NEC Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced today the 24-inch AS241W to its AccuSync Series of value-driven desktop monitors. This series is ideal for small-to-medium-sized businesses, schools and government offices. The LED-backlit AS241W, which joins the AS171, AS192, AS191WM and AS221WM displays, offers a full range of environmental compliance, including EPEAT Silver, ENERGY STAR 5.1 and TCO 5.2 ratings. This full HD display boasts a quick 5ms Rapid Response time that delivers virtually uninterrupted, undistorted viewing of high-speed, full-motion video. Energy-saving ECO Mode enables users to toggle between pre-configured brightness settings that reduce power consumption, heat generation and extend the life of the AS241W. "The AS241W is our first 24-inch 16:9 display in the AccuSync family, a popular size with the great features our SMB customers need for daily tasks," said Lynn Gu, Product Manager at NEC Display Solutions. "Many customers have moved to wide-format screens because of their ability to allow the viewing of multiple applications simultaneously. This practice is proven to increase productivity in the workplace." The AS241W includes the following features: - 24-inch, 16:9 TN panel with LED backlighting - Slim and light design - 1920 x 1080 full HD resolution - 1000:1 typical contrast ratio - 300 cd/m² brightness - 5 ms Rapid Response time - DVI-D and VGA inputs - User-friendly On Screen Display (OSD) controls - Tilt adjustability - ECO Mode, carbon footprint meter - ENERGY STAR 5.1 and TCO 5.2 compliant - EPEAT Silver The AccuSync AS241W ships with a 3-year limited parts and labor warranty and will be available in February 2012 at an estimated street price of $239.