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Viewsonic VG2438SM PC Monitor

$252.56
24" 1920 X 1200 LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date $60.33 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Good quality
Good value for money
40 Reviews
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Good Value for Money

Eight people wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money.

Two years ago Massimon71 said in their Viewsonic VG2438 review on Bhphotovideo.com “The price is great too” and gave this PC monitor a rating of 7 stars. Five years ago Rebecca wrote in her review of this PC monitor on Bhphotovideo.com “Great product for the price!”. Citizen scored the Viewsonic VG2438 5 stars and wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “I was looing for a monitor for my web interactive design that had resonable color reproduction for a resonable price - fit the task nicely” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 2,418 user and expert reviews for Viewsonic PC displays and found that on average Viewsonic has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Viewsonic has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors.


Design

Good Quality

Four Viewsonic VG2438 reviewers who purchased the Viewsonic VG2438 considered that it was good quality.

Norm said on Bhphotovideo.com “I researched and found (for my needs) the ViewSonic to be the best in overall quality and price.I connected the Mac to the Monitor it came right on” in their review of the Viewsonic VG2438 and rated this PC monitor 7 stars. Anthoiphone mentioned “Great quality built and great color”. Bub said “Viewsonic has great quality monitors” in their review of the Viewsonic VG2438.

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Well Made

Three Viewsonic VG2438 reviewers who purchased the product said that it was well made.

Good Looking

Two Viewsonic VG2438 reviewers reckoned that it was good looking.

Codewize scored the Viewsonic VG2438 7 stars and said in their review of this PC monitor on Bhphotovideo.com four years ago “One looked pretty decent the other was extremely green.I've calibrated by eye at this point”. Jee mentioned “Basically, this new VP2365-LED monitor is pretty good, except that the "blues" are very slightly off "dull” in their review of the Viewsonic VG2438.

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Well Designed

One Viewsonic VG2438 owner who bought this PC monitor considered that it was well designed. Gadgetspeak.com mentioned “Ergonomisches Design”.


Weight & Dimensions

Lightweight

One person who reviewed it considered that it was lightweight.

Rj scored this PC monitor 7 stars and said on Bhphotovideo.com “Out of the box this monitor was what I hoped for; brilliant colors, sharpness, lightweight, etc” in their Viewsonic VG2438 review.

Good Size

One customer who bought it mentioned that it was a good size.

Codewize scored it 6 stars and mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic VG2438 on Bhphotovideo.com “Good size, nice controls”.


Sharp Image

One Viewsonic VG2438 reviewer who bought it mentioned that it had a sharp image.

Clear Images

One person wrote in their reviews that it had clear images.

Larry mentioned “The Viewsonic has brought me clarity, contrast and size so that I can concentrate on my work instead of the format” in his Viewsonic VG2438 review.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VG2438 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the VG2438 which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this PC screen to all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the AOC q2963Pm which has better reviews; or the Samsung SMT-2232 which is cheaper are also worth considering.

We compared this flatpanel monitor to all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Asus VG27AH is also worth considering.

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Display

1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Viewsonic VG2438 is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all comparable spec PC monitors that have been around for more than two years the best display resolution is 3440 x 1440 pixels and the worst is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of PC monitors that have been on the market for more than two years is 170°. The Viewsonic VG2438 has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the Viewsonic VG2438 has one of the wider viewing angles, horizontal amongst LCD screens of this age. The viewing angles, horizontal of flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the VG2438 range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Packaging Content

Has Five Cables Included

The Viewsonic VG2438 has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the VG2438. The cables included "DisplayPort", "DVI", "USB" and "VGA" are also found on this Viewsonic PC monitor.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

The Viewsonic VG2438 is a one HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other PC displays that were launched around the same time as the VG2438 have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this PC display was released.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic vg2438smled, viewsonic 250cdm2, code vg2438sm
Barcodes 00013686008741, 00766907782516, 05054629655252, 07669077825164

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