|-- Samsung Syncmaster 173P 17" LCD Monitor
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There is a pivoting circle on the back that allows the
screen to be positioned vertically. Nearly all Samsung units I have
reviewed all have this feature. I don't exactly find it all that
useful as I don't like reading my text documents vertically, however, it
is available to those that do.
The rear of the unit is where you will find
the power and display connections. They are all labeled for easy
The arm holding up the screen features a
double jointed design. It allows for very wide angle orientations
for the user. This can be retracted to allow for wall mounting using
the included mounting kit. As most people will be standing this up
on their desk, wall mounting instructions will not be discussed, but
available within the manual on the compact disc.
On a desk, this model gave an extra 6
inches of space compared to the 172T. Mostly due to the very small
footprint needed by the 173P.