This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC screens of a similar spec and age to it.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The ViewZ VZ-185 has a built-in speaker, which is unusual. Most of the other small monitors that were launched around the same time as the VZ-185 do not have a built-in speaker.
1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This flatpanel monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found typical contrast ratio on PC screens that were released more than two years ago.
Not Supported HD Type
This PC monitor has a Not supported HD type, which is typical of many small monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.
With a depth of only 44.96 millimeters, the ViewZ VZ-185 is one of the shallower flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to the VZ-185 amongst comparable spec LCD screens of this age. PC monitors that were released more than two years ago have depths of between 8mm and 530mm.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for a similar time to the VZ-185 do not have a built-in camera. The ViewZ VZ-185 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other PC screens of this type and age, the ViewZ VZ-185 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The ViewZ VZ-185 does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the VZ-185 also do not have an integrated card reader.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
The ViewZ VZ-185 has a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 20% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels. The worst display resolution of all comparable spec PC monitors that were released around the same time as the VZ-185 is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.
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2 Other reasons to consider the ViewZ VZ-185
Released Over Two Years Ago
This flatpanel monitor was released over two years ago.
The ViewZ VZ-185 has a relatively typical width (447.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other PC screens that have been on the market for more than two years.
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