videre 2.0

Bibi TFT eventually arrived and has sent Mama CRT into aaaarrry (early) retirement :-)

videre 1.0
(left) Gericom CT1997PF 19″ CRT, 130 Watts power consumption (!), 5w/5w standby/active-off, 20.2kgs, really BIG, too dark for image editing (even with Gamma corrections, etc.), TCO’99…

videre 2.0

Yakumo 17 XPT 17″ TFT, 8ms, 500:1 contrast, speakers (lol), 4.0 kgs, 48w, 2w/2w standby/active-off, 3 years pick-up guarantee, TCO’03, EUR 139,- ….

And the most important reason for the change: my EYES! What a blessing now….

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2 thoughts on “videre 2.0”

  1. I had to get a TFT to replace my old CRT

    but do I say?

    I am almost envious. Luckily, I have some new additions in my home that beat any TFT hands down.

    Enjoy it.


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