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AOC M2870V PC Monitor

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28" 1920 X 1080 50000000:1 LED Mar 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
: -5/25 Tilt,Audio out,Display Port Input,Eco Mode,e-Saver,i-Menu,Kensington Security Lock,screen+,VESA 100 mm More
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23 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This AOC LCD screen received a "Gold" from Pcgameware.co.uk who concluded that this PC monitor was exceptional.

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including gadgetspeak.com and pcgameware.co.uk this AOC PC display has an overall expert rating of 86 out of 100. This puts this PC display in the top 17% of all the similar spec PC displays that were launched more than two years ago when ranked by average expert review score.

Excellent Owner Reviews

This PC monitor has an average owner rating of 90% based on 53 owner reviews.

Good Product Quality

Several AOC M2870V reviewers agreed that it was good quality. Amazon Customer said in their review of this PC monitor “Great quality” . Two years ago D Robinson mentioned “Arrived ahead of scheduled delivery, well packaged, easy set up, good quality picture, happy customer” in their AOC M2870V review and gave this PC monitor a rating of 5 stars. Miss L Bennett mentioned on Amazon “The screen quality is amazing, much better than my secondary monitor”.

Reasonably Priced

Some AOC M2870V reviewers wrote in their reviews that the AOC M2870V was good value for money. Allsortsdigital wrote “Good value for the price”. N. Solomon wrote on Amazon “Great monitor for the price” in their AOC M2870V review. Rice said in their AOC M2870V review on Amazon three years ago “Very very happy with this aoc there is definitely nothing better at this price” and rated it as excellent.

AOC Has Good LCD Screen Reviews

Medium monitors produced by AOC have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all PC screens (not just medium monitors) and found that AOC also has good reviews across its entire range.

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Good Picture Quality

One AOC M2870V owner who reviewed the AOC M2870V thought it had a sharp image. Two years ago Li S. said in her review of this PC monitor “But, I fond the sharpness of this monitor”. One person who reviewed it reckoned that it had clear images. Sam Scriven mentioned on Amazon “Colour and clarity are amazing” in his review of the AOC M2870V.

One AOC M2870V owner who reviewed it thought it had good colour saturation. Three years ago William Hill scored it very highly and he mentioned in his AOC M2870V review “Great colours, bright and a large screen”.

One AOC M2870V reviewer who bought it thought it had good picture quality. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned three years ago “This large 1080p screen will give you good image quality on a budget” in their AOC M2870V review.

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Easy to Use

One AOC M2870V owner who reviewed the product considered that it was easy to use. Two years ago Shahar mentioned “Great and easy to use” and gave the product a score of 5 stars. One AOC M2870V owner who purchased the product thought it was easy to setup. Sharon Jenkinson said “Good value for money and easy to set up”.

Robust

One AOC M2870V reviewer concluded that the product was well made. Rick said in his review of this PC monitor three years ago “A Full HD res, good brghtness, good build quality, very slm” . One person considered that this PC monitor was strong and durable.

Nice Design

One AOC M2870V owner wrote in their reviews that the AOC M2870V was good looking. Sam Scriven wrote in his review on Amazon three years ago “It arrived yesterday and has proven pretty sturdy” and scored it very highly.

Good Size

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. Three years ago Rick scored it very highly and he said “The outer panel border is narrow and not bulky at all” in his review of the AOC M2870V.

Good Connectivity

One customer reckoned that this PC monitor was good in terms of HDMI connections. Rick mentioned in his review on Amazon “Has DVI, HDMI, VGA, ports”.

LED Display

This PC monitor has an LED display, which is typical of many PC monitors of a comparable type and age to it.

We compared this PC display to all the other LCD screens that have an LED Display and we think the Eizo ColorEdge CG277[plb_2222633_price], and the AOC u3477[plb_2367536_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The AOC M2870V has a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as the M2870V which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this PC monitor to all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the AOC Q2770PQU[plb_2119581_price], and the Philips 231C5[plb_1599727_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the AOC M2870V has one of the wider viewing angle, verticals amongst medium monitors of this age. The average viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that were released around the same time as the M2870V is 170°, and the viewing angle, verticals range from 15° to 180°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the PC monitors of a similar age and spec to the M2870V the viewing angle, horizontals range from -5° to 1,800°. At 178 degrees, the AOC M2870V has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other PC screens of this age and type.

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Fairly Big Viewable Size, Horizontal

With a viewable size, horizontal of 597.89 millimeters, the AOC M2870V has one of the bigger viewable size, horizontals amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the similar spec PC displays that have been around for around the same time as the M2870V the viewable size, horizontals range from 1mm to 820mm, and the average viewable size, horizontal is 520mm.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal (metric)

Comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the M2870V have display diagonal (metric)s of between 28cm and 590cm, and the average display diagonal (metric) is 63cm. With a display diagonal (metric) of 71.1 centimeters, the AOC M2870V has one of the bigger display diagonal (metric)s amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

The average display brightness of LCD screens of this type and age is 290 cd/m², and the display brightnesss range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m². At 300 candellas per square meter, the AOC M2870V has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for a similar time to the M2870V.

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Fairly Big Viewable Size, Vertical

The viewable size, verticals of PC displays of a similar age and type to the M2870V range from 100mm to 630mm, and the average viewable size, vertical is 310mm. With a viewable size, vertical of 336.31 millimeters, the AOC M2870V has a fairly big viewable size, vertical compared to most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that are a similar age to the M2870V.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This PC monitor has a 1080p supported video modes, which is the most frequently found supported video modes on medium monitors that are a comparable age to it.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This flatpanel monitor has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many similar spec PC displays that were launched around the same time as it.

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Has Four Cables Includeds

The number of cables included found on the AOC M2870V is more than most PC displays of this type and age. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on PC monitors of this age and spec. The cables includeds "Audio (3.5mm)", "HDMI" and "VGA" are also found on this PC screen.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3D

The AOC M2870V is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for more than two years are also not 3D.

Flatpanel monitors which are 3D that might also be worth looking at include the Asus VG23AH[plb_1411330_price], the Benq XL2420[plb_1453626_price], or the AOC d2757Ph[plb_1515695_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most medium monitors that have been available for more than two years do not have a built-in camera. The AOC M2870V is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC displays with a built-in camera and we think the 231C5[pl_1599727_price], or the 272P4[pl_1489468_price] both from Philips or the Asus MK241[plb_2332619_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The AOC M2870V does not have a card reader integrated, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other LCD screens of this type and age also do not have a card reader integrated.

It is worth also looking at alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a card reader integrated including the UP2414Q[pl_2251567_price], or the UP2715K[pl_2678878_price] both from DELL or the Benq BL3201[plb_2558150_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many LCD screens that came out around the same time as it.

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Only One HDMI Ports Quantity

The AOC M2870V is a one HDMI ports quantity LCD screen.

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Fairly High Power Consumption (off)

The AOC M2870V has a fairly high power consumption (off) (0.5 Watts) compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that have been available for more than two years. Flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the M2870V have power consumption (off)s of between 0.005W and 21W.

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3 Other reasons to consider the AOC M2870V

Average Running Costs

The M2870V is typical compared to the other 1,019 LCD screens of a similar age and type that we have analysed for 8 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the M2870V is £72.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market for over three years.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on similar spec PC monitors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Specification

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Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Backlight Type
Supported Video Modes
HD Type
HDCP
Digital Vertical Frequency
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Viewable Size, Vertical
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Aspect Ratio
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
DVI Port
AC (power) in
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Power LED
On/off Switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Power
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
User Guide On CD-ROM

1 Award

pcgameware.co.uk Gold

Expert Reviews

(6)
9 March 2015

This monitor is approximately 67 cm wide overall and 40 cm high with a polished black bezel -- 3cm at the bottom and 2cm on all other sides. There is no height adjustment but, with the lower edge... Read more…

9 September 2014

All in all I'm actually very impressed and quite surprised by the AOC m2870Vq 28 inch LED MVA Monitor , the packaging whilst not as eye catching as some, will certainly stand out amongst a sea of...

Pcgameware.co.uk

19 June 2014

This large 1080p screen will give you good image quality on a budget...

13 July 2014

Veel lezers van Hardware.Info lopen tegenwoordig niet echt warm voor monitoren met een diagonaal van 27 inch en een Full HD resolutie, dus we zijn benieuwd wat jullie vinden van exemplaren met een... Read more…

6 August 2014

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User Reviews

(41)
Reviewed 14 August 2015 by William Hill
(Verified Purchase)

I now own three of these excellent monitors. Great price if you can catch it around £150 Be the envy of anyone who sees your workstation. I hate going to work and using 19" screens but I love... Read more…

Quiet
I bought this card as a replacement for a 40 card that wasn't truly compatible, but worked for a while ( I got it for another pc but didn't use it so it was there) I played War for the Overworld and h
High performance
Don't overheat at all, keeps a cool temp over long periods of time. Plays mostly any game on ultra setting with out a hitch with goof fps
Good price, runs cool, good perfomance
Faulty HDMI
Heavily under performs around 6k fire strike and low fps in game
None, hopefully won't be any
Poorly constructed not durable
I bought this as a GPU for a whole new system in Aug 2015; it's now mid Jan 2016 and it has self-destructed. I moved my desktop
Reviewed 9 October 2014 by N. Solomon

Got two monitors for me and my son, I am impressed with what I got for the price. My son is very pleased too...

Reviewed 26 August 2015 by Mr Triggs
(Verified Purchase)

Big and impressive with great colour and clarity. Comes with VGA, HDMI and DP cable so no need to buy one (Lesson learned there) Great price as well for such a large monitor...

Reviewed 21 July 2015 by Mick
(Verified Purchase)

Good picture, large screen ata low price for the size. Seems to work with anything, HD media players, CCTV camers via HDMI converters. VGA or HDMI straight from a PC or a VGA/ HDMI converter. Good... Read more…

Reviewed 28 June 2015 by D robinson
(Verified Purchase)

Arrived ahead of scheduled delivery, well packaged, easy set up, good quality picture, happy customer...

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £69.22
Electricity cost when on standby £2.56
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Total running cost over 5 years £71.78
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the AOC M2870Vuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.36T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.36 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers aoc 20m1, aoc m2870, aoc m2870v, aoc m2870vq, aoc m2870vh, aoc 300cdm2, aoc m2870vhe, aoc 1920x1080
Barcodes 00685417076789, 00685417085583, 04038986184366, 04038986184373, 04923123155388, 05053118914146

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