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Benq MX511

Benq MX511
alaScore 84

56 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 reviews of Benq MX511. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Benq MX511 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 56 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Benq MX511

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 user reviews of Benq MX511 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.com.

97% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BenQ MX511 DLP 3D Ready Black XGA ProjectorBenQ MX511 DLP 3D Ready Black XGA Projector

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: mccamjam, (tigerdirect.com)

Great product... Not as bright as my 2200 lumen

 

it has a great picture... but not as bright with lights on and window shade open as my 2200 Lumen non-HD projector. Overall VERY happy.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

benq mx511

 

This projector has been advertised as a conference room projector and not a home theater projector, however I find the picture quality to very good for movies. I have it hooked up to my PS3 with hdmi and it looks great. I also have it hooked up to an...

brightness, resolution using hdmi

none, fans are slightly loud but not noisy or bothersome

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Cookie (tigerdirect.com)

Good price, great product.

 

Easy install and nice picture. Purchased as a replacement to an older model. Much brighter, great resolution, and at the price, the extra features are a plus.

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: DFROMFOLSOM (tigerdirect.com)

Awesome Projector!

 

Really pleased with this product. Image is super clear. Easy to use and just works great. Get it - You will not be disappointed!!

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Vincent WW (tigerdirect.com)

Excellent value for money

 

Bought this projector with an AccuScreen and am more than happy with it. Works great; excellent picture; use it for business presentations and haven't had any problems. Will try it for home theatre next.

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Mac (tigerdirect.com)

Awesome!

 

All I can say is this projector is awesome.I'm so glad I purchase this one.Thanks

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: jem141 (tigerdirect.com)

Best Deal for money

 

I bought this projector as a replacement for my Toshiba TDP-S8. It is my living room novelty. I am very impressed with it. I was looking for something with a similar throw ratio, but better specs. This projector has a great resolution (auto ratio - so...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

BenQ MX511 DLP Projector

 

BenQ MX511 is 3D ready but it does not support HD source for 3D. You can see 3D only using composite (yellow) or s-video cable (advised by BenQ tech support). To see HD 3D you need HDMI 1.4 input and this projector only support HDMI 1.3 input. I hooked...

Product Specifications

Design

Ceiling mountable: Yes
Colour of product:Black

Lamps

Bulb power:190
Service life of lamp:4500 / 6000
Service life of lamp (economic mode):4500 / 6000

Lens System

Digital Zoom:2
Focal length range (f-f):21.9 - 24.1 / 21.9 - 24.2
Focus:Auto
Throw ratio:1.97 - 2.17:1

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:1
RMS rated power:2

Networking

Ethernet LAN: No
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Aspect Ratio:16:9 / 4:3, 16:9
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):100 x 210 x 265 / 265 x 100 x 210 / 265 x 210 x 100
Lens focal range:2.51 - 2.69
Mounting:Y
Power LED: Yes
Power requirements:100 - 240V, 50/60 Hz
Power supply type:AC
Resolution:1600 x 1200
Weight:5.1
Weight (imperial):5.1

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC, VGA
Handheld remote control: Yes

Performance

Horizontal scan range:31 - 82 / 31 - 90
Noise Level:27
Vertical scan range:48 - 85 / 50 - 120

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite Video In:1
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
RS-232 ports:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1 / 2 / 3, 2

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power consumption (typical):250 / 260

Projector

Contrast ratio (typical):3000:1
Keystone correction, vertical:± 40 / ±40
Number of Colours:16.78 million colours
Projection Technology:DLP
Projector brightness:2500 / 2700
Projector native resolution:XGA (1024x768)
Screen size compatibility:23"/300" / 584.2 - 7620
Zoom capability:Manual
Zoom ratio:1.1:1

Video

3D: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Full HD: No
HD-Ready: Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1024 x 768 (XGA), 1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 640 x 480 (VGA)
Supported video modes:1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:2.25 / 2.3