With the first-ever SmartAccessory to personalize your workspace and help keep it neat plus SmartImage for the best-ever LCD performance and a large wide screen, the 190CW8 brings you premium display and the ultimate in convenience.
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SmartImage: Optimized user friendly display experience
SmartImage is an exclusive leading edge Philips technology that analyzes the content displayed on your screen and gives you optimized display performance. This user friendly interface allows you to select various modes like Office, Image, Entertainment, Economy etc., to fit the application in use. Based on the selection, SmartImage dynamically optimizes the contrast, color saturation and sharpness of images and videos for ultimate display performance. The Economy mode option offers you major power savings. All in real time with the press of a single button!
SmartContrast: For incredible rich black details
SmartContrast is a Philips technology that analyzes the contents you are displaying, automatically adjusting colors and controlling backlight intensity to dynamically enhance contrast for the best digital images and videos or when playing games where dark hues are displayed. When Economy mode is selected, contrast is adjusted and backlighting fine-tuned for just-right display of everyday office applications and lower power consumption.
Optimize response time for different viewing requirements
SmartResponse is exclusive Philips technology that adjusts response time to application requirements, delivering faster response times for gaming and videos or better color saturation for viewing photos and static images.
SmartAccessory to personalize and organize your workspace
SmartAccessory is an innovative and friendly solution for easily and flexibly attaching peripherals like a webcam or stationery onto a monitor frame to keep your space tidy and organized. It is equipped with multifunction clips with a universal interface that attaches to the monitor frame and moves up and down or left and right to accommodate a variety of included or optional holders for stationery, small peripherals like webcams, conveniently locating work or personal items in your line of sight and at your fingertips.
USB port for convenient peripheral connections
USB port allows user to conveniently connect their plug and play multimedia devices such as USB memory devices, camera, portable HDD, Web camera, PDA, Printer and many other devices which has USB connection available. The conveniently located USB 2.0 port on the monitor allows USB 2.0 signals to pass thru to the computer. Note that many devices like cameras and HDD may need to be powered On independently, as they have higher power requirements than the monitor USB port can provide
Big, wide screen: IM, write mail, watch videos on one screen
A wide screen has a wider aspect ratio for displaying more entertainment or information to have more fun and get more done.
DVI-D input and HDCP support
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) is a copyright protection system that is incorporated into the DVI connector. It helps stop unauthorized duplication of copyrighted content. HDCP allows you to play protected content media such as movies and concerts. It checks the signal to prevent piracy, allowing only legal copies of content to display.
PerfecTune ensures top quality LCD display delivered to you
PerfectTune is industry-leading, proprietary Philips testing and algorithm technology for monitor adjustment and fine tuning, an extensive process that ensures ultimate display performance in compliance with a standard four-times more stringent than Microsoft's Vista requirements from each and every monitor that leaves the factory - not just a few review samples. Only Philips goes to these lengths to deliver this exacting level of color accuracy and display quality in every new monitor.
Empowered for Windows Vista
Philips Vista-ready monitors are empowered for vibrant, exciting display of this new, visually sophisticated and demanding Windows operating system, designed to enhance your entertainment experience, make you more productive and help you control your computing experience at home and in the office, making viewing, finding and organizing information for work or play quick, efficient and easy.
Hassle-free display performance tuning with SmartControl II
SmartControl II is monitor-based software with an easy-to-use on-screen graphic interface that guides you through fine-tuning resolution, color calibration and other display settings including brightness, contrast, clock & phase, position, RGB, white point and - on models with onboard speakers - volume adjustments.
For your safety: Aerospace composite fire retardant case
PC/ABS plastic composite is the industry's best and toughest flame-retardant casing material; and is a space-age compound deployed in the aerospace and automotive industries as well as in fire detectors that is compliant with most stringent fire safety standards.
TCO'06 compliance for a better multimedia experience
TCO'06 - compliant monitors meet ergonomic, environmental and health standards for multimedia displays created by TCO - the Swedish Confederation of Professional Employees; TCO'06, the most stringent-ever, covers requirements for visual ergonomics in multimedia display, including health considerations as well as other features that characterize good quality displays. A TCO'06-compliant display's specifications must meet or exceed TCO'06 standards for visual ergonomics, emissions and energy conservation.