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-- Samsung Syncmaster 172T LCD
-- Price: ~$699.99 USD
-- 01.20.2002
-- By: GideonX
-- Page: 1 2 3

   We're back with another LCD monitor review, this time the Syncmaster 172T from Samsung.  Samsung has manufactured a wide range of value and high end LCD for the consumer market.  Instead of just gathering customers in one field, why not cater to everyone.  With the low prices in the value line and the incredible quality in the high performance, it isn't a hard decision to decide what will suit you.  Lets see what we have in store today.

   Here are some specs on this unit from Samsung's site:

PANEL   Type   a-si TFT/PVA
    Size   17"
    Pixel Pitch (mm)   0.264
    Brightness (cd/m2)   250 cd/m2
    Contrast Ratio   500:1
    Viewing Angle   170 / 170
    Interface   Analog/Digital

FREQUENCY   Horiz. Rate (Analog)   30-81
    Horiz. Rate (Digital)   30-63
    Vertical Rate   56-75
    Bandwidth   140

RESOLUTION   Maximum (Analog)   1280 x 1024
    Maximum (Digital)   1280 x 1024
    Native   1280 x 1024

SIGNAL INPUT   Input Video Signal   Analog RGB, DVI Digital link
    Video Level: Analog   0.7VP-P
    Video Level: Digital   TMDSTM
    Sync Type   Separate H/V, Composite H/V, SOG
    Input Connectors   15pin D-sub, DVI-D

POWER   On/Working   42 Watts (Max)


DIMENSIONS   Physical (WxHxD)   15.2" x 15.6" x 8.5"
    Packaging (WxHxD)   18.4" x 15.7" x 5.7"

WEIGHT   Net(Physical)   10.3 lbs.
    Gross (packaging)   15.0 lbs.

FEATURES       Dual CPU input,new slim design, retractable base, wall mount included

INCLUDED       VESA Wall Mount Bracket

OPTIONAL       n/a

WARRANTY   Parts/Labor/Backlight   3 / 3 / 3

COMPATIBILITY   Operating Systems   Windows
Sun Microsystems

   You get the following in the package:

  • Syncmaster 172T

  • 1 Analog cable

  • 1 Digital cable

  • Power cord/brick

  • Software CDRom

  • Wall mount bracket

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