FREMONT, Calif., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Envision Peripherals Inc. (EPI), home to the AOC and Envision branded displays, has joined forces with North America's largest independent electronics retailer, Best Buy Co., to bring today's business and consumer shoppers even more versatile and value-priced options for the home and office. EPI today introduced the widescreen 22-inch Envision G218a1 LCD display, part of the Professional Series, as the latest addition to its Best Buy-exclusive line of state-of-the-art multi-purpose monitors. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070731/CLTU126 ) The Envision 22-inch G218a1 is Windows Vista Premium certified, allowing for easier navigation between multiple programs and maximizing screen space for Windows Vista Premium's Sidebar feature. The widescreen is both PC and Mac compatible and comes with a variety of connectivity options, including Analog VGA, Dsub and DVI-D w/ HDCP inputs. Designed to accommodate a variety of multimedia functions, including viewing HD-DVDs and Blu-ray DVDs through its DVI-HDCP input, the Envision G218a1 boasts a 700:1 contrast ratio and 1680x1050 screen resolution. Featuring an ultra-fast 5ms response time that prevents ghosting and blurring and allows for an enhanced viewing experience, the new widescreen unit is ideal for movies, gaming, video conferencing and more. Additionally, the Envision G218a1 delivers HD 720p/1080i compatibility allowing it to work with Cable, Satellite and other Set Top Boxes equipped with DVI-HDCP. It also comes with built-in stereo speakers. "Perfect for budget-conscious consumers, the Envision G218a1 display is an all-in-one solution for enhancing productivity, multimedia and entertainment in any home or office setting," said Michael Lien, GM, North America Brand Sales. The slim Envision G218a1 display is housed in a stylish matte black cabinet that fits easily on a desk or can be mounted on a wall, providing a variety of options for customizing dorm rooms, homes or offices. The display comes with a comprehensive factory warranty and meets the strictest safety and environmental standards, including EPA ENERGY STAR(R) and ROHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive.) With a suggested retail price of $279.99, the Envision G218a1 is the latest addition to the line of displays available exclusively at Best Buy stores, which also includes the Envision 17-inch H1781, Envision 19-inch H1981 and widescreen G918w1. About EPI Envision Peripheral's branded displays, AOC and Envision, are produced by the world's largest display manufacturer, Hong Kong-based TPV, which ranked #16 in the 2006 Business Week global "Information Technology 100." The affordably priced brands lead the high quality, price performance display market and are consistently praised for advanced performance, higher resolutions, surprisingly low prices, plug-and-play simplicity, built-in features, user controls and comprehensive factory warranty. EPI displays are ideally suited for corporate, small office and home use. Envision Peripherals Inc. is located in Fremont, Calif. To learn more, visit http://www.envisiondisplay.com/main.asp.
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