AOC Q2778
AOC Q2778
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AOC Q2778

A 2 year old 2560 x 1440 PC monitor with poor features and a price that represents poor value for money
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 LCD Feb 2015
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AOC Q2778 Review

Released 2 years ago and with low running costs, we have scored the AOC Q2778 as follows for Summary.
Missing Some Features
2 Years Old
£77 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 28?

NEC flatpanel monitors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC screens are available. View the latest PC displays 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of £77 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,772 PC displays that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal
Quite narrow viewing angle, vertical

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £129 on Amazon UK 56 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 54% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

AOC Q2778 In-Depth Analysis


AOC PC Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 7,156 expert and user reviews (including 784 verified purchases) for AOC LCD screens and found that on average AOC has very good ratings compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a AOC PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old and at £239.99 it is more expensive than 66% of flatpanel monitors.

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution

The AOC Q2778 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC display, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all PC displays is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Very Fast Response Time

The response time of the AOC Q2778 of only 1ms is in the fastest 6% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The AOC Q2778's viewing angle, horizontal of only 170° is in the narrowest 22% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the viewing angles, horizontal range from 17° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 16° and the widest being 180°. The viewing angle, vertical of the AOC Q2778 of only 160° is quite narrow compared to most other PC screens. It is in the narrowest 24% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since February 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The Q2778 is typical compared to the other 2,772 PC monitors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the Q2778 will cost £77 over 8 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

q2778vqe 2560x14401msvgadvidhdmidp, q2778vqe q2778vqe, info 2560x14401ms, website q2778vqe, aoc q2778vqe27, aoc aocq2778v, info q2778vqe, aoc 2560x1440, aoc p220929p, aoc 350cdm2


00685417097982, 00763109154530, 04038986185134, 04058829157395

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