ViewSonic Announces 22-inch MultiTouch Monitor In Europe

ViewSonic, American company for developing plasma displays, HDTV technology, CRT monitors and projectors has now just announced their latest offering for the European market. The new 22-inch monitor VX22558wm, will incorporate Infrared Optical Imaging giving the user Windows multitouch with easy USB connectivity.

According to Joseph at Engadget, this latest concept includes 1080p HD resolution, Clearwater II Technology, for techno heads out there 5ms response time will be included giving better picture quality, contrast ratio of 100,000:1, Blu-Ray therefore accessibility to watch films and play HD ready gaming platforms and High Bandwidth Digital Protection. ViewSonic’s European marketing manager “James Coulson” has said, “ As content becomes increasingly more rich and interactive, users want to be able to take full advantage of it. People are starting to expect the same levels of interactivity on their desktop systems as they get with their smartphones. The ViewSonic VX2258wm makes it easy to bring the full touch screen experience to the Windows 7 desktop.”

Engadget reported that the new touchscreen feature can be used with a keyboard and mouse and will be available in Europe for approximately £189 ($300), although this has not been confirmed.

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