Pros

  • Tilts easily, and has a clean look

Cons

  • Doesn't pivot

At A Glance

This display performed well in our tests, showing clean text. Included MagicTune software makes screen adjustments a breeze.

Manufacturer’s Description

Saving the company during the day. Saving the galaxy at night. The Samsung 740BF is perfect for both. An ultra-fast 4 ms (G to G) response time, make everything from spreadsheets to gaming sharp and crisp. MagicBright II can even be adjusted to your specific application, whether it's text, video or surfing the web. No matter what it is, the 740BF makes it better.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 740BF
Interfaces/Ports
DVI Yes
VGA Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 17.00 "
Aspect Ratio 5:4
Screen Mode SXGA
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors (24-bit)
Contrast Ratio 700:1
General Information
Manufacturer Samsung
Manufacturer Part Number 740BF
UPC Code 729507709925
Brand Name Samsung
Product Name SyncMaster 740BF LCD Monitor
Marketing Information

Saving the company during the day. Saving the galaxy at night. The Samsung 740BF is perfect for both. An ultra-fast 4 ms (G to G) response time, make everything from spreadsheets to gaming sharp and crisp. MagicBright II can even be adjusted to your specific application, whether it's text, video or surfing the web. No matter what it is, the 740BF makes it better.

Product Model 740BF
Product Type LCD Monitor
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.samsungusa.com
Product Line SyncMaster
Miscellaneous
Additional Information

Special Features:

  • MagicBright
  • MagicTune with asset management
  • MagicColor
  • MagicBright
  • MagicZone
Physical Characteristics
Weight (Approximate) 120.0 oz
Color Black
Height with Stand 14.90"
Width with Stand 14.40"
Depth with Stand 7.90"
Video
Maximum Resolution 1280 x 1024
Brightness 270 Nit
Warranty
Limited Warranty 3 Year
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC
Horizontal Viewing Angle 160°
Vertical Viewing Angle 160°
Mount Type Wall Mountable

Performance

Performance
DisplayMate Motion Test Result Average
Text Score 74.1
Refresh Rate Tested 60.0
Interface Tested Digital
Gaming Motion Test Result Average
Horizontal Viewing Angle Test Result 116.8
Graphics Score 69.1
DVD Motion Test Result Average