Category: Monitor & Video Cards
Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.01 / 07 Aug 2009
Acer X171is a 17 inch LCD monitor produced by Acer Inc. LCD is an acronym for Liquid Crystal Display and refers to a thin and flat panel display which is used to show information like on moving pictures, images as well as texts. Some of the major features of an LCD include portability, lightweight construction and an ability to produce a much bigger screen size. It also has a low consumption of electricity thus it can be used in electronic equipment which is battery powered. It is an optical device which is electronically modulated and which is composed of several pixels which are full of liquid crystals and are arranged at a light source's front to be able to give rise to color as well as monochrome images. LCD monitors are increasingly being used due to the obvious advantages that they have over the CRT monitors.
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Acer X171 monitor has several desirable features which enable it to function adequately and efficiently. It had a maximum resolution of 1280 x 1024. Resolution involves the horizontal as well as vertical size of the screen in pixel terms. The resolution of LCD monitors is native supported which gives it an impressive display effect. It also has a brightness of 300 cd/sq.m and a contrast ratio of 700.1. Brightness refers to the light amount which is discharged by the display. The contrast ratio on the other hand portrays the intensity of the brightness compared to the darkness. The time of reaction is 8 ms. The viewing angle/ viewing direction of this monitor is 140/130√Ç¬∞ and it means that more than one person can view the monitor at the same time. The monitor also has DVI-D cable as well as VGA cable. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Acer X171 errors before installing any driver updates.