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HDTV-Ready Monitor

Source: Samsung

HDTV-Ready Monitor
The SyncMaster 240T is an HDTV-ready 24" monitor offering an ultra-high, active resolution of 1920 x 1200 and a 170 degree viewing angle.
The SyncMaster 240T is an HDTV-ready 24" monitor offering an ultra-high, active resolution of 1920 x 1200 and a 170 degree viewing angle. The dual 2-in-1 display provides both digital and analog inputs and is a computer monitor for viewing demanding graphics as well as video monitor for direct hook up to a VCR, DVD player, camcorder or even display High Definition TV (HDTV). It can also be used as a powerful, large-screen presentation device.

The 240T offers a Picture-By-Picture (PBP) function that splits the display screen into two equal viewing areas for side-by-side screening of two different input sources, text-pages/ graphic-images and full motion video. The monitor is a complete multimedia display and is a perfect match for multimedia video conferencing. With it's 16:10 aspect ratio, the 240T can display High Definition video when it is connected to a HDTV decoder card in a PC or HDTV set-top-box through a 15 pin D-sub cable.

The monitor is targeted to high-end graphics professionals who require the benefits of digital technology. Additionally, the Digital Video Interface (DVI) ensures optimum image quality without the hassle of end-user adjustments.

The monitor is designed for any application where high resolution and dual displays are necessary, such as CAD/CAM fine-detailed drawings, Desktop publishing and Photoshop extensive graphics and layering. The 240T eliminates the inconvenience of using two displays by accommodating application tools as well as the main drawing/graphic on one screen.

The extra wide 170 degree viewing angle is achieved as a result of Liquid Crystal Technology, Multiple Domain Patterned Vertical Alignment (PVA). PVA Technology provides a better contrast ratio (450:1), improved brightness with less power consumption and offers a fast response time for better presentation of rapid motion video. The monitor also features a digital zoom that allows viewers to magnify any part of the on-screen image up to 64X.

The monitor features an easy-access one button auto calibration system for proportioning of screen geometry, contrast, brightness and clock-phase. The On Screen Display system features a comprehensive menu of controls that can be performed by a Remote control provided with the unit.

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