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Philips 220B4 vs Viewsonic VX2770

Philips 220B4 vs Viewsonic VX2770

Philips 220B4
Viewsonic VX2770

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Philips 220B4 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 2ms faster than the Viewsonic VX2770 (7ms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

28% cheaper to run
The Philips 220B4 is £19.38 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VX2770 over five years. Read more
3 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770 is a 27" PC monitor. That's 5" bigger than the Philips 220B4 (27"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
Viewsonic VX2770 is 178° vertical viewing angle, but the Philips 220B4 is only a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° narrower).
5% wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
Viewsonic VX2770 is 178° horizontal viewing angle. That's 8° wider than the Philips 220B4 (178°).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
23% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Philips 220B4 has a display diagonal of 22", however the Viewsonic VX2770 is a 27" PC monitor (5" bigger). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

12% narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The Philips 220B4 has a viewing angle, vertical of 160°. That's 18° narrower than the Viewsonic VX2770 (178°).
Marginally narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The Philips 220B4 has a viewing angle, horizontal of 170°, however the Viewsonic VX2770 is a 178° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
4 Reasons Against
A lot slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770 has a response time of 7ms, whereas the Philips 220B4 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

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Older by over two years
The Viewsonic VX2770 is two years older than the Philips 220B4.
Higher running costs over five years by £19.38
Over five years the Viewsonic VX2770 costs £69.22 to run which is £19.38 more to run than the Philips 220B4. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

24 months Ago 48 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 48.30
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 49.84
Purchase price £ 170.00
Total cost of ownership £ 219.84
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 69.22
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 69.22

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.25T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.34T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
22" 27"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1680 x 1050
 1920 x 1080
 1680 x 1050
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 30000000:1
 30000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
 Separate H/V sync
 Separate H/V sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 75 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83 24 - 82
Viewable Size Diagonal
559mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
296.1mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
473.76mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Pixel Pitch
0.282 x 0.282 Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
160° 178°
BEST
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
170° 178°
BEST
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
55.9cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 TFT
 TFT
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
7ms
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
BEST
 16:10
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Out
 Headphone out
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
3W 3W
Loudspeaker
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Recyclable Material
65% Unknown - Click to provide data
Feet Colour
 Grey
 Grey
Colour
 Grey
 Grey
Heavy Metals Free
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)
 Hg (mercury)
 Pb (lead)

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Enterprise
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
30,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
110mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-65 - 65 Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
BEST
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power LED
 Power LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
BEST
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
Number of OSD Languages
21 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (PowerSave)
11.4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
18.84W
BEST
27W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity
20 - 80 10 - 90
Operating Altitude
0 - 3658 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 12192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
7.1kg
BEST
7.8kg
Package Height
391mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
186mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
565mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.2kg 5kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
509mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
227mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
504mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
3.4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
349mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
59mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
504mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
BEST
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
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