Pros

  • Very good text legibility
  • Relatively inexpensive
  • Wide screen

Cons

  • No height adjustment
  • Mediocre viewing angle

Manufacturer’s Description

Imagine having elbow room on screen. That's exactly what you get with the Samsung BW series of widescreen LCD monitors. Certified to meet Microsoft Vista's premium standards, the wide 16:10 aspect ratios of these professional-level monitors make multitasking easy. There's room for more applications. Room for multiple images. Room for all your tool palletes. An ultra-fast response time is perfect for motion editing. And exclusive Magic technologies give you complete control over outstanding color. All the color. All the room. With the Samsung BW series, it's not hard to imagine.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 206BW
Interfaces/Ports
DVI Yes
VGA Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 20.00 "
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WSXGA+
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Contrast Ratio 800:1
General Information
Manufacturer Samsung
UPC Code 729507700656
Manufacturer Part Number 206BW
Brand Name Samsung
Product Name BW Series 206BW Widescreen LCD Monitor
Marketing Information

Imagine having elbow room on screen. That's exactly what you get with the Samsung BW series of widescreen LCD monitors. Certified to meet Microsoft Vista's premium standards, the wide 16:10 aspect ratios of these professional-level monitors make multitasking easy. There's room for more applications. Room for multiple images. Room for all your tool palletes. An ultra-fast response time is perfect for motion editing. And exclusive Magic technologies give you complete control over outstanding color. All the color. All the room. With the Samsung BW series, it's not hard to imagine.

Product Model 206BW
Product Type LCD Monitor
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.samsungusa.com
Product Series BW
Miscellaneous
Additional Information

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Green Compliant Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority EPEAT Silver, RoHS
Physical Characteristics
Height 13"
Width 18.7"
Depth 2.6"
Weight (Approximate) 186.88 oz
Color Black
Height with Stand 15.61"
Width with Stand 18.74"
Depth with Stand 8.63"
Video
Maximum Resolution 1680 x 1050
Brightness 300 Nit
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC, Mac
Horizontal Viewing Angle 160°
Vertical Viewing Angle 160°
Response Time 2 ms
Number of Screens 1
Mount Type Wall Mountable

Performance

Performance
Refresh Rate Tested 60.0
Text Score 82.1
Interface Tested Digital
Graphics Score 80.7
DisplayMate Motion Test Result Very Good
Gaming Motion Test Result Very Good
Horizontal Viewing Angle Test Result 180.0
DVD Motion Test Result Very Good