Category Archive: LCD

DELL ULTRASHARP UP3218K

Gamers can now play their favorites on the new UltraSharp UP3218K panel from Dell. The UP3218K offers s stupendous 7680×4320 pixel resolution. All for just $4999. The UP3218K is a standard 32″ panel with a 32.5″ viewing area making it easy to install with most work spaces. 31.5″ viewing area 60Hz frame rate 220 ppi 178°viewing angle …

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4K UHD BLU-RAY

The fall we expect to see the first crop of new 4K UHD Blu-ray movies to become available. We have long used the gaming box with a Blu-Ray drive to watch DVD and BD moves. The drive we use now is BDXL which is capable of 128GB disks maximum. The real change is with the …

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HDCP 2.2

High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) has been used (most commonly, over HDMI links) to protect the path between the player and display from unauthorized access. Unfortunately, the version of HDCP used to protect HD Blu-Ray content was compromised quite some time back. Content owners decided that 4K content would require an updated protection mechanism, and …

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ASUS PA238QR IPS LED MONITOR

The PA238R3 is the entry model of the Asus top of the line professional art panels. The panel is a standard wide screen FullHD which is industry standard. The ProArt series is designed for digital photography, cinematography and processional graphic arts. Its also fast enough for games. This line is the flagship for Asus. The …

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OMNITECH OM19WD LCD MONITOR

The Omnitech OM19WD is a basic 19-inch LCD panel. When it was first released, the Omnitech OM19WD would have been considered a mainstream display. The DVI-D provides a direct digital connection to modern display adapters. The OM19WD is sold widely by several OEM computer vendors. It’s apparently was made in China by V7. The OM19WD has …

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ACER AL1916 LCD MONITOR

The Acer AL1916 is a basic 19-inch LCD panel. When it was first released, the Acer AL1916 would have been considered a mainstream display. Today its lack of digital (DVI) interface is a real detriment. This panel was $199 when new. The AL1916 has a thin-bezel design with a basic black finish. A hinged stand …

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LCD MONITORS

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We use portable computers and they really made the LCD possible for the PC. When our Dell P991 monitor finally failed we replaced it with a parade LCD panels. Modern LCD displays are called active matrix. Each pixel is controlled by a transistor making it much brighter. Modern LCD panels now use LED for backlighting …

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