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NEC Announces SpectraView 231 Professional Display

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With the NEC SpectraView 231, NEC Display Solutions is launching a high-calibre, 23" IPS LCD monitor for colour-critical applications into the market. The hardware-calibratable display, just like the SpectraView Reference models 241 and 271, features a 14-bit LUT for exceptional colour control and a 3D LUT for precise colour space reproduction. Digital Uniformity Control (ColorComp) and Backlight Ageing Correction also give users stable performance values over the display's entire lifetime.

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The price is around €950. Quite unbeatable, really.
 

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hmmm, it even comes with a KVM built in. thats kinda nifty.
 
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The price is around €950. Quite unbeatable, really.
hmmm, it even comes with a KVM built in. thats kinda nifty.
The built in KVM makes it even better value, if they were a litle bigger and preferably a little higher res i would definatly have put this at the top of the list for a monitor upgrade.
 

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it's nice to see the professional grade monitors come down in price.
 
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"1920 x 1080 pixels" and "Professional Display" is an oxymoron.
 

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^ 1920 x 1200.

I can't squeeze much to 1080. This coming from 22" 1680 x 1050 user who has used 21,5" iMac. It's quite a pain in the a**. At least when you should do something productive.
 
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what resolution should it be then?
I say 1920x1200 or even 2560x1440... but that's just because i want 1200 over 1080 :laugh:
Really i'm sure this would have been much more expensive with a bump in res thus becoming much worse value.
 

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well exactly. you can buy a lot of pro monitors with IPS panels and what not with higher resolutions. you will also pay a MUCH higher price. but just because it is 1080p doesnt mean it isnt professional.
 
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well exactly. you can buy a lot of pro monitors with IPS panels and what not with higher resolutions. you will also pay a MUCH higher price. but just because it is 1080p doesnt mean it isnt professional.
I can't think of any other 1080p ips panel i have seen or at least recently, is this aimed at being a value ips panel?
 
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NEC still makes the best IMO.
 

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Wish it was 1200 instead of 1080.
 

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yeah "full HD" craping is reaching professional market
 

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the concept of "professional" is relative to what people think it is.
 

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the concept of "professional" is relative to what people think it is.
In the pro image world, when all else is equal, more resolution is better, period.
 
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1920 x 1080 pixels Professional Display. :roll:
Wait! Maybe this display is for video editing only. :eek:
 
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1920 x 1080 pixels Professional Display. :roll:
Wait! Maybe this display is for video editing only. :eek:
Possible but how much video editing is done with the video fullscreen? would it not make more sense to edit 1080p with the extra screen space for the program being used so maybe using 1600p.
Saying that though 1600p ips pannels don't come anywhere near this cheap, maybe budget video editing? :laugh:
 
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I pushing point is the gamut.
 

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In the pro image world, when all else is equal, more resolution is better, period.
my point is that the concept of "professional" changes with time.
 
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75% of the Adobe RGB colour space is really rather poor for a "professional" monitor.

And IMO NEC is losing ground. A "professional" y1080 needs to deliver 120fps/3D if it can't deliver WORKSTATION SPEC HIGH-Y.
 

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If it really hits 75% I would be impressed as most don't.