However, if you intend to use any of these LCDs purely as a computer monitor, the extra input options really don’t matter much. This Acer TFT monitor has the ability to display subtle color details even in harsh light conditions. With the market dominated pretty much exclusively by TN Film based panels, prices of these models are very competitive, and the 22″ diagonal is quickly becoming a popular choice for the new buyer. Once you have used the “auto” adjust mode when using VGA, I’d say it would be pretty hard to tell much, if any, difference between the two interfaces. If you are using a digital connection, the only way to correct the color is through calibration. Pleasure to do business.

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Acer AL2216W: a worthwhile compromise?

With degree horizontal and degree vertical viewing angles, this Acer inch LCD is a must have in your room. The Acer display uses a TN panel, which is generally considered to be the low end of the totem pole in terms of overall quality. My monitor won’t lite up Acer ALW. If you are serious about gaming, these technologies may well help bridge that gap.

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This option is typically hard to justify for this class of monitor or you are sensitive to minor calibration inaccuracies, but it will produce the best result. Testing the screen with colour gradients showed no noticeable grading or banding of colours. Save on All2216w Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days.


For a TN Film panel, even default monitor settings were very good here acerr only a slight difference between the requested and displayed colours detectable.

It is merely intended as a comparative way of showing the responsiveness of a display using the same test bed for each screen. Overall, everything was good.

Average DeltaE was reduced slightly to 1. Office and Windows Use.

Features, Specifications, and Warranty – Acer ALW: a worthwhile compromise?

As I experienced with the Viewsonic VXWM recently, the 22″ diagonal size seemed to offer a comfortable and sensible size screen by modern standards.

Images and everything else look great. Acer has just launched a new series of gaming desktops, dubbed the Predator series. I have a similar qcer that I have it set up as a dual monitor.

I guess Aceer am going to have to buy a new ak2216w card which supports x They were certainly of the newer generation of TN Film where viewing angles have improved somewhat compared with some older screens. This meant that, being tall myself, the tilt mechanism only afforded me just about enough movement to be able to get the screen at a comfortable level.

For reference, LaCie describe the DeltaE readings as: I don’t need speakers, I can use a book to raise the height and the monitor rotates left and right on the desk and that is OK with me.

I didn’t really experience any major problems with viewing angles in most use, and it’s possible to use the screens tilt function to align your field of view quite nicely. Click for larger image.


Acer AL2216W

This monitor may have color accuracy problems in some releases of Mac OS X without calibration. Was nicely packaged when the unit arrived. Sadly there was no height adjustment available which I always think is handy on any screen.

Being set at a default colour profile of “warm” in the OSD, the colours did feel nice, vibrant and even; with no obvious al226w towards any particular colour.

The screen performed admirably in this regard, with only slight leakage noticeable at the top and bottom of the screen. Dell, HP introduce new monitors. This is probably not a problem for most users, and obviously if you are choosing this screen, you know what to expect anyway. Asus Apple Sony Google Valve.

The screen itself felt well built and sturdy, but the stand did feel a bit flimsy. This new Samsung 22 inch monitor sports a I noticed the x resolution and I thought my Matrox Millienium G dual head has up to x so I figured no problem it must support x The specifications of the panel appear to be pretty good.

Acer makes strides to take over the world. Pros Cons Well priced Limited ergonomics, with only a basic tilt function Good colour accuracy even without calibration Basic design and no added features Good panel uniformity.