LCD monitor reviews

A 19” LCD monitor will help you make the most of multimedia computing.
 
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02.Product profiles

Product profiles

LG

Price: $899

Warranty: 3 years

Good points

  • Best overall.
  • Best performance.
  • Has adjustable height and pivots between landscape and portrait.

Bad points

  • Buttons placed beneath the lower bezel, making them awkward to access and press

Hyundai


Price: $689

Warranty: 3 years

Good points

  • Built-in speakers and headphone jack.
  • Favourite monitor of the viewing panel.
  • Has adjustable height and pivots between landscape and portrait.

Bad points

  • Buttons placed beneath the lower bezel, making them awkward to access and press

Samsung

Price: $799

Warranty: 3 years

Good points

  • Best ease of use.
  • Has adjustable height and pivots between landscape and portrait.
  • Has 360-degree swivel.
  • Three-year zero dead pixel policy.

Bad points

  • Viewing panel thought colour balance was too yellow.

BenQ

Price: $599

Warranty: 3 years

Good points

  • Second best ease of use.

Bad points

  • Viewing panel didn’t consider it as sharp for DVD viewing as other models.

Acer

Price: $699

Warranty: 3 years

Good points

  • Viewing panel considered its skin tones were better than most.

Bad points

  • No DVI connection.
  • Test unit had a dead pixel.

Diamond Digital

Price: $699

Warranty: 3 years

Good points

  • DVI connection and cable supplied.
    Has adjustable height.

Bad poin ts

  • Test unit had a dead pixel.


ViewSonic

Price: $759

Warranty: 3 years

Good points

  • DVI connection and cable supplied.

Bad points

  • Lowest overall score.
  • Lowest performance.
  • Viewing panel thought it looked washed out.
 

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