Viewsonic named ces innovations 2011 design and engineering award honoree


ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics and communications solutions, today announced that it has been named an international CES Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for its VX2739wm – the world’s first 27” Full HD monitor with a blazing fast 1ms response time. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge consumer electronics products across 35 product categories.

“ViewSonic has led the way for more than 20 years in developing display technologies that push the limits of possibility,” said Adam Hanin, vice president of marketing for ViewSonic Americas. “We are honored to receive such a prestigious award that recognizes the efforts we take to bring products that excel in product design, innovation and value to our customers. But the VX2739wm is just a sneak preview of the exciting technologies ViewSonic will display at CES this year.”

Ideal for gaming and entertainment, the VX2739wm packages a 1080p Full HD panel and crystal clear 100,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio into a sleek and sexy design. With its 1ms super fast response time and built-in speakers with SRS® Premium Sound™, the VX2739wm delivers truly immersive viewing. The VX2739wm offers the diverse connectivity options consumers demand including HDMI, DVI and VGA video connectivity and a 4-port USB hub. A multipurpose device, the VX2739wm is perfect as a monitor or game console on the desktop or wall with its VESA® compliant design, or as an entertainment display when hooked up to a DVD player or cable/satellite box. Teamed with an ECO mode feature for energy savings of up to 35%, the VX2739wm is not only powerful but can save consumers money by conserving energy.

The prestigious Innovations Design and Engineering Awards have been recognizing achievements in product design and engineering since 1976. It is sponsored by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, the producer of the International CES, the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow.

ViewSonic’s VX2739wm entertainment monitor will be displayed at the 2011 International CES show, which runs January 6-9, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Innovations Design and Engineering Showcase will feature honorees by product category in the Grand Lobby of the Las Vegas Convention Center and will also be featured at CES Unveiled: The Official Press Event of the International CES on Tuesday, January 4. The complete list of award criteria and honorees is available at

The VX2739wm and other innovative solutions will be on display at ViewSonic’s booth (South Hall #36437) during CES 2011. For press meetings with ViewSonic at the show, contact

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