updated 04:45 pm EDT, Fri September 19, 2003
Samsung this week launched its flat-panel LCD display, which features an ultra-fast 16-millisecond response time, dual inputs (digital and analog), 178-degree viewing angles, high brightness (270cd/m2), high contrast (700:1), an ultra-fine .264 pixel pitch, and 1280x1024 resolution as well as three separate "brightness modes" (PC, Internet and entertainment applications). It is offered in a stylish silver color and sports a slim bezel that is just 0.8" thick and a sleek 1" panel profile. It will ship next month.
Samsung also debuted its SyncMaster 243T, a new 24" LCD display for high-end applications due next month. It also offers dual analog and digital inputs, an ultra narrow bezel and a built-in swivel base, on-screen controls, 1920x1200 maximum resolution, 170-degree viewing angles, a high brightness of 300cd/m2, a 500:1 contrast ratio and a 25ms response time.