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Samsung SyncMaster 940BW

Samsung SyncMaster 940BW
alaScore 86

240 reviews

Aug, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 240 reviews of Samsung SyncMaster 940BW. 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. Comments about the size and design are generally positive. The usability and price also get good opinions, but some have doubts about the reliability.

price, usability, design, size

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the Samsung SyncMaster 940BW is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 240 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung SyncMaster 940BW

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 user reviews of Samsung SyncMaster 940BW from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the design and price are overall positive.

usability, price, design

91% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Samsung SM940BW 19 inch WXGA+ TFT LCD Monitor 500:1 300cd/m2 1440 x 900 4ms DVI (Silver/Black)

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung SyncMaster 940BW

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 user reviews of Samsung SyncMaster 940BW from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Monitors on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the design. The usability is also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the reliability.

price, usability, design

reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung 940BW Widescreen Analog / Digital LCD MonitorSamsung 940BW 19in Black LCD Monitor

Aug, 2015

Expert review by: (pcmag.com)

Samsung SyncMaster 940BW

 

Not yet reviewed.

Sep, 2006
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Expert review by: Tweak News (tweaknews)

Expert Review

 
Feb, 2007

Expert review by: Rich Smith (devhardware.com)

Samsung SyncMaster 940BW

 

I know a lot of you out there are still using those clunky old CRT monitors. For a long time, the flat panel monitors were priced out of reach for the every day consumer, but that isn?t so anymore. Today, we are taking a look at Samsung?s new...

Before we open the box and take a look at this monitor ourselves, let's first check out the published features and specifications

Sep, 2006

Expert review by: Steve (dreamwarecomputers.com)

Samsung SyncMaster 940BW Widescreen LCD Monitor

 

We've seen many Samsung LCD displays pass through our test beds here before and they are a very common sight at times. Today we're taking a look at one which varies from all previous models we've tested. It's Samsung's latest widescreen LCD, the 940EW,...

Inexpensive price ; Widescreen ; Dual interfaces (DVI/Analog) ; Built-in power supply ; Great performance

Low contrast ratio

All in all, the Samsung SyncMaster 940BW has proved to be a very worthy widescreen LCD for those without a massive budget. For approximately $270 Canadian you can't go wrong with this display if you're looking for an entry or office level widescreen...

Expert review by: PC Authority (pcauthority.com.au)

Samsung SyncMaster 940BW

 

A great-quality widescreen panel for a surprisingly low price.

Feb, 2007

Expert review by: TechTastic (techtastic.ca)

Samsung YP-T9JAB MP3 Player

 

Today we take a look at the new Samsung Syncmaster 940BW 19" wide screen monitor. This monitor with it's wider than standard screen, not only can achieve a maximum native resolution of 1440 x 900 but it's a performer too. Boasting a 4 ms response time...

Oct, 2006

Consumer review by: bharti007 (ciao.com)

Samsung SyncMaster 940BW

 

Category the 19inch widescreen monitors samsung give you a large screen experience without begin too harsh on your wallet.19-inch widescreen mpnotores are all over the place with all big names entering the market with multiple options.the samsung...

19 inch screen

None

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: Alnilam (ciao.com)

A great buy

 

Samsung Sync Master Samsung SyncMaster 940BW for "dummies" I purchased this LCD monitor quite a while ago and am still satisfied with it. This is a 19" LCD monitor, so that means it will satisfy most of average and even some more demanding consumers....

Too many to list ; great price, quality monitor, great picture

None that I can find

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: Justine82 (ciao.com)

Disappointed

 

I purchased this screen because of the price and because of how great the display was. I was really satisfied with it for the first 3 months but then it quit working for no reason. I called Samsung's customer service and they were extremely helpful and...

Great picture quality

Been replaced twice

Jun, 2008

Consumer review by: thinkfirst (epinions.com)

Solid monitor with lots of work space

 

Expanded Surface Area, Nice picture quality.

None noted.

Mar, 2007
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Product Specifications

The Samsung SyncMaster 940BW is a 19-inch Wide TFT-LCD delivering a 500: 1 contrast ratio, 300 cd/m2 brightness, 1440 x 900 resolution, 160 degree viewing angle and scanning frequency of 30-81kHz horizontal and 56-75Hz vertical. It is also HDTV Ready with DVI input with HDCP support.

Audio Output

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:7.9in
Height:12.9in/14.2in
Weight:12.3lbs/9.3lbs
Width:17.3in

Display (Projector)

Color Support:Up to 16.2 million colors
Color Support:Up to 16.2 million colors
Diagonal Size:19in
Diagonal Size (metric):48.3cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.285mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Image Brightness:300cd/m2
Image Contrast Ratio:500:1
Image Max H-View Angle:160
Image Max V-View Angle:160
Interface:DVI / VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1440 x 900
Response Time:4ms
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display
Widescreen:Widescreen

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:Samsung
Model:940BW/940BW-Black
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung SyncMaster

Input Device

Type: None

Miscellaneous

Color:Black
Compliant Standards:CE / DDC-2B / Plug and Play / TCO '03 / TCO 03/DDC-2B / Plug and Play / TCO '03 / TCO 03/DDC-2B / TCO '03/DDC-2B / TCO '03 / TCO 03/TCO '03 / TCO 03
Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Video Input

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