GT6x 8 mm Full-Color LED Displays

Outdoor Galaxy LED Signs

Are you looking for a high-resolution display to reach walk-up traffic? Interested in a sign with the sharp clarity and details of a photograph? Or do you want to draw attention away from the other signs in your area? Here’s the solution: a product that brings outdoor LED signs to the next level, the GT6x 8 mm SMD. The new Galaxy® GT6x combines high-resolution surface mount technology for bright, vibrant images with the reliability you expect from the Daktronics Galaxy product line.


Highest Image Quality

  • Exceptional, eye-catching brightness
  • Highest contrast in the industry
  • Excellent color blending even up close

Industry-leading Reliability

  • Testing to its limits in our reliability lab ensures a dependable display
  • Sealed components prevent corrosion

Lifetime Cellular Communication

  • Highly secure data transmission
  • Transfer content quicker with 4G data speed
  • Simple installation setup

Benefit from Our Experience

To others in the industry, SMD is an emerging technology. But we've been supplying pro sports and Times Square venues with displays and control software since 2003.

Image Quality—a Science

Graphics look outstanding, even in direct sunlight, because of our high-contrast louver design.

Feature-Rich Control Software

Our proprietary Venus Control Suite® is flexible, meeting the needs of any user's experience level.


Line-and-Column Spacing: 8mm
Pixel Configuration: 3-in-1 SMD
Character Height: 2" (7 pixel front)​
Maximum Brightness: 8,000 nits
Lifetime (.5 brightness): 100,000 hours
Color Capability: 281 trillion colors
Horizontal Viewing Angle: 160 degrees
Vertical Viewing Angle: 70 degrees
Minimum Viewing Distance: 18'
Contrast Enhancement: Non-reflective black louvers and module face grooves disperse light
Graphic Capability: Text, graphics, logos, basic animation, video clips, multiple font styles, and sizes
Control Software: Venus® Control Suite
Power: 120/240 VAC single phase
Display Dimming: 64 Levels
Operating Temperature: ​​-40°F to 122°F with 99% RH non-condensing
Compliance Information: UL Listed, FCC compliance
Warranty Coverage: 5 Years Gold Parts Warranty

What display size will fit your physical space?

After calculating the physical space you want to fill, use this chart to determine the corresponding display size. Additional sizes are available as a special order. For square footage, refer to the spec sheet.

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