Acer, the third largest vendor in the global PC market has presented the new
P243W LCD monitor, a 24-inch widescreen display designed for the home or
small office environment.
The stunning widescreen display integrates the latest panel technology for a
superior contrast ratio of 3000:1, wide viewing angle of 170° and 400 cd/m²
brightness. The P243W supports resolution of 1920 x 1200 and 94.1 pixels per
inch (PPI) enabling users to take full advantage of the latest multimedia
The P243W also features an accelerated response rate of 2ms and an advanced
digital HDMI port with HDCP support for high-definition imaging
andaudiovisual signals. The Acer P243W features an eye-catching design and
black glossy bezel.
Says John Geypen, business development manager at Acer South Africa: "This
new 16:10 widescreen monitor allows media lovers and professionals
tocomfortably view multiple applications simultaneously on-screen. It's
designed to offer superb ergonomics, aesthetics and performance at an
affordable price for home and small business users."
The Acer P243W LCD display features Acer eColor Management, a technology
which adapts the performance of the panel to different environments,
lighting conditions and viewing preferences. The Acer Adaptive Contrast
Management (ACM) technology, meanwhile, dynamically adjusts the contrast
ratio of the input image to achieve ultra-sharp images.
Every scene is analysed to adjust images frame by frame and enhance colour
quality, achieving the whitest whites and the deepest blacks. Acer Adaptive
Contrast Management allows the LCD monitor to use less power and save
Acer eDisplay Management is a new application developed specifically to
fine-tune all functions normally controlled by the OSD buttons on the front
panel. It helps manage brightness, contrast, focus (choosing the native
resolution) position, colour balance and temperature. Each personalised
setting can be stored and quickly recalled for different applications or
Zoning/Picture In Picture enables users to quickly select and adjust a
region on the display, independently from the desktop. This feature is very
useful for obtaining the best viewing quality for each application window
open on the desktop.
The P243W is equipped with Acer CrystalBrite, a technology which reproduces
real-to-life images with spectacular, cinematic hues. Using an ultra-fine,
highly-polished coating, Acer CrystalBrite displays achieve superior
filtering and enables quicker image building. This special surface minimises
reflection from internal and external light sources and ensures eye-catching
The Acer P243W LCD display comes with a three-year fetch, repair and return
warranty. The recommended retail price is R4 999.00, including VAT.