Manufacturer: Compal Electronics
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 11.7KB
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 2000, Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: v.2.1.4 / 04 Apr 2005
The COMPAL P990 monitor is manufactured by Compal, Electronics and approved for global use by the major authorization organizations. The monitor is packaged with a few components such as the power cord and troubleshooting software that enables the user to repair the monitor when faulty. It has a high resolution of up to 1280 x 1024 pixels and a refresh rate of 65 MHz and a 350:1 contrast. The COMPAL P990 monitor operates on low power consumption making it ideal for use in both office and home applications. The devices drivers are issued with purchase of the device and can be downloaded from the manufacturer’s website. The drivers have to be carefully installed for the device to be fully operational. After purchase of the monitor, the user is issued with a one year warrant that entitles them to free product repairs and services.
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 monitor complies with DDC VESA standards (DDC1 and DDC2B). The DDC supports plug and play capability for the monitor making it functional without installation of drivers (for selected operating systems). It (DDC) also detects and configures specific operating modules of a certain computer platform and automatically encrypts the required settings. It also has an integrated Digital Video Interface (DVI) that makes it compatible for receiving analog signal and transforms the signal to digital media. The COMPAL P990 monitor also has an automatic power saving option that can be controlled by the user especially when the monitor is not being used but automatically switches to standby mode when left idle for some time. The COMPAL P990 monitor also has OSD (On-Screen Display) features that allow the user to control the monitors display characteristics such as brightness, color, and resolution among others. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and COMPAL P990 errors before installing any driver updates.