14 Apr '11, 1pm

Work smarter by turning off your monitor to save energy and help it last longer.

Earning the ENERGY STAR means products meet strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Home electronics that have earned the ENERGY STAR deliver exceptional features, while using less energy. Saving energy helps you save money on utility bills and protect the environment by reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the fight against climate change. ENERGY STAR qualified displays (computer monitors, digital picture frames and professional signage) must meet stringent requirements in On, Sleep, and Off Modes. For small displays, the on mode power consumption limits are based on both viewable screen area and resolution. The on mode power consumption limits for large displays are based on viewable screen area alone. In general, larger, high resolution displays will have higher maximum on mode power consumption allowances than smaller, low res...

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