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Viewsonic VG2438SM

77

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Viewsonic VG2438SM

$254.99
Viewsonic VG2438
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A classic and good spec 24" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs and a reasonable price
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels No 5ms Sep 2014
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ViewSonic VG2438SM 24" 1920 x 1200 Ergonomic PLS Monitor, 1000_1, 250cd/m2, USB& (Brand new, unopened) - on
$254.99
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eBay
Viewsonic VG2438Sm 24" LED LCD Monitor - 16_10 - 5 ms - 1920 x 1200 - WUXGA (Brand new, unopened)
$263.21
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ViewSonic VG2438SM 24" IPS 1200p Ergonomic Monitor DisplayPort DVI VGA 24-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$290.71
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Antonline
Viewsonic VG2438Sm 24" LED LCD Monitor - 16_10 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened) - on
$269.34
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Target PC Inc 1-888-311-4455
NEW Viewsonic VG2438SM VG2438Sm 24in 16_10 Multimedia Ergonomic Display with (Brand new, unopened) - on
$276.98
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my Goods
VIEWSONIC VG2438SM 24" WLED BACKLIT 1920X1080 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$289.97
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spytecinc
ViewSonic VG2438SM 24" 1920 x 1200p 16_10 Ergonomic Monitor DisplayPort, DVI, VG (Brand new, unopened) - on
$296.28
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Arsenal PC Inc
NEW VIEWSONIC VG2438Sm VG2438SM Viewsonic 24" LED LCD Monitor - 16_10 5 ms 1920 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$311.40
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melofone
VIEWSONIC VG2438SM 24in NEW (Brand new, unopened) - on
$315.99
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Amazon US
ViewSonic VG2438Sm - T - VG2438SM
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$418.81
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Viewsonic VG2438 Compare US Used Prices

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Used - ViewSonic VG2438SM 24" IPS-Type 1200p Ergonomic Monitor DisplayPort, DVI, VGA UG (Used) - on
$169.99
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Used - ViewSonic VG2438SM 24" IPS 1200p Ergonomic Monitor DisplayPort, DVI, VGA
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$169.99
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Refurbished - ViewSonic VG2438SM 24" IPS 1200p Ergonomic Monitor DisplayPort, DVI, VGA
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$190.99
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Refurbished - ViewSonic VG2438SM 24" IPS 1200p Ergonomic Monitor DisplayPort, DVI, VGA (Certified Refurbished)
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$203.99
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Viewsonic VG2438 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Viewsonic VG2438 number 714 across all PC monitors.
92
Reviews
41 Reviews
74
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$63 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has good expert reviews and terrific 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 PC monitors 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 $63 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
The VG2438 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)

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Viewsonic VG2438 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $254.99 it is more expensive than 55% of PC monitors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Viewsonic VG2438 of £196.79 ($196.79) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $58.20.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The VG2438 has an average 5 year running cost of $63 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 PC screens.

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Features

1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The Viewsonic VG2438 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC displays the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Display Diagonal

The Viewsonic VG2438's display diagonal of 24" is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 59% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Viewsonic VG2438 of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 26% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VG2438 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of LCD screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Viewsonic VG2438's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 71% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Viewsonic VG2438 of 178° is in the widest 26% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Viewsonic VG2438 of 1,000 is relatively average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 71% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic vg2438smled

Barcodes:

00013686008741, 00766907782516, 05054629655252, 07669077825164

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