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Mega Pixel LCD Display Provides Professionals with Photographic Quality Images


NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2002--ViewSonic(R) Corporation, a worldwide Visual Technologies(TM) leader, today introduced the VP2290b, a 9.2 mega pixel (27.2 million RGB dots) LCD display that produces photo-like images for use in applications where clarity is essential, such as medical reference, engineering design, digital content creation, satellite image analysis, and film editing and restoration.

The VP2290b delivers a breathtaking ten times the pixel density of typical LCD displays. With a density of 204 pixels per inch and a resolution format up to 3840 x 2400 QUXGA, the 22.2-inch VP2290b offers the highest resolution currently available in the world. Engineered for ultimate performance, the display also features a wide-screen format that allows desktop professionals to display two-full pages simultaneously, along with a 16:10 aspect ratio, 235-nits of high brightness, and a 400:1 contrast ratio. A broad color gamut of 16.7 million colors, combined with 170-degree horizontal and vertical viewing angles and pure digital interface, ensures spectacular crystal clear images with true color consistency from edge-to edge.

"As computer and imaging sciences become more complex, professionals require more advanced tools to continue the creation and analysis processes," said Seth Ngin, product manger, ViewSonic Corporation. "The VP2290b meets these needs by displaying true-to-life images, along with providing the technology that can speed progress on applications like product design, geographic mapping and the detection of human ailments."

The VP2290b is on display at TechXNY/PC Expo from June 25-27, 2002, at the ViewSonic booth--3422. The display will be available in August through authorized ViewSonic distributors, online or mail order catalogs and has an estimated street price of $7,999. The VP2290b is backed by a three-year warranty on parts and labor. In addition, ViewSonic offers toll-free technical support seven days a week, 24 hours a day.

About ViewSonic

ViewSonic Corporation, a Visual Technologies leader, offers comprehensive display solutions for today's business, Internet, education and entertainment markets. The company's products have won more than 1,000 awards globally from independent publications and organizations.

Headquartered in Walnut, Calif., ViewSonic was founded in 1987 and is a privately held corporation. For further information, please contact ViewSonic Corporation at tel: 800.888.8583 or 909.869.7976; fax: 909.468.3736; or www.ViewSonic.com.

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