The ViewSonic VA2746-LED is a 27 (27 viewable) widescreen monitor with a LED backlight and a glossy, thin-bezel design ideal for use in the home or office. With Full HD 1920x1080 resolution and a...
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Viewsonic Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews
Viewsonic is one of the superior LCD screen brands according to average expert and user reviews, and Viewsonic also has good reviews for its medium monitors.
LED Display Type
This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on PC monitors of this age and spec.
Quite Big Display Diagonal
The Viewsonic VA2746 has one of the bigger screen sizes (68.6 centimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. The smallest display diagonal of PC screens of a similar age and spec to the VA2746 is 28cm, the biggest is 770cm, and the average display diagonal is 65cm.
1080p Video Mode
This PC screen has a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of this type and age.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.
Has Three Cables Included
The number of cables included found on the Viewsonic VA2746 is more than most LCD screens of this spec and age. This PC display has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on PC screens of a similar age and spec to the VA2746. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)" and "VGA" are also found on this PC screen.
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Very Fast Response Time
The fastest response time of similar spec PC screens that have been around for a comparable time to the VA2746 is 1ms and the slowest is 40ms. With a response time of only 3.4 milliseconds, the Viewsonic VA2746 has one of the faster response times amongst flatpanel monitors of this age.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The Viewsonic VA2746 does not have a built-in speaker, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years also do not have a built-in speaker.
There are a number of other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to look at including the Asus MK241, or the Viewsonic VG2428WM ($189.15) which also has a higher rating.
Not 3D Compatible
Most comparable spec flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the VA2746 are not 3D compatible. The Viewsonic VA2746 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
If you are looking for a PC monitor that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the Asus VG23AH, the AOC d2757Ph, or the Benq XL2411T which also has a higher rating.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec, the Viewsonic VA2746 does not have a built-in camera.
The Viewsonic VA2746 does not have an integrated card reader, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the VA2746 also do not have an integrated card reader.
Other PC monitors which also have an integrated card reader that you might also want to consider include the U2413 ($429.99), the U2713H, or the UP2414Q ($699.93) all from DELL.
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Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
At only 160 degrees, the Viewsonic VA2746 has a fairly narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the VA2746. The vertical viewing angles of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago range from 50° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
Across all the PC displays of a comparable type and age to the VA2746 the horizontal viewing angles range from 60° to 1,800°. With a horizontal viewing angle of only 170 degrees, the Viewsonic VA2746 has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles amongst medium monitors of this age.
Quite Short Mean Time Between Failures
At only 30,000 hours, the Viewsonic VA2746 has a fairly short mean time between failures compared to most of the other PC screens that have been around for a comparable time to the VA2746. The average mean time between failures of PC monitors that were released more than two years ago is 33,000h, and the mean time between failures range from 30h to 70,000h.
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Released Over Three Years Ago
This Viewsonic flatpanel monitor was released over three years ago.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on PC monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.
1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
Separate H/V Sync
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
24 - 82
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Native Aspect Ratio
Ports & Interfaces
PC Audio in
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
TV Tuner Integrated
Colour of Product
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8