ViewSonic announces availability of 24-inch, 3D-capable V3D245 monitor in the US
ViewSonic has announced the availability of its new 24-inch, 3D-capable V3D245 monitors in the US. The monitors, which boast support for NVIDIA's 3D Vision technology, have been touted by the company to be capable of delivering "great color accuracy and picture detail for unsurpassed 3D image quality" and is designed to appeal to "gamers, movie buffs and photo enthusiasts".
ViewSonic has announced the availability of the new LED-backlit V3D245 monitor which boasts a 24-inch display, along with support for 3D display via the use of NVIDIA's 3D Vision technology.
According to the official press release issued by the company, the new V3D243 3D-capable monitor makes use of a combination of "world-leading LED technology with extraordinary power-saving performance" and is capable of offering a refresh rate of 120Hz, along with an "ultra-fast 2ms video response time", thus "making it ideal for delivering a truly immersive 2D and 3D entertainment and gaming experience". In addition, ViewSonic claims that video-input is achieved via a HDMI port which supports version 1.4 of the HDMI standard, while the 1920×1080 full HD display panel used in the assembly of the V3D243 is capable of achieveing a 20,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio and up to 300 nits of brightness for "great color accuracy and picture detail for unsurpassed 3D image quality".
To top off the package, ViewSonic has also claimed that the V3D243's built-un support for NVIDIA 3D Vision technology allows users "to play more than 550 3D games in full 1080p, 60 fps resolution, view 3D videos and photos, and stream 3D web content" when the monitor is hooked up to a PC which utilizes a supported GeForce graphics card. Alternatively, users can also make use of the built-in HDMI-in port to connect various media devices such as the "latest Blu-ray 3D players" or video game consoles. Last but definitely not least, the company has confirmed that the monitor will also feature an "integrated two-watt SRS Premium Sound audio speakers provides consumers the ultimate multimedia entertainment display".
No information about global availability has been announced at this point of time, although ViewSonic has confirmed that the V3D245 3D monitor, along with the bundled pair of NVIDIA 3D Vision active stereo 3D glasses, will be available for sale in North America come mid-to-late August at the estimated retail price of US$499.