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Asus VC279HW

70

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Asus VC279HW

$336.00
Asus VC279H-W
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A good spec and amazingly economical to run 27" flatpanel monitor, but representing only moderate value for money
27" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2016 A
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Asus VC279H-W Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Asus VC279H-W as follows:
59
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
95
Running Costs
$24 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

At over a year old this LCD screen is slightly out of date, and newer LCD screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
It has running costs of only $24 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 8% of all 3,257 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very wide horizontal viewing angle
Exclusive gameplus function
Vivid, lifelike visuals
80,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
80,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio<br>asus-exclusive vividpixel technology<br> asus-exclusive vividpixel technology
Monitor without vividpixel
VC series - in-plane switching technology panel incorporated with vividpixel
Ultra-low blue light monitor
Flicker-free technology
QuickFit virtual scale for true what you see is what you get
Supporting formats :
Does not have a built-in USB hub

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $331.36 on eBay 4 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Asus VC279H-W In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $336.00 it is more expensive than 67% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Asus VC279H-W of £221.27 ($221.27) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $114.73.

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The VC279H-W is one of the most economic to run PC displays that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VC279H-W is only $24.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC displays.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The VC279H-W's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is bigger than 78% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of PC monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The VC279H-W's response time of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 73% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The VC279H-W's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 4% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The VC279H-W's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 76% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of LCD screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VC279H-W has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus VC279H-W does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC screens also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the VC279H-W of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the highest 54% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Stand Included

The VC279H-W has a stand included. 85% of PC monitors do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

90lm01d2b02670 vc279hw, pumps 90lm01d2b02670, asus 90lm01d2b01670, vc279hw vc279hw, asus 1920x108, pumps vc279hw, asus vc279hw

Barcodes:

00889349173251, 04053162981461, 04058154140222, 04712900173253, 04712900257137

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