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Eizo ColorEdge CG277 PC Monitor

£1,558.80
27" LED 646mm Mar 2014
Display Diagonal Display Width Release Date £110.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
Four industry awards
Not good in terms of size
Connectivity is limited
26 Reviews + 4 Awards
digifotopro.nl Platinum alphr.com Recommended Trusted Reviews Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended
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Price Has Gone Up by £895.80 (57%)

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Reasonably Priced

Two customers who reviewed the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 agreed that it was good value for money. Two years ago Ephotozine.com wrote on Ephotozine “Although the price may seem high at first, for your money, you get a monitor that provides plen”. Curt said on Bhphotovideo.com “I've never seen such a bad backlight even in an inexpensive monitor” in his review of this PC monitor.

Two people concluded that this PC monitor was expensive. Expert website Alphr.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor “They may be expensive.”. Curt wrote “This backlight is unacceptable especially for such an expensive monitor” .

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Expensive

The cheapeast medium monitors that have been around for more than two years that we found costs £46 and the most expensive costs £9,999. We think that this medium monitor looks expensive for a PC screen of this age and type.


Reviews

Four Industry Awards

This PC display was given a "Recommended" award by both websites Trusted Reviews and Alphr.com, both of which said that this LCD screen was good.

Two more expert review sites endorsed this medium monitor. The writer at review website Ephotozine conluded that they would highly recommend this PC screen and gave it a "Highly Recommended" award and it received a Digifotopro.nl "Platinum" award.

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Excellent Expert Reviews

On average, based on six expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Ephotozine, tweakers.net and prad.de the average expert rating of this LCD screen is 96 out of 100. This puts this PC screen in the top 3% of all the LCD screens of this spec and age when ranked by average expert review score.

Owner Reviews Are Good

Users have rated this Eizo PC monitor on average 89 out of 100. Over 82% of reviewers gave this PC screen the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 91% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 277 owner and expert reviews (including 41 verified purchases) for Eizo PC screens and found that on average Eizo has good reviews. We also found that Eizo has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range. 92% of those that bought a Eizo LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Design

Built in Hardware Calibration

Four customers said in their reviews that the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 was well made. Trusted Reviews said in their review of this PC monitor “Built in hardware calibration” yet they scored it 19.4 out of 100. Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on Ephotozine “It sports a 27” LED backlit IPS display and features a built in calibration device that can be used to calibrate” and rated it 7 stars. Retouchingreviewer gave it a score of 7 stars and mentioned “The built in calibrator is a plus” in their review of this PC monitor.

One owner wrote that it was reliable. Tom said on Bhphotovideo.com “There is also the savings you realize in paper and ink as the proofing process becomes much more reliable”.

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High Image Quality

Four owners concluded that the product was good quality. Trusted Reviews mentioned “High image quality” although they rated the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 1 stars. Trusted Reviews also wrote “Superb overall image quality” in their review. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com said in their review of the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 two years ago “What is the Eizo ColorEdge CG277? The CG277 is Eizo's flagship non-4K monitor, offering the absolute finest in image quality” .

Excellent Stand and Ergonomics

Two people who purchased it mentioned that it was ergonomic. Trusted Reviews mentioned “Excellent stand and ergonomics” in their review of this PC monitor. Three years ago Hse Officer mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “It is very friendly and I like the ergonomics when working in both, vertical” in their review of this PC monitor.

One customer who purchased the Eizo ColorEdge CG277 mentioned that it was well designed. Suspect Busker scored this PC monitor 4 stars and said on Amazon “My only negative comment is that the unit design and space it takes on a desk is not as contemporary as my 27" iMac” in their Eizo ColorEdge CG277 review.

One person who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was good looking. Bigreddog wrote “While my old display was beautiful to look at” and gave it a score of 8 stars.

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Easy to Use

Three owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was easy to setup. Three years ago Retouchingreviewer said on Bhphotovideo.com “Very convenient to set up automatic calibrations as well” in their review of this PC monitor. Zipper said on Bhphotovideo.com “It was easy enough to set up (as long as you plug in the DVI to the right DVI plug on the card, oops).”.

Two customers who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to use. Tom he wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “This monitor maximizes the various programs powers to the point that they become even more useful and enjoyable to use” in his Eizo ColorEdge CG277 review.

One person thought the product was easy to use the menus. Zipper said in their review of this PC monitor on Bhphotovideo.com “Press the button on the built-in menu for color calibration”.

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Features

Good Technical Features

One owner who purchased this PC monitor said that it had good features.


Weight & Dimensions

Heavy and Bulky

One person thought the product was heavy and bulky. Three years ago Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of this PC monitor “Heavy bulky”.

Not Good in Terms of Size

One person thought the product was heavy and bulky. Three years ago Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of this PC monitor “Heavy bulky”.


Good Picture Quality

Four owners who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it had good picture quality. Alphr.com said “Their reputation for top-notch image quality, adjustability and features is well deserved” in their review of this PC monitor and gave the product a score of 9 stars.


Display

Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

At 178 degrees, the ColorEdge CG277 has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age. The average viewing angle, vertical of comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago is 170°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC display the viewing angles, horizontal range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The ColorEdge CG277 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to this PC monitor.

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Has an HDCP

The ColorEdge CG277 has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago also have an HDCP.

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Smart TV

Connectivity is Limited

One customer who purchased this PC monitor reckoned that it was not good in terms of connectivity. Trusted Reviews mentioned two years ago “Connectivity is limited”.


Energy

Running Costs Are Very High

The ColorEdge CG277 is in the most expensive 19% of all 1,088 PC screens of a similar spec and age that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the ColorEdge CG277 will cost £111 over 8 years to run.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

Most PC screens that have been available for more than two years have between one and three HDMI ports, including the ColorEdge CG277 which has one HDMI port.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

Eizo released the ColorEdge CG277 in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers eizorange cg277ukmodel, eizo 2560x1440, eizo cg277bk
Barcodes 00666688187411, 00690592037388, 00878132858833, 04995047044352, 05054629451069

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