NEC will be launching the first 23â€ť screen with IPS technology in 16:9 format in autumn 2009. The MultiSync EA231WMi combines Full HD with low energy consumption. Another innovation for NEC desktop displays is the DisplayPort interface. <br /><br />With IPS technology the EA231WMi offers wider viewing angles and better picture quality than the cheap TN panels. NEC EA231WMi is also the first 23-inch 16:9 monitor to feature an IPS panel.<br /><br /><p align=center><a id="thumb" href="pictures/necea231wmi-1l.jpg" class="highslide" rel="highslide"><img class="imgresponsive" src=" pictures/necea231wmi-1.jpg" alt="NEC MultiSync EA231WMi" title="Click to enlarge" /></a><br><i>NEC MultiSync 231WMi</i></p><br />The MultiSync EA231WMi provides all the benefits of the EA series. These include integrated speakers, 110mm height adjustment and pivot as well as a USB hub. It also has an ambient light sensor for optimum screen brightness and energy usage at all times. <br /><br />The display features the latest Energy Star 5.0 and TCO 5.0 certification, with TCO 5.0 being one of the worldâ€™s highest standards for ergonomics and environmental friendliness. This makes the EA231WMi the perfect office monitor from an ecological, economic and ergonomic point of view says NEC.<br /><br /><b>Prices and availability</b><br />The NEC MultiSync EA231WMi will be available from October 2009 in black or silver/white.<br />Priced at a similar level as conventional 19â€ś or wide 22â€ś models it offers more display area to work with several applications at the same time and a quality IPS panel.