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BenQ MX505 Projector

XGA Portable Projector
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The BenQ MX505 Projector is a XGA Portable Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 , and is 3D capable. The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. Weighing in at 4.0 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 November 2013 and has been by BenQ.


BenQ MX505 Projector Specifications


MSRP
$499
Status
Discontinued
Released
November 2013
Warranty
1 Year
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Brightness
3,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1024x768
Aspect Ratio
4:3 (XGA)
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
190W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
4,500 hours  / 10,000 hours
Lamp Model
5J.J9R05.001  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.1x manual zoom , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
4.0' - 37.5'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
29.41" - 302.42"
Throw Ratio
1.86:1 - 2.04:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 12'-5" and 13'-7" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
3.70" x 11.10" x 8.70"
Weight
4.0 lbs
Audible Noise
33 dB  / 28 dB
Internal Speakers
2.0 Watts Mono
Power
270 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
PC 3D Ready
Additional Features
To make your teaching job easier, BenQ has added the teaching template function to the MX505. With four different pattern designs to choose from—Letter Formation, Musical Staff, Worksheet, and Coordinate Chart, you can enhance your boardroom or classroom learning experience.
 

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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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