I thought that was a good price and I could take it home, check it out and bring it back if there were problems. Monitors by Lori Grunin Sep 24, He was very polite and nice, however. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Acer’s pixel defect policy is somewhat confusing at first glance, and we had to read through it a couple times to fully understand it. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me.

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Monitors by Rick Broida Sep 24, 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. Add an extra monitor to your computer Add an extra monitor to your computer by Donald Bell.

For the record, our particular display did not have any pixel defects, and we haven’t seen a display with more than two dead pixels over the past two years.

Acer AL2216W – LCD monitor – 22″

Sometimes they are W and sometimes the are Wsd. They said go to my vendor for new drivers. Laptops by Justin Jaffe Nov 26, Big and bright but a little frill-free for the money Big and bright aal2216w a little frill-free for the money by Lori Grunin.

However, if you intend to use any of these LCDs purely as a computer monitor, the extra input options really don’t matter much.


I was not happy with the fact that all the displays were set to a single resolution regardless of wide screen or 4: I set the brightness and contrast and the monitor looks great unless you want to read fonts, which are funny looking due to the resolution issues. Having said that, a large number of people are more than happy with TN panels, so the use of a TN panel does not necessarily make this a bad LCD and it does help to keep costs down.

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

Acer’s pixel defect policy is somewhat confusing at first glance, and we had to read through it a couple times to fully understand it. Sign up now Username Password Al22116w Me. Certified for Windows Vista.

That may seem like quite a lot, but a black dot on a white background would actually count as mointor dead pixels, so the policy is competitive with what we’ve heard from other LCD manufacturers. I figured I could upgrade the driver from the CD or online.

I asked if they knew when it would be back in stock and the sales person called to the back room and told me it was in stock and do I want to buy one.

Does anyone know a way to open a file with a. Where possible, you should always try to use the DVI port, as that will provide a konitor image.

The ALW comes with a base stand that only allows you to tilt the display, and we generally find that to be inadequate. Most of the 24″ LCDs on the market include several other input options, making them better for anyone that wants a multifunction display.


I told him I wanted to see the box and check out the specs. Cyber Monday deals you can still get: Features, Specifications, and Warranty As a brief overview of mnoitor of the display features and specifications that we will discuss, we again refer back to our earlier Gateway FPDW review.

Acer AL2216W: a worthwhile compromise?

In essence, they will not replace a panel unless more than four pixels per million are bad, or if you divide the LCD into nice equal sections more than one pixel in the center section is bad. I spent a lot of time trying to figure out the differences between Acers 22″ monitors. It had the best image of the monitors on display. Neither option is ideal, but neither is it a deal breaker. I am very pleased with the whole package. Newegg’s Cyber Monday deals are available now, including 43 percent off a inch LG gaming monitor.

Cyber Monday Newegg deals: I asked what the differences were between the four Acer 22 inch monitors and the tech guy did not know. Flat Panel Mount Interface. The monitors smaller than 22 inches are shorter and have less pixels than the same size 4: