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Eizo ColorEdge CX271
Eizo ColorEdge CX271
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Eizo ColorEdge CX271 PC Monitor

27" LED 646mm Mar 2014
Display Diagonal Display Width Release Date $484.65 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Good size
18 Reviews + 1 Award
Ephotozine Highly Recommended
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One Industry Award

This medium monitor was given a "Highly Recommended" award by review sites Ephotozine who said that this flatpanel monitor was very good.

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this PC display is 87 out of 100 based on three expert reviews from sites including Ephotozine, and PC screen experts think this Eizo LCD screen is one of the better flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

ColorEdge CX271 owners on average rated this PC screen as marvellous. Over 93% of reviewers gave this PC screen the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 92% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

Based on 277 user and expert reviews (including 41 verified purchases), Eizo has good ratings for its LCD screens. Eizo also has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 92% of those that bought a Eizo flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Six people who purchased the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 considered that it was well made. wrote on expert website Ephotozine “It sports a 27” LED backlit IPS display and features a built in colour correction device that will periodically check that the monitor is sufficiently calibra” and gave the product a score of 7 stars. In April last year Wally in Austin said on “If you are a video editor you may want to consider upgrading to the CG series with built in 3d LUT tables” in his review of this PC monitor. Wally in Austin also said “Built in LUT can eliminating the need for external profiling” in his review.

Good Product Quality

Two customers agreed that it was good quality. Wally in Austin gave the product a rating of 8 stars and he wrote on “Image Quality is top notch”. Brian Plaisier rated this PC monitor 8 stars and he mentioned on “Build quality is outstanding”.

Easy to Setup

One customer who bought it considered that it was easy to setup. mentioned in their Eizo ColorEdge CX271 review “Easy To Set Up” but despite that they scored it 20 out of 100. One owner who purchased this PC monitor concluded that it was easy to use.

One customer who bought this PC monitor considered that it was easy to use the menus. Pr1007 wrote in their review of this PC monitor “The EIZO monitor has a non-glare screen, easy settings, is simple to hook up”.

One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. John wrote in his review of this PC monitor on “Even if I'm working late and I have a sunset shining directly on the monitor it is comfortable to view”.

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Poor Design

One customer wrote in their reviews that the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 was not good looking.

Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One person thought the product was good structurally. Tony wrote on “The construction is top notch” in his review of this PC monitor and gave the product a rating of 8 stars. One customer who reviewed the product considered that it was thin. John wrote “The super slim frame doesn't just look good”.

Good Picture Quality

One customer who reviewed it thought it had good picture quality.


Good Technical Features

One customer wrote that it had good features.


Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of PC monitors of this type and age is 170°. At 178 degrees, the ColorEdge CX271 has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to this PC monitor.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of LCD screens of this type and age is 18°, the widest is 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The ColorEdge CX271 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this flatpanel monitor.

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Has an HDCP

The ColorEdge CX271 has an HDCP, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than two years.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The ColorEdge CX271 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC display do have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this PC screen and we think the Asus PQ321QE is also worth considering.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

Most PC screens of a comparable age and spec to this PC monitor have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Eizo ColorEdge CX271 which has one HDMI port.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers cx271cnlphoto
Barcodes 00690592037364, 00690592039085, 04021499215405, 04995047044338, 04995047046059

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