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Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor

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SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black
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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: 20 Sep 2006
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Info modified on: 15 Dec 2017 12:14:21
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Long product name Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor :
The short editorial description of Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor

SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black
Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor:
The official marketing text of Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor as supplied by the manufacturer

Providing sharp text and crisp motion through a fast 5 ms (GTG) response time, 700:1 contrast ratio and exclusive technologies like MagicColor™ and MagicBright2.

Short summary description Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor:
This short summary of the Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.

Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black, 22", 1680 x 1050 pixels, LCD, 5 ms, 280 cd/m²

Long summary description Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black 22" computer monitor based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black. Display diagonal: 22", Display resolution: 1680 x 1050 pixels, Display: LCD, Response time: 5 ms, Display brightness: 280 cd/m², Viewing angle, horizontal: 160°, Viewing angle, vertical: 160°

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'.
280 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.
1680 x 1050 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.)
5 ms
Display *
The description of display that can includes display type, resolution, size etc.
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.
Horizontal scan range
30 - 81 kHz
Vertical scan range
56 - 75 Hz
Separate H/V sync
Device has separate horizontal and vertical synchronization.
Composite sync
Combines horizontal and vertical synchronization onto one pair of wires. When used in RGB connections, four separate signals are sent (Red, Green, Blue, Sync).
Sync-on-green (SOG)
Combines composite sync with the green signal in RGB. Only three signals are sent (Red, Green with Sync, Blue).
Ports & interfaces
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity *
Number of VGA (D-Sub) ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. The VGA (D-Sub) connector is a 15 pin connector between a computer and a monitor. It was first introduced in 1987 by IBM.
DVI-D ports quantity
This is the amount of DVI-I interfaces. Digital Visual Interface (DVI) is a video display interface developed by the Digital Display Working Group (DDWG). The digital interface is used to connect a video source to a display device, such as a computer monitor. DVI-D means DVI digital, which means it can only support digital, but not analog.
Microphone in
The socket where a microphone is connected to the device.
VESA mounting interfaces
The product can be used wih VESA mounting interfaces.
100 x 100 mm
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.
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.
55 W
Weight & dimensions
Width *
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
19.9" (505 mm)
Depth *
The distance from the front to the back of something.
2.59" (65.8 mm)
Height *
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
13.2" (335 mm)
Width (with stand)
19.9" (505 mm)
Depth (with stand)
8.66" (220 mm)
Height (with stand)
16.1" (408 mm)
Weight with stand
15.2 lbs (6.9 kg)
Packaging data
Package weight
Weight of the packaged product in gram.
20.7 lbs (9.4 kg)
Other features
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
23.9 x 10.1 x 19.1" (608 x 256 x 484 mm)
Source Testseek summary Average rating
Testseek has collected 19 expert reviews for Samsung SyncMaster 225BW, Silver/Black and the average expert rating is 81 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
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Widescreen LCDs have taken the world by storm over the past few months. I even jumped on the bandwagon back in March with a 21" 8ms 1680x1050 Gateway display - which I love (Thanks Tia!!). Today you can buy 19" widescreen units cheaper than 19" sta...
Good Fast 5ms response time in 22" LCD, 22" 16:10 LCD @ 1680x1050, Height adjustable stand, Narrow bezel around screen, DVI & Analog Inputs.
Bad Unevenly lit at top left, Display is quite "blue" until you tweak it down, I dont get to keep it.
Bottom line Samsungs button-less LCDs have not impressed me lately due to their Operating System requirements, and thankfully the Samsung SyncMaster 225BW has some buttons and brings new life to widescreen on the desktop. This unit is very clear for text use, p...
Samsung is one of those brands that have been around for a really long time. I don’t know how many people associate the name “Samsung” with quality as people do with a brand such as Sony, but I know that I’ve never had a problem with anything I’...
225BW $399.99 Samsung CPU Rating: 4 Specs: Brightness: 280cd/m2; .282mm pixel pitch; 15-pin D-Sub, DVI-D input connectors; HDCP support There are several good reasons why prospective LCD buyers, including gamers, should strongly conside...
A quality 22in monitor with a good selection of features...
The pursuit of expanding desktop space has forced many consumers to look for alternatives when assembling their own personal computer systems. With the latest price reductions for LCD based monitors; multi-monitor configurations are no longer a thing o...
Good Good picture quality, Three year warranty support, Easy to navigate on screen display menu, Dual monitor support, Adjustable stand, Bundled application software Natural Color and Magic Tune, Low response time of 5ms, Low profile...
Bad No pivot features, Black light bleeding issue, No cable management options, VESA Wall Mounting Kit must be purchased separately...
Bottom line Samsung Electronics continues to provide a wide selection of affordable TFT-LCD monitors suitable for all types of different computing environments. The 225BW is certainly not the largest monitor in Samsungs product line with the latest announcement o...
The Samsung SyncMaster 225BWs most prominent characteristic is an unusual 22-inch widescreen format, but it also has some impressive features for a monitor in this price range.The 225BW sits between the more common 20-inch widescreen monitors, which u...
Good Slightly enlarged pixels make viewing easier on weaker eyes, good image quality, adjustable stand, HDCP-compliant DVI input ensures that copy-protected HD videos will display without a problem...
Bad Limited inputs and no USB ports, no pivot option for rotating between landscape and portrait modes...
Bottom line The Samsung SyncMaster 225BWs most prominent characteristic is an unusual 22-inch widescreen format, but it also has some impressive features for a monitor in this price range.The 225BW sits between the more common 20-inch widescreen monitors, which...
Samsung has an outstanding history of producing great LCD monitors. Today we look at the Samsung SyncMaster 225BW 22" Widescreen LCD display. Its 22" size is an upgrade from the 20" widescreens that have dominated the market for the past two years. And...
Good Screen size, Price, Excellent image quality, Easy setup...
Bad No Portrait Mode, Poor off angle color accuracy, No extras like powered USB hub, etc...
Bottom line The Samsung SyncMaster 225BW 22" Widescreen LCD is a fine monitor. Well worth the $400 street price. The only problems I have with it are the narrow viewing angles and the fact that the display out of the box seemed washed out in terms of color; though...
If you are like me, you spend a good portion of your day sitting in front of a computer. I could safely say I spend 6 to 8 hours at my computer on an average day with some days going past 12 hours, sometimes in one sitting. During finals week and bef...
Supplied by Samsung Article updated (10/16): We incorrectly speculated about the panel type in the monitor. There appears to be conflicting information circulating about the panel type, and the article has been modified to reflect this. Our apologies f...
Bottom line The 225BW is a very capable monitor that has a terrific response time, good picture quality and of course, twenty two inches of widescreen real estate. At a MSRP of only $399 USD, you’ll have a very difficult time finding a better ‘bang for your buck’...
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