Category: Monitor and Video Card
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not available
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/XP/ME
Latest Version / Release Date: P720 / Not available
This is a monitor with a viewable diagonal screen that measures 16 inches and the picture tube measures 17 inches and it is from the diamondtron NF CRT. The color mode of the P720 is an auto color with a digital control scanning. The monitor has a dot pitch of 0.25mm with an aperture grill pitch that brings out more of the images that are displayed on the monitor. The monitor's graphic modes are 1600x1200, 1280x1024, 1024x768, 800x600 that work at 75Hz. this modes can work at 85 Hz, 85 HZ/ 75HZ and can go to a maximum of 130Hz/75 Hz. Just like all other Compaq monitors the picture modes of the P720 are not interlaced unless set so by the user with a different frequency that works with interlaced modes. These modes include 640x480 at 130 Hz/60Hz that work perfect work interlaced picture modes.
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 has a text mode of 720x400 with a frequency of 70Hz. The monitor is compatible with Mac computers but at a mode of 115x870 with a frequency of 75Hz. The programmable modes are a total of 11 with 5 more preset modes with other 6 pre loads. The monitor comes with an anti static and glare feature that is installed to help protect the user from gamma rays from the monitor. The monitor is a plug and play thus no need of any installation software. The plug and play feature has a protocol DDC1/2B. the monitor has no video inputs and the approval certifications MPR-II ( low emissions) certification. The monitor has an energy star that is compliant with the energy rules that have been put through for all monitors. The monitor is compatible with Microsoft Windows and Mac systems. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and COMPAQ P720 Color Monitor errors before installing any driver updates.