Westinghouse Digital's HD-Grade(TM) 17-Inch Widescreen Monitor Ideal for Back to School; Mac- and PC-Friendly Monitor Priced to Fit Any Student Budget

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 31, 2005--Westinghouse Digital Electronics, a leading North American LCD TV and monitor provider, recommends its new HD-Grade(TM)(a) 17-inch widescreen LCD monitor as an essential back-to-school product for students of all ages.

Featuring a clean white chassis with silver trim, Westinghouse Digital's 17-inch HD-Grade LCD widescreen monitor delivers the color, clarity, resolution and response time that enable students to watch DVD movies or TV, play video games or surf the Internet, as well as work on school papers, projects and spreadsheets.

“With the Westinghouse Digital 17-inch widescreen monitor, students can simultaneously view multiple school documents or keep a term paper open while maintaining their Internet experience via IMing (Instant Messaging)”

"With the Westinghouse Digital 17-inch widescreen monitor, students can simultaneously view multiple school documents or keep a term paper open while maintaining their Internet experience via IMing (Instant Messaging)," said John Araki, director of product management for Westinghouse Digital. "Many video games are being produced in widescreen format, and this monitor is excellent for maximizing the gaming experience. Customers will find that this monitor is compact and lightweight for convenient travel, and leaves a small footprint on the desktop."

Offering one DVI input, 1280x768 WXGA resolution, 15:9 aspect ratio, 400-cd/m2 maximum brightness, 600:1 contrast ratio, response time of 15 milliseconds and a 170-degree viewing angle, the monitor is currently available for an estimated $229.

To locate a specific retailer, please visit www.westinghousedigital.com.

About Westinghouse Digital Electronics

In continuing the 100-year-old Westinghouse tradition of producing quality products, Westinghouse Digital Electronics is bringing the venerable American brand to consumers of all ages with new technology products, making it easier for mainstream consumers to experience the latest in digital entertainment. Through superior technology, dependability, performance and design, the company offers consumers LCD TVs and monitors that are reliable, easy to use and deliver the best value in digital entertainment devices. Westinghouse LCD TVs and monitors are available nationwide at more than 2,000 consumer electronics retail stores and other resellers. For additional information, or to purchase accessories such as Westinghouse Decor(TM) frames and mounts, please visit www.westinghousedigital.com.

For more information on the entire family of Westinghouse consumer products, please visit www.westinghousedigital.com.

(a) HD-Grade is a trademark of Westinghouse Digital Electronics.

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