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BenQ MX511 Multimedia Projector

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BenQ MX511 Multimedia Projector

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Product Highlights

  • 2700 Lumens
  • Long Lamp Life Up to 6000 Hours
  • DLP 3D Ready
  • XGA Native Resolution, 1024 x 768
  • Contrast Ratio 3000:1
  • BrilliantColor Technology
  • Independent 3D Color Management
  • Comprehensive Connectivity with HDMI
  • Built-In 2W Speaker
  • 2x Digital Zoom
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The BenQ MX511 Multimedia Projector is a comprehensive projector, flexible enough for most applications. It offers plenty of control, letting you easily navigate menu screens to change settings. To ensure you'll have smooth presentations and adaptability, the MX511 Multimedia Projector has integrated various display functions and multiple inputs. It's highlighted by XGA resolution, a brightness of 2700 ANSI Lumens and a 3000:1 contrast ratio. Considering the MX511 has features that ensure high-quality picture performance in several conditions, it's hard to think of an application that would be out of its range.

The display is enhanced by several features including BrilliantColor technology, which uses a six-segment color wheel to reproduce a rich and accurate palate of crisp colors. The MX511 is also prepared for presentations and entertainment that require 3D technology. With 3D capabilities, it can project images in lifelike 3D and make your entertainment more exciting and your presentations more interactive. All you have to do is add the 3D glasses, content and video card along with the MX511.

Using the HDMI connection for 3D is ideal, but BenQ has integrated several inputs, control terminals and audio jacks with the MX511. Besides HDMI connectivity, you can use the RCA, S-video and component video inputs. Network connection is achievable through the RS-232 terminal. The dual PC inputs give you the power to connect multiple computers to one projector, which is a plus for presentations. The more options you have, the more you'll get out of each presentation. The audio jacks facilitate mic input and audio output to an external source. There is also a 2W stereo speaker built into the projector which is loud enough for most presentations.

The built-in closed caption decoder converts words into subtitles. The subtitles are projected onto the screen, addressing the needs of language students and hearing-impaired viewers. The MX511 is also equipped with a quick cooling option, high altitude mode and MyScreen technology that lets you individualize title screens with your own pictures or video.

The projector integrates high-performance optical engine projection and a user-friendly design to deliver high reliability and ease of use.

Long Lamp Life Up to 6000 Hours
Enjoy a lamp life performance of up to 6000 hours - twice the lamp life expectancy of average projector lamps on the market. This certainly lowers the number of lamp changes and keeps all maintenance to a minimum
Go 3D with DLP Link
MX511 is equipped with 3D projection technology to bring you the same amazing 3D effects you get in 3D movies. Offered for no added cost, the 3D feature on 3D-ready BenQ projectors gets your audience for an immersive real-life experience. All you have to do is add the 3D glasses, content and video card along with the MX511. A magical expedition is just about to begin
XGA Native Resolution
The MX511 comes with XGA native resolution, 1024 x 768, which brings you crisp and accurate images in your every presentation
Sharpen Up with High Contrast Ratios
The MX511 boasts high contrast ratio with 3000:1. High contract ratios translate to razor-sharp detail definition and a broader range of subtle color differences, which makes text sharper, cleaner, and easy to read
2700 ANSI Lumens Brightness
A mainstream standard 2700 ANSI lumen projection lamp ensures great viewing for small-medium size rooms even in locations with ambient light, so your hard works can always be presented as good as can be
Vivify Your World with BrilliantColor
With the help of BrilliantColor Technology, the MX511 delivers true-to-life images with enhanced secondary color brightness for your visual enjoyment
Independent 3D Color Management
Exclusive BenQ 3D Color Management empowers you with the freedom to fine-tune color intensity to meet your preference. 3D Color Management lets users independently adjust the hue, grain, and saturation levels of all six color wheel tones (red, green, blue, cyan, magenta, and yellow) without colors compromising each other
Comprehensive Connectivity with HDMI
MX511 features one HDMI port. The HDMI is also the highest and completely future-proof connection standard, ensuring pure digital audio and video perfection
Built-in Speaker
With a built-in 2W speaker with the MX511, not only do you get the vivid visual performance, you get the same audio satisfaction, too
Additional Features
Wall color correction allowing projection on surfaces of several predefined colors.
Quick auto search speeding up the signal detecting process.
Selectable password protected function.
Selectable quick cooling function makes the projector cool in a shorter time.
Presentation timer for better control of time during presentations.
One-key auto-adjustment to display the best picture quality.
Digital keystone correction to correct distorted images.
Adjustable color balance control for data/video display.
High brightness projection lamp.
Multi-language On-Screen Display (OSD) menus.
Switchable normal and economic modes to reduce the power consumption.
Component HDTV compatibility (YPbPr).
Less than 1W power consumption in standby mode
Closed Captioning/Wall Color Correction/Teaching Template/Blank/2x Digital Zoom/Auto Off/Freeze/Security Password/HDTV Compatible/"Q?" Hot Key for FAQ/High Altitude Mode/Auto Adjustment Hot Key
Image Display
Projector Display System DLP DMD Technology by Texas Instruments
Native Resolution XGA (1,024 x 768)
Number of Pixels 786,432
Lumens Brightness 2700 ANSI Lumens
Contrast Ratio 3000:1
Colors Full 1.07 Billion Color Palette
Aspect Ratio 4:3 Native, 16:9 Selectable
Horizontal Frequency 31-90kHz
Scan Rate Vertical Scan Rate: 50-120Hz
HDTV Compatibility 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Computer Compatibility VGA (640 x 480) to UXGA (1600 x 1200)
Picture Modes Dynamic Mode, Presentation Mode, sRGB Mode, Cinema Mode, User 1 Mode, User 2 Mode
Lens System
Lens F=2.51-2.69, f= 21.95-24.18mm
Throw Ratio 1.97-2.17 (50" @ 2 m)
Focus/Zoom Adjusting Manual Zoom, 1.10:1
Recommended Projection Size 23-300" (584.2-7620mm)
Keystone Correction Manual Vertical ±40°
Ceiling Mountable Yes
Rear Screen Projection Yes
Projection Tilt Option Yes
Built-in Speaker 2W
Input/Output Connectors
Input Terminals PC:
Analog RGB: D-sub 15-pin x 2
HDMI V1.3 x 1
Component Video: D-sub 15-pin x 2 (Shared with Analog RGB Connector)
S-Video: Mini Din 4-pin x 1
Composite Video: RCA x 1
Stereo Mini Jack x 1
Output Terminals PC:
Monitor Out: D-sub 15-pin x 1
Variable Audio Out: Stereo Mini Jack x 1
Speaker: 2W x 1
Control Protocol Serial Connector : RS-232 9-pin x 1
Lamp (Bulb) 190W, 4500/6000 Hours (Normal/Economic Mode)
Fan Noise 27/25 dBA (Normal/Economic Mode)
Remote Control Yes
Power Requirements 100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption 260W, Standby <1W
OSD Languages Bulgarian/Croatian/Czech/Danish/Dutch/English/Finnish/French/German/Greek/Hungarian/Indonesia/Italian/Japanese/Korean/Norwegian/Polish/Portuguese/Romanian/Russian/Simplified Chinese/Spanish/Swedish/Turkish/Thai/Traditional Chinese (26 Languages)
Dimensions (WxHxD) 10.4 x 3.9 x 8.3" (265 x 100 x 210mm)
Weight 5.1 lb. (2.3kg)
BenQ MX511 Multimedia Projector
  • Quick Start Guide
  • VGA Cable
  • Manual CD
  • Power Cord
  • Remote Control with Battery
  • 1-Year Standard Limited Warranty; 180-Day or 500-Hour Lamp Warranty
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