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Viewsonic VA2252SM

£172.98
Viewsonic VA2252Sm
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A very economical to run but 3 year old 21.5" LCD screen, with good features but representing only middle of the road value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 6.5ms Jun 2015
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Viewsonic VA2252Sm Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Viewsonic VA2252Sm as follows:
55
Value for Money
Average
74
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
80
Running Costs
£54 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £54 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Very wide vertical viewing angle
Smaller than average display diagonal
Slower than average response time

Viewsonic VA2252Sm In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

Based on 5,463 user and expert reviews (including 687 verified purchases), Viewsonic has very good reviews for its PC displays. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The VA2252Sm is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VA2252Sm is £54.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Viewsonic PC display was released in June 2015.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on LCD screens.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of PC monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the VA2252Sm of only 21.5" is smaller than 78% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the PC monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The VA2252Sm's response time of 6.5ms is in the slowest 18% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VA2252Sm has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The Viewsonic VA2252Sm's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 1% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature. PC screens have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2252Sm of 178° is wider than 72% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Viewsonic VA2252Sm's contrast ratio (typical) of 3,000 is higher than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is higher than 83% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Viewsonic VA2252Sm has a headphone out, unlike 89% of PC screens which do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

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00766907810325

Viewsonic VA2252SM

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