Category: Monitor and Video Cards
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 9.62Kb (9846 bytes)
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows ME and Windows 98 SE
Latest Version / Release Date: 1730 / 21 Jun 2007
The Gateway FPD1730 monitor measures seventeen inches and its maximum resolution is 1280x 1024. The monitor also boasts of a Dot Pitch 0.26 mm and Color Depth 24 ‚Äö√Ñ√¨bit (16 colors) as its features. Gateway FPD1730n has LCD TFT (Active Matrix) among fascinating features as well. Among the technical features of this versatile LCD Monitor is the Form Factor (Desktop). The monitor has its own dimensions as well and they are 9.26 x 16.82 x 15.76 x 16.54 (Depth x Height x Width x Weight). One can find a Black and silver bezel on the Gateway FPD1730 monitor as well. Concerning luminance the monitor contains luminance of 250 cd/m2. The response time that is associated with the Gateway FPD1730 is 40 ms (rise +fall typical) while its contrast ratio is 400:1. The viewer will be treated to a 140 degree straight viewing angle.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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As for the horizontal angle for viewing, the viewer will have to work with 122 degrees. The pixel pitch that works for the Gateway FPD1730 is 0.264 mm. Unlike other monitors, the Gateway FPD1730 is also compliant with Energy Star. The monitor is also compatible with play and plug. The monitor also comes with OSD (On Screen Display) controls and an integrated 90-264 VAC 50/60 Hz power supply. When one goes to buy the Gateway FPD1730 for their multimedia or graphic needs, they will be offered a cord along with it. The cord is helpful in the connection of the monitor to power supply. If one buys the monitor online they will have to pay more as they will have incurred the extra shipping costs. The Gateway FPD1730 can come with some imperfections in the form of dark and bright spots. This should not worry the user as moat LCD screens have them and they are not unique to any brand. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Gateway FPD1730 errors before installing any driver updates.