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Viewsonic VA2261 PC Monitor

21.5" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Nov 2015
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Running Costs Are Low

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the VA2261 is only £36, which makes it one of the cheaper to run flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type.

Viewsonic Flatpanel Monitors Have Good Reviews

Viewsonic is one of the superior PC screen manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Viewsonic also has good ratings for its medium monitors.

LED Display Type

This PC screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of this age and spec.

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Philips 224E5[plb_1499773_price], or the AOC G2460VQ6[plb_3032738_price].

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Narrow

The narrowest PC display of this spec and age is 340mm wide, the widest is 960mm, and the average width is 590mm. The Viewsonic VA2261 is one of the narrower PC screens of a similar spec and age to the VA2261 (only 513.2 millimeters) amongst similar spec LCD screens of this age.

Other flatpanel monitors with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Asus VP228T[plb_3158900_price] (513mm).

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Light

With a weight of only 2.9 kilograms, the Viewsonic VA2261 is quite light compared to most of the other PC displays of a similar age and spec to the VA2261. The weights of LCD screens of this spec and age range from 2.3g to 79kg, and the average weight is 5kg.

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Very Shallow

The shallowest medium monitor that has been around for a similar time to the VA2261 is 33mm deep and the deepest is 650mm. At only 47.5 millimeters, the Viewsonic VA2261 is quite shallow compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year.

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Short

Across all the similar spec LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the VA2261 the heights range from 28mm to 930mm. With a height of only 304.4 millimeters, the Viewsonic VA2261 is fairly short compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the VA2261.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Viewsonic VA2261 does not have a built-in speaker. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and type do have a built-in speaker.

Other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to look at include the Philips BDM3275[plb_2851024_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other LCD screens that are a similar age to the VA2261, the Viewsonic VA2261 does not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of other PC screens which also have a built-in camera which you might want to consider including the DELL UZ2215H[plb_2323495_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Viewsonic VA2261 is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago are also not 3D compatible.

PC displays which are 3D compatible that might also be worth looking at include the LG 24MP47[plb_2768374_price], or the iiyama B2783QSU-B1[plb_3011412_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that were released more than a year ago do not have an integrated card reader. The Viewsonic VA2261 is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

It is worth also looking at alternative PC displays which also have an integrated card reader including the Benq SW2700PT[plb_2982141_price], or the DELL UP2715K[plb_2678878_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2261 of only 65 degrees is one of the narrowest amongst PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the VA2261. Across all the medium monitors that were released one year ago the vertical viewing angles range from 10° to 180°.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of PC displays of a comparable type and age to the VA2261 is 170°, and the horizontal viewing angles range from 18° to 180°. When compared to other comparable spec PC screens that were released around the same time as the VA2261, the horizontal viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2261 of only 90 degrees is one of the narrowest.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the Viewsonic VA2261 has one of the dimmest display brightness amongst flatpanel monitors of this age. The dimmest display brightness of comparable spec PC monitors that have been around for a similar time to the VA2261 is 25 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,700 cd/m².

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Only HD HD Type

This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago.

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Only 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 are a similar age to it.

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1 Other reason to consider the Viewsonic VA2261

Released Over a Year Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released over a year ago.

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Electricity cost when switched on £32.05
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £35.09
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.17 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 5 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic va22612, viewsonic va22612l, viewsonic va22612le, viewsonic 1920x1080, viewsonic va22612led
Barcodes 00766907772418, 00766907812213

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