Philips Brilliance
LCD monitor with
23" (58.4 cm) Full HD
Big ergonomic display enhances
With a large Full HD display and features like Ergo base, 0.1watt Soft off mode,
SmartImage and SmartControl, the energy efficient Philips 231S2 display enhances your
Sustainable Eco-friendly solution
• EPEAT Silver ensures lower impact on environment
• Energy Star for energy efficiency and low power consumption
• SmartPower: Up to 50% power saving
• 0.1 watt Soft-Off mode
Ergonomic design
• 70mm height adjustment for ideal sitting position
• Tilt and swivel adjustment for an ideal viewing angle
Outstanding display performance
• SmartImage: Optimized user-friendly display experience
• SmartContrast: For incredible rich black details
Great convenience
• Modern Touch controls
• Dual input accepts both analog VGA and digital DVI signals
• Easy display performance tuning with SmartControl Premium
LCD monitor with SmartImage
S-line 23" (58.4 cm) Full HD
SmartImage is an exclusive leading edge Philips
technology that analyzes the content displayed
on your screen and gives you optimized display
performance. This user friendly interface
allows you to select various modes like Office,
Image, Entertainment, Economy etc., to fit the
application in use. Based on the selection,
SmartImage dynamically optimizes the
contrast, color saturation and sharpness of
images and videos for ultimate display
performance. The Economy mode option
offers you major power savings. All in real time
with the press of a single button!
SmartPower is an artificial intelligent
technology which dynamically analyzes the
content of the screen image to achieve power
saving. The backlight intensity can be
controlled automatically and pre-set by the
system to reduce the power consumption by
up to 50%, which saves substantially on energy
Dual input
Dual input provides connectors to
accommodate input of both analog VGA and
digital DVI signals.
EPEAT Silver
Philips EPEAT Silver certified monitors ensure
protection for human health and environment,
and are highly energy efficient ensuring low
emissions of climate changing green house
gases. EPEAT program helps purchasers
evaluate, compare and select Monitors based
on 51 environmental criteria supported by US
EPA. EPEAT Silver is valid only where Philips
registers the product. Please visit for registration status in your
Energy Star 5.0
Energy Star is a US EPA sponsored energy
efficiency program also adopted by many other
countries. Energy Star certification ensures
that you are buying a product which meets the
latest power efficiency standards which
operates with maximum power efficiency at all
operational levels. New Philips monitors are
certified for Energy Star 5.0 specifications and
meet or exceed the standard. For example, in
sleep mode Energy Star 5.0 requires less than
1watt power consumption, whereas Philips
monitors consume less than 0.5watts. Further
details can be obtained from
Screen tilt and swivel
Screen tilt and swivel is a mechanism built into
the base permits the monitor to swivel and tilt
backward or forward.
70mm height adjustment
The Compact Ergo Base is a 'people friendly'
Philips monitor base that tilts, swivels and is
height adjustable so each user can position the
monitor for maximum viewing comfort and
Touch controls
Touch controls are intelligent, touch sensitive
icons that replace protruding buttons that lets
the user adjust the monitor to their
requirement. Responding to your lightest
touch,Touch control gives the monitor a
modern feel
SmartContrast is a Philips technology that
analyzes the contents you are displaying,
automatically adjusting colors and controlling
backlight intensity to dynamically enhance
contrast for the best digital images and videos
or when playing games where dark hues are
displayed. When Economy mode is selected,
contrast is adjusted and backlighting fine-tuned
for just-right display of everyday office
applications and lower power consumption.
LCD monitor with SmartImage
S-line 23" (58.4 cm) Full HD
LCD panel type: TFT-LCD
Panel Size: 23 inch / 58.4 cm
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Optimum resolution: 1920 x 1080 @ 60Hz
Response time (typical): 5 ms
Brightness: 300 cd/m²
Contrast ratio (typical): 1000:1
SmartContrast: 500000:1
Pixel pitch: 0.265 x 0.265 mm
Viewing angle: 176º (H) / 170º (V), @ C/R > 5
Picture enhancement: SmartImage
Display colors: 16.7 M
Scanning Frequency: 30 -83 kHz (H) / 56 -75 Hz (V)
• Signal Input: VGA (Analog ), DVI-D (digital, HDCP)
• Sync Input: Separate Sync, Sync on Green
• User convenience: SmartImage, Brightness, Power
On/Off, SmartPower, Menu
• OSD Languages: English, French, German, Italian,
Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish
• Other convenience: VESA mount (100x100mm),
Kensington lock
• Plug & Play Compatibility: DDC/CI, Mac OS X,
Windows 7/Vista/XP, sRGB
• Height adjustment: Up to 70 mm
• Swivel: -65 / 65 degree
• Tilt: -5 / 20 degree
• Standby mode: 0.1 W
• Off mode: 0.1 W
• Power LED indicator: Operation - White, Standby
mode- White (blinking)
• Power supply: Built-in, 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz
• Product with stand (mm): 566 x 499 x 249 mm
• Product without stand (mm): 566 x 360 x 50 mm
• Packaging in mm (WxHxD): 615 x 478 x 171 mm
• Product with stand (kg): 4.57 kg
• Product without stand (kg): 4.19 kg
• Product with packaging (kg): 6.40 kg
Operating conditions
Temperature range (operation): 0 to 40 °C
Temperature range (storage): -20 to 60 °C
Relative humidity: 20%-80 %
MTBF: 50,000 hour(s)
• Environmental and energy: RoHS, EPEAT Silver,
EnergyStar 5.0
• Recyclable packaging material: 100 %
Compliance and standards
• Regulatory Approvals: BSMI, GOST, CE Mark,
FCC, Class B, CCC, SEMKO, TCO 5.0, TUV/GS,
TUV Ergo, UL/cUL
• Color: Silver/Black
• Finish: Texture
• On mode: 28.62 W (EnergyStar 5.0 test method)
Issue date 2014-02-13
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All Rights reserved.
Version: 2.1.2
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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or their respective owners.
12 NC: 8670 000 67411
EAN: 69 23410 70543 0