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71

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Asus VS278Q-P

Asus VS278Q-P
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occlub.ru Recommended
An award winning and fully featured 27" LCD screen, with moderate running costs
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Sep 2012
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Asus VS278Q-P Review

With excellent features and reviews, we have scored the Asus VS278Q-P as follows:
85
Reviews
100 Reviews + 1 Award
86
Features
Fully-Featured
60
Age
5 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has great user reviews but below average expert reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this PC display to others. This PC monitor has received a "Recommended" award from Occlub.ru. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of £120 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 14% of all 3,255 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
Customers report it is fairly priced, excellent design and that it is a good size.
The VS278Q-P has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very fast response time
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Two HDMI ports

Asus VS278Q-P In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

The expert at website Occlub.ru recommend this flatpanel monitor and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Poor Expert Reviews

This PC display has an average expert rating of 60% based on three expert reviews from sites including Techradar, techradar.com/au/ and altomdata.dk. It seems that experts really don't rate this LCD screen very highly.

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Good Owner Reviews

Users have rated this LCD screen on average 87%. 62 reviewers (85% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

11 owners who purchased it agreed that it was good value for money.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Seven customers who reviewed the Asus VS278Q-P considered that it was good looking.

Asus LCD Screens Have Very Good Reviews

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

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Two customers concluded that it was thin.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two customers thought it had a good refresh rate.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the VS278Q-P will cost £120 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 3,255 LCD screens.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This PC display was released in September 2012.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The VS278Q-P's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 72% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all PC monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Very Fast Response Time

The VS278Q-P's response time of only 1ms is in the fastest 6% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The fastest response time of flatpanel monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The VS278Q-P's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 28% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC screens is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the VS278Q-P of only 160° is in the narrowest 24% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked 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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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VS278Q-P has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Two HDMI Ports

The VS278Q-P is a two HDMI port flatpanel monitor. Most of the other flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports.

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Has an HDMI

The VS278Q-P has an HDMI. 93% of flatpanel monitors do not have an HDMI.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus 1920x1080, asus vs278qpa1

Barcodes:

00012300421928, 00012303906125, 00071325857235, 00085337391922, 00100177353876, 00115970724457, 00163120524761, 00471665917772, 00702479124033, 00734911347410, 00803982784629, 00809392587577, 00886227177738, 00886227384020, 00886227722792, 04053162744981, 04055895838517, 04056572597406, 04716659722793, 05054484706182, 05054533706187, 05054629424285, 05712505615126, 07426700209216, 08862271777386

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