Apple jumps on 3D bandwagon with patent. Subscribing to a newsletter indicates your consent to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Comparing it side by side with our test Mac OS X, the monitor does make Vista look ever-so-slightly better than the Apple OS — a not inconsiderable feat. Note the lack of USB ports. The HGD isn’t bad for the price, but it certainly falls short in some key image quality criteria. The HGD does boast a pair of speakers, although you wouldn’t want to use these unless someone was pointing a gun at your head. Even a monitor that is light on features can have a nice thin bezel, more accessible controls, and a friendlier on-screen display menu.

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Note the lack of USB ports. Simon Toat – Feb 28, 0. It has a good enough picture and there are other monitors on the market that have a load more whistles and bells but if you want a no-frills fullHD monitor, you could do a lot worse than this. For the money, the screen resolution may not be up with the heavyweights but is pleasing enough for what it costs. The rest of the monitor seems utilitarian.

Hanns.G HG281D

The bezel is pretty wide and mixes both matte and glossy black plastic. You can adjust a few things brightness and contrast controls, colour, OSD adjustment, and hv281d adjustment.


Inputs are in the back of the monitor, and dangle down without a shroud to cover them or any substantial cable management. Obviously there’s nothing particularly new about big screens: Around the back, it seems quite basic for a set that is full high-definition p.

In fact, it’s taking a huge amount of willpower to write this and not just sit slack-jawed in front of Hanns. Bright and fast with great colour rendering, this is a huge screen for a paltry handful of pennies. TechRadar pro IT insights for business. Well, that all depends on the image quality you expect.

The Best Password Managers of Creating one strong password that you can remember is hard enough; doing The on-screen display is about as basic as it gets, too.

Good, because you are going to like the new inch widescreen monitor from Hanns. G be any different? Apple jumps on 3D bandwagon with patent. As 28″ is a large space for that resolution, the dot pitch is relatively high, meaning that you’ll want to use anti-aliasing to keep that blissful smile in place.

Luckily the controls for the monitor are hidden away on hannd back and you have to learn which ones you are pressing or you couldaccidentally turn the thing off when you wanted get the menu screen.

ug281d For more on the Hanns. Rene Millman – May 4, 0. The visual aesthetic of the monitor itself—beyond the display—leaves something to be desired.

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G’s new screen playing every game that comes to mind. Rene Millman hhg281d Sep 12, 0. The color menu offers presets for K, K, K, and a user-adjustable mode where you can tweak the red, green, and blue yourself. The onscreen controls are confusingly tucked out of the way too, which is totally unnecessary given the sheer size of the bezel. Measure your blood pressure wirelessly and look after your heart!

Review: Hanns.G HGD inch LCD Monitor – Absolute Gadget

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It is black but the styling does seem a bit the the wrong kind of retro. Even a monitor that is light on features can have a nice thin bezel, more accessible controls, and a friendlier on-screen display menu. The colours look bright and rich, sometimes a little too bright we had to tone it down before we had one of our turns. Ottoman rocks the tidy look. Now if you’ll excuse me….