Category: Monitor and Video Card
Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 98SE
Latest Version / Release Date: N/A / 17 Dec 2002
COMPAQ QVision 170 is a color monitor from Compaq. This monitor has a 17 inch flat tension picture tube that allows a 14.6 inch viewable image area. It features a dot pitch of 0.26mm. As a multiscan monitor, it can support different resolutions at different refresh rates: 1024 x 768 at 72 Hz, 800 x 600 at 72 Hz, 720 x 400 (Text mode) at 70Hz, 640 x 480 at 60/70/75 Hz, 640 x 400 at 60 Hz and 512 x 480 at 60 Hz. It also has a bandwidth of 75 Hz, input impedance of 75 ohms, horizontal frequency at 31.5 to 58 kHz and Vertical Frequency at 50 to 100 Hz. The device uses 100-120 / 220-240 VAC power at 50 to 60 Hz. Its maximum power rating is 173 Watts. It uses TTL Sync and Composite Synch as sync inputs.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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COMPAQ QVision 170 makes use of the signal cable connector 15-pin Mini D-Sub. Its screen has an antiglare feature, too. With this device, you can enjoy high quality images generated by the computer. It can be used to watch videos, view pictures and display any type of computer graphics. Monitors are manufactured with the sole purpose of providing visual output for any computer program or applications. Nowadays, computers are not just used for business purposes. These devices can also be used asa form of gaming apparatus that any person can use for entertainment. They can also be used as home theaters that provide the family with digital entertainment. As such, monitors must be able to bring out the best computer graphics it can produce. In order for the monitor to function, the right type of driver is required. It is also best to obtain the latest version of the driver available. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and COMPAQ QVision 170 errors before installing any driver updates.