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Viewsonic VG2401 PC Monitor

24" 1920 X 1080 LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £94.86 Electricity cost over 5 years
Four industry awards
Reasonably priced
Good product quality
78 Reviews + 4 Awards
hispazone.com Recommended Product hardwareheaven.com Performance Award computerdiy.com.tw Recommended allround-pc.com Value For Money Winner

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Design

Good Product Quality

Thirteen customers who bought the Viewsonic VG2401 mentioned that it was good quality. Jasuke gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert review site Amazon “The screen quality is good”. Jennyl wrote “Great picture quality” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. They also said “The picture quality is very crisp” in their review.


Reviews

Four Industry Awards

The experts at websites Hispazone.com and Computerdiy.com.tw both thought that concluded that they would recommend this Viewsonic PC monitor and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Furthermore, this PC display received a "Value For Money Winner" award from website Allround-pc.com who concluded it was good value for money and it received a "Performance Award" from review website Hardwareheaven.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including pcmagazine.ru and playwares.com the average expert rating of this Viewsonic PC monitor is 77%.

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 129 owner reviews the average owner rating of this LCD screen is 89%. 44 reviewers (73% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Good Brand

We checked 2,792 owner and expert reviews (including 399 verified purchases) for Viewsonic flatpanel monitors and found that on average Viewsonic has good ratings. We also found that Viewsonic has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Price

Reasonably Priced

Fifteen people who reviewed the Viewsonic VG2401 concluded that it was good value for money. Martyn Brown wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “Value For Money, Excellent Image Quality”. They also mentioned “For the price, this is super quality” in their review. Mr. J. Fogg wrote “Nice display, good price, speedy delivery” in their review of this PC monitor.

Good Value for Money

Allround-pc.com highlighted in their review that this Viewsonic PC monitor was good value for money.


Good Picture Quality

Three owners wrote in their reviews that it had good picture quality.

Two customers who bought it considered that it had good colour saturation. Pat scored it a maximum of 5 stars and he mentioned “Good colours”. Jack Mason said on expert website Amazon “Spent 2 hours setting it up by trying to get the colours correct - forget it! Not only are the blacks, NOT that black” but despite that he only gave the product a rating of 2 stars out of 5.

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Energy

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the VG2401 is £95 over 8 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 flatpanel monitors of this age and spec.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since September 2014.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VG2401 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to this PC monitor also have a built-in speaker(s).

It may also be worth considering one of the other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the LG 34UM95 (£661.98), the AOC Q2770PQU, or the Asus VG23AH which all of have better reviews.

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors of this age and spec.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Viewsonic VG2401 has one of the narrower viewing angles, horizontal (only 170 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC screen the viewing angles, horizontal range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Quite Fast Response Time

With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the Viewsonic VG2401's response time is one of the fastest amongst medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC screen. Medium monitors that were released more than two years ago have response times of between 1ms and 40ms.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The Viewsonic VG2401 has a greater number of cables included than most PC screens that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on similar spec LCD screens that have been around for more than two years. The cables included "DVI" and "USB" are also found on this Viewsonic LCD screen.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Output

The Viewsonic VG2401 has an audio output. Most of the other PC displays of a similar type and age to this LCD screen also have an audio output.

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Only One HDMI Port

The Viewsonic VG2401 is a one HDMI port PC screen. Most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to this LCD screen have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic vg2401mh
Barcodes 00766907778717, 05054533779808

Viewsonic VG2401 Review Sources

To prepare this Viewsonic VG2401 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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