Share on
6 Images + 7 Videos

Loading image...

AOC Q2781PQ PC Monitor

27" LCD Flat 615mm Jun 2016
Display Diagonal Display Screen Shape Width Release Date £117.93 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
12 Reviews + 2 Awards Recommended Expert Reviews Recommended
Amazon UK £316.98 Go to Store
Novatech £328.86 Go to Store
Ebuyer £328.86 Go to Store
See All 15 Prices from 14 Stores | £316.98 - £441.67 | Price Trend | Get Price Alerts
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product


Price Has Gone Up by 3% (3%)

There was a cheaper price of £306.50 on eBay 62 days ago.


Two Industry Awards

The experts at two expert review sites both concluded that they would recommend this PC screen. Expert Reviews and both gave this PC monitor a "Recommended" award.

Good Expert Reviews

This PC display has an average expert rating of 89% based on seven expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews,, and PC monitor experts think this LCD screen is one of the better recently released similar spec PC displays.

Good Brand

We checked 5,606 owner and expert reviews (including 610 verified purchases) for AOC PC monitors and found that on average AOC has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that AOC has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors. 96% of those that bought a AOC PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Released Eleven Months Ago

It was June 2016 when this flatpanel monitor was released.

Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most of the other recently released medium monitors, the Q2781PQ does not have a built-in USB hub.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Two HDMI Ports

The Q2781PQ is a two HDMI port PC screen.

Chart Hide Chart Edit


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Q2781PQ does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that were launched in the last 12 months which have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Asus PB287Q (£423.18), or the Philips 258B6QUEB (£359.99); or the iiyama GB2783QSU (£274.94).

What is a built-in speaker(s)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit


Very High Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the Q2781PQ will cost £118 over 8 years to run, which makes it one of the least economic to run recently released flatpanel monitors.


Has an Energy Star Certified

The Q2781PQ has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other recently released medium monitors also have an Energy Star certified.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The Q2781PQ has a greater number of cables included than most latest similar spec flatpanel monitors. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC monitor. The cables included "HDMI" and "VGA" are also found on this PC display.

What does "cables included" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit


Quite Fast Response Time

At only 4 milliseconds, the AOC Q2781PQ has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor. The average response time of similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to this LCD screen is 5.3ms.

What does "response time" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers q2781pq 1920x10802msvgadvidhdmi, aoc international q2781pq, info 1920x10801ms, q2781pq q2781pq, aoc 2560x1440, aoc p242390p, info q2781pq, aoc q2781pq, aoc 350cdm2
Barcodes 00685417714483, 04038986185813, 05057103158430

AOC Q2781PQ Review Sources

To prepare this AOC Q2781PQ review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 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 691,904 product attributes, 78,839 PC monitor reviews and 7,829,100 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.

Other PC Monitors to Consider



£ 149.00
£168 Cheaper
Three more awards
Cheaper to run by £47.68
59% higher power consumption (off)


£ 177.42
£140 Cheaper
Cheaper to run by £41.27
Expert review Rating is significantly Worse
Asus VG245H


£ 179.99
£137 Cheaper
3ms faster response time
Three times shallower
A lot dimmer display brightness
Asus MG28UQ


£ 422.99
2x shallower
Faster response time
One more HDMI port
£106 More Expensive
Acer XG270HU


£ 244.97
£72 Cheaper
Seven more awards
Faster response time
Only one HDMI port
Philips 246E7QDAB


£ 149.94
£167 Cheaper
Vastly shallower
Only one HDMI port