Sunlight Viewable Monitor employs thermal management feature.

Press Release Summary:

With electronic components isolated in separate compartment for protection from corrosive water, humidity, and sea air, Alpha Sunlight Display's LED-backlighting offers brightness level of 1,200-0.5 nits. Unit comes in 15 and 17 in. sizes, while on-screen display and user interface help improve setup and operation with third-party marine electronics products. Utilizing SeaEye technology, monitor is suited for use in boats, yachts and ships.

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AmbientNAV Ships 15- and 17-Inch Alpha Sunlight Displays

Leading Manufacturer of Marine and Military Class Monitors Ships Direct Sunlight Viewable Displays
with Adaptive User Interface

Lynnwood, Wash. - AmbientNAV, a leading manufacturer of high quality marine and military-grade monitors and computer systems, announced today that its 15- and 17-inch Alpha sunlight viewable monitors are now available at marine retailers, boat yards and marine retrofitters throughout the United States and Canada. With the new AmbientNAV Alpha sunlight viewable models, boaters now have the assurance that they have the best performing monitor under all lighting and operating conditions, including direct sunlight, high-heat and humidity.

Offering boaters superior visual and operational performance in a compact, visually appealing design, AmbientNAV's new Alpha monitors are the epitome of form and function. Incorporating advanced thermal management techniques, the electronic components of Alpha monitors are isolated in a separate compartment, protecting them from corrosive water, humidity and sea air. Alpha's LED-backlighting operates between a maximum brightness level of over 1200 nits to as low as 0.5 nits allowing boaters to smoothly transition illumination from full to dim brightness instantly. With a service life more than twice as long as competing solutions, the monitor's backlight function offers users longer high-bright life at lower internal temperature levels. Alpha's On-Screen Display (OSD) and user interface improves setup and operation with third-party marine electronics products.

All Alpha monitors integrate AmbientNAV's exclusive SeaEye technology combining cutting-edge electro-optics with sound engineering design practices to deliver unparalleled performance and reliability to the boating community. SeaEye's innovative design principles provide the monitor with bright, clear and easy-to-view imagery, which is vital to the safe and low stress operation of boats, yachts and ships.

Pricing and Availability:

The AmbientNAV 15- and 17-inch Alpha sunlight viewable monitors have a suggested retail price of $5395 and $8495, respectively. For more information on the new AmbientNAV 15- and 17-inch Alpha sunlight viewable monitors, reseller locations, SeaEye Technology, AmbientNAV and/or its complete line of high-performance marine products, please contact 425-248-2096 or visit

About AmbientNAV:

AmbientNAV, based in Lynnwood, Washington, is a manufacturer of high-quality LCD monitors, computers and peripheral equipment designed specifically for the marine market. All AmbientNAV monitor products share a core design philosophy known as SeaEye Technology. SeaEye is a unique concept and is based upon the use of advanced engineering design principles and a unique mix of passive brightness enhancements and custom backlighting circuitry. The net result is a superior product in terms of both performance and life expectancy. The AmbientNAV product line has been developed and tailored to address the needs of the ever growing and technically sophisticated yachting industry. AmbientNAV's combination of top-shelf customer service along with its highly innovative product engineering is designed to maximize overall customer satisfaction and greatly enhance the boating experience.

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