The Asus VW171D is a low-end 17" LCD monitor with a native resolution of 1440 x 900. It sports an aspect ratio of 16:10, Asus' Splendid Video Intelligence technology and a contrast ratio of 600:1. Additionally, the Asus VW171D features an 8ms response time, 300 cd/? maximum brightness and a VGA video input.
The VW171D's 16:10 aspect ratio makes it well-suited for scrolling through web pages or documents as it sports a greater height than most standard media-oriented 16:9 monitors. Its Splendid Video Intelligence technology allows the VW171D to provide the optimal picture quality in any setting by way of 5 preset video modes (Scenery, Theater, Games, Night View and Standard) and 3 skin tone options (Reddish, Yellowish and Natural). Meanwhile, the VW171D's 8ms response time allows it to adequately handle faster media such as video games with minimal blurring or ghosting.
- 17″ LCD panel @ 1440 x 900
- Pixel Pitch: 0.285
- Brightness: 300 cd/m2
- Contrast Ratio: 600 :1
- Display Color: 16.7M
- Response Time: 8ms
- Output/Connectors: VGA
- Splendid Video Intelligence technology
- Asus VW171S - sports integrated stereo speakers and a contrast ratio of 1000:1