Press Release Summary:
Model E54 features 15 in. CRT with viewable image size of 13.9 in. and 0.28 dot pitch. Maximum horizontal frequency of 69 KHz provides flicker-free operation at recommended 800 x 600 pixels. Monitor features VESA Display Data Channel capability for plug-and-play operation. Compliant with Energy Star and NUTEK power consumption guidelines, unit includes OSD user controls and universal power supply. It is suited for word processing, e-mail, spreadsheets, and data entry.
Original Press Release:
The IBM E54 Color Monitor - Sharp Images at a Great Price
The E54 color monitor delivers great performance at an affordable price. This new monitor is suitable for small
to medium businesses.
o Word processing
o E-mail/data entry
o Business graphics
o Console machine for a network server
o Available in business black.
o A 15-inch (388 mm) CRT with a viewable image size of 13.9
inches (354 mm), incorporating a 0.28 dot pitch. A maximum
horizontal frequency of 69 KHz provides flicker-free operation at a recommended 800 x 600 pels at 85 Hz, with a maximum addressability of 1280 x 1024 pels at 60 Hz.
o Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) Display Data
Channel (DDC) capability for Plug and Play and asset tracking when the attaching system unit's hardware and software is
o Power consumption requirements of Swedish National Board for
Industrial and Technical Development (NUTEK). As an ENERGY STAR partner, IBM has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency.
o Timings for the VESA 85 Hz refresh rate display modes for
640 x 480, 800 x 600, and 1024 x 768 addressabilities. Appropriate graphics adapter hardware and software must be installed in the attaching system unit.
o Universal power supply providing worldwide operating capability.
o All models achieve a minimum of MPR-II compliance.
o Help reduce energy consumption
o Clear images with minimal reflection
The E54 operates with many IBM and compatible PC systems. Most VGA, SVGA, and XGA applications will run without modification.
Planned availability date
December 24, 2004
At a glance
Features of the IBM E54 monitor include:
o Recommended flicker-free operation of 800 x 600 at 85 Hz
o Compliance with Microsoft(TM) Windows(TM) 98, Windows 2000, Windows Millennium, and Windows NT(TM)
o Multifrequency operation with easy-to-use on-screen display
(OSD) user controls
o Compliance with ENERGY STAR and NUTEK power consumption guidelines
o VESA DDC Plug and Play for ease of setup
o MPR-II compliance and ISO Standard 9241, Part 3 capability
for front- of-screen ergonomics
o Universal voltage power supply