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Asus VE278H PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 50000000:1 LED Oct 2014
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The big 27" 16:9 widescreen with Full HD quality (resolution: 1920x1080) delivers the best details of the high definition content to bring more pleasure while playing games or watching movies. Its... More
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12 Reasons For

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, VE278 owners rated this LCD screen as outstanding.

A Best Selling LCD Screen

The VE278 is one the fastest selling LCD screen currently available for purchase according to sales data from Amazon.

Asus Has Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

Asus medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all LCD screens Asus is one of the superior manufacturers.

Reasonably Priced

Several Asus VE278 owners said that it was good value for money. Kindle Customer said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “A good value display”. Rachel said “Good for the money” in her review of the Asus VE278. Rachel also mentioned “For word documents, emails and the web it is fantastic value for money”.

Easy to Use

One Asus VE278 reviewer who purchased the Asus VE278 reckoned that it was easy to use. Kindle Customer said “Overall, is a pleasure to use”.

Good Picture Quality

One customer said in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Kindle Customer scored it very highly and mentioned “The display is crystal clear, with sharp colours and precise controls” in their Asus VE278 review.

Good Support

One Asus VE278 reviewer who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it had good technical guidance. Kindle Customer wrote in their review “The asus display arrived in a good package, with easy to follow setting-to-work instructions” and rated this PC monitor as excellent.

LED Display Type

This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many LCD screens that came out around the same time as it.

There are a number of other PC displays that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to consider including cheaper flatpanel monitors such as the Asus VS239[plb_1386925_price], or the Samsung S24D391[plb_2243808_price].

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of PC displays that were released around the same time as the VE278 is 65cm. The Asus VE278 has a fairly big display diagonal (68.6 centimeters) compared to most of the other LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the VE278.

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1080p Video Mode

This flatpanel monitor has a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly found video mode on PC displays of a similar age and spec to it.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This PC display has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found graphics resolution on medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Asus VE278 is more than most medium monitors that have been around for more than two years. This LCD screen has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on PC displays of this type and age. The cables included "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this PC display.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Asus VE278 does not have a built-in speaker, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as the VE278 also do not have a built-in speaker.

There are a number of other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker that you might want to consider including the Wortmann AG Terra 2455W[plb_1903977_price].

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Not 3D Compatible

The Asus VE278 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the VE278 are also not 3D compatible.

If you would prefer a PC screen that is 3D compatible then you might want to look at the HP LP2065[plb_1468281_price]; or the AOC i2367[plb_1947779_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec, the Asus VE278 does not have a built-in camera.

We compared all the other PC screens which also have a built-in camera to this PC screen and we think the Asus VK228H[plb_1386924_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Like most of the other LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the VE278, the Asus VE278 does not have an integrated card reader.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC screens of a comparable age and type to it.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

With a horizontal viewing angle of only 170 degrees, the Asus VE278 has a quite narrow horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. PC displays of a similar age and type to the VE278 have horizontal viewing angles of between 60° and 1,800°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Heavy

The average weight of PC monitors of this type and age is 4.9kg. At 6 kilograms, the Asus VE278 is quite heavy compared to most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been around for around the same time as the VE278.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Asus VE278

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the VE278 is £51 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 998 PC screens of a similar age and type.

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this medium monitor was released.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors of this type and age.

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Expert Reviews

14 January 2013

Der Asus VE278H ist ein gelungener multimediatauglicher Allround-Monitor mit einem hellen und reaktionsschnellen Display. Der Leistungsaufnahme ist mit mittleren 29 Watt recht moderat. ...

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Reviewed 28 December 2013 by Tmbb
Tmbb would recommend the Asus VE278H (Verified Purchase)

This monitor is great for the price. Sharp picture with a fast refresh rate. The only complaint is the menu buttons, which I see they redesigned on new model...

Reviewed 18 March 2014 by Cardking5150
Cardking5150 would recommend the Asus VE278H (Verified Purchase)

The monitor is great.good value.the only draw back is the speakers suck they work but i suggest a headset...

Reviewed 6 October 2014 by Andy
Andy would recommend the Asus VE278H (Verified Purchase)

I bought this to be a monitor for my MacBook pro. Picture quality is great! Speakers are as good as you could expect for built in. Solid construction. Dedicated buttons for volume/ brightness.... Read more…

Easy To Set Up
Vivid Colors
Lightweight
Sharp Image
Value
Speakers
Can't think of a thing
Speaker Sound Rather Dull
Poor Adjustability
Menu Buttons
Reviewed 23 March 2014 by Bucksr
Bucksr would recommend the Asus VE278H (Verified Purchase)

No problem out of the box works and looks great the buttons could be designed better other than that no problem I do not use the speakers I have a good video card and the monitor works great with... Read more…

Reviewed 13 March 2014 by TimeFreedom
TimeFreedom would recommend the Asus VE278H (Verified Purchase)

I'm impressed withe the response time of this monitor and of course the quality. I play video games on this monitor and noticed the response is a lot faster than my previous monitor...

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Electricity cost when switched on £47.91
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £50.95
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 00012300422000, 00012303194393, 00012305080151, 00074718430770, 00088021510395, 00112840000901, 00191120079479, 00610839326983, 00721993010349, 00734911326187, 00763616017649, 00777781881936, 00803982812933, 00807030490104, 00809186265599, 00809385660577, 00809385677674, 00886227160136, 04716659160137, 04719543326930, 05053106672911, 05055860554021, 05055860573664, 05055860585070, 06108393269838

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