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Viewsonic XG2701 PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 LED Jan 2016
Screen Size Display Resolution Display Type Built-In Speaker Release Date
The ViewSonic XG2701 is a 27 Full HD monitor packed with all the speed and features that diehard gaming enthusiasts need. Featuring an incredible 144Hz refresh rate, as well as VESA Adaptive-Sync... More
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8 Reasons For

Viewsonic LCD Screens Have Good Reviews

Based on 2,061 expert and owner reviews, Viewsonic has good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. Viewsonic also has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other brands.

Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports

The Viewsonic XG2701 is a four USB Type-A downstream port PC display.

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LED Display Type

This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC screens that are a comparable age to it.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other medium monitors that were launched in the last 12 months, the Viewsonic XG2701 has a built-in speaker.

There are a number of alternative LCD screens with a built-in speaker currently available that you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Asus VN279H[plb_3775041_price].

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Two HDMI Ports

The Viewsonic XG2701 is a two HDMI port flatpanel monitor. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for the last year have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Quite High RMS Rated Audio Power

With an RMS rated audio power of 6 Watts, the Viewsonic XG2701 has one of the higher RMS rated audio powers amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the new LCD screens the RMS rated audio powers range from 0.5W to 20W.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This PC display has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC monitors that are a comparable age to it.

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Very Fast Response Time

Across all the medium monitors that have been available for the last year the response times range from 1ms to 20ms. With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the Viewsonic XG2701 has one of the faster response times amongst LCD screens of this age.

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9 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The Viewsonic XG2701 is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other latest medium monitors are also not 3D compatible.

If you want a flatpanel monitor that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Acer GN276HL[plb_3495354_price], or the Benq Zowie XL2430[plb_3761443_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Viewsonic XG2701 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other medium monitors that were released in the last year also do not have a built-in camera.

Other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera that you might want to consider include the Lenovo X1[plb_3755263_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that are a similar age to the XG2701 do not have an integrated card reader. The Viewsonic XG2701 is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

We compared all the other PC screens which also have an integrated card reader to this flatpanel monitor and we think the 2407WFP[pl_3247392_price], or the 2408WFP[pl_3249739_price] both from DELL which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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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 typical of many medium monitors that came out in the last year.

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Quite Low Maximum Height Adjustment

The lowest maximum height adjustment of medium monitors that came out in the last 12 months is 10mm, the highest is 510mm, and the average maximum height adjustment is 130mm. With a maximum height adjustment of only 120 millimeters, the Viewsonic XG2701 has one of the lower maximum height adjustments amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Only Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Viewsonic XG2701 is more than most medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it. The most frequently found cable included is AC, but this cable included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included DisplayPort and USB are also found on this Viewsonic PC monitor.

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Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle

Latest medium monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 15° and 180°. With a vertical viewing angle of only 160 degrees, the Viewsonic XG2701 has one of the narrower vertical viewing angles amongst comparable spec PC monitors of this age.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

With a horizontal viewing angle of only 170 degrees, the Viewsonic XG2701 has a fairly narrow horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other latest PC screens. Latest medium monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between -5° and 180°.

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Fairly High Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode

At 23 Watts, the Viewsonic XG2701 has a fairly high power consumption when in PowerSave mode compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released in the last year. Newly released similar spec PC monitors have power consumptions when in PowerSave mode of between 0.21W and 52W, and the average power consumption when in PowerSave mode is 6.8W.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Viewsonic XG2701

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was twelve months ago when this PC display was released.

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the XG2701 is £57 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 395 latest medium monitors.

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £56.08
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Total running cost over 5 years £56.08
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.28 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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