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MX661 XGA 3000 ANSI Lumens HDMI w/ Speaker & LAN Control

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MX661 XGA 3000 ANSI Lumens HDMI w/ Speaker & LAN Control

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Projection Perfect for Every Occasion

The BenQ MX661 is just the projector you need to perfect your presentation in all settings. Featuring XGA resolution with 3000 ANSI lumens and 13000:1 high contrast ratio, the MX661 also offers multi display for ultra-smooth connection, PC-less presentation and 3D ready projection to keep your presentation lookin' great!


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Power Saving , Eco Friendly


World-Leading SmartEco Technology for a Greener Environment

As the first DLP brand to incorporate Philips' ImageCare technology into its projector lamp system, BenQ has taken a further leap, developing its own SmartEco Technology to perfect what DLP can do for energy saving in the 21st century classroom. Built with this brand new invention, the MX661 brings together uncompromised brightness, exquisite picture quality and optimized lamp life through innovative features.


Eco Blank Mode

The Eco Blank mode allows teachers to blank the projection screen whenever they need to direct their students' focus back on them – or simply when the projector is not in use. When activated, this special feature dims the lamp power automatically, lowering the total power consumption by 70%.




Full Power On
100% Lamp Power
Attention on the Projection Screen


Eco Blank Mode On
30% Lamp Power at the Lowest
Attention on the Class Instructor



SmartEco Mode

The SmartEco Mode, which cleverly adjusts the lamp power to maximize power saving by delivering the best contrast and brightness performance using only as much light as needed.


Normal Mode
296W Projector Power
by Average


SmartEco Mode
Enhanced Details in Darkened Scenes
163W Projector Power Consumption by Average


(Source: 2010 Philips white paper)

No Source Detected Mode

The automatic switch to Eco Blank Mode after the projector is turned on for over three minutes without a display source, eliminating unnecessary energy waste and prolonging the life of the projector lamp.




Source Detected
100% Lamp Power


No Source Detected
30% Lamp Power



Audio Pass Through

With the built-in speaker, the MX661 can be used as an audio system when it's on the standby mode. This saves you the trouble as well as the extra budget for getting a separate audio system.


0.5W in Standby Mode

When inactive, the MX661 keeps power consumption to a minimum with 0.5W standby power, achieving what was once a challenge for ealier projector models. This technological advancement in energy saving certainly helps extend the projector lamp life and lower energy costs.


Hassle-Free Projector Maintenance


Upper lamp door for easy lamp access

The upper lamp door is designed for it managers to replace the projector lamp safely and quickly. should the projector lamp go out in the middle of the class, it can be replaced without delaying the class.


Thoughtful Designs


Auto Power Off

Automatic power off after the projector is turned on for over thirty minutes without a display source, eliminating unnecessary energy waste and prolonging the life of the projector lamp.


Wireless Display

Insert a WiFi dongle into the USB flash drive slot to display contents from your PC, MAC, iPhone and iPad to MX661 through Wireless Display feature.


USB Display

USB Display offers the plug-and-play convenience of USB connection – with automatic resolution detection for the best image presentation and extension support for simultaneous multi-projection display.


PC-Less Teaching

USB Drive Display allows teachers to teach light with a USB flash drive. All they need to do is save the files they need onto a USB flash drive and insert it in the MX661 to start teaching. File types supported are JPEG • JPG • BMP • Excel • Word and PowePoint.

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 products.

Arsenic-free optical glass

BFR/PVC-free casing plastics

PVC-free plastic packaging



Projection System DLP
Native Resolution XGA(1024x768)
Brightness* 3000AL
Contrast Ratio 13000:1
Display Color 1.07 Billion Colors
Lens F=2.51-2.69, f=21.95-24.18mm
Aspect Ratio Native 4:3 (5 aspect ratio selectable)
Throw Ratio 1.97-2.17 (50"@2m)
Image Size (Diagonal) 37"-300"
Zoom Ratio 1.1:1
Lamp Type 210W
Lamp (Normal/Economic Mode)* 3500/5000/6500 hours
Keystone Adjustment 1D, Vertical ± 40 degrees
Projection Offset 130% ±5%
Resolution Support VGA(640 x 480) to UXGA(1600 x 1200)
Horizontal Frequency 27K~102KHz
Vertical Scan Rate 23~120Hz
Interface Computer in (D-sub 15pin) x 2(Share with component) Monitor out (D-sub 15pin) x 1 HDMI (1.4a) x 1 Composite Video in (RCA) x 1 S-Video in (Mini DIN 4pin) x 1 Audio in (Mini Jack) x 1 Audio out (Mini Jack) x 1 Microphone in (Mini Jack) x 1 Speaker 2W x 1 LAN (RJ45) x 1 (LAN Control & LAN Display) USB (Type A) x 1 (USB Reader with Office Viewer & Wireless Display) USB (Type B) x 1 (Download & Page up/Down USB (Type mini B) x 1 (USB display & Download) RS232 (DB-9pin) x 1 IR Receiver x1 (Front)
Dimensions(W x H x D) 327.4 x 126 x 230.1 mm
HDTV Compatibility 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Video Compatibility NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Weight 2.6KG
Audible Noise 34/32 dBA (Normal/Economic mode)
Power Supply AC100 to 240 V, 50 to 60 Hz
Power Consumption 265W (typical), Standby<0.5W
On-Screen Display Languages Arabic/Bulgarian/ Croatian/ Czech/ Danish/ Dutch/ English/ Finnish/ French/ German/ Greek/ Hindi/ Hungarian/ Italian/ Indonesian/ Japanese/ Korean/ Norwegian/ Polish/ Portuguese/ Romanian/ Russian/ Simplified Chinese/Spanish/ Swedish/ Turkish/ Thai/ Traditional Chinese (28 Languages)
Picture Modes Dynamic/Presentation/sRGB/Cinema/User 1/User 2
Accessories (Standard) Carry Bag Remote Control w/ Battery Power Cord (by region) User Manual CD Quick Start Guide Warranty Card (by region) VGA(D-sub 15pin) Cable
Accessories (Optional) Spare Lamp Kit Ceilling Mount 3D Glasses



 Subject to the terms and conditions set forth below, BenQ America Corp. (“BenQ”) warrants the BenQ Digital Projector (“Product”) you have purchased from a BenQ authorized reseller on or after May 1, 2010 in the United States to be free from defects in materials or workmanship under normal consumer use during the warranty period in the continental United States, Hawaii, and Alaska. If the Product becomes defective during the warranty period BenQ will, at its option, repair or replace the Product. BenQ may use new or reconditioned components or parts to repair the Product, or replace the Product with a new or reconditioned Product of the same or functionally equivalent model.

 BenQ Projector Standard Limited Warranty: Subject to the exclusions set forth below: Three (3) year from the purchase date by the original retail purchaser (the “Customer”) (except for lamps as specified below and refurbished units which have a separate warranty policy), parts and labor only (No advance replacement).

Lamp Warranty: Lamp is guaranteed 1 year or 2000 hours from the purchase date by the Customer, whichever comes first. Return Merchandise Authorization Shipping: The Customer will pay shipping freight to BenQ or a BenQ Authorized Service Provider and BenQ will pay shipping freight to the Customer during the warranty period.

DOA (Dead On Arrival): Must be reported within thirty (30) days of purchase. An RMA number must be issued in order to process the replacement. BenQ will replace the DOA unit with a brand new replacement. BenQ will cover the freight charges both ways.

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. Depot warranty service is available for all Products purchased and located in the continental United States, Hawaii, and Alaska. 2. You must contact BenQ Technical Support Center at 1-866-600-2367. 3. BenQ or BenQ Technical Support Center will attempt to resolve technical issues over the phone. If telephone resolution is not possible, BenQ or BenQ Customer Service Center will then issue a Return Merchandise Authorization (“RMA”) number to be used as a means of identifying the product returned. RMA authorization numbers are valid for thirty (30) days and void thereafter 4. You must return the product to BenQ unless otherwise directed by BenQ to a BenQ Authorized Service Provider. You must prepay any shipping charges, export taxes, custom duties and taxes, or any charges associated with transportation of the BenQ product. In addition, you are responsible for insuring any Product shipped or returned and assume the risk of lost packages. 5. 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