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Should You Buy an Eizo PC Monitor?

Matthew
Updated 26 February 2020
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should you buy an Eizo PC Monitor?

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

We've collated all the key information on Eizo PC monitors in this handy guide. We've analysed over 100,000 user and expert reviews and over 2,900 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 4,400 PC monitors to impartially compare each PC monitor brand.

Eizo are recognised for their wide selection of premium and award winning PC monitors. Their PC monitors start at $399 for the EV2450 which has a display diagonal of 23.8" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) and go up to $5,739 for the CG319X which has a display diagonal of 31.1" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K). The average price of a new Eizo PC monitor is $1,383.

Eizo are recognised for their wide selection of premium and award winning PC monitors.

Is Eizo the Best PC Monitor Brand?

So are Eizo 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.

Eizo is ranked the No. 13 best PC monitor brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Eizo is the 13th best PC monitor brand out there.

#1
Taiwan
95%
95%
16,171 reviews
#2
Taiwan
94%
94%
10,209 reviews
#3
United States
94%
94%
8,467 reviews
#4
HP
United States
93%
93%
4,522 reviews
#5
Taiwan
93%
93%
2,650 reviews
#6
LG
South Korea
92%
92%
8,332 reviews
#7
South Korea
90%
90%
7,253 reviews
#8
Taiwan
89%
89%
10,061 reviews
#9
AOC
Taiwan
89%
89%
7,547 reviews
#10
NEC
Japan
86%
86%
444 reviews
#11
Netherlands
83%
83%
1,560 reviews
#12
China
83%
83%
878 reviews
#13
Japan
81%
81%
561 reviews
#14
MSI
81%
81%
347 reviews
#15
80%
80%
41 reviews
#16
Japan
80%
80%
2,367 reviews
#17
74%
74%
347 reviews
#18
Sceptre
74%
74%
331 reviews
#19
ELO
73%
73%
4 reviews
#20
V7
72%
72%
9 reviews
#21
72%
72%
171 reviews
#22
Alienware
United States
71%
71%
429 reviews
#23
Viotek
70%
70%
1 review
#24
Japan
70%
70%
1 review
#25
GeChic
70%
70%
54 reviews
#26
AG Neovo
67%
67%
1 review
#27
LILLIPUT
67%
67%
1 review
#28
Gigabyte
65%
65%
31 reviews
#29
64%
64%
0 reviews
#30
Viewera
62%
62%
0 reviews
#31
Apple
62%
62%
185 reviews
#32
Taiwan
61%
61%
0 reviews
#33
Japan
60%
60%
0 reviews
#34
AVUE
59%
59%
0 reviews
#35
DoubleSight
56%
56%
0 reviews
#36
Elo TouchSystems
56%
56%
2 reviews
#37
CTL
56%
56%
0 reviews
#38
56%
56%
0 reviews
#39
Hanwha
56%
56%
0 reviews
#40
56%
56%
0 reviews
#41
ViewZ
56%
56%
0 reviews
#42
Mimo Monitors
56%
56%
0 reviews
#43
Aopen
55%
55%
2 reviews
#44
Wacom
54%
54%
0 reviews
#45
Bematech
53%
53%
0 reviews
#46
Crossover
53%
53%
0 reviews
#47
Logik
United Kingdom
53%
53%
0 reviews
#48
Pelco
53%
53%
0 reviews
#49
Peerless
52%
52%
0 reviews
#50
ADTECHNO
52%
52%
0 reviews

Let's look at how Eizo 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
Eizo PC Monitors

Eizo have better reviews than the typical PC monitor brand, with the average rating of a Eizo PC monitor being 76%. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Eizo PC monitor is $35 (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.

The average review score for a Eizo PC monitor is 76%.

There's a smaller selection of Eizo PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with only 25 Eizo PC monitors currently on the market in the US. Eizo PC monitors also tend to be more expensive than most other PC monitor brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.

No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price
$293
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $7,899
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price
$1,383
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $9,849
Price Distribution of Eizo PC Monitors

What Do the Eizo PC Monitor Reviews Say?

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

Eizo logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
108
4 stars
37
3 stars
6
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Eizo logo

User Reviews

5 stars
158
4 stars
24
3 stars
5
2 stars
15
1 star
12
Eizo 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 96% of expert reviews and 85% of user reviews for Eizo PC monitors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 85% respectively across all PC Monitor brands.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to Eizo 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 Asus AOC Benq Philips DELL Eizo
prad.de logo
74%
40 reviews
64%
11 reviews
74%
24 reviews
67%
12 reviews
84%
17 reviews
89%
21 reviews
monitornerds.com logo
90%
25 reviews
90%
20 reviews
91%
26 reviews
91%
10 reviews
88%
18 reviews
94%
2 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
84%
28 reviews
79%
19 reviews
87%
11 reviews
81%
16 reviews
80%
14 reviews
100%
2 reviews
PC Mag logo
77%
18 reviews
73%
14 reviews
74%
25 reviews
74%
7 reviews
79%
22 reviews
70%
1 review
Techradar logo
79%
19 reviews
77%
14 reviews
78%
26 reviews
77%
20 reviews
79%
6 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
77%
13 reviews
79%
20 reviews
78%
16 reviews
79%
14 reviews
74%
7 reviews
90%
2 reviews
kitguru.net logo
86%
24 reviews
83%
20 reviews
80%
7 reviews
81%
16 reviews
85%
2 reviews
altomdata.dk logo
81%
17 reviews
77%
15 reviews
83%
9 reviews
74%
14 reviews
86%
8 reviews
playwares.com logo
79%
13 reviews
81%
6 reviews
82%
33 reviews
78%
8 reviews
86%
2 reviews
tweakers.net logo
88%
8 reviews
80%
12 reviews
95%
8 reviews
91%
7 reviews
86%
16 reviews
90%
10 reviews
Chip.de logo
87%
16 reviews
77%
7 reviews
85%
4 reviews
77%
4 reviews
85%
17 reviews
91%
9 reviews
Digital Versus logo
90%
16 reviews
76%
11 reviews
92%
10 reviews
80%
11 reviews
90%
6 reviews
100%
2 reviews
gadgetspeak.com logo
84%
1 review
81%
19 reviews
80%
16 reviews
80%
16 reviews
80%
2 reviews
chip.com.tr logo
87%
6 reviews
85%
30 reviews
86%
17 reviews
CNET.com logo
76%
13 reviews
80%
36 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
76%
7 reviews
78%
12 reviews
74%
13 reviews
80%
4 reviews
81%
10 reviews
90%
1 review
techadvisor.co.uk logo
80%
7 reviews
81%
11 reviews
78%
11 reviews
78%
5 reviews
80%
11 reviews
90%
1 review
benchmark.pl logo
92%
10 reviews
88%
8 reviews
88%
8 reviews
90%
5 reviews
87%
3 reviews
ichip.ru logo
83%
10 reviews
77%
4 reviews
87%
3 reviews
76%
2 reviews
81%
7 reviews
86%
8 reviews
topnewreview.com logo
80%
8 reviews
80%
12 reviews
77%
7 reviews
78%
6 reviews
60%
1 review
Other Expert Sites
60%
499 reviews
61%
422 reviews
69%
383 reviews
63%
257 reviews
66%
246 reviews
58%
85 reviews
Average
81%
798 reviews
78%
687 reviews
81%
632 reviews
79%
454 reviews
81%
453 reviews
87%
147 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Eizo PC Monitors Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 104 industry awards for Eizo PC monitors. The table below compares the number of awards received by Eizo to other popular PC monitor brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Eizo has won 104 awards for its PC monitors.

Compare all award winning PC monitors

Number of Awards Asus AOC Benq Philips DELL Eizo
hardware.info logo
18
15
17
10
8
9
kitguru.net logo
24
18
6
15
2
uk.hardware.info logo
12
17
13
8
5
3
prad.de logo
17
5
10
2
4
5
tomshardware.com logo
9
8
14
2
6
tomshardware.co.uk logo
10
8
11
2
7
chip.com.my logo
11
7
10
4
3
altomdata.dk logo
8
9
6
5
6
ua.gecid.com logo
15
4
1
6
5
HEXUS.net logo
8
7
5
6
3
PC Mag logo
7
5
5
11
Expert Reviews logo
5
11
6
4
1
1
Les Numeriques.com logo
9
6
5
3
3
2
greentechreviews.ru logo
13
9
5
Digital Versus logo
9
2
7
2
5
2
3dnews.ru logo
14
7
1
1
1
xfastest.com logo
13
4
5
xtremehardware.com logo
4
6
4
4
2
profesionalreview.com logo
14
1
3
1
SweClockers.com logo
5
7
3
1
3
Other Expert Sites
352
237
177
116
143
79
Total
577
386
310
201
217
104

How Reliable Are Eizo PC Monitors?

We checked over 100,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Eizo PC monitors. 10 of these reviews mention reliability of which 94% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Eizo PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

94% of reviewers think Eizo PC monitors are reliable.

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

RELIABLE

features a built in colour correction device that will automatically periodically check that the monitor is
Ephotozine
The build quality is much better than some Flexscan models which I have used in the past
Amazon
Built in spectrometer validates colors to match press standards
Bhphotovideo.com
Great monitor perfect picture well made
amazon.co.uk

NOT RELIABLE

is easily scratched
amazon.co.uk

What is the Best Mid-Range Eizo PC Monitor?

Eizo FlexScan EV2456

$553.40
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Eizo FlexScan EV2456
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Eizo FlexScan EV2456
24.1"
WUXGA
RESOLUTION
5ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
A++

A great mid range choice, priced at $553.40 is the Eizo FlexScan EV2456, which has a Kagoo Score of 75.

Features We Love:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
Built-in speaker
Built-in USB hub
Wide horizontal viewing angle (178°)
Wide vertical viewing angle (178°)

A fully featured and multi award winning 24.1" PC monitor. It has a built-in speaker, a built-in USB hub and an HDMI and features Plug & Play.

97
Reviews
8 Reviews + 4 Awards
80
Features
Fully-Featured
64
Value for Money
Good
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Our review analysis indicates that Eizo FlexScan EV2456 has exceptional expert reviews with an average expert rating of 95%.

uk.hardware.info Ulitmate
hardware.info Ulitmate
benchmark.pl Good Product
prad.de Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the FlexScan EV2456 in the US is $553.40 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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What is the Best High End Eizo PC Monitor?

Eizo ColorEdge CG279X

$2,489.00
Adorama
Eizo ColorEdge CG279X
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Eizo ColorEdge CG279X
27"
2560 X 1440
PIXELS
RESOLUTION
13ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
$50
OVER 5 YEARS
B

If you're looking for a high end Eizo PC monitor then the Eizo ColorEdge CG279X takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 76, but is a bit more expensive at $2,489.

Features We Love:
Big display diagonal (27")
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Built-in USB hub
HDCP

An award winning and astonishingly economical to run 27" PC monitor, with a very good spec. Our review analysis indicates that this PC monitor hasa good screen and it has a great video quality.

94
Reviews
8 Reviews + 3 Awards
80
Features
Fully-Featured
64
Value for Money
Good
95
Running Costs
$50 Over 5 Years
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Our review analysis indicates that Eizo ColorEdge CG279X has great expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%.

Expert Reviews Recommended
digifotopro.nl Gold
prad.de Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the ColorEdge CG279X in the US is $2,489.00 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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What is the Best Budget Choice Eizo PC Monitor?

Eizo FlexScan EV2450

$399.00
Adorama
Eizo FlexScan EV2450
Buy Now
Eizo FlexScan EV2450
23.8"
1080P
RESOLUTION
5ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
A+

At only $399 and with a Kagoo Score of 81 the Eizo FlexScan EV2450 makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Built-in USB hub
Built-in speaker
Wide vertical viewing angle (178°)
Wide horizontal viewing angle (178°)

A fully featured and award winning 23.8" flatpanel monitor, with a reasonable price. It has a built-in speaker, a built-in USB hub and a headphone out and features Plug & Play. Multiple reviews mentioned that has a good screen, it has good features and it's good-looking.

96
Reviews
24 Reviews + 3 Awards
82
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Popularity
Quite Popular
78
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Multiple reviews mentioned that Eizo FlexScan EV2450 has exceptional expert reviews and superb user reviews with an average overall rating of 94%, based on 24 reviews.

itpro.co.uk Editor's Choice
tftcentral.co.uk Approved
hardware.info Gold Award
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The cheapest price that we could find for the FlexScan EV2450 in the US is $399.00 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.

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In This Guide
Should You Buy an Eizo PC Monitor?
Is Eizo the Best PC Monitor Brand?
What Do the Eizo PC Monitor Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Eizo PC Monitors Received?
How Reliable Are Eizo PC Monitors?
What is the Best Mid-Range Eizo PC Monitor?
What is the Best High End Eizo PC Monitor?
What is the Best Budget Choice Eizo PC Monitor?

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