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Asus VC279H PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 80000000:1 LED May 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date $60.53 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
Popular choice
Reasonably priced
20 Reviews

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Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

PC display expert review site prad.de scored this medium monitor 80 out of 100.

User Reviews Are Good

People who bought this flatpanel monitor rated this PC monitor 80 out of 100 on average. 11 reviewers (73% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

Asus Has Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

We checked 17,144 expert and owner reviews (including 2,848 verified purchases) for Asus flatpanel monitors and found that on average Asus has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Asus has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors. 96% of those that bought a Asus PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Popular Choice

The VC279H is one the best selling PC screen currently on the market according to Amazon sales data.

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was April 2017 when Asus released the VC279H.


Design

Nice Design

Three owners said in their reviews that this PC monitor was good looking. In April last year Rob B said “For gaming it's pretty good” in his review of this PC monitor. One person thought it had a thin frame.

Robust

One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it was strong and durable. I Am Jake. gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “The base and rim of the monitor are made of a sturdy black plastic” in their review of this PC monitor.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was well made. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Solid Monitor” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

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Easy to Use

One customer who purchased the Asus VC279H thought it was easy to use the menus. Mark scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he wrote “Easy to use menus when you figure it out”. One owner who purchased the product thought it was easy to setup. Sara mentioned last year “Very easy to set up”.

One owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was comfortable and easy to hold. Last year I Am Jake. gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and said on Amazon “A nice bonus if you plan to watch TV on it or play games in a more comfortable position” in their review of this PC monitor.

One customer who purchased this PC monitor thought it was easy to use. Sara she said in her review of this PC monitor “Control buttons at bottom are a bit fiddly to use though”.

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Good Product Quality

Four owners who bought it considered that it was good quality. Matthew K. wrote “Great picture quality and amazing response times for an IPS panel” and rated the product a maximum of 5 stars. Ross said on Amazon “Exactly what was required and the quality is great” in his review of the Asus VC279H. Craig Cookson rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Fantastic screen amazing quality I expected nothing less”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Three customers wrote in their reviews that the product was thin. Giovanni Bolton rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he mentioned in his review of this PC monitor “Lovely monitor - crisp image, sharp colors and beautifully thin bezel”.

One customer said that it was heavy and bulky. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Heavy backlight bleed on left side” however they only rated it 20 out of 100.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VC279H has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other new medium monitors also have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Asus VZ249H ($154.99).

There are a number of alternative LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) which you might also want to consider including the Philips 231B4QPYCB, or the Hannspree HT225HPB.

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Display

Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

Medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor have viewing angles, vertical of between 50° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°. With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the Asus VC279H has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as this LCD screen.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the medium monitors that were released around the same time as this flatpanel monitor the viewing angles, horizontal range from 65° to 180°. At 178 degrees, the Asus VC279H has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other newly released medium monitors.

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Has an HDCP

The Asus VC279H has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on latest PC displays.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus VC279H has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been available for the last year.

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Good Picture Quality

Four owners who reviewed it agreed that it had good colour saturation. Mark said in his review of this PC monitor “Brilliantly bright with vivid colours” . Mark also said “Wow bright screen and vivid colours” in his review. Paul M said in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Great monitor, good colours, wide viewing angle, speakers work fine with HDMI”.

One person mentioned that this PC monitor had good picture quality. One owner who bought the Asus VC279H thought it had a wide viewing angle. Paul M he wrote on Amazon “It has a wide viewing angle”.

One person said in their reviews that it had image ghosting. I Am Jake. gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “For gaming, I have encountered no issues with ghosting after many hours of playing Rocket League at 60fps” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus VC279H does not have a built-in USB hub. Most of the other PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC screen also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asrockasusantecarcticb vc279h, asus 90lm01d0b01670, asus 90lm01d0b02670, asus 90lm01d2b01670, asus 90lm01d2b02670, asus asuvc279h, asus 1920x1080, pumps vc279hw, asus vc279hw, asus 250cdm2, asus 80m1
Barcodes 00889349173251, 04058154140215, 04058154140222, 04712900017670, 04712900173253, 05057103054619

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