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Owner Reviews Are Excellent
Users have rated this medium monitor as excellent on average.
Medium monitors produced by Viewsonic have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all PC displays (not just medium monitors) and found that Viewsonic also has good reviews across its entire range.
Good Product Quality
A number of people who purchased the product wrote that it was good quality. Folkes Plant & Aggregates Ltd mentioned on Amazon “Good picture quality and text size” in their review of this PC monitor. Maria B. mentioned on Amazon “I really like this monitor ! Nice screen colors, perfect resolution, Gives great graphic quality to my games i just love it !”.
Easy to Use
One Viewsonic VX2270Smh reviewer who bought the product thought it was easy to setup. Stanhowlett gave it a very good review and wrote on Amazon “Great screen, does what it should, easy to set up and works like a dream”.
Good Picture Quality
One Viewsonic VX2270Smh owner considered that it had good picture quality.
One customer said that it was well made. Philco said on Amazon three years ago “Ideal for the smaller space I had available, great spec and having the built in speakers is a bonus for me” and rated it as very good.
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LED Display Type
This PC display has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on medium monitors that have been around for more than two years.
There are a number of alternative PC screens that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to consider including the AOC e2250Swdnk, or the LG 34UM65 which has better reviews.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The VX2270Smh has a built-in speaker. Most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and type to the VX2270Smh do not have a built-in speaker.
Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle
The VX2270Smh has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC displays of this spec and age. The average vertical viewing angle of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago is 170°, and the vertical viewing angles range from 50° to 180°.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.
Has Three Cables Included
The VX2270Smh has a greater number of cables included than most PC monitors of this age and spec. This PC display has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. The cables included "HDMI" and "VGA" are also found on this PC screen.
The narrowest medium monitor that came out around the same time as the VX2270Smh is 52mm wide, the widest is 6,500mm, and the average width is 580mm. At only 499.5 millimeters, the VX2270Smh is fairly narrow compared to most of the other PC screens of this age and type.
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Not 3D Compatible
The VX2270Smh is not 3D compatible. Most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were launched around the same time as the VX2270Smh are also not 3D compatible.
If you are looking for a PC monitor that is 3D compatible then you might want to look at the AOC d2757Ph, or the Asus VG236.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The VX2270Smh does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The VX2270Smh does not have an integrated card reader, although this is within the context that most of the other PC displays of this age and spec also do not have an integrated card reader.
There are a number of alternative PC screens which also have an integrated card reader which you might also want to consider including the U2413 ($429.99), or the U2713H ($412.54) both from DELL.
Only HD HD Type
This LCD screen has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to it.
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Quite Slow Response Time
The response times of PC screens of a similar age and type to the VX2270Smh range from 1ms to 40ms. The Viewsonic VX2270Smh has one of the slower response times (7 milliseconds) amongst comparable spec PC displays of this age.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
This PC screen has been on the market for over four years.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on similar spec LCD screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.
UnknownVT would recommend the Viewsonic VX2270Smh-LED
I bought this after doing a lot of research, as I do a lot of photography and post processing.100% sRGB on factory calibration/presetAH-IPSframeless designslimThis is a very important monitor... Read more…
Monk would recommend the Viewsonic VX2270Smh-LED (Verified Purchase)
I had a great Viewsonic for a decade that still performs flawlessly, so, when I bought a new computer with greater capabilities and subsequently needed a new monitor, there was only one brand I... Read more…
Pelicanfilm would recommend the Viewsonic VX2270Smh-LED (Verified Purchase)
I bought the monitor to use with my Apple computer, mostly for graphics and video work where I need more digital landscape. The Viewsonic complements another monitor I bought several years back -... Read more…
Nicki would recommend the Viewsonic VX2270Smh-LED (Verified Purchase)
Hooked it up to my MacAir 11"... its definitely duller, and when set to sRGB mode you cannot make brighter. Im a photographer and was looking for a screen that would translate into prints for the... Read more…
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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