Pros

  • Low price

Cons

  • So-so performance
  • Limited features

At A Glance

The price is right--but other monitors offer better image quality for a similar price.

Manufacturer’s Description

The slim and compact form factor of the Acer AL1715 includes two integrated speakers. Features also include image smoothing and color scaling with automatic adjustments for easy personalisation to suit your viewing needs.

The Specs

Display
Brightness 300.0 lumens
Display size 17.0 inches
Contrast ratio 500:1
Antiglare 0
Pitch 0.26 mm
Horizontal viewing angle 150.0 ∞
Vertical viewing angle 135.0 ∞
Resolution 1280 x 1024 pixels
Refresh rate 60.0 Hz
General Information
UPC Code 099802199784
Ports and Connections
DVI-I 0
S-Video 0
Downstream USB ports 0
HDMI 0
Audio Digital Optical No
Component Video No
Upstream USB ports 0
DVI-D 0
Green
Standby/Sleep Power Consumption 3.3
Maximum Power Consumption 40.0
Energy and Ergonomic Standards Met TCO'99

Performance

Performance
DisplayMate Motion Test Result Average
Text Score 67.6
Refresh Rate Tested 60.0
Interface Tested Analog
Gaming Motion Test Result Average
Horizontal Viewing Angle Test Result 120.3
Graphics Score 58.8
DVD Motion Test Result Average