The ViewSonic VX2263Smhl is a 22 (21.5" viewable) Full HD multimedia display with HDMI and MHL / HDMI connectivity to connected with various high definition devices and mobile devices. Featuring...
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Good Expert Reviews
Flatpanel monitor expert review site tweaktown.com scored this LCD screen 89 out of 100. If all the PC monitors of this age and spec are ranked by average expert review score then this Viewsonic LCD screen is in the top 15%.
Excellent Owner Reviews
On average, VX2263SMHL owners rated this PC monitor as terrific.
A few Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was well made. Connor B. wrote last year “It is a well made monitor highly recomended!” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL. Gav wrote on Amazon “There are 2 HDMI ports, one VGA & one audio - Built in speakers” in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review. This year Jc Larsson mentioned “Super for gaming and has the added bonus of built in speaker's for the very odd time I watch sky on it”.
One customer who bought it reckoned that it was strong and durable.
One Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reviewer wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was reliable. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review on Amazon this year “The monitor is very reliable and has a very high quality IPS screen” and scored it 5 stars.
A number of Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners thought the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL was good in terms of HDMI connections. A. Mac wrote on Amazon in November last year “I like this monitor a lot, has good vibrant colours, two hdmi and one vga input, headphone”. Alexander M wrote in his review “Its two HDMI inputs are quite useful”. This year Aspen mentioned “The monitor comes with stand - self assembly, not too difficult - HDMI cable, green speaker cable, power cable, VGA cable, UK Power cable (also an American power cable” in their review.
One person thought the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL was good in terms of connectivity. Amazon Customer scored it very highly and wrote in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL “Great connectivity, great resolution”.
A number of people said in their reviews that it was good looking. Art said in his review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL on Amazon “Beautiful, discrete”. Art also wrote “I absolutely love this screen! * It's beautiful, not only the way the glass tapers to the edges stylishly.”. This month Bloostar scored it 5 stars and said “Speakers are also pretty good for what was needed, though they'll clearly never be as good as a full surround sound system!” in their review of this PC monitor.
A number of people mentioned in their reviews that it was a good design. Amazon Customer mentioned “The design is simple and to be expected at this price range” in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review. A few weeks ago Mikaela Punzalan (vaxcine) wrote “It also has a fast response time of 2ms so it's perfect for graphic design and gaming”. Mike mentioned on Amazon in November “And great design” and rated it as excellent.
Several Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners who purchased it agreed that it was neat. James E-Brown said “It's thin enough for wall monting so it doesn't stick out far and looks neat on white walls”. James E-Brown also wrote “A very nice, tidy and attractive product”. Mikaela Punzalan (vaxcine) wrote in her Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review “The packaging of the product is neat and simple and it's easy to open” and scored the product 5 stars.
One Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reviewer said in their reviews that this PC monitor had a thick frame.
One Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owner who purchased it concluded that it was luxurious. Boobfan mentioned this month “I love the white colour edition as it looks so amazing totally posh looking, ok sound is not the best.” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.
Thirteen Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reviewers who purchased it mentioned that it was thin. Amazon Customer mentioned “Good quality screen with thin bezel” in their review of this PC monitor and rated the product 4 stars. Art wrote on Amazon “It's really slim and lightweight too, perfect for mounting” and gave this PC monitor a rating of 5 stars. Aspen mentioned on Amazon in November “It's a very slim monitor, only 2cm deep approx” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL.
A number of Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners who reviewed it concluded that it was lightweight. This month Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “As I mentioned before the visuals are amazing! I couldn't recommend this monitor enough! So thin, lightweight and yet very sturdy” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL and scored this PC monitor very highly. Simon816 wrote on Amazon “It's thin, lightweight and has a nice design” in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review.
One customer who bought the product concluded that it was easy to carry around. One person who bought the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL concluded that it was a good size. Last year Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Ideal size to have as a desktop monitor” in their review.
One Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reviewer said in their reviews that the product was thick. This month Aspen said in their review “At the bottom of the screen it is thicker and has a neat blue power light in the centre”. One person said in their reviews that the product was a good height. Gav said on Amazon “That would give you a better stand with height adjustment - I've got some old books under the base instead”.
One customer said in their reviews that it was tight. P. Thomas gave the product an excellent review and wrote in their review on Amazon this month “The hinge is quite tight and case does tend to flex - carefully does it!”.
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Good Product Quality
Several Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners who bought the product said that it was good quality. A. Maxwell gave it a rating of 5 stars and said on Amazon “The picture is typical IPS quality with a nice” in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review. Adrian Salariu mentioned “Love the design and the image quality is good and crisp”. This year Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL “Worked perfectly and image quality seemed very good”.
Easy to Use
Some people said that the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL was easy to use the menus. This year Aspen wrote in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL on Amazon “There is a menu function with buttons underneath the bottom of the screen”. Boyan scored the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL very highly and mentioned in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review “The button menu is alright”. P. C. Farrar mentioned in their review on Amazon in November this year “You need to go into your video settings and make sure Full Range RGB 0-255 or YCbCr444 is selected”.
Three customers mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL was easy to setup. Dave 13 mentioned in their review on Amazon “Easy to set up, comes with a good choice of cables, excellent picture quality” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Grandad47 wrote in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL in November “Monitor is smart to look at, easy to set up and works perfectly” . Sharon Jarvis mentioned in her review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL “Easy to set up, clear graphics, reaction time is spot on”.
A number of Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners concluded that this PC monitor was easy to use. In November this year James E-Brown he said on Amazon “The system menu is easy to use; the quality” in his Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review. P. C. Farrar wrote in the same month “Needed a cheap monitor to use whilst I save up for a better one” in their review of this PC monitor. P. C. Farrar also wrote “On Nvidia graphics cards this is in the change resolution section of the Nvidia control panel, under Output dynamic range”.
Several customers who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was easy to assemble. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “It's very light and easy to assemble” in their review of this PC monitor and scored it very highly. The Yardie gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon “Good thing that it’s so simple to assemble & connect because the instructions are poor to say the least”.
Two people who reviewed the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reckoned that it had a good experience. This month Nurserik wrote in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review “SOOOO BRIGHT! My gaming experience is really nice on that monitor”. Steliosgr wrote in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon in November “Ordered this model based on my previous very good experience”.
A few Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reviewers who purchased it concluded that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Great monitor for the price”. Amazon Customer also said “It's a great monitor at an affordable price”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Good price for its video quality”.
Several people mentioned in their reviews that it was a bargain for the price. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon this month “Bargain for the price!”. Amazon Customer also said “You have to appreciate the fact that it actually has them unlike most monitors an absolute bargain”. Antoine Vigneau said in his Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review “Cheap and great quality”.
Some customers considered that this PC monitor was cheap. Callum said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Best budget monitor I could find”. Callum also mentioned “Great budget monitor especially for gaming when used with VGA A huge upgrade from my previous display is very sleek looking”.
Good Picture Quality
Some Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners considered that it had good colour saturation. In November Aspen wrote on Amazon “The monitor is clear from whichever angle I view and the colours are bright and even”. Boyan mentioned in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review “I used a colour calibration device to get the exact colours, although I couldn't see a noticeable difference between the calibrated” and rated this PC monitor as excellent. This year Calvin01253 gave the product a score of 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “Viewing angles are great, colours look nice”.
A few customers wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor had good picture quality. P. C. Farrar mentioned on Amazon “The image quality seems fine and it has excellent viewing angles”. Povilas said on Amazon a few weeks ago “Aoc has better picture quality” and rated it 80 out of 100.
A number of Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners wrote in their reviews that it had a flickering image. In November Amazon Customer said on Amazon “This is bad because it is advertised as flicker free” in their review of this PC monitor but despite that they only gave this PC monitor a rating of 3 stars. This year Deko Ant mentioned on Amazon “Perhaps the only downside (which I don't think would concern great numbers) is that although it claims to be flicker free, my daughter, who suffers from epilepsy, can see it” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. John R mentioned “I use with a 2012 mac mini hdmi to hdmi superb display with no flicker and this monitor comes with a selection of cables including hdmi”.
Three Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reviewers considered that this PC monitor had clear images. Hampshire Lass rated it as very good and wrote on Amazon last year “I actually have 2 side by side and as an accountant this certainly makes my life much easier - the clarity is fantastic - just what I needed” in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review. Nurserik mentioned “At the same time I wanted really crispy and clear image” and rated the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL 5 stars. Sharon Jarvis gave the product a score of 5 stars and she wrote on Amazon this month “Easy set up and great clarity”.
One Viewsonic VX2263SMHL reviewer who purchased it thought it had a good refresh rate. Amazon Customer rated the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL 5 stars and said this month “The refresh rate is very quick, so gaming is very easy on the eyes with this monitor” in their review of this PC monitor.
Running Costs Are Very Low
The average 5 year running cost of the VX2263SMHL is only £33 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run medium monitors that were released more than a year ago.
A Best Selling PC Monitor
According to sales data from Amazon, the VX2263SMHL is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased PC monitors in the last 3 months.
Viewsonic Has Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors
Viewsonic medium monitors have good ratings on average and across all flatpanel monitors Viewsonic is one of the superior manufacturers.
Good Technical Features
Two Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owners mentioned in their reviews that it had good features. Povilas mentioned in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review on Amazon this year “After checking the manufacturer website, was calmed down by seeing that all sizes has those features” and gave this PC monitor a rating of 4 stars.
LED Display Type
This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out more than a year ago.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available including cheaper PC screens such as the Benq GW2265HM[plb_2954621_price], or the Acer G246HYL[plb_3026768_price].
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Viewsonic VX2263SMHL has a built-in speaker. Most of the other PC monitors that were released more than a year ago also have a built-in speaker.
We compared this PC display to all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker and we think cheaper flatpanel monitors such as the Benq GW2265HM[plb_2954621_price], and the Acer G246HYL[plb_3026768_price] is also worth considering.
We compared all the other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker to this flatpanel monitor and we think the AOC G2460VQ6[plb_3032738_price] is also worth considering.
Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle
The VX2263SMHL has one of the wider horizontal viewing angles (178 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age. Medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the VX2263SMHL have horizontal viewing angles of between 18° and 180°.
Quite Wide Vertical Viewing Angle
The average vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors that were released around the same time as the VX2263SMHL is 170°. The VX2263SMHL has one of the wider vertical viewing angles (178 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age.
Two HDMI Ports
The VX2263SMHL is a two HDMI port PC display.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This LCD screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC screens of this age and spec.
The width of the VX2263SMHL of only 498.8 millimeters is one of the narrowest amongst LCD screens of this type and age. The average width of PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the VX2263SMHL is 590mm.
If you would consider a PC monitor with a wider width then you might want to look at the Benq GW2265HM[plb_2954621_price] (510.24mm) which is also cheaper.
With a height of only 312.4 millimeters, the VX2263SMHL is quite short compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that are a comparable age to the VX2263SMHL. Across all the similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to the VX2263SMHL the heights range from 28mm to 930mm, and the average height is 360mm.
PC monitors of this spec and age have weights of between 2.3g and 79kg. With a weight of only 2.6 kilograms, the VX2263SMHL is fairly light compared to most of the other PC monitors that are a similar age to the VX2263SMHL.
Very Fast Response Time
With a response time of only 2 milliseconds, the VX2263SMHL has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other PC screens of a similar age and type to the VX2263SMHL. Medium monitors that were released one year ago have response times of between 1ms and 40ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms.
The shallowest comparable spec PC monitor that has been on the market for more than a year is 33mm deep, the deepest is 650mm, and the average depth is 93mm. The depth of the VX2263SMHL of only 41 millimeters is one of the shallowest amongst LCD screens of this age and spec.
11 Reasons Against
A number of customers who reviewed it thought it did not have good technical guidance. In November P. Thomas said on Amazon “Not clear in the instructions” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL. The Yardie mentioned “Great Monitor, poor instructions” in their Viewsonic VX2263SMHL review although they gave it a rating of 4 stars.
Unacceptable Noise Level
One Viewsonic VX2263SMHL owner thought it was not noisy. In November this year Viswanath said on Amazon “The inbuilt speakers are not loud” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2263SMHL.
Price Increase of £11.42
In the last 59 days the price of the VX2263SMHL has increased by £11.42.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The VX2263SMHL does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other PC monitors of this age and type also do not have a built-in camera.
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Not 3D Compatible
Most PC displays that have been available for around the same time as the VX2263SMHL are not 3D compatible. The VX2263SMHL is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The Viewsonic VX2263SMHL does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the VX2263SMHL also do not have an integrated card reader.
Very Small Viewable Height
The average viewable height of PC displays that have been on the market for a similar time to the VX2263SMHL is 320mm. The Viewsonic VX2263SMHL has a fairly small viewable height (only 268 millimeters) compared to most of the other PC screens that were released one year ago.
Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of this type and age.
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.
Quite Small Viewable Width
The viewable widths of medium monitors that were released more than a year ago range from 280mm to 800mm. At only 476 millimeters, the VX2263SMHL has a fairly small viewable width compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the VX2263SMHL.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
The dimmest display brightness of LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the VX2263SMHL is 25 cd/m², the brightest is 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². The Viewsonic VX2263SMHL has a fairly dim display brightness (only 250 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to the VX2263SMHL.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This LCD screen has been on the market for over a year.
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