Although DisplayPort-equipped 4K monitors are still relatively new, the DisplayPort 1.2 standard underlying those devices is anything but. The long lead time between standards and products means that just as 4K monitors turn a year old, the DisplayPort 1.2 standard driving them will turn 5 years old later this year. This gap means that the VESA working group responsible for DisplayPort needs to aim well ahead of the curve, and all the while DisplayPort 1.2 adoption was ramping up, the VESA was already working on the next iteration of DisplayPort. Now after about 2 years of development the VESA has finalized their next standard, and this week they are releasing the DisplayPort 1.3 standard to their members for inclusion in their next-generation products.
The HP w2408 is the latest 24" offering to cross our test bench. Does it follow a well-trod path, or does it blaze new trails in LCD-land?
Jarred Walton on 12/21/2007
HP sent us their 22" w2207 LCD. The glossy exterior is certainly eye-catching, but how does it perform?
Jarred Walton on 8/1/2007
Ever wonder how a laptop LCD compares to a modern desktop unit? So did we, and to find out we ran several recent laptops through our display testing regimen...
Jarred Walton on 5/22/2007
Dell's 27" LCD occupies a unique niche, filling the gap between the 30" and 24" offerings.
Jarred Walton on 4/4/2007
We take a look at HP's new entrant into the 30" LCD market. It is a contender or pretender for the title of best 30" LCD?
Jarred Walton on 3/22/2007
With LCDs becoming increasingly affordable, many people are interested in upgrading to a larger display. We take a look at Acer's 22" offering and find a lot to...
Jarred Walton on 3/10/2007
Dell sells a lot of computer systems as well LCDs. We take a look at the 2407WFP and 3007WFP to help establish our baseline for LCD reviews.
Jarred Walton on 3/2/2007
We take a look at Gateway's new FPD2485W LCD to find out if this HDCP enabled display is worth your time or money.
Jarred Walton on 2/22/2007
Want to see the runners up for the most interesting Consumer Electronics and Displays from this year's CES? Here's everything that caught our eye after Sony's OLEDs.
Manveer Wasson on 1/18/2007
We're finally done with meetings at CES and now we're able to start recapping the show. We'll start off with some of the most impressive demos we saw...
Anand Lal Shimpi on 1/11/2007
Matrox has released a piece of equipment that is made only for running multiple displays as a stand-alone peripheral.
Josh Venning on 11/25/2005
This is the definitive ultra enthusiast display for 2005 - look out Dell.
Kristopher Kubicki on 7/8/2005
Have we finally hit the Holy Grail of LCDs? Samsung has an 8ms 19" LCD that is the talk of the town, but is it enough to stand...
Kristopher Kubicki on 5/25/2005
LGE re-enters the 19" display market with a new panel design, but is it enough to unseat Dell as the 19" champ?
Kristopher Kubicki on 5/13/2005
Dell and Apple arguably have the best 20" LCD monitors available, but who will win when we pit them head to head?
Kristopher Kubicki on 4/27/2005
Dell raises the bar for mid-range performance LCDs and we are not disappointed.
Kristopher Kubicki on 1/29/2005
It's about time to upgrade that 17" CRT from 10 years ago, and we are going to look at seven new models that fit the order, just in time...
Kristopher Kubicki on 11/30/2004
As Shuttle's focus shifts more towards high end enthusiast systems, their XPC line expands include their first ever LCD. We take a look to see if Shuttle has...
Kristopher Kubicki on 7/29/2004
Syntax is new to the LCD industry, but their 30" LCD TV proves itself to be a gentle surprise even with so many competing units in the sector.
Kristopher Kubicki on 6/30/2004
Samsung's retail 17" LCD breaks the 16ms response time barrier, but can they compete with existing 16ms and 20ms LCDs?
Kristopher Kubicki on 6/8/2004