Formac Debuts New LCD Screens, Cuts Prices on Pre-Orders

Formac Electronic Inc. has introduced its new Gallery Platinum LCD screens in 19- and 20.1-inch sizes, announcing in the process that until July 15 it will discount both by US$40 each for anyone who places a pre-order. The 19-inch model will be $459 while the 20.1-inch version will be $659. Both displays feature improved TFT technology, an 800:1 contrast ratio and 300 nits brightness. The 20.1-inch model supports 1600 x 1200 resolution while the 19-inch version can handle 1280 x 1024.

Both displays connect to a computer via a Digital Visual Interface (DVI) port and can hook up via Appleis ADC (Apple Display Connector) technology with Formacis $29 ADC-to-DVI converter. While Apple has dropped the ADC technology, it did use it on older Power Macs.

Formacis 19-inch display