Featuring AMD FreeSync technology to eliminate tearing, stuttering and input lag, the 21.5-inch AOC G2260VWQ6 also boasts a 1ms response time and the innovative Anti-Blue Light technology, which...
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Average Expert Reviews
This flatpanel monitor received a rating of 70 out of 100 from expert review website altomdata.dk.
A Best Selling Product
The G2260VWQ6 is one the most popular PC display currently on sale.
AOC is one of the better rated LCD screen manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and AOC also has good ratings for its medium monitors.
Low Running Costs
Whilst this PC screen is rated B for energy efficiency, the G2260VWQ6 is in the cheapest 19% of all 486 medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the G2260VWQ6 will cost only £36 over 5 years to run.
Has One Cable Included
The number of cables included found on the G2260VWQ6 is more than most medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year. The most frequently found cable included is AC, but this cable included is not found on this flatpanel monitor. The cables included AC|Audio (3.5mm)|DisplayPort|HDMI|VGA are also found on this LCD screen.
Quite Low Power Consumption When Off
The G2260VWQ6 has a quite low power consumption when off (only 0.3 Watts) compared to most of the other PC screens that have been available for a similar time to the G2260VWQ6. The power consumptions when off of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the G2260VWQ6 range from 0.0005W to 1.2W.
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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This PC screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC displays of this type and age.
PC screens of this age and type have widths of between 51mm and 960mm. With a width of only 511.8 millimeters, the G2260VWQ6 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the G2260VWQ6.
Quite Fast Response Time
Across all the medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the G2260VWQ6 the response times range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 5.8ms. With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the G2260VWQ6 has one of the fastest response times amongst medium monitors of this age.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The G2260VWQ6 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to the G2260VWQ6.
There are a number of alternative PC screens which also have a built-in speaker that you might want to look at including the HP V212a (£89.87), the Hanns.G HS225 (£90.99), or the V7 L21500WDS (£75.14).
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The G2260VWQ6 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other LCD screens of a comparable age and type to the G2260VWQ6 also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Like most of the other PC displays that have been around for more than a year, the AOC G2260VWQ6 does not have an integrated card reader.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other PC displays of this type and age, the AOC G2260VWQ6 is not 3D compatible.
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Only HD HD Type
This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to it.
Very Small Viewable Height
With a viewable height of only 268.5 millimeters, the G2260VWQ6 has one of the smaller viewable heights amongst medium monitors of this age. Medium monitors that came out around the same time as the G2260VWQ6 have viewable heights of between 230mm and 630mm.
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the other flatpanel monitors that have a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels currently available including because of it's better review score, the S24E200BL (£94.97), or the S22E450D both from Samsung or the HP 22vx (£99.99).
If the display resolution of this flatpanel monitor is too few for you then you might want to look at the HP Z24i (£264.37) (1920 x 1200 and higher rated), or the Acer G247HYL (1920 x 1200 and higher rated).
Very Small Display Diagonal
The G2260VWQ6 has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 54.6 centimeters) amongst comparable spec PC displays of this age. The screen sizes of similar spec LCD screens that came out more than a year ago range from 48cm to 110cm.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
The vertical viewing angles of flatpanel monitors of this type and age range from 10° to 180°. At only 160 degrees, the G2260VWQ6 has a quite narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the G2260VWQ6.
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Released Over a Year Ago
AOC released the G2260VWQ6 over a year ago.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available including the HP 22vx (£99.99), the Samsung S24E200BL (£94.97), or the Philips 226V4LAB (£92.00) which has a better Rating.
20000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The AOC G2260VWQ6 has a maximum contrast ratio of 20000000:1. That's over four times the contrast ratio of the most common dynamic contrast ratio of 5000000:1.
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative PC monitors that have a 20000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio currently available including because of it's better review score, the e2470Swh (£68.99), or the E2460SD2 (£99.99) both from AOC or the Benq GW2265 (£97.05).
If you would prefer a PC monitor with a higher contrast ratio then you might also want to look at the HE225 (£72.92) (40000000:1), or the HS225 (£90.99) (40000000:1) both from Hanns.G or the AOC E2276 (£100.32) (50000000:1) which also has a higher Rating.
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1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD, HD
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83
0.248 x 0.248
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Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
-5 - 20
Cable Lock Slot
Plug and Play
On Screen Display Language
CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.17 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 5 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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