Discontinued
Model: pa242w-bk-sv
Replaced By PA243W-BK-SV
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Designed to provide the most accurate colors available for your professional photography, video editing and prepress operations, The 24" PA242W features a cutting edge GB-R LED-backlight, an AH-IPS LCD panel and a 14-bit 3D LUT for accurate hardware calibration. Offering an precise 100% coverage of sRGB color gamut and 99.3% of Adobe RGB, the PA242W with Spectraview II color calibration solution delivers a simple, fast and reliable calibration and consistent, stable image performance. The PA242W can be connected with 10-bit DisplayPort or HDMI as well as DVI-D or VGA as well as the and built-in 2 up / 3 down USB hub with DisplaySync Pro. In addition, Picture in Picture and Picture by Picture modes offer multiple ways to view information from one or two inputs.

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  • SpectraViewII Color Calibration Solution, which includes software and colorimeter, helps the display achieve accurate, consistent and repeatable color performance
  • AH-IPS LCD panel with 100% coverage of sRGB and 99.3% coverage of Adobe RGB color space
  • Superior screen performance (1000:1 contrast ratio, 1920 x 1200 native resolution, 340 cd/m² brightness)
  • Supports internal programmable 14-bit 3D lookup tables (LUTs) for calibration
  • 3-port USB hub with DisplaySync ProTM controls two computers with only one keyboard and mouse
  • 5 programmable Picture Mode profiles for quick access to multiple color spaces
  • Picture in Picture and Picture by Picturemodes increase productivity by displaying two sources simultaneously
  • MultiProfiler provides complete control over picture modes and enables quick print emulation
  • DisplayPort cable compatibility notice



Legal Disclaimer To California Residents
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Styrene and Formaldehyde (gas), which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, and Lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.p65warnings.ca.gov


Display

Panel Technology AH-IPS Viewable Image Size 24.1 "
Aspect Ratio 16:10 Native Resolution 1920x1200
Pixel Pitch 0.27 mm Pixels Per Inch 93 @ native resolution
Backlight Type GB-R LED Brightness (typical) 340 cd/m2
Contrast Ratio (typical) 1000:1 Viewing Angle (typical) 178° Vert., 178° Hor. (89U/89D/89L/89R) @ CR>10
Response Time (typical) 8 ms Displayable Colors 1.07 billion out of 4.3 trillion (10 bit DisplayPort or HDMI) / 16.7 million out of 1.05 billion (8-bit)
Lookup Table 14-bit (3D) Color Gamut
Adobe RGB Coverage/Size:
99.3% / 108.6%
NTSC Coverage/Size:
100.0% / 146.4%
sRGB Coverage/Size:
100.0% / 146.4%

Synchronization Range

Horizontal (Analog/Digital) 31.5 - 93.8 KHz & 118.4 KHz / 31.5 - 91.1 KHz & 118.4 KHz Vertical 50 - 85 Hz

Signal Compatibility/Connectivity

DisplayPort, DVI-D, HDMI, VGA, USB hub (2 up/ 3 down) with DisplaySync Pro Input Terminals
Connectors:
DisplayPort, DVI-D, HDMI, VGA, USB hub (2 up/ 3 down) with DisplaySync Pro

Power Consumption (typical)

On 56W Power Savings Mode 0.2 W

Physical Specifications

Dimensions (WxHxD)
With stand:
21.9 x 14.9-20.8 x 9 in. / 556.3 x 378.5-528.3 x 228.6mm
Without stand:
21.9 x 14.3 x 3.3 in. / 556.3 x 363.2 x 83.8 mm
Weight
Net Weight (with stand):
23.4 lbs. / 10.6 kg
Net Weight (without stand):
16.3 lbs. / 7.4 kg.
VESA Hole Configuration 100 x 100mm  

Environmental Conditions

Operating Temperature 41-95°F / 5-35°C Operating Humidity 20-80%
Operating Altitude 6562 ft. / 2000m Storage Temperature 14-140°F / -10-60°C
Storage Humidity 10-85% Storage Altitude 40,000 ft. / 12,192m

Limited Warranty (parts & labor)

4 years with 48 hour advanced exchange  

Additional Features

  • 5 customizeable picture modes
  • MultiProfiler
  • USB hub with DisplaySync Pro KVM function
  • 14-bit 3D LUT
  • Swivel
  • Tilt / Swivel /Pivot
  • Height-adjustable stand
  • Quick release stand
  • Rapid Response
  • XtraView+
  • OSD user controls
  • NaViSet software
  • Cable management
  • Touch-integratable
  • VESA mount
  • HDCP
  • DDC/CI
  • No Touch Auto Adjust
  • 14-bit 3D LUT
  • Black Level adjustment
  • AmbiBright
  • CableComp
  • GammaComp MD QA software
  • SpectraView software-ready
 

Accessories

Optional
  • Multimedia soundbar - black (SOUNDBARPRO)
  • Hood (HDPA212426)
 

DisplaySync Pro
DisplaySync Pro is a type of KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) switch. It allows multiple computers to be connected to the monitor through USB and share the attached USB devices, such as a keyboard and mouse, saving desktop space and increasing productivity.

MultiSync P/PA Series Picture in Picture
Displays a either second video source or the same video source in an adjustable sub-window over the main video source. The Picture in Picture window can display the video source in the same or an alternate color space.p>
MultiSync P/PA Series Picture by Picture
Displays a either second video source or the same video source in an window beside the main video source. The Picture by Picture window can display the video source in the same or an alternate color space.
Auto Image Rotation
Automatic rotation of the displayed image based on the orientation of the monitor head


Reviews

Select areas of NEC Pa242W monitor review updated by anandTech
“Displays like the NEC Pa242W are expensive, but they also push the boundaries for what a display can do…For now if you want the most accurate, most uniform display that you can buy, you want the NEC Pa242W.” –Chris Heinonen

Press

NEC DISPLAY OFFERS NEW 24-INCH COLOR ACCURATE MULTISYNC PA SERIES DISPLAY WITH GB-R LED BACKLIGHT
Graphics Professionals Benefit from Wider Color Gamut and More Color Control than Conventional White LED Backlight

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Advanced Exchange Over Night (Next Business Day) Extended Warranty 4 Years
Onsite Over Night (Next Business Day) Extended Warranty 4 Years
Onsite Over Night (Next Business Day) Extended Warranty 5 Years
Extended Warranty 5 Years
Advanced Exchange Over Night (Next Business Day) Extended Warranty 5 Years

Cables/Adapters

Marble DCS1 USB-C Dock

Sensors

NEC Customized Wide Gamut Color Calibration Sensor

  • Power cord
  • DisplayPort cable
  • Mini DisplayPort cable
  • DVI-D cable
  • USB A to B cable
  • SpectraView software
  • NEC customer calibrator
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