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Viewsonic VP2770LED PC Monitor

$719.99
$350.00 $369.99 cheaper than 21 days ago
27" 20000000:1 LED 642.7mm Aug 2012
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Width Release Date $168.93 Electricity cost over 5 years
Seven industry awards
Strong and durable
Expensive
202 Reviews + 7 Awards
alphr.com Recommended reviewed.com Editor's Choice Trusted Reviews Recommended Digital Versus 5 Star
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Reviews

Seven Industry Awards

This Viewsonic LCD screen is one of the most highly awarded by experts in PC screens of all the comparable spec LCD screens that have been around for more than two years.

This medium monitor received a "Recommended" from both Trusted Reviews and Alphr.com, both of which wrote that this flatpanel monitor was good.

The editor of one more expert review site wrote that this flatpanel monitor was brilliant and gave it their highest award. Reviewed.com gave this PC monitor an "Editor's Choice" award.

Three additional expert review sites all decided that this PC screen was good. Digital Versus and 01net.com both gave this Viewsonic LCD screen a "5 Star" award and it received a "Test Winner" award from Altomdata.dk.

The editor of one other expert review site decided that this LCD screen was good. This Viewsonic PC monitor received a "5 Star" award from Les Numeriques.com.

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Good Expert Reviews

Eighteen experts from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Digital Versus and PC Mag have rated this medium monitor on average 83 out of 100.

Excellent User Reviews

On average, people who bought this LCD screen rated it as terrific. 135 reviewers gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 98% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Viewsonic PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

Viewsonic medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all PC displays Viewsonic is one of the superior manufacturers.

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Design

Strong and Durable

Six Viewsonic VP2770 reviewers reckoned that it was strong and durable.

Yann Maitre said “The discreet black face of the monitor and the sturdy feel of the whole setup” in their review of the Viewsonic VP2770. Christopher R. mentioned “The stand is rugged and the build quality very good”. Christopher R. also said “It is also very sturdy and doesn’t wobble” in his review.

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Easy to Setup

Three customers wrote in their reviews that it was easy to setup.

Photoshop Enthusiast wrote on Bhphotovideo.com three years ago “Extremely easy to set up” in their review of this PC monitor. In the same month Jim K gave the product a rating of 8 stars and he mentioned “Easy to set up and easy on the eyes” in his review of the Viewsonic VP2770. Leo rated the product 8 stars and he said on Bhphotovideo.com in the same month “I used the Spyder4Elite Calibration tool and the monitor was easy to set-up” in his Viewsonic VP2770 review.

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Good Looking

Ten Viewsonic VP2770 owners who bought it agreed that it was good looking.

Gracie423 gave it a rating of 8 stars and mentioned in their Viewsonic VP2770 review on Bhphotovideo.com “It's preset to pretty near perfect”. Photo Guy mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com two years ago “Setup is pretty simple” in their Viewsonic VP2770 review. Pt-Gti mentioned in their Viewsonic VP2770 review “The display is gorgeous”.

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Easy to Use

Seven Viewsonic VP2770 owners who purchased this PC monitor thought it was easy to use.

Bujman wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “Still easy to use” in their review of this PC monitor. Yann Maitre said on Amazon “Excel and MS Office are almost a pleasure to use on this beast as well” in their review of the Viewsonic VP2770. Kirk said “The wide viewing angle and pixel density make sitting close practical”.

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Good Quality

Twenty-five customers who purchased it reckoned that it was good quality. Trusted Reviews said “Excellent image quality out of box” in their review of the Viewsonic VP2770.

Expert website Alphr.com mentioned “A big, beautiful monitor, with sterling image quality at a very tempting price” and gave it a rating of 6 stars. Five years ago Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned on Expert Reviews “A feature-packed high-resolution screen with great image quality once you've calibrated it”.

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Comfortable and Easy to Hold

Two Viewsonic VP2770 reviewers who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold.

Yann Maitre gave the product a rating of 8 stars and wrote “Having two documents or two applications running side by side is again very comfortable”. John Ovenden said three years ago “When it arrived the brightness was blinding and i found that I had to turn it down quite a bit for comfortable viewing”.

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Reliable

Two people wrote in their reviews that it was reliable.

Si said in their Viewsonic VP2770 review “I've been looking for an upgrade for my trusty 10 year old 20" NEC for some time now, purely so I could fit more info on the screen.”. Chris a wrote in his Viewsonic VP2770 review on Amazon “Overall the VP2770 is a massive step up from my old and trusty Viewsonic VG2230 TN” and gave this PC monitor a score of 7 stars.

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Touch Sensitive Screen

Two people wrote in their reviews that it had a touch sensitive screen.

G. Forbes said “From thehe touch sensitive controls to the excellent screen” and gave the Viewsonic VP2770 a rating of 7 stars. Three years ago Alfi mentioned on Amazon “The on/off button and the other buttons are all touch sensitive meaning you only need to touch them with zero force” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Well Made

Six customers concluded that the product was well made.

Expert review site Pcmag.com wrote in their Viewsonic VP2770 review three years ago “It's a solid performer.” . Moses said “The stand is rock solid”. Christopher R. mentioned “Looks solid and functional”.

Easy to Use the Menus

One Viewsonic VP2770 owner who bought it mentioned that it was easy to use the menus.

Mr. J. Rajamogan mentioned “I haven't tried all the settings (the default seems perfect to me).”.

Smooth

One customer wrote that the Viewsonic VP2770 was smooth.

Aurora7 scored it 7 stars and said in their review of the Viewsonic VP2770 on Bestbuy.com two years ago “The monitor does not handle this resolution as well -- type is a little less smooth”.

Ergonomic

One Viewsonic VP2770 reviewer who reviewed it said that it was ergonomic. Pc Mag said “Ergonomic stand” in their review of this PC monitor but in spite of that they gave this PC monitor a score of 18.8 out of 100.

Inferior Quality

One Viewsonic VP2770 owner who bought it wrote that it was inferior quality.

Darkcircuituk said “Bad Quality Control” in their Viewsonic VP2770 review.


Good Colour Saturation

Thirteen customers who purchased it said that it had good colour saturation.

Si said on Amazon three years ago “Now there's no question that the colours are visibly inferior to even lower cost NECs offering similar res (the picture on the NECs needs to be seen to be believed” in their review of this PC monitor. Christopher R. said in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon in the same month “The colours look great and the overall impression I get is it is slightly more vibrant than the HP”. Christopher R. also wrote “These panels have much better colours than the more common” in his review.

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Good Picture Quality

Twelve people agreed that the product had good picture quality.

Yann Maitre mentioned on Amazon “Thought the picture quality was just brilliant, with a better color reproduction than on my old Benq” in their review of this PC monitor. Yann Maitre also mentioned “Picture quality quality is great all around” in their review. Mr. J. Rajamogan wrote on Amazon three years ago “No problems whatsoever, great picture quality”.

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Wide Viewing Angle

One customer who reviewed the Viewsonic VP2770 reckoned that it had a wide viewing angle.

Woergo mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “The viewing angle excellent”.

Flickering Image

Two Viewsonic VP2770 owners who reviewed it said that it had a flickering image.

Yann Maitre said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Is absolutely flicker free”. Three years ago Moore52 mentioned on Amazon “A drop dead gorgeous monitor with a lovely flicker free backlight and the best matt coating I have ever seen” in their review of the Viewsonic VP2770.

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Clear Images

Three Viewsonic VP2770 owners who bought this PC monitor concluded that it had clear images.

Mel54 wrote in their review of this PC monitor on Bhphotovideo.com “This monitor by far has better contrast, color clarity, everything”. Four years ago Chris a mentioned in his Viewsonic VP2770 review on Amazon “The other major change is the clarity and crispness of the display”. C. R. Baker rated it 9 stars and wrote in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Superb Clarity”.

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Image Ghosting

One Viewsonic VP2770 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it had image ghosting.

Moses said in his review of this PC monitor “Both are free from ghosting”.


Price

Good Value for Money

Twenty-seven Viewsonic VP2770 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it was good value for money. Mac World wrote “Appealing price” in his review of this PC monitor nonetheless he scored it 17.6 out of 100.

Macworld.com wrote “The ViewSonic VPD400 MovieBook HD has a wallet-friendly price tag.” in their review of the Viewsonic VP2770. Macworld.com also wrote “It’s more affordable than a $199 8GB iPod touch ().” in their review.

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Cheap

One Viewsonic VP2770 owner who bought the product concluded that it was cheap.

Tomag2345 said on Amazon “For £450 is a bargain” and scored this PC monitor 8 stars.

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Expensive

Six Viewsonic VP2770 reviewers agreed that it was expensive.

Three years ago Pcmag.com mentioned “It's expensive”. Freeweel wrote two years ago “Internet browsing it seems more responsive than our much more expensive Windows laptop”. Mrbanjoboy1 wrote on Amazon also two years ago “Fault this colour monitor - quite expensive” in their review of the Viewsonic VP2770.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One person reckoned that this PC monitor was a good size.

Vespa wrote “Really nice photo editing monitor that is easy to calibrate and good size” in their Viewsonic VP2770 review and scored the Viewsonic VP2770 8 stars.

Lightweight

One customer who bought it thought it was lightweight.

Sppyizza wrote in their Viewsonic VP2770 review “It is lightweight and extremely convenient for her purposes” .

Good Structurally

One person reckoned that the product was good structurally.

Three years ago Northerner said in their Viewsonic VP2770 review “The quality is good and solid construction, mine had no bleed or dead pixels”.

Heavy and Bulky

Four people mentioned in their reviews that it was heavy and bulky.

Strathearn said in their Viewsonic VP2770 review “The only mild criticisms are the bulky stand (though this is more stable than some others)”. Ant said in their Viewsonic VP2770 review “A great monitor, looks a little bulky perhaps due to the larger bezel” and gave the product a score of 7 stars. Cc mentioned “It's a very sturdy, heavy base which takes up a lot of room behind”.

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Energy & Environment

Good in Terms of Recycling

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was good in terms of recycling.

Three years ago Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “A power recycle always cleared it” in their Viewsonic VP2770 review.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

One person who reviewed the product considered that it had good technical guidance.

Chris a said on Amazon four years ago “I couldnt help feel it was old tech” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.


Features

Good Features

One Viewsonic VP2770 reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it had good features.

Digitalversus.com said on expert review site Digital Versus “While the response time of the Viewsonic VP2770-LED clearly isn't fast enough for gamers, this monitor still has enough excellent features to earn a five-star review”.


Connectivity

Good in Terms of Connectivity

Two people mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic VP2770 was good in terms of connectivity. Five years ago Trusted Reviews wrote “Good connectivity” in their review of this PC monitor.

The King mentioned three years ago “The picture is sharp, connectivity is good” in their Viewsonic VP2770 review and gave it a score of 7 stars.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic VP2770 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this PC monitor and we think the LG 29EA93, the iiyama XB2776QS, or the DELL U3415W ($699.99) is also worth considering.

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Display

Fairly Slow Response Time

The average response time of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the VP2770 is 6.1ms. The Viewsonic VP2770 has one of the slower response times (12 milliseconds) amongst comparable spec flatpanel monitors of this age.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Viewsonic PC screen was released over four years ago.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00132018263556, 00151903624418, 00163120522538, 00766907632118, 05052883223439, 05054533631472, 07669076321186

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