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 As a brief overview of some of the display features and specifications that we will discuss, we again refer back to our earlier Gateway FPDW review. 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 All of Acer’s LCDs come with a standard three-year limited warranty, which is pretty good. I’ve always used “auto” settings, without need to adjust them. Show More Show Less. Except where noted, all of our testing is conducted using a DVI connection.

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In that case, you can always place the display on top of something else, or you could resort to acr the VESA wall mount. We have actually had personal i. The lack of rotate and swivel options aren’t a big concern, but depending on the location of the LCD the lack of a height adjustment option can be a problem.

Once we got through to support, the people we spoke with were able to answer our questions and provide the requested help; we just wish we didn’t have to wait so long.

Acer ALW 22″ Widescreen LCD Monitor – Grade A

You will not be disappointed when purchasing a good used unit! I am very pleased with the whole package.


Monitors by Lori Grunin Oct 15, Mlnitor pixel defect policy is somewhat confusing at first glance, and we had to read through it a couple times to fully understand it. Neither option is ideal, but neither is it a deal breaker.

I was not happy with the fact that all the displays were set to a single resolution regardless of wide screen or 4: 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.

I figured I could upgrade the driver from the CD or online.

Acer AL2216W: a worthwhile compromise?

Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. I asked what the differences were between the four Acer 22 inch monitors and the tech guy did not know. After determining that the display was nonfunctional, Acer had us pack up the panel sans base and ship al226w to them.

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I check the specs on both and I found very little difference. However, if you intend to use any of these LCDs purely as a computer monitor, the extra input options really don’t matter much.

Best Selling in Monitors See all. And after omnitor repair, this monitor works really well, it has no flaws, no stupid pixels.

Sometimes they are W and sometimes the are Wsd. Where possible, you should always try to use the DVI port, as that will provide a cleaner image. Turnaround time was about two weeks, which isn’t very good if you don’t have a spare display, but when they shipped the panel back to us everything was working properly again.


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

Pleasure to do business The quality if the product overall is ok. Flat Panel Mount Interface.

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 mobitor is bad. Central Time and Sunday at 8 a. Plug and play easy, this monitor is recognized right away in my computer. He was very polite and nice, however.

Acer AL2216W – LCD monitor – 22″

You may also like. Security lock slot cable lock sold separatelywall mountable. I just feel weary about the new laptop that doesn’t seem just as up to par with my current one.

That may seem like quite a lot, but a black dot on a white background would actually count as three dead pixels, so the policy is competitive with what we’ve heard from other LCD manufacturers. They brought the box out and it told me little.