3M MP8670 Projector Review

The 3M Multimedia Projector MP8670 is the perfect tool for the large-group presenter or the traveling presenter. The 3M MP8670 projects 1,700 ANSI lumens, making it one of the brightest projectors in its category. Weighing only 13 pounds (5.9 kg.), it is easy to move from one location to the next. The 3M MP8670, with SVGA (800 x 600) resolution, also offers a comprehensive feature set specifically designed to help presenters communicate to large audiences with ease. From the digital keystone correction to the intelligent image scaling technology and Picture-in-Picture option, the 3M MP8670 proves that big things do come in small packages.


  • Bright 1,700 ANSI lumens
  • Digital Keystone Correction – 10°+/-10° with keystone free image
  • 4x Magnification, 8x with RGB connections
  • Picture-in-Picture for dynamic presentations
  • Intelligent image scaling technology optimizes image quality for XGA and VGA resolution and video
  • Sharp images with SVGA (800 x 600) resolution
  • Power zoom and focus
  • Adjustable auto off to save lamp hours
  • Three input channels for the simultaneous connection of two computers and a video signal
  • VirtualMouse remote control with power zoom, power focus and presentation tools
  • Six presentation tools: blank, laser pointer, timer, reveal, magnification, mouse emulation
  • Universal power supply, for use anywhere in the world
  • Monitor loop-through lets you view an external monitor and your projected image simultaneously
  • Universal Serial Bus connectivity (USB)
  • Kensington™ Security Slot for protection from theft (Kensington Microsaver needed)
  • Ceiling mountable
  • 1.3:1 Zoom ranges allows flexibility based upon the size of room
  • Limited warranty: 2 years parts and labor

Technical Specifications:

Display: 1.3″ active matrix polysilicon TFT (x3)

Resolution: 800 (w) x 600 (h) pixels (SVGA)

Brightness: 1,700 ANSI lumens (typical)

Weight: 13 lbs. (5.9 kg.)

Dimensions: 13.6″ (34.5 cm) w x 4.69″ (11.9 cm) h x 11.5″ (29..2 cm) L

Colors: 16.7 million (maximum)

Contrast ratio: 200:1 peak (100:1 ANSI)

Aspect ratio: 4:3

Zoom lens: 1.3:1 zoom for multiple applications

Screen size: 30″ (minimum) to 300″ (maximum) diagonal

Horizontal scan: 25-60 kHz

Vertical scan: 56-85 Hz

Input terminals:
S-Video: (1) Mini DIN 4-pin
Video: (1) RCA jack
Audio: (2) RCA jack and (2) mini stereo
RGB: (2) Mini-D-sub 15 pin (2) stereo mini pin jack USB mouse emulation – bi-directional

Output terminals:
Audio: (1) 3.5 stereo mini jack
RGB: (1) Mini D-sub 15-pin (female)
Mouse control and RS-232C: (1) Mini D sub 15 pin (male)

Speakers: 2-watt stereo

Lamp type: 190-watt UHB

Lamp life: 1,500 hours (average)

Operating temperature: 32F (0C) to 95F (35C)

Storage temperature: -4F (-20C) to 140F (60C)

Power consumption: 370 watts (maximum)

Power supply: Universal 100-120V AC, 220-240V AC, 50/60 Hz

Regulatory approvals: FCC Part 15 Class A, CE, UL, TUVGS

Warranty: 3M MP8670: two-year limited warranty on parts and labor. Lamp: 90 days or 180 hours, whichever comes first.

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