Category: Monitor & Video Cards
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: N/A
Operating System: Windows 98,2000,XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 295 / 02 May 2008
The COMPAL G450 is jam packed with features such as USB hub hidden behind a panel, you will find a D-SUB and DVI input plus S-Video. This are accompanied RCA stereo inputs, pc vide input and headphone jack all of which make the LCD ideal for use with video devices. Audio output is handled by attachable speakers. Menu control and input switching can be handled from the front panel, it comes also with a remote that makes everything simpler. The COMPAL G450 has a native resolution of 1,600 * 1,024 using the D-SUB VGA input. Its stunning display to look at with a superbly sharp, stable image that is far ahead of the SyncMaster 240T, sharpness and resolution are superb with only a small hint of ghosting which does not affect the apparent sharpness. Clock and pixel phase are well adjusted but also possible to manually adjust.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The COMPAL G450 performs well in the grayscale and color test, the gray scale fade is fairly smooth with minimal stepping. Color fades are excellent but with smooth transition and wide spectrum. The color fades of the COMPAL G450 are excellent with a transition that is smooth and a wide spectrum of a TFT, the spectrum remains uniform across the screen thanks to the viewing angle. The DVI realistically limits the viewer to 1,280*1024, resolution. The COMPAL G450 has an awesome display that is impressive even discounting the massive screen. Image quality is perfect. With a massive array of features and inputs, fair price and superb styling, the COMPAL G450 is certainly highly recommended for the average user. Compal have proven to give the user a great array of LCD ranging from televisions to now the COMPAL G450. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and COMPAL G450 errors before installing any driver updates.