Dell Professional P170S 43 cm (17") LCD Flat Panel Monitor

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Energy-conscious 17" monitor with viewing comfort and connectivity

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Get low typical power consumption* and high environmental standards in this 17" monitor for everyday professional use. Key features include:

  • Superb Viewing Area: 17" viewable image size (VIS) and 1280 x 1024 maximum resolution, plus full-screen support for lower resolutions.
  • Adjustable for Ergonomic Comfort: Tilt, swivel, raise or lower the P170S to fit virtually any viewing situation, including landscape or portrait formats (dependent upon graphics-card support).
  • High Environmental Standards: Compliance with ENERGY STAR® 5.0 and EPEAT Gold standards; reduced-halogen construction; and 26 percent less typical power use than the previous model*.

The Dell P170S Professional panel monitor






At a Glance

1280 x 1024 Maximum Resolution:
See more of your work on the P170S monitor’s 43 cm (17") screen and get full-screen support for lower resolutions.
800:1 Contrast Ratio (Typical):
Get dark blacks, sharp images, crisp text and excellent color saturation.
Office-ready Design:
Easily integrate the P170S into an existing office setup, thanks to a sleek black chassis that matches many Dell™ business systems, including OptiPlex™ and Vostro™ desktops. (Monitor is also compatible with non-Dell systems.)
Dell P170S flat panel monitor- At A Glance
Response Time

5-Millisecond Response Time (Typical):

Experience fast, fluid multimedia playback with less ghosting and streaking.
Versatile Connectivity

Versatile Connectivity:

Connect to your PC with the included analog (VGA) cable, or enjoy heightened digital image/video clarity with a DVI (HDCP) cable (sold separately).
Comfort and Convenience

Comfort and Convenience

With its comfort friendly height, swivel, tilt and pivot adjustments, the Dell Professional 43 cm (17") Monitor P170S easily adapts to fit virtually any workspace. Additionally, the 4 conveniently located hi-speed USB 2.0 ports on the P170S offer easy, flexible connections for mice, keyboards, memory sticks, external hard drives and other USB 2.0-equipped peripherals.
Connectivity Options

Multiple Connectivity Options

The Dell Professional 43 cm (17") Monitor P170S features a Video Graphics Array (VGA) port and an included VGA cable for analog video reproduction, as well as a Digital Visual Interface (DVI) port that enables playback of content encoded with High-bandwidth Digital-Content Protection (HDCP). (DVI/HDCP cable sold separately.)
Premium Panel Guarantee

Premium Panel Guarantee

All Dell Professional series monitors include a 3-year Premium Panel Guarantee as part of their standard limited hardware warranty* coverage. Even if just one bright pixel is found on your Dell Professional 43 cm (17") Monitor P170S during the limited hardware warranty* period, Dell will replace the monitor.
Dell P170S flat panel monitor- Designed to Save Energy
Designed to Save Energy
Designed to Save Energy*: As an ENERGY STAR® -compliant partner, Dell has designed the P170S to comply with stringent ENERGY STAR 5.0 standards for energy efficiency. Thanks to a more efficient backlight design featuring two CCFLs (cold cathode fluorescent lamps), the P170S also uses 26 percent less typical power than the previous model*.
High Environmental Standards
High Environmental Standards: The Dell Professional 43 cm (17") Monitor P170S qualifies for an EPEAT® Gold rating. Gold is the highest standard in the Electronic Product Environment Assessment Tool (EPEAT), a set of performance criteria for evaluating electronic products environmental attributes in both public and private sectors.
Environmentally Responsible Design
Environmentally Responsible Design: As part of Dell’s ongoing efforts to use environmentally preferable materials in our products, the Dell Professional 43 cm (17") Monitor P170S features halogen-free laminates in its circuit boards (per JPCA ES-01-1999), as well as halogen-free plastics in its chassis. Additionally, the P170S monitor’s exterior chassis contains over 25 percent postconsumer recycled plastics to help lower environmental impact.
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