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BenQ MW851UST Projector

WXGA Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector
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From BenQ —   A Widescreen View for Small Classrooms. Featuring a 0.4 ultra short-throw ratio, 13,000:1 ultra-high contrast ratio and WXGA native resolution, the MW851UST only needs 0.74 meters to bring a 95" well-defined widescreen picture to life in small-sized classrooms. Plus, 2500 ANSI lumens further ensure clear viewing under low ambient light.

  • Native WXGA (1280x800) Resolution
  • 2500 ANSI Lumens
  • 13000:1 Contrast Ratio
  • 0.36 Ultra Short Throw Ratio
  • LAN Control
  • Smart Eco Mode
  • 10W x 2 Speaker
  • SRS WOW HDTM
  • Mic Input

BenQ MW851UST Projector Specifications


MSRP
$1,899
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Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2011
Warranty
3 Years
 
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Brightness
2,500 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x800
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WXGA)
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 Type
230W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,500 hours  / 5,000 hours

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
1.4' - 7.6'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.00" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
0.36:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 2'-5" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
9.30" x 13.40" x 12.70"
Weight
11.7 lbs
Audible Noise
33 dB  / 27 dB
Internal Speakers
10.0 Watts × 2
TCO Certified:
Yes
Power
321 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
12-Volt Trigger
Composite: RCA
HDMI 1.3
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
PC 3D Ready
Short-Throw
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
The MW851UST features two built-in 10W speakers to help enrich every lesson with top quality audio performances.

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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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