It looks like you are browsing from
Go to Close
TVs & Displays
Photography & Video
Cooking Appliances
White Goods
Household
Technology
Home PC Monitors Should You Buy an Eizo PC Monitor?

Should You Buy an Eizo PC Monitor?

Updated 01 November 2019 by Matthew
Share on
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 $373 for the S1934H which has a display diagonal of 19" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1280 x 1024 and go up to $5,979 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 $1,450.

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. 16 best PC monitor brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Eizo is the 16th best PC monitor brand out there.

#1
Taiwan
95%
95%
16,271 reviews
#2
Taiwan
93%
93%
10,186 reviews
#3
United States
93%
93%
8,486 reviews
#4
Taiwan
92%
92%
2,650 reviews
#5
LG
South Korea
92%
92%
8,288 reviews
#6
HP
United States
92%
92%
4,533 reviews
#7
South Korea
89%
89%
7,249 reviews
#8
Taiwan
89%
89%
10,030 reviews
#9
AOC
Taiwan
88%
88%
7,579 reviews
#10
NEC
Japan
85%
85%
444 reviews
#11
Netherlands
83%
83%
1,540 reviews
#12
China
82%
82%
878 reviews
#13
MSI
82%
82%
340 reviews
#14
81%
81%
41 reviews
#15
Japan
79%
79%
2,380 reviews
#16
Japan
79%
79%
561 reviews
#17
74%
74%
349 reviews
#18
V7
73%
73%
9 reviews
#19
GeChic
73%
73%
53 reviews
#20
Sceptre
72%
72%
331 reviews
#21
72%
72%
170 reviews
#22
ELO
71%
71%
4 reviews
#23
Japan
70%
70%
1 review
#24
Alienware
United States
70%
70%
427 reviews
#25
Viotek
69%
69%
1 review
#26
LILLIPUT
68%
68%
1 review
#27
AG Neovo
67%
67%
1 review
#28
Pelco
62%
62%
0 reviews
#29
62%
62%
0 reviews
#30
Taiwan
61%
61%
0 reviews
#31
Viewera
60%
60%
0 reviews
#32
Japan
58%
58%
0 reviews
#33
CTL
58%
58%
0 reviews
#34
57%
57%
0 reviews
#35
ViewZ
57%
57%
0 reviews
#36
DoubleSight
56%
56%
0 reviews
#37
Elo TouchSystems
56%
56%
2 reviews
#38
AVUE
55%
55%
0 reviews
#39
55%
55%
0 reviews
#40
Mimo Monitors
55%
55%
0 reviews
#41
Dahua Technology
55%
55%
0 reviews
#42
Aopen
54%
54%
2 reviews
#43
Bematech
54%
54%
0 reviews
#44
Crossover
53%
53%
0 reviews
#45
Wacom
53%
53%
0 reviews
#46
Logik
United Kingdom
53%
53%
0 reviews
#47
Peerless
51%
51%
0 reviews
#48
Ikegami
51%
51%
0 reviews
#49
ADTECHNO
51%
51%
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 21 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
$276
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $4,099
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price
$1,450
$0 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $600 $700 $800 $900 $173,299
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 PC monitor 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.

Looking at just the expert reviews, 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 DELL Philips Eizo
prad.de logo
74%
40 reviews
64%
11 reviews
74%
24 reviews
84%
17 reviews
69%
11 reviews
89%
21 reviews
monitornerds.com logo
90%
27 reviews
90%
21 reviews
90%
27 reviews
88%
18 reviews
91%
9 reviews
94%
2 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
84%
28 reviews
79%
19 reviews
87%
11 reviews
79%
15 reviews
81%
16 reviews
100%
2 reviews
PC Mag logo
77%
18 reviews
73%
14 reviews
74%
25 reviews
79%
22 reviews
74%
7 reviews
70%
1 review
Techradar logo
79%
18 reviews
77%
14 reviews
78%
26 reviews
79%
6 reviews
77%
19 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
75%
11 reviews
79%
21 reviews
78%
16 reviews
74%
7 reviews
79%
14 reviews
90%
2 reviews
kitguru.net logo
86%
24 reviews
83%
20 reviews
80%
6 reviews
85%
2 reviews
81%
14 reviews
altomdata.dk logo
81%
17 reviews
77%
15 reviews
83%
9 reviews
86%
8 reviews
73%
15 reviews
tweakers.net logo
90%
10 reviews
82%
11 reviews
95%
8 reviews
86%
16 reviews
91%
7 reviews
90%
10 reviews
playwares.com logo
79%
13 reviews
81%
6 reviews
82%
32 reviews
86%
2 reviews
78%
8 reviews
Chip.de logo
87%
16 reviews
77%
7 reviews
85%
4 reviews
85%
17 reviews
77%
4 reviews
91%
9 reviews
Digital Versus logo
90%
16 reviews
76%
11 reviews
92%
10 reviews
90%
6 reviews
80%
11 reviews
100%
2 reviews
gadgetspeak.com logo
84%
1 review
81%
19 reviews
80%
16 reviews
80%
2 reviews
80%
16 reviews
chip.com.tr logo
87%
6 reviews
85%
31 reviews
86%
17 reviews
CNET.com logo
76%
14 reviews
80%
37 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
76%
7 reviews
78%
12 reviews
74%
13 reviews
81%
10 reviews
80%
4 reviews
90%
1 review
techadvisor.co.uk logo
80%
7 reviews
81%
12 reviews
79%
10 reviews
80%
10 reviews
78%
5 reviews
90%
1 review
ichip.ru logo
83%
10 reviews
77%
4 reviews
87%
3 reviews
81%
7 reviews
76%
2 reviews
86%
8 reviews
topnewreview.com logo
80%
8 reviews
80%
12 reviews
77%
7 reviews
60%
1 review
78%
6 reviews
computertotaal.nl logo
88%
9 reviews
80%
6 reviews
89%
7 reviews
77%
3 reviews
84%
7 reviews
100%
1 review
Other Expert Sites
60%
500 reviews
61%
423 reviews
69%
375 reviews
65%
246 reviews
63%
254 reviews
57%
87 reviews
Average
81%
800 reviews
78%
689 reviews
82%
629 reviews
80%
452 reviews
79%
446 reviews
88%
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 given to 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 DELL Philips Eizo
hardware.info logo
18
14
18
7
9
9
kitguru.net logo
24
18
5
2
13
uk.hardware.info logo
12
17
13
5
8
3
prad.de logo
17
5
10
4
1
5
tomshardware.com logo
9
8
14
6
2
tomshardware.co.uk logo
10
8
11
8
2
chip.com.my logo
11
7
10
3
4
altomdata.dk logo
8
9
6
6
5
ua.gecid.com logo
15
4
1
5
6
HEXUS.net logo
8
7
5
3
5
Les Numeriques.com logo
9
6
5
3
3
2
Expert Reviews logo
5
11
6
1
4
1
Digital Versus logo
9
2
7
5
2
2
PC Mag logo
6
5
5
11
greentechreviews.ru logo
12
9
5
3dnews.ru logo
13
7
1
1
1
xfastest.com logo
14
3
5
SweClockers.com logo
5
8
3
3
1
xtremehardware.com logo
4
6
4
4
2
01net.com logo
5
4
1
3
4
1
Other Expert Sites
362
233
176
144
110
78
Total
576
384
307
220
194
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 that 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 periodically check that the monitor is sufficiently calibra
Ephotozine
The built in calibrator is a plus
Bhphotovideo.com
The build quality is much better than some Flexscan models which I have used in the past
Amazon
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 CS2420

$859.00
B&H Photo
Eizo CS2420
Buy Now
Eizo CS2420
24.1"
WUXGA
RESOLUTION
10ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
B

A great mid range choice, priced at $859 is the Eizo CS2420, which has a Kagoo Score of 77.

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

An award winning and fully featured 24.1" LCD screen. Multiple reviews mentioned that this LCD screen has good colour saturation.

95
Reviews
20 Reviews + 2 Awards
80
Features
Fully-Featured
69
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
66
Value for Money
Good
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Purchasers report that Eizo CS2420 has great expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with an average overall rating of 92%, based on 20 reviews.

prohardver.hu Like it
chiphell.com Recommended

The cheapest price that we could find for the CS2420 in the US is $859.00 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.

Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
$859.00
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
loading image
$954.00
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
- Show less prices from B&H Photo
loading image
$859.00
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
loading image
$954.00
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
- Show less prices from Adorama
4 Prices from 2 Stores | $859.00 - $954.00
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices

What is the Best High End Eizo PC Monitor?

Eizo CG279X

$2,489.00
Adorama
Eizo CG279X
Buy Now
Eizo CG279X
27"
2560 X 1440
PIXELS
RESOLUTION
13ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
$53
OVER 5 YEARS
B

If you're looking for a high end Eizo PC monitor then the Eizo CG279X takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 75, 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

A staggeringly economical to run and award winning 27" PC screen, with a very good spec. Our review analysis indicates that this PC screen hasa good screen.

91
Reviews
5 Reviews + 2 Awards
80
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Value for Money
Good
95
Running Costs
$53 Over 5 Years
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Owners report that Eizo CG279X has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 81%.

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

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

Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
$2,489.00
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
1 Price from 1 Store | $2,489.00
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices

What is the Ultimate Eizo PC Monitor?

Eizo CG319X

$5,979.00
B&H Photo
Eizo CG319X
Buy Now
Eizo CG319X
31.1"
DCI
4K
RESOLU-
TION
9ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
$68
OVER 5 YEARS
C

For those with an unlimited budget then the Eizo CG319X is the best Eizo PC monitor out there. At $5,979 it's not cheap, but is excellent quality and as such we gave it Kagoo Score of 72.

Features We Love:
Big display diagonal (31.1")
4096 x 2160 pixels resolution
Built-in USB hub
HDMI
HDCP

A very economical to run and good spec 31.1" PC display, with great user reviews.

79
Features
Good Features
61
Value for Money
Good
86
Running Costs
$68 Over 5 Years
72
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the CG319X in the US is $5,979.00 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.

Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
Out of stock
$5,739.00
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
loading image
$5,979.00
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
2 Prices from 2 Stores | $5,979.00
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices

What is the Best Budget Choice Eizo PC Monitor?

Eizo EV2456

$551.69
beachaudio
Eizo EV2456
Buy Now
Eizo EV2456
24.1"
WUXGA
RESOLUTION
5ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
A++

At only $551.69 and with a Kagoo Score of 75 the Eizo EV2456 makes a great budget choice.

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

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

97
Reviews
8 Reviews + 4 Awards
80
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Value for Money
Good
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Our review analysis indicates that Eizo EV2456 has fantastic 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 EV2456 in the US is $551.69 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
Store
$551.69
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
1 Price from 1 Store | $551.69
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices
Share on
Compare All Eizo PC Monitors
Find the best Eizo PC monitor for you by checking our complete list of over 1,249 PC monitors
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 Ultimate Eizo PC Monitor?
What is the Best Budget Choice Eizo PC Monitor?

×