Viewsonic’s VA2703 27-inch Widescreen LCD Monitor is currently being offered for just $254.97 shipped, originally priced at $398. This display “has a 15,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio, DVI and VGA inputs, 3ms response time, and a VESA mountable glossy finish design.” Product page. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

The VA2703 features an automatic aspect ratio adjustment, which senses the input single and will not stretch a 4:3 signal but instead, it will position the image in the middle of the screen with side bars.

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ViewSonic’s proprietary Eco-mode function comes standard with the VA2703. When you don’t need all of the powerful features the VA2703 has to offer, you have the option to reduce the monitor’s brightness, save energy, save the planet and prolong the lamp life. You can select one of the “Optimize” or “Conserve” options and save up to 35% energy. Especially under low ambient light conditions, adjusting the brightness will improve visibility by reducing eye fatigue. Reducing brightness will also prolong the monitor’s lamp life, improving your return on investment.