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BenQ MX842UST Projector

XGA Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector
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The BenQ MX842UST Projector is a XGA Ultra Short Throw (UST) Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 3,000 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1024x768 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. This projector was first available for purchase in August 2014 and has been by BenQ.


BenQ MX842UST Projector Specifications


MSRP
n/a
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Status
Discontinued
Released
August 2014
 
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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

Lamp Life
3,500 hours  / 7,000 hours

Included Lens
Fixed focal length , manual focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
No
Throw Distance
1.9' - 9.4'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
60.64" - 300.00"
Throw Ratio
0.47:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens 3'-2" from the screen.
Digital Zoom
Yes
Digital Keystone
Vertical only

Projector Size
9.33" x 13.35" x 13.11"
Weight
11.9 lbs
Audible Noise
36 dB  / 30 dB
Internal Speakers
10.0 Watts × 2
Power
330 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Short-Throw
Additional Features
By detecting the input content to determine the amount of brightness required for optimum color and contrast performance, the SmartEco Mode is able to reduce lamp power while delivering the finest image quality.

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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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