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AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver
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TFT/LCD displays are perfectly flat, a lot thinner and lighter than conventional CRT displays and do not flicker, all this because of the new technology they use for producing images. Do you want to free up space on your desk, or do you want to be able to move your monitor without breaking your back? Then this is the perfect display for you!
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Included since: 28 Sep 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 14 Oct 2013 05:33:26
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Product views: 11543
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Long product name Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver:
The short editorial description of Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver
Acer AL1715ms 17" LCD Silver

Marketing text Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver

The official marketing text of Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver as supplied by the manufacturer
The dynamic response rate of only 12ms means that you can create picture perfect video playback and enjoy the best quality picture of action packed digital movies.

Enlarge your viewing area with the AL1715ms, which protects you and your investment via the integrated prevention against eye-strain or headaches.

The high contrast ratio of 450:1 alongside the optimal levels of brightness enhances the legability even for data intensive or colourful multimedia applications.

The flicker free and ultra bright picture eliminates distortion and secures a quality view.

Featuring image smoothing and colour scaling with automatic adjustments for quick and easy personalisation of view, according to work needs.

The slim but conservative 17" TFT reduces operation costs with low power requirements and eliminated emissions.

Upgrading your PC system with the AL1715ms, a reliable solution to render the ergonomical benefits of LCD technology. The slim and compact silver design liberates the workplace transforming the computing area into a modern work or entertainment area. The AL1715ms is the ideal solution for the home or office PC users requiring a smart interface with rapid response time for the best in digital playback and digital movies.
Short summary description Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver:
This short summary of the Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver, 1280 x 1024 pixels, 450:1, 31.5 - 80 kHz, 56.3 - 75 Hz, Silver, -5 - 20°
Long summary description Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver 17" Silver based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Acer AL1715ms - 17" LCD Silver. Display diagonal: 17", Display brightness: 270 cd/m², Display resolution: 1280 x 1024 pixels. Color of product: Silver. Tilt angle: -5 - 20°. Power consumption (standby): 2 W, Power consumption (typical): 40 W. Certification: TCO'99, Compliance industry standards: ISO 13406-2, UL, EN60950, EN - 55022, MPR 1990, CSA, CB, TUV-GS, FCC-B, CE
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Display diagonal*
Size of the display for this product, measured diagonally, usually in inches.
Display brightness*
Brightness is the amount of radiating light emitted from the screen. The brightness rating is measured in candellas per square meter, commonly known as 'nits'.
270 cd/m²
Display resolution*
The number of distinct pixels in each dimension that can be displayed. It is usually quoted as width × height, with the units in pixels: for example, "1024 × 768" means the width is 1024 pixels and the height is 768 pixels. The higher the number of pixels, the sharper the image.
1280 x 1024 pixels
Response time*
The response time is the time difference between the moment that a source (for example a video card) sends a signal and that equipment (for example a monitor) receives or display the signal. (Used abbreviations: R/F = Rise and Fall.)
12 ms
Contrast ratio (typical)*
The difference in light intensity between the brightest white and the darkest black.
Viewing angle, horizontal*
Maximum horizontal angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
Viewing angle, vertical*
Maximum vertical angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
Pixel pitch
This is the parameter of a picture tube, which specifies the shortest distance between two dots of the same colour. The principle is: the smaller the dot pitch, the better sharpness of image.
Display scan frequency (horizontal)
31.5 - 80 kHz
Vertical scan range
56.3 - 75 Hz
Ports & interfaces
I/O ports
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
15-pin D-Sub
Color of product*
The colour e.g. red, blue, green, black, white.
Tilt angle
-5 - 20°
Plug and Play
Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.
Energy Management
Power consumption (standby) *
The amount of electricity that is consumed when the product is on standby.
2 W
Power consumption (typical) *
Amount of power consumed by this model, often expressed in watts (W). Typical values that manufacturers give are power consumption when off, standby/suspended mode, typical use, maximum usage.
40 W
Compliance industry standards
List of characteristics that describe methods of compliance to industry-defined standards for the product
ISO 13406-2, UL, EN60950, EN - 55022, MPR 1990, CSA, CB, TUV-GS, FCC-B, CE
Weight & Dimensions
Width *
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
15.6" (396 mm)
Depth *
The distance from the front to the back of something.
7.17" (182 mm)
Height *
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
14.8" (377 mm)
Weight *
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
9.48 lbs (4,3 kg)
Other features
16.7 GHz
Power requirements
AC 100V - AC 240V
Display viewable area HxV
13.3 x 10.6" (338 x 270 mm)
Monitor max. video input bandwidth
135 MHz
Speakers and microphone
Speaker and microphone for this configuration; expressed as type; manufacturer; and any relevant technologies
Integrated Speakers 2x1W