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AOC AG271QX PC Monitor

$449.99
27" 50000000:1 Flat May 2016
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Screen Shape Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date $96.53 Electricity cost over 5 years
Ten industry awards
Weak battery life
Unacceptable noise level
31 Reviews + 10 Awards
pcauthority.com.au Recommended tomsguide.com Editor's Choice HEXUS.net Approved Expert Reviews Recommended
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Reviews

Ten Industry Awards

Amongst LCD screens that were released in the last year, this AOC LCD screen is one of the most highly awarded by experts in PC displays.

This AOC PC monitor was given an "Editor's Choice" award by review sites Tomsguide.com, Chip.com.tr and Rtvmaniak.pl all of whom said that this flatpanel monitor was fantastic.

The experts at websites Pcauthority.com.au and Expert Reviews both said that concluded that they would endorse this medium monitor and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Three more expert review sites all said that this LCD screen was good. This AOC LCD screen received an "Approved" award from HEXUS.net, it received an "Excellent" award from Hardware.info and it received a "Gamer Award" from Gamezoom.net.

The experts at two other expert review sites both thought that this flatpanel monitor was good. Technopat.net gave this PC display a "Technology Award" and it received a "Good Product" award from Benchmark.pl.

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Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on nineteen expert reviews from sites including Chip.de, kotimikro.fi, gamezoom.net and benchmark.pl the average expert rating of this PC display is 86%.

AOC Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

We checked 5,597 expert and owner reviews (including 599 verified purchases) for AOC PC screens and found that on average AOC has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that AOC has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range. 96% of those that bought a AOC PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The AOC AG271QX has a built-in USB hub, unlike most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for the last year which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Headphone Out

The AOC AG271QX has a headphone out. Most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to this PC monitor also have a headphone out.

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Two HDMI Ports

The AG271QX is a two HDMI port flatpanel monitor.

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Audio

Extremely Loud Fans

Two owners said in their reviews that it was noisy. Tomsguide.com mentioned “Extremely loud fans”.

Unacceptable Noise Level

Two owners said in their reviews that it was noisy. Tomsguide.com mentioned “Extremely loud fans”.


Smart TV

Lots of Connectivity Options

Three customers who purchased the AOC AG271QX thought it was good in terms of connectivity. In April last year Tomsguide.com wrote “Lots of connectivity options” in their review of this PC monitor. Tomsguide.com also wrote “Lots of ports and connectivity” in their review. Kitguru.net said “Comprehensive connectivity including USB 3.0 hub”.


Design

Great Build Quality

Three people who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was good quality. Expert Reviews wrote this year “Build quality and design”. Tomsguide.com wrote in April last year “Nice design with good build quality, thin and light, high performance, good keyboard with multicolored illumination, almost full sRGB coverage, fast WLAN, useful software additions, sufficient storage” in their review of this PC monitor. Tomsguide.com also mentioned “Great build quality” in their review.

Intuitive Softwar

Two owners said in their reviews that this PC monitor was easy to use. Tomsguide.com said last year “Intuitive softwar”. Kitguru.net wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Quick Switch external OSD control keypad”.

One owner who purchased it concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Tomsguide.com said in their review of this PC monitor “Zware games op zeer hoge de aller hoogste settings soepel spelen” . One customer who reviewed it said that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Tomsguide.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor last year “Very comfortable keyboard”.

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Great Build Quality

Six people concluded that this PC monitor was well made. Tomsguide.com said “Design russi et bonne qualit de construction, fin et lger, hautes performances, bon clavier avec clairage multicolore, couverture sRGB presque complte” in their review of this PC monitor. Hexus.net said “Solid colour reproduction”. Expert website Pcauthority.com.au wrote “It's a pretty solid mission statement o”.

One person reckoned that it was strong and durable. Expert review site Tomsguide.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor “The G Pro is a high-quality mouse with an intelligent design and robust software”.

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Ansprechendes Design

Eight people who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was well designed. Tomsguide.com wrote “Ansprechendes Design”. Tomsguide.com also mentioned “Belo design com boa qualidade de construo” in their review. Tomsguide.com also wrote “Bel design con buona qualit di costruzione, sottile e leggero, high performance, buona tastiera con illuminazione multicolore, copertura sRGB quasi completa, veloce WLAN, utili software, sufficiente s” in their review.

Four people who purchased the AOC AG271QX mentioned that it was good looking. Tomsguide.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Pretty lighting” and scored the product 4 stars out of 5. Hexus.net wrote last year “Stylish looks” in their review of this PC monitor. Expert website Kitguru.net said in their review of this PC monitor in April last year “1 contrast are pretty standard” .

One person who reviewed it mentioned that it was smooth. Expert website Pcpowerplay.com.au wrote “With smooth, colourful gameplay”.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The AG271QX has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC display.

We compared all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) to this PC display and we think the Acer BE270U ($490.39) which is cheaper; or the MX27 ($443.95), and the PB287Q ($364.99) both from Asus which has better reviews are also worth considering.

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Display

Has an HDCP

The AOC AG271QX has an HDCP, as do most of the other recently released PC monitors.

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Quite Fast Response Time

Across all the medium monitors that were released in the last 12 months the response times range from 1ms to 22ms, and the average response time is 5.4ms. With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the AG271QX has one of the fastest response times amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of only 160 degrees, the AG271QX has one of the narrower viewing angles, vertical amongst medium monitors of this age. Medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this LCD screen have viewing angles, vertical of between 50° and 180°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The average viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that are a similar age to this flatpanel monitor is 170°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees, the AG271QX has one of the narrower viewing angles, horizontal amongst comparable spec PC displays of this age.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The AOC AG271QX has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other LCD screens that came out in the last year also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Seven Cables Included

The AG271QX has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on latest medium monitors. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)", "DVI", "DisplayPort", "HDMI", "USB" and "VGA" are also found on this PC screen.

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Weight & Dimensions

Slim, Attractive Chassis

Five customers said in their reviews that the product was thin. Tomsguide.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and said last year “Slim Light Industrial Design”. Tomsguide.com also mentioned “Slim, attractive chassis” in their review. Tomsguide.com also wrote “Thin and light chassis without compromised cooling” in their review.

One person who reviewed it concluded that it was good structurally.

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144Hz Refresh Rate

Three owners said in their reviews that it had a good refresh rate. Kitguru.net said in their review of this PC monitor “144Hz refresh rate”. One owner said in their reviews that it had good picture quality. Tomsguide.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Good graphics and overall performance” and scored the product 4 stars out of 5.


Power

Weak Battery Life

Four customers wrote in their reviews that it did not have a good battery life. Tomsguide.com wrote “Weak battery life”. Tomsguide.com also said “4k configurations get terrible battery life” in their review. Tomsguide.com also said “GPU throttling in extreme scenarios and on battery power, loud fans under load, audible HDD, meager sound, limited maintainability, mediocre battery runtimes, port layout, high surface temperatures wi” in their review.


Features

Some Less Than Useful Features

One person said in their reviews that the AOC AG271QX did not have good features. Last year Pcpowerplay.com.au said “Some less than useful features”.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was April 2017 when this medium monitor was released.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ag271qx 2560x14401msvgadvid2xhdmidpusb, contact 2560x1440, contact ag271qx, ag271qx ag271qx, aoc 2560x1440, pumps ag271qx, aoc ag271qx27, info ag271qx, aoc 350cdm2
Barcodes 04038986185417

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