Multiscan CPD-G500 21" Monitor - Page 4
a big monitor, it must be very hot right?
By all accounts,
the monitor should be hot enough to feel like an oven. We
all know that heat is bad, especially so for monitors because
the CRT will then be running in a very high temperature
environment. Sony managed to tackle this problem by encasing
the CRT in a gigantic metal cage.
Notice the metal cage
beneath the plastic casing?
Metal cage helps to dissipate
all the heat from the CRT into the surrounding air
I hated the new
DisplayMouse Control™ interface initially. It was difficult
to navigate and access monitor settings. The button is situated
beneath the monitor and it basically allows you to press
up/down/left/right to select menu screens. To confirm your
choice, just depress the button. Sounds simple, right? But
the awkward positioning of the button always led to me pushing
the button UP. It actually took me a few days of practice
before I could accurately navigate the menu options.
Nice to look, hard to press
Nice interface awaits
you after pressing the menu button
the DisplayMouse Control™ had a pretty steep learning curve
for me (probably due to my large paws), I got familiar with
its feel after a few days. I must say the OSD menu is clear
and intuitive with an icon that clearly explains each particular
One of the settings to
fine-tune the monitor
Yup, 9 languages
supported by the monitor! Hmm, is it Y2K compliant?