Category: Monitor and video card
Manufacturer: Acer Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 50.78K
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/XP/2003/NT
Latest Version / Release Date: NA / 06/20/2001
This monitor is a FP550 predecessor. Like its predecessor, this product has also been discontinued due to several function inabilities. The monitor is equipped with a built-in menu which offers many on-screen adjustments for color, brightness, sharpness, gamma and a lot more. The buttons are easy to click and understand. It only consists of five buttons which depends on their specific functionalities. The monitor also supports a 24mm dot pitch flat tube screen. Its resolution doesn’t go at the end of the line for the resolution reaches up to 1280 by 1024 pixels at 60Hz. This is further bundled with a manual that consists of troubleshooting, maintenance, service manual, block diagram, printed circuit board, schematic diagram and the line filter & associated circuit. The line filters are used for restraining noise of power input line flowing into the monitor and or any noise found in the monitor. Primarily, this is taken in the power input line. This also protects electric interference between the monitor and other electric appliances. Technically, a monitor or a visual display unit is considered as an electrical equipment. Its main function is to display images that are produced by computers. Its parts include display device, circuitry, and an enclosure, that of which has been known without producing a permanent record. Moreover, this monitor works with thirty to eighty-six kHz and fifty to a hundred and thirty Hz. For some, it is also a way to guide users in manipulating, editing, creating or recording various data and or programs.
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Unlike television sets, this product cannot have channels or a tuner to change the channels. Furthermore, computer monitors have better quality resolution compared to television sets although it is still a known fact that some types of monitors can operate as television sets while some television sets can also operate as computer monitors. A monitor can be classified into types and these are CRT monitor and LCD monitor. CRTs or Cathode Ray Tube monitors are the pioneers of this technology. They are big and heavy and looks like a television. This works on a higher frequency and generates picture out of many rows or lines of tiny colored dots. The LCD or “Liquid Crystal Display” monitors are thin, flat, and lightweight. This is the modern and upgraded technology. It is said that the quality can be the same or even better than a CRT. As such, it is also known this is a lot more expensive than CRT monitors. Its picture quality comes from an “active matrix or thin film transistor which is the one responsible for producing clear, crisp and sharp color images. An LCD monitor usually revolves around dimension of 15-inches to 21-inches, and larger. Its size doesn’t affect the viewing screen unlike that of CRTs. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Acer FP556 errors before installing any driver updates.