If you love the idea of being able to watch TV anywhere you are then a portable LCD monitor is right for you. They’re not just designed for viewing television but many people who buy them enjoy the ability to do so with portability. Being small and light, they can easily go into your bag and be carried anywhere.

A portable LCD monitor can save you from long and boring commutes on the train or bus, providing entertainment to make time enjoyable, not to mention fly by. You have the option to flick through channels and watch regular TV broadcasts and catch up on the latest news or you can even attach a portable DVD player to view movies and popular TV shows.

If you’re relaxing at a coffee house or at the park on your lunch break and don’t fancy reading a book, you can plug in your headphones and enjoy a movie instead. It’s the perfect way to entertain yourself on those breaks with little to do. Portable monitors also serve as a backup when the main television at home is being used.

Children just love to watch TV and play video games, which is a problem when a sports game or show you want to watch is on. To save from headache it’s just so much simpler to take out the portable LCD monitor and view what you want whenever you want without having the kids scream at you.

Most portable LCD TVs will have a built in antenna but the alternative is to plug in a TV cable. As mentioned, the benefits of having a portable monitor is not just limited to viewing TV, you can in fact connect it to your personal computer giving you dual screen capability.

Having a dual display allows you to carry out multiple tasks without having to close windows to view other files. This means you can leave windows open such as Skype so you can chat to your friends and surf the web at the same time or keep up to date with the news while working. There’s endless ways you can utilize a secondary display to increase productivity as well as enjoyment.

Portable LCD monitors can also be used to monitor security systems. So if you’re away from home and you want to check that everything is ok, you can connect your security camera system to your computer via the Internet and have eyes on your property whenever you want. You could even use it as nanny cam to monitor your kids when away.

Source by Babies & Kiddos