Summary: I set it to it's maximum brightness, and on a detailed grey scale image, several dark grey levels above black were merged into black. So I used my Radeon 4670's control panel to give it +25 brightness. Then, the highlights were blocked up, so I reduced the contrast by -10 (to 90).
Pros: Nice picture once helped by video card adjustments. Vertical viewing angles are wonderful. Price.
Great monitor, for a few months - DO NOT recommend this brand any longer.
29 June 2015
Summary: Bought three monitors for surround setup, had one develop issues (tearing/flicker, likely bad controller board) after about 4 months. After problem became frequent to the point of being unusable (without extreme frustration) I sent in for warranty repair (with cost of $30 shipping, to use their...
Summary: Great Monitor for the price. I would STRONGLY recommend using a monitor color calibration system though if you want to use it for anything involving photography or color editing. Once I calibrated mine, it looked great. Trying to balance it without color calibration device is impossible.
Excerpt: I purchased a pair of I2369V 23" monitors to replace a pair of similar Dell monitors, one of which developed an intermittent display problem.I am very pleased with the brightness and clarity of the IPS LED technology.