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Lenovo L197W

Lenovo L197W
alaScore 84

6 reviews

Jun, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Lenovo L197W. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The design is also appreciated.

design, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the Lenovo L197W is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Lenovo L197W from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors on

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This summary is based on the products: Lenovo ThinkVision L197 Widescreen 19 inch Monitor LCD TFT (WXGA+, 1440 x 900, D-Sub/DVI-D ) - Business BlackLenovo ThinkVision L197 Widescreen 19 inch Monitor LCD TFT (WXGA+, 1440 x 900, D-Sub/DVI-D ) - Business Black

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : John R. Delaney (

Lenovo ThinkVision L197 Wide


The Lenovo ThinkVision L197 Wide is an energy-saving widescreen display that delivers solid performance.

Good color and light grayscale performance. Low power usage.

No USB ports. Limited adjustability. Weak vertical viewing angle.

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Jan, 2009

Consumer review (

Lenovo ThinkVision L197


Now comes an environmentally friendly and low power consumption monitor from Lenovo. The whole thing doesn't take up much room on the work space. It comes in two pieces and slot together easily. The hinges on the back offers adequate adjustments. I...

good design


Dec, 2008

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Lenovo ThinkVision L197


Lenovo ThinkVision L197, nice product from Lenovo LCD monitor so nice, design elegant Lenovo innovations to create products that environmentally friendly. Lenovo, for example, the monitor produces a series of basically friendly environment Monitor...

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (

Very nice...


Ordered at lunchtime friday arrived lunchtime saturday excellent service as always ebuyer.

Jan, 2009

Product Specifications

The Lenovo ThinkVision L197 widescreen monitor provides an excellent viewing experience. The L197 offers digital visual interface (DVI) connectivity with high-bandwidth digital copy protection (HDCP) to deliver high-definition viewing of protected contents. The widescreen monitor improves efficiency with easy viewing of multiple applications. The L197 with an EPEAT gold rating meets the criteria for the highest rating in environmental performance. This monitor coordinates with the Think family design for use with any Lenovo ThinkCentre or ThinkPad system, making it the ideal choice to replace the 17-inch LCD monitor. This monitor is best suited for complex spreadsheets, multitasking, general business applications, multiple-monitor environments.


Certification:EPEAT Gold, TCO-03, RoHS, DDC/CI, ISO 13406-2 / TCO 03, MPR-II / TCO 03, MPR-II\n / WEE, RoHs
Compliance industry standards:MPR-2, FCC B
Energy Star certified: Yes


Color of product:Black


3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:10
Composite sync: Yes
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Display brightness:250
Display Diagonal:19
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1440 x 900
Display Technology:TN+Film
HD type:HD / Not supported
HDCP:No / Yes
Monitor display area:481
Native Aspect Ratio:16:10
Pixel Pitch:0.0112 x 0.0112
Response Time:5
Supported graphics resolutions:1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
Viewable size diagonal:19
Viewable size, horizontal:16.1
Viewable size, vertical:10
Viewing angle, horizontal:170 / 176
Viewing angle, vertical:160 / 176

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (off):1 / 2
Power consumption (standby):2
Power consumption (typical):22


Cable Length:70.9
Cable lock slot:Kensington / N / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Ergonomics:ISO 13406-2
LED Indicators:Power / Yes
Number of OSD languages:7
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CHI (SIMPL), DEU, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, JPN
Plug and Play: Yes
Power LED: Yes
Stand-by LED: Yes
Tilt angle:-4 - 30 / 4 - 30
Tilt angle range:-4 - 30 / 4 - 30
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100


Built-in camera: No
Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No
TV tuner integrated: No

Operational Conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 95984.3
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 45
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 45
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 60

Other Features


Packaging Content

Cables included:AC / DVI, VGA
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package weight:13


Windows operating systems supported:Windows 2000

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
DVI-D ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (off):1 / 2
Power consumption (standby):2
Power consumption (typical):22

Thin Client

Thin client installed: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):7.05
Height (with stand):15
Package weight:13
Weight:9.15 / 9.26
Weight (with stand):9.15
Weight with stand:9.15
Width (with stand):17.3