When the ASK Proxima LAMP-012 needs to be replaced, you’ll see a Lamp Replacement message on screen and the LED ALARM indicator will light up red. The ASK Proxima LAMP-012 will last up to 2000 hours before needing to be replaced. To track the number of hours left, select the ABOUT option on the MAIN menu.Lamp life will vary depending on usage and whether regular maintenance is done. (Keeping the filters clean will prevent the projector from overheating and get the lamp to last longer).
Be sure to install a genuine ASK Proxima LAMP-012 from a recognized OEM manufacturer. Installing a generic lamp also voids your warranty for your ASK Proxima projectors.
Generic or “compatible” lamps can damage the sensitive (and expensive) mechanisms in your projector. Due to their substandard materials and poor workmanshup, these counterfeit lamps give off poor illumination and are prone to explosions. Counterfeit lamps may also be filled with toxic substances such as the carcinogenic substance Krypton-85. Learn the 7 Ways to spot a counterfeit lamp and go with an authentic ASK Proxima LAMP-012 lamp.
The ASK Proxima LAMP-012is compatible with the following projectors:
For step-by-step instructions on replacing your ASK Proxima LAMP-012 projector lamp, click on your projector listed below:
Click here for step-by-step instructions on how to change the ASK Proxima LAMP-012 projector lamp for the ASK Proxima C410 projector.
Click here for step-by-step instructionson how to change the ASK Proxima LAMP-012 projector lamp for the ASK Proxima C420 projector.
Click here for step-by-step instructions on how to change the ASK Proxima LAMP-012 projector lamp for the ASK Proxima DP-8200X projector.
Looking for an enviro-friendly option that is also less expensive? Consider just replacing the bulb instead of the whole lamp housing. For more info and a how-to guide watch our step-by-step video on replacing only the ASK Proxima LAMP-012 bulb.
Learn more with Top tips for extending DLP projector lamp life.