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Viewsonic VA2855

£153.73
A very highly rated and good value for money 1920 x 1080 PC monitor
28" 1920 X 1080 Pixels LED No Sep 2014
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Viewsonic VA2855 Review

With excellent reviews and representing very good value for money,
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36 Reviews
73
Good
12
Missing Some Features
52
2 Years Old
42
£83 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
57
Average

Why Has it Scored 58?

It has excellent user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC display to others. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
This Viewsonic PC monitor has running costs of £83 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,768 PC screens that we have compared it to.
Customers report excellent product quality, that it is reasonably priced and good picture quality. However they also report that it is difficult to use.
The VA2855 is missing some features:
Fairly slow response time

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Viewsonic VA2855 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

User Reviews Are Excellent

People who bought this PC display rated this flatpanel monitor as marvellous on average. 21 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Difficult to Use

Two people who purchased this PC monitor agreed that it was not easy to use.

  • Which are easy to use (as long as you can find the correct black button on the lower right of the frame…
  • My only gripe with this monitor is that the control buttons are not lit or have any sort of colored labeling on them to indicate what they do…
  • The only reason for awarding this monitor with 4 stars is due to the rather awkward positioning of the control buttons…

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

Seven people who purchased this PC monitor reckoned that it was good quality.

Viewsonic Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

Based on 3,640 owner and expert reviews (including 527 verified purchases), Viewsonic has very good ratings for its PC screens. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Seven customers who bought the Viewsonic VA2855 agreed that it was good value for money.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two owners who purchased it reckoned that it had good picture quality.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two customers who purchased it agreed that it was well made.


Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £153.73 it is cheaper than 54% of PC screens.

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Features

Fairly Slow Response Time

The Viewsonic VA2855's response time of 6.5ms is fairly slow compared to most other PC screens. It is in the slowest 20% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The average response time of all PC displays is 5.7ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VA2855 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has an Audio Output

The Viewsonic VA2855 has an audio output, unlike 88% of LCD screens which do not have an audio output.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

LCD screens have viewing angles, horizontal of between 17° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The Viewsonic VA2855's viewing angle, horizontal of 178° is in the widest 12% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Viewsonic released the VA2855 in September 2014.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The VA2855 has an average 8 year running cost of £83 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,768 PC monitors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic 1080p65ms300cdm, viewsonic 1920x1080, viewsonic va2855smh, visipax prva2855smh, visipax va2855smh, generic va2855smh, viewsonic 300cdm2
Barcodes 00000011644907, 00766907765113, 00779184063544, 00782386505361, 05054484779797, 05054533779792, 07426700800895, 07669077651138

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