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BenQ MS521 Projector

SVGA Conference Room Projector
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From BenQ —   Featuring a brightness of 3000 ANSI lumens and a high contrast ratio of 13000:1, the cost-effective and eco-friendly MS521 offers a stunning full-screen presentation with the finest details regardless of the ambient light level.

  • Native SVGA Resolution (800x600)
  • 3,000 ANSI Lumens; 13,000:1 Contrast Ratio
  • SmartEco Power Saving Technology
  • Up to 10,000 Hours Long Lamp Life
  • Instant Restart & HDMI
  • Various 3D Format for Entertainment

BenQ MS521 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$489
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Status
Discontinued
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
3,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
800x600
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (SVGA)
Contrast
13,000:1
Display Type
DLP x 1
Color Processing
10-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200
3D Modes
PC 3D Ready

Lamp Life
4,500 hours  / 10,000 hours

Included Lens
1.1x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.3' - 39.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
30.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
1.97:1 - 2.17:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 13'-1" and 14'-5" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
4.40" x 11.90" x 8.70"
Weight
5.1 lbs
Audible Noise
32 dB  / 30 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
Power
240 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
PC 3D Ready
Additional Features
Blu-ray Full HD 3D Supported

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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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