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Viewsonic XG2701 PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 LED Jan 2016
Screen Size Display Resolution Display Type Built-In Speaker Release Date
The ViewSonic XG2701 is a 27 Full HD monitor packed with all the speed and features that diehard gaming enthusiasts need. Featuring an incredible 144Hz refresh rate, as well as VESA Adaptive-Sync... More
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8 Reasons For

Viewsonic Has Good LCD Screen Reviews

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

Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports

The Viewsonic XG2701 is a four USB Type-A downstream port PC screen. Most of the other new medium monitors have between one and four USB Type-A downstream ports.

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LED Display Type

This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were launched in the last 12 months.

Alternative PC displays that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to look at include the iiyama GB2783QSU[plb_3810040_price] which has better reviews; or the Asus BE24AQLB[plb_3194464_price], or the LG 24UD58[plb_3760773_price] which is cheaper.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the XG2701, the Viewsonic XG2701 has a built-in speaker.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC displays with a built-in speaker currently available including the HP EliteDisplay S240uj[plb_3818948_price] which is cheaper.

We think you might also be interested in other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker including the Wortmann AG TERRA LED 2756W[plb_3900433_price], or the Philips 240B7QPTEB[plb_3757125_price].

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Two HDMI Ports

The Viewsonic XG2701 is a two HDMI port PC monitor.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Audio Power

The lowest RMS rated audio power of similar spec flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the XG2701 is 0.5W, the highest is 20W, and the average RMS rated audio power is 4.8W. At 6 Watts, the Viewsonic XG2701 has a quite high RMS rated audio power compared to most of the other newly released similar spec PC displays.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This PC monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found graphics resolution on comparable spec PC screens that have been on the market for the last year.

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Very Fast Response Time

Recently released medium monitors have response times of between 1ms and 20ms. The Viewsonic XG2701 has one of the faster response times (only 1 millisecond) amongst comparable spec PC displays of this age.

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8 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Most comparable spec PC displays that were launched in the last 12 months are not 3D compatible. The Viewsonic XG2701 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

PC screens which are 3D compatible that might be worth considering include the Acer GN276HL[plb_3495354_price] which is also cheaper.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other LCD screens that came out in the last year, the Viewsonic XG2701 does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that have been available for the last year do not have an integrated card reader. The Viewsonic XG2701 is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on medium monitors that were launched in the last year.

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Quite Low Maximum Height Adjustment

With a maximum height adjustment of only 120 millimeters, the Viewsonic XG2701 has one of the lower maximum height adjustments amongst medium monitors of this age. The lowest maximum height adjustment of latest medium monitors is 4.3mm and the highest is 510mm.

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Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle

At only 160 degrees, the Viewsonic XG2701 has a fairly narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other LCD screens that were released in the last 12 months. The average vertical viewing angle of newly released medium monitors is 170°, and the vertical viewing angles range from 50° to 180°.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the XG2701 have horizontal viewing angles of between 65° and 180°. With a horizontal viewing angle of only 170 degrees, the Viewsonic XG2701 has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles amongst LCD screens of this age.

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Fairly High Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode

The average power consumption when in PowerSave mode of comparable spec PC displays that were launched around the same time as the XG2701 is 6.5W, and the power consumptions when in PowerSave mode range from 0.21W to 52W. At 23 Watts, the Viewsonic XG2701 has a fairly high power consumption when in PowerSave mode compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the XG2701.

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1 Other reason to consider the Viewsonic XG2701

Released Eleven Months Ago

This LCD screen was released eleven months ago.

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Electricity cost when switched on $43.52
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Total running cost over 5 years $43.52
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.28 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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