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Asus VC279H PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 80000000:1 LED May 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £74.61 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are good
Best seller
Inferior picture quality
20 Reviews
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Inferior Picture Quality

Two people wrote in their reviews that the product did not have good colour saturation. Amazon Customer said on expert review site Amazon last year “Poor colours across this display resulting in overall orange brown”.

Two owners who reviewed it reckoned that it did not have good picture quality. Amazon Customer said “Thoroughly dreadful picture quality” in their review of this PC monitor and gave the product a rating of 1 stars out of 5. Chris Knight wrote on expert review site Amazon “Slow Graphics” in his review of this PC monitor and gave it a score of 60 out of 100.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

This Asus LCD screen received a score of 80 out of 100 from PC monitor expert review website

Good User Reviews

On average, VC279 owners rated this PC monitor 80 out of 100. 11 reviewers (73% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

Good Brand

Based on 17,105 user and expert reviews (including 2,837 verified purchases), Asus has good reviews for its PC monitors. Asus also has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range. 96% of those that bought a Asus flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Reasonably Priced

Five people who purchased this PC monitor concluded that it was good value for money. Mr. T. Richards said on expert review site Amazon in April last year “Good stylist monitor with a thin bezel and decently priced” in their Asus VC279 review. They also wrote “Decent price for a quality monitor” in their review. Rb89 said in their review of this PC monitor in April last year “Great Value” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Three people who purchased it agreed that it was thin. Giovanni Bolton mentioned in April last year “Sharp colors and beautifully thin bezel” in his Asus VC279 review.


Best Seller

According to sales data from Amazon, the VC279 is one the most popular LCD screen currently on sale.

Released Over Two Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since May 2015.


OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this flatpanel monitor is A. The average running cost of the VC279 is £75 over 8 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 648 PC displays of a similar age and spec.


Nice Design

Three people mentioned in their reviews that the Asus VC279 was good looking. Rob B wrote in his review of this PC monitor “For gaming it's pretty good” but even so he only rated this PC monitor 60 out of 100.

Good Product Quality

Two people who bought it thought it was good quality. Ross mentioned in his Asus VC279 review “Exactly what was required and the quality is great”.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VC279 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC monitors of a comparable type and age to this LCD screen also have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the LG 24MB35PH, and the iiyama XB2283HSU-B1DP (£142.98) both of which are cheaper are also worth considering.

There are a number of alternative PC displays which also have a built-in speaker(s) which you might want to consider including the Asus C423AQ (£140.62).

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Has an HDCP

The Asus VC279 has an HDCP. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to this PC screen also have an HDCP.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus VC279 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Asus VC279 is more than most comparable spec PC monitors that are a similar age to it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago. The cables included "DVI" is also found on this PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus 1920x1080, asus vc279h
Barcodes 00889349017708, 04053162840287, 04712900017670

Asus VC279 Review Sources

To prepare this Asus VC279 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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