HP is a giant in the world of computers and computer peripherals. They are known for their high quality desktops and laptops which are premium in quality as well as price. HP has a really wide range of displays to suit every possible need in a varying price range. The HP LV2011 is a 20 inch monitor with a resolution of 1600 x 900 pixels @ 60Hz. and a wide aspect ratio of 16:9. It is a backlit LED display which provides “provides brilliant visual performance at an affordable price”.
With an integrated VGA input and ‘plug and play’ capability this monitor can be easily added to any desktop configuration, or even as a second display. The 1600 x 900 pixels resolution coupled with the 3,000,000:1 contrast ratio helps in enhancing picture quality while the 5ms response time smoothly renders fast moving videos. Viewing angles on the monitor are 90° (H) and 50° (V). Along with enhanced viewing capabilities, the HP LV2011 20" LED Monitor is environment-friendly. This ENERGY STAR certified monitor is energy-efficient and it is wrapped in Arsenic-free display glass, Mercury-free LED backlighting and a Silver rating from EPEAT. It is available at a price of Rs. 8,484/- in HP’s own online store.
The HP LV2011 is mounted on a rectangular base for desktop integration. The small footprint of this base makes the monitor easily fit on a cluttered workstation while providing stability to the monitor itself.
The display is only 1.9 inch thick and the black matte finish gives it a sleek premium look. The base mount allows for a 5° forward and 19° backward tilting angles. The base can be removed to enable the monitor to be mounted on a wall or any flat surface.
The narrow frame surrounding the display carries the HP branding. Monitor controls are conveniently located at the bottom of this frame. The monitor weighs in at around 3.6 kg.
The HP LV2011 20 inch monitor is an affordable and powerful offering from HP which delivers remarkable brightness, contrast and clarity across a 20-inch pixel-packed screen. With a display brightness of 200 cd/m2 and a dynamic ratio of 300000:1, the monitor is capable of displaying crisp colours and deep blacks.
The anti-glare display has a response time of 5 ms and a pixel pitch of 0.277 mm. Absence of any sort of glare greatly enhances the usability and usage times of this monitor.
Connectivity includes the VGA D-Sub Digital Video Input Standard. It supports colour temperatures of 9300K, 5000K and 6500K. Though there aren’t any pre-set colour profiles, the users can adjust the brightness, contrast and colour temperature as per their preferences.
The backlight of this monitor has a life of 30,000 hours. It comes with a security lock slot so that it can be locked in place if the situation calls for it. An added advantage of buying HP’s monitors is that their build quality and the display quality are simply one of the best out there.
INSIDE THE BOX:
· HP LV2011 20” Monitor
· VGA Cable
· AC Power Cable
· Quick start guide
· Warranty card
ü Excellent video performance.
ü Mercury-free LED-backlit panel.
ü Optionally wall mountable.
û The resolution of 1600 x 900 on a 20” display.
Overall, the HP LV2011 is a versatile monitor with a strong specifications list that is backed by HP’s brand-recognition and service. HP’s technology expertise works behind the scenes to deliver a world-class output which, coupled with the wide screen is great productivity tool and at the same time is an awesome entertainment machine. For all its features, specifications and HP’s brand value, The HP LV2011 offers a great value for money.
· Performance: 4 Stars.
· Value for Money: 4 Stars.