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Asus VB178T
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Asus VB178T PC Monitor

17" 1280 X 1024 50000000:1 LED Jul 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
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8 Reasons For

Asus Flatpanel Monitors Have Good Reviews

Asus small monitors have good ratings on average and across all flatpanel monitors Asus is one of the better rated manufacturers.

LED Display Type

This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on PC monitors of a similar age and type to it.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the HP W1972a[plb_1398440_price], or the DELL E2014H[plb_1978785_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Asus VB178T has a built-in speaker, which is unusual. Most of the other PC displays that have been around for around the same time as the VB178T do not have a built-in speaker.

We compared all the other PC screens with a built-in speaker to this PC display and we think a cheaper flatpanel monitor such as the iiyama E1980SD[plb_1536630_price] or you might consider a higher scoring flatpanel monitor such as the E1780SD[pl_2236816_price], and the B1780SD[pl_2236791_price] both from iiyama are also worth considering.

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1280 X 1024 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Audio Power

The RMS rated audio powers of flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to the VB178T range from 0.5W to 10W, and the average RMS rated audio power is 2.7W. The Asus VB178T has a fairly high RMS rated audio power (4 Watts) compared to most of the other small monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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1280 X 1024 (SXGA) Graphics Resolution

This LCD screen has a graphics resolution of 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), which is the most commonly found graphics resolution on PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Not Supported HD Type

This PC monitor has a Not supported HD type, which is typical of many PC monitors of a similar age and spec to it.

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Narrow

With a width of only 377 millimeters, the Asus VB178T is one of the narrower small monitors that have been around for more than two years amongst small monitors of this age. Across all the PC monitors of a similar type and age to the VB178T the widths range from 100mm to 640mm.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other small monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the VB178T, the Asus VB178T is not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a PC monitor that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Neovo C-17[plb_2287203_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other PC screens of this spec and age, the Asus VB178T does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The Asus VB178T does not have an integrated card reader, although this is within the context that most of the other PC monitors that are a comparable age to the VB178T also do not have an integrated card reader.

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Only One Loudspeaker

The Asus VB178T is a one loudspeaker PC display. Most of the other flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the VB178T have one loudspeaker.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The Asus VB178T has a quite small display diagonal (only 43.2 centimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been available for more than two years. The screen sizes of small monitors that came out around the same time as the VB178T range from 8.9cm to 440cm, and the average display diagonal is 48cm.

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Fairly High Power Consumption When Off

The power consumption when off of the Asus VB178T of 1 Watt is one of the highest amongst small monitors that were released around the same time as the VB178T. The average power consumption when off of small monitors that were released more than two years ago is 0.52W, and the power consumptions when off range from 0.1W to 5W.

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1 Other reason to consider the Asus VB178T

Released Over Four Years Ago

This small monitor was released over four years ago.

Specification

Display
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Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
HD Type
HDCP
Digital Vertical Frequency
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Aspect Ratio
Vertical Scan Range
Horizontal Scan Range
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
PC Audio in
Headphone Connectivity
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
DVI Port
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Plug and Play
Stand-By LED
Power LED
LED Indicators
Power
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
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Package Depth
Package Width
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Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
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Height
Depth
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Packaging Content
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included
Manual
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Connection to PC

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $29.85
Electricity cost when on standby
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Total running cost over 5 years $29.85
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Asus VB178Tuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vb178t, vb178tl
Barcodes 00886227198078, 00886227228300, 04716659228301, 08862271980786
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