Category: Monitor & Video Cards
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Gateway EV500B is a CRT monitor produced by Gateway. CRT monitors are those which use cathode ray imaging (CRT) technology. This is the oldest type of computer system display. As a CRT monitor, Gateway EV500B has several advantages. First and foremost, they have a large contrast ratio, which is typically a minimum of 20,000:1. This ratio is greater than the modern LCDs' contrast ratio of as well as that of plasma displays. CRT monitors also feature a high response speed and display technology which is reliable. Also, it has excellent additional color with a wide gamut as well as reduced black level. The CRT monitor is capable of giving native display for almost refresh rate and every resolution. It has a great for viewing. However, the biggest disadvantage of CRTs is that they are heavy and bulky, in contrast to the LCD monitors which are light in weight and easier to move around.
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All the sales of CRT monitors are based on the size of their screen (diagonal measurement starting from the low corner to the upper corner on the opposite end). The size of Gateway EV500B monitor is 15 inches. It is worth noting however that the size of the monitor does not translate to the screen size. Thus the viewable area has a different kind of measurement, and this can be 0.9 inches or 1.2 inches smaller than the measurement of the tube diagonal. The maximum resolution for EV500B is 800 x 600 for 16-bit color. It displays rich colors as well as flesh tones which are very realistic. For this product to function effectively and efficiently, users should ensure that they are using the latest version of the device driver. Old versions have been known to create conflict and can produce errors in the work of the monitor. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Gateway EV500B errors before installing any driver updates.