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Viewsonic VA2249

72

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Viewsonic VA2249

Viewsonic VA2249
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A classic and good spec 21.5" PC screen, with average running costs
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Jan 2014
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Viewsonic VA2249 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Viewsonic VA2249 as follows:
95
Reviews
11 Reviews
76
Features
Good Features
66
Age
4 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has excellent user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This Viewsonic PC monitor has running costs of £160 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 8% of all 3,292 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
Customers report it is fairly priced.
The VA2249 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Full HD resolution for superior pixel performance
Dynamic contrast ratio delivers rich color performance
VESA compliance provides flexible mounting options
SuperClear technology presents consistent color performance from any angle
Eco-mode conserves more energy and cuts costs
ENERGY STAR certification
Windows8 certified compliance
Smaller than average display diagonal
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

Viewsonic VA2249 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent User Reviews

On average, based on 11 user reviews this PC screen has an excellent overall user rating. 5 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this LCD screen either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Viewsonic Has Very Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

Based on 5,429 expert and owner reviews (including 676 verified purchases), Viewsonic has very good reviews for its LCD screens. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Four owners who bought the product thought it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Three people thought this PC monitor was well made.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The average 5 year running cost of the VA2249 is £160 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 8% of all 3,292 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Viewsonic released the VA2249 in January 2014.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Viewsonic VA2249's display diagonal of only 21.5" is in the smallest 21% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of PC displays is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on PC displays.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Viewsonic VA2249 of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 57% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2249 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is wider than 67% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Viewsonic VA2249's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 89% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. PC displays have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VA2249 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Viewsonic VA2249's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 75% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic 1920x1080, viewsonic va2249s, viewsonic 20m1

Barcodes:

00012304748182, 00042111700103, 00044113202210, 00088022168045, 00766907723717, 00766907723816, 00766907866810, 00782386497994, 00803982836168, 00809392591284, 07426101851823, 07427457844811, 07626782374905, 07669077237172

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