This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is the most frequently found display type on LCD screens of this type and age.
Has a Built-In Camera
The ViewZ VZ-40 has a built-in camera, unlike most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that are a similar age to the VZ-40 which do not have a built-in camera.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The ViewZ VZ-40 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to the VZ-40.
Fairly Bright Display Brightness
The dimmest display brightness of medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the VZ-40 is 30 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,700 cd/m². When compared to other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago, the display brightness of the ViewZ VZ-40 of 700 candellas per square meter is one of the brightest.
Two HDMI Ports
Most similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as the VZ-40 have between one and two HDMI ports, including the ViewZ VZ-40 which has two HDMI ports.
Two RS-232 Ports
The ViewZ VZ-40 is a two RS-232 port PC screen. Most of the other PC monitors of this type and age only have one RS-232 port.
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Two Composite Video in Ports
The ViewZ VZ-40 is a two composite video in port flatpanel monitor.
Two Composite Video Out Ports
The ViewZ VZ-40 has more composite video out ports than most of the comparable spec PC displays that have been on the market for more than two years. This PC monitor is a two composite video out port PC display compared to most of the PC screens of a similar type and age to the VZ-40 which only have one composite video out port.
Very Big Viewable Width
With a viewable width of 885.6 millimeters, the ViewZ VZ-40 has one of the biggest viewable widths amongst medium monitors of this age. The viewable widths of medium monitors that are a similar age to the VZ-40 range from 1mm to 890mm.
Quite High RMS Rated Audio Power
The RMS rated audio powers of LCD screens that were released around the same time as the VZ-40 range from 0.5W to 49W. The ViewZ VZ-40 has one of the higher RMS rated audio powers (14 Watts) amongst comparable spec PC monitors of this age.
Very Big Viewable Height
The average viewable height of LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to the VZ-40 is 320mm, and the viewable heights range from 28mm to 630mm. With a viewable height of 498.15 millimeters, the ViewZ VZ-40 has a fairly big viewable height compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found graphics resolution on medium monitors that are a similar age to it.
3000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
The highest typical contrast ratio of the ViewZ VZ-40 is 3000:1. That's over three times the typical contrast ratio of a 1000:1 PC screen, which is the most frequently found typical contrast ratio. Across all PC displays that were released around the same time as the VZ-40 the worst typical contrast ratio is 600:1 and the best is 5000:1.
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Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other LCD screens of a similar age and spec to the VZ-40, the ViewZ VZ-40 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Like most of the other flatpanel monitors that were launched more than two years ago, the ViewZ VZ-40 does not have an integrated card reader.
Only HD HD Type
This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC monitors of this age and spec.
Quite Slow Response Time
Similar spec PC displays that are a comparable age to the VZ-40 have response times of between 1ms and 69ms. The ViewZ VZ-40 has one of the slower response times (8 milliseconds) amongst medium monitors of this age.
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At 25 kilograms, the ViewZ VZ-40 is very heavy compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec. The weights of PC monitors of this type and age range from 3g to 39kg.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This ViewZ flatpanel monitor was released over two years ago.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as it.
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