Christie Spyder X80
Spyder X80 80 megapixel, true 4K/60Hz performance across multiple displays 900-100276-XX

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Christie®, the undisputed leader in multi-window processing, is again setting the standard with the all-new Christie Spyder X80. Create spectacular experiences with unprecedented 80 megapixel processing power in true 4K@60Hz across multiple displays. As the next-generation Spyder – the tool trusted by professionals for the most demanding applications – the Christie Spyder X80 enables the creation of spectacular, never-before-seen visual experiences.

Featuring processing and connectivity capabilities that surpass anything else in the market, the Spyder X80 is the most powerful multi-screen windowing processor and content management solution available. Engineered with direct feedback from users, the Spyder X80 is built specifically for applications requiring a massive volume of pixels from source to display with the highest level of performance, flexibility and functionality possible.


  • Single-cable 4K@60Hz support on every channel
  • Multiple sources and displays
  • Super-fast still loading for backgrounds and as source content
  • User-defined color bit depth. 80-megapixel bandwidth at 8 bit and 53 megapixel at 12 bit
  • Extremely low latency with powerful universal switching built-in, cross point hardware for fast switching and maximum input/output routing capability with no additional signal latency
  • Redundant hot-swappable power supplies
  • Spyder Studio client software allows offline editing to configure and program without the need of hardware
  • Christie® Widget Designer integration to create dedicated user interfaces and interaction logic to easily manage installations
  • Customizable multi-viewer output(s) arranges sources, display areas, program and preview for real-time monitoring
  • Intelligent EDID Manager with custom creation of user-defined resolutions ensure adaptability across intuitive graphical user interface (GUI)


  • Seamless management of multiple SD, HD, 4K and stereoscopic workflows simultaneously
  • External matrix switching supports a wide range of manufacturers
  • Built-in conversion for interlaced signals, resolutions, aspect ratio and refresh rates
  • User-defined edge blending and tiling
  • Window border and drop shadow creation with adjustable color, width, softness, shadow offset and transparency
  • Online editing mode to preset scenes to be built and edited in preview mode without affecting what the audience is seeing
  • Advanced auto-sync functionality
  • External control support of the optional Christie Montage II console, Shot Boxes, and other third-party controllers and interfaces

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Additional information

Input number Up to 6 input modules each with 4 inputs User may define the amount of modules required from 1 to 6
Input signals Each input supports three connections DisplayPort 1.2, HDMI 2.0, 12G-SDI
Input resolutions Horizontal up to 7680 (within pixel clock) Vertical up to 2400 (within pixel clock) Support for 8-/10-/12-bit depth
Input scan rates Up to 120Hz dependent on pixel clock rate maximum
Output number Up to 4 output cards each with four outputs User may define the amount of modules required from 1 to 4
Output signals Each output supports three connections DisplayPort 1.2, HDMI 2.0, and 12G-SDI
Output resolutions Horizontal up to 4096 (within pixel clock) Vertical up to 2400 (within pixel clock)
Output bit depth Support for 8/10/12
Control and networking RS-232 in/out Ethernet (10/100/1000)
Accessories standard - User manual (USB drive) - 4 AC power cords - Christie Spyder Studio software - Rack hardware
Accessories optional DNF Shotbox External CTRLR Spyder Multiple clients can connect at the same time. To determine which other accessories are compatible, please contact Christie support
Power requirements (Operating voltage) 90-264 VAC @ 50/60Hz
Power requirements (Operating current) 14A Max
Power requirements (Power) 1680W
Physical space required 6RU
Size (LxWxH) 23.54 x 17.36 x 10.28" 598 x 441 x 261mm
Shipping size (LxWxH) 30.94 x 23.00 x 16.30" 786 x 584 x 414mm
Weight (fully loaded) 79.75 lbs (36.17 kg)
Shipping weight (fully loaded) 109.10 lbs (49.49 kg)
Environment (Temperature) 40-95°F (5-35°C)
Environment (Humidity) 20-80% non-condensing
Enhanced features - Independent aspect ratio and frame rate setup - Overlays - Transitions - Aspect ratio conversions - Integrated source monitoring - Output rotation (portrait) - Stereoscopic option for displaying stereo and non-stereo simultaneously * - HDCP 2.2 support
Warranty Two years parts and labor Contact an authorized Christie representative for full details of our limited warranty

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