At A Glance

Well-built model performed competently; large, curved buttons are comfortable and easy to use, even for large hands.

Manufacturer’s Description

The ThinkVision L170P 17" LCD flat panel monitor delivers excellent performance for a variety of applications. It displays an optimum resolution of 1280 x 1024 and has a pixel pitch of 0.264mm. It incorporates the ThinkVantage design that enhances usability and complements the system design. The tilt + swivel stand enables maximum viewing comfort, and the On-Screen Display makes adjustments easy. Cable management is integrated right into the stand, and internal power eliminates the bulky power adapter of other flat panels. Analog or digital system connection makes for flexibility and investment protection, while dual input allows attachment to two systems concurrently.

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The Specs

Panel technology Patterned vertical alignment
Panel manufacturer Samsung
Display size 17.0 inches
Antiglare 1
Brightness 250.0 lumens
Contrast ratio 350:1
Pitch 0.29 mm
Horizontal viewing angle 170.0 ∞
Vertical viewing angle 170.0 ∞
Response time 25.0
Resolution 1280 x 1024 pixels
Refresh rate 60.0 Hz
General Information
UPC Code 087944938842
Ports and Connections
S-Video 0
Downstream USB ports 0
Upstream USB ports 0
Audio Digital Optical No
Component Video No
Standby/Sleep Power Consumption 2.0
Energy and Ergonomic Standards Met
  • TCO'99
Maximum Power Consumption 40.0


Refresh Rate Tested 60.0
Text Score 70.5
Interface Tested Digital
Graphics Score 69.2
DisplayMate Motion Test Result Average
Gaming Motion Test Result Average
Horizontal Viewing Angle Test Result 130.0
DVD Motion Test Result Average