Pros

  • Top-notch graphics
  • Unique rounded design

Cons

  • Tilt-only adjustment
  • Somewhat overpriced for a basic model

At A Glance

This superb monitor is excellent for many graphics tasks, which may justify its slightly higher price.

Manufacturer’s Description

Whether you're creating a masterpiece or just watching one on DVD, the wide 16:10 aspect ratio and 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+) resolution deliver a better view. This 22" widescreen LCD display also features an exceptional 3000:1 contrast ratio that brings out fine detail.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.samsung.com/us

The Specs

Display
Brightness 300.0 lumens
Display size 22.0 inches
Panel technology Twisted nematic
Contrast ratio 3000:1
Antiglare 1
Pitch 0.28 mm
Horizontal viewing angle 170.0 ∞
Vertical viewing angle 170.0 ∞
Response time 2.0
Resolution 1680 x 1050 pixels
Refresh rate 60.0 Hz
General Information
UPC Code 729507801278
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 1.0
Maximum Power Consumption 50.0
Energy and Ergonomic Standards Met EnergyStar
Dimensions
Width 20.4 inches
Depth 2.8 inches
Height 14.6 inches
Weight 10.9 pounds

Performance

Performance
DisplayMate Motion Test Result Very Good
Text Score 82.1
Refresh Rate Tested 60.0
Interface Tested Digital
Gaming Motion Test Result Very Good
Horizontal Viewing Angle Test Result 180.0
Graphics Score 84.6
DVD Motion Test Result Very Good