MultiSync® PA242W-SV2


Professional Reference 10-bit AH-IPS GB-R LED Display unites high reliability, uncompromising image quality and highly accurate colour reproduction. The PA242W allows 24/7 usage (with optional Warranty extension) and error-free, intensive viewing. The included SpectraView II application software works with the in-built SpectraView Engine performance and external sensor (optional) to deliver the best hardware calibration with life-like colours. With the Ambient Light Sensor and Carbon Footprint Meter, the Display also promotes professional green productivity and minimises the life-cycle environmental impact.

The ideal display for all mission critical applications, creative professionals, designers, photographers, CAD-CAM, video-editing, finance, precision engineering, medical imaging, broadcasting and industrial applications (e.g. NDT) and anyone who cares about their visual work.


Panel Technology AH-IPS GB-R LED Backlight
Screen Size [inch/cm] 24 / 61
Screen Aspect Ratio 16:10
Brightness (typ.) [cd/m²] 340
Contrast Ratio (typ.) 1000:1
Viewing Angle [°] 178 horizontal / 178 vertical (typ. at contrast ratio 10:1)
Response Time (typ.) [ms] 16 (8 white / black; 8 black / white); 8 (grey-to-grey)
Colours [Billion] 1.073 (10-bit per colour)
Colour Gamut Size / Coverage 108.6% / 99.3% Adobe RGB


Horizontal Frequency [kHz] 31.5 - 91.1 and 118.4 (digital); 31.5 - 93.8 and 118.4 (analog)
Vertical Frequency [Hz] 50 - 85


Optimum Resolution 1920 x 1200 at 60 Hz
Supported 1920 x 1080p; 1600 x 1200; 1280 x 1024; 1280 x 960; 1280 x 720p; 1200 x 1920; 1152 x 870; 1152 x 864; 1024 x 768; 832 x 624; 800 x 600; 720 x 576p; 720 x 480p; 720 x 400; 640 x 480; 640 x 480p


Digital 1 x DisplayPort; 1 x DVI-D; 1 x HDMI; USB ver. 2.0 (3 down / 2 up)
Analog 1 x D-sub 15 pin


Power Consumption on Mode [W] 28 (Eco Mode); 37 (typ.); 56 (max.)
Power Savings Mode [W] 2
Power Supply 0.84 A/0.38 A; 100-240 V; integrated power supply


Operating Temperature [°C] +5 to +35
Operating Humidity [%] 20 to 80


Height adjustable stand [mm] 150; 150 (Landscape mode)
Screen Tilt / Swivel [°] -5 to +30; -45 to +45
Screen Rotate [°] 0 to 90 (landscape to portrait mode)


Bezel Width [mm] 18.2; 18.2 (left and right); 18.2 (top and bottom)
Dimensions (W x H x D) [mm] 556.8 x 378 - 528 x 227.6 (Landscape mode); Without stand: 556.8 x 362.4 x 85
Weight [kg] 10.6; Without stand: 7.4
VESA Mounting [mm] 100 x 100 (4 points); 200 x 100 (5 points)


Special Characteristics Adjustable power LED (colour and brightness); Advanced NTAA; AmbiBright; Auto Black Level; Auto Brightness; Auto Contrast; AutoBright; CableComp with Sync Continuity Detection; ColorComp; DDC/CI compatible; Direct Brightness and Contrast; EcoModes; GammaComp (14-bit Look Up Table and 16-bit processing); GB-R LED Backlight; Integrated USB Hub (2 up; 3 down); NaViSet Administrator 2; Overdrive; Picture-in-Picture Mode; PiP/PbP; Programmable 3D LUT; Quick release Stand and Handle; Rapid Response Technology; RapidMotion; Self Diagnostics; TileComp; TileMatrix; TORO™ Design; Windows 8 compatible
Colour Versions Black Front Bezel, Black Back Cabinet; Silver Front Bezel, Light Grey Back Cabinet
Cable Management yes
Kensington security slot yes
Plug and Play EDID Standard; VESA DDC/CI; VESA DDC2B
Adjust Functions Advanced NTAA (Advanced Non-Touch-Auto-Adjustment); Advanced User Menu; Auto Adjust; Black Level; Brightness; Colour Temperature Control; Contrast; Expansion Mode; Fine Adjust (analog); Hotkeys; Intelligent Power Management; Language Select; Monitor Information; OmniColor™: sRGB and 6-axis-colour-control; On-Screen-Display (OSD) lock-out; PiP; Sharpness; USB
Shipping Content CD-ROM; Monitor; Power Cable; Setup Guide; SpectraView II Application Software
Signal Cable: 1 x DVI-D; Mini DisplayPort
Safety and Ergonomics C-tick; CCC; CE; ErP; FCC Class B; ISO 9241-307 (pixel failure class I); MPR II/ MPR III; PCBC/B-mark; PCT/Gost; PSB; RoHS; TCO 6.0; TÜV Ergonomics; TÜV GS; UL/C-UL or CSA
Warranty 3 years warranty incl. backlight


Energy Efficiency Annual energy consumption: 54 kWh (based on 4 operating hours per day); Carbon Footprint Meter / Carbon Savings Meter; Energy efficiency class: C
Ecological Materials Efficient mechanical design for minimised packaging; Minimal use of harmful material
Ecological Standards ErP compliant; TCO 6.0
Datasheet for MultiSync® PA242W-SV2