Monitors archive

  • Fujitsu Siemens Zero-Watt monitor launched
    Online

    Fujitsu Siemens Zero-Watt monitor launched

    By 13 August 2008

    Fujitsu Siemens Computers has created the world's first zero-watt monitor for business users looking to go green and save cash at the same time. The new Patent-pending zero-watt power save technology enabled SCENICVIEW ECO monitors draw no power when...

  • HP expands EliteBook lappie line-up
    Laptops

    HP expands EliteBook lappie line-up

    By 11 August 2008

    HP is claiming two world firsts with its latest laptop launches. Heading up the new laptops is the HP EliteBook 8730w, which is said to be the only mobile workstation on the market to offer a 17-inch diagonal HP DreamColor Display. This display offers...

  • Apple planning refreshes to Cinema Displays
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    Apple planning refreshes to Cinema Displays

    By 6 August 2008

    MacRumors is reporting that it has heard that Apple is preparing for refreshes to its Cinema Displays - but not until the Macworld San Francisco 2009 conference which takes place from January 5th next year. A refresh that could be described as well overdue,...

  • LG M49D digital TV monitors launch
    Televisions

    LG M49D digital TV monitors launch

    By 24 July 2008

    LG Electronics has unveiled its "elegantly designed" M94D series of digital TV monitors that have a gloss black curved frame and electric blue power light. With a in-built digital tuner, users can watch television programmes and tune into digital radio...

  • Alpine in-car entertainment systems launched
    Gaming

    Alpine in-car entertainment systems launched

    By 18 July 2008

    So the weather has failed to cheer up yet again so you decide to pack up the car, and head for the sun, but how do you keep your kids from killing each other for the 10 hour drive? Well if you've got a bit of cash, Alpine has launched a new series of...

  • Acer launches monitor for gamers - the G24
    Gaming

    Acer launches monitor for gamers - the G24

    By 7 July 2008

    Way back in May, Acer unveiled its Aspire Predator gaming PCs - the Sniper, Trooper, Crusher and Eliminator. Now you can get a matching monitor, which, with a contrast ratio of 50,000:1 (which Acer says is a first), is claimed to be perfect for gamers....

  • ViewSonic unveils 26-inch VA2626WM LCD monitor
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    ViewSonic unveils 26-inch VA2626WM LCD monitor

    By 1 July 2008

    Viewsonic has launched the 26-inch VA2626WM LCD monitor. At $500, it is claimed to deliver most of the features of a pricier model. These include 1920 x 1200 resolution, along with a 6000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, HDMI, DVI, and VGA ports, and some 2.5...

  • Pioneer launches new KURO plasmas and monitors
    Home Cinema

    Pioneer launches new KURO plasmas and monitors

    By 27 June 2008

    Pioneer has announced the UK launch of its "enhanced" KURO plasma TVs with separate media receiver – the 50-inch KRP-500A and 60-inch KRP-600A – together with its 50-inch KRP-500M and 60-inch KRP-600M monitors. The new models are HD ready 1080p and...

  • ViewSonic VP2250wb monitor review
    Online 4 out of 5

    ViewSonic VP2250wb monitor review

    By 27 June 2008

    With a visible area of 21.6 inches, the ViewSonic VP2250wb comes with a simple black surround, making it clear that the VP range is aimed at professionals, hence the "P" in the title. As a home user, you’d probably think it was rather bland as there...

  • HANNspree HT11 television review
    Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    HANNspree HT11 television review

    By 25 June 2008

    HANNspree are looking to gain influence away from your primary television set. Whilst you might have large screen in the lounge, your second (or third) TV may be aging a bit and HANNspree think they have the answer with the HT11. But does HANNspree rule...

  • Sanyo launches 52-inch waterproof LCD
    Home Cinema

    Sanyo launches 52-inch waterproof LCD

    By 18 June 2008

    Okay, so technically this 52-inch bad boy, as just launched by Sanyo Stateside, is meant for commercial installations, but that doesn't mean you can't dream of having such kit in your backyard... The second-gen CE52SR1 LCD offers a sun-readable panel...

  • Asus LS221H 22-inch widescreen monitor launches
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    Asus LS221H 22-inch widescreen monitor launches

    By 13 June 2008

    Asus has launched the LS221H with the claim that it is the world's slimmest 22-inch widescreen LCD monitor. Bold boasts aside, the display is thin at 24.8mm, and offers "pleasing aesthetics" with leather and an anti-reflective glass panel for scratch...

  • LG offers world's most eco friendly monitor
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    LG offers world's most eco friendly monitor

    By 12 June 2008

    LG Electronics has announced the launch of the Flatron W2252TE, with the claim that it's the the world's most energy efficient monitor. The 22-inch widescreen LCD offers a 45% reduction (which equates to 40W) in power consumption, giving consumers the...

  • HP DreamColor LP2480zx monitor launches
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    HP DreamColor LP2480zx monitor launches

    By 11 June 2008

    HP were set a conundrum by DreamWorks Animation who put in an request for colour critical displays for their animators to work on, but with a price tag that wasn't going to cripple the company. As Kate Swanborg, technology executive at DreamWorks Animation...

  • HANNSG HG281DJ monitor review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    HANNSG HG281DJ monitor review

    By 2 June 2008

    With the price of LCD panels continuing to drop, HANNSG offer an affordable 28in monitor. But is this encroaching on your main TV? Can you justify going this big? We get watching, gaming and working to find out. Housed by a narrow gloss black bezel, the...

  • LG launches stretched displays
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    LG launches stretched displays

    By 2 June 2008

    LG has announced two "stretched" display monitors for the UK, the first such devices to see a launch here. Rather than being super-widescreens for consumers, the M3800S-BN and M2900S-BN have been designed specifically to host large format digital data...

  • Eizo targets gamers with 24-inch full HD screen
    Gaming

    Eizo targets gamers with 24-inch full HD screen

    By 22 May 2008

    Eizo hit the headlines last year with a monitor specially designed for people with colour blindness. Now the company has changed tack and is designing screens for game play. The FlexScan HD2452W monitor will be released in Japan next month. It has a 24-inch...

  • AUO ultra-thin, curved LCDs announced
    Home Cinema

    AUO ultra-thin, curved LCDs announced

    By 21 May 2008

    So it may not look like much not, but this technology from AUO could impact on the LCD products of the future. The company has launched a range of curved LCD panels that are just over a half millimeter thick. The curved displays are said to be the first...

  • HANNSG HG281DJ 28-inch 1080p monitor launches
    Online

    HANNSG HG281DJ 28-inch 1080p monitor launches

    By 14 May 2008

    HANNSG has launched a new 28-inch widescreen monitor, the HG281DJ that offers an HDMI port (with HDCP support) and a 1920 x 1200 WUXGA true 1080p resolution. The new display launches with the claim that whether it's for gaming or movies it delivers a...

  • HP w2408h monitor review
    Online 4 out of 5

    HP w2408h monitor review

    By 6 May 2008

    With the price of flatscreen units constantly coming down, the option of having a large monitor for your PC is becoming increasingly popular – especially for those with a notebook as their main computer. But do you really need 24 inches? We find out....

  • HANNspree Verona XM display review
    Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    HANNspree Verona XM display review

    By 1 May 2008

    Hannspree are active in both the LCD TV and computer monitor market, and following the trend of the majority of manufacturers in this area has produced its 22in Verona XM in mind of both. It’s a stylish little number finished in a sleek gloss piano...

  • LG launches 22-inch W2242S widescreen monitor
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    LG launches 22-inch W2242S widescreen monitor

    By 16 April 2008

    LG Electronics has launched a new, "elegantly designed" 22-inch widescreen monitor. Although it does not boast the 10,000:1 digital fine contrast ratio of the also recently introduced W2252TQ, it does boast a non-too-shabby 8000:1 when set to "movie"...

  • LG launches 22-inch 10,000:1 DFC monitor
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    LG launches 22-inch 10,000:1 DFC monitor

    By 8 April 2008

    LG has announced the launch of the W2252TQ, its first 22-inch widescreen monitor with an industry leading 10,000:1 Digital Fine Contrast ratio (DFC) when set to "Movie Mode". Powered by LG's picture enhancing chipset, F-Engine, this new LG monitor claims...

  • BenQ E2000WA monitor review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    BenQ E2000WA monitor review

    By 7 April 2008

    Whether you're using a monitor for your desktop PC or because you want to improve your laptop screen's real estate when you're at your desk, you need to make sure you get a good monitor. Can the BenQ E2000WA perform? We get working at a desk to find out....

  • Apple facing iMac lawsuit
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    Apple facing iMac lawsuit

    By 1 April 2008

    Apple is facing a fresh lawsuit relating to its iMac computers, and specifically to the display of the 20-inch model. Relating to the "millions of colors" issue that was recently settled by the company, the two complaints have now apparently been rolled...