LG 27MB65 vs Viewsonic VX2770Smh

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LG 27MB65
Viewsonic VX2770Smh

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A lot faster response time Edit
The LG 27MB65 has a response time of 5ms, but the Viewsonic VX2770Smh is a 7ms response time PC monitor (2ms slower). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Cheaper by $6
The LG 27MB65 costs $5.94 less than the Viewsonic VX2770Smh.
8 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor.
12% cheaper to run
Over five years the LG 27MB65 is $4.48 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic VX2770Smh. Read more
2 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770Smh is a 3W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 1W higher than the LG 27MB65 (3W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Viewsonic VX2770Smh is 92% based on 25 reviews, however the average rating of the LG 27MB65 is 87% (based on 3 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The LG 27MB65 is a 2W RMS rated audio power PC monitor. That's 1W lower than the Viewsonic VX2770Smh (3W). Read more

RMS rated power is a true measure of the power of the audio system on a monitor. It also sometimes referred to as the Continuous Power. RMS stands for Root Mean Square and is measured in Watts (voltage x current). The RMS rated power is the highest amount of power that an amplifier can deliver continuously without failing.

A higher RMS rated power will provide audio that is louder and cleaner.

User review Rating is Worse
The LG 27MB65's average user score is 87%, however the Viewsonic VX2770Smh's is 92% (based on 25 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
A lot slower response time Edit
The Viewsonic VX2770Smh has a response time of 7ms, but the LG 27MB65 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (2ms faster). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

More expensive by $6
The Viewsonic VX2770Smh is $5.94 more expensive than the LG 27MB65.
Less retailers
The Viewsonic VX2770Smh is only stocked by 3 retailers, whereas the LG 27MB65 is stocked by 11 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by over one year
The Viewsonic VX2770Smh is 18 months older than the LG 27MB65.
Higher running costs over five years by $4.48
Over five years the Viewsonic VX2770Smh costs $37.99 to run which is $4.48 more to run than the LG 27MB65. Show assumptions.

Awards

No awards found 5 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
ferra.ru: Best Product
thg.ru: Smart Buy
tomshardware.co.uk: Smart Buy
tomshardware.com: Smart Buy

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

36 months Ago 54 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 32.15
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 33.51
Purchase price $ 214.05
Total cost of ownership $ 247.56
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 35.73
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 37.99
Purchase price $ 219.99
Total cost of ownership $ 257.98
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.22T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.22 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.25T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
27" 27"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 30000000:1
 30000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 75 50 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83 24 - 83
Pixel Pitch
0.311 x 0.311 0.3114 x 0.3114
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
5ms
BEST
7ms
DDC/CI
 DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Audio Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
2W 3W
BEST
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Performance

Linux Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Linux operating systems supported
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
80mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
5 - 35 20 - -5
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
Pivot
 Pivot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
Number of OSD Languages
17 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators

Power

Power Consumption (off)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
27W
BEST
30W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
BEST
 TCO
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
9.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
467mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
216mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
721mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
6.5kg 5kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
410mm
BEST
459mm
Depth (with Stand)
259mm 193mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
644mm 622mm
BEST
Weight
5.9kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
387mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
64mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
644mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 VGA
 DVI
 AC
 DisplayPort
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Other Features

HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI
Number of Products Included
Unknown - Click to provide data 1pc(s)
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