 Hz
RGB444 Y Y (6G)*6 Y (6G)*6
YUV444 Y Y (6G)*6 Y (6G)*6
YUV422 Y Y Y
YUV420 N N N
50 Hz
60 Hz
RGB444 Y (6G)*6 N N
YUV444 Y (6G)*6 N N
YUV422 Y (6G)*6 Y (6G)*6 Y (6G)*6
YUV420 Y Y (6G)*6 Y (6G)*6

HDMI 1.4 x 2 Connection

INTERFACE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
HDMI 1.4 x 2 3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz RGB444 Y Y Y
YUV444 Y Y Y
YUV422 Y Y Y
YCC420 N N N
50 Hz
60 Hz
RGB444 Y N N
YUV444 Y N N
YUV422 Y Y Y
YCC420 N N N


INTERFACE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
HDMI 1.4 x 2 3840 x 2400 3840 x 2400
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz
50 Hz
RGB444 N N N
YUV444 N N N
YUV422 N N N
YCC420 N N N
60 Hz RGB444 Y N N
YUV444 Y N N
YUV422 Y Y Y
YCC420 N N N

HDMI 1.4 Upscaling

INTERFACE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
HDMI 1.4 x 1 1920 x 1080
(Full HD)
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz
50 Hz
60 Hz
RGB444 Y Y Y
YUV444 Y Y Y
YUV422 Y Y Y
YUV420 N N N

DVI-D Connections

DVI-D x 1 Connection (Single)

INTERFACE INPUT TYPE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
DVI-D x 1

Single
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz RGB444 Y N N
YCC444 N N N
YCC422 N N N
YCC420 N N N

DVI-D x 2 Connection (2 Stripes)

INTERFACE INPUT TYPE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
DVI-D x 2

2 Stripes
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)

4096 x 2160
(DCI)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz
30 Hz
RGB444 Y N N
YCC444 N N N
YCC422 N N N
YCC420 N N N

DVI-D x 4 Connection (Cross & 4 Stripes)

INTERFACE INPUT TYPE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
DVI-D x 4

Cross
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz
30 Hz
60 Hz
RGB444 Y N N
YCC444 N N N
YCC422 N N N
YCC420 N N N


INTERFACE INPUT TYPE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
DVI-D x 4

4 Stripes
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)
3840 x 2160
(QFHD)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
60 Hz RGB444 Y N N
YCC444 N N N
YCC422 N N N
YCC420 N N N


INTERFACE INPUT TYPE Input resolution*7 Display Resolution*7
DVI-D x 4

Cross &

4 Stripes
4096 x 2160
(DCI)

4096 x 2400
(Canon 4K)
4096 x 2160
(DCI)

4096 x 2400
(Canon 4K)
Input Frequency Sub-sampling Color Depth
8BIT 10BIT 12BIT
24 Hz
30 Hz
60 Hz
RGB444 Y N N
YCC444 N N N
YCC422 N N N
YCC420 N N N

Network Management including PJLink™, Extron, Crestron Connectivity and AMX Device Discovery

Compatibility with Crestron, AMX Device Discovery and Extron helps ensure seamless integration into most systems or infrastructures and smooth network management. Support for PJLink™ also makes it possible to control and monitor the projector over a network – this feature is ideal for observing lamp hours, usage and much more.

Low Power Consumption and Simplified Maintenance

This projector uses a relatively low amount of power per lumen. It offers multiple power-management settings that allow the user to preset stand-by durations, execute power operations and auto-assign functions to the power button.

The design of this projector also allows for simplified maintenance – air filters and the projection lamp can be replaced while the projector remains ceiling mounted without having to uninstall.

*1 When in Presentation Mode and lamp is set to Full Power Mode.
*2 Available image modes vary to some extent depending on the selected input signal and setting.
*3 This projector includes a DICOM Simulation Mode. It has not been cleared or approved for medical diagnosis and should not be used for these purposes.
*4 When motion blur reduction is activated, brightness will be affected.
*5 When standing the projector straight up or down, lamp life may be shortened.
*6 Y (6G): Signal processed with HDMI 2.0. Requires an IC that supports HDMI 2.0 6G.
*7 Not all supported resolutions are shown. Please refer to the manual for a complete list of supported resolutions.

Projector Specifications

Imaging Device
0.76", LCOS Panel x3
Native Aspect Ratio
17:10 Approx. (128:75)
Native Resolution
4096 x 2400
Brightness
5000/3750 Lumens *2
Uniformity
88%
Contrast Ratio
3000:1 (Native)
Digital Keystone
V:±20°, H:±20°
Image Size
40 – 600"

Image Adjustments

Image Mode
Standard / Presentation / Dynamic / Photo/sRGB / Video / DICOM SIM / User (1–3)
Color Adjustment
Color Level, Color Balance, Color Temperature, Gain (R,G,B), Offset (R,G,B)
Screen Color Correction
Normal / Greenboard / Adjust (custom)
Mounting
Front, Rear, Ceiling, Upward, Downward
Adjustable Feet
Four locations at bottom. Extension length = 0.47"

Image Signals

Scanning Frequency
H: 18.000kHz - 149.096kHz, V: 23.956Hz - 60.000Hz
HDMI (Single)
640 x 480, 720 x 480, 720 x 576, 800 x 600, 1280 x 720, 1024 x 768, 1366 x 768, 1440 x 900, 1280 x 1024, 1920 x 1080, 2048 x 1080, 2560 x 1080, 1920 x 1200, 2048 x 1200, 2560 x 1440, 2560 x 1600, 3840 x 2160, 4096 x 2160
HDMI (1 x 2)
1280 x 480, 1440 x 480, 1440 x 576, 2560 x 720, 3840 x 1080, 2560 x1600, 3840 x 2160, 4096 x 2160, 3200 x 2400 *5, 3840 x 2400 *4 *5
DVI-D (Single)
640 x 480, 800 x 600, 1280 x 720, 1024 x 768, 1366 x 768, 1440 x 900, 1280 x 1024, 1920 x 1080, 2048 x 1080, 2560 x 1080, 1920 x 1200, 2048 x 1200, 2560 x1440, 3840 x 2160 *3, 4096 x 2160 *3 *4
DVI-D (1 x 2)
2560 x 1080, 2560 x 1440, 2560 x 1600, 3840 x 2160 *3, 4096 x 2160 *3
DVI-D (2 x 2)
3840 x 2160, 4096 x 2160, 4096 x 2304 *5, 3200 x 2400 *5, 3840 x 2400 *5, 4096 x 2400 *5
DVI-D (1 x 4)
3840 x 2160, 4096 x 2160, 4096 x 2304*5, 4096 x 2400*5
Dot Clock
594.00 (Maximum) *7

Terminals

DVI-D
Digital PC Input (x4)
HDMI
Digital PC /Digital Video Input (x2)
Mini Jack
Audio Input (x1), Audio Output (x1) Wired Remote Control Connection
Dsub9
RS-232C
USB Type A
USB Connection
RJ-45
Network Connection (1000BASE-T / 100BASE-TX / 10BASE-T)

Remote Control

Wireless Remote
Yes

Built-In Sound

Internal Speaker
5W, Monaural

Lamp

Type
Super High Pressure Lamp
Life
3000/4000 Hours *2
Power
400/300W *2

Ratings

Fan Noise
39/34dB *2
Power Consumption
600/475W *2
Standby Power Consumption
0.8/0.4W *9
Heat Dissipation
Up to 2,048 BTU/h
Power Voltage
AC100 - 240V, 50/60 Hz
Operating Temperature
32°F – 104°F, 20%RH – 85%RH
Storage Temperature
-4°F – 140°F
Weight
39.6 lbs.
Dimensions (W x H x D)
18.5 x 6.9 x 21 in.

Optics (Projector Lens)

F Number, Focal Length
F2.6, f=17.2–22.3mm
Zoom
1.3x
Focus
Powered
Throw Ratio
1.0:1 – 1.3:1

*1: Calculated value for 70" image
*2: Lamp mode is Full power/Power Saver. Brightness in Power saver mode is only a calculated value, and is not guaranteed as specification
*3: Only low frequencies (24 – 30Hz) are supported
*4: EDID is not supported
*5: Supported when "Panel drive mode" is set to "4096 x 2400"
*6: Network "ON" (Low-power) / "OFF"
*7: Supported via single HDMI only

4K501ST Compared to 4K500ST

The 4K501ST and the 4K500ST share many of the same specifications, but also have some key differences. Please refer to these differences using the chart below.

Brightness 5000 lm (Full Power)
Resolution 4096 x 2400
Contrast Ratio 3000:1 (Native)
Projection Ratio 1.0 – 1.3:1
Zoom Ratio x1.3
Lens Shift V: ±60%, H: ±10%
Weight 39.6lbs. (18kg) 38.8lbs. (17.6kg)
Lamp 400W (Full Power)
Operating
Temperatures
0 – 40°C
Video Interface HDMI 2.0
(HDCP2.2) x2,
DVI (DL) x4
HDMI 1.4
(HDCP1.4) x2,
DVI (DL) x4
Power
Consumption*
600/475W 600/470W

The change to HDMI 2.0 for the 4K501ST increases the options for input resolutions. For more information on the resolution options, please click here.

* When in Presentation Mode and lamp is set to Full Power Mode.

4K501ST BOX CONTENTS

REALiS 4K501ST

  • 4K501ST Pro AV Projector
  • Lens Cap
  • Power Cord
  • Projector Remote Control RS-RC05 (includes two AA batteries)
  • Important Information Guide (book)
  • User's Manual (CD-ROM)
  • Warranty Card

Replacement Lamp

Replacement Lamp & Air Filter RS-LP10F

ITEM CODE: 1286C001

Replacement Lamp & Air Filter RS-LP10F.

Replacement Air Filter

Replacement Air Filter RS-FL03

ITEM CODE: 0963C001

Replacement Air Filter RS-FL03.

Mount & Adapter

Ceiling Attachment RS-CL15

ITEM CODE: 0964C001

The RS-CL15 Ceiling-Mounting Hanger is a sturdy mount used to suspend the projector from the ceiling.

Ceiling Extension 400–600mm RS-CL08

ITEM CODE: 3096B001

The RS-CL08 ceiling extension measures between 16 and 24 inches. It is compatible with a variety of ceiling mounts.

Ceiling Extension 600–1000mm RS-CL09

ITEM CODE: 3097B001

The RS-CL09 ceiling extension measures between 24 and 39 inches. It is compatible with a variety of ceiling mounts.

Remote controller

Remote Controller RS-RC04

ITEM CODE: 4970B001

Wirelessly control projector within approximately 8 meters of receiver. Requires two AA batteries.

Remote Controller RS-RC05

ITEM CODE: 5750B001

Wirelessly control projector within approximately 8 meters of receiver. Optional wired connection. Requires two AA batteries.
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Manuals & Guides

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Canon Projector and Lamp Limited Warranty

All Canon Lamp based Projectors offer peace of mind as they are backed by Canon USA's Projector and Lamp Limited Warranty, which guarantees that the projector will be free from defects in workmanship and materials for 3 years from the date of original purchase, and the Lamp for 120 days from the date of original purchase. For complete terms and conditions click here.

Advanced Warranty Exchange Service Program (3-Years and included Free with purchase)

The Canon Advanced Warranty Exchange Service Program* provides you with enhanced warranty service in addition to traditional "mail-in" repair service. The exchange program provides a replacement unit in exchange for your eligible inoperative Canon Projector if repair service is required during the product's limited warranty period.

Service Loaner Program (3-Years and included Free with purchase)

The Canon Service Loaner Program* provides a loaner product in the event that your eligible Canon Projector is in need of repair during the limited warranty period. The loaner projector may be used while your inoperative unit is being serviced via Canon's "mail-in" repair service.

CarePAK PRO AV Extended Service Plan (Available at additional cost)

The Canon CarePAK PRO AV Extended Service Plan* offers options for one year or two years additional coverage for up to five full years of service and support from the date the Projector is purchased (only available on select models).

* Programs and service offerings subject to change without notice. For complete details, including terms and conditions for each program, or to learn more about Service and Support offerings for Canon professional projectors, please contact a Canon sales rep or call 1-800-OK-CANON.

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