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iiyama XB2780HSU

Iiyama XB2780HSU PC Monitor

01net.com 4 Star
27" 1920 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Jul 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
The ProLite XB2780HSU is a 27'', eco friendly LED monitor featuring MVA Panel technology. This sophisticated technology provides wide viewing angles and offers superb colour performance including... More
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12 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The expert at one expert review site thought that this iiyama LCD screen was good. This PC monitor received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com.

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this PC monitor is 85% based on two expert reviews from sites including 01net.com and dobreprogramy.pl.

Iiyama PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

We checked 1,212 owner and expert reviews for iiyama PC screens and found that on average iiyama has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that iiyama has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors.

Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantitys

Most LCD screens that were released more than two years ago have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys, including the iiyama XB2780HSU which has four USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.

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LED Display

This PC screen has an LED display, which is typical of many PC screens of a similar age and type to it.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available including the S27A850[pl_1388314_price], or the S24D390[pl_2204895_price] both from Samsung or the NEC MultiSync EA244[plb_2270820_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The iiyama XB2780HSU has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the LG IPS231P[plb_1766654_price] which has better reviews.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

At 178 degrees, the XB2780HSU has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age. Across all the medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the XB2780HSU the viewing angle, verticals range from 15° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the XB2780HSU the viewing angle, horizontals range from -5° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The XB2780HSU has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that came out around the same time as the XB2780HSU.

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Fairly Big Viewable Size, Horizontal

The average viewable size, horizontal of flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to the XB2780HSU is 520mm, and the viewable size, horizontals range from 1mm to 880mm. With a viewable size, horizontal of 597.6 millimeters, the XB2780HSU has a quite big viewable size, horizontal compared to most of the other PC monitors of a similar type and age to the XB2780HSU.

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Four USB 2.0 Ports

Most comparable spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the XB2780HSU have between one and five USB 2.0 ports, including the XB2780HSU which has four USB 2.0 ports.

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Fairly Big Viewable Size, Vertical

At 336.2 millimeters, the iiyama XB2780HSU has a fairly big viewable size, vertical compared to most of the other PC screens that are a similar age to the XB2780HSU. The viewable size, verticals of PC displays that were released more than two years ago range from 100mm to 630mm.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

With a display brightness of 300 candellas per square meter, the XB2780HSU has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other PC screens that have been available for around the same time as the XB2780HSU. The average display brightness of PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as the XB2780HSU is 290 cd/m², and the display brightnesss range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m².

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8 Reasons Against

Not 3D

The iiyama XB2780HSU is not 3D. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the XB2780HSU are also not 3D.

PC monitors which are 3D that might be worth looking at include 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 XB2780HSU does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and type to the XB2780HSU also do not have a built-in camera.

We compared this PC display to all the other PC monitors with a built-in camera and we think the Philips 231C5[plb_1599727_price], or the Asus MK241[plb_2332619_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

Like most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago, the XB2780HSU does not have a card reader integrated.

There are a number of alternative LCD screens which also have a card reader integrated which you might want to consider including the U3011[pl_1534149_price], or the UP2414Q[pl_2251567_price] both from DELL which is also higher rated.

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Quite Low Height Adjustment

With a height adjustment of only 110 millimeters, the iiyama XB2780HSU has one of the lower height adjustments amongst medium monitors of this age. The height adjustments of PC monitors that are a similar age to the XB2780HSU range from 13mm to 1,200mm, and the average height adjustment is 130mm.

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Only HD HD Type

This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC displays that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

At only 2 Watts, the XB2780HSU has a fairly low RMS rated power compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. The lowest RMS rated power of medium monitors that came out around the same time as the XB2780HSU is 0.5W, the highest is 49W, and the average RMS rated power is 5.5W.

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Only One HDMI Ports Quantity

Most PC displays that came out around the same time as the XB2780HSU have between one and three HDMI ports quantitys, including the XB2780HSU which has one HDMI ports quantity.

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Heavy

The lightest PC screen that is a comparable age to the XB2780HSU is 3g weight, the heaviest is 39kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg. At 7.6 kilograms, the XB2780HSU is quite heavy compared to most of the other PC screens of a comparable age and type to the XB2780HSU.

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3 Other reasons to consider the iiyama XB2780HSU

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the XB2780HSU will cost £66 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 993 PC screens of this spec and age.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when iiyama released the XB2780HSU.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on comparable spec PC screens that were launched more than two years ago.

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Specification

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Display Resolution
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Full HD
HDCP
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Viewable Size, Vertical
Viewable Size, Horizontal
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Horizontal Scan Range
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Viewing Angle, Horizontal
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Response Time
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Headphone Outputs
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
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VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
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Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Pivot Angle
Height Adjustment
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Swivel Angle Range
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Power
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Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
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Height
Depth
Width

1 Award

01net.com 4 Star

Expert Reviews

(7)
20 February 2013

Voilà un bel écran, sobre ? certains dirons austère ? mais efficace pour la bureautique. Il s'avère pratique à utiliser et étonnamment réactif compte tenue de sa technologie MVA. Nous...

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30 January 2013

Le iiyama Prolite XB2780HSU vient d'arriver à la rédaction. Derrière cette référence se dissimule un moniteur 27 pouces Full HD équipé d'un rétro-éclairage à LED. A peine déballé,... Read more…

12 March 2012

Si vous êtes en mal de surface d'affichage, vous auriez tort de vous priver du confort d'un 27 pouces. Les prix sont au plus bas et parmi les écrans que nous avons testés, il y a quelques... Read more…

26 April 2013

Wydaje si?, ?e 27-calowe monitory wci?? nie s? popularne w naszym kraju. Ich domen? s? raczej biura projektowe i fotolaby. Jednak w takich zastosowaniach wymagana jest i wy?sza rozdzielczo?? ni?... Read more…

1 February 2013

ObrazIiyama ProLite XB2780HSU jest monitorem z matryc? MVA, zatem wy?wietla obraz nie tylko o du?ej przek?tnej, ale tak?e bardzo dobrym kontra?cie (realnie prawie 2000:1) oraz szerokich k?tach... Read more…

7 December 2012

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7 December 2012

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Electricity cost when switched on £105.12
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Total running cost over 5 years £105.12
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers xb2780hsu1, iiyama xb2780, iiyama xb2780h, iiyama 300cdm2, iiyama xb2780hs, iiyama 1920x1080, iiyama xb2780hsu, iiyama b2780hsub1
Barcodes 04948570111886, 04948570111893

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