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Viewsonic VX2778SMHD

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Viewsonic VX2778SMHD

$344.11
Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD
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A good spec but only middle of the road value for money 27" PC display, with alright running costs
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 80000000:1 No Jun 2016
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New Viewsonic Vx2778-Smhd 27" Led Lcd Monitor - 16_9 - 5 Ms (Brand new, unopened)on -
$344.11
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ViewSonic VX2778-smhd 27" 2560 x 1440(2K) LCD Monitor, 1000_1, 350cd/m2, HDMI Di (Brand new, unopened)on -
$349.99
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ViewSonic - VX2778-SMHD 27" IPS LED QHD Monitor - Black/Silver VX2778SMHD
$349.99
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ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27" 16:9 LCD Monitor
$349.99
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ViewSonic - VX2778-SMHD 27" IPS LED QHD Monitor - Black/Silver (Brand new, unopened)on -
$349.99
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Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened)on -
$361.52
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Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD 27" WQHD 2560x1440 LCD Multimedia Monitor (Brand new, unopened)
$363.24
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ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27inch PLS WQHD 1440p Frameless LED Monitor 27-Inch (Brand new, unopened)
$398.05
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ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27" IPS-Type 1440p Frameless LED Monitor HDMI, DisplayPort (Brand new, unopened)
$518.50
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Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms (Brand new, unopened)on -
$366.05
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Viewsonic Vx2778-smhd 27" Wled Lcd Monitor - 16_9 - 5 Ms - 2560 X 1440 - 16.7 (Brand new, unopened)on -
$367.26
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NEW Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD 27(27in viewable) LCD Monitor with WQHD 2560x1440 (Brand new, unopened)on -
$387.98
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Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD 27" LED LCD Monitor - 16_9 - 5 ms - 2560 x 1440 - WQHD (Brand new, unopened)on -
$393.30
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ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27" 1440p 5ms LED IPS Monitor with HDMI/mDP/DP Connectors (Brand new, unopened)on -
$395.15
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Viewsonic - VX2778-SMHD 27" 2K PLS LED LCD Monitor (Black/Silver) (Brand new, unopened)on -
$395.85
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Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD 27in 16_9 5 ms 2560 x 1440 16.7 Million WLED LCD Monitor (Brand new, unopened)on -
$400.13
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ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27' FreeSync WQHD IPS Frameless LCD Monitor (Brand new, unopened)on -
$448.30
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ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27inch PLS WQHD 1440p Frameless LED Monitor (Brand new, unopened)on -
$466.45
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Refurbished - ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27inch PLS WQHD 1440p Frameless LED Monitor
$261.99
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Refurbished - ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27" IPS 1440p Frameless LED Monitor HDMI, DisplayPort (Certified Refurbished)
$296.99
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Used - ViewSonic VX2778-SMHD 27inch PLS WQHD 1440p Frameless LED Monitor
$320.00
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Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD Review

With very good features but low running costs, we have scored the Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD as follows:
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
68
Running Costs
$74 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
It has running costs of $74 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Enjoy more with WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution
SuperClear: stunning colour performance & wide-angle viewing
Richer colors and sharper images
Flexible connectivity
Game mode hotkey and user-customized settings
Low input lag
Enhanced viewing comfort
ViewMode: intuitive settings
Dual integrated stereo speakers
VESA-Compatible mount design
Does not have a built-in USB hub

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $329.99 at Best Buy 37 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 43% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $14 (4%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD of £283.98 ($283.98) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $60.13.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the VX2778-SMHD is $74, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The VX2778-SMHD has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC monitors the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD's display diagonal of 27" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 16% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD's response time of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 57% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The horizontal viewing angle of the VX2778-SMHD of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 14% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The VX2778-SMHD's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 10% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VX2778-SMHD has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD does not have a built-in USB hub, although keep in mind that 81% of PC screens also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The VX2778-SMHD's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 42% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has an AC Cables Included

The VX2778-SMHD has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. The most commonly found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this flatpanel monitor. The cables included AC are also found on this Viewsonic PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic vx2778smhd, viewsonic 2560x1440, viewsonic p241946p, viewsonic 350cdm2

Barcodes:

00766907840018, 05057103158539

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