asus ASUS Unveils T1 Series TV Monitor

ASUS has announced their new T1 series TV monitors designed for users to enjoy HDTV broadcasts and Full HD Blu-ray movie playback. Comes in 22-, 24- and 27-inch sizes, the T1 series are equipped with built-in TV tuners and features 20000:1 contrast ratio for amazing image quality.

asus ASUS Unveils T1 Series TV Monitor

Taipei, Taiwan, July 13, 2009 – ASUS has unveiled the TV Monitor T1 Series that claims to combine the best in desktop monitor and LCD TV technology to deliver HDTV broadcasting and Full HD Blu-ray disc playback for the ultimate entertainment and work experience. The monitors – available in 22-, 24- and 27-inch sizes – features built-in TV tuners that allow users to watch digital (DVB-T) and analog (PAL/SECAM) channels. The T1 Series also boasts surround sound with a pair of 7-Watt speakers, a rich complement of I/O ports catering to various connectivity needs and ASUS’ exclusive Splendid™ Video Intelligence Technology for spectacular color reproduction.

The T1 Series features large 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio and supports Full HD 1080p (1920×1080). Its wealth of I/O ports include HDMIx2, SCARTx2, D-Sub, Composite, Component, S-Video, audio-in jack, S/PDIF out, audio out, earphone out and CI slot enable simultaneous connections to myriad video playback devices such as DVD players and set-top boxes.

In addition, the T1 Series features ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR) technology that bumps up the display’s contrast ratio to an astounding 20000:1 for crisper, more realistic pictures during gameplay or movie viewing. The ASUS also comes with an intelligent remote control that enables users to adjust settings conveniently and easily.

The dual 7W stereo speakers concealed behind the speaker mesh are capable of delivering cinematic virtual surround sound. Users can further customize the audio to suit their ntertainment scenarios by selecting one of four sound presets - Vocal, Rock, Soft and Boom modes.

Model 22T1E24T1E27T1E (Est. MP: B/Nov)
Panel Size21.5” wide23.6” wide27” wide
True ResolutionFull HD 1920×1080
Display Colors16.7 million
Contrast Ratio20,000:1 (ASCR)
Brightness300cd/m2
Viewing Angle (CR?10)Horizontal: 170° / Vertical: 160°
Response Time5ms
Splendid™ Video Intelligence TechnologyYes
TV Broadcast SystemDigital (DVB-T) and Analog (PAL/ SECAM)
Built-in Speakers7W (RMS) stereo speakers x 2
InputsIEC (TV), D-sub (PC), HDMI 1.3 x2, Component (Y/Pb/Pr), Composite, S-Video, SCART1 (RGB & CVBS), SCART2 (Y/C & S-Video)
OutputsRCA R+L audio-out, optical S/PDIF out, 3.5mm headphone mini-jack
Dimensions (WxHxD) and Weight (kg)540.6 x 438.5 x 191.2mm
Net weight: 6.2kg
589.6 x 465.2 x 191.2mm
Net weight: 7.0kg
TBD
AccessoriesD-sub cable, audio cable, power cord, remote control, AAA batteries x2, quick start guide, support CD

Source: ASUS