CRV43 – Curved Ultra Widescreen Display from NEC

NEC Display Solutions wide-screen product NEC CRV43 is of the size of 43 inch. NEC CRV43 Display is designed for applications such as professional graphics as it offers Unmatched viewing experience with seamless curved display.

NEC CRV43 curved display features:

* Seamless curved screen, which eliminates bezel and screen gap issues for increased productivity and decreased frustration (according to Center for Human-Computer Interaction – Shupp et al., presented at Graphics Interface 2006)
* 2880 x 900 double WXGA native resolution
* 200 cd/m² brightness
* 0.02ms Rapid Response
* 10,000:1 contrast ratio
* Wide color gamut with 100% coverage of sRGB and 99.3% coverage of Adobe RGB
* Single link DVI-D and HDMI 1.3 input connectors
* USB 2.0 connectivity for easy use of peripherals
* Front panel controls
* On Screen Display (OSD®) and software-based GUI, which enable advanced display control options

But the price is a little bit on the over side for an Indian customer. Its priced around $7999 equivalent to Three Lakh sixty Thousand in Indian rupees excluding import duty. If it includes import duty, and shipping, it can be upto 5 Lakh ruppes. As it is a first release, The price may look exorbitant, may come down in future. But NEC is offering a three-year parts and labor warranty, including the backlight. This may not be suitable for home usage or an video gamer but NEC is targeting high-end users in the simulation, digital imaging as well as the command and control industries, which require lightning-fast response times, a broad field of view, greater dynamic range, wide color gamut and employ multiple monitor set-ups.