The SMT-3231 is a 32 monitor with Full HD a native 1920 x 1080 panel resolution optimized for 24x7 CCTV applications. Benefiting from the latest onboard LED panel technology that offers excellent...
Flatpanel monitors produced by Samsung are some of the better flatpanel monitors according to average user and expert reviews.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Samsung SMT-3231 has a built-in speaker. Most of the other PC displays that were launched around the same time as the SMT-3231 also have a built-in speaker.
With a width of only 935.4 millimeters, the SMT-3231 is one of the narrower large monitors that are a comparable age to the SMT-3231 amongst large monitors of this age. Across all the similar spec flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the SMT-3231 the widths range from 640mm to 1,500mm.
At only 9.8 kilograms, the Samsung SMT-3231 is fairly light compared to most of the other similar spec LCD screens that have been around for more than a year. The weights of large monitors that were launched around the same time as the SMT-3231 range from 5.3kg to 33kg, and the average weight is 18kg.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Samsung SMT-3231 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other LCD screens of a similar age and type to the SMT-3231 also do not have a built-in camera.
Not 3D Compatible
The SMT-3231 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other large monitors that have been available for a similar time to the SMT-3231 are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The SMT-3231 does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that were released around the same time as the SMT-3231 also do not have an integrated card reader.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
LCD screens that have been available for around the same time as the SMT-3231 have display brightness of between 210 cd/m² and 800 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 440 cd/m². With a display brightness of only 350 candellas per square meter, the SMT-3231 has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other PC displays of a similar age and spec to the SMT-3231.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This PC display has been on the market for over a year.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of this age and type.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many large monitors that have been available for around the same time as it.
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1920 x 1080
640 x 480 (VGA), 720 x 400, 720 x 480, 720 x 576, 800 x 600 (SVGA), 832 x 624, 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1152 x 864 (XGA+), 1280 x 720 (HD 720), 1280 x 800 (WXGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1360 x 768 (WXGA), 1600 x 900, 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), 1440 x 900, 1280 x 800
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Full HD, HD
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Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
Audio Output Port
Component Video in Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
AC Power in Port
Analog Signal Format
RMS Rated Audio Power
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On Screen Display Language
CHI (TR), CHI (SIMPL), RUS, ENG, FRE, DEU, ITA, JPN, POL, POR, ESP, TUR, KOR
Typical Power Consumption
AC Input Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Input Voltage
24, 100, 100-240, 240
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40
Weight & Dimensions
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Width With Stand
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.87 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 23 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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