Ubergizmo Selects VSD240 Smart Display as Most Innovative Gadget of CES 2013
Walnut, Calif. – January 9, 2013 – ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solution products, today announced at CES 2013 that its VSD240 smart display was chosen as winner of Ubergizmo’s “Best of CES” award.
“We are proud to see this new product category being recognized with such a prestigious award,” said Jeff Volpe, president of ViewSonic Americas. “The VSD240 makes it easy for people to embrace the post-PC transition and interact within a cloud-connected world in a brand new way, while still enjoying the robust feature set people expect of ViewSonic. Having a technology authority like Ubergizmo recognize the potential of connected displays with a Best of CES award is wonderful to see.”
The technology blog, Ubergizmo, awarded the VSD240 the “Best of CES” prize for being the most innovative gadget at this year’s show. The VSD240 is part of ViewSonic’s dual point optical touch smart display series designed to change the way people compute. The VSD240 pairs a 1920x1080 Full HD resolution monitor with a quad-core, nVIDIA® 1.7Ghz processer and Android™ 4.1 “Jelly Bean” OS with full Google® GMS certification, for a PC-less, brand new way to experience the web. With versatile connectivity options (Micro HDMI®, three USB ports, Micro SD card), plenty of network connections (RJ45 Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi®, and Bluetooth®) and a built in 1.3MP webcam, plus an integrated microphone and SRS® 3D Technology speakers, the VSD240 is the ultimate multimedia package. Now, users can enjoy tablet-like browsing, a touch-enabled Full HD display and a traditional PC computer all in one device.
The VSD240 is part of ViewSonic’s smart display lineup, which also includes the multi award-winning 22” VSD220. The 24” VSD240 will be available in North America in April for an ESP of $499. For further information about all of ViewSonic’s CES product announcements as well as hi-res images, visit ViewSonic.com/CES, or follow ViewSonic on the Company blog, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Founded in 1987, ViewSonic’s mission is to be the preferred global brand of visual solution products as we continue to focus on display-centric product offerings including LED monitors, projectors, digital signage displays, and cloud computing solutions. ViewSonic continues to pioneer in visual technology innovation to build a connected and ever-reaching digital future. ViewSonic® Corporation is headquartered in Walnut, California. For further information, please visit ViewSonic.com.
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