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Planar PL1910M

Planar PL1910M
alaScore 86

75 reviews

Oct, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 75 reviews of Planar PL1910M. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, 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 Planar PL1910M is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Planar PL1910M from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Monitors on

80% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Planar PL1910M-WH 19-Inch Screen LCD MonitorPlanar PL1910M-WH 19-Inch Screen LCD Monitor

Oct, 2017

Expert review by: Laura Blackwell (

Planar PX1910M


The $469 Planar PX1910M is one of the few monitors to include screen pivot software along with its physical pivot adjustment. The software, Pivot Pro, costs $40 if bought separately.

Full range of physical adjustments

Weekdays-only support policy

Planar's weekday-only support policy will be ample for business customers (13 hours should be enough for most office needs). But the lack of weekend support will frustrate the home user

Jan, 2006

Expert review by: PCMag Staff (

Planar PX1910M


The Planar PX1910M boasts a fast pixel response rate, plenty of features, and better-than-average image quality when used with a digital signal. However, its analog performance was flawed.

Good DVI performance. Highly adjustable. Excellent viewing angle performance.

Weak analog light gray scale performance. Lacks cable management.

The Planar PX1910M is a good choice if you're ready to move up to a 19-inch LCD monitor for the home or office, especially if your desktop is equipped with a DVI-out graphics card. At $469 it's not cheap, but in terms of performance and features, it's...

Jan, 2006

Expert review by: Alfred Poor (

Planar PL1910M


A reasonable value for a 19-inch LCD monitor.

Good viewing-angle performance. Analog and digital signal inputs. Above-average speakers

Tilt-only stand. Difficult-to-read front-panel button legends. On-screen menu harder than average to use.

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Dec, 2004

Expert review by: Jeffrey Fuchs (

Planar PL1910M review


Planar PL1910M 19-inch LCD The 19-inch member of Planar's midprice PL family, the PL1910M, is a solid, middle-of-the-road LCD that offers decent performance at a good price. Our biggest quibble with the PL1910M is its immobility: it neither rises,...

Affordable; has nice speakers.

Total lack of adjustability.

The Planar PL1910M's lack of adjustability could be a problem for some users; otherwise it's an adequate business LCD.

Sep, 2004

Expert review by: 3LUXE (

Planar PX1910M


The 19" Planer PX-1910M was originally designed to meet the demanding needs of corporate and government executives - it is no small coincidence then, that the monitor will satisfy most of our requirements as well. This "Best Of" monitor's cool...

Dec, 2007

Expert review by: Vikram Chand (

Planar PL1910M 19 Inch LCD Monitor


Perfect for any office or "cube"!

  Big screen, light weight, and crystal clear...

  It is not Wide Screen...

  Simple and easy to use!

Dec, 2006

Expert review by: (

Planar PL1910M 19" LCD Monitor


Big screen, light weight, and crystal clear

It is not Wide Screen

Simple and easy to use!

Dec, 2006

Consumer review by: (

Very good monitor.


I bought a second one after having used onefor 2 years. Although the speakers sound bad,I don't care. I buy monitors for the screen,not the sound. I don't expect high qualitysound from a flat screen monitor enclosure.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: bower (

Planar Pl1910M-BK 19


Display very good. Speakers are junk as previously noted. The output drops off at low frequencies, and at 150Hz and below there is relatively no output. I am hearing impaired - i need both the lows as well as the highs. However, using the front 3.5mm...

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by: Acker & Co. (

Excellent Monitor Especially for the Price


This monitor offers a clear picture and no distortions. It was very easy to install.I highly recommend this product.

Mar, 2011

Product Specifications

Get all the advantages of Planar's desktop LCD monitor in an embeddable, open-frame style. The LA1910RTC features 3M's ClearTek Capacitive touch screen and USB touch screen driver for use in harsh environments, which require a more rugged touch screen interface. These open-frame monitors are ideal for cost-sensitive retail, ticketing and hospitality applications. Monitors offer sharp, clear images to engage consumers. A thin, space-saving design that also reduces heat output and power requirements. And the reliable performance you expect from Planar. All this without the extra hardware costs of an unnecessary bezel and stand. Planar's open-frame monitors are designed for easy integration into kiosk enclosures. Most important, Planar open-frame monitors are fully warranted, so you save time and money without increasing risk.

Audio Output


Dimensions & Weight

Height:13.7in/13.7in / 14.5in/14.3in/15.7in/16.4in/16.5in/16.9in/16in


Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
HD type:Full HD / No
Native Aspect Ratio:16:10 / 4:3 / 5:4

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)/Up to 16.2 million colors
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)/Up to 16.2 million colors
Diagonal Size:19in
Diagonal Size (metric):48.3cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.243mm/0.294mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Image Brightness:240cd/m2/250cd/m2/300cd/m2
Image Contrast Ratio:1000:1/700:1/800:1
Image Max H-View Angle:+85 / -85/140/150/160/160 / 170/170
Image Max V-View Angle:+85 / -85/135/140/160/170/170 / 160
Interface:DVI / VGA (HD-15)/VGA (HD-15) / DVI
Max Resolution:1280 x 1024/1440 x 900
Response Time:5ms/8ms
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


VESA mounting: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC/Mac / PC/PC/PC / Mac
Manufacturer:Planar Systems
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Planar

Input Device



Compliant Standards:CB / CE / cUL / FCC Class B certified / RoHS / TUV / UL/CB / CE / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / FCC Part 15 B / Plug and Play / UL / VESA DPMS/CE / cUL / DDC-2B / FCC Class B certified / RoHS / TCO '99 / UL / TCO 99/CE / cUL / FCC / UL / VESA DPMS/CE / cUL / FCC Class B certified / RoHS / UL/CE / cUL / FCC Class B certified / RoHS / UL / VESA DPMS/CE / cUL / FCC Class B certified / RoHS / UL / WEEE/CE / FCC Class B certified / RoHS / TUV / UL 1950 / VESA DPMS/CE / FCC Class B certified / TCO '99 / TUV GS / UL / TCO 99/RoHS / cUL / TUV / CE / FCC Class B certified


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /3 years warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS / Linux / Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP / Microsoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows XP Embedded / Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition/Microsoft Windows 95/98/ME/2000/XP/Microsoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP / Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Embedded / Linux / Apple MacOS

Video Input

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