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Benq VW2245 PC Monitor

21.5" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Sep 2014
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Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, VW2245 owners rated this LCD screen as excellent.

Reasonably Priced

A few customers who reviewed the Benq VW2245 considered that it was good value for money. A. Moger rated this PC monitor as excellent and said in their review “Great value for under”. In November last year Ajw rated it as very good and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Good value, good picture”. Alan W scored this PC monitor very highly and he said on Amazon “Very good value” in his review of the Benq VW2245.

A few Benq VW2245 reviewers said in their reviews that the product was a bargain for the price. R S. said on Amazon “Great sized monitor at a nice cheap price, easy to set up”. Ross S. wrote in his review “Great cheap monitor”.

A number of customers who purchased it mentioned that it was cheap. Robbit mentioned on Amazon “I would not buy it again its not that great sound doesn't work its fairly expensive too i would”.

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Robust

Six people agreed that this PC monitor was well made. Jason a gave it a rating of 5 stars and he mentioned “Looks great and is solidly built” in his Benq VW2245 review. M.d.85 mentioned in their review on Amazon three years ago “I am happy with its build quality”. In November last year Mil10cv gave the product a score of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “Nice well made”.

Nice Design

A number of Benq VW2245 reviewers who reviewed this PC monitor agreed that it was good looking. Bjsmith said in their Benq VW2245 review “Pretty dam good monitor”. Daz mentioned on Amazon last year “Impressed, very stylish, great picture” in their review and rated the Benq VW2245 5 stars. Josh M. wrote on Amazon “Also its a very stylish monitor to boot! Would highly reccomend!”.

Two Benq VW2245 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was a good design. Josh M. said “Great Quality, Great Price and Great Design” and scored the product very highly. Mark Parle wrote in his Benq VW2245 review three years ago “This monitor has an awesome design and great picture quality” and gave the Benq VW2245 a score of 5 stars.

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Good Size

A few Benq VW2245 owners considered that this PC monitor was a good size. Janet F Cowlard said on Amazon “Excellent - a good size”. Miss H E Moss wrote on Amazon “A great size for a large or any inevitably small spare room desk due to good proportions” in her review and scored the product 5 stars.

One Benq VW2245 owner thought the product was lightweight. Two years ago Bjsmith wrote in their review of the Benq VW2245 on Amazon “Having had a heavy CTX monitor for years this little lightweight does the job brilliant”. One Benq VW2245 reviewer thought the product was compact. Hillclimb said “Great value computer monitors, very clear display, great colour and compact”.

One Benq VW2245 reviewer who purchased the product said that it was a good weight. Sheila Robb mentioned “The screen size is also good as is the weight of the screen” in her review.

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Good Product Quality

Some Benq VW2245 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality. David Blackwood said in November last year “A very good quality lo-cost monitor, does what I need it it to do” . Ghazi M. wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Quality build and excellent all round monitor”. Herman wrote in his review of this PC monitor “Excellent quality, not filckering as stated”.

Easy to Use

Several Benq VW2245 owners wrote that it was easy to setup. Eddie.pix wrote in their review on Amazon “Very easy to set up and works great”. Mr. M. Skinner mentioned “Easy to set up and use”. Two years ago Mrs. P. Dixon mentioned “Arrived promptly and easy to set up”.

Three customers who purchased the Benq VW2245 agreed that it was easy to use. Mike wrote on Amazon “Found needed to turn the brightness control down otherwise fine”. Miss H E Moss wrote “Great size to use split screen on” in her review of the Benq VW2245.

Two customers who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was easy to use the menus. R. A. Jackson mentioned “However, there are also other brightness settings, so it's easy to adjust the monitor so it's easy on your eyes”. Ross S. said two years ago “Good clear picture, easy to set up and very easy menus” in his review.

One person who bought it considered that it was easy to assemble. Glen Moore gave it an excellent review score and he mentioned on Amazon “It is easy to put together and well i love it” in his review of this PC monitor. One customer who bought the product thought it was easy to handle. Michae1ange1o mentioned on Amazon “Brilliant, handles gaming well” in their review of the Benq VW2245.

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Good Picture Quality

Several customers who purchased the Benq VW2245 agreed that it had good colour saturation. Two years ago Ant. scored it 80 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “No dead pixels, good pixel density, nice colours and decent viewing angles”. Denise Matthews said in her review of the Benq VW2245 also two years ago “All good great bright colours”. Also two years ago Nehvrook gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “Decent colours for the price”.

Some Benq VW2245 owners who reviewed it reckoned that it had good picture quality. Jason a said “The picture quality is fantastic” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Kristiyan said “Very good monitor for the price - great picture quality and a lot of adjustments in the menu” in their review. Wayne Wilson mentioned on Amazon “Wonderful picture quality”.

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Very Low Running Costs

The average running cost of the VW2245 is only £4 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is in the cheapest 1% of all 998 PC displays of a similar age and type.

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Excellent Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all Benq flatpanel monitors and also specifically for Benq medium monitors and found that in both cases Benq had excellent ratings.

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Acceptable Noise Level

One Benq VW2245 owner who bought it wrote that it was quiet. R. A. Jackson mentioned “It's clear, quiet”.

Good Support

One person considered that the Benq VW2245 had good technical guidance. In November last year Towbar mentioned “Adjusting the picture to suit my preferences was a little tricky so I read the full user manual which is on the disc supplied”.

LED Display Type

This PC screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been available for more than two years.

There are a number of other LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available that you might want to consider including the AOC e2250Swdnk[plb_1364842_price], or the NEC MultiSync EA244[plb_2270820_price] which has better reviews.

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Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Benq VW2245 has a fairly wide horizontal viewing angle (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC displays of a similar age and spec to the VW2245. Across all the similar spec flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the VW2245 the horizontal viewing angles range from 60° to 1,800°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VW2245 is 50° and the widest is 180°. With a vertical viewing angle of 178 degrees, the Benq VW2245 has one of the wider vertical viewing angles amongst PC screens of this age.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found graphics resolution on PC monitors that came out around the same time as it.

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Light

The lightest medium monitor that has been available for more than two years is 3g weight and the heaviest is 39kg. With a weight of only 2.7 kilograms, the Benq VW2245 is quite light compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the VW2245.

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Narrow

With a width of only 382.2 millimeters, the Benq VW2245 is very narrow compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to the VW2245. Medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the VW2245 have widths of between 52mm and 6,500mm.

Alternative PC screens with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Eizo RadiForce RX240[plb_1795192_price] (376mm).

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Short

When compared to other flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the VW2245, the height of the Benq VW2245 of only 178.5 millimeters is one of the shortest. Across all the medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the VW2245 the heights range from 41mm to 4,800mm, and the average height is 380mm.

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10 Reasons Against

Poor Connectivity

Several customers said that the Benq VW2245 was not good in terms of HDMI connections. Herman mentioned in his Benq VW2245 review “I expected a poor image quality because it has not HDMI”. Sean Monahan mentioned on Amazon in November last year “Again guys - HDMI isn't the only way to get HD, VGA” but in spite of that he scored it 5 stars.

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Benq VW2245 does not have a built-in speaker, although keep in mind that most of the other PC screens of this spec and age also do not have a built-in speaker.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Benq VW2245 is not 3D compatible, although keep in mind that most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago are also not 3D compatible.

If you want a PC screen that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the AOC d2757Ph[plb_1515695_price], or the Asus VG236[plb_2030776_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to the VW2245 do not have a built-in camera. The Benq VW2245 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Like most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VW2245, the Benq VW2245 does not have an integrated card reader.

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors which also have an integrated card reader that you might also want to consider including the U2413[pl_1565290_price], or the U2713H[pl_1518815_price] both from DELL which also has a higher rating.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many comparable spec PC displays that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The average display brightness of PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to the VW2245 is 280 cd/m², and the display brightness range from 30 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m². The Benq VW2245 has a fairly dim display brightness (only 250 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the VW2245.

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Fairly High Power Consumption When Off

With a power consumption when off of 0.5 Watts, the Benq VW2245 has one of the higher power consumptions when off amongst medium monitors of this age. The average power consumption when off of comparable spec PC screens that have been on the market for a similar time to the VW2245 is 0.57W.

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Very Slow Response Time

The fastest response time of similar spec PC displays that have been around for a comparable time to the VW2245 is 1ms and the slowest is 40ms. When compared to other flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the VW2245 that we have checked, the Benq VW2245's response time of 25 milliseconds is one of the slowest.

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Very Deep

The depths of flatpanel monitors of this type and age range from 12mm to 560mm, and the average depth is 110mm. When compared to other comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for a similar time to the VW2245, the depth of the Benq VW2245 of 506 millimeters is one of the deepest.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Benq VW2245

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Benq released the VW2245.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on flatpanel monitors of a similar spec and age to it.

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Specification

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 11 October 2014 by R. A. Jackson
(Verified Purchase)

I was photoshopping a certain politician's head onto the body of a tortoise when my old monitor flickered, and then came back, and then flickered and died for good. No amount of tapping it or... Read more…

Reviewed 1 June 2013 by M.D.85
(Verified Purchase)

My first BenQ monitor. It looks great on my desk and I am happy with its build quality. I am not too mad about the green phone holder but it can be removed and some people might find it useful. I... Read more…

Reviewed 24 December 2013 by THE HANDSOME AFRO
(Verified Purchase)

BenQ VW2235H 21.5 inch Widescreen Full HD VA LED Monitor (1920x1080, 4ms, VGA, DVI-D, HDMI) Had this for a couple days now ,works fine . Monitor arrived quickly, 6 days after order made . Please... Read more…

Reviewed 31 October 2014 by Ant.
(Verified Purchase)

The panel itself is fine. No dead pixels, good pixel density, nice colours and decent viewing angles. The price is utterly fantastic (at least at the time I bought it) - this brings up the review... Read more…

Reviewed 30 September 2014 by Sohan Andrei Cristian
(Verified Purchase)

Such an amazing monitor for this price (and even disregarding the price). The vertical and horizontal angles at which you are still able to see what's on the screen are unbelievable. The image... Read more…

Reviewed 18 November 2015 by Pola
Pola would recommend the Samsung RF260BEAESR (Verified Purchase)

Good space allocation, quiet, easy to use freezer drawers. I'm very happy with this purchase...

Value
Large size
Works and looks great
Are you sure its plugged in
Dual cooling zones
Noise
Ice falls out of bin when opening freezer drawer
Not enough drawers
We can hear it make ice
No internal water dispenser
Reviewed 2 December 2014 by JosF

I'm so glad I read the reviews here. I almost went for a cheaper smaller LG LCD. I've had great experiences in the past with LG but on this occasion they were lacking so I spent a few quid extra... Read more…

Reviewed 26 October 2015 by POCUK
(Verified Purchase)

My old 4:3 LCD monitor died recently and I bought this to replace it. It's a very good full HD 16:9 monitor for the price. The monitor looks nice, is easy on the eyes (a feature called Low blue... Read more…

Reviewed 14 September 2015 by Daniel E. Smith
(Verified Purchase)

Almost everyone buying this monitor purchases it because it is white - the only white 24 inch monitor out there, Nothing is more frustrating than receiving a lovely white monitor, with a white... Read more…

Reviewed 27 December 2014 by Mahmoud Mostafa
(Verified Purchase)

This is my second attempt to get a BENQ monitor that works with my macbook pro retina. I got this VW2430H because it clearly states it is compatible with MacBooks but the same thing is happening.... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vw2245, vw2245z, benq vw2245, benq vw2245z
Barcodes 00012305006199, 04718755047084, 05052916395843, 05054484606611

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