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Viewsonic VX2770SMHLED PC Monitor

£206.32
27" 1920 X 1080 30000000:1 LED Aug 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £79.47 Electricity cost over 5 years
Five industry awards
Decent price
Limited features
42 Reviews + 5 Awards
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Reviews

Five Industry Awards

This Viewsonic flatpanel monitor is one of the most awarded by experts in PC screens of all the flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type.

The experts at three expert review sites all thought that this flatpanel monitor was good. This PC screen received a "Smart Buy" award from both Tomshardware.co.uk and Tomshardware.com and 01net.com gave it a "4 Star" award.

This LCD screen received a "Best Product" award from Ferra.ru and it received a "Smart Buy" award from Thg.ru.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this medium monitor is 70 out of 100 based on ten expert reviews from sites including Techradar, Digital Versus, PC Mag and reviewed.com.

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, people who bought this medium monitor rated it as excellent. 18 reviewers (72% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Viewsonic Has Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

Based on 2,789 owner and expert reviews (including 399 verified purchases), Viewsonic has good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. Viewsonic also has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Features

Limited Features

Three people wrote in their reviews that it did not have good features. Three years ago Cybershack.com.au wrote “Limited features” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh.


Price

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Decent Price

Eight people who reviewed the product considered that it was good value for money. Cybershack.com.au wrote “Decent price” in their Viewsonic VX2770Smh review. Expert website Pcmag.com said “Affordable IPS (in-plane switching) monitors are popping up all over the place thanks to the advent of low-cost IPS panel technologies such as e-IPS” in their review of this PC monitor. Tomshardware.co.uk gave the product a rating of 5 stars and wrote “With monitor prices creeping lower than ever, even the latest IPS-based models are now affordable” in their review of this PC monitor.

One customer concluded that the product was expensive. Hisdivineshadow said “Least expensive monitor I have ever owned”.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One customer mentioned that the Viewsonic VX2770Smh was thin. Itproportal.com mentioned “With its slim profile and bezel-free design” in their review of this PC monitor.


Energy

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the VX2770Smh is £80 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,088 flatpanel monitors of this spec and age.


Good Image Quality

Seven customers said in their reviews that it had good picture quality. Three years ago Bestbuy.com wrote “Excellent image quality” but in spite of that they gave the product a rating of 18.8 out of 100. Brians mentioned “Love the size and picture quality” in their review of this PC monitor. Three years ago Topgun wrote “The good is image quality is decent” in their review of this PC monitor.

One person concluded that the product had good colour saturation. Three years ago Cybershack.com.au mentioned “Accurate colours straight out of the box (Delta E 2.1” in their Viewsonic VX2770Smh review however they only gave it a rating of 1 stars.

One person considered that the product had clear images. Eddie from the Bronx mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Bhphotovideo.com four years ago “It is a dramatic improvement in clarity and sharpness” and rated it 6 stars.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Viewsonic released the VX2770Smh.


Design

Nice Design

Four customers who reviewed the Viewsonic VX2770Smh considered that it was good looking. Expert website Reviewed.com mentioned “A mouthful of a monitor that's beautifully designed and has some interesting, uncommon features”. Expert review site Techradar.com/au/ rated it 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor four years ago “The Viewsonic VX2770Smh-LED makes for a pretty nice 1080p 27-inch panel”. Three years ago Jeffm mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Am sure glad I decided to go with this one! Big, beautiful display, starts up quickly”.

Three customers concluded that this PC monitor was well designed. Four years ago Majorpb gave it a score of 4 stars and said on Bhphotovideo.com “The design is fairly attractive” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Easy to Setup

Three owners said that the Viewsonic VX2770Smh was easy to setup. Bestbuy.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Is to set up” however they gave it a rating of 18.8 out of 100. Brians gave it a rating of 8 stars and mentioned on Bestbuy.com “Was very easy to set up”.

One customer reckoned that the product was easy to use the menus. Cybershack.com.au wrote three years ago “Good default settings” in their review of this PC monitor but even so they only scored it 1 stars. One customer who reviewed it considered that it was easy to handle. Ralfael rated this PC monitor 8 stars and wrote on Bestbuy.com “Great graphics handles fast action games easily” in their Viewsonic VX2770Smh review.

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Robust

Two customers said in their reviews that this PC monitor was well made. Itproportal.com gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh five years ago “The 27in panel delivers a solid colour performance and offers the wide vi”.

Good Image Quality

Six customers concluded that this PC monitor was good quality. Cybershack.com.au mentioned “Solid color quality” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh. Cybershack.com.au also said “Impressive colour quality” in their review. Cybershack.com.au also said “Picture quality, screen size” in their review.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VX2770Smh has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC monitors that have been around for more than two years.

We compared all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) to this flatpanel monitor and we think the AOC i2769Vm (£179.99) which has better reviews; or the iiyama B2483HS (£146.39) which is cheaper are also worth considering.

Alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might also want to consider include the Philips 274E5 (£198.99).

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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 the most commonly found display resolution on medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

PC monitors that are a similar age to this PC screen have viewing angles, vertical of between 10° and 180°. The VX2770Smh has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst similar spec flatpanel monitors of this age.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the VX2770Smh has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other PC displays of this type and age. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago is 18°, the widest is 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Has a Composite Sync

The Viewsonic VX2770Smh has a composite sync. Most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to this PC screen also have a composite sync.

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Has a Sync-On-Green (SOG)

The Viewsonic VX2770Smh has a sync-on-green (SOG), as do most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC display.

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Has a Separate H/V Sync

The Viewsonic VX2770Smh has a separate H/V sync. Most of the other PC screens of this age and spec also have a separate H/V sync.

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Has an HDCP

The Viewsonic VX2770Smh has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC screen.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The average response time of similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to this PC monitor is 6.1ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 40ms. The VX2770Smh has a quite slow response time (7 milliseconds) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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Other Features

Has an HDMI

The VX2770Smh has an HDMI. Most of the other PC screens of this age and spec also have an HDMI.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Output

The Viewsonic VX2770Smh has an audio output, as do most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to this PC monitor.

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Packaging Content

Has One Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the VX2770Smh is more than most medium monitors that have been around for more than two years. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vx2770smhled
Barcodes 00021112986754, 00132018263983, 00766907659719, 07669076597192

Viewsonic VX2770Smh Review Sources

To prepare this Viewsonic VX2770Smh review we compared this PC monitor to 3,037 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 687,538 product attributes, 78,627 PC monitor reviews and 7,443,100 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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