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BenQ MW523 3D Ready DLP Projector - 720p - HDTV - 16:10 Item # 148996 OfficeMax # 24307199

BenQ MW523 3D Ready DLP Projector - 720p - HDTV - 16:10

The Best Value Choice for Small-Medium Space

Featuring a brightness of 3000 ANSI lumens, a high contrast ratio of 13000:1 and a WXGA resolution, the cost-effective and eco-friendly MW523 offers a stunning full-screen presentation with the finest details regardless of the ambient light level.

Package Contents:
; MW523 DLP Projector; Lens Cover; Remote Control w/ Battery; Power Cord (By Region); User Manual CD; Quick Start Guide; Warranty Card (By Region); VGA (D-sub 15pin) Cable

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Item # 148996 
Manufacturer # 3685617  
3D Type 3D Ready
aspect ratio 16:9; 4:3
Audio Line In Yes
Audio Line Out Yes
brand name BenQ
Color Supported 1.07 Billion Colors (30-bit)
Composite Video Yes
contrast ratio 13,000:1
depth 8.7"
Economy Mode Lamp Life 6000 Hour
form factor Ceiling Mountable
Graphic Mode WXGA
height 4.1"
Input Scan Format 1080p
Input Voltage 110 V AC; 220 V AC
Lamp Power 190 W
Language Supported Arabic; Bulgarian; Croatian; Czech; Danish; Dutch; English; Finnish; French; German; Greek; Hindi; Hungarian; Italian; Indonesian; Japanese; Korean; Norwegian; Polish; Portuguese; Romanian; Russian; Chinese (Simplified); Chinese (Traditional); Spanish; Swedish; Turkish; Thai
manufacturer BenQ Corporation
maximum diagonal image size 25 ft
Maximum Horizontal Sync 102 kHz
Maximum Lens Aperture F/3.06
maximum resolution 1600 x 1200
Maximum Vertical Sync 120 Hz
Minimum Diagonal Image Size 39"
Minimum Lens Aperture F/2.55
model name MW523
Native Aspect Ratio 16:10
native resolution 1280 x 800
Normal Mode Lamp Life 4500 Hour
Number of HDMI Ports 1
Number of Lamps 1
number of speakers 1
Operating Power Consumption 240 W
optical zoom 1.2x
Output Scan Format 720p
Platform Supported PC
Product Name MW523 DLP Projector
Product Series M
Product Type DLP Projector
Projection Method Front; Rear; Ceiling
S-Video Yes
Speaker Output Mode Mono
Speaker Output Power 2 W
Throw Ratio 1.49 to 1.79
Vertical Keystone Correction -40° /+40&deg
VGA In Yes
VGA Out Yes
Video Signal Format SECAM; NTSC; PAL
Video Signal Standard HDTV
weight 5.07 lb
white brightness (white light output) 3000 lm
width 11.9"
Zoom Ratio 1.2:1
Zoom Type Manual Zoom

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  • The Best Value Choice for a Small-Medium Space

    Featuring a WXGA resolution, a brightness of 3000 ANSI lumens, a contrast ratio of 13000:1, and an unbelievable lamp life of up to 10,000 hours, the MW523 is the perfect projector choice for your everyday life. Whether it's in business, education, or at home, the MW523 delivers stunning images and lower total cost of ownership!


  • SmartEco Lamp Saving Technology

    Incorporating BenQ's renowned SmartEco Lamp Saving Technology, the MW523 not only offers greater energy savings to you, but continues to deliver amazing picture quality through this innovative technology. The SmartEco mode is designed to use only the exact amount of lamp power a projector needs to deliver the best contrast performance. With this feature, schools get to provide students and teachers uncompromised projection quality and reduce the total cost of ownership by extending the lamp life and lowering power consumption.
  • SmartEco Lamp Care Mode

    Within the SmartEco Lamp Saving Technology umbrella, Lamp Care mode takes your dollars further—much further by offering an astonishing lamp life of up to 10,000 hours!
  • No Source Detected Feature

    There will be times when a projector is turned on without a display source, such as a classroom PC or notebook. To avoid a projector from running with full lamp power, BenQ created the No Source Detected feature to lower the projector lamp brightness to 30% after the projector has remained unconnected to a display source for more than three minutes.

    0.5W in Standby Mode

    When inactive, the MW523 keeps power consumption to a minimum of 0.5W standby power further lowering your total cost of ownership.
  • 3D Blu-Ray Ready Projection

    MW523 is equipped with 3D Blu-Ray ready 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 Blu-Ray ready BenQ projectors gives your audience an immersive real-life experience. Get ready to experience 3D like you've never seen it before!
  • ecoFacts Label

    ecoFacts can tell you how eco-friendly BenQ products are! Development of eco-friendly products, BenQ doesn't just want to comply with green regulations passively, but also to actively develop eco-friendly products!

    ecoFacts declares BenQ's greatest efforts on the replacement of hazardous substances, material selection, packaging design, energy-saving design, and other aspects of the product.

What's in the Box

  • Projector
  • Lens Cover
  • Remote Control w/ Battery
  • Power Cord (by region)
  • User Manual CD
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Card (by region)
  • VGA (D-sub 15pin) Cable

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