27/29 Inch Makvision CRT SVGA Arcade Monitor

MASSIVE FLAT SCREEN 29 INCH. SVGA ARCADE MONITOR

This acclaimed SVGA Resolution CRT arcade monitor features an outstanding tube to add real arcade action to any arcade or industrial application. Versatile enough to run your favorite classic arcade video games, replace existing displays or be recognized by any computer as a standard monitor.

29 Inch. CRT Arcade Monitor

Your favorite arcade video games will come to life with a sizzling resolution higher than any other large CRTs. Why settle for anything less than the real monitor used in the top-selling Arcade Machines. (Big Buck Hunter™ and Golden Tee™ by Incredible Technologies). This is one of the highest resolution arcade monitors available, making it a perfect fit for MAME™ & Computer use.

Please Note: Includes Power Cable ($15 Value) + 1 Year Warranty. CRT inventory world-wide is drying up, these will become more difficult to obtain and prices are increasing.

Type: Arcade Parts

 

29" Flat-Screen Arcade Monitor:

What's Included

  • Arcade Monitor
  • Power Cable (Ships Separately From Monitor)
  • Use Your Own VGA Cable

Example applications: Ideal replacement for a machine which supports the resolutions of 640x480 or 800x600

Should I Buy SVGA or TRI-MODE Monitor?

Since we are carrying the 29” CRT arcade monitors in both the SVGA 800x600 model and Tri-Mode CGA/EGA/VGA model, we receive many questions regarding compatibility. Both monitors will provide an authentic and realistic arcade look for your classic games.

Will It Fit?

The specs/mounting dimensions are listed on bottom of each page---so get out a measuring tape and verify if the width/height will support your installation. We don't have the ability to verify the specs of all arcade machines and applications

SVGA VS TRI-MODE

Use the information below to determine which is right for your application:

SVGA 800x600: For Computer/MAME use we suggest the SVGA model. It will work just like a standard monitor, with a standard VGA connection capable of either 640x480x60hz or 800x600x60hz resolution. This monitor is #1 for MAME and Arcade Cabinet projects using a computer.

Tri-Mode CGA/EGA/VGA : The Tri-Mode monitor is ideally suited for a replacement for an existing arcade machine and JAMMA based setups. While this Tri-Mode can support lower resolutions/refresh rates, it uses an Analog Video Input. So if your game displays in one of the alternative 3 modes, you need to physically and manually change the mode on the monitor itself. This Tri-Mode monitor is for an arcade machine which will be set to one of the three modes PERMANENTLY. This makes it an unlikely option for a standard computer/MAME user. To use this monitor with a PC you would need a special Arcade VGA video card (and we don’t sell these).


Common Questions

WHY IS A CRT SO MUCH MORE EXPENSIVE THAN STANDARD LCD OR COMPUTER MONITOR?

A: We This CRT is a real, authentic arcade monitor. That means it is capable of displaying arcade games in their original, arcade authentic form: scan lines, resolution, etc. Although LCD or computer monitor has higher resolution, they are not capable of displaying classic arcade games in their native form, thereby decreasing authenticity. Scanlines are "faked" with an LCD, but come natural on a CRT.

IS THIS BETTER THAN AN LCD?

A: This monitor should be purchased if you want an authentic arcade experience. Although an LCD is much cheaper and has "better" resolution graphics, an LCD was not designed for old-school arcade games in mind. This monitor was made exclusively for use in arcade games. While an LCD is a much better-priced option, you should purchase this display if authenticity is the most important thing for you.

HOW IS YOUR PRICING SO COMPETITIVE?

A: We will be using this same monitor in the X-Arcade Machine, and our volume provides a very competitive price. If you can find this monitor SHIPPED to you for less, let us know and we will guarantee to beat the price. Email news at xgaming.com

WHAT IS A MONITOR BEZEL?

A: A bezel is the decorative black plastic material which covers the areas outside of the monitor glass to give a clean appearance to any cabinet. This bezel can be purchased and used with any 25-29"" flat screen monitor. If you are replacing the monitor "only" and you already had a flat-screen monitor/bezel, you won't need to include the bezel. If this is a new project, or you are switching from standard to flat screen, you will need the bezel.

WHAT MACHINES CAN THIS BE USED TO REPLACED?

A: You can use this to replace any 25-29" commercial arcade machine which supports 38Khz refresh. This is a great option for a MAME Arcade Machine Cabinet due to one of the top resolutions of any arcade monitor. Please note you will need to purchase the flat-screen bezel for enclosing the monitor.

SHOULD I USE THIS DISPLAY FOR THE MAME MACHINE I'M BUILDING?

A: If your intent is to play classic arcade games, this is the best option available. Wells Gardner has discontinued their CRT and this was 2nd-best selling CRT available.

SHOULD I GET A TRI-MODE OR THIS SVGA?

We receive many questions regarding which monitor would be best for a MAME/Computer installation. While a Tri-Mode can support lower resolutions/refresh rates, it uses a Analog Video Input, so you need to physically and manually change the mode on the monitor itself. This makes it an unlikely option for a standard MAME or using with your computer user. This Tri-Mode monitor is ideally suited for replacement of an arcade machine which will be set to one of the Three Modes PERMANENTLY. We do not currently carry any Tri-Mode.

DO I NEED ANY SPECIAL TRANSFORMER OR ADAPTER TO POWER IT?

A: Includes a VGA Switching Cable for Arcade Machine use and standard power cable for Computer/Game Console use.

DO I NEED ANY SPECIAL ADAPTER FOR MY COMPUTER?

A: No. The display plugs directly into your computer's video card. Note: The connection is VGA, not DVI.

DO I NEED TO USE SCANLINES WITH WEIYA M2929?

A: No. The display has natural scanlines; no software scanlines are necessary, providing authentic and realistic visuals.

DO I HAVE TO DO ANYTHING EXTRA TO RUN WINDOWS™ OR OSX™ ON THE M2929?

A: No. The M2929 can run any os just like a standard computer monitor.

CAN THE M2929 DISPLAY 32BIT COLOR?

A: Yes. The M2929 can handle 256-32bit color.

CAN I PLAY GAMES OR WATCH DVD MOVIES ON MY M2929?

A: Of course, this is merely an industrial grade computer monitor.

WHAT IS THE WARRANTY AND HOW DOES IT WORK?

A: If your monitor breaks within 12 months, we either ship replacement parts or a replacement. International customers are responsible for all shipping charges both ways.

WHAT ARE SHIPPING CHARGES?

A: Add the item to cart to see shipping price.

CAN I COME PICK THIS ITEM UP TO AVOID SHIPPING CHARGE?

A: No, sorry!

Specs For 27" Makvision/Weiya Arcade Monitor 800x600

  • 480i 800x600 or 640x480
  • Flat CPT : Anti -Electrostatic Coating
  • Use Wide-Band Video Preamplifier System.
  • On-Screen Display Adjust
  • Dimensions: See Pic Below

ITEM

2929 SERIES

MONITOR MODEL

M2929

CRT SIZE

29” FLAT

DOT PITCH

0.73mm

VIDEO INPUT

0.7VPP ANALOG 75Ω , POSITIVE

SYNC INPUT

TTL LEVEL POSITIVE / NEGATIVE,SEPARATE

H-FREQUENCY

30-40KHZ

V-FREQUENCY

47-90HZ

RESOLUTION

800x600

BANDWIDTH

90MHZ

IMAGE ADJUSTMENTS

OSD

OSD CONTROL

CONTRAST,BRIGHTNESS,H-POSITION,H-SIZE,V-POSITION,V-SIZE,

ROTATION,PINCUSHION,TRAPEZOID,PARALLEL,BOW,MOIRE, LANGUAGE,DEGAUSS,COLOR TEMP.,RGB ADJ.,RECALL

POWER SUPPLY

90-240VAC,50/60HZ ( 90-125VAC For S-MARK / Japan Only )

POWER CONSUMPTION

167W

SIGNAL CONNECTOR

15PIN D-SUB FEMALE CONNECTOR

SIGNAL CABLE

15PIN D-SUB MALE TO MALE

SAFETY / EMI

UL , CE , FCC , S-MARK

SUITABLE FRAME TYPE

TYPE 2

FRAME TYPE

TYPE 2

PACKING DIMENSION

645X580X715

Ideal replacement for 25", 27" or 29" commercial-grade Arcade Machine

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