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Iiyama XB2779QS-W1 PC Monitor

megaobzor.com/ Recommended conowego.pl Recommended
27" 5000000:1 LED Feb 2014
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date
Featuring WQHD (2560 x 1440) resolution, the XB2779QS can display almost 77% more information on the screen than a Full HD display. Users can create their own workspace by displaying and... More
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19 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both concluded that they would endorse this PC screen. This iiyama PC display received a "Recommended" award from both Megaobzor.com/ and Conowego.pl.

Good Expert Reviews

This medium monitor received a score of 85 out of 100 from PC screen expert review site conowego.pl.

Iiyama Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

We checked 1,212 expert and owner reviews for iiyama PC screens 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.

LED Display

This PC display has an LED display, which is the most commonly found display on comparable spec PC displays that have been around for a similar time to it.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other PC screens that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung S27A850[plb_1388314_price], or the Benq BL2201[plb_2333127_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The iiyama XB2779QS-W1 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the Asus PB298[plb_1731108_price].

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Two VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantitys

Most PC monitors of this spec and age have between one and three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, including the iiyama XB2779QS-W1 which has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.

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Two DVI-D Ports Quantitys

The XB2779QS-W1 is a two DVI-D ports quantity flatpanel monitor.

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Two DisplayPorts Quantitys

The iiyama XB2779QS-W1 is a two displayPorts quantity PC screen. Most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the XB2779QS-W1 have between one and two displayPorts quantitys.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angle, horizontals of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the XB2779QS-W1 range from -5° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The iiyama XB2779QS-W1 has a very wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the XB2779QS-W1.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angle, verticals of PC monitors of a comparable age and type to the XB2779QS-W1 range from 15° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°. When compared to other similar spec PC displays that were released around the same time as the XB2779QS-W1 that we have checked, the iiyama XB2779QS-W1's viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The iiyama XB2779QS-W1 has one of the brightest display brightnesss (440 candellas per square meter) amongst PC displays of this age. The average display brightness of PC monitors of a similar type and age to the XB2779QS-W1 is 290 cd/m², and the display brightnesss range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m².

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Very Big Viewable Size, Vertical

The average viewable size, vertical of PC screens that came out more than two years ago is 320mm, and the viewable size, verticals range from 100mm to 630mm. The viewable size, vertical of the XB2779QS-W1 of 596.7 millimeters is one of the biggest amongst medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the XB2779QS-W1.

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Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The XB2779QS-W1 is a two HDMI ports quantity flatpanel monitor.

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Fairly Large Viewable Size Diagonal

The iiyama XB2779QS-W1 has a fairly large viewable size diagonal (685.8 millimeters) compared to most of the other PC displays of a comparable type and age to the XB2779QS-W1. The viewable size diagonals of similar spec PC monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the XB2779QS-W1 range from 21mm to 940mm.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal (metric)

The XB2779QS-W1 has a fairly big display diagonal (metric) (68.58 centimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the XB2779QS-W1. The average display diagonal (metric) of PC displays that were released more than two years ago is 63cm.

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2560 X 1440 Supported Graphics Resolutions

The XB2779QS-W1 has a maximum resolution of 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all LCD screens of a comparable type and age to the XB2779QS-W1 the worst resolution is 640 x 350 and the best is 3840 x 2160.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This PC monitor has a 1080p supported video modes, which is the most commonly found supported video modes on PC monitors of a similar age and spec to it.

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Quite Fast Response Time

At only 5 milliseconds, the XB2779QS-W1 has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to the XB2779QS-W1. The average response time of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the XB2779QS-W1 is 6.2ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 69ms.

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Has Four Cables Includeds

The XB2779QS-W1 has a greater number of cables included than most PC monitors of this age and spec. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens of a comparable age and type to the XB2779QS-W1. The cables includeds "Audio (3.5mm)", "DisplayPort" and "DVI" are also found on this iiyama PC display.

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7 Reasons Against

Running Costs Are Very High

The average running cost of the XB2779QS-W1 is £92 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 993 PC screens of this spec and age.

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Not 3D

The XB2779QS-W1 is not 3D. Most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to the XB2779QS-W1 are also not 3D.

If you are looking for a flatpanel monitor that is 3D then you might want to look at the Asus VG23AH[plb_1411330_price], the AOC d2757Ph[plb_1515695_price], or the Benq XL2411T[plb_1522088_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The XB2779QS-W1 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the XB2779QS-W1 also do not have a built-in camera.

Other PC monitors which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to look at include the Philips 231C5[plb_1599727_price], the Asus MK241[plb_2332619_price], or the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The XB2779QS-W1 does not have a card reader integrated, although keep in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the XB2779QS-W1 also do not have a card reader integrated.

It is worth considering alternative LCD screens which also have a card reader integrated including the U3011[pl_1534149_price], the UP2414Q[pl_2251567_price], or the UP2715K[pl_2678878_price] all from DELL which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Small Viewable Size, Horizontal

The XB2779QS-W1 has one of the smaller viewable size, horizontals (only 335.7 millimeters) amongst similar spec flatpanel monitors of this age. The average viewable size, horizontal of PC displays that have been on the market for more than two years is 520mm, and the viewable size, horizontals range from 1mm to 880mm.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC displays of this spec and age.

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Heavy

At 8.2 kilograms, the XB2779QS-W1 is quite heavy compared to most of the other PC displays of this type and age. The average weight of similar spec PC displays that are a comparable age to the XB2779QS-W1 is 4.9kg, and the weights range from 3g to 39kg.

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1 Other reason to consider the iiyama XB2779QS-W1

Released Over Three Years Ago

This medium monitor was released over three years ago.

Specification

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HDCP
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2 Awards

megaobzor.com/ Recommended conowego.pl Recommended

Expert Reviews

(3)
19 August 2014

Monitor mo?na kupi? ju? za oko?o 1800 z?otych. W cenie tej otrzymamy urz?dzenie z 27-calowym ekranem, matryc? IPS i rozdzielczo?ci? WQHD 2560x1440 pikseli. Nie mo?emy rekomendowa? Iiyamy Prolite...

Conowego.pl

Wierne odwzorowanie kolorw, rozdzielczo WQHD, szerokie moliwoci regulacji na podstawie, wysoki kontrast, atrakcyjne wzornictwo, atrakcyjna cena
Niezbyt rwnomierne podwietlenie, plastikowa obudowa
5 January 2015

Megaobzor.com/

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Stylish design
Accurate colours with default settings (average Delta E 2.8)
Heightadjustable stand
Resolution 2560 x 1440 pixels)
Contrast 1100 1)
Glossy screen
Not responsive enough for gaming (average ghosting time measured at 16 ms)
Qualit de finition trs perfectible
Dalle brillante
Pas assez ractif pour les jeux (temps de rmanence 16 ms en moyenne)
27 March 2014

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Electricity cost when switched on £141.01
Electricity cost when on standby £2.56
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Total running cost over 5 years £143.57
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the iiyama XB2779QS-W1uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.71T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.71 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 19 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers iiyama xb2779, iiyama xb2779q, iiyama xb2779qs, iiyama 2560x1440, iiyama xb2779qss, iiyama xb2779qss1, iiyama xb2779qsb1, asrockasusantecarcticb xb2779, asrockasusantecarcticb 350cdm2, asrockasusantecarcticb xb2779q, asrockasusantecarcticb xb2779qs, asrockasusantecarcticb 2560x1440
Barcodes 00012304996491, 04054842165843, 04948570112845, 04948570112951, 04948570112968, 05052184145515, 05054230641651, 05054230723487, 05054484612544, 05054531190872, 05054629444726

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