Had an aging HP widescreen 22 inch monitor, that i wanted to replace. Subjective testing was done after using the calibration menu built into the latest Nvidia driver control panels. We do this by using the brightness and contrast controls. Cyber Monday Office Depot deals: Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion.

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The only tricky thing with this monitor, is that in order to use the x resolution, fpd24885w need to have latest and greatest drivers or a newer computer. I purchased this monitor from CC on February 28,exactly 9 years ago.

Again they thoguht I was trying to send in a desktop computer but All the controls are on the side of the monitor and use touch-sensitive switches, rather than physical buttons. When I asked how long this was going to go on, there reply was “until I get a unit the works” In all fairness, this is a nice monitor, but three bad ones in a row, and there lack of proper customer service, is enough to make anyone think twice!

This can be very handy for editing big word processing files or viewing PDF or web pages. Cyber Monday deals at Costco: Since I had an older thinkpad T41 with ATI Radeon video chipset, I had to use Omega drivers, which worked really well to get the maximum resolution. One of the nice aspects of this LCD is that you get a variety of connections.


Specifications – Gateway FPDW: 24″ LCD Beauty or Beast?

Once you have, you will never go back to a smaller monitor. The flipside of the coin is that the Gateway display is brighter out of the box.

As I started to consider recycling this monitor, I could not help but be amazed that this monitor gatewya been my companion every day for the last 9 years. Mine laster almost a year but not quite. He transferred me to customer service to process the refund and returns and they changed there mind and said they will not give a refund.

Gateway FPD2485W 24-inch Flat Panel Display

My first gripe was ONE dead pixel on the right lower side. I have read many other reviews with people having problems with this monitor. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. I replaced a Samsung 19″ flat-panel that had a TV Tuner with this.

Few monitors have this – except the top of line Dell and Apple monitors.

: Customer reviews: Gateway FPDW 24″ Widescreen HD-LCD Flat-Panel Display

They sent a third refurb unit, and again, right out of the box, the backlight kept turning off, I would have to cycle the power several times to get it to come back on and then it would fpd24485w stay on for a few seconds.

This can best be seen in a darkened room.

With other driver options, I was not able to get the x resolution. This monitor is perfectly bright, no matter what angle.

The thing keeps on making piano key noises when touched which is really annoy and I can’t seem to find where I can turn off the sound and it’s also yateway sensitive another thing you cannot adjust.


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No more Gateways for me but you never know Last week it went black. Uab Your Comment Please log in or sign up to comment. It is very intutive to use, and you can move the monitor easily to get the setting that you want. You can multi-task with out having to keep opening and closing applications to view them usually you can have about 2 applications opened side by side.

The number of pixels increases from 19 inch to 20″, 23″ to 24″, and 29″ to 30″. Backlighting and signal processing can still utilize different components, however, which can affect various aspects of the display.

Gateway takes a more lenient approach and will ueb replace panels if there are ten or more total stuck pixels, or three stuck pixels clustered within a one-inch area. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. We spent some time looking at video content, using normal PC software and running some PC games.