Viewsonic is one of the most popular PC monitor brands as well as being well known for its projectors, TVs and camcorders.
If you are wondering how Viewsonic PC monitors compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 4,400 PC monitors by objectively and impartially analysing over 100,000 user and expert reviews and over 2,900 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Viewsonic are recognised for their wide selection of award winning and moderately popular PC monitors. Their PC monitors start at $50 for the VA2246 which has a display diagonal of 22" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) and go up to $1,369 for the XG2703-GS which has a display diagonal of 27" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 2560 x 1440. The average price of a new Viewsonic PC monitor is $274.
Viewsonic are recognised for their wide selection of award winning and moderately popular PC monitors.
Is Viewsonic the Best PC Monitor Brand?
So are Viewsonic PC monitors any good? We give every PC monitor a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all PC monitors we are able to impartially rank all the PC monitor brands.
Viewsonic is ranked the No. 4 best PC monitor brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Viewsonic is the 4th best PC monitor brand out there.
Let's look at how Viewsonic PC monitors compare to the other PC monitor brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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There's a wide selection of Viewsonic PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with over 90 Viewsonic PC monitors currently on the market in the US. Viewsonic also have better reviews than the typical PC monitor brand, with the average rating of a Viewsonic PC monitor being 77%.
The average review score for a Viewsonic PC monitor is 77%.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Viewsonic PC monitor is $25 (based on a person typically using a PC monitor for 8 hours per day), which makes them more efficient than most other PC monitor brands.
Viewsonic PC monitors tend to be cheaper than most other PC monitor brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price $350
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price $274
Price Distribution of Viewsonic PC Monitors
What Do the Viewsonic PC Monitor Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Viewsonic PC monitor to work out the average distribution of reviews for Viewsonic and then compared this to the other PC monitor brands.
Viewsonic has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its PC monitors than most other brands.
Over 89% of expert reviews and 85% of user reviews for Viewsonic PC monitors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 86% respectively across all PC Monitor brands.
Purchasers of Viewsonic PC monitors frequently mentioned that the product was good in terms of size, robust and fairly priced. Their PC monitors have also won 110+ awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Viewsonic PC monitors by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other PC monitor brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Viewsonic PC Monitors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 110 industry awards for Viewsonic PC monitors. The table below compares the number of awards received by Viewsonic to other popular PC monitor brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 100,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Viewsonic PC monitors. over 210 of these reviews mention reliability of which 90% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Viewsonic PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
90% of reviewers think Viewsonic PC monitors are reliable.
So, most people think that Viewsonic PC monitors are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Viewsonic PC monitors that mention reliability:
a sturdy chassis
The VP2780-4K offered a very good all-round screen with a robust
The Viewsonic VX2457-MHD is a Full HD monitor built for entertainment
It seems that monitors built around decently high quality panels can be had at a price never seen before
The monitor feels seriously well made
reliable G-Sync monitor for competitive gaming
arrived in very sturdy packaging
It's well engineered
in the future I'd probably be better off avoiding a monitor with built in speakers
For those with an unlimited budget then the Viewsonic XG2703GS is the best Viewsonic PC monitor out there. At $1,354.90 it's not cheap, but is excellent quality and as such we gave it Kagoo Score of 74.
Features We Love:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Big display diagonal (27")
Faster than average response time (4ms)
Very wide horizontal viewing angle (178°)
Very wide vertical viewing angle (178°)
A fully featured and award winning 27" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs. It has a built-in USB hub, a built-in speaker and an HDMI and supports NVIDIA G-Sync. Customers report that this flatpanel monitor has a good refresh rate, it's good-looking and well designed.
21 Reviews + 3 Awards
Value for Money
$100 Over 5 Years
Our review analysis indicates that Viewsonic XG2703GS has good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 82%, based on 21 reviews.