Conclusion: While energy efficiency is nice and all, there are certainly more things to consider in choosing a monitor. In addition to the previously mentioned 1080p resolution, this 23-incher offers a 5-millisecond standard response time, though NEC's Rapid Response feature boasts being able to lower that to as little as 4 ms in displaying full-motion video. In viewing Blu-ray movies and playing games, content displayed fluidly and without problems.
Excerpt: As firms focus ever more on their power bills, hardware manufacturers are under increasing pressure to prove the eco credentials of their kit. LCD displays are a prime example and NEC's E231W is its latest model boasting green friendly features. The 23in E231W white LED backlit display offers a fairly standard set of specifications that includes 1,920 x 1,080 resolution, a 5ms response time and a 25,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio.