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Dell Adds 23-Inch Monitor with Webcam and Speakers

Posted in monitors by Darrin Olson on May 12th, 2014

Dell UZ2315H 23 inch monitorDell had released a new 23-inch monitor that includes a couple common, but handy features. This is a full HD, LED backlit multimedia monitor that retails for around $374, which certainly doesn’t make it the best deal you’ll find on just a similar monitor. But, in the UZ2315H Dell has included a built-in 2.0MP webcam and integrated speakers, all optimized for Microsoft Lync.

The Dell monitor has a 178 degree viewing angle, meets the latest regulatory and environmental standards and has a highly adjustable stand and cable management, because you are going to have a couple extra cables connecting up the camera and speakers.

AOC e2251Fwu USB-Powered LCD Monitor

Posted in monitors by Reuben Drake on June 29th, 2011

AOC is getting ready to ship their latest USB-powered LCD Monitor: The e2251Fwu. It was shown off at the CEA Line Show in New York last week and will be available soon.

This 21.5-inch widescreen monitor delivers 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 200 cd/m2 brightness and a 5ms response time. Of course it is powered by USB. The AOC e2251Fwu will go on sale in August for an unknown price.

AOC e2239Fwt 21.5-Inch Multi-Touch LCD Monitor Available In The US

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on June 24th, 2011

AOC is now selling their latest multi-touch LCD monitor dubbed the e2239Fwt in the US. It has a pretty nice design that should free up some space on your desk.

This 21.5-inch LED-backlight monitor delivers 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution, 10,000,000:1 contrast ratio, 250 cd/m2 brightness and a 5ms response time. Other features include a pair of 2W SRS speakers, 2 USB ports, D-Sub and HDMI outputs. The AOC e2239Fwt is $289.99.

Eizo Releases 36.4-inch 4K2K Monitor In Japan

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on June 20th, 2011

Eizo is getting ready to release the DuraVision FDH3601 in Japan. This 36.4-inch monitor packs in a 4K2K resolution (4,096 x 2,160), two DVI-D ports, two DisplayPort inputs, a 1,000:1 contrast ratio, a 700cd/m2 brightness level and an 8ms response time.

Those are some great specs. And with great specs comes a not so great price. The Eizo DuraVision FDH3601 will be available in September 2011 for 2,880,000 Yen or about $35,871.

Antec Unveils LED BIAS Lighting

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on April 28th, 2011

BIAS lighting, in case you don’t know, is not lighting that favors some individuals over others. (Although some cameras can make it seem this way.) BIAS lighting is lighting located behind a monitor, so that you aren’t staring at a bright monitor in complete darkness around it. They help reduce eyestrain.

Antech has a new bias light that uses LED lights and is affordable at just $12.95. It has six LEDs on the back that create a nice soft glow behind your screen. The light will fit a screen of up to 24-inches and is powered by a USB port. Your eyes will thank you.

AOC Aire Black LED Monitor is thin and cheap

Posted in monitors by Reuben Drake on February 24th, 2011

AOC offers all kinds of lower priced TVs and displays and now their latest has surfaced. It’s called the AireLED Series. One of the more noteworthy features of these new LED displays is the fact that they are very thin at just 12.7mm thick.

The screens come in 20-inch (e2043Fk, $129), 22-inch (e2243Fwk, $149) and 23-inch (e2343Fk, $179) versions and will be available online and in stores like Best Buy and Radio Shack. All of the monitors share the same features which are 50M:1 dynamic contrast ratio, a 5MS response time, and DVI-D with HDCP.

Green House reveals 15.6-inch USB monitor

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on January 14th, 2011

Greenhouse Japan has announced its 15.6-inch GH-USD16K USB secondary monitor. It boasts a 1366 x 768 resolution display and weighs less than 3 pounds, with 18bit color depth and a brightness of 220 nits. As a bonus, it will only draw 5 watts of Serial Bus power.

The monitor can also clone or extend the connected computer’s screen if that’s what you need. If you like what this one offers, it should start shipping early next month in Japan for about $214.

Field Monitor Pro 15.4-inch Foldable USB Monitor

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on December 19th, 2010

The 15.4-inch Field Monitor Pro from Mobile Monitor Technologies is for those of us who need a second monitor in the field or in the office. The device was specifically designed with accountants in mind to help them with field audit work.

It folds up to protect the screen during transport and its case is made of an ABS/ polycarbonate blend with a wall that is twice as thick. It also has a built-in numeric keypad for efficient data entry. The Field Monitor Pro will be launched in 2011.

Matrox Mac-friendly TripleHead2Go DP Multi-Monitor Adapter

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on December 12th, 2010

The Matrox TripleHead2Go is an external multi-display adapter that adds up to three monitors to your notebook or desktop PC. It’s great for those who need more desktop space and for gamers wanting a more fully immersive experience.

The device connects to the video output of your system and uses its existing GPU to deliver high-quality, uncompressed graphics and video across all of the monitors. It also allows you to run different applications on each display or view one across multiple monitors. The Matrox TripleHead2Go DP is available now for $329.

Samsung BX2350 and BX2335 1080p monitors

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on July 7th, 2010

Fans of Samsung’s Touch of Color design scheme will be glad to know that it’s still in place on the company’s new “eco-friendly” LED displays. Samsung is debuting its 50 and 30 series panels today, with the BX2350 and BX2335.

Both offer a 2ms response time, 1080p resolution, 16:9 aspect ratio and a feature called Magic Return. Magic return lets users working with two monitors have their desktop automatically moved to a powered-on screen if one screen happens shuts down for whatever reason.

LG’s new Network Monitors

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on June 30th, 2010

LG’s freshly announced Network Monitor solution was unveiled at the 2010 International Society for Technology in Education Conference. It’s available in 11 and 31 monitor options, giving your school a hassle-free virtual desktop computing option.

A computer’s resources can be distributed to several users at the same time, dividing the resources into independent sessions. Some benefits of a setup like this include less heat and noise generated by multiple computers, reducing the carbon footprint, and even reducing the cost of purchasing computers.

13 inch portable monitor for all of your USB devices

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on March 22nd, 2010

A secondary monitor for your computer is great and all, but a traditional monitor won’t act as a second monitor for your phone, camera, DVD player or XBox. The Panel to the rescue!

The Panel is a portable 13-inch rechargable USB monitor that can plug into almost any device with USB. Like your iPhone or Xbox 360 etc. The battery will deliver up to 5 hours per charge and the screen has a 1280×800 resolution.

Philips unveils 240B1CS Full HD monitor

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on March 18th, 2010

Philips has unveiled their latest Full HD monitor, the 240B1CS. This one is aimed at the office crowd and features a 24-inch widescreen with 1920 x 1200 Full HD resolution.

Some other features include: 25,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 5ms response time, 300 cd/m2 brightness and it consumes just 30.7W of power while in ECO mode. There’s also two 1.5W speakers and D-Sub, DVI and USB connectors.

EIZO’s new 22-Inch LCD Monitor

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on February 16th, 2010

If you are in the market for a new 22 incher, this may be the monitor for you. EIZO’s new 22-inch LCD monitor is part of its ColorEdge range and goes by the snappy name of “CG223W”. Thankfully the specs are better than the generic name.

The widescreen monitor uses a vertical alignment panel that delivers a 1680 x 1050 native resolution. Some other specs include a 6ms response time, 950:1 contrast ratio, 270 cd/m2 brightness and it will cover 95% of the Adobe RGB color spectrum. It also offers DisplayPort and dual DVI-I inputs.

SoundGraph FingerVU USB sub-monitors

Posted in monitors by Conner Flynn on January 28th, 2010

SoundGraph has introduced some devices called FingerVU that function as USB sub-monitors. They come in 4.3″ and 7″ screen sizes. You won’t need a mouse and keyboard to manipulate what’s on them since the FingerVU works independently of the main monitor using touch and SoundGraph’s own FingerUI interface.

These are probably good for watching videos or RSS feeds while you work on other stuff on the main screen. Twitter addicts will want to use it for their Twitter feed.