New Feature-Rich Displays Are Ideal for Budget Conscious Users
WALNUT, Calif, July 26, 2005 — ViewSonic Corp., a worldwide leader in visual display products, broadened its line of quality displays with the introduction of four new models to its VA Series of LCD displays. For prices as low as $239, the 17-inch VA702b and VA712b team with the 19-inch VA902b and VA912b to provide users with high-end features, such as 1280×1024 native resolutions, in a stylish black bezel design.
Targeted at the cost conscious enterprise and system integrator market, the VA Series delivers on ViewSonic’s award-winning heritage through an ultra-slim bezel, rich colors, pinpoint sharpness and crisp images. ClearMotiv video response times as fast as 8 milliseconds enable smooth, broadcast-quality, full-motion video, while the OptiSync technology–integrated on the VA712b and VA912b–supports multiple inputs, including direct DVI signals for optimum source-to-display synchronization. By combining VESA wall mounts with AutoTune and OSD power lock/unlock features, the displays are designed to conserve desk space and maximize the viewing experience.
“The VA Series raises the bar for entry-level LCD displays,” said Jeff Volpe, vice president of marketing, ViewSonic Corp. “By introducing affordable LCDs with features typically associated with more expensive, high-end displays, ViewSonic is making it possible for IT decision-makers and end users to enjoy the latest in display technology, while maintaining their budgets.”
With exceptional front-of-screen performance, the VA Series delivers excellent clarity for applications like word processing, spreadsheets and presentations, as well as clear, sharp motion video for web and video conferencing use. Individual specifications and pricing for the LCDs are as follows:
|Display Size||Contrast ratio||Response time||Brightness||Estimated Street Price|
|VA702b||17-inch||500:1||12ms||300 nits||$239||Check Price|
|VA712b||17-inch||350:1||8ms||350 nits||$249||Check Price|
|VA902b||19-inch||550:1||8ms||270 nits||$319||Check Price|
|VA912b||19-inch||800:1||20ms||300 nits||$339||Check Price|
Compliant with the strictest safety and environmental standards,–including TCO and ENERGY STAR–the VA Series displays are available through authorized ViewSonic resellers, distributors and mail order. The displays 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. ViewSonic offers 24-hour, toll-free technical support, seven days a week, excluding major U.S. holidays. For more information and images of the new displays, please visit http://www.ViewSonic.com/LCDs.
ViewSonic Corp., a worldwide leader in visual display products, offers comprehensive display solutions for today’s business, education and consumer electronics markets. The company’s products have won more than 2,000 awards globally from independent publications and organizations.
Headquartered in Walnut, Calif., ViewSonic was founded in 1987 and is a privately held corporation. For further information, please contact ViewSonic Corp. at tel: 800.888.8583 or 909.869.7976; fax: 909.468.3736; or http://www.ViewSonic.com.
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