Category: Monitor and Video Card
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 2
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1540 / Not Specified
This is a 21' CRT monitor from the Compaq Company that has proven to work with perfect way beyond the designer's expectations. This is among the first CRT monitors that Compaq has produced and as their other previous monitors the 1540 is easy to use unlike other CRT monitors from different manufacturers. The monitor is white in color and has a perfect cube shape that makes it really appealing to the user. The monitor has a DPI of 0.26mm and a resolution of 1024X1280 that works at 70Hz. Just like other Compaq monitors the 1540 is easy to use and can be costumed to the users suitability. The monitor is designed with FST technology which gives the monitor better reduction in focus and the same goes to it's reflection that produce negative effects. All the controls that change the OSD effects are located on the front side of the monitor making it easier to custom.
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The 1540 can be used by gamers since it has perfect color production and less distortion. The monitor has an optimization option right at the OSD controls so as to give the user the option of image optimization. It comes with options such as image setup and options for the user to choose the right image quality they want to use. The monitor was designed with the average gamer in mind and the graphic quality is improved by the installation of a graphics card that if one wants to use advanced graphic software. The color test done for the 1540 is similar to that of all other CRT monitors and TVs, the results were perfect. It is compatible with Mac and Microsoft windows operating system 98/Me/NT/2000/XP and VISTA. Image production of the Compaq is crystal clear and the gamma production is less as compared to the previous Compaq monitors. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and COMPAQ I540 Color Monitor errors before installing any driver updates.