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Asus VB178D-J PC Monitor

17" 1280 X 1024 50000000:1 LED Jun 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £38.46 Electricity cost over 5 years
Asus has good flatpanel monitor reviews
Has an ECO mode
Does not have a built-in USB hub

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Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The average running cost of the VB178D-J is £39 over 8 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 93 PC displays of this age and spec.


Reviews

Asus Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

We checked 17,105 expert and user reviews (including 65 verified purchases) for Asus PC monitors and found that on average Asus has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Asus has good reviews specifically within its small monitors range. 94% of those that bought a Asus PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Technical Details

Has an ECO Mode

The VB178D-J has an ECO mode, as do most of the other small monitors that are a similar age to this PC screen.

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Has a Game Mode

The Asus VB178D-J has a game mode. Most of the other LCD screens that were launched more than a year ago also have a game mode.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus VB178D-J does not have a built-in USB hub, although keep in mind that most of the other PC displays that were released around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This Asus PC monitor was released in June 2015.


Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The VB178D-J has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this spec and age also have an Energy Star certified.

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Display

1280 X 1024 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels, which is typical of many PC screens of this spec and age.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

At 170 degrees, the VB178D-J has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other LCD screens that have been around for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of similar spec PC displays that are a comparable age to this LCD screen is 65°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 140°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

At 160 degrees, the VB178D-J has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other small monitors that are a comparable age to this LCD screen. The viewing angles, vertical of flatpanel monitors of this age and spec range from 50° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 130°.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus vb178dj
Barcodes 04716659649427

Asus VB178D-J Review Sources

To prepare this Asus VB178D-J 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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