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AOC Q2577PWQ PC Monitor

£214.98
25" 50000000:1 LED Mar 2015
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £143.57 Electricity cost over 5 years
Four industry awards
Not easy to use the menus
Poor technical guidance
33 Reviews + 4 Awards
dinside.no/data Recommended kitguru.net Must Have eteknix.com Editor's Choice Expert Reviews Recommended
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Reviews

Four Industry Awards

The writers at review sites Expert Reviews and Dinside.no/data both said that concluded that they would endorse this PC display and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The author at one other expert review site decided that this PC screen was exceptional and gave it their highest award. Eteknix.com gave this PC display an "Editor's Choice" award.

One additional expert review site thought that this AOC LCD screen was good. Kitguru.net gave this LCD screen a "Must Have" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Five experts from sites including Expert Reviews, tweakers.net, dinside.no/data and kitguru.net have rated this PC screen on average 83 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Good

Q2577PWQ owners on average rated this PC screen 84%. 14 reviewers (74% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars.

AOC PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

Based on 5,597 expert and user reviews (including 599 verified purchases), AOC has good reviews for its PC monitors. AOC also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 96% of those that bought a AOC PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Support

Poor Technical Guidance

One customer who bought the product mentioned that it did not have good technical guidance. Dreverhaven wrote “Full adjustment is not straightforward because all the instructions are on a cd - 60+ pages” in their review of this PC monitor.


Power

Not Good in Terms of Recycling

One customer who bought the product reckoned that it was not good in terms of recycling. Amazon.co.uk said “Carton recycled” in their review of the AOC Q2577PWQ.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer who bought the AOC Q2577PWQ thought it was quiet.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market since April 2017.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Q2577PWQ has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC screens of this age and type.

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to consider including the AOC I2460 (£201.35) which is cheaper; or the Benq BL2411 (£219.81) which has better reviews.

Alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to look at include the Philips 241P4 (£217.88).

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Energy

Very High Running Costs

The Q2577PWQ is in the most expensive 13% of all 1,088 flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the Q2577PWQ will cost £144 over 8 years to run.


Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The AOC Q2577PWQ has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for more than two years also have an Energy Star certified.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

The AOC Q2577PWQ is a one HDMI port LCD screen.

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Design

Not Easy to Use the Menus

Nine people mentioned in their reviews that the AOC Q2577PWQ was not easy to use the menus. Amazon.co.uk wrote “Limited menu options, you won't be able to adjust all that much” in their review of this PC monitor. Amazon.co.uk also said “All of the alternative display settings are terrible” in their review. Amazon.co.uk also said “The monitor began to display to on-screen volume control, with no response to the buttons, except while holding menu button.” in their review.

Three people wrote in their reviews that it was not easy to use. Amazon.co.uk mentioned last year “Limited cards will support free sync, which means, if you go with this model and want to use Freesync, you will ave to stick to Radeon cards only” in their review of this PC monitor. Amazon.co.uk also said “I would have paid an extra 50 if the manufacturer decided to use solid plastic” in their review. Amazon.co.uk also mentioned “Bad quality control” in their review.

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Good Looking

Eleven people concluded that it was good looking. Amazon.co.uk wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Colors are pretty good for TN panel”. Amazon.co.uk also said “I work with computers all day and i enjoy good direct x 11 gaming too and i wanted a beautiful monitor to play my games” in their review. Amazon.co.uk also mentioned “Beautiful display, very solid mount.” in their review.

Three customers who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was well designed. Amazon.co.uk wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Easy Height, Pivot, Swivel, Tilt Display Design”. Amazon.co.uk also wrote “Frame less design and ergonomic shape makes it more appealing” in their review. Amazon.co.uk also said “Just overall good design” in their review.

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Good Quality

Eighteen owners said in their reviews that the product was good quality. Last year Amazon.co.uk said “Built in speakers (not the best quality.”. Expert review site Kitguru.net wrote “If it wasn't already obvious, we were seriously impressed by the picture quality of the AOC Q2577PWQ” in their review of the AOC Q2577PWQ and rated it 6 stars. Two years ago expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk wrote “Great image quality from a 25in panel.”.

Well Made

Nineteen people concluded that the product was well made. Amazon.co.uk said in their review of this PC monitor “This is a really thin, really bright and really well-built piece of hardware”. Amazon.co.uk also wrote “Its heavy so thank goodness for the strong build base” in their review. Amazon.co.uk also said “What can you expect from little built in speakers” in their review.

Two customers wrote in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Amazon.co.uk said “The stand on this thing is incredibly sturdy, easily adjustable(air pump for height is really high quality” in their AOC Q2577PWQ review. Loafster mentioned “It looks and feels more than sturdy enough and being VESA means I may put it to use on another screen or possibly my LED TV in the bedroom” and gave this PC monitor a score of 7 stars.

One customer who purchased it reckoned that it was reliable.

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Good Picture Quality

Seven people reckoned that this PC monitor had good picture quality. Amazon.co.uk wrote “Picture quality is amazing” but even so they gave it a score of 17.6 out of 100. Amazon.co.uk also mentioned “The image quality met the level of wow that I have come to expect from Asus monitors” in their review. Amazon.co.uk also said “IPS meaning that you'll get very good picture quality out of the box much better than that of your standard TN type displays” in their review.

Three people who reviewed the product concluded that it had a wide viewing angle. Amazon.co.uk wrote last year “Great viewing angle for a TN panel, at least from my own experience” in their review of the AOC Q2577PWQ. Amazon.co.uk also wrote “The biggest plus is the minimized colorvalue shifting due to viewing angle” in their review.

Two owners who bought it reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Eteknix.com said in their AOC Q2577PWQ review two years ago “Vibrant colours”. David E. mentioned on Amazon “Good crisp display and good colours” and gave this PC monitor a rating of 8 stars.

Two customers who bought the product reckoned that it had image ghosting. Two years ago Eteknix.com said “Ghosting is present in some in” in their review of the AOC Q2577PWQ. Amazon.co.uk said “NO ghosting in games means response time is amazing” in their review of this PC monitor.

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good contrast ratio. Amazon.co.uk said “You can get both dark blacks and bright whites, much more range than a TN screen”. Amazon.co.uk also wrote “The contrast ratio is outstanding” in their review.

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Price

Reasonable Price (given Specification

Seventeen owners thought it was good value for money. Two years ago Eteknix.com said in their review of the AOC Q2577PWQ “Reasonable price (given specification”. Amazon.co.uk said in April last year “Matte finish on the monitor doesn't look cheap or "chintzy" looking compared to shiny plastic frames” in their review of this PC monitor. Eteknix.com also wrote “Pricing The AOC Q2577PWQ monitor is currently available from OverclockersUK for the reasonable price of £229.99” in their review.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers q2577pwq 2560x14405msvgadvihdmidp, q2577pwq q2577pwq, contact q2577pwq, aoc q2577pwq25, aoc aocq2577p, info q2577pwq, aoc 2560x1440, aoc n156505w, aoc 350cdm2, info 2560x1
Barcodes 00685417715381, 04038986165013

AOC Q2577PWQ Review Sources

To prepare this AOC Q2577PWQ review we compared this PC monitor to 3,037 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 687,538 product attributes, 78,627 PC monitor reviews and 7,443,100 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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