Editors Liked

  • Stylish design. Good text and HD image quality. Relatively affordable
  • Very modern, Vast array of inputs actually makes it pretty versatile for it's small size!, Excellent display quality and performance, It's TV side gives it plenty of inputs and a feature filled menu for customization and setup
  • The Samsung SyncMaster FX2490HD has an impressive number of connection options, built-in speakers, and a remote control, with great movie and game performance. It also has a couple of design flourishes that contribute to not only its aesthetic appeal

Editors Didn't Like

  • Lacks DVI port. Uneven backlighitng. Oversaturated colors
  • No VESA mounting capabilities
  • The Samsung SyncMaster FX2490HD requires color calibrating to get the picture quality to an acceptable level; its lack of DVI connection means you'll need to purchase an adapter or new cord to get it working with a modern PC