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Asus VC279NW

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Asus VC279NW

£184.99
£158.99 £26 cheaper than 9 days ago
Asus VC279
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A fully featured and top-value 27" PC screen, with moderate running costs
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No May 2015 A
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Asus VC279 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with features, we have ranked the Asus VC279 number 675 in medium monitors and number 688 across all PC monitors.
92
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
2 Years Old
65
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £77 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Exclusive gameplus function
Vivid, lifelike visuals
80,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
ASUS-exclusive vividpixel technology
Monitor without vividpixel
VC series - in-plane switching technology panel incorporated with vividpixel
QuickFit virtual scale for true what you see is what you get

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £184.99 to £158.99 in the last 9 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Asus VC279 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus PC Displays Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 42,619 user and expert reviews (including 6,335 verified purchases), Asus has very good reviews for its PC displays. 95% of those that bought a Asus PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Outstanding Value for Money

The product has good features but is over 6 months old. However at £158.99 it is still in the cheapest 41% of PC monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £26 (14%)

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This Asus PC monitor has an efficiency rating of A+. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the VC279 will cost £77 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Asus PC monitor was released in May 2015.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

PC monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Asus VC279's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 15% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Asus VC279 of 5ms is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 28% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VC279 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Asus VC279's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 70% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Asus VC279 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 94% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Asus VC279 of 1,000 is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 73% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has AC and DVI

The number of cables included found on the Asus VC279 is more than most PC monitors. The most commonly found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included DVI and AC are also found on this Asus PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus vc279nw

Barcodes:

04053162840287, 04712900017670

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