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Fourty-four Asus VS247 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. In August last year Alastair mentioned “The picture quality is superb” in their Asus VS247 review and rated the product 80 out of 100. Andrew Durber gave it a rating of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “They are very cheap for the quality of the product”. This year Angela and she said on Amazon “Good value and excellent visual quality” in her review of the Asus VS247.
Good Picture Quality
A few people who reviewed this PC monitors concluded that it had good colour saturation. Amazon Customer rated it 80 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “It displays great colours” in their review of this PC monitors. Andrew Durber said in his review of this PC monitors “I can choose how vibrant I want the colours which is useful since I use my PC for everything”. Andrewg scored the product 80 out of 100 and wrote in their review of this PC monitors on Amazon “Very nice monitor, with vivid colours and has suitable VESA-100 mount holes on the back”.
Fourteen Asus VS247 reviewers agreed that the Asus VS247 had good picture quality. Alastair wrote in their review of the Asus VS247 in August last year “The picture quality is superb”. Appox and said on Amazon “It fulfilled all my needs, great resolution great refresh time, great image quality and stuff”. Danflorinbaicu said in their review of the Asus VS247 on Amazon “The image quality is really good, no dead pixels, haven't checked for light bleeding.”.
A number of people who bought it reckoned that it had a wide viewing angle. Alex Hunt mentioned in his review of the Asus VS247 “Lovely viewing angle – much better than the laptop I have it plugged into”. L. A. Ward wrote in their Asus VS247 review “Colours are good and viewing angle superb” and gave it a score of 5 stars. M gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned “Viewing angle is really good with no apparent dead pixels”.
A number of Asus VS247 owners who bought the product thought it had clear images. Three years ago Archie said on Amazon “With the led background it produced a super clear image” in his review of the Asus VS247. This year Cate H. said on Amazon “However now I'm running smoothly and the clarity is very good”. In the same month Daniel mentioned “The clarity is awesome, very bright” in his Asus VS247 review.
One Asus VS247 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it had a good refresh rate. Razak said “60fps is still the ideal gaming refresh rate which is fine” in their review and rated it 4 stars. One person wrote in their reviews that the Asus VS247 had a sharp image. Mr Freeze gave it a rating of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “Very good quality screen, good viewing angles, sharpness and colour”.
Easy to Use
A number of customers who bought it concluded that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer wrote in their review on Amazon in August this year “The brightness is fantastic, making it very easy and clear to use for working”. A few weeks ago Bobbyuk94 mentioned on Amazon “The menu buttons are easy to use”. In August this year Everythingpc gave this PC monitors a score of 99 out of 100 and said in their review of the Asus VS247 on Amazon “Found this as a handy addition as many monitors at this price point decide to omit this”.
Some Asus VS247 owners who purchased it agreed that it was easy to use the menus. Linda scored the product 5 stars and she mentioned on Amazon “Lovely menu system with buttons under screen”. Mark Humphreys gave it a score of 4 stars and he wrote on Amazon in August this year “Text is clear at normal windows settings although my wife needs to make text bigger so this could be a personal thing” in his review of this PC monitors. Mr. James A. Carter mentioned “Have a good choice of Menu to select how colors on screen appear”.
A few Asus VS247 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to setup. Bobbyuk94 gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon this month “Setting up was super easy and the screen turns on very fast” in their review of this PC monitors. Elizabeth J. Moore wrote on Amazon “Easy to set up - even a TOG like me managed it”. Elizabeth J. Moore also mentioned “Came quickly well packaged just what I needed easy to set up and working just fine”.
Four customers wrote in their reviews that it was easy to assemble. Three years ago Gabriel Gauci Maistre wrote in his Asus VS247 review on Amazon “Monitors are normally a hassle to assemble out of the box”. Gabriel Gauci Maistre also said “This was was great and really quick to assemble”. Linda wrote “Easy to assemble just twist base on, plug in vga” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.
A few customers concluded that it was good looking. Amy Laz wrote “Beautiful screen, full HD resolution 1920x1080 with no problems at all (no dead pixels either”. Andrew Durber wrote two years ago “Gorgeous monitors”. Andrew Durber also wrote “They're gorgeous with a beautiful display”.
One Asus VS247 reviewer said in their reviews that this PC monitors was smooth. Mark Humphreys gave this PC monitors a score of 4 stars and he wrote in his review on Amazon a few weeks ago “Playing Fallout 4 the action is very smooth and very clear with loads of detail”.
One person wrote in their reviews that the Asus VS247 was neat. M. G. Chisholm scored it 5 stars and mentioned in their review on Amazon in August “Keep my study looking tidy and HDMI is the best way to get a longer length of run”.
One customer who bought the Asus VS247 concluded that it was a good design. M wrote in their review “The monitor looks great - lovely gloss finish and slim design”.
One customer said that the Asus VS247 had a good case. Daniel said in his Asus VS247 review on Amazon in August “Very good quality casing and not at all cheap looking or feel as you often find on some of these - more reasonably priced - monitors” and scored the product 5 stars.
Some customers who purchased it considered that it was well made. Amy said on Amazon “Gotta give it to Asus, they do make solid products” in her review and gave it a rating of 99 out of 100. This month Amy Laz wrote in her Asus VS247 review “A stereo audio in cable for the built in speakers”. Em_ks said on Amazon “The quality of the build seems good” in their Asus VS247 review.
Four Asus VS247 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the product was strong and durable. Linda said on Amazon “FULL TILT on a very sturdy stand” and rated it 99 out of 100. Miss Roscoe mentioned “If it were on something more sturdy it probably wouldn't have this problem”. Nabibi wrote “All in all its a sturdy 27 inch monitor” in their review of the Asus VS247.
One Asus VS247 reviewer mentioned that this PC monitors was easy to damage or scratch. Paul2250 rated it 5 stars and wrote in August this year “Only thing I can complain about is some damage to the paintwork on the side of the screen, not sure how it happened” in their review.
A few customers mentioned in their reviews that it was thin. In August last year Amazon Customer mentioned in their review on Amazon “The monitor looks great and is very thin”. In August this year Helen T wrote “Unusable for slim fit wall mount” but in spite of that scored the Asus VS247 1 stars. Helen T also said “I have my pc at a slim narrow desk - space is premium”.
A number of Asus VS247 owners agreed that this PC monitors was lightweight. This month Carrigeen04 said in their review of this PC monitors “Quite lightweight”. Kindle Customer mentioned on Amazon “Very lightweight and was a bit worried when I opened it (2 boxes?” and rated the product 99 out of 100. Kindle Customer also said “It's a very lightweight plastic base”.
A number of Asus VS247 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Asus VS247 was thick. P. D. Gregory wrote on Amazon in August last year “The viewing angle is very wide so you can see from the side or above, they were a great price”. expert website Pcgameware.co.uk mentioned “Asus has a wide range of displays available including LCD Monitors, TV Monitors, IPS Monitors” in their Asus VS247 review.
A few Asus VS247 owners concluded that this PC monitors was a good weight. This month Carrigeen04 mentioned “Good small light weight monitor”. S.wil rated it 5 stars and mentioned in their review on Amazon two years ago “Incredible how light in weight the unit is”.
One Asus VS247 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. R De Bulat mentioned “It is elegant and not at all bulky” in their review of the Asus VS247. One Asus VS247 owner considered that the Asus VS247 was easy to carry around. Jonathan Mccrum wrote “The monitor is actually incredibly light and easy to carry around” in his review of the Asus VS247.
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Average Expert Reviews
Based on two expert reviews from sites including Mac World and Les Numeriques.com the average expert rating of this flatpanel monitor is 70 out of 100.
A Top Selling PC Screen
According to sales data from Amazon, the VS247 is a popular choice amongst people who bought LCD screens in the last 3 months.
A number of customers thought it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Amazon Customer mentioned “Cheap screen though picture seems ok, just wanted HDMI” in their review of this PC monitors but in spite of that rated the Asus VS247 2 stars. Last year Ann said “The DVI to HDMI cable was nice to see in the box”. Daniel wrote “This was bought because it has the HDMI port to connect to a Macbook as a second screen” and gave it a score of 99 out of 100.
One person said in their reviews that it was able to connect to the internet. Mark Humphreys mentioned in August “A quick search on the internet remedied that”. One person who purchased it said that it was good in terms of connectivity. Last year Guy mentioned “Great connectivity, fast response” in his review and scored the product 99 out of 100.
Asus medium monitors have good ratings on average and across all PC displays Asus is one of the better rated manufacturers.
Good Technical Features
A number of Asus VS247 owners who reviewed the Asus VS247 agreed that it had good features. Alex Hunt wrote in his Asus VS247 review “Overall, it’s clearly missing some features and build quality that more expensive monitors have.”. Everythingpc wrote in their review in August this year “Smart View are some the flagship features that Asus decide to cram in here” and scored it 5 stars. Jonathan Mccrum mentioned “It has features such as tilt” but only gave this PC monitors a score of 60 out of 100.
Good Sound Quality
A number of Asus VS247 owners reckoned that this PC monitors had good sound quality. Two years ago Chelseafan wrote “That is to say I did not really care of headphones or good sound quality before”. Radiolite wrote in their Asus VS247 review on Amazon “Sound quality from the speakers is not great (I have yet to hear of a monitor that does have incredible audio quality” and scored this PC monitors 5 stars.
Good Owner Reviews
On average, based on 419 owner reviews this PC screen has an overall owner rating of 87%.
Good Environmental Credentials
One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was good in terms of recycling. Dogbone said on Amazon “Foolishly assuming the quality would be good, I recycled the packaging too soon!”.
LED Display Type
This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many comparable spec PC displays that have been around for a similar time to it.
Other PC screens that have an LED Display currently available that you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the iiyama B2483HS ($491.83), or the Hanns.G HL226.
50000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The Asus VS247 has a maximum contrast ratio of 50000000:1. That's over two times the contrast ratio of the most frequently found dynamic contrast ratio of 20000000:1. The contrast ratio of all PC displays of a similar age and type to the VS247 ranges from Mega Contrast (worst) to 100000000:1 (best).
Alternative PC monitors that have a 50000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio currently available that you might also want to look at include the i2476, or the E2260 ($89.88) both from AOC or the Viewsonic VX2263 which has a better Rating.
LCD screens with a higher contrast ratio that might be worth considering include the VE228 ($90.99) (80000000:1 and higher rated), the VE228DR (80000000:1 and higher rated), or the VS239 ($130.64) (80000000:1 and higher rated) all from Asus.
Has One Cable Included
The number of cables included found on the Asus VS247 is more than most medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as it. The most commonly found cable included is AC, but this cable included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included AC|DVI|VGA are also found on this Asus PC screen.
1080p Video Mode
This PC display has a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly found video mode on PC monitors that are a similar age to it.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This LCD screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found graphics resolution on PC screens of a similar age and type to it.
Very Low Maximum Power Consumption
The average maximum power consumption of PC screens of this spec and age is 54W. With a maximum power consumption of only 22.7 Watts, the Asus VS247 has a fairly low maximum power consumption compared to most of the other PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to the VS247.
Very Fast Response Time
The response times of PC displays of a similar type and age to the VS247 range from 1ms to 69ms. At only 2 milliseconds, the Asus VS247 has a quite fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the VS247.
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One Asus VS247 reviewer reckoned that it did not have good technical guidance. Mik wrote on Amazon “I didn't expect any being it's a ASUS, shame there isn't a manual for it to aid in set-up” in their review of the Asus VS247.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The Asus VS247 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that were released around the same time as the VS247 which have a built-in speaker.
There are a number of alternative LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker that you might want to look at including the Benq GL2460 ($150.37), the iiyama E2283HS, or the Hannspree HE247DPB which also has a higher Rating.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age, the Asus VS247 is not 3D compatible.
If you want a PC display that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Lenovo E2323 ($178.95), or the HP LP2065 or the AOC E2250 ($85.49).
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Asus VS247 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC monitors of this age and type also do not have a built-in camera.
We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC monitors with a built-in camera and we think the HP Compaq LA2206 which is also higher rated is also worth considering.
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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Like most of the other PC displays that were launched around the same time as the VS247, the Asus VS247 does not have an integrated card reader.
Only HD HD Type
This flatpanel monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to it.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This PC monitor has been on the market for over two years.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec PC monitors that are a similar age to it.
We compared all the other PC screens that have a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels to this LCD screen and we think the iiyama XU2290HS, the LG 22M35, and the Benq DL2215 which has a better Rating is also worth considering.
At 561.8 millimeters, the Asus VS247 has a pretty typical width compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.
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1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD, HD
SRGB Display Feature
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 83
Vertical Scan Range
55 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 80
0.272 x 0.272
Display Colour Count
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
VGA (D-Sub) Port
AC Power in Port
Integrated TV Tuner
Windows Operating System
Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64
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