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Asus VC279H PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 80000000:1 LED Apr 2015
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- In-Plane Switching technology panel with LED backlight in frameless & Slim design- Advanced eye care feature with Blue Light Filter & Flicker free- Embedded wall mount hole for multiple using... More
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16 Reasons For

Good Expert Reviews

This PC screen received an expert rating of 80 out of 100 from prad.de.

Good User Reviews

People who bought this Asus flatpanel monitor rated this PC screen 82% on average.

Nice Design

A few Asus VC279H owners thought it was good looking. Giovanni Bolton gave it a rating of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Sharp colors and beautifully thin bezel”. Rob B mentioned in November “For gaming it's pretty good” .

One person said in their reviews that the product was smooth. Alfredo said on Amazon a few weeks ago “It took me a while to get use to it due to the "vividpixel" option had to turn that off; text wasn't as smooth when it was on” in his review.

One Asus VC279H owner concluded that the Asus VC279H had a thick frame. This year Mr. T. Richards wrote in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Good stylist monitor with a thin bezel and decently priced” and scored it 5 stars.

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A Best Selling Flatpanel Monitor

The VC279H is one the fastest selling PC screen currently available.

Robust

Four customers thought this PC monitor was well made. This month Amazon Customer wrote “Solid Monitor”. Corey Reynolds said a few weeks ago “The built in speakers are useless anyway” in his review of the Asus VC279H and scored the Asus VC279H very highly. Dj mentioned on Amazon “Nice Screen/Lousy built in speakers” but in spite of that they rated this PC monitor 60 out of 100.

One person who reviewed it said that it was strong and durable. I Am Jake. said on Amazon this year “Rim of the monitor are made of a sturdy black plastic”.

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Easy to Use

Two Asus VC279H reviewers said in their reviews that the Asus VC279H was easy to use. Mark wrote in his Asus VC279H review in November “Easy to use menus when you figure it out” and rated the Asus VC279H 5 stars. Sara scored the Asus VC279H 80 out of 100 and she wrote on Amazon “Control buttons at bottom are a bit fiddly to use though”.

One person considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. I Am Jake. said in their Asus VC279H review in November this year “A nice bonus if you plan to watch TV on it or play games in a more comfortable position”. One Asus VC279H owner who purchased it mentioned that it was easy to setup. Sara said in November “Very easy to set up”.

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Asus LCD Screens Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Asus LCD screens and also specifically for Asus medium monitors and found that in both cases Asus had good ratings compared to other brands.

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Good Connectivity

A number of Asus VC279H reviewers said in their reviews that the Asus VC279H was good in terms of HDMI connections. I Am Jake. scored this PC monitor 80 out of 100 and wrote “In terms of connectivity, this monitor has 1x HDMI, 1x DVI, 1x VGA” in their Asus VC279H review. I Am Jake. also mentioned “The audio jack is a nice touch, allowing external speakers to be used for HDMI input sound”. Paul M said on Amazon in November this year “Great monitor, good colours, wide viewing angle, speakers work fine with HDMI” and rated the Asus VC279H as excellent.

Good Size

A number of customers considered that it was thin.

Good Picture Quality

A few customers who purchased the product said that it had good colour saturation. Mark gave it a very good rating and he mentioned this month “Brilliantly bright with vivid colours” in his review of this PC monitor. Mark also mentioned “Wow bright screen and vivid colours”. In November this year Paul M wrote on Amazon “The colours are good and rich, minecraft looks great” in his Asus VC279H review.

One Asus VC279H owner mentioned in their reviews that it had good picture quality. One person thought this PC monitor had a wide viewing angle. In November Paul M said in his review of the Asus VC279H on Amazon “It has a wide viewing angle”.

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Good Product Quality

Several Asus VC279H owners wrote in their reviews that the product was good quality. Craig Cookson he said in his review of this PC monitor “Fantastic screen amazing quality I expected nothing less”. Last year Matthew K. mentioned “Great picture quality and amazing response times for an IPS panel” and rated it as excellent. In November Mr. T. Richards wrote “Decent price for a quality monitor” in their review.

LED Display Type

This PC display has an LED display type, which is the most frequently found display type on medium monitors that were released around the same time as it.

There are a number of other PC screens that have an LED Display currently available which you might want to consider including the Philips 276E6ADSS[plb_3015384_price] which is cheaper; or the Benq XL2420[plb_1453626_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Asus VC279H has a built-in speaker. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to the VC279H also have a built-in speaker.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker currently available including the Asus VX278Q[plb_3195439_price] which is cheaper; or the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price] which has better reviews.

We compared all the other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker to this flatpanel monitor and we think the LG 24MB37PM[plb_3053493_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

The Asus VC279H has one of the bigger screen sizes (68.6 centimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the PC screens of this age and type the screen sizes range from 48cm to 600cm.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This LCD screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found graphics resolution on medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.

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Very Shallow

The shallowest PC monitor of this type and age is 32mm deep, the deepest is 650mm, and the average depth is 92mm. The Asus VC279H is fairly shallow (only 46.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Asus VC279H does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that came out around the same time as the VC279H also do not have a built-in camera.

It is worth also looking at alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in camera including the DELL UZ2315H[plb_2324899_price] or the Viewsonic VG2437[plb_2780335_price], or the HP EliteDisplay E221c[plb_2895033_price].

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Not 3D Compatible

Most comparable spec PC displays that have been around for more than a year are not 3D compatible. The Asus VC279H is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

If you want a flatpanel monitor that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Benq XL2420[plb_1453626_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to the VC279H do not have an integrated card reader. The Asus VC279H is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many similar spec PC displays that have been around for more than a year.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been available for more than a year.

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Quite High Power Consumption When Off

Across all the PC monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the VC279H the power consumptions when off range from 0.005W to 350W, and the average power consumption when off is 1.6W. The Asus VC279H has one of the higher power consumptions when off (0.5 Watts) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Released Over a Year Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market for over a year.

Average Width

With a width of 622.6 millimeters, the Asus VC279H has a relatively average width compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and type.

Other 622.6mm wide PC displays currently available which you might want to consider include the HP 27xw[plb_3047077_price] which is cheaper.

Alternative PC displays with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Asus VC279[plb_2869020_price] (622.6mm), or the Fujitsu L27T-1 LED[plb_3032665_price] (622.6mm).

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Expert Reviews

(1)
7 September 2015

Der neue VC279H aus dem Hause ASUS siedelt sich im niederpreisigen Consumer-Bereich an. Bereits ab etwa 230 Euro erhält man einen TFT-Monitor mit 27 Zoll Bildschirmdiagonale, IPS-Panel und...

User Reviews

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Reviewed 8 September 2016 by D.Cayce
(Verified Purchase)

Great monitors. Good price and the screens look great.

Reviewed 20 July 2016 by I am Jake. | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

I needed an IPS monitor at home for the colour accuracy as I'm starting to seriously get into digital art and graphic design. This Asus VC279H seemed to fit the bill nicely. The colours produced... Read more…

Reviewed 10 July 2016 by Corey Reynolds

For the price, this is an excellent monitor. Turn off the worthless "vivid pixel" and this thing shines. I was debating between 24" or 27" and I can say I don't regret going with the larger size.... Read more…

Reviewed 7 July 2016 by Ross
(Verified Purchase)

Bought this to replace my existing monitor. Exactly what was required and the quality is great. Has all fittings necessary regardless of what you are attaching.

Reviewed 28 June 2016 by Alfredo
(Verified Purchase)

I've had this monitor already for a while now, I can say I'm happy with it. It took me a while to get use to it due to the "vividpixel" option had to turn that off; text wasn't as smooth when it... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $39.79
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Manufacturer Part Numbers 250cdm2, asus vc279, code vc279, asus vc279h, code vc279h, pumps vc279, apple vc279, pumps vc279h, asus 250cdm2, apple vc279h, asus vc279hw, apple vc279hw, apple 250cdm2, pumps vc279hw, asus asuvc279, asus asuvc279h, asus 1920x1080, apple 1920x1080, asus 90lm01d2b01670, asus 90lm01d0b01670, asrockasusantecarcticb vc279, asrockasusantecarcticb vc279h, asrockasusantecarcticb vc279hw
Barcodes 00889349017678, 00889349173251, 04712900017670, 04712900173253

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