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Viewsonic VX2770Smh PC Monitor

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27" 1920 X 1080 30000000:1 LED Aug 2012
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The ViewSonic VX2770Smh-LED features an LED backlit 27" frameless design widescreen monitor with up to 40%* energy savings compared to a regular 27" monitor. The environmentally-friendly... More
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ViewSonic VX2770SMH-LED Review: 1920x1080 72hz AH-IPS
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18 Reasons For

Five Industry Awards

This PC display has received five awards from experts in PC monitors.

The writers at three expert review sites all said that this Viewsonic PC display was good. This PC display received a "Smart Buy" award from both Tomshardware.co.uk and Tomshardware.com and 01net.com gave it a "4 Star" award.

The writers at two additional expert review sites both decided that this PC screen was good. Ferra.ru gave this LCD screen a "Best Product" award and it received a "Smart Buy" award from Thg.ru.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on ten expert reviews from sites including Techradar, Digital Versus, PC Mag and macworld.com.au this Viewsonic PC screen has an overall expert rating of 70 out of 100.

User Reviews Are Excellent

Based on 25 user reviews the average user rating of this medium monitor is outstanding.

Nice Design

A few Viewsonic VX2770Smh reviewers considered that the Viewsonic VX2770Smh was a good design. Expert review site Itproportal.com gave it a score of 4 stars and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “With its slim profile and bezel-free design”. Cybershack.com.au gave it a rating of 70 out of 100 and mentioned “Sleek design”.

A number of Viewsonic VX2770Smh reviewers said in their reviews that this PC monitor was good looking. Reviewed.com gave the Viewsonic VX2770Smh a rating of 4 stars and said “A mouthful of a monitor that's beautifully designed and has some interesting, uncommon features”. Four years ago expert review site Techradar.com/au/ said “The Viewsonic VX2770Smh-LED makes for a pretty nice 1080p 27-inch panel” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Good Product Quality

Four Viewsonic VX2770Smh owners considered that it was good quality. Cybershack.com.au gave it a rating of 4 stars and mentioned “Good image quality” in their review of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh. Cybershack.com.au also mentioned “Impressive colour quality”.

Reasonably Priced

A few Viewsonic VX2770Smh reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic VX2770Smh was good value for money. Expert website Pcmag.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor “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”. Expert review site Tomshardware.co.uk wrote four years ago “With monitor prices creeping lower than ever, even the latest IPS-based models are now affordable” in their Viewsonic VX2770Smh review. Cybershack.com.au mentioned in their Viewsonic VX2770Smh review “Picture quality, screen size and value for money” and gave the Viewsonic VX2770Smh a score of 70 out of 100.

Good Picture Quality

A few Viewsonic VX2770Smh reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had good picture quality.

Robust

Some Viewsonic VX2770Smh owners who bought the Viewsonic VX2770Smh concluded that it was well made. Expert review site Itproportal.com scored it 4 stars and said in their review of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh “The 27in panel delivers a solid colour performance and offers the wide vi”.

Good Brand

Medium monitors manufactured by Viewsonic have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all LCD screens (not just medium monitors) and found that Viewsonic also has good reviews across its entire range.

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Good Size

One Viewsonic VX2770Smh reviewer who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was thin.

Easy to Use

One Viewsonic VX2770Smh reviewer said in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Cybershack.com.au wrote “Good default settings” .

Good Technical Features

Some Viewsonic VX2770Smh owners mentioned that the Viewsonic VX2770Smh had good features. Digitalversus.com scored the product 4 stars and wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Digital Versus five years ago “The monitor's responsiveness, Full HD resolution and lack of certain hardware features hold it back form a fi”.

LED Display

This PC monitor has an LED display, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.

We compared all the other PC monitors that have an LED Display to this PC monitor and we think the Benq BL2201[plb_2333127_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VX2770Smh has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to the VX2770Smh do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Medium monitors that are a similar age to the VX2770Smh have viewing angle, horizontals of between -5° and 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the Viewsonic VX2770Smh has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other LCD screens of a comparable age and type to the VX2770Smh.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angle, verticals of PC displays of a similar spec and age to the VX2770Smh range from 15° to 180°. With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the Viewsonic VX2770Smh has one of the wider viewing angle, verticals amongst medium monitors of this age.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This LCD screen has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC displays of this type and age.

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Has One Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the VX2770Smh is more than most PC monitors of this type and age. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VX2770Smh.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D

Like most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the VX2770Smh, the VX2770Smh is not 3D.

If you want a PC display that is 3D then you might also want to look at the Asus VG23AH[plb_1411330_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The VX2770Smh does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as the VX2770Smh also do not have a built-in camera.

It is worth considering alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera including the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

Most PC screens that have been available for more than two years do not have a card reader integrated. The VX2770Smh is no exception to this as it too does not have a card reader integrated.

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a card reader integrated which you might want to look at including the U3011[pl_1534149_price], or the UP2715K[pl_2678878_price] both from DELL which is also higher rated.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The response times of medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago range from 1ms to 69ms, and the average response time is 6.2ms. At 7 milliseconds, the Viewsonic VX2770Smh has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as the VX2770Smh.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Viewsonic VX2770Smh

OK Running Costs

The VX2770Smh has an average running cost of £52 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 993 PC screens that were launched more than two years ago.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

Viewsonic released the VX2770Smh over four years ago.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

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Specification

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Display Resolution
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3D
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HD Type
HDCP
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Separate H/V Sync
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Horizontal Scan Range
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Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
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Ports & Interfaces
Audio Output
Audio Input
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DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
RMS Rated Power
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TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Performance
Linux Operating Systems Supported
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Tilt Angle
Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Power LED
On/off Switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
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Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
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Packaging Content
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included
Manual
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HDMI
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5 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(17)
16 April 2014

Picture quality, screen size and value for money. When talking computer displays these factors are often at odds with one another. In general, quality doesn't come cheap, especially in larger... Read more…

Good default settings
Good image quality
Decent price
Sleek design
Impressive colour quality
Not many features
Stand design not great
Inconvenient button placement
Some motion blur
Limited feature set
27 January 2014

It seems that when you're buying a screen these days, you can hardly avoid getting a model with a new, economic IPS panel. How does that look when it's made by Viewsonic? VX2770Smh-LED model... Read more…

14 November 2013

The styling of the ViewSonic VX2770Smh-LED starts with the 27" IPS panel, which is described as 'Borderless'. I am not entirely clear what that means, as it suggests there is no surrounding bezel,... Read more…

15 May 2013

The AOC i2757Fm and this Viewsonic VX2770Smh-LED are two peas in a pod. Both are budget-oriented 27-inch models with 1,920 x 1,080 full-HD resolutions and sporting IPS panels. Indeed, they both... Read more…

Overall, the Viewsonic VX2770Smh-LED makes for a pretty nice 1080p 27-inch panel. It's a good choice for movie buffs and for gamers who want a big screen and either can't stretch to one of the...

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User Reviews

(25)
Reviewed 2 October 2014 by JeffM
JeffM would recommend the ViewSonic VX2770SMH-LED (Verified Purchase)

After deciding to employ a two-monitor setup in my office, our IT guy told me to consider one large monitor. Never considered a monitor like this until then, but am sure glad I decided to go with... Read more…

Reviewed 17 May 2014 by Mopman49
Mopman49 would recommend the ViewSonic VX2770SMH-LED (Verified Purchase)

This is my first 27 inch monitor and I love the big & bright screen. I watch movies and do all my other puter tasks on this IPS monitor. I had a 24 inch monitor before and it was too small for my... Read more…

Reviewed 29 September 2014 by TheBarrelGuy
TheBarrelGuy would recommend the ViewSonic VX2770SMH-LED (Verified Purchase)

We purchased a pair of these 27" monitors so we could have more than one document or screen open at the same time without losing text and image size... They are great for that...

Reviewed 21 August 2014 by TopGun
TopGun would recommend the ViewSonic VX2770SMH-LED

Had to call viewsonic tech support because there were NO indication where the power button is in 3 of its manuals. It's located on the base up front by the way. No VESA mount which kind of sucks... Read more…

Reviewed 16 May 2014 by Bsartist
Bsartist would recommend the ViewSonic VX2770SMH-LED (Verified Purchase)

I bought a 25" HP before this, but the glare from the screen was too much and I took it back. This has a non-glare finish which is what my old monitor had that I was very used to. It's definitely... Read more…

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £76.91
Electricity cost when on standby £2.56
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Total running cost over 5 years £79.47
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0.39T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Barcodes 00021112986754, 00132018263983, 00766907659719, 07669076597192

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