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BenQ MP522ST Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The BenQ MP522ST Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 2,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 4.9 lbs, this portable projector is bright and compact, perfect for business travelers, taking on a family vacation or just moving from room to room. This projector was first available for purchase in July 2008 and has been by BenQ.

 

BenQ MP522ST Projector Specifications


MSRP
$799
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Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2008
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
2,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
Contrast
1,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1280x1024

Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.0' - 18.0'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
66.23" - 302.50"
Throw Ratio
0.89:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 5'-12" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.50" x 10.00" x 8.40"
Weight
4.9 lbs
Audible Noise
31 dB  / 26 dB
Internal Speakers
5.0 Watts Mono
Power
280 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Composite: RCA
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
VGA In: Dsub-15pin

Features
Short-Throw
Closed Captioning
Blackboard Mode
Soft Carrying Case
Additional Features
3D Color Management Wall color correction
 


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ANSI LUMENS  is the most commonly accepted industry standard brightness measurement. The ANSI lumen rating measures the brightest white that a projector can produce by averaging nine light meter measurements taken across the projected image.

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BUYER BEWARE   Either this projector's brightness specification does not cite an industry-accepted unit of measurement, or according to our calculations it seems unlikely that this projector is capable of producing the manufacturer's cited brightness specification.

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