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Viewsonic VX2770SMHLED PC Monitor

01net.com 4 Star thg.ru Smart Buy tomshardware.com Smart Buy tomshardware.co.uk Smart Buy ferra.ru Best Product
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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17 Reasons For

Five Industry Awards

Amongst medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years, this medium monitor is one of the most highly awarded.

This flatpanel monitor received a "Smart Buy" award from both Tomshardware.co.uk and Tomshardware.com and it received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com.

The editors of two more expert review sites both decided that this PC monitor was good. This flatpanel monitor received a "Best Product" award from Ferra.ru and Thg.ru gave it a "Smart Buy" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on ten expert reviews from sites including Techradar, Digital Versus, PC Mag and macworld.com.au this flatpanel monitor has an average expert rating of 70%.

Excellent User Reviews

Users have rated this LCD screen as brilliant on average.

Nice Design

A number of Viewsonic VX2770Smh reviewers who bought it concluded that it was good looking. Expert website Reviewed.com mentioned “A mouthful of a monitor that's beautifully designed and has some interesting, uncommon features”. Expert review site Techradar.com/au/ gave it a score of 70 out of 100 and wrote “The Viewsonic VX2770Smh-LED makes for a pretty nice 1080p 27-inch panel” in their Viewsonic VX2770Smh review.

Several Viewsonic VX2770Smh owners said that this PC monitor was a good design. Expert website Itproportal.com mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh “With its slim profile and bezel-free design”. Two years ago Cybershack.com.au mentioned “Sleek design”.

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Good Product Quality

Several people concluded that it was good quality. Cybershack.com.au mentioned “Good image quality” in their Viewsonic VX2770Smh review. Cybershack.com.au also said “Impressive colour quality”.

Good Picture Quality

Several people mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic VX2770Smh had good picture quality.

Good Brand

Viewsonic medium monitors have good ratings on average and across all PC displays Viewsonic is one of the superior brands.

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Robust

Several Viewsonic VX2770Smh owners said in their reviews that the Viewsonic VX2770Smh was well made. Expert review site Itproportal.com wrote four years ago “The 27in panel delivers a solid colour performance and offers the wide vi” in their review of this PC monitor.

Good Size

One person who reviewed it wrote that it was thin.

Easy to Use

One customer who purchased this PC monitor considered that it was easy to use the menus. Two years ago Cybershack.com.au said in their review of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh “Good default settings”.

Good Technical Features

A number of people said that the product had good features. Digitalversus.com wrote on Digital Versus four years ago “The monitor's responsiveness, Full HD resolution and lack of certain hardware features hold it back form a fi”.

LED Display Type

This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VX2770Smh has a built-in speaker. Most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VX2770Smh do not have a built-in speaker.

There are a number of alternative LCD screens with a built-in speaker currently available that you might want to look at including the iiyama XB2483HSU[plb_1611035_price] which has better reviews.

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Fairly Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the LCD screens of a similar age and spec to the VX2770Smh the horizontal viewing angles range from 60° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The VX2770Smh has a quite wide horizontal viewing angle (178 degrees) compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that were released more than two years ago.

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Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

LCD screens that have been available for around the same time as the VX2770Smh have vertical viewing angles of between 50° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°. At 178 degrees, the VX2770Smh has a quite wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that have been available for a comparable time to the VX2770Smh.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found graphics resolution on medium monitors that have been available for more than two years.

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Has One Cable Included

The Viewsonic VX2770Smh has a greater number of cables included than most similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as it. This PC screen has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on PC monitors of this type and age.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Most similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for more than two years are not 3D compatible. The VX2770Smh is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

If you want a PC monitor that is 3D compatible then you might want to look at the Asus VG23AH[plb_1411330_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and type, the VX2770Smh does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VX2770Smh do not have an integrated card reader. The VX2770Smh is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

There are a number of other PC screens which also have an integrated card reader which you might also want to consider including the DELL U2413[plb_1565290_price], or the Asus PA279[plb_1588541_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Only HD HD Type

This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on similar spec PC screens that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Slow Response Time

At 7 milliseconds, the VX2770Smh has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec. Across all the medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the VX2770Smh the response times range from 1ms to 40ms.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Viewsonic VX2770Smh

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Viewsonic released the VX2770Smh.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a comparable age to it.

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Specification

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Loudspeaker
Integrated TV Tuner
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Thin Client Installed
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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

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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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Electricity cost when switched on $37.23
Electricity cost when on standby $2.36
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Total running cost over 5 years $39.59
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vx2770, vx2770s, vx2770sm, vx2770smh, vx2770smhl, vx2770smhle, vx2770smhled
Barcodes 00021112986754, 00132018263983, 00766907659719, 07669076597192

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