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Owners have rated this LCD screen on average 71 out of 100.
AOC Has Excellent PC Screen Reviews
On average AOC small monitors have excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all PC screens built by AOC.
A number of customers who reviewed it concluded that it was thin. Hector Enriquez said in his review of the AOC E1759 “It is light, thin, easy to configure” . In November last year expert review site Techradar.com said “While laptops, tablets and other devices become thinner and lighter, monitors are having some trouble shedding the pounds.” in their review of this PC monitor.
Easy to Use
One AOC E1759 owner thought this PC monitor was easy to setup. Amazon Customer said in their review on Amazon “Easy to setup and works fine”. One customer who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good experience. Gadget Fan gave it a rating of 4 stars and said on Amazon “Good experience with 2010 MacBook Pro” in their review of this PC monitor.
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One AOC E1759 reviewer who bought the product thought it was good looking. Ashley gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned on Amazon “It's biggest con is that it has pretty low viewing angles, not a problem for me.”.
One AOC E1759 owner who reviewed the product reckoned that it was a good design. Expert review site Pcmag.com wrote “The AOC E1759Fwu is a 17-inch, USB-powered portable monitor featuring a slim, easy-to-carry design, solid image quality” in their review.
One person who bought the product reckoned that it was well made.
One AOC E1759 owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was good in terms of USB connections.
LED Display Type
This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many small monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the other LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the Asus VB178T, the DELL E2014H, or the Samsung SMT-1930 ($485.91).
1600 X 900 Graphics Resolution
The AOC E1759 has a maximum resolution of 1600 x 900. That's 13% more resolution than the most frequently found graphics resolution of 1280 x 1024 (SXGA). Small monitors that are a similar age to the E1759 graphics resolutions range from 640 x 350 (worst) to 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) (best).
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Inferior Picture Quality
Several customers thought the AOC E1759 did not have good picture quality. Fernando he said “Poor picture quality”. Gadget Fan said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Now the picture quality is not as good as my laptop screen, despite having a higher res (1600 x 900 vs MacBook Pro's 1440 x 900” however they scored the product 4 stars.
One customer who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it did not have good colour saturation. Techradar.com wrote on expert website Techradar “However, its poor colour saturation, awful viewing angles”.
Poor Product Quality
Some AOC E1759 reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it was not good quality. Amazon Customer wrote “I overlooked the other review, which mentioned bad picture quality” in their review. Amazon Customer also said “The screen on this thing is absolutely awful - about the quality of the screen you find on a £35 tablet PC”. In November this year Ashley mentioned “Don't expect a super high quality panel for this price” however he still gave it a score of 80 out of 100.
Only One USB Type-A Downstream Port
The AOC E1759 is a one USB Type-A downstream port PC display. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this spec and age have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
Most similar spec LCD screens that are a comparable age to the E1759 do not have a built-in speaker. The AOC E1759 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in speaker.
We think you might also be interested in alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker including the iiyama E1980SD or the VW199TL, or the VB178T both from Asus.
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Not 3D Compatible
The AOC E1759 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other small monitors that were launched around the same time as the E1759 are also not 3D compatible.
Flatpanel monitors which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the Neovo C-17, or the Samsung SMT-1934 ($190.98) which also has a higher rating.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The AOC E1759 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other small monitors that are a similar age to the E1759 also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The AOC E1759 does not have an integrated card reader, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec PC screens that came out around the same time as the E1759 also do not have an integrated card reader.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
The AOC E1759 has a quite dim display brightness (only 220 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other small monitors that were launched around the same time as the E1759. The average display brightness of comparable spec PC displays that have been available for a similar time to the E1759 is 250 cd/m².
Quite Slow Response Time
Small monitors that have been available for more than two years have response times of between 2ms and 44ms. With a response time of 10 milliseconds, the AOC E1759 has one of the slower response times amongst comparable spec PC monitors of this age.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this PC display was released.
But what if you could bring that second monitor with you wherever you went? That's the idea behind AOC's 17-inch USB-connected E1759fwu portable monitor. It gives you a second screen that's light... Read more…
Gamerguy would recommend the AOC E1759Fwu (Verified Purchase)
This monitor is great for on the go needs, the Frame rate limits the potential for gaming capabilities but other than that , it looks sharp, easy plug and play usb, slick easy carrying case that... Read more…
LLORCA331 would recommend the AOC E1759Fwu (Verified Purchase)
I have a Surface Pro and the screen is very small. This monitor is a great addition to the surface giving me a nice big 17" screen in a thin, lightweight form factor. Setup was easy, shipment was... Read more…
Really good monitor. I'm using it with a small laptop. Delay isn't noticeable. picture reasonably sharp. USB powered so only one lead to worry about. That said, the lead could be a bit longer, but... Read more…