Multimedia enthusiasts have plenty of choice when it comes to picking up the right monitor depending on their viewing preference. Nipping competition in the bud are Gateway’s latest high-definition monitors. In an ultra-sleek fabrication, the new FHX and FHD models deliver high quality visuals while also being power efficient. The FHX2152L and FHX2402L are included in the FHX series while the FHD lineup adds just the FHD2303L.
Providing a premium viewing experience, the monitors boast of a 12,000,000:1 contrast ratio with a 1920×1080 resolution. Their 16:9 aspect ratio enables users to watch HD content minus any distortion. Tapping on the eco-friendly and energy-saving side too, the monitors include white LED backlighting. Moreover, the innovative displays are RoHS and Energy Star certified. Their adherence to strict energy consumption and power management requirements when in the On mode additionally lowers their impact on the environment. The company goes to the extent of even packing the monitors in recyclable materials.
“These new Gateway monitors give consumers a choice in style and functionality when choosing a monitor for their home or office,” mentioned Irene Chan, senior product marketing manager for peripherals, Acer America. “All three models offer advanced display technology that meets a wide variety of viewing needs combined with the power-saving features and an eco-friendly design that are important to today’s consumers.”
The FHX models in particular show off a 2ms response time while the FHD model’s response time reads at 5ms. Their visual performance is spruced up by the 250 cd/m2 brightness and 16.7M colors support. A VGA or DVI port complete with HDCP protection features on each of these displays. An all-digital HDMI interface is limited to the 23” FHD2303L and 24” FHX2402L models.
The former is fitted with a transparent frame that adds to its style and functionality by giving it a floating panel illusion. Blended with an asymmetrical stand and a slim chic base, the monitor is elegant to look at irrespective of the viewing angle. Both the FHX242L and 21.5-inch FHX2152L models flaunt glossy black bezels and their stand follows an aluminum and black finishing.
Enthusiasts can anticipate the Gateway displays to hit retailers in the U.S. this month onwards. The Gateway FHD2303L and FHX2402L bid bear an MSRP of $249.99 while users will have to shell out $189.99 for the Gateway FHX2152L bd.