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HP W1972a 18.5-inch LED Backlit LCD Monitor - Product Specifications


The HP W1972a is a 47 cm (18.5 inch) LED Backlit LCD monitor.

Figure 1: Photo of the HP W1972a LED Backlit LCD monitor

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The W1972a LED backlit LCD monitor has the following features:

  • DVI-D and VGA video input connectors

  • Supports High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) to prevent transmission of non-encrypted high definition content

  • Anti-Glare

  • Plug and Play capability, if supported by your computer system

  • On-screen display (OSD) adjustments for ease of setup and screen optimization

  • Security lock

Technical specifications

LED feature
Display size
47 cm (18.5 inch) diagonal
Panel active area (width x height): 41 cm x 23 cm (16.1 inches x 9.1 inches)
Display type
LCD with LED backlighting
Aspect ratio
200 nits
Input terminal
1 DV1-D connector
1 VGA connector
Speaker output power
1 watt per channel
Scanning frequency
Horizontal scan range 24-83 KHz
Vertical scan range 50-76 Hz
Viewing angle
Horizontal viewing angle (typical): 90 degrees
Vertical viewing angle (typical): 50 degrees
Recommended resolution (H x V)
1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz (same as max resolution)
Static contrast ratio
Up to 600:1
Dynamic contrast ratio
Up to 3,000,000:1
Response time
5 ms
Pixel pitch
0.300 mm
Pixels per inch
Color gamut
68% of NTSC
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection)
Power source - AC/DC adapter
Internal power supply
Power consumption: 24 Watts max power consumption (18 Watts typical power consumption) , 0.5 Watt energy saving mode
Operating environment
Temperature: 5 degrees C to 35 degrees C (41 degrees F to 95 degrees F)
Humidity: 20% RH through 80% RH (non-condensing)
Storage environment
Temperature: -20 degrees C to 60 degrees C (-4 degrees F to 140 degrees F)
Humidity: 5% RH through 95% RH (non-condensing)
H x W x D (unpacked):
33.9 x 44.6 x 17 cm (13.3 x 17.5 x 6.7 inches)
Unpacked: 2.7 Kg (5.9 lbs)

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