Barco UDX-U40

Laser 3-DLP Projector, 1600x1200, 37.5K Center/36.5K ANSI Lumens, No Lens, 3-Year Warranty
Item #0601-1150 Model #R9008981B


Barco UDX-U40

37,500 center lumens, UXGA, 3-chip DLP laser phosphor large venue projector (body only)

  • Stunning experiences thanks to high-brightness images
  • More lumens from the same format
  • Savings on installation and shipping time
  • Laser phosphor light source for reduced costs 
  • 24/7 operation

The UDX range delivers stunning experiences and savings on installation and shipping time, reducing costs significantly. As the most compact, high-brightness laser projector with integrated cooling on the market, the UDX-U40 projector brings reliable and razor-sharp images to every type of event and venue.

The Barco UDX-U40 features UXGA resolution and 37,500 center (36,500 ANSI) lumens light output to ensure flawless shows with accurate colors at all times. The Constant Light Output (CLO) functionality also guarantees peace of mind by providing constant brightness and color over time. The UDX platform offers the widest color spectrum in the industry. Without compromising on brightness, the UDX color quality matches the renowned Xenon quality and outperforms the Rec. 709 color space.

Cut costs with laser projection

Thanks to their laser phosphor light source, lamp-related costs and maintenance as well as image flicker belong to the past. This Barco laser projector delivers a long lifetime and high reliability to ensure minimum downtime. The UDX's compact and rugged design allows you to reduce shipping and labor costs. The modular components can be removed quickly to limit servicing time. You can also reuse your TLD+ lenses

Pick your brightness and resolution

The unique FLEX feature will allow you to tune and lock your brightness and resolution to a specific show with this Barco projector. You'll now need less projectors to cover a wider range of brightness levels and resolutions. 

Faster processing for sharper images

The Barco Pulse electronics offer an intuitive interface and flexible, user-friendly, embedded control software. The UDX-U40 is equipped with Single Step Processing (SSP), allowing for sharper images and less latency.


Projector type UXGA 3-chip DLP digital projector
Technology DMD™ x3
Effective chip diagonal 0.85"
Resolution 1600 x 1200
Brightness 37,500 center lumen / 36,500 ANSI lumens / 40,000 ISO
Contrast ratio Full field 2200:1 / Barco Dyna Black 20000:1
Brightness uniformity 95%
Aspect ratio 4:3
ScenergiX Horizontal and vertical edge blending
Lenses TLD+ lens series, 10 optional lenses. (See Accessories tab.)
Lens not included.
Optical lens shift Vertical between -100% to +130%, depending on lens
Horizontal up to ±40%, depending on lens
Motorized zoom and focus (with lens memory on TLD lenses)
Motorized lens shift (with position memory on all lenses)
Color correction P7
Light source laser phosphor with inorganic phosphor wheel
Light source lifetime 20,000 hrs
Optical dowser Digital
Picture-in-picture Two sources simultaneously
Sealed DLP™ core Standard
Orientation 360°
DMX 512 Standard
WARP Direct adjust OSD + toolset
Image processing Embedded warp & blend
Keystone correction Yes
Integrated web server Yes
CLO (constant light output) Standard
3D Active eye wear (optional), passive circular (optional); 2 flash up to 200 Hz
Inputs Single HDBaseT; HDMI2.0 (HDCP2.2, HDR10); DP 1.2 (HDCP 1.3); Quad 3G/12G SDI / BarcoLink ULTRA
Optional Inputs Quad DP1.2 / Fiber SFP
Input resolutions

From NTSC up to 4K (4,096 x 2,160)

Refresh rates:
24 Hz to 120 Hz 4K/4KUHD (4096 x 2160/ 3860 x 2400), to 240 Hz WQXGA (2560 x 1600)

Max. pixel clock 600 MHz
Software tools Projector Toolset + Android app + iOS app
Control XLR wired + IR, RS232, WiFi (opt), GSM (opt)
Network connection 10/100 base-T, RJ-45 connection, WiFi (optional)
Power requirements 120–160 V (reduced power) / 200–240 V (±10%), 20 A, 50–60 Hz
Max. power consumption 3750 W
Noise level (typical at 25°C/77°F) 58 dB(A)
Operational ambient temperature 40°C / 32°104°F
Operational humidity 0-80% (non-condensing)
Dissipation BTU 12,795 BTU/h
Dimensions (WxLxH) 660 x 830 x 350 mm (26.0 x 32.7 x 13.8")
Shipping Dimensions (WxLxH) 800 x 1200 x 685 mm / 31.5 x 47.2 x 27.0 inches
Weight 92 kg (203 lb) / shipping weight from factory: 110 kg (243 lb)
Standard accessories Power cord, wireless/XLR wired rugged remote control
Certifications Compliant with UL60950-1 and EN60950-1 complies with FCC rules & regulations, part 15 Class A and CE EN55032 Class A, Rohs
Warranty 3 years