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Viewsonic ships 7-inch ViewBook VB730 tablet for $230

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on July 14th, 2011

Viewsonic’s ViewBook VB730 is now in stock at Amazon for $229.99. That price gets you a 7-inch slate with Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, WiFi, a 1GHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor, 512MB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage space, a microSD card slot and an 800 x 480 screen resolution.

Just realize that you won’t be getting Android 3.2. Instead, you will get Froyo. What did you expect for that low price? Still, that’s not bad, all things considered for these specs.

ViewSonic ViewPad 7 Android Tablet On Sale For $279.99

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on June 23rd, 2011

Looking for a good deal on a tablet are you? TigerDirect is offering the ViewSonic ViewPad 7 Android tablet for only $279.99. The normal price is $449.99, so you can save up to $170. Count us in.

This device features a 7-inch 800 x 480 capacitive touchscreen display, a 600MHz Qualcomm MSM7227 processor, 512MB RAM, 512MB of flash memory, a full-sized SIM card slot, a microSD card slot (up to 32GB), a 3.0-megapixel rear-facing camera, a front-facing VGA camera for video calling, a G-sensor, A-GPS, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and Android 2.2 Froyo.

ViewSonic 24-inch V3D245wm-LED Monitor With Built-in 3D Emitter

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on May 31st, 2011

The ViewSonic V3D245wm-LED is a 24-inch smart monitor that features a built-in 3D emitter, a 20,000,000:1 maximum contrast ratio for amazing color accuracy and high level picture details. The ViewSonic V3D245wm-LED also boasts an ultra-fast 2ms response time, 16:9 widescreen, Full HD 1080P, a built-in SRS Premium Sound and a scanning rate at 120Hz.

It also supports the HDMI 1.4 input and fully supports current mainstream 3D devices. This is a powerful monitor from Viewsonic.

ViewSonic ViewPad 7x Honeycomb Tablet

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on May 30th, 2011

ViewSonic has unveiled the ViewPad 7x, the world’s first 7-inch HoneyComb tablet. The device weighs just 380 grams and supports the fastest-ever HSPA+. The ViewPad 7x also features a dual-core nVidia processor, a rear camera and a front camera for video conferencing.

The LED display is capacitive 10-point multi-touch, which offers more possibilities than standard screen offerings. Other specs include an HDMI port, DLNA support and SRW TruMedia. Sounds pretty good.

ViewSonic outs new All-In-One Desktop PC

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on December 1st, 2010

ViewSonic has just announced a new all-in-one desktop PC dubbed the VPC220T. Like all AIO’s it will save you some desk space and offers a 21.5-inch 1920 x 1080 LED-backlit multi-touch display, a 3.06GHz Intel Pentium E6600 processor, and an NVIDIA GeForce 310M graphics card with 512MB of VRAM.

Other features include 4GB DDR3 RAM, a 320GB hard drive, 1.3-megapixel webcam, a DVD writer, a 4-in-1 card reader, WiFi, an HDMI port, two 3W speakers and it comes pre-loaded with Windows 7 Professional.

ViewSonic announces Eco-friendly VG36-LED Series displays

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on November 4th, 2010

ViewSonic’s latest LCD monitor range, the VG36-LED Series is all about going green. The series includes the 22-inch VG2236wm-LED and the 24-inch VG2436wm-LED displays, which both have LED-backlit panels, a native 1920 x 1080 resolution display, VGA/DVI connectivity, 20,000,000:1 contrast ratio and built-in speakers.

Of course there are also Energy Star and EPEAT Gold certifications and these will feature energy savings of up to 50 percent. Both displays are available now for $229 and $259 respectively.

ViewSonic VX2258wm Multi-Touch LCD Monitor

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on October 24th, 2010

ViewSonic’s latest multi-touch LCD monitor is called the VX2258wm. Not a very exciting name, but this Windows 7 Touch certified 21.5-inch monitor delivers 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution, a 100,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 200 cd/m2 brightness and a 5ms response time.

It also features two built-in 2W speakers and has D-Sub, DVI, USB and 3.5mm audio in/out connectors. The ViewSonic VX2258wm is available for purchase right now at Amazon for $319.99.

Viewsonic outs 24-inch V3D241wm-LED monitor with 3D glasses

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on October 17th, 2010

Viewsonic has introduced a new 24-inch V3D241wm-LED 3D monitor, and unlike some other companies, it comes with a pair of active 3D glasses. Viewsonic claims that their 120Hz frame rate, and 2ms response time is the best for your gaming and movies so far.

Some other features include two watt speakers, 300 nits of brightness, an amazingly OMG 20,000,000:1 contrast ratio, and an Eco mode to cut down on power consumption.

Viewsonic unveils a hybrid PMP / E-book Reader

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on September 9th, 2010

When you think of portable media players, chances are you think of an iPod. Well, here’s a new hybrid pmp/ebook reader that sports a 7-inch touchscreen display at 800 × 480 resolution, 1080p HD playback and an HDMI output.

So you can watch HD movies on your TV, of course. The MB-P702 will support a wide range of video and audio formats, and does PDF, TXT, EPUB, CHM, HTML, PDB and UMD document files too. Nothing on pricing yet, but hopefully we will know more soon.

ViewSonic to introduce dual-boot tablet with Android and Windows

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on August 23rd, 2010

So do you get a tablet with windows or with Android? Decisions decisions. Well, the upcoming ViewSonic tablet will make your choice easier as the 10-inch tablet device features an Intel-based chipset that will allow users to dual-boot Windows and Android.

The company is also reportedly working on a 7-inch Android tablet that with 3G, Wi-Fi, an accelerometer, a USB port, Bluetooth, and A-GPS. The market is already being flooded with tablet devices, but these may just stand out.

Viewsonic’s NexTV VMP75 media streamer now shipping

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on July 15th, 2010

Viewsonic announced its NexTV VMP75 media streamer last month, but we didn’t have a date as to when we could expect it. Now we have our answer. The device is shipping now from Amazon and Newegg.

The official release date is July 19th, but who knows, you could receive it before then if you’ve already pre-ordered the device or get your order in soon. The device itself is listed at $129.99, and will give you Netflix streaming, and support for playback of content from either your home network or an attached drive.

Viewsonic unveils VMP75 digital media player

Posted in Viewsonic by Shane McGlaun on June 15th, 2010

Viewsonic has been creeping into categories where it hasn’t traditionally played over the last months. The company now offers things like netbooks and notebooks and has unveiled its first network media player.

The device is called the VMP75 and it can stream just about every audio and video format around. The system can stream online content like Netflix, YouTube, Live3655, Flickr and more. You can also shoot media on your PC over the to the TV in the living room.

ViewSonic’s VX2250wm-LED monitors go green

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on May 16th, 2010

ViewSonic has decided to go green with the VX2250wm monitors. These monitors will save energy and consuming less resources, which is always a good thing. The company claims that this model can save up to 40% of the energy compared to a regular 22 inch monitor.

Going green doesn’t mean compromising visuals though. You’ll get amazing clarity with the 10,000,000:1 MEGA DCR and Full HD 1080p ViewLED technology. There’s also some color corrective technology used with a mercury-free WLED backlight.

ViewSonic VX2739wm full HD LCD monitor

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on May 6th, 2010

ViewSonic is offering the new VX2739wm full HD LCD monitor, which features a 27″ design with a 1ms response time. The company claims that it’s a world’s first for a device in this category. At that speed, you shouldn’t have any issues at all playing games or otherwise on this 1080p display.

Some other features include a 100,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio and SRS Premium Sound. At $349, it’s tempting. Should provide a lot of bang for your buck.

ViewSonic PGD-150 3D Glasses

Posted in Viewsonic by Conner Flynn on April 14th, 2010

ViewSonic has released their first pair of 3D glasses, the PGD-150. They look straight out of the 1950′s and are designed to work with ViewSonic’s DLP Link 120Hz / 3D Ready projectors. ViewSonic’s PGD-150 gives you a sharp 1000:1 contrast and TN Type LCD shutter ensures that each 3D image is displayed with perfect clarity.

The glasses are molded in durable plastic and feature a water and dust proof design. They use long lasting Lithium batteries for up to 70 hours of operation time.