Philips 220B4 vs Viewsonic VX2770

Philips 220B4
Viewsonic VX2770

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Philips 220B4 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the Viewsonic VX2770 (7ms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

VESA mounting Edit
The Philips 220B4 supports VESA mounting, whereas the Viewsonic VX2770 does not support VESA mounting.
36% cheaper to run
The Philips 220B4 is £15.58 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VX2770 over five years. Read more
3 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 5" bigger than the Philips 220B4 (27"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770 has a vertical viewing angle of 178°, but the Philips 220B4 is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770 is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Philips 220B4 (178°).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
23% smaller screen size Edit
The Philips 220B4 has a screen size of 22", however the Viewsonic VX2770 is a 27" PC monitor (5" bigger). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

12% narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Philips 220B4 is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the Viewsonic VX2770 (178°).
Marginally narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Philips 220B4 has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°, however the Viewsonic VX2770 is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
Ten months older
The Philips 220B4 is older than the Viewsonic VX2770 by ten months.
4 Reasons Against
A lot slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770 has a response time of 7ms, whereas the Philips 220B4 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Does not support VESA mounting Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770 does not support VESA mounting, but the Philips 220B4 supports VESA mounting.
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Higher running costs over five years by £15.58
Over five years the Viewsonic VX2770 costs £43.26 to run which is £15.58 more to run than the Philips 220B4. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

53 months Ago 43 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 25.85
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 27.68
Purchase price £ 149.99
Total cost of ownership £ 177.67
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 43.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 43.26

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.14T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.21T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
22" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1680 x 1050
 1920 x 1080
 1680 x 1050
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 30000000:1
 30000000:1
BEST
Display Type
 LED
 LED
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
 Separate H/V sync
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 82
Viewable Height
296.1mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
473.76mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.282 x 0.282 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 178°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 178°
BEST
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
55.9cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
7ms
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
BEST
 16:10
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Audio Power
3W 3W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Integrated TV Tuner
 Integrated TV tuner
 Integrated TV tuner

Design

Recyclable Material Percentage
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Coloured Feet
 Black
 Black
Case Colour
 Black
 Black
Heavy Metal Free Design
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)

Performance

Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mean Time Between Failures
30,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Height Adjustment
110mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Adjustable Height
 Adjustable height
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling Base
 Swivelling base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-65 - 65 Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wall mountable
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
 VESA mounting
Pivoting Base
 Pivoting base
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
BEST
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
OSD Language
8 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Menu Display
 On screen menu display
 On screen menu display

Power

Typical Power Consumption
16.13W
BEST
27W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Range
20 - 80 10 - 90
Operating Altitude
0 - 3658 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certificate
 Energy Star certificate
 Energy Star certificate
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.1kg
BEST
7.8kg
Packaging Height
391mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
186mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
565mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.2kg 5kg
BEST
Height With Stand
509mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
227mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
504mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
3.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
349mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
59mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
504mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
BEST
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Other Features

Power Consumption in Economy Mode
11.7W Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

ECO Mode
 ECO mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
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