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Digital Cinema is one of Barco’s key areas and Sound Associates are proud to have been Barco’s UK partner since the launch of their first digital projector - the DP100. Barco are experts in visualization products – they design, develop and manufacture products for control rooms, defence & aerospace, healthcare, media & entertainment and simulation & virtual reality. Active in over 90 countries with manufacturing in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific.

Alongside their digital projectors, Barco also offer scalers and display products and have recently introduced the Auro immersive sound system for cinemas. Sound Associates engineers have full training on Barco projectors covering installation and service and support and, in addition, a number of engineers are also authorised to install the Barco DZine display range.

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The Barco DP2K-8S projector is a compact and fully integrated digital cinema projector designed for the special needs of smaller theatres, independent cinemas and art houses. The DP2K-8S comes as a fully integrated, DCI-compliant projector – including a 0.69” DLP Cinema® chip, a high-grade cinema lens and an Integrated Media Server with integrated redundant storage. As such, it is the perfect choice for exhibitors looking for a worry-free solution to go digital with a minimal hassle and risk.


  • Exceptional brightness thanks to its superior optical efficiency, patented sealed engine and DMD cooling system
  • Vibrant and stable colors due to standard Xenon lamps.
  • Crisp images over time thanks to the acclaimed manual color convergence mechanism of the larger Barco projectors.
  • Ultimate peace of mind and easy regulatory compliance thanks to the ‘out-of-the-box’ DCI-compliance of the included lamp, lens and storage technology.
  • No need for additional hardware investment and zero worries thanks to the Integrated Media Server with integrated redundant storage.
  • Full compatibility with all internal and external 3D systems, including a multitude of alternative content input capabilities.
  • Perfect image ratio in every setup thanks to full range of motorised lenses.
  • Easy transport, installation and service thanks to its integrated handles, user-friendly software tools and smart modular architecture.
  • Lowest operating cost through energy-efficient Xenon lamps, a standby eco-mode, reusable air filters and commonality of components with other Barco projectors.
  • Screen size that this projector will fill (in 2D) is 10mtrs.
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