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Viewsonic VG2437SMC PC Monitor

£172.98
£156.52 £16.46 cheaper than 51 days ago
24" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Jan 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £62.81 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Easy to use
Good webcam
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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including gadgetspeak.com and PC Welt.de this medium monitor has an overall expert rating of 79 out of 100.

Viewsonic Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

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


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the VG2437 is £63 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 comparable spec PC monitors that came out more than two years ago.


Design

Easy to Use

One Viewsonic VG2437 reviewer who reviewed it wrote that it was easy to setup. This year Mrs. V. Spurr wrote “Easy to set up” in their review.


Good Webcam

One customer who reviewed it said that it was good for making skype calls. Tomcat132 mentioned in their review “The picture is good and SKYPE works” but they only gave the Viewsonic VG2437 a score of 3 stars.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released in January 2015.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Camera

The Viewsonic VG2437 has a built-in camera. Most of the other LCD screens of a similar type and age to this LCD screen do not have a built-in camera.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative PC monitors with a built-in camera currently available including the HP EliteDisplay E221c (£144.98) which has better reviews; or the Asus VK248H (£154.99) which is cheaper.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VG2437 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years also have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might want to consider including the Asus MX239H (£156.77), or the AOC M2870V which both of have better reviews.

It is worth considering other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Eizo FlexScan EV2216 (£156.99).

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC displays of a comparable type and age to it.

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Has a Composite Sync

The Viewsonic VG2437 has a composite sync, as do most of the other PC displays of this age and type.

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Has a Sync-On-Green (SOG)

The Viewsonic VG2437 has a sync-on-green (SOG). Most of the other LCD screens of this age and type also have a sync-on-green (SOG).

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The Viewsonic VG2437 has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other LCD screens of this age and type also have a separate H/V sync.

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Quite Slow Response Time

Across all the PC screens of this spec and age the response times range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms. With a response time of 6.9 milliseconds, the Viewsonic VG2437 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this flatpanel monitor.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Output

The Viewsonic VG2437 has an audio output. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC monitor also have an audio output.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Viewsonic VG2437 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other similar spec PC screens that came out more than two years ago.

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Packaging Content

Has Five Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Viewsonic VG2437 is more than most flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens of this type and age. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)", "DVI", "USB" and "VGA" are also found on this Viewsonic PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic vg2437smcled, viewsonic vg2437mcled, viewsonic vg2439mled, viewsonic b8jnza00, viewsonic b8jnzs00, viewsonic 250cdm2, viewsonic 300cdm2, code vg2437smc
Barcodes 00766907782622, 07669077826222

Viewsonic VG2437 Review Sources

To prepare this Viewsonic VG2437 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 687,657 product attributes, 78,608 PC monitor reviews and 7,539,100 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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