Summary: Given the poor quality of the electronics powering an otherwise nice display. I would not recommend this monitor for anyplace other than an extremely noisy environment where the whining noise would not be noticed. Expect failure. HP should be ashamed of this poor quality product.
Pros: The monitor displays well. Contrast is good.
Cons: Some monitors had a loud and very annoying whine right out of the box. All others developed an increasingly loud whine over a few months of usage. There's probably a cheap transformer (Made in China, of course) that wasn't wound properly. It's probably the one that powers the fluorescent tube tha...
Summary: Got this monitor about Thanksgiving time via Amazon. Opened box and found power button "locked". Request exchange on 12/1. Never get any feed back from vendor. The only way I can turn off the monitor is unplug power, now. (12/28).
Summary: NewEgg did an awesome job processing my order and delivering the product I requested...the product was less stellar. Buying monitors without viewing the image is a risky proposition and the Egg will not take back for lack of buyer satisfaction.
Pros: Inexpensive. Screen format. Build quality. Adjustable. This monitor should be a winner....but it IN NOT!
Cons: Image quality. Color balance. I ordered 2 of these monitors to replace a pair of Dell 2407 as one had died. Since I still had one Dell functioning, there was an opportunity to have the new monitors side-by-side with the older dell. THEY COULD NOT PRODUCE A PURE WHITE WITHOUT A BLUE HUE. The other...