The ViewSonic VG2039m - LED is a 20" (19.5" viewable) widescreen display ideal for demanding business professionals. With a native 1600x900 resolution, the VG2039m-LED delivers vibrant images and...
* Monthly payments are estimates only and you should verify the finance payment amounts on the retailer's website.
Finance may not be available on this product and you should verify on the retailer's website whether finance options are available for the Viewsonic VG2039M.
Credit is subject to eligibility. You will need to apply through the retailer's application process.
Our website is completely free for you to use but we may receive a commission from some of the companies we feature. How our site works.
7 Reasons For
Very Low Running Costs
The VG2039M is in the cheapest 2% of all 993 LCD screens of a similar age and spec that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the VG2039M will cost only £25 over 5 years to run.
Viewsonic Has Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors
We calculated the average ratings for all Viewsonic PC screens and also specifically for Viewsonic medium monitors and found that in both cases Viewsonic had good ratings.
This LCD screen has an LED display, which is the most frequently found display on medium monitors that have been available for more than two years.
Other flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to consider include the Hanns.G HS221[plb_2361044_price] which has better reviews; or the Samsung S24D300[plb_2213253_price] which is cheaper.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
Unlike most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than two years which do not have a built-in speaker(s), the VG2039M has a built-in speaker(s).
We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC monitors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think because of it's better review score, the Asus VE228TR[plb_1444816_price], the Philips 243V5[plb_1591160_price], and the HKC 2412A[plb_1857080_price] is also worth considering.
Has Five Cables Includeds
The VG2039M has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens of a similar spec and age to it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on comparable spec flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the VG2039M. The cables includeds "Audio (3.5mm)", "DVI", "USB" and "VGA" are also found on this Viewsonic PC display.
The lightest flatpanel monitor of a comparable age and type to the VG2039M is 3g weight and the heaviest is 39kg. With a weight of only 2.6 kilograms, the Viewsonic VG2039M is quite light compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the VG2039M.
+2 More reasons for
Quite Low Power Consumption (max)
When compared to other PC monitors that have been on the market for more than two years that we have assessed, the power consumption (max) of the Viewsonic VG2039M of only 17 Watts is one of the lowest. The lowest power consumption (max) of comparable spec PC displays that are a similar age to the VG2039M is 16W and the highest is 250W.
10 Reasons Against
Like most of the other PC monitors that have been on the market for more than two years, the VG2039M is not 3D.
PC monitors which are 3D that might also be worth looking at include the HP LP2065[plb_1468281_price]; or the Edge10 ES240d Slim[plb_1904863_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VG2039M, the VG2039M does not have a built-in camera.
We compared this PC screen to all the other LCD screens with a built-in camera and we think the Asus VK228H[plb_1386924_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
Like most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that were released more than two years ago, the VG2039M does not have a card reader integrated.
Quite Small Viewable Size Diagonal
The viewable size diagonal of the Viewsonic VG2039M of only 49.53 millimeters is one of the smallest amongst PC displays of this type and age. Across all the comparable spec PC displays that have been around for around the same time as the VG2039M the viewable size diagonals range from 21mm to 940mm, and the average viewable size diagonal is 570mm.
+7 More reasons against
Quite Low Height Adjustment
The VG2039M has one of the lower height adjustments (only 80 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the PC monitors of this spec and age the height adjustments range from 13mm to 1,200mm, and the average height adjustment is 130mm.
Quite Small Viewable Size, Vertical
When compared to other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the VG2039M that we have checked the viewable size, vertical of, the VG2039M's viewable size, vertical of only 239 millimeters is one of the smallest. The average viewable size, vertical of PC screens of a similar age and spec to the VG2039M is 320mm, and the viewable size, verticals range from 100mm to 630mm.
Quite Small Display Diagonal (metric)
The average display diagonal (metric) of medium monitors that are a similar age to the VG2039M is 63cm, and the display diagonal (metric)s range from 28cm to 590cm. With a display diagonal (metric) of only 50.8 centimeters, the Viewsonic VG2039M has one of the smallest display diagonal (metric)s amongst medium monitors of this age.
Quite Small Viewable Size, Horizontal
With a viewable size, horizontal of only 432 millimeters, the VG2039M has one of the smaller viewable size, horizontals amongst PC monitors of this age. The smallest viewable size, horizontal of flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to the VG2039M is 1mm, the biggest is 880mm, and the average viewable size, horizontal is 520mm.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical
With a viewing angle, vertical of only 160 degrees, the Viewsonic VG2039M has one of the narrower viewing angle, verticals amongst PC monitors of this age. Across all the similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to the VG2039M the viewing angle, verticals range from 15° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal
With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees, the Viewsonic VG2039M has one of the narrower viewing angle, horizontals amongst medium monitors of this age. The average viewing angle, horizontal of PC displays of a comparable type and age to the VG2039M is 170°, and the viewing angle, horizontals range from -5° to 1,800°.
1 Other reason to consider the Viewsonic VG2039M
Released Over Four Years Ago
This LCD screen has been on the market for over four years.
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1600 x 900, 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
Separate H/V Sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 82
Viewable Size Diagonal
Viewable Size, Vertical
Viewable Size, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Native Aspect Ratio
Ports & Interfaces
USB 2.0 Port
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
USB Hub Version
AC (power) in
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Colour of Product
Card Reader Integrated
Compatible Memory Cards
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Hide electricity usage and price
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Hide water usage and price
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Viewsonic VG2039Muses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.19 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 5 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the Viewsonic VG2039M assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions