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Hercules ProphetView 920

Hercules ProphetView 920
alaScore 82

54 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 reviews of Hercules ProphetView 920. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the Hercules ProphetView 920 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Hercules ProphetView 920 from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors on

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Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Ryszard Sommefeldt (

Hercules ProphetView 920 PRO


What's the most important class of components in a PC system? Now really think about that answer for a second, since the obvious answer is wrong. We can extol the virtues of CPU's, memory modules, graphics cards and motherboards until we are blue in...

It's not often I get too excited about hardware, for better or worse. While it's always the aim to stay objective, after the 9th iteration of something like a GeForce 4 to look at, in as many weeks, sometimes you get bored. So taking a look at the 920...

Nov, 2003

Expert review by : Andrei Kozhemyako (

Hercules Prophetview 920


Well, let's start with the characteristics.

Jul, 2002

Product Specifications

Gathering worldwide acclaim for unsurpassed design coupled with outstanding visual performances, Hercules Prophetview 920 Pro is the absolute must have flat LCD monitor for advanced users and gamers that demand the best display performance there is to offer. Prophetview 920 Pro gives unprecedented display quality in games and is ideal for consumers looking for a unique piece of art to upgrade their PC and wow their friends. The graphics displayed by this monitor are simply stunning. The new Prophetview 920 Pro is designed to maximize user's multimedia experience. The low response time, large viewing angles, high brightness and contrast ratio intensify the display experience for watching videos, playing games, viewing digital images, working or browsing the web. Prophetview 920 Pro features a 20ms response time which is ideal for gamers or video addicts who demand vivid images and fast motion video free of trailing and ghost movements. The need for a fast response time is currently understood by informed people, with high technical requirements, and the panel used by Hercules is appreciated as offering the best technology currently available for a 17" LCD panel. Every Prophetview 920 Pro manufactured will feature this particular 20ms panel, providing the ultimate solution in today's display requirements. Hercules commit to deliver all Prophetview 920 Pro with this 20ms panel which is collectively endorsed for its high specifications and display quality. Whether you use Prophetview 920 Pro in an office environment or in your own home, you can guarantee that it will deliver the ultimate graphic experience, look stylish and be the focal point of any room.

Audio Output

Type: None


Certification:IEC950, UL1950, CSA, TUV-GS, FCC Class B, CE, TCO95


Color of product:Black

Dimensions & Weight



Contrast ratio (typical):350:1 / 430:1 / 450:1
Display brightness:250
Display Diagonal:17
Display Resolution:1280 x 1024
Display scan frequency (horizontal):30 - 75
Horizontal scan range:30 - 75
Pixel Pitch:0.264
Response Time:20 / 25
Vertical scan range:50 - 85
Viewable size, horizontal:13.3
Viewable size, vertical:10.6 / 14.6
Viewing angle, horizontal:150 / 170
Viewing angle, vertical:130 / 150

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:17in
Diagonal Size (metric):43.2cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.264mm/0.26mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Image Brightness:250cd/m2
Image Contrast Ratio:350:1/430:1
Image Max H-View Angle:150/170
Image Max V-View Angle:130/150
Interface:DVI / VGA (HD-15)/VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1280 x 1024
Response Time:20ms/25ms
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display


Plug and Play: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC
Country Kits:Europe
Manufacturer:Guillemot/Hercules Computer Technology
Model:920/920 Pro/920 Pro DVI/920DVi
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Hercules Prophetview

Input Device

Type: None


Color:Jet black/Metallic blue
Compliant Standards:C-Tick / CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / FCC Class B certified / PC 99 / Plug and Play / TCO '95 / TUV GS / UL / TCO 95/CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / FCC Class B certified / IEC950 / PC 99 / Plug and Play / TCO '95 / TUV GS / UL 1950 / TCO 95/CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / FCC Class B certified / IEC950 / Plug and Play / TCO '95 / TUV GS / UL 1950 / TCO 95/CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / FCC Class B certified / TCO '95 / TUV GS / UL 1950 / TCO 95


Audio system:N

Other Features

Display viewable area (HxV):13.3 x 10.6
Display viewable area HxV:13.3 x 10.6
Minimum system requirements:Pentium or equivalent and higher\n10MB hard disk space, 16MB RAM\nDVI graphics card (and VGA Graphics Cards thanks to the provided adapter)\nCD-ROM drive\n
Power Requirements:90-264V, 50/60Hz
Video in:VGA or DVI graphics card 16MB RAM

Ports & interfaces

I/O ports:1 x mini D-Sub

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Video Input

Digital Video Standard:Digital Visual Interface (DVI)
TV Tuner Presence: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.1 / 7.4