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Asus VB178T

Asus VB178T
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An economical to run and good spec 17" PC monitor
17" 1280 X 1024 Pixels 50000000:1 No Jul 2012
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Asus VB178T Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the Asus VB178T as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
74
Running Costs
$56 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $56 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wall mountable
VB178T
Excellent video performance
Narrow frame design with great visual performance
Splendid video intelligence technology
User-Friendly designs
Complete after-sale service
Greener materials
Energy and planet saving
Only 1280 x 1024 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Asus VB178T In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The VB178T has an average running cost of $56 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Asus VB178T is 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all PC monitors ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Asus VB178T's display diagonal of only 17" is very small compared to most other PC displays. It is in the smallest 3% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. PC displays have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The Asus VB178T's response time of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 37% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VB178T has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all PC displays is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The vertical viewing angle of the Asus VB178T of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is in the narrowest 26% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Asus VB178T of only 170° is in the narrowest 35% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Wall Mountable

The Asus VB178T is wall mountable, unlike 92% of PC displays which are not wall mountable.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus vb178t, vb178tl

Barcodes:

00886227198078, 00886227228300, 04716659228301, 08862271980786

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