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Viewsonic VX2880ML

73

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Viewsonic VX2880ML

£399.00
Viewsonic VX2880
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A classic and fully featured 28" LCD screen, with alright running costs but representing only moderate value for money
28" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 50000000:1 No Jun 2014
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ViewSonic VX2880ML 28" UHD 4k 3840 x 2160 Flicker Free LED Monitor usually £586 (Brand new, unopened)
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Viewsonic VX2880 Review

With excellent features and reviews, we have ranked the Viewsonic VX2880 number 411 in best selling monitors.
85
Reviews
2 Reviews
52
Value for Money
Average
88
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Age
3 Years Old
55
Running Costs
£260 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
It has running costs of £260 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 3% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
This Viewsonic PC monitor has some great features:
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a headphone out
Key features:
Stunning 4k ultra HD resolution on the desktop
10-bit color processing for an amazing 1.07 billion colors
High-definition daisy chain capability
MHL functionality for easy connectivity to mobile devices
ViewSonic flicker-free technology
ViewMode settings for enhanced on-screen content
Blue light filter for more comfortable viewing
Planet-friendly mercury-free LED backlighting
Eco-mode conserves more energy
VESA-mountable
Industry-leading pixel performance policy and 3-year limited warranty

Viewsonic VX2880 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

Expert review website dgl.ru scored this flatpanel monitor 80 out of 100.

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Viewsonic Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

Based on 5,463 expert and owner reviews (including 687 verified purchases), Viewsonic has very good reviews for its PC screens. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and very good features but is over 6 months old, and at £399.00 it is more expensive than 82% of PC monitors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The VX2880 is in the most expensive 3% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the VX2880 will cost £260 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Viewsonic released the VX2880 in June 2014.

Features

3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The Viewsonic VX2880 has a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. In addition, this flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all flatpanel monitors the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The display diagonal of the Viewsonic VX2880 of 28" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 86% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The Viewsonic VX2880's response time of 5ms is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 69% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Viewsonic VX2880's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is narrower than 81% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VX2880 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Viewsonic VX2880 of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 9% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of PC monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Viewsonic VX2880 does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Viewsonic VX2880's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively typical compared to most other LCD screens. It is higher than 32% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Viewsonic VX2880 has a headphone out, unlike 89% of PC screens which do not have a headphone out.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The Viewsonic VX2880 has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this PC screen. The cables included AC, DisplayPort and MHL are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic vx2880ml

Barcodes:

00766907764314, 05054629648193, 07669077643140

Viewsonic VX2880ML

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