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Viewsonic VA2249S

87

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Viewsonic VA2249S

$139.99
$117.99 $22 cheaper than 24 days ago
Viewsonic VA2249
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An affordable and classic 21.5" LCD screen, with great features and low running costs
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 20000000:1 No Jan 2014
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ViewSonic VA2249S 22" IPS 1080p LED Monitor DVI, VGA
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Viewsonic VA2249S 21.5 LED LCD Monitor - 16:9 - 5 ms
$139.99
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Refurbished - ViewSonic VA2249S 22"" 1920x1080 16_9 LED Backlit Monitor w/ Round Stand Grade B (Refurbished) - on
$79.99
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Refurbished - ViewSonic VA2249S 22" IPS 1080p LED Monitor DVI, VGA
$89.99
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$116.99
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Viewsonic VA2249 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Viewsonic VA2249 number 103 across all PC monitors.
96
Reviews
11 Reviews
99
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Running Costs
$130 Over 5 Years
87
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 87?

It has fantastic user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this LCD screen to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This Viewsonic PC monitor has running costs of $130 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 8% of all 3,257 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
The VA2249 has some great features:
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Full HD resolution for superior pixel performance
Dynamic contrast ratio delivers rich color performance
VESA compliance provides flexible mounting options
SuperClear technology presents consistent color performance from any angle
Eco-mode conserves more energy and cuts costs
ENERGY STAR certification
Windows8 certified compliance

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $139.99 to $117.99 in the last 24 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 67% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Viewsonic VA2249 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $117.99 it is still in the cheapest 1% of PC monitors.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The VA2249 is one of the less economic to run flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VA2249 is $130.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all PC displays is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The Viewsonic VA2249's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is smaller than 72% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC displays.

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Average Response Time

The Viewsonic VA2249's response time of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other PC screens. It is slower than 49% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2249 of 178° is wider than 66% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all PC displays is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The vertical viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2249 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 89% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other PC displays, the Viewsonic VA2249 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Viewsonic VA2249's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 75% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic 1920x1080, viewsonic va2249s, viewsonic 20m1

Barcodes:

00012304748182, 00042111700103, 00044113202210, 00088022168045, 00766907723717, 00766907723816, 00766907866810, 00782386497994, 00803982836168, 00809392591284, 07426101851823, 07427457844811, 07626782374905, 07669077237172

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