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17 Reasons For
Excellent User Reviews
B2280HS owners on average rated this flatpanel monitor as terrific.
A few iiyama B2280HS owners mentioned in their reviews that it was a good height. In November last year T scored the product very highly and mentioned in their iiyama B2280HS review “Very stable, impressive height adjustment and rotation”.
Several customers reckoned that the product was a good weight. T mentioned last year “Plenty of weight in bottom of stand, which makes it far more stable than mostCables provided are greyish white, that look really good with white screen.” in their review of this PC monitor.
Easy to Use
Several customers reckoned that the iiyama B2280HS was easy to use. In November last year T wrote “Great quality display, more practical than many others I have used, Very easy to adjust in height, with one finger it just slides up”. T also mentioned “Rotates easily to portrait which handy for photography”.
One iiyama B2280HS owner mentioned in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold.
A number of iiyama B2280HS owners who purchased the iiyama B2280HS agreed that it was well made. Andy rated it 5 stars and he mentioned “Excellent product, solid versatile stand”. Andy also wrote “Great resolution, plus a solid, partly metal stand which has tilt, swivel”.
One customer who purchased it considered that it was a bargain for the price. Andy mentioned on Amazon “Was very disappointed because it had a cheap plastic stand with no ability for even a tilt” in his review of the iiyama B2280HS.
One iiyama B2280HS reviewer who reviewed it said that it was good value for money. Three years ago Andy gave it a score of 5 stars and he mentioned “Overall I think it is great value for money and appears to be solidly built” in his review of this PC monitor.
Iiyama Has Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens
Iiyama medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all flatpanel monitors iiyama is one of the better rated brands.
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Good Product Quality
One iiyama B2280HS reviewer reckoned that the product was good quality.
One customer who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was ergonomic. Andy said in his iiyama B2280HS review on Amazon “Very easy to get a comfortable and ergonomic viewing position”.
Good Picture Quality
One iiyama B2280HS reviewer said in their reviews that it had good colour saturation.
One customer who bought the product considered that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Andy said on Amazon “HDMI, DVI and good old VGA D plug”.
LED Display Type
This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many comparable spec LCD screens that are a similar age to it.
We compared this PC monitor to all the other flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display and we think cheaper flatpanel monitors such as the AOC i2476[plb_2279049_price] is also worth considering.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The B2280HS has a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the B2280HS which do not have a built-in speaker.
We compared all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker to this PC monitor and we think the Philips 221S6[plb_2538505_price] which has better reviews; or the Acer 226WL[plb_1498662_price] which is cheaper are also worth considering.
We think you might also be interested in alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker including the iiyama B2280[plb_1520160_price].
Fairly Big Megapixel Count
The smallest megapixel count of medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the B2280HS is 0.3MP and the biggest is 3MP. The B2280HS has one of the bigger megapixel count (2.1 megapixels) amongst medium monitors of this age.
1080p Video Mode
This LCD screen has a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to it.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
At only 509.5 millimeters, the iiyama B2280HS is quite narrow compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the B2280HS. The average width of PC screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to the B2280HS is 580mm, and the widths range from 52mm to 6,500mm.
There are a number of alternative 509.5mm wide PC monitors currently available that you might also want to look at including cheaper flatpanel monitors such as the iiyama E2280HS[plb_1515997_price].
If you are not concerned about having a wider width then you might also want to look at the Viewsonic VA2246[plb_1562827_price] (509.6mm), or the iiyama B2280HS[plb_1437611_price] (509.5mm).
Very Fast Response Time
With a response time of only 2 milliseconds, the B2280HS has one of the faster response times amongst flatpanel monitors of this age. The response times of comparable spec LCD screens that were launched around the same time as the B2280HS range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.
9 Reasons Against
£23.68 Price Increase
The price of the B2280HS has increased by £23.68 in the last 47 days.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other comparable spec PC displays that were released around the same time as the B2280HS, the B2280HS is not 3D compatible.
PC monitors which are 3D compatible that might be worth considering include the HP LP2065[plb_1468281_price] which is also higher rated.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The iiyama B2280HS does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years also do not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of other LCD screens which also have a built-in camera which you might want to look at including the Asus VK228H[plb_1386924_price].
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Most PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the B2280HS do not have an integrated card reader. The iiyama B2280HS is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.
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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
With a horizontal viewing angle of only 160 degrees, the B2280HS has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles amongst medium monitors of this age. Medium monitors that are a comparable age to the B2280HS have horizontal viewing angles of between 60° and 1,800°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.
Quite Small Viewable Height
The B2280HS has a quite small viewable height (only 268.11 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the B2280HS. Across all the medium monitors that were released more than two years ago the viewable heights range from 28mm to 630mm.
Only HD HD Type
This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on PC screens that are a similar age to it.
Quite Small Display Diagonal
The average display diagonal of PC displays of a comparable age and type to the B2280HS is 65cm. At only 54.7 centimeters, the B2280HS has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec PC monitors that were launched around the same time as the B2280HS.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
LCD screens of this age and spec have display brightness of between 30 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². The iiyama B2280HS has a quite dim display brightness (only 250 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and type.
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Running Costs Are Average
The average 5 year running cost of the B2280HS is £37 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 998 medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this PC screen was released.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium monitors that were released around the same time as it.
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