iiyama E2278H
iiyama E2278H
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Iiyama E2278H

A classic and cheap to run 1920 x 1080 flatpanel monitor
21.5" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 5000000:1 LED Aug 2012
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Iiyama E2278H Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the iiyama E2278H number 774 across all PC monitors.
18 Reviews
Missing Some Features
5 Years Old
£54 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 46?

It has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 94%, based on 18 reviews. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2017.
This iiyama PC monitor has running costs of £54 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,768 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, good product quality and that it is easy to use. However they also report poor connectivity.
The E2278H is missing some features:

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Iiyama E2278H In-Depth Analysis


User Reviews Are Excellent

Based on 18 user reviews the average user rating of this PC display is marvellous. 15 reviewers (83% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Some iiyama E2278H reviewers wrote in their reviews that the product was good value for money. Baja-King gave the iiyama E2278H a rating of 5 stars and mentioned “Excellent Monitor for the price”. Two years ago Dianne Whetter mentioned in her review of the iiyama E2278H “Great value for money”. Meriem Debbabi wrote in their review of the iiyama E2278H on Amazon “It is the quality is good enough for the price that have been paid”.

One person who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Tomas rated the product 5 stars and he wrote in his review of this PC monitor “It has DVI-D for which I believe there are cheap and simple converters to HDMI”.

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Customers Report Superior Product Quality

A few iiyama E2278H reviewers who reviewed it considered that it was good quality. Chrisp wrote on Amazon “Top quality, no problems with it at all” and scored it 5 stars. David Edward Saunders said “Top quality monitor” . Omar gave it a score of 5 stars and he said “Excellent product for money, very high quality and clear/ adjustable angle view makes excellent view” in his review of this PC monitor.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

One iiyama E2278H reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to setup. Happyshopper'14 mentioned in their review “It was easy to set-up and works well”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Four years ago Jack Alsatian he mentioned on Amazon “Why was it supplied with a cable with a continental plug? Fine if you are planning to use it in France” in his review.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 1,342 expert and owner reviews (including 113 verified purchases), iiyama has very good reviews for its PC screens.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

One person thought it had a wide viewing angle. Two years ago Geoff Grove mentioned in their review of the iiyama E2278H “Absolutely impressed - straight out of the box, plugged in next to my old faithful Ilyama Prolite E431 it blows it away! Picture so much brighter, good viewing angle”.

Users Report Poor Connectivity

A few customers who bought it considered that it was not good in terms of HDMI connections. Alwaysgood mentioned on Amazon “Though it has not HDMI port behind the monitor the VGA also gives nice result” but even so they gave the iiyama E2278H a rating of 5 stars. Tomas said in his review of the iiyama E2278H on Amazon “While the lack of HDMI might be slightly off-putting nowadays”.

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £138.29 it is cheaper than 62% of PC screens.


1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The iiyama E2278H has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has an Audio Output

The iiyama E2278H has an audio output, unlike 88% of PC screens which do not have an audio output.

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Wall Mountable

The iiyama E2278H is wall mountable. 92% of flatpanel monitors are not wall mountable.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

This iiyama LCD screen was released in August 2012.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The E2278H is typical compared to the other 2,768 LCD screens that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the E2278H is £54.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers iiyama e2278hsdb

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