Walnut, Calif. ViewSonic Corp. has added two LCD monitors to its widescreen, multimedia high-definition display portfolio. Announced at CES, the 24-inch VX2435wm and the 28-inch (27.5 viewable) VX2835wm packs more integrated features and comes with Vista Premium logo certification.
The VX2435wm and the VX2835wm are Microsoft Windows Vista premium logo certified to ensure that the monitors' features are equally matched to the performance standards of Microsoft's new operating system. This allows users to realize the visual advantages of faster graphics processing speeds and the richer lighting, shadows and other visual qualities that are critical to true, high definition entertainment experiences, said the company.
The VX2435wm and VX2835wm monitors feature a HDMI with HDCP input, a wide format which gives users the extra space they need to view two 8.5 x 11-inch documents side-by-side along with a navigational tool bar for quick toggling, searching or editing. The integration of full-sound stereo speakers and power supply into the displays curved, thin bezels also frees up valuable desktop space.
In addition, the VX2435wm and VX2835wm feature a smart color engine which optimizes the color and skin tones within movies, games and photos and multifunctional inputs to support a variety of digital content including VGA, DVI-D, composite, S-Video and component. Both displays can be wall mounted, and are environmentally friendly with standby power consumption below one watt.
Other key specifications include an ultra-fast gray-to-gray video response time of 8 milliseconds, a 1920 x 1200 native resolution, 500 nits of brightness (typical) and a 1000:1 contrast ratio (typical). Click the link for more information about the LCD displays.
The displays are compliant with safety and environmental standards including ENERGY STAR. They are backed by a three-year limited warranty on parts, labor and backlight; and are eligible for ViewSonic's optional Express Exchange Program, which guarantees a replacement monitor within 48 hours, where service is available.
Available through authorized resellers, distributors and solution providers, the VX2435wm will be shipping in February and the VX2835wm in April. Estimated street prices for the VX2435wm and the VS2835wm are $699 and $879, respectively.
ViewSonic Corp., at 1-800-888-8583 or 1-909-869-7976, www.viewsonic.com