SciDome 8K XL

High brightness and resolution for the most demanding locations

SciDome 8K XL is designed for sites that require the highest possible resolution, high brightness, and excellent color saturation in a simple two-projector configuration. Laser phosphor illumination provides high light levels while eliminating lamp replacement costs and reducing maintenance requirements.

SciDome 8K XL is appropriate for domes up to 80 feet (24 meters) in diameter.

Brightness: Up to 50,000 ANSI lumens

Dome Size: Up to 80′ (24m)

Resolution: 7680 x 7680 pixels (shifted)

Location: Cove Mount

Light Source: Laser Phosphor

More SciDome System Configurations

SciDome IQ 2400

Dome Size: Up to 45' (14m)
Resolution: 2400 x 2400

SciDome IQ 4K

Up to 55' (17m)
4096 x 4096

SciDome 4K XL

Up to 80' (24m)
4096 x 4096

Teach with Touch

The only handheld controller designed specifically for planetariums


Only SciDome gives you SciTouch, a completely unique interactive dome controller that gives you direct contact with the visuals on the dome.

SciDome Education Capabilities


Realtime astronomy simulation powered by Starry Night, the world’s most popular astronomy education software.

Earth Science

The Layered Earth brings interactive, 3D earth-science education to the dome.


Teaching tools that connect the dome and classroom environments.

Contact Spitz for more information

For more information about SciDome projection options, contact Spitz at +1.610.459.5200.