Amsterdam, 7 June 2019 – MMD, the leading display specialist and brand license partner for Philips monitors, announces the launch of the Philips 242B9T a 24” LCD monitor with SmoothTouch (23.8” / 60.5 cm. diag.). This feature-rich 16:9 touch monitor offers users the visual fireworks of Full HD and is equipped with robust technologies including IP54 dust and water protection as well as projective capacitive 10-point touch for smooth, intuitive touch response. Hassle-free connectivity, eye-protecting technologies, and a flexible articulating stand make this monitor the ideal choice for professionals working in such diverse sectors as retail, point of sale (POS), point of information (POI), hotels, shops, restaurants and education. The Philips 242B9T will be available at £269.

Philips 242B9T: feature-rich and a feast for the eyes

Anywhere flexibility
The Philips 242B9T touch monitor features a brilliant interactive SmoothTouch display designed to provide natural, intuitive interaction in any use scenario. Projected capacitive 10-point touch technology allows using 10 fingers simultaneously on the touch-display, which opens up new possibilities such as using multi-touch gestures with the appropriate software, while a stylus touch pen offers a further advantage when extra precision is needed. From touch-based applications to collaborative professional projects to exciting hands-on gameplay, this monitor effortlessly combines enjoyment and productivity. And because today’s users are more flexible than ever, the Philips 242B9T is equipped with an anti-glare screen coating, a flexible articulating Z-shaped SmartStand, and advanced IP54 protection against water and dust, making it sturdy enough to use anywhere while ensuring that users always enjoy optimal viewing comfort.

A feast for the eyes
Featuring Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution, the Philips 242B9T delivers all the details, colours, and brilliance that today’s users want and expect. Further enhancing the quality of every viewing experience, SmartContrast technology automatically adjusts colours and backlight intensity to deliver rich darks and luminous lights, guaranteeing top-notch images and videos. And to ensure that users can fully enjoy the 24” screen, the Philips 242B9T is equipped with an array of features, such as Flicker-Free technology, LowBlue Mode, EasyRead Mode, and more.

Easy to use and easy to love
Every feature of the Philips 242B9T was designed to provide a consistently pleasant user experience. And when it comes to connectivity, this monitor delivers maximum convenience thanks to a wide variety of features that further facilitate users’ work and leisure activities. These include HDMI 1.4, DVI-D, VGA, and DisplayPort 1.2, as well as two productivity-boosting, fast-charging USB 3.1 ports.

The flexible, powerful, user-friendly Philips 242B9T touchscreen monitor is available with an RRP of £269.