Monitors archive

  • Samsung Series 9 3D monitors add Smart Hub access
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    Samsung Series 9 3D monitors add Smart Hub access

    By 21 June 2011

    Samsung has announced the arrival of its new Series 9 LED monitors, bringing 3D and the Smart Hub platform to the equation. The pick of the two releases (both 27-inchers) is the TA950, which is essentially an internet-connected TV dressed up in monitor...

  • Mitsubishi Electronics creates bonkers 16:3 display, perfect for panoramic shots
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    Mitsubishi Electronics creates bonkers 16:3 display, perfect for panoramic shots

    By 16 June 2011

    If you're a fan of the panoramic mode on your camera you've not really got any ideal way of displaying them naturally on a computer monitor or laptop screen. They're just not wide enough, so black bars top and bottom are a must. However, up steps Mitsubishi...

  • Transparent monitors are the next big thing
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    Transparent monitors are the next big thing

    By 16 June 2011

    Last year, we couldn't move without bumping into one 3D display or another. From CES to IFA to the Display Taiwan exhibition, every Tom, Jack and Harry had a 3D stereoscopic monitor of some sort, glasses or glasses-less. However, a new trend has emerged...

  • Rollable e-ink scroll found at Display Taiwan show
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    Rollable e-ink scroll found at Display Taiwan show

    By 16 June 2011

    Pocket-lint has seen all sorts of flexible displays to date, but ITRI (Industrial Technology Research Institute) showed off a rather unusually shaped model at Display Taiwan this week. More of an E Ink type solution than a standard monitor, the new tech...

  • Sony PlayStation 3D 24-inch monitor gives you 3D gaming in your bedroom
    Gaming

    Sony PlayStation 3D 24-inch monitor gives you 3D gaming in your bedroom

    By 7 June 2011

    Sony is hoping to increase the uptake of 3D with a new 24-inch 3D monitor due out later this year. The new TV, aimed at the bedroom user, will allow gamers to enjoy some of the new 3D titles out later this year like Uncharted 3 and Resistance 3 without...

  • Acer's 3D assault continues with the world’s first 27-inch FHD 3D monitor
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    Acer's 3D assault continues with the world’s first 27-inch FHD 3D monitor

    By 27 April 2011

    As well as finding the time to unleash the 3D packing Aspire Z5763 all-in-one PC, Acer has also detailed "the world’s first 27-inch FHD 3D monitor" - the HN274H. The 27-incher comes packed with some Nvidia 3D specs and is designed for "not only for...

  • Sharp unleashes 5D attraction to Japanese thrill seekers
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    Sharp unleashes 5D attraction to Japanese thrill seekers

    By 27 April 2011

    Sharp has revealed details of an incredible looking theme park attraction that is dubbing "The 5D Miracle Tour". The incredible setup, which will be installed at the Huis Ten Bosch theme park in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan, comprises 156 60-inch LCD TVs...

  • 3D flicks go flicker-free with LG
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    3D flicks go flicker-free with LG

    By 26 April 2011

    LG has announced the arrival of its latest weapons in the quest for multi-device 3D supremacy - the "Flicker Free Certified" Cinema 3D Monitor; D41P and D42P. The FPR 3D monitors are all ready to go with all 3D capable graphics cards and aren't discriminate...

  • Toshiba powers up USB Mobile LCD Monitor
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    Toshiba powers up USB Mobile LCD Monitor

    By 23 March 2011

    If one display for your laptop isn't enough for you then good news - Toshiba has announced the arrival of its Mobile LCD Monitor. "But what makes the Mobile LCD Monitor mobile?" we hear you cry. Well, the answer lies not with the swanky black vinyl carrying...

  • Acer unleashes first 3D HDMI PC monitor
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    Acer unleashes first 3D HDMI PC monitor

    By 8 February 2011

    3D displays continue to pour in, but Acer has some bold claims for its latest model - the GN245HQ - in that the manufacturer claims it is the "first 3D monitor in the world to support the HDMI 3D solution from Nvidia". What this means is that it can handle...

  • Samsung BX2350   review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Samsung BX2350 review

    By 10 November 2010

    There’s no shortage of choice in the LCD panel market at the moment, and while many manufacturers are now orienting themselves towards the LED-backlighting market few have done it in such a stylish way as Samsung. While a rather subjective claim, its...

  • ViewSonic wants you 3D viewing
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    ViewSonic wants you 3D viewing

    By 15 October 2010

    ViewSonic has announced the arrival of its first 24-inch 3D-LED monitor, the catchy-named V3D241wm-LED The display will let you watch 3D content in full HD direct from your PC - there's 3D action on Youporn in case you're wondering what you could watch....

  • Hyundai IT teases 70-inch table/monitor combo
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    Hyundai IT teases 70-inch table/monitor combo

    By 11 October 2010

    At first glance, you could be forgiven for thinking that this is an iPhone 4 laying on a plinth or dock and, in some respects, you wouldn't be far from the truth. However, while it is touchscreen and comes with the ability to be app-laden, it is slightly...

  • New Apple Mac Pros, iMacs, Cinema Display and Magic trackpad launching Tuesday?
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    New Apple Mac Pros, iMacs, Cinema Display and Magic trackpad launching Tuesday?

    By 26 July 2010

    You can either take it as gospel truth or with a pinch of salt, but Mac insider John Gruber, who has been equally right and wrong about upcoming Apple announcements in the past, is predicting a bevy of new Apple gear for Tuesday from the Cupertino based...

  • LG unleashes 3D triple-whammy
    Online

    LG unleashes 3D triple-whammy

    By 19 July 2010

    When LG goes on the launch rampage over in South Korea you can always count on two things. The first is that the announcements make the rest of the world sit up and take notice and secondly, they'll be bikini clad women showing off the products. And with...

  • Samsung SyncMaster LD220HD   review
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    Samsung SyncMaster LD220HD review

    By 16 July 2010

    The SyncMaster LD220HD, like the LG W2230s, is sold as an accompaniment to your laptop, rather than as a desktop monitor, although in truth it could easily be both. Measuring 22 inches across the diagonal, the LD220 doesn’t have a conventional stand,...

  • Benq V2410T monitor   review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Benq V2410T monitor review

    By 6 July 2010

    If you're looking for something a little more "flexible" than your average LCD screen, you'll find a fairly limited selection of displays that offer height, tilt and swivel adjustment that are complemented by decent performance and a reasonable price....

  • HannsG HL231 monitor   review
    Online 4 out of 5

    HannsG HL231 monitor review

    By 29 June 2010

    HannsG has been setting its stall out in the LCD display market in recent times, and has recently made the transition to LED-based displays with the slimline HL231. Impressively slight at around 18mm thick, this is a 23-inch model at 16:9 aspect and a...

  • Viewsonic VX2739wm monitor review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Viewsonic VX2739wm monitor review

    By 15 June 2010

    Developments in modern displays and associated devices have made it increasingly feasible to watch video and television on "computer" monitors, with the only real drawback being their relatively small size. Viewsonic addresses this particular issue with...

  • Touchy feely Acer monitor goes all ergonomic
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    Touchy feely Acer monitor goes all ergonomic

    By 14 June 2010

    Acer has taken a step further in making the usability of its touchscreen monitors that little bit easier with the launch of the 231H LCD monitor. The company launched the touchscreen T230H model a little while back and has now given it "an advanced ergonomic...

  • 3M first with USB 3.0 monitor
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    3M first with USB 3.0 monitor

    By 9 June 2010

    3M has unveiled its new monitor technology, and it's one of the first USB 3.0 products we’ve seen that isn’t storage related. It doesn’t just get its display signal via the new standard, but also draws its power from it.  The 3M demo unit is only...

  • ViewSonic VX2739wm monitor offers record response time
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    ViewSonic VX2739wm monitor offers record response time

    By 7 May 2010

    ViewSonic has announced a monitor that might suit those among you who demand the very fastest response times from your displays. The company claims that it's the first in the world to offer a 27-inch display with a 1ms response time. That means that it'll...

  • BenQ announces V2410T LED monitor
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    BenQ announces V2410T LED monitor

    By 26 April 2010

    BenQ has extended its line of monitors to include a new model - the V2410T, which the company describes as " tastefully stylish and yet environmentally conscious". It's got a height-adjustable neck, meaning that you don't have to adjust your chair -...

  • Acer rolls out AT2056 and AT2356 displays
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    Acer rolls out AT2056 and AT2356 displays

    By 16 April 2010

    Acer has decided that 16 April 2010 is a great day to expand its range of displays, and who are we to argue? The company has announced the ATXX56 range, which comprises the 20-inch AT2056 and the 23-inch AT2356. They come with "Full HD" or "HD Ready"...

  • BenQ reveals 5 V-series monitors
    Online

    BenQ reveals 5 V-series monitors

    By 11 March 2010

    BenQ has announced a small stack of computer monitors, for those of you considering upgrading from an old CRT. They run the gamut from 18.5-inch to 24-inch, and offer what BenQ calls "class-leading slimness" - 14mm or 15mm depending on the display size....