Viewsonic VA2037 vs Viewsonic VA2246 vs Viewsonic VA2249

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Viewsonic VA2037
Viewsonic VA2246
Viewsonic VA2249

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Lower maximum power consumption Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is an 18WW maximum power consumption PC monitor. That's 16W lower than the Viewsonic VA2246 ().
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Viewsonic VA2037 is 100% based on 1 review, however the average rating of the Viewsonic VA2246 is 93% (based on 18 reviews).
11 Reasons For
1.5" bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 has a screen size of 21.5"" (as does the Viewsonic VA2249), whereas the Viewsonic VA2037 is only a 20"" PC monitor (1.5" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

50.71mm larger viewable size diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 has a viewable size diagonal of 546mmmm, but the Viewsonic VA2037 is only a 495.29mmmm viewable size diagonal PC monitor (50.71mm smaller).
30.24mm bigger viewable height Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 is a 269mmmm viewable height PC monitor. That's 30.24mm bigger than the Viewsonic VA2037 ().
46.21mm bigger viewable width Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 has a viewable width of 478mmmm, but the Viewsonic VA2037 is only a 431.79mmmm viewable width PC monitor (46.21mm smaller).
Slightly bigger display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 has a display diagonal of 55.88cmcm, whereas the Viewsonic VA2037 is only a 50.8cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (5.08cm smaller) and the Viewsonic VA2249 is only a 54.61cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (1.27cm smaller).
10h longer mean time between failures Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 is a 40,000hh mean time between failures PC monitor. That's 10h longer than the Viewsonic VA2037 (). Read more

THE Mean time before failure (mtbf) indicates the expected smooth lifetime of the product in terms of its actual use. This is arrived at through extensive testing of the product. After 30,000 hours it may work for another 30,000 but there are no guarantees.

Two times lower power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 is a 12WW power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor. That's 13W lower than the Viewsonic VA2037 (18WW) and 6W lower than the Viewsonic VA2249 (18WW).
36% lighter Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 is a 3.1kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.1g lighter than the Viewsonic VA2037 (3.7kgg) and 0.6g lighter than the Viewsonic VA2249 (3.7kgg).
Shorter Edit
Viewsonic VA2246 is 316.6mmmm tall, but the Viewsonic VA2037 is a 346mmmm tall PC monitor (29.4mm taller) and the Viewsonic VA2249 is a 365.9mmmm tall PC monitor (49.3mm taller).
$10 cheaper
The Viewsonic VA2246 is $91.19 cheaper than the Viewsonic VA2037 and $10.10 cheaper than the Viewsonic VA2249.
Available from 14 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
5 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 is a 21.5"" PC monitor, and so does the Viewsonic VA2246. That's 1.5" bigger than the Viewsonic VA2037 (21.5""). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

11% wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 has a vertical viewing angle of 178°°, however the Viewsonic VA2037 and the Viewsonic VA2246 are both only 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitors (18° narrower).
Wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° wider than the Viewsonic VA2037 and the Viewsonic VA2246 (178°°).
10% narrower Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 is a 505.6mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 50.2mm narrower than the Viewsonic VA2037 (505.6mmmm) and 4mm narrower than the Viewsonic VA2246 (505.6mmmm).
Better user reviews
Based on 4 user reviews, the average review score of the Viewsonic VA2249 is 100%, however the average rating of the Viewsonic VA2246 is 93% (based on 18 reviews).

Reasons Against

17 Reasons Against
8% smaller screen size Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is a 20"" PC monitor. That's 1.5" smaller than the Viewsonic VA2246 and the Viewsonic VA2249 (21.5""). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

50.71mm smaller viewable size diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is a 495.29mmmm viewable size diagonal PC monitor. That's 50.71mm smaller than the Viewsonic VA2246 ().
13% smaller viewable height Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 has a viewable height of 238.76mmmm, however the Viewsonic VA2246 is a 269mmmm viewable height PC monitor (30.24mm bigger).
46.21mm smaller viewable width Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is a 431.79mmmm viewable width PC monitor. That's 46.21mm smaller than the Viewsonic VA2246 ().
12% narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 has a vertical viewing angle of 160°° (as does the Viewsonic VA2246), however the Viewsonic VA2249 is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is a 170°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor, and so does the Viewsonic VA2246. That's 8° narrower than the Viewsonic VA2249 (178°°).
11% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is a 50.8cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 5.08cm smaller than the Viewsonic VA2246 (54.61cmcm) and 3.81cm smaller than the Viewsonic VA2249 (54.61cmcm).
One less DVI port Edit
The number of DVI ports on the Viewsonic VA2037 is , but the Viewsonic VA2249 only has one DVI port.
A lot shorter mean time between failures Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 has a mean time between failures of 30,000hh, however the Viewsonic VA2246 is a 40,000hh mean time between failures PC monitor (10h longer). Read more

THE Mean time before failure (mtbf) indicates the expected smooth lifetime of the product in terms of its actual use. This is arrived at through extensive testing of the product. After 30,000 hours it may work for another 30,000 but there are no guarantees.

Significantly higher power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 has a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of 25WW, whereas the Viewsonic VA2246 is a 12WW power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (13W lower) and the Viewsonic VA2249 is an 18WW power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (7W lower).
A lot heavier Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 has a weight of 4.2kgg, however the Viewsonic VA2246 is a 3.1kgg weight PC monitor (1.1g lighter) and the Viewsonic VA2249 is a 3.7kgg weight PC monitor (0.5g lighter).
9% taller Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is a 346mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 29.4mm taller than the Viewsonic VA2246 (365.9mmmm) and 19.9mm shorter than the Viewsonic VA2249 (365.9mmmm).
A bit deeper Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 has a depth of 50.4mmmm, however the Viewsonic VA2246 is a 48.3mmmm deep PC monitor (2.1mm shallower) and the Viewsonic VA2249 is a 204.3mmmm deep PC monitor (153.9mm deeper).
Wider Edit
The Viewsonic VA2037 is a 555.8mmmm wide PC monitor. That's 46.2mm wider than the Viewsonic VA2246 (505.6mmmm) and 50.2mm wider than the Viewsonic VA2249 (505.6mmmm).
More expensive by $91
The Viewsonic VA2037 is $91.19 more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2246 and $81.09 more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2249.
Less retailers
The Viewsonic VA2037 is only stocked by 1 store, whereas the Viewsonic VA2246 is stocked by 15 retailers and the Viewsonic VA2249 is stocked by 9 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by over one year
The Viewsonic VA2037 is six months older than the Viewsonic VA2246 and 13 months older than the Viewsonic VA2249.
6 Reasons Against
18° narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 is a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, and so does the Viewsonic VA2037. That's 18° narrower than the Viewsonic VA2249 (178°°).
8° narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°° (as does the Viewsonic VA2037), whereas the Viewsonic VA2249 is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
A lot higher maximum power consumption Edit
The Viewsonic VA2246 has a maximum power consumption of 34WW, whereas the Viewsonic VA2037 is an 18WW maximum power consumption PC monitor (16W lower).
A little wider Edit
Viewsonic VA2246 is 509.6mmmm wide, but the Viewsonic VA2037 is a 555.8mmmm wide PC monitor (46.2mm wider) and the Viewsonic VA2249 is a 505.6mmmm wide PC monitor (4mm narrower).
Seven months older
The Viewsonic VA2246 is older than the Viewsonic VA2249 by seven months.
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Viewsonic VA2246 is 93%, whereas the average user rating of the Viewsonic VA2037 is 100% (based on 1 review) and the Viewsonic VA2249 is 100% (based on 4 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
3% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 is a 54.61cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 3.81cm bigger than the Viewsonic VA2037 (54.61cmcm) and 1.27cm smaller than the Viewsonic VA2246 (54.61cmcm).
6W higher power consumption when in PowerSave mode Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 has a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of 18WW, whereas the Viewsonic VA2037 is a 25WW power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (7W higher) and the Viewsonic VA2246 is a 12WW power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (6W lower).
17% heavier Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 has a weight of 3.7kgg, however the Viewsonic VA2037 is a 4.2kgg weight PC monitor (0.5g heavier) and the Viewsonic VA2246 is a 3.1kgg weight PC monitor (0.6g lighter).
49.3mm taller Edit
The Viewsonic VA2249 is a 365.9mmmm tall PC monitor. That's 19.9mm taller than the Viewsonic VA2037 (365.9mmmm) and 49.3mm taller than the Viewsonic VA2246 (365.9mmmm).
More expensive by $10
The Viewsonic VA2249 is $10.10 more expensive than the Viewsonic VA2246.
Less retailers
The Viewsonic VA2249 is only stocked by 9 stores, whereas the Viewsonic VA2246 is stocked by 15 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.

Average User Rating

Date Released

49 months Ago 43 months Ago 36 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

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Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
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Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 31.87
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 31.87
Purchase price $ 109.99
Total cost of ownership $ 141.86
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

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0.21T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
20" 21.5"
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21.5"
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Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
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 1920 x 1080
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Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 20000000:1
 20000000:1
 20000000:1
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Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
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 LCD
 LED
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Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 900
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 900
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
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 1600 x 900
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
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Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
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 W-LED
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
 Matt
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
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Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 75 50 - 75 50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
29 - 81 24 - 82 24 - 82
Viewable Size Diagonal
495.29mm 546mm
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Viewable Height
238.76mm 269mm
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Width
431.79mm 478mm
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
0.27 x 0.27 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 160° 178°
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Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170° 178°
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Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
50.8cm 55.88cm
BEST
54.61cm
Display Technology
 TFT
 TFT
 TFT
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms 5ms 5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI-D Port
1 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1 1
DVI Port
1
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1
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Multimedia

Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows XP Home
 Windows XP Home x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows Vista Home Premium
 Windows Vista Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8 Pro x64
 Windows XP Home
 Windows XP Home x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows Vista Home Premium
 Windows Vista Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8 Pro x64
 Windows XP Home
 Windows XP Home x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows Vista Home Premium
 Windows Vista Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 8 Pro x64
Mean Time Between Failures
30,000h 40,000h
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Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 18 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
25W 12W
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18W
Typical Power Consumption
30W 26W
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26W
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Standby Power Consumption
1W Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
18W
BEST
34W Unknown - Click to provide data
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
32 - 104 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Storage Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 90 10 - 90 10 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
 RoHS
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.4kg 4.7kg
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
480mm 391mm
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
112.5mm
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114mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
608mm 565mm
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5.4kg 3.5kg
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
418.2mm 366.1mm
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth With Stand
217.7mm 197.6mm
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Width With Stand
555.8mm 509.6mm
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Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
4.2kg 3.1kg
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3.7kg
Height
346mm 316.6mm
BEST
365.9mm
Depth
50.4mm 48.3mm 204.3mm
BEST
Width
555.8mm 509.6mm 505.6mm
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Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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