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iiyama XB2780HSU

Iiyama XB2780HSUB1 PC Monitor

01net.com 4 Star
27" 1920 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Jun 2012
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The ProLite XB2780HSU is a 27'', eco friendly LED monitor featuring MVA Panel technology. This sophisticated technology provides wide viewing angles and offers superb colour performance including... More
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9 Reasons For

One Industry Award

01net.com gave this LCD screen a "4 Star" award.

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this medium monitor is 85 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including 01net.com and dobreprogramy.pl.

Good Brand

Iiyama medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all flatpanel monitors iiyama is one of the superior manufacturers.

Recent Price Drop of £49.05

The XB2780HSU has dropped in price by £49.05 in the last 11 days.

LED Display Type

This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is the most frequently found display type on similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for more than two years.

Alternative flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Philips 231P4Q[plb_1394858_price], the NEC MultiSync EA244[plb_2270820_price], or the Benq EW2740[plb_2077559_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XB2780HSU has a built-in speaker. Most of the other PC displays of this age and spec do not have a built-in speaker.

We compared this PC display to all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker and we think the Philips 273P3[plb_1499364_price] which is cheaper; or the Asus VN279[plb_1596700_price], and the iiyama XB2485WSU[plb_1448731_price] which has better reviews are also worth considering.

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Four USB 2.0 Ports

The iiyama XB2780HSU is a four USB 2.0 port PC monitor. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago have between one and five USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite Big Viewable Width

At 597.6 millimeters, the iiyama XB2780HSU has a fairly big viewable width compared to most of the other PC displays of this age and type. The viewable widths of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago range from 1mm to 880mm.

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Fairly Big Viewable Height

At 336.2 millimeters, the XB2780HSU has a fairly big viewable height compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. The viewable heights of PC monitors that were released more than two years ago range from 28mm to 630mm.

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7 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Most PC screens of this spec and age are not 3D compatible. The iiyama XB2780HSU is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a PC screen that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Asus VG248QE[plb_1529549_price], the Philips 278G4DHSD[plb_1499355_price], or the Benq XL2420[plb_1453626_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The XB2780HSU does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age also do not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera which you might also want to consider including the Philips 272C4QPJKAB[plb_1532812_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most PC displays that were released around the same time as the XB2780HSU do not have an integrated card reader. The XB2780HSU is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

Alternative PC screens which also have an integrated card reader that you might also want to look at include the DELL U2413[plb_1565290_price] which is also higher rated.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Very Low RMS Rated Audio Power

At only 2 Watts, the iiyama XB2780HSU has a fairly low RMS rated audio power compared to most of the other PC screens that have been available for more than two years. Across all the comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for a similar time to the XB2780HSU the RMS rated audio powers range from 0.5W to 49W, and the average RMS rated audio power is 5.2W.

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Only One HDMI Port

The iiyama XB2780HSU is a one HDMI port PC display. Most of the other LCD screens of this type and age have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Heavy

With a weight of 7.6 kilograms, the iiyama XB2780HSU is one of the heavier similar spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the XB2780HSU amongst LCD screens of this age. The average weight of similar spec flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago is 4.9kg, and the weights range from 3g to 39kg.

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3 Other reasons to consider the iiyama XB2780HSU

Running Costs Are Average

The XB2780HSU has an average 5 year running cost of £66 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 998 PC screens of this age and type.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

This medium monitor has been on the market for over four years.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

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Specification

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USB Hub Version
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Built-In Speaker
Built-In Camera
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Loudspeaker
Integrated TV Tuner
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1 Award

01net.com 4 Star

Expert Reviews

(7)
20 February 2013

Voilà un bel écran, sobre ? certains dirons austère ? mais efficace pour la bureautique. Il s'avère pratique à utiliser et étonnamment réactif compte tenue de sa technologie MVA. Nous...

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30 January 2013

Le iiyama Prolite XB2780HSU vient d'arriver à la rédaction. Derrière cette référence se dissimule un moniteur 27 pouces Full HD équipé d'un rétro-éclairage à LED. A peine déballé,... Read more…

12 March 2012

Si vous êtes en mal de surface d'affichage, vous auriez tort de vous priver du confort d'un 27 pouces. Les prix sont au plus bas et parmi les écrans que nous avons testés, il y a quelques... Read more…

26 April 2013

Wydaje si?, ?e 27-calowe monitory wci?? nie s? popularne w naszym kraju. Ich domen? s? raczej biura projektowe i fotolaby. Jednak w takich zastosowaniach wymagana jest i wy?sza rozdzielczo?? ni?... Read more…

1 February 2013

ObrazIiyama ProLite XB2780HSU jest monitorem z matryc? MVA, zatem wy?wietla obraz nie tylko o du?ej przek?tnej, ale tak?e bardzo dobrym kontra?cie (realnie prawie 2000:1) oraz szerokich k?tach... Read more…

7 December 2012

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7 December 2012

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Electricity cost when switched on £65.70
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Total running cost over 5 years £65.70
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0.33T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers xb2780hsu1, iiyama xb2780, iiyama 300cdm2, iiyama xb2780h, iiyama xb2780hs, iiyama 1920x1080, iiyama xb2780hsu, iiyama b2780hsub1, iiyama xb2780hsub1
Barcodes 04948570111886, 04948570111893, 05060223135724

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