World Cyber Games (WCG), organizer of the premier international video game competition and festival, has announced Samsung SyncMaster as the official monitor for the upcoming WCG 2011 Grand Final.
Samsung SyncMaster S23A950D and S27A550H will be used for the tournaments during the WCG 2011 Grand Final. 600 Players from 60 countries will compete against each other through these monitors.
The WCG 2011 official monitor, Samsung SyncMaster S27A550, provides vivid color & lifelike picture quality that gamers have dreamed ever by supporting Mega DCR (Dynamic Contrast Ratio). So gamers can enjoy blur-free picture quality and clear images even in fast moving images like games. Furthermore, Samsung’s Magic Angle technology is employed – covers a 178 degree viewing angle both vertically and horizontally, as well as delivers a crisp and detailed picture without any color reduction – so gamers can enjoy games in more comfortable environment. By adopting Eco solution, “Eco light sensor” adjusts screen brightness to match the surrounding environment and people can reduce and minimize eye strains even if they’re exposed to monitor screen for a long time.
“Samsung SyncMaster monitor, adopting innovative display technology, is a widely beloved monitor brand from consumers and gamers as a global display leader at the world market. We will do our best to provide the best visual display environment to professional gamers by listening to the feedbacks,” said an official at Display Sales and Marketing Team, Visual Display, at Samsung Electronics. “WCG is proud to have Samsung SyncMaster as the official monitor. We expect the players to enjoy the best quality.” said Brad Lee, CEO of World Cyber Games.
WCG will also have ‘WCG 2011 SyncMaster 3D Live Match’ booth during the Grand Final with EA’s latest 3D game ‘Need for Speed™ The Run’. This is an action racing game developed through Frostbite 2, the same engine at the core of Battlefield 3. At this booth, audience will be able to not only experience the live 3D from SyncMaster but also enjoy various special events. On Dec. 9thand 10th, a famous Korean star gamer Byung Gu ‘Stork’ Song (StarCraft I) will have special matches with the audience and also have a signing event.
LG Electronics is further improving the in-patient experience with the introduction of a new 42-inch class (42.0 inches measured diagonally) hospital-grade HDTV, the industry’s largest screen size for patient rooms. LG’s 42LD6DDH LCD hospital TV will allow for larger-sized text and on-screen menus to better educate and entertain patients.
The new display will begin shipments in November 2011.
“LG’s new 42-inch class health-care HDTV will provide hospitals with a large format display solution for patients who read and navigate on-screen menus and text from near their hospital bed, which can be anywhere from 12 to 15 feet from the footwall-mounted TV,” said Ron Snaidauf, vice president, Commercial Displays, LG Electronics USA. “A screen this large allows patients to read text and navigate menus easier than before. It will significantly improve the overall in-patient experience.” Read the rest of this entry »
Grayscale MD215MG Offers Out-of-the-Box DICOM Calibration, Image Uniformity, Protective Panel for Medical Imaging and PACS
NEC Display Solutions announced the addition of the 21-inch MultiSync MD215MG medical diagnostic display to the MultiSync MD Series. This 5-megapixel grayscale model is ideal for medical imaging and Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) in hospitals, doctor offices, urgent care centers and other healthcare facilities.
The MD215MG is a medical-grade monitor that includes technologies designed to make healthcare employees’ work more productive and reliable. It offers out-of-the-box DICOM calibration and the MDCHROMA5 calibration sensor for DICOM GSDF conformance. The uniformity control provides accurate imaging across the screen and monitors for any inconsistencies. The new MD215MG model offers a four-way ergonomic stand, built-in USB hub, DC power connection with an external power adapter and internal 11.9-bit lookup table (LUT) with 256 levels of gray for smooth images. Read the rest of this entry »
Belkin announced the release of its new 19-inch Widescreen Rack Console. With its innovative, easy-to-use design, Belkin’s Widescreen Rack Console simplifies users’ IT duties with features that enable easy setup and use, while reducing energy consumption.
Due to budgetary restrictions, IT administrators are often forced to rely on large, less-efficient consoles with limited features, cumbersome configurations, and difficult installation processes. However, Belkin’s new Widescreen Rack Console provides a slim, sleek design with an enhanced viewing area, hassle-free installation, and trouble-free access.
“In today’s datacenter, IT administrators are often understaffed, overworked, and stuck servicing their systems on consoles that waste time and energy,” said Luis Artiz, director of product management at Belkin. “Designed with real-world enterprise usage in mind, our new consoles allow installation to be performed quickly by a single person and offer pain-free performance.”
Belkin’s Widescreen Rack Console’s features assist IT administrators in these major categories: Read the rest of this entry »