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DoubleSight DS-279W

DoubleSight DS-279W PC Monitor

27" LCD 660.4mm Dec 2012
Display Diagonal Display Built-In Speaker(s) Width Release Date
The DS-279W 27" LCD Monitor from DoubleSight Displays is the perfect Monitor for anyone needing superior image quality and unrivaled performance. Not only does the DS-279W Wide Screen provide... More
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6 Reasons For

Has a Built-In Speaker

Unlike most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago which do not have a built-in speaker, the DS-279W has a built-in speaker.

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Quite Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the LCD screens of a similar age and type to the DS-279W the vertical viewing angles range from 50° to 180°. At 178 degrees, the DoubleSight DS-279W has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The DS-279W has a quite wide horizontal viewing angle (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC screens that are a similar age to the DS-279W. Across all the PC displays of a comparable type and age to the DS-279W the horizontal viewing angles range from 60° to 1,800°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Very Many Display Colour Count

The average display colour count of medium monitors that were released around the same time as the DS-279W is 100M, and the display colour counts range from 0.21M to 1,100M. With a display colour count of 1,070 million, the DS-279W has one of the most display colour counts amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

Across all the medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the DS-279W the display brightness range from 30 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². The DS-279W has one of the brighter display brightness (350 candellas per square meter) amongst PC monitors of this age.

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2560 X 1440 Graphics Resolution

The DS-279W has a maximum resolution of 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC monitor, which is the most common resolution. Across all PC displays of this age and spec the best resolution is 3840 x 2160 and the worst is 640 x 350.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The DS-279W is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other PC displays of a similar age and type to the DS-279W are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most PC monitors of this spec and age do not have a built-in camera. The DoubleSight DS-279W is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The DS-279W does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for more than two years also do not have an integrated card reader.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many comparable spec PC monitors that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Only One HDMI Port

The DS-279W is a one HDMI port PC display. Most of the other PC displays of a similar spec and age to the DS-279W have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Heavy

At 6.8 kilograms, the DS-279W is quite heavy compared to most of the other PC monitors of this type and age. Medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the DS-279W have weights of between 3g and 39kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg.

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2 Other reasons to consider the DoubleSight DS-279W

Released Over Four Years Ago

DoubleSight released the DS-279W over four years ago.

LCD Display Type

The DoubleSight DS-279W has a better display type than most PC displays of a comparable spec and age to it. This LCD screen has an LCD display type, whereas most LCD screens that were released more than two years ago have an LED display type.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Display
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
HD Type
Aspect Ratio
Pixel Pitch
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Built-In Subwoofer
Design
Colour of Product
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Networking
Bluetooth
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $206.27
Electricity cost when on standby $5.53
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Total running cost over 5 years $211.80
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the DoubleSight DS-279Wuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
1.4T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
36
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 36 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ds279w, doublesight ds279, doublesight ds279w
Barcodes 00816220001365, 08162200013654
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