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Viewsonic VA2855SMH

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Viewsonic VA2855SMH

$177.99
Viewsonic VA2855
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A very popular and good spec 28" LCD screen, with plenty of owner recommendations and a low price
28" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 6.5ms Sep 2014
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI, VGA (FREE SHIP) + ADD HDMI Cable (Brand new, unopened)
$177.99
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI VGA 28-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$207.78
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI, VGA (Brand new, unopened)
$211.20
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI VGA 28-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$211.33
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI, VGA (Brand new, unopened)
$223.68
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI VGA 28-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$226.16
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI VGA 28-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$248.00
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI VGA 28-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$289.65
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" Full HD 1080P SuperClear Monitor, 3000_1, 300cd/m2, HDMI (Brand new, unopened) - on
$179.99
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NEW Viewsonic VA2855SMH VA2855Smh 28 LED Multimedia Display with SuperClear Pro (Brand new, unopened) - on
$209.98
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ViewSonic YU8402 Viewsonic Va2855Smh 28" 1080P Led Monitor Hdmi, Vga NEW (Brand new, unopened) - on
$210.47
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Viewsonic - VA2855SMH 28" MVA LED LCD Monitor (Black) (Brand new, unopened) - on
$216.28
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VIEWSONIC VA2855SMH 28" FULL HD 1080P LED (Brand new, unopened) - on
$217.08
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spytecinc
ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI, VGA (Brand new, unopened) - on
$225.74
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28-Inch SuperClear Full HD LED Monitor (1920×1080, HDMI) (Brand new, unopened) - on
$237.58
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI, VGA (Brand new, unopened) - on
$242.89
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Arsenal PC Inc
NEW VIEWSONIC VA2855Smh VA2855SMH Viewsonic Value 28" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$246.83
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ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28in FHD (Brand new, unopened) - on
$268.99
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Amazon US
ViewSonic VA2855Smh - T - VA2855SMH
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$289.30
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Used - Viewsonic VA2855SMH 28", HDMI LED 1080p, 6.5ms, 300cd/m, Monitor (Used)
$135.00
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Refurbished - Viewsonic VA2855SMH 28" LED LCD Display (1080p) VA2855SMH ➔➨ ✔➔➨✔➔➨ ✔➔➨ (Refurbished)
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Refurbished - ViewSonic VA2855SMH 28" 1080p LED Monitor HDMI, VGA
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$169.99
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Viewsonic VA2855 Review

With very good features and representing value for money, we have scored the Viewsonic VA2855 as follows:
74
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
70
Running Costs
$67 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has marvellous user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
It has running costs of $67 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
This Viewsonic PC monitor is one of the best selling flatpanel monitors currently on the market. View best selling flatpanel monitors January 2018.
The VA2855 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Slower than average response time

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.
There is a 65% 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 VA2855 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

A Top Selling Flatpanel Monitor

The VA2855 is one the top selling PC display currently available for purchase.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 63% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features and at $177.99 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Viewsonic VA2855 and the United States price of $177.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £269.98 ($269.98).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The VA2855 is typical compared to the other 3,257 PC screens that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the VA2855 will cost $67 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The Viewsonic VA2855's display diagonal of 28" is bigger than 88% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all PC displays is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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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 the most frequently found resolution on PC displays.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of PC displays is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the Viewsonic VA2855 of 6.5ms is slower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 82% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2855 of 178° is wider than 71% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Viewsonic VA2855 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 26% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VA2855 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Viewsonic VA2855's contrast ratio (typical) of 3,000 is higher than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 10% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Audio Output

The Viewsonic VA2855 has an audio output, unlike 87% of PC displays which do not have an audio output.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic va2855smh, viewsonic 300cdm2, home va2855smh

Barcodes:

00766907765113, 00782386505361, 05054484779797, 05054533779792, 07426700800895, 07669077651138

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