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Asus MX279H PC Monitor

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hardware.info Silver Award uk.hardware.info Silver 01net.com 5 Star altomdata.dk Recommended technopat.net Editor's Choice
27" 1920 X 1080 80000000:1 LED Jan 2013
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26 Reasons For

Ten Industry Awards

Expert review sites love this medium monitor and have given it ten awards.

The writers at three expert review sites all wrote that this PC screen was fantastic and gave it their highest award. Hardwaremx.com, Techno-labs.com and Technopat.net all gave this flatpanel monitor an "Editor's Choice" award.

This flatpanel monitor received a "Recommended" from both Altomdata.dk and Ferra.ru, both of which concluded that this Asus flatpanel monitor was good.

The reviewers at Hardware.info and Uk.hardware.info both said that this Asus PC display was very good and gave it their "Silver" award.

Furthermore, the expert at Gamezoom.net gave this medium monitor a "Gold Award" and decided it was terrific and Xfastest.com gave it an "Innovation Award" and decided it was pioneering.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on eighteen expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, Digital Versus, altomdata.dk and ocaholic.ch.english the average expert rating of this flatpanel monitor is 80%.

User Reviews Are Good

This medium monitor has an average user rating of 88% based on 398 user reviews.

Good Picture Quality

A number of people reckoned that it had good picture quality. Brian Ellis mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “This screen is so lovely been watching some 4k hd Videos and the picture quality colour etc is amazing” and rated the product 80 out of 100. Camazon Wustomer said on Amazon “PSU is rated at 64.98 watts, so I imagine this panels improved image quality/technology requires a little more power” and gave it a score of 4 stars. Chris said “Picture quality is excellent” and rated the Asus MX279H as very good.

A number of Asus MX279H reviewers who reviewed the product considered that it had good colour saturation. A. Shiell said “Contrast, colours etc all brilliant” in their Asus MX279H review. Allphil mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Vibrant colours, great speakers”. Angus scored the Asus MX279H very highly and said “Excellent monitor, everything looks better, colours are richer, details are clearer”.

Several customers who bought the Asus MX279H thought it had a wide viewing angle. Mr. T. S. Green said “The viewing angle is probably the best I have seen” in their Asus MX279H review. Yavanna mentioned “The viewing angle is great whilst with the Sammy I had to sit square on”.

A few people considered that the Asus MX279H had clear images. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Bright clear image” in their review of this PC monitor.

A few customers agreed that it had a sharp image. Anthony Hold mentioned on Amazon “The colours are so rich and bright, great sharpness”. Product Analyst wrote “It holds a good degree of sharpness.” in their Asus MX279H review nonetheless they only scored the product 60 out of 100.

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Good Size

Seventeen Asus MX279H reviewers considered that this PC monitor was thin. Adam mentioned “Fantastic looking monitor with a slim bezel” and gave the product a score of 5 stars. Anthony Hold rated the product 5 stars and he said in his review of this PC monitor “The screen itself is thin, sleek and sophisticated in its design”. Chris wrote on Amazon three years ago “The slim besel design and sundial stand looks slick”.

Six people reckoned that it was a good size. Clive Knight scored the product 4 stars and said in their review of the Asus MX279H on Amazon “Great picture, nice size.”. Gavin mentioned on Amazon “Great monitor, good size” and gave it an excellent review score. Jake said on Amazon “I'd rather spend that little bit extra to have everything working smoothly.- Good size and resolution” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

Three Asus MX279H reviewers considered that it was a good height. Magpie said in their Asus MX279H review on Amazon “Lovely - although no height adjustment”. Magpie also wrote “I have mine on a shelf so the height is perfect.”. Magpie also said “It has height adjustment”.

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was a good depth. Two years ago Adam gave the product a score of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Colour depth looks great particularly in games, makes such a difference to viewing images compared to my old Hanns-G monitor”.

One customer said in their reviews that the Asus MX279H was a good weight. Falcon said four years ago “Sharpe clear image, easy to install and light weight! The built in speakers are satisfactory for my general use”. One Asus MX279H reviewer who bought the Asus MX279H considered that it was a good body shape. Three years ago Gundars mentioned “Built in speakers are good when some body is sleeping”.

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Good Technical Features

A number of Asus MX279H reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Asus MX279H had good features. Chris M scored this PC monitor very highly and he mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “From what I saw I was happy! The Features”. Chris M also wrote “I feel like this Gaming Monitor has some really cool small features that give it the finishing touch”. Mr. C. N. Watson gave the Asus MX279H a rating of 4 stars and mentioned on Amazon “Great monitor with excellent picture and features”.

Easy to Use

Some Asus MX279H reviewers who bought this PC monitor said that it was easy to use. Bigbossinthepit mentioned on Amazon “Are really cool to use”. Brian Ellis scored the product 80 out of 100 and he said “Handy that I had one laying around”. Camazon Wustomer mentioned “You'll likely make mistakes if you are looking to use it solely for this purpose” in their review of the Asus MX279H.

Several Asus MX279H reviewers thought the Asus MX279H had a touch sensitive screen. James K said in his Asus MX279H review on Amazon “They're sort of touch sensitive and work fine once you get used to them”. Mr. C. N. Watson mentioned on Amazon “Love the touch sensitive buttons under the screen edge”. Three years ago Mr. Liam Wharnsby rated it 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The touch sensitive buttons are easy to press by mistake”.

A number of Asus MX279H reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Asus MX279H was easy to assemble. J R Pude said in their review of the Asus MX279H on Amazon “Easy to assemble and set-up” and gave this PC monitor a rating of 4 stars. Yours Truly said in their review of this PC monitor four years ago “Sleek base, of which was easy to assemble”.

Several Asus MX279H reviewers who purchased the Asus MX279H reckoned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Four years ago Thomas Coote gave the product a score of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “Sound levels are good too, I usually have it on around 70/100 as I find this a comfortable volume to listen at” in his review of the Asus MX279H. In the same month Tbreak.ae rated this PC monitor 4 stars and wrote “Whether it's the right CPU, or liquid cooling, or the most comfortable keyboard and mouse, we tend to take our time” in their review of the Asus MX279H.

A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to setup. Amazon Customer gave it a rating of 5 stars and said on Amazon “Easy to set up” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Robust

Thirty-seven people who purchased the product agreed that it was well made. Two years ago Andrew P. said “Are solid and provide tactile feedback” and gave it a rating of 4 stars. Bryan Watt wrote three years ago “The speakers were somewhat disappointing, although may be on par with other built in speakers, so would recommend using externals for home”. Four years ago Charles Edwards mentioned on Amazon “This monitor is everything Asus claims it to be and even the built in speakers are good.I have connected it to my PC with an HDMI cable” in his Asus MX279H review and rated the Asus MX279H 5 stars.

Five customers said in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Maiasri mentioned in their review last year “The stand is sturdy”.

A number of customers who bought the product thought it was reliable. Concept Filming mentioned on Amazon “Love Asus stuff, they seem to make slightly more reliable technology compared to the bigger brands” in their review of the Asus MX279H. Jm wrote two years ago “Has proved very reliable to date” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Musicman said in their review on Amazon in the same month “An excellent monitor which has proven very reliable” and rated this PC monitor 5 stars.

One Asus MX279H owner thought the product was easy to damage or scratch. T Taylor wrote two years ago “It was as advertised quite damaged packaging, this in no way affected the quality of the product”.

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Good Connectivity

A number of Asus MX279H reviewers who purchased the product concluded that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Three years ago Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “HD vidoes at 1080 are just superb with very comfortable viewing angles.3) 2 HDMI ports”. Andrew P. wrote in his review of the Asus MX279H “There are twin hdmi inputs as well as a vga” and gave it a score of 4 stars. C. Quinn said “Because it has it's own speakers and 2 HDMI ports it is perfectly suited to switch between the PS3” in their review and rated the product as very good.

One customer who purchased it thought it was good in terms of connectivity. Four years ago Dj Snap wrote in their review “Bright, has a very slim edge and has great connectivity options round the back”. One Asus MX279H reviewer thought the product had email functionality. Garyt said on Amazon “I could clearly see my Outlook email client burned into the screen” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Nice Design

A number of Asus MX279H reviewers considered that the Asus MX279H was good looking. Adam mentioned “In fact, I'm tempted to say this product looks as sexy when turned off as it does when turned on” in his review of the Asus MX279H. Angus said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Also the speakers built in are by Bang & Olufsen so are pretty damm good”. Anthony Hold gave this PC monitor a score of 5 stars and he said four years ago “Was I glad to see the price! Great price for probably the most stylish and beautifully crafted screen I have come across”.

Several Asus MX279H owners who purchased it thought it was a good design. Adam said “The sun dial stand design is sturdy and easy to assemble, even by yourself” in his Asus MX279H review. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Asus MX279H “Pros1) Excellent design” and scored it 5 stars. Anthony Hold he wrote on Amazon “The design itself is absolutely stunning” in his review.

Some Asus MX279H owners who bought the product concluded that it was smooth. Adam mentioned on Amazon two years ago “The smooth bezel really is worth a few extra pounds” in his review of this PC monitor. Andrew P. wrote “When gaming on the laptop it is smooth and bright and keeps up, with no lag” in his review of this PC monitor. Expert website Reviewed.com mentioned “Their current-generation AH-IPS panels are wrapped in minimalist chrome and perch upon smooth, cir” but despite that they only scored this PC monitor 3 stars.

Several Asus MX279H reviewers who reviewed the Asus MX279H concluded that it was aesthetic. Two years ago Andrew P. mentioned on Amazon “The screen is aesthetically pleasing, bright and clear with a good viewing angle”. Deep21 mentioned on Amazon “Although I've seen better displays, aesthetically this is a great looking monitor, although I would say that the B&O sound is over-hyped” in their review.

One Asus MX279H reviewer who reviewed it reckoned that it had a thick frame. Mr Peter W Lascelles gave it a very good review and he mentioned in his review of this PC monitor “Ps3 have to say I have not been disappointed, looks very cool with thin bezel and image quality is amazing”.

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Good Product Quality

A few customers wrote in their reviews that the Asus MX279H was good quality. A. Boylan said on Amazon four years ago “Excellent picture quality spoiled by hum picked up by the audio system, that” in their review of this PC monitor and rated the product 80 out of 100. Alex scored it 4 stars and he said in his review “Sound quality is also excellent and having 2 HDMI ports is fantastic”. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Looks really trendy.2) Amazing picture quality” in their review of this PC monitor and scored it 5 stars.

Reasonably Priced

Fourty-one people reckoned that this PC monitor was good value for money. Andrew P. said “Got this monitor on amazon lightning deals and am very impressed with the functionality and value for money” and rated the product 80 out of 100. Anthony Hold mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Came across this slightly bigger and more elegant monitor from ASUS and was I glad to see the price! Great price for probably the most stylish” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Bryan Watt mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Good looking monitor and great price”.

Seven people said in their reviews that this PC monitor was a bargain for the price. Kristian H. wrote on Amazon in January last year “Cheap built quality” in her review but despite that she scored this PC monitor 40 out of 100. M. Tsimaris mentioned “In reality is built cheap and you most likely have defects (I mean come on.3 out of 3 says it all).2”. Mr. T. S. Green rated the product as excellent and mentioned on Amazon four years ago “For the price it is an absolute steal, I can only assume it is so cheap due to not sporting a 1440p resolution” in their Asus MX279H review.

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Good Sound Quality

Several customers mentioned in their reviews that it had good sound quality. Amazon Customer gave the product a rating of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “1 W when in standby.6) Excellent sound quality”. Camazon Wustomer rated the Asus MX279H 4 stars and mentioned in their Asus MX279H review four years ago “The resultant quality of the audio is adequate”. Deep21 said on Amazon “Audio quality is only slightly better than any other integral monitor speakers” in their Asus MX279H review.

Acceptable Noise Level

Some people reckoned that the Asus MX279H was noisy. Four years ago A. Shiell mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Its only loud enough for a small room”. In the same month Camazon Wustomer said on Amazon “The Bang & Olufsen ICEpower internal amplifier and internal speakers are very much louder than any monitor I've had” in their review of this PC monitor and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Chris mentioned on Amazon “Speakers are a add bonus, which are loud”.

Asus Has Good PC Screen Reviews

On average Asus medium monitors have good reviews compared to other brands as do all PC screens manufactured by Asus.

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Good Support

A number of customers who purchased the Asus MX279H said that it had good technical guidance. Four years ago Brownwood said on Amazon “When one compares it with the sound delivered by other monitors it is quite outstanding The instructions supplied are useless”. Peter J Wareham said three years ago “Only reason for 4 stars is the adjustment menu and instructions need updating and easier to use”. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review on Expert Reviews four years ago “There’s plenty of screen tilt to help you f” and rated it 4 stars.

Good Environmental Credentials

A number of Asus MX279H reviewers who reviewed the Asus MX279H concluded that it was good in terms of power usage. Bigbossinthepit said “The power usage is brilliant, with brightness all the way down it only uses 9w” in their review of this PC monitor and scored the product 5 stars. Michael mentioned in his review of the Asus MX279H on Amazon three years ago “Low energy consumption, AH-IPS, modern design, no dead or hot pixels, true colours! Great monitor!”.

Price Has Dropped by £39.81

In the last 56 days the MX279H has dropped in price by £39.81.

LED Display

This PC monitor has an LED display, which is the most commonly found display on PC screens of a comparable type and age to it.

There are a number of alternative LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available that you might also want to consider including the NEC EA224WMi[plb_1412543_price], or the DELL U2515H[plb_2680650_price] which has better reviews; or the iiyama XB2783HSU[plb_1619965_price] which is cheaper.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus MX279H has a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the MX279H which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the iiyama XB2485WSU[plb_1448731_price], the Asus VG248QE[plb_1529549_price], or the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price].

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Asus MX279H has one of the wider viewing angle, horizontals (178 degrees) amongst PC displays of this age. PC screens of a comparable spec and age to the MX279H have viewing angle, horizontals of between -5° and 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that are a similar age to the MX279H is 170°. The Asus MX279H has one of the wider viewing angle, verticals (178 degrees) amongst comparable spec flatpanel monitors of this age.

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Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The Asus MX279H is a two HDMI ports quantity PC display.

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal (metric)

The Asus MX279H has a quite big display diagonal (metric) (68.6 centimeters) compared to most of the other similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to the MX279H. Across all the LCD screens that were released more than two years ago the display diagonal (metric)s range from 28cm to 590cm.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This PC display has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC monitors that came out more than two years ago.

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Has Three Cables Includeds

The number of cables included found on the Asus MX279H is more than most comparable spec PC displays that have been around for around the same time as it. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on comparable spec PC monitors that are a similar age to the MX279H. The cables includeds "Audio (3.5mm)" and "VGA" are also found on this PC screen.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D

The Asus MX279H is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years are also not 3D.

Flatpanel monitors which are 3D that might also be worth considering include the Benq XL2420[plb_1453626_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Asus MX279H does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC screens that came out more than two years ago also do not have a built-in camera.

We compared all the other PC displays which also have a built-in camera to this flatpanel monitor and we think the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price], or the Apple 27" Thunderbolt Display[plb_1794077_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

Most flatpanel monitors that were released around the same time as the MX279H do not have a card reader integrated. The Asus MX279H is no exception to this as it too does not have a card reader integrated.

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Only HD HD Type

This flatpanel monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.

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Fairly High Power Consumption (off)

The power consumption (off)s of flatpanel monitors of this age and type range from 0.005W to 21W. The Asus MX279H has one of the higher power consumption (off)s (0.5 Watts) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Asus MX279H

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the MX279H is £60 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 993 flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

This Asus flatpanel monitor was released over four years ago.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on medium monitors that have been available for more than two years.

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Specification

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Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
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3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
HD Type
HDCP
Display SRGB
Digital Vertical Frequency
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Aspect Ratio
Pixel Pitch
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
PC Audio in
Headphone Connectivity
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Performance
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
VESA Mounting
Power LED
On/off Switch
Power
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included
Other Features
Volume Control

10 Awards

gamezoom.net Gold Award hardwaremx.com Editor's Choice techno-labs.com Editor's Choice hardware.info Silver Award uk.hardware.info Silver 01net.com 5 Star xfastest.com Innovation Award altomdata.dk Recommended ferra.ru Recommended technopat.net Editor's Choice

Expert Reviews

(35)
31 January 2014

Despite a glaring lack of good features, we feel that the Asus MX279H definitely has more than one strong suit. While $329 puts it outside of the "budget bin" range, securing a 27-inch IPS LCD...

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11 May 2013

The ASUS MX279H is certainly one sexy display, and it showcased some of the most brilliant reproduction seen at a very affordable price tag. It would have been nicer to have a bit more screen real...

29 April 2013

The ASUS MX279H is an attractive display with a very decent, frameless design. With a mere 18 millimeter thick display you get a 27 inch AH-IPS panel, FullHD resolution, a touch sensitive menu bar... Read more…

20 February 2013

As ASUS continues to branch out into the sexier world of phones, tablets and hybrid PCs, there is still a place on computer store shelves the good old stand alone PC monitor.Perhaps aware that... Read more…

11 February 2013

We?d prefer a higher maximum resolution, but this is a beautifully designed monitor with great image quality...

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User Reviews

(283)
Reviewed 31 January 2013 by Maggie K.
(Verified Purchase)

I wish it came with VESA mounting screw-holes, but it's not a big deal. I'll make a shelf a secure the stand of this monitor with it. I bought this monitor because I couldn't put up with the... Read more…

Reviewed 15 February 2013 by Adam M.
(Verified Purchase)

It has some blooming/flashlighting in the corners, but, I'm used to such things with my LED television I basically ignore it...

Reviewed 3 February 2015 by Liorbardes
Liorbardes would recommend the Asus MX279H (Verified Purchase)

First off, the product design is stunning. The speakers are acceptable but aren't loud enough when jamming out to a song. Volume controls and general menu functions are ok, creative, but not... Read more…

Reviewed 9 July 2014 by Tyler M.
(Verified Purchase)

Some reviews Blast the speakers on the monitor, though they do not sound like a surround sound setup (sarcasm), they are OK. I don't use it, I have it hooked up to my Afterglow wireless headset... Read more…

Reviewed 18 June 2013 by Kevin Matley
Kevin Matley would recommend the Asus MX279H (Verified Purchase)

I've been through about 8 different monitors trying to find something that is not a pain to look at. I read a lot of reviews about this one and none of the problems that anyone has had have been... Read more…

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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Benq XL2430 vs Asus MX279H

Benq XL2430 vs Asus MX279H
Benq XL2430 Asus MX279H
£ 259.98 £241.38
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