Model: pa243w-bk
$949.00 USD
Trusted color accuracy. The PA243W is a 24” IPS LCD monitor that raises the bar for color critical applications including photography and video editing. Offering an full 100% coverage of sRGB color gamut, 99.8% of Adobe RGB, 95.5% of DCI-P3 and 80.0% of Rec 2020, you can trust that the PA243W will deliver the colors that you need. Its always-on backlight sensor, internal 14-bit 3D programmable lookup tables (LUTs) provide stable white points and accurate color rendition for the life of the display. 10-bit DisplayPort and HDMI connectivity provides the highest color fidelity and built-in USB 3.1 hub with DisplaySync Pro™ makes it a fit for any configuration. In addition, Picture in Picture and Picture by Picture modes allow for real-time print emulation, simplifying your workflow.

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  • IPS LCD panel with wide viewing angles and excellent color reproduction and superior screen performance
  • Internal programmable 14-bit 3D lookup tables (LUTs) ensure accurate color rendition
  • 3-port USB 3.1 hub with DisplaySync ProTM controls two computers with only one keyboard and mouse
  • 5 programmable Picture Mode profiles for quick access to multiple color spaces
  • Picture in Picture and Picture by Picture modes increase productivity by displaying two sources simultaneously
  • MultiProfiler provides complete control over picture modes, enables real-time print emulation and can automate changing settings with keyboard shortcuts
  • Wide connectivity includes 10-bit DisplayPort and HDMI as well as VGA, and DVI-D inputs
  • DisplayPort cable compatibility notice


Panel Technology AH-IPS Viewable Image Size 24.1 "
Aspect Ratio 16:10 Native Resolution 1920x1200
Pixel Pitch 0.27 mm Pixels Per Inch 93 @ native resolution
Backlight Type Wide Gamut W-LED Brightness (typical) 350 cd/m2
Contrast Ratio (typical) 1000:1 Viewing Angle (typical) 178° Vert., 178° Hor. (89U/89D/89L/89R) @ CR>10
Displayable Colors 1.07 billion out of 4.3 trillion (10 bit DisplayPort or HDMI) / 16.7 million out of 1.05 billion (8-bit) Lookup Table 14-bit (3D)
Color Gamut
Adobe RGB Coverage/Size:
99.6% / 112.4%
NTSC Coverage/Size:
99.6% / 112.4%
sRGB Coverage/Size:
100.0% / 151.6%

Synchronization Range

Horizontal (Analog/Digital) 31.5 - 118.4 KHz / 31.5 - 118.4 KHz Vertical 50 - 85 Hz

Signal Compatibility/Connectivity

DisplayPort, DVI-D, HDMI, VGA, USB 3.1 hub (2 up/ 3 down) with DisplaySync Pro Input Terminals
DisplayPort, DVI-D, HDMI, VGA, USB 3.1 hub (2 up/ 3 down) with DisplaySync Pro

Power Consumption (typical)

On 35W Power Savings Mode 0.3 W

Physical Specifications

Dimensions (WxHxD)
With stand:
21.9 x 14.9-20.8 x 9.2 in. / 556.2 x 379.1-529.1 x 233.0 mm
Without stand:
21.9 x 14.2 x 2.3 in. / 556.2 x 361.8 x 58.6 mm
Net Weight (with stand):
17.6 lbs. / 8.0 kg
Net Weight (without stand):
11.5 lbs. / 5.2 kg.
VESA Hole Configuration 100 x 100mm  

Environmental Conditions

Operating Temperature 41-95°F / 5-35°C Operating Humidity 20-80%
Operating Altitude 16,404 ft. / 5000m Storage Temperature 14-140°F / -10-60°C
Storage Humidity 10-85% Storage Altitude 40,000 ft. / 12,192m

Environmental Compliance

RoHS Yes  

Limited Warranty (parts & labor)

4 years with 48 hour advanced exchange  

Additional Features

  • 5 customizeable picture modes
  • MultiProfiler
  • USB hub with DisplaySync Pro KVM function
  • 14-bit 3D LUT
  • Swivel
  • Tilt / Swivel /Pivot
  • Height-adjustable stand
  • Quick release stand
  • Rapid Response
  • XtraView+
  • OSD user controls
  • NaViSet Administartor 2.0 software compatible
  • Cable management
  • VESA mount
  • HDCP
  • DDC/CI
  • No Touch Auto Adjust
  • 14-bit 3D LUT
  • Black Level adjustment
  • AmbiBright
  • CableComp
  • SpectraView software-ready


  • SpectraViewII Professional Color Calibration Kit (SVII-PRO-KIT)
  • Color calibration sensor (MDSVSENSOR3)
  • SpectraView software (SVIISOFT)
  • 2nd generation display hood (HD2PA2427)
  • Mini DisplayPort to DisplayPort cable (PA-MDP-CABL)

Kensington Lock
Enables a security cable to be attached to the projector.


Designed for color-critical uses, the MultiSync® PA243W provides even greater performance


NEC PA243W has all the colors in the rainbow and then some
Zak Killian at the Tech Report hails the PA243W for filling the niche in high quality 16:10 monitors and praises the new model for its color capabilities.
A selection of video and photo monitors for 2018
NEC MultiSync PA243W ranks favorably against competition as a suggested video and photo editing monitor.
NEC's 24-inch PA243W designed for editing
NEC's PA243W display is detailed in regards to its use for editing and photography.
NEC PA243W 24" Wide-Gamut Professional Monitor Review: Out-of-the-Box Excellence
NEC Display's PA243W monitor is positively reviewed in detail.
NEC PA243W Professional Wide Gamut Desktop Monitor – Review
NEC Display's PA243W desktop monitor is positively reviewed and detailed.
Best Professional Monitors 2018: Photo and Video Editing, Graphic Design
NEC's PA243W and PA302W are featured for their color accuracy and many calibration options, in a roundup of 2018's best professional monitors for photo and video editing, and graphic design.

Warranty Length: 4 years with 48 hour advanced exchange

Limited Warranty


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  • Power cord
  • DisplayPort cable
  • Mini DisplayPort cable
  • USB 3.0 A to B cable
  • Individual factory calibration sheet

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