Viewsonic goes cloudy, touchy and 3D with a trio of new displays

New displays? ViewSonic's got 'em. Take, for example, the TD2220, an LED monitor that features two-point touch interaction, two USB ports, a two-watt speaker and a 360-degree swiveling screen. Then there's the TDi2340, a so-called "anchor for cloud computing devices," a display that connects wirelessly to tablets, smartphones and notebooks, serving as an extended desktop. The 23-incher features a touch interface and sports an ARM11 processor inside. The 27-inch V3D271 is an active 3D display with 1920 x 1080 resolution. It features dual two-watt speakers and ships with a pair of NVIDIA glasses for that whole three-dimensional thing. No word on pricing, but the three models should ship in Q2.

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ViewSonic Previews TouchScreen, Universal Displays and Immersive 3D Monitors During CES 2012

ViewSonic Corp. (South Hall 36631), a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communications solutions, today announced three new products for 2012 that will showcase the future of workplace computing. This includes innovative displays of all sizes and seamlessly integrated connected devices. In addition to new touch screen products to further drive the company's innovation, ViewSonic will reveal a new 27" active 3D display unit that augments its current 3D display lineup and leadership.

"The future of display technology is about engagement and putting control into the users hand through the use of many senses, including touch. Leveraging our rich display heritage, our team has created new ground breaking products that appeal to consumers' desire for interactive, visually compelling viewing experiences. I'm excited to preview our new monitors and universal display units to visitors at CES and look forward to launching the products later this year," said Jeff Volpe, president for ViewSonic Americas.

The ViewSonic display products showcased during the event include:

· ViewSonic's TD2220 multi-touch monitor: This LED panel features a 2-point touch user interface, a 360-degree swivel and full tilt for optimum viewing. Its 2-port USB connectivity and 2Watt speaker input ensures consumers can fully interact with their desktop and applications without the need of a mouse. The monitor provides a premium interactive multimedia experience on a brilliant high definition screen.

· The TDi2340 universal display: An anchor for cloud computing devices,the 23" display enables consumers to use the frameless, 10-point capacitive touch interface to connect smart phones, tablets or notebooks wirelessly for an extended desktop mode, or to leverage as dual-displays. The TDi2340 is based on the latest ARM11 CPU with a ViewSonic-customized interface to also allow consumers to wirelessly share photos and streaming media content from popular services such as YouTube and Netflix.

· V3D271 3D monitor: An ideal home entertainment monitor, the V3D271 is an active 3D display that provides stunning 1920 by 1080 Full HD resolution for home and technology enthusiasts. The 27" display comes with NVIDIA® glasses and dual 2-watt stereo speakers with SRS Premium Sound® to provide users with both a high-sensory audio and visual experience. The expansive screen gives users even more display space for high-impact 3D multimedia and gaming.

Product availability of the TD2220, TDi2340 and V3D271 is expected to be Q2, 2012.