In the near future, RGB pure laser will become the illumination platform of choice for mainstream cinema projectors. Until that time, exhibitors are faced with a choice: should they make the interim move to laser phosphor projectors, or continue using Xenon lamp projectors until RGB pure laser offerings become financially viable?
Christie’s position on this is simple: laser phosphor has its place – it’s just not in cinema. For mainstream theatres, laser phosphor does not provide the performance or cost-saving advantages to justify it as an acceptable option over Xenon.
Join us as we explore the benefits, drawbacks, and facts surrounding the different light sources for cinema while dispelling some of the myths and misconceptions surrounding Xenon and laser phosphor illumination.