COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Jan. 21, 2016 -- BenQ America Corp., an internationally renowned provider of visual display solutions, today unveiled its all-new GW2270 monitor. Made specifically for everyday home or office environments, the stylish full HD VA display marries the convenience of BenQ's Eye-Care technology for more comfortable viewing sessions, imaging advances such as a high 3000:1 contrast ratio and flexible connectivity options for a wider range of peripherals. The slim display offers design-conscious users a value option for simple, minimalist living.
"Our striking GW2270 monitor is the torchbearer for our newly revamped GW Series," said J.Y. Hu, vice president of business line management at BenQ America Corp. "Providing our customers with a cost-effective display option that is both stylish and performance-driven, the GW2270 offers Eye-Care benefits that let users switch between different viewing modes to match specific applications, as well as enjoy more comfortable viewing sessions during long periods of computer use. The monitor is the perfect computer companion for both office and home."
The GW2270 panel features a 22-inch screen, stunning 1920 x 1080p resolution and high contrast ratio of 3,000:1 -- the highest of any BenQ TN, VA or IPS panel. Consequently, users gain access to sharper color depth, crispness, clarity and HD quality that instantly brings even the darkest and most complex visual images to life. To boost visual performance even further, the sleek display provides a 5-ms GTG response time, minimizing lag, drag or ghosting across the screen with movies and videos.
Designed in a minimalist style, the GW2270 features a T-shaped base and a polished black finish, providing a timeless feel that matches any elegant décor. When turned around, the unit is dotted with subtle deco patterns while a smooth back cover provides a gentle transition to gracefully reflect both light and shadows. To complete its simple styling, the monitor comes equipped with a slanted column that extends straight from the back end of its base to the hinge of the unit's back cover -- providing a 360-degree aesthetic tailored to today's contemporary spaces.
The GW2270 effectively increases visual comfort for users performing common computer tasks thanks to BenQ's market-leading Eye-Care technology. Leveraging the company's RevolutionEyes(TM) and ZeroFlicker(TM) technologies, the monitor eliminates flickering at all brightness levels to reduce eye fatigue, while an embedded Low Blue Light mode filters visual exposure to the release of blue spectrum light. By switching between integrated hotkeys, customers can quickly select presets such as multimedia, Web-surfing, office or reading modes -- reducing blue light emission by up to 70% during any daily usage scenario.
The GW2270 is also eco-friendly with an Energy Star 6.0 rating. The monitor dynamically adjusts display brightness to save energy and power that keeps consumption costs down without compromising overall performance. To bring more flexibility to today's setups, the unit features both D-sub and dual HDMI ports, enables straightforward VESA wall mounting and is fully Windows(R) 10 compatible.
Available now, the GW2270 monitor retails at $119. More information on the full line of BenQ products is available at www.BenQ.us.
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About BenQ America Corp.
The BenQ digital lifestyle brand stands for "Bringing Enjoyment and Quality to Life," fusing lifestyle with technology, enjoyment with productivity and aesthetic design with purpose-built engineering. It is this mantra that has made BenQ the No. 1-selling projector brand powered by TI DLP(R) technology in The Americas(1). BenQ America Corp. offers an extensive line of visual display and presentation solutions that incorporate the very latest technologies. The company delivers a broad range of Colorific(TM) projectors, RevolutionEyes(TM) monitors, Eye-Care displays, interactive large-format panels, mobile audio products, cloud consumer products, gaming peripherals and lifestyle lighting for any application and market -- home, gaming, enterprise, government, house of worship, education, digital signage, A/V and IT -- with cutting-edge models that lead the industry in performance, reliability, environmental sustainability and aesthetics. Whether it's interactive digital whiteboards for classrooms, full HD 3D projectors for home theaters, short-throw projectors for boardrooms, interactive flat-panel displays for digital signage or LED backlight monitors for professional gaming, BenQ continues to defy the limits of digital displays. The company's products are available across North America through leading value-added distributors, resellers and retailers. More information is available at www.BenQ.us.
(1) Based upon Q1'15 - Q3'15 data from the Quarterly Projector Shipment and Forecast Report from PMA Research
About BenQ Corporation
Founded on the corporate vision of "Bringing Enjoyment and Quality to Life", BenQ Corporation is a world-leading human technology and solutions provider aiming to elevate and enrich every aspect of consumers' lives. To realize this vision, the company focuses on the aspects that matter most to people today -- lifestyle, business, healthcare and education -- with the hope of providing people with the means to live better, increase efficiency, feel healthier and enhance learning. Such means include a delightful broad portfolio of people-driven products and embedded technologies spanning digital projectors, monitors, interactive large-format displays, audio products, cloud consumer products, mobile communications and lifestyle lighting. Because it matters.
About BenQ Group
The BenQ Group is a $22+ billion powerhouse comprised of nearly 20 independent companies operating in over 30 countries across numerous industries with a combined workforce of over 100,000 employees. Each Group member is a recognized leader in its own field, contributing to the BenQ Group's vast resources, broad R&D and distinct strategic strengths. By leveraging each company's vertical specialization to create true scale across horizontal markets, the BenQ Group controls a highly efficient value chain with the unrivaled ability to deliver critical components and world-class solutions in the following industries: TFT-LCD, green energy, fine chemicals and advanced materials, lighting, IC design, precision components, system integration, branded business and service. The Group is committed to profitable and sustainable businesses that share its long-standing vision of Bringing Enjoyment and Quality to Life. The BenQ Group companies are: BenQ Corporation, AU Optronics Corporation (world's top manufacturer of large-size TFT-LCD panels), Qisda Corporation, Darfon Electronics Corporation, BenQ ESCO Corp., BenQ Materials Corp., BenQ Guru Corp., BenQ Medical Center, BenQ Medical Technology Corp., BenQ AB DentCare Corp., Daxin Materials Corp., Dazzo Technology Corp., Forhouse Corp., Lextar Electronics Corp., LILY Medical Corp. and Raydium Semiconductor Corp.
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