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Should You Buy an Iiyama PC Monitor?

Updated 26 December 2019 by Matthew
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should you buy an iiyama PC Monitor?

iiyama 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 iiyama 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.

iiyama are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning PC monitors. Their PC monitors start at $133 for the GE2288HS 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 $702 for the TF2234MC which has a display diagonal of 22" and is a PC monitor that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD). The average price of a new iiyama PC monitor is $278.

iiyama are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning PC monitors.

Is Iiyama the Best PC Monitor Brand?

So are iiyama 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.

iiyama is ranked the No. 16 best PC monitor brand.

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

#1
Taiwan
95%
95%
16,290 reviews
#2
United States
94%
94%
8,499 reviews
#3
Taiwan
93%
93%
10,189 reviews
#4
Taiwan
93%
93%
2,650 reviews
#5
HP
United States
92%
92%
4,513 reviews
#6
LG
South Korea
92%
92%
8,333 reviews
#7
South Korea
90%
90%
7,254 reviews
#8
AOC
Taiwan
88%
88%
7,547 reviews
#9
Taiwan
88%
88%
10,027 reviews
#10
NEC
Japan
85%
85%
444 reviews
#11
China
84%
84%
878 reviews
#12
Netherlands
83%
83%
1,553 reviews
#13
81%
81%
41 reviews
#14
Japan
81%
81%
561 reviews
#15
MSI
80%
80%
342 reviews
#16
Japan
80%
80%
2,367 reviews
#17
Sceptre
75%
75%
331 reviews
#18
73%
73%
340 reviews
#19
V7
73%
73%
9 reviews
#20
ELO
73%
73%
4 reviews
#21
73%
73%
178 reviews
#22
Alienware
United States
71%
71%
428 reviews
#23
GeChic
70%
70%
54 reviews
#24
Japan
69%
69%
1 review
#25
AG Neovo
67%
67%
1 review
#26
LILLIPUT
67%
67%
1 review
#27
Viotek
65%
65%
1 review
#28
Gigabyte
65%
65%
31 reviews
#29
Viewera
62%
62%
0 reviews
#30
Apple
61%
61%
185 reviews
#31
61%
61%
0 reviews
#32
Taiwan
60%
60%
0 reviews
#33
Elo TouchSystems
59%
59%
2 reviews
#34
Japan
59%
59%
0 reviews
#35
CTL
59%
59%
0 reviews
#36
ViewZ
57%
57%
0 reviews
#37
DoubleSight
56%
56%
0 reviews
#38
56%
56%
0 reviews
#39
Aopen
55%
55%
2 reviews
#40
Mimo Monitors
55%
55%
0 reviews
#41
Bematech
55%
55%
0 reviews
#42
Wacom
54%
54%
0 reviews
#43
Logik
United Kingdom
53%
53%
0 reviews
#44
Crossover
53%
53%
0 reviews
#45
AVUE
53%
53%
0 reviews
#46
53%
53%
0 reviews
#47
Hanwha
52%
52%
0 reviews
#48
Pelco
52%
52%
0 reviews
#49
ZOWIE
52%
52%
0 reviews
#50
Feelworld
52%
52%
0 reviews
#51
Peerless
52%
52%
0 reviews
#52
ADTECHNO
52%
52%
0 reviews

Let's look at how iiyama 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
Iiyama PC Monitors

Iiyama have better reviews than the typical PC monitor brand, with the average rating of a iiyama PC monitor being 79%.

The average review score for a iiyama PC monitor is 79%.

There's a smaller selection of iiyama PC monitors available compared to other PC monitor brands, with only 22 iiyama PC monitors currently on the market in the US. Iiyama 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 iiyama PC monitor is $17 (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
$286
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $7,899
Price Distribution of All PC Monitors
No. Of PC Monitors
Average Price
$278
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $9,849
Price Distribution of Iiyama PC Monitors

What Do the Iiyama PC Monitor Reviews Say?

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

iiyama logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
52
4 stars
65
3 stars
14
2 stars
3
1 star
0
iiyama logo

User Reviews

5 stars
1,394
4 stars
409
3 stars
95
2 stars
48
1 star
83
iiyama has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews for its PC monitors than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews are actually lower.

Over 87% of expert reviews and 89% of user reviews for iiyama PC monitors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 86% respectively across all PC Monitor brands.

Purchasers of iiyama PC monitors frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, solidly made and reasonably priced. Their PC monitors have also won 70+ awards.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to iiyama 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 iiyama
prad.de logo
74%
39 reviews
64%
11 reviews
74%
24 reviews
67%
12 reviews
84%
16 reviews
72%
11 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
84%
28 reviews
79%
19 reviews
85%
12 reviews
81%
16 reviews
80%
14 reviews
83%
14 reviews
monitornerds.com logo
89%
26 reviews
90%
20 reviews
91%
26 reviews
91%
10 reviews
88%
18 reviews
PC Mag logo
77%
19 reviews
73%
14 reviews
74%
25 reviews
74%
7 reviews
79%
22 reviews
Techradar logo
79%
19 reviews
77%
14 reviews
78%
26 reviews
77%
20 reviews
79%
6 reviews
90%
2 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
77%
13 reviews
79%
20 reviews
78%
16 reviews
79%
14 reviews
74%
7 reviews
79%
14 reviews
kitguru.net logo
86%
24 reviews
83%
20 reviews
80%
7 reviews
81%
16 reviews
85%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
Digital Versus logo
90%
16 reviews
76%
11 reviews
92%
10 reviews
80%
11 reviews
90%
6 reviews
85%
13 reviews
altomdata.dk logo
81%
18 reviews
77%
15 reviews
83%
9 reviews
74%
14 reviews
86%
8 reviews
80%
1 review
playwares.com logo
79%
13 reviews
81%
6 reviews
82%
33 reviews
78%
8 reviews
86%
2 reviews
tweakers.net logo
90%
10 reviews
80%
12 reviews
95%
8 reviews
91%
7 reviews
86%
16 reviews
90%
4 reviews
gadgetspeak.com logo
84%
1 review
81%
19 reviews
80%
16 reviews
80%
15 reviews
80%
2 reviews
chip.com.tr logo
87%
6 reviews
85%
30 reviews
86%
17 reviews
CNET.com logo
76%
14 reviews
80%
37 reviews
Chip.de logo
87%
16 reviews
77%
7 reviews
85%
4 reviews
77%
4 reviews
85%
17 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
76%
7 reviews
78%
12 reviews
74%
13 reviews
80%
4 reviews
81%
10 reviews
techadvisor.co.uk logo
80%
7 reviews
81%
11 reviews
79%
10 reviews
78%
5 reviews
80%
10 reviews
01net.com logo
76%
9 reviews
77%
6 reviews
70%
2 reviews
69%
9 reviews
72%
5 reviews
85%
8 reviews
erenumerique.fr logo
84%
8 reviews
78%
8 reviews
83%
5 reviews
83%
5 reviews
75%
1 review
80%
11 reviews
benchmark.pl logo
92%
10 reviews
88%
8 reviews
88%
8 reviews
90%
4 reviews
85%
7 reviews
Other Expert Sites
60%
496 reviews
61%
424 reviews
69%
385 reviews
63%
251 reviews
65%
249 reviews
59%
48 reviews
Average
81%
799 reviews
78%
687 reviews
81%
631 reviews
79%
453 reviews
81%
452 reviews
81%
134 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Iiyama PC Monitors Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 79 industry awards for iiyama PC monitors. The table below compares the number of awards received by iiyama to other popular PC monitor brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

iiyama has won 79 awards for its PC monitors.

Compare all award winning PC monitors

Number of Awards Asus AOC Benq Philips DELL iiyama
hardware.info logo
18
14
17
10
7
15
kitguru.net logo
24
18
6
15
2
1
uk.hardware.info logo
12
17
13
8
5
9
prad.de logo
17
5
10
2
4
3
tomshardware.com logo
9
8
14
2
6
tomshardware.co.uk logo
10
8
11
2
6
chip.com.my logo
11
7
10
4
3
altomdata.dk logo
9
9
6
5
6
Expert Reviews logo
5
11
6
4
1
6
HEXUS.net logo
8
7
5
6
3
3
ua.gecid.com logo
15
4
1
6
5
Les Numeriques.com logo
9
6
5
3
3
4
Digital Versus logo
9
2
7
2
5
5
PC Mag logo
7
5
5
11
greentechreviews.ru logo
13
9
5
xfastest.com logo
14
4
5
3dnews.ru logo
14
7
1
1
01net.com logo
5
4
1
4
3
6
benchmark.pl logo
2
5
7
6
SweClockers.com logo
5
7
3
1
3
Other Expert Sites
361
234
180
108
146
21
Total
577
384
307
200
220
79

How Reliable Are Iiyama PC Monitors?

We checked over 100,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of iiyama PC monitors. over 120 of these reviews mention reliability of which 87% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of iiyama PC monitor owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

87% of reviewers think iiyama PC monitors are reliable.

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

RELIABLE

build quality is excellent
Expert Reviews
it's solidly reliable
itpro.co.uk
screen are both sturdy
Bit-Tech.net
It has a built in USB hub
Amazon
well built
amazon.co.uk

NOT RELIABLE

This is the 3rd or 4th Iiyama monitor I have had since I started with computers a long time agothey are not quite as well built as they used to be
Amazon
broke down after 4 months so I got a refund
Tesco.com
I actually thought my rig was just not up to scratch
amazon.co.uk

What is the Best Mid-Range Iiyama PC Monitor?

iiyama ProLite XB2783HSUB3

$362.80
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27"
1080P
RESOLUTION
4ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
B

A great mid range choice, priced at $362.80 is the iiyama ProLite XB2783HSUB3, which has a Kagoo Score of 72.

Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Big display diagonal (27")
Faster than average response time (4ms)
Built-in speaker
High typical contrast ratio (3000:1)

A good spec but only average value for money 27" LCD screen.

79
Features
Good Features
64
Value for Money
Good
72
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the ProLite XB2783HSUB3 in the US is $362.80 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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What is the Best Budget Choice Iiyama PC Monitor?

iiyama ProLite X2483HSUB3

$225.60
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iiyama ProLite X2483HSUB3
1080P
RESOLUTION
23.8"
4ms
RESPONSE TIME
178°
VERTICAL
178°
HORIZONTAL
$62
OVER 5 YEARS
B

At only $225.60 and with a Kagoo Score of 75 the iiyama ProLite X2483HSUB3 makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Faster than average response time (4ms)
Built-in USB hub
Built-in speaker
High typical contrast ratio (3000:1)

A very economical to run and fully featured 23.8" PC monitor. It has a built-in speaker, a built-in USB hub and an HDMI and features Plug & Play.

80
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Value for Money
Good
89
Running Costs
$62 Over 5 Years
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the ProLite X2483HSUB3 in the US is $225.60 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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

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