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The Acer G205H is a mid-grade 20" LCD monitor designed for high definition gaming and cinema applications.

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bezel - doesn't use a glossy finish

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Mine was $89 @ Staples Sep 2011

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Looks great, works great,priced great, very impressed with it I would recommend it to any-one.

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good picture - bright and crisp colors with dark blacks

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well suited for general purpose computing tasks such as web browsing, email etc.

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long manufacturer warranty - 3 years

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No cons for the price !!

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stand - only capable of tilt adjustments

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poor sounding built-in speakers

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not Full HD compliant - only capable of 720p video playback

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refresh rate - only 60Hz compatible

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CCFL backlit - not as energy efficient as LED-based monitors

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The Acer G205H is a mid-grade 20" LCD monitor designed for high definition gaming and cinema applications. A unique 50000:1 or 8,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio option combined with a 5ms total response time ensures the G205H provides what Acer claims to be "crisp and clear" image quality. The G205H supports a maximum resolution of 1600x900 and a maximum refresh rate of 60Hz all displayed over a 16:9 wide aspect ratio. The Acer G205H also includes what Acer claims to be a "chic" black bezel and "aviation inspired" base complimented by an exterior black matte body finish to provide a  stylish overall design.

The Acer G205H model LCD monitor includes additional features such as a 170° horizontal and 160° vertical viewing angle, a 250 cd/m brightness rating, a 0.276mm pixel pitch, an adjustable (tilting) stand, VGA and DVI (HDCP) output, Kensington lock support, VESA wall mount compatibility, and Energy Star compliance (MPR II ).

  • Mid-grade 20" TFT LCD Monitor
    • Twisted Nematic Panel Technology
    • Designed for High Def Gaming and Cinema
    • Stylish Body Exterior
  • Important Specs
    • 16:9 Aspect Ratio
    • 5ms Response Time
    • 50,000:1 or 8,000,000:1 Contrast Ratio
  • VGA and DVI Support
  • Kensington Lock Support
  • VESA Wall Mount Compatibility
  • Energy Star Compliance (MPR II)
  • Black Exterior Finish
    • Glossy Black Bezel
    • Aviation Inspired Base Design
    • Adjustable: tilting

An additional Acer G205H Special Edition model exists that includes built-in screen management software and integrated speakers. Specifications are not listed below however the SE model can be found in the related products section.

  • Maximum Resolution: 1600x900
  • Maximum Refresh Rate: 60Hz
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 50,000:1 or 8,000,000:1
  • Operating Frequencies
    • Horizontal: 30KHz - 80KHz
    • Vertical: 55Hz - 75Hz
  • Viewing Angles
    • Horizontal: 170°
    • Vertical: 160°
  • Brightness: 250 cd/m
  • Response Time: 5ms
  • Pixel Pitch: 0.276mm
  • Colors
    • Maximum Colors Supported: 16.7 million
    • Color Saturation
      • G205H Bbd: 72% NTSC
      • G205HL bd: 68% NTSC
  • Bit: 6-bit + HiFRC (high frame rate control)
  • Ports
    • VGA
    • DVI (HDCP)
  • Power
    • Power Supply: 100V - 240V
    • AC Adapter: External
    • Power Consumption
    • G205H Bbd:
      • Energy Star on: 18.9W
      • Energy Star sleep: 0.47W
      • Energy Star off: 0.33W
    • G205HL bd:
      • Energy Star on: 18.0W
      • Energy Star sleep: 0.38W
      • Energy Star off: 0.33W
    • Energy Star Compliance: MPR II
  • Dimensions
    • 19.2" (487.0mm) W x 7.4" (187.9mm) D x 14.5" (368.4mm) H
    • Weight
      • G205H Bbd: 12.6 lb. (5.7kg)
      • G205HL bd: 10.4 lb. (4.7kg)
  • Warranty: Three-year parts and labor limited warranty
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