updated 02:50 pm EDT, Thu September 25, 2008
ViewSonic intros LCD HDTV
Earlier this week, ViewSonic unveiled its latest LCD HDTV, the 22-inch N2201w. The HDTV’s most notable feature is its built-in DVD player, with a side-loading slot. ViewSonic is also touting the 1080i-capable HDTV as a three-in-one display, as it can connect with PCs to act as a monitor in addition to its TV and DVD functionality. The 1680x1050 panel itself features a 5ms average response time and a 1,000:1 contrast ratio. The 16:9 aspect display also features brightness of 300cd/m2.
The N2201w has an ATSC/NTSC/QAM digital TV tuner, and sports an HDMI 1.3 input as well as a PC input for digital connections in addition to component, composite and S-video analog connections. Priced at $429, the N2201w is currently on sale online and in stores.