Want to use an LCD panel for watching TV and using your Mac? Then check out Sony’s new MFM-HT205, a 20-inch Mac and PC-compatible LCD display the features its own built-in NTSC TV tuner. The display goes on sale in April for about $900.
The MFM-HT205 is a widescreen display with a native 1680 x 1050 screen resolution, and features a wall-mountable design. In addition to HD-15 analog and DVI-HDCP digital inputs, the display sports S-Video, component and composite video connectors.
The MFM-HT205 has 470 cd/m2 brightnes and a contrast ratio of up to 1600:1. It can be viewed from 170 degree angles horizontally and vertically, and includes two 3-watt stereo speakers and a subwoofer, as well as SRS Labs’ WOW 3D audio technology, for simulated surround sound.
SonyStyle Web site had not been updated with information about the new display as Macworld posted this article.