Cyber Monday Newegg deals: Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Bandersnatch is here to cap a twisted In DisplayMate’s greyscale tests, image noise was noticeable again, primarily on the dark shades of grey. It’s not a widescreen monitor, so DVDs will have to be letterboxed, but this isn’t a bad thing. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. With a native resolution of x, the monitor provides good real estate for large office application windows and Web browser windows, which can make work and play more enjoyable.

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Monitors by Lori Grunin Oct 15, It wasn’t as noticeable when we watched DVDs, however, and shouldn’t be too much of a concern.

ASUS LS LCD Monitor Overview – CNET

Provided you aren’t actively looking to find problems with it, the LS is absolutely fine. The Bottom Line Buy the LS if it matches your decor, or if you have unruly children, but there are better monitors la201 for the same money Visit manufacturer site for details.

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Best Monitors for We tried scratching the monitor by using a Stanley knife and various other implements, such as screwdriversand while it did leave a couple of thin lines on the glass surface, these weren’t noticeable while using the monitor. Weaknesses The LS’s biggest boon is supposed to be its strength. Likewise, bright photos were vivid and well-detailed.

Image noise wasn’t a problem during our still image tests, but it was noticeable when we viewed high definition content recorded from channel Nine and the ABC.

Apart from the noise, the greyscale tests didn’t suffer from any other problems, such as colour bias as all the grey colours scaled consistently from darkest to brightest without taking on blue, green or yellow hues. Even when viewing the monitor from the sides, reflections weren’t a problem. Asus Warranty provided by: Monitors by Rick Broida Sep 24, We used a set of photos to further gauge the monitor’s colours and sharpness.

Sounds fairly average then, but we’ll smack it about a bit more before publishing a full review. The Bad Unremarkable image quality. Despite the greyscale problems in DisplayMate, photos with dark shadows and gradients were displayed faithfully.

ASUS LS – LCD monitor – 20″ Overview – CNET

Limited to stock on hand. The inch UltraSharp UD monitor performs well, but don’t overpay for it. An inexpensive general-purpose monitor deserving of its popularity An inexpensive general-purpose monitor deserving of its popularity by Lori Grunin. Cyber Monday Newegg deals: From these angles, there was a slight shift in colour, but images and text were still easy to distinguish. The LS monitor has a crystal-sapphire protective panel that Asus claims is scratch-proof and ‘punch-proof’.

Cyber Monday Newegg deals: Laptops by Lori Grunin Aug 28, Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. The Good Styling; tougher than most screens.


Image Image Aspect Ratio. In the all-important question of image quality, the LS is average. Strengths The LS looks the part. Microsoft’s snazzy Surface Hub 2 gets a backwards-compatible sibling in It hasn’t yet brought the Surface Hub 2 collaboration platform to general availability, but Microsoft’s outlined the Lz201 strategy in broad strokes. Even with the monitor’s brightness at maximum levels, dark levels of grey blended into the black background.

Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. It’s therefore ideal if you’re the type of person who likes to attack inanimate objects, or just drop blameless pieces of technology. It protects the screen beneath it with a scratch-proof layer that can supposedly only be scratched by diamond.