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Iiyama GE2788HSB1 PC Monitor

£177.96
27" 1920 X 1080 12000000:1 LED Oct 2015
B
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £79.47 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
Good environmental credentials
Unacceptable noise level
14 Reviews
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Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

This LCD screen received a score of 84 out of 100 from PC display expert review site pcformat.pl.

Owner Reviews Are Good

On average, GE2788HS owners rated this PC display 85 out of 100. 8 reviewers (72% of all reviewers) gave this PC display the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Iiyama Has Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

We checked 1,308 user and expert reviews (including 129 verified purchases) for iiyama flatpanel monitors and found that on average iiyama has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that iiyama has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors.


Power

Good Environmental Credentials

Two people who bought this PC monitor concluded that it was good in terms of power usage.


Design

Easy to Use

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use the menus. D. B scored it 4 stars and said “The monitor comes with some fairly reserved default settings”. D. B also said “The menu system is simple to navigate” in their review.

One customer who reviewed the iiyama GE2788HS considered that it was easy to setup. The Dark Destroyer said “Easy to set up, although, you do need to download” in their review of the iiyama GE2788HS.

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Packaging Content

Has a Stand Included

The GE2788HS has a stand included, as do most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to this PC display.

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Has Three Cables Included

The GE2788HS has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that came out around the same time as it. This iiyama LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)" and "DVI" are also found on this LCD screen.

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Good Picture Quality

Two iiyama GE2788HS owners said in their reviews that it had a good refresh rate. In April last year The Dark Destroyer said on Amazon “Playing games with a refresh rate of 1ms is outstanding along with the added advantage of the usual HDMI / DVI / VGA functions, swivel tilt screen up” in their iiyama GE2788HS review.

One iiyama GE2788HS reviewer who purchased the iiyama GE2788HS said that it had image ghosting. D. B said in their review of the iiyama GE2788HS on Amazon “I've experienced no ghosting or response issues (it should be noted I am using HDMI”.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The iiyama GE2788HS has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and spec to this PC display also have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this LCD screen to all the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think because of it's better review score, the LG 29UM68 (£199.99), the iiyama GB2488HSU (£199.98), and the AOC G2460PF is also worth considering.

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Price

Reasonably Priced

Four people said in their reviews that it was good value for money. The Dark Destroyer said “One of the best 27 inch monitors on the market today at an affordable price”. The Dark Destroyer also said “Personally speaking, this is one of the best 27 inch LED monitors on the market today at an affordable price” in their review. Amazon Customer said last year “Good value and good response time for games, according to teenage user!” in their review of this PC monitor and rated the product 8 stars.


Display

Has a Separate H/V Sync

The iiyama GE2788HS has a separate H/V sync, as do most of the other PC screens that are a similar age to this PC screen.

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Has an HDCP

The GE2788HS has an HDCP, as do most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec.

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Very Fast Response Time

The response times of medium monitors that are a similar age to this LCD screen range from 1ms to 25ms, and the average response time is 5.3ms. With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the GE2788HS has one of the faster response times amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC screens of a comparable type and age to it.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of PC monitors of this age and type is 50° and the widest is 180°. With a viewing angle, vertical of only 160 degrees, the iiyama GE2788HS has a quite narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other LCD screens that were launched around the same time as this PC screen.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The GE2788HS has one of the narrower viewing angles, horizontal (only 170 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age. The average viewing angle, horizontal of PC displays of this spec and age is 170°.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The GE2788HS has a headphone out, as do most of the other PC displays of this age and type.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The GE2788HS has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other comparable spec PC screens that are a similar age to this flatpanel monitor.

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Audio

Unacceptable Noise Level

One iiyama GE2788HS owner who bought this PC monitor considered that it was noisy. The Dark Destroyer mentioned “The built-in audio speakers are brilliantly loud, 2 x 2.5 W (Stereo”.


Price

Price Has Gone Up by £57.30 (32%)

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

This medium monitor is rated B for energy efficiency, and based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the GE2788HS will cost £80 over 8 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 621 flatpanel monitors of this type and age.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This PC display has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers code iige2788hsb1, iiyama ge2788hsb2, iiyama ge2788hsb1, iiyama 1920x1080, iiyama cc23za00, code ge2788hsb1, iiyama cc23zs00, apple 1920x1080, apple ge2788hs
Barcodes 04948570114610, 05054629899717

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