Acer announced five new slim LED monitors that range in size from 20 inches to 27 inches. All of the new monitors feature adjustable tilt bases, a 100,000,000:1 contrast ratio, and a 5ms response time. The Acer S Series use white LED technology which consumes up to 68 percent less power than standard LCD displays. Taking a closer look at some of the new models, the S235HL is a 23-inch model that measures just over half an inch thick. This monitor's I/O ports can be found on the base to help eliminate cable clutter. The 20-inch S200HL offers a resolution of 1600 x 900 along with dual inputs (VGA and DVI).
Two additional 23-inch widescreen monitors, the S230HL Abd and S230HL Abii, offer a resolution of 1920 x 1080. The S230HL Abd has two video inputs; one VGA and one DVI (with HDCP). The S230HL Abii offers three input ports; one VGA and two HDMI (with HDCP). Finally, the S271HL is a 27-inch widescreen monitor that supports a resolution of 1920 x 1080.
Acer Introduces New Ultra-Slim Displays
Eco-Friendly High-Definition Widescreen LED-Backlit Displays Provide Stunning Picture Quality for Work or Play
SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - March 13, 2012) - Acer America today announced five new ultra-slim LED-backlit displays. Available in 20-, 23- or 27-inches and with adjustable tilt bases, their slim profile and sleek contemporary designs are also packed with top-of-the line features and technologies. They're ideal for viewing family photos and videos, watching the latest DVDs/movies or for business applications that require excellent resolution, contrast ratios and graphics performance.
With a 100,000,000:1 contrast ratio, Acer's new ultra-slim monitors radiate the brightest whites and deepest blacks. This advanced technology enables a dramatic improvement of gradation and detail, especially in very dim or very bright scenes, for stunning picture quality. Their quick 5ms response time reduces deviations in transition time, delivering stutter-free moving images.
Included in all the new models, the Acer eColor Management tool lets users optimize image performance under different viewing scenarios at the touch of a button.
The Acer S Series of monitors are also eco-friendly. Their white LED technology minimizes environmental impact by consuming up to 68 percent less power than standard LCD displays, ultimately saving on energy costs. Energy Star® compliant, the displays are also durable and constructed of mercury-free materials, further reducing their environmental impact.
Acer® S235HL -- 23" Widescreen LCD
Winner of a prestigious 2012 iF product design award, the exceptional style of the S235HL bii is sure to impress, providing a high-end luxury feel to any home or professional business environment. It is a true blend of aesthetic appeal, premium performance and earth-friendly functionality.
Its razor-slim profile is just over half an inch, delivering a minimalist, modern look. It is encased in a glossy black bezel and features a sleek asymmetrical design. The silver stand provides elegance, while the embedded ice-blue LED buttons embedded in the stand offer a contemporary feel. To top it off, all the I/O ports are located on the base, eliminating cable clutter and further enhancing the clean and simple appearance.
The S235HL bii LCD offers the ultimate multimedia experience with a widescreen cinematic view that shows off photos and videos, and makes viewing HD content a breeze. Its powerful graphics performance and stunning 1920 x 1080 resolution means 16:9 HD digital content can be viewed without image distortion. Device compatibility is maximized with three video inputs, including one VGA and two HDMI ports with High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) that supports 1080p HD and allows for viewing of digital movies and copy-protected media.
The Acer S235HL LCD monitor will be available in April at online retailers and has an MSRP of $219.
Acer® S200HL -- 20" Widescreen LCD
This LED-backlit display combines stylish ultra-thin functionality with 1600 x 900 resolution and dual inputs (VGA and DVI) for greater compatibility with peripherals.
Its rounded glossy, porcelain-like stand looks nice in any environment and its glossy display frame radiates a sense of simple modernism.
The Acer S200HL Abd monitor is available now at online retailers and has an MSRP of $139.
Acer® S230HL Abd and S230HL Abii -- 23" Widescreen LCDs
These 23-inch ultra-thin LED-backlit displays will complement any home or office, and combine stylish functionality with powerful graphics performance.
They both provide the ultimate multimedia experience with a widescreen cinematic view that shows off photos, videos and HD content. With stunning 1920 x 1080 resolution, 16:9 HD digital content can be viewed without image distortion.
The S230HL Abd offers two video inputs; one VGA and one DVI (with HDCP). The S230HL Abii maximizes device compatibility with three signal input ports; one VGA and two HDMI (with HDCP) for viewing 1080p full HD graphics.
The Acer S230HL Abd monitor is available now at leading retailers and has an MSRP of $169. The Acer S230HL Abii monitor is also available now at online retailers and has an MSRP of $189.
Acer® S271HL -- 27" Widescreen LCD
With a 1920 x 1080 resolution, this 27-inch display offers an impressive viewing experience and the ultimate multimedia experience. It also delivers widescreen cinematic viewing of HD photos and videos with its 16:9 aspect ratio. DVI and HDMI ports with high-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) support 1080p HD and allow for viewing of digital movies and copy protected media. It is also VESA compliant for easy mounting to a wall.
The Acer S271HL bid LCD monitor will be available in April at leading online and traditional retailers and has an MSRP of $329.