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

Brightness 250.0 lumens
Display size 17.0 inches
Panel technology Patterned vertical alignment
Contrast ratio 350:1
Antiglare 1
Panel manufacturer Samsung
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
Audio Digital Optical No
Component Video No
Upstream USB ports 0
Standby/Sleep Power Consumption 2.0
Maximum Power Consumption 40.0
Energy and Ergonomic Standards Met
  • TCO'99


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