Viewsonic VG2438SM
Viewsonic VG2438
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Viewsonic VG2438SM

A highly rated 1920 x 1200 flatpanel monitor with good features
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels LED No Sep 2014
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Viewsonic VG2438 Review

With excellent reviews but good features, we have ranked the Viewsonic VG2438 number 396 across all PC monitors.
40 Reviews
Good Features
$62 Over 8 Years
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Why Has it Scored 65?

It has not bad expert reviews and excellent user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC display to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
This Viewsonic PC monitor has running costs of $62 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,770 PC screens that we have compared it to.
The VG2438 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
1920 x 1200 pixels display resolution

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Viewsonic VG2438 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $219.00 it is more expensive than 56% of PC screens.

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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 $22.21.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

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

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Display Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Viewsonic VG2438 is 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the flatpanel monitors the viewing angles, horizontal range from 17° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The Viewsonic VG2438's viewing angle, horizontal of 178° is in the widest 3% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Running Costs

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The VG2438 is typical compared to the other 2,770 PC displays that we have analysed for 8 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the VG2438 is $62.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic vg2438smled, viewsonic 1920x1200, viewsonic p207179p, viewsonic 250cdm2
Barcodes 00013686008741, 00766907782516, 05054629655252, 07669077825164

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