NEC announced that its MultiSync EA273WM has got the iF Product Design Award for 2012. The 27-inch widescreen monitor is intended for enterprise users and it is designed by Naoto Fukasawa, an internationally-known, award-winning industrial designer. It features Full HD 1920×1080 native resolution, 300cd/m2 brightness, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 5ms response time and WLED-backlit that significantly reduce power consumption. Though based on TN panel, the monitor still offer 178/178-degree wide viewing angle.
The NEC EA273WM comes with integrated speakers and a 4-port USB hub. It provides all common input connectors, D-sub, DVI-D, HDMI as well as DisplayPort. For flexibility and viewing comfort, the display also gets a fully adjustable quick-release stand with 130mm height adjustability and pivot, tilt and swivel capabilities. It has touch-sensitive on-screen display control and includes ControlSync feature that allows users to control up to six EA273WM units in a multi-monitor configuration.
The NEC MultiSync EA273WM is priced at $499.