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IBM T860 Monitor (9494HB0)

I just bought one IBM 9494 HBO monitor. It came with no manual, cables etc, nothing but the monitor itself, What kind of cable do I need? I was told by the seller I can use my old monitor cables to power it and view it. Is this true? I don't want to even try until I get a confirmation from one expert like you.

Some specs that I don't understand very well. Thank you kindly.

Model Number IBM T860 Monitor (9494HB0) Monitor Type 18.1" Flat Panel LCD Max resolution 1280 x 1024 Dot Pitch 0.28mm Dimensions Width 15.6" Ports DVI and VGA Ports Video Cord Included (VGA) Power Cord Included (doesn't need ac adapter) Condition Used. Very Good condition. Works Fine. Warranty Other Notes n/a

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Assuming that nothing is electronically wrong with the IBM 9494, it should work with the old monitor cable (VGA) as well as the old monitor power cord.

Kind regards.

Posted on Jan 11, 2008

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    Louie Role Jan 11, 2008

    Hi again,

    18.1" - viewable screen size;
    1280 x 1024 - maximum screen resolution that you can set in your display properties of your PC;
    0.28mm - dot pitch specs for sharpness. the lower the better/sharper;
    DVI and VGA Ports - can accept either. VGA - Analog 15 Pin Mini D Sub connector; DVI - newer digital visual interface connector;
    doesn't need ac adapter - some other versions uses an adaptor similar to laptypes charger. this version is straight plug to an outlet;
    Condition Used - chances are refurbished unit. this model has been discontinued sometime back
    Very Good condition. Works Fine. - should work OK but you need to check it for scratches, dead pixels, backlight evenness etc.
    Warranty Other Notes n/a - not applicable.



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