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Should You Buy an AOC PC Monitor?

Matthew
Updated 26 September 2020
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should you buy an AOC PC Monitor?

AOC is one of the most popular PC monitor brands as well as being well known for its .

If you are thinking about buying an AOC PC monitor then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of PC monitor brands is compiled by analysing over 6,500 user and expert reviews and 240+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 4,500 PC monitors.

AOC are recognised for their wide selection of award winning and popular PC monitors. Their PC monitors start at $55 for the E2270SW which has a display diagonal of 21.5" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) and go up to $699 for the C32G2ZE which has a display diagonal of 31.5" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD). The average price of a new AOC PC monitor is $235.

AOC are recognised for their wide selection of award winning and popular PC monitors.

Is AOC the Best PC Monitor Brand?

So are AOC 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.

AOC is ranked the No. 11 best PC monitor brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that AOC is the 11th best PC monitor brand out there.

#1
Taiwan
95%
95%
496 reviews
#2
LG
South Korea
95%
95%
1,369 reviews
#3
Taiwan
94%
94%
566 reviews
#4
Taiwan
94%
94%
170 reviews
#5
HP
United States
94%
94%
262 reviews
#6
United States
94%
94%
333 reviews
#7
South Korea
93%
93%
1,455 reviews
#8
Taiwan
91%
91%
594 reviews
#9
NEC
Japan
90%
90%
95 reviews
#10
China
89%
89%
489 reviews
#11
AOC
Taiwan
87%
87%
231 reviews
#12
Netherlands
83%
83%
148 reviews
#13
Japan
82%
82%
87 reviews
#14
MSI
80%
80%
42 reviews
#15
79%
79%
6 reviews
#16
ELO
76%
76%
4 reviews
#17
74%
74%
4 reviews
#18
V7
73%
73%
1 review
#19
GeChic
70%
70%
17 reviews
#20
Alienware
United States
69%
69%
7 reviews
#21
LILLIPUT
69%
69%
1 review
#22
Japan
66%
66%
0 reviews
#23
Viewera
64%
64%
0 reviews
#24
Sceptre
64%
64%
0 reviews
#25
63%
63%
12 reviews
#26
62%
62%
0 reviews
#27
Japan
60%
60%
0 reviews
#28
DoubleSight
60%
60%
0 reviews
#29
Gigabyte
60%
60%
0 reviews
#30
59%
59%
0 reviews
#31
Taiwan
59%
59%
0 reviews
#32
ZOWIE
59%
59%
0 reviews
#33
Aopen
59%
59%
0 reviews
#34
CTL
58%
58%
0 reviews
#35
Mimo Monitors
57%
57%
0 reviews
#36
Elo TouchSystems
56%
56%
1 review
#37
Bematech
56%
56%
0 reviews
#38
Wacom
55%
55%
0 reviews
#39
AVUE
54%
54%
0 reviews
#40
54%
54%
0 reviews
#41
Pelco
54%
54%
0 reviews
#42
Hanwha
53%
53%
0 reviews
#43
Feelworld
53%
53%
0 reviews
#44
ADTECHNO
53%
53%
0 reviews
#45
Peerless
53%
53%
0 reviews
#46
Viotek
53%
53%
0 reviews

Let's look at how AOC PC monitors compare to the other PC monitor brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All PC monitor Brands
AOC PC Monitors

AOC have better reviews than the typical PC monitor brand, with the average rating of a AOC PC monitor being 70%.

The average review score for a AOC PC monitor is 70%.

There's a smaller selection of AOC PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with only 45 AOC PC monitors currently on the market in the US. AOC PC monitors also tend to be cheaper than most other PC monitor brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.

When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of AOC PC monitor is $19 (based on a person typically using a PC monitor for 8 hours per day), which makes them less efficient than most other PC monitor brands.

No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price
$244
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $12,549
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price
$235
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $9,649
Price Distribution of AOC PC Monitors

What Do the AOC PC Monitor Reviews Say?

We've added up all the reviews for every AOC PC monitor to work out the average distribution of reviews for AOC and then compared this to the other PC monitor brands.

AOC logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
20
4 stars
18
3 stars
4
2 stars
0
1 star
0
AOC logo

User Reviews

5 stars
80
4 stars
32
3 stars
6
2 stars
8
1 star
4
AOC has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its PC monitors than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.

Over 90% of expert reviews and 86% of user reviews for AOC PC monitors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 90% and 88% respectively across all PC Monitor brands.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to AOC 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.

Average Review Score Benq Philips Acer DELL LG AOC
monitornerds.com logo
94%
6 reviews
94%
1 review
93%
3 reviews
87%
5 reviews
88%
4 reviews
80%
1 review
PC Mag logo
73%
3 reviews
80%
2 reviews
70%
3 reviews
70%
2 reviews
75%
2 reviews
60%
1 review
prad.de logo
90%
2 reviews
60%
2 reviews
100%
1 review
83%
6 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
80%
1 review
80%
2 reviews
80%
3 reviews
73%
3 reviews
80%
1 review
playwares.com logo
81%
6 reviews
74%
1 review
78%
3 reviews
Digitaltrends.com logo
70%
1 review
60%
1 review
80%
4 reviews
67%
3 reviews
ichip.ru logo
73%
1 review
77%
2 reviews
78%
3 reviews
73%
2 reviews
kitguru.net logo
85%
1 review
75%
2 reviews
78%
3 reviews
75%
2 reviews
Chip.de logo
71%
2 reviews
77%
2 reviews
78%
3 reviews
63%
1 review
benchmark.pl logo
89%
3 reviews
90%
1 review
85%
2 reviews
90%
1 review
gadgetspeak.com logo
76%
1 review
78%
4 reviews
80%
2 reviews
Techradar logo
70%
3 reviews
80%
2 reviews
90%
1 review
70%
1 review
komputer.dk logo
88%
1 review
76%
3 reviews
89%
2 reviews
XSreviews.co.uk logo
76%
4 reviews
73%
1 review
90%
1 review
altomdata.dk logo
85%
2 reviews
90%
1 review
80%
3 reviews
PC Welt.de logo
84%
1 review
75%
1 review
79%
1 review
81%
1 review
78%
2 reviews
pcforalla.idg.se logo
70%
1 review
80%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
90%
1 review
kotimikro.fi logo
88%
1 review
80%
2 reviews
79%
2 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
75%
4 reviews
100%
1 review
techaeris.com logo
80%
2 reviews
92%
2 reviews
84%
1 review
Other Expert Sites
54%
26 reviews
52%
24 reviews
62%
23 reviews
63%
21 reviews
48%
18 reviews
62%
24 reviews
Average
79%
58 reviews
77%
56 reviews
78%
50 reviews
81%
47 reviews
76%
45 reviews
77%
42 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have AOC PC Monitors Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 18 industry awards for AOC PC monitors. The table below compares the number of awards received by AOC to other popular PC monitor brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

AOC has won 18 awards for its PC monitors.

Compare all award winning PC monitors

Number of Awards Benq Philips Acer DELL LG AOC
prad.de logo
2
2
1
6
hardware.info logo
3
2
2
1
1
uk.hardware.info logo
2
1
1
4
prohardver.hu logo
1
5
tomshardware.co.uk logo
1
3
2
kitguru.net logo
1
1
2
1
relaxedtech.com logo
4
1
chip.com.my logo
1
1
1
2
tomshardware.com logo
1
2
2
Digitaltrends.com logo
4
PC Mag logo
1
1
1
Lydogbilde.no logo
3
SweClockers.com logo
1
2
tomsguide.com logo
1
1
1
elchapuzasinformatico.com logo
3
benchmark.pl logo
2
1
whatnext.pl logo
2
altomdata.dk logo
1
1
profesionalreview.com logo
1
1
xfastest.com logo
2
Other Expert Sites
8
8
8
6
8
6
Total
28
16
28
18
26
18

How Reliable Are AOC PC Monitors?

We checked over 6,500 reviews to find comments about the reliability of AOC PC monitors. 10 of these reviews mention reliability of which 100% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of AOC PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

100% of reviewers think AOC PC monitors are reliable.

So, most people think that AOC PC monitors are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for AOC PC monitors that mention reliability:

RELIABLE

Build quality is good
Amazon
Good robust machine
Tesco.com
Excellent Build Quality
currys.co.uk
build quality are very pleasing
Bhphotovideo.com

What is the Best High End AOC PC Monitor?

AOC C27G2Z

$507.68
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AOC C27G2Z
27"
1080P
RESOLUTION
0.5ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
$71
OVER 5 YEARS

If you're looking for a high end AOC PC monitor then the AOC C27G2Z takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 74, but is a bit more expensive at $507.68.

Features We Love:
Big display diagonal (27")
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Faster than average response time (0.5ms)
High typical contrast ratio (3000:1)
Built-in speaker

A very economical to run and fully featured 27" LCD screen, with the latest technology. It has a built-in speaker, a headphone out and an HDMI and features Plug & Play.

80
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
64
Value for Money
Good
84
Running Costs
$71 Over 5 Years
74
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the C27G2Z in the US is $507.68 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.

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