Sweeping Technology - the LCD Monitors

By: Jayson Pablo

With technology advancing by leaps and bounds, the monitors are not to be left behind. The latest technology to hit the market is the LCD monitors. They are more advanced than the CRT (Cathode Ray Tubes) monitors in many aspects.

LCD or Liquid Crystal Display has become extremely popular. This has resulted to Liquid Crystal Display technology, a monitor that can produce 16.7 million colours. They assign brightness and colour to every pixel in an image by making use of electronic liquid crystals. This ensures that the minutest of hues can be detected. LCD monitors are compact and sleekly built.
Thus if you are facing space problem, then these monitors are ideal for you since they occupy less space.

In addition to that, they are also lightweight and very easy to transport. They are easy to maintain than the traditional monitors.
They have a consistent tonal scale. They can also display text with excellent contrast. This means it is easier to see the images in situations where the light is low. They boast of perfect image geometry and they have better resolution. They also consume low power (approximately 20W). Image quality alone makes them the obvious choice for offices and technical and CAD applications. Though colours displayed by these monitors tend to vary with viewing angle, these monitors do not flicker. The monitors usually take white light and filter it to get the required colour. The natural interface in these monitors would be digital, like DVI interface and the image can be sub-optical with analog interface. To top it all, they keep your eyes happy. The reason behind it is that there is notably less eye fatigue with the use of these monitors. Add to it the fact that with an adaptable monitor, it can be used as both the television and computer monitor, which can be a great money saver.
Though the prices for are on a rise, it won't be too long before LCD technology takes over the CRT monitors. They are becoming hugely popular so much so that TV companies have also started manufacturing LCD screens.

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