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Viewsonic XG27004K PC Monitor

$773.30
$541.31 $231.99 cheaper than 24 days ago
27" 20000000:1 LED Flat Jan 2016
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Screen Shape Release Date $93.51 Electricity cost over 5 years
Six industry awards
Poor battery life
Unacceptable noise level
16 Reviews + 6 Awards
kitguru.net Must Have PC Mag Editor's Choice tomshardware.co.uk Editor's Choice Trusted Reviews Recommended
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Reviews

Six Industry Awards

Amongst PC monitors of a similar spec and age, this PC screen is one of the most awarded.

This flatpanel monitor received an "Editor's Choice" award from review websites PC Mag, Tomshardware.co.uk and Tomshardware.com all of whom thought that this Viewsonic PC screen was terrific.

Review sites Trusted Reviews and Ozeros.com both said that concluded that they would endorse this PC screen and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The author at one additional expert review site said that this Viewsonic PC monitor was good. Kitguru.net gave this flatpanel monitor a "Must Have" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on nine expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, PC Mag, benchmarkreviews.com and kitguru.net this medium monitor has an average expert rating of 84 out of 100.

Viewsonic PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

Based on 2,789 user and expert reviews (including 399 verified purchases), Viewsonic has good reviews for its PC screens. Viewsonic also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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A Top Selling PC Monitor

The XG2700-4K is one the fastest selling PC monitor currently available.

Released Over a Year Ago

Viewsonic released the XG2700-4K in April 2017.


Design

Brilliant Image Quality

Two customers who purchased the Viewsonic XG2700-4K concluded that it was good quality. Tomsguide.com said “Brilliant image quality” in their review of this PC monitor. Expert review site Kitguru.net wrote “The picture quality is stunningly good” and scored it 4 stars out of 5.

Very Sturdy Due to Iron Plate

Two people who reviewed this PC monitor mentioned that it was strong and durable. Tomsguide.com gave it a score of 70 out of 100 and said “Very sturdy due to iron plate”. Wegotserved.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor in April last year “Good looking, reasonably sturdy hardware”.

One owner who reviewed the product concluded that it was well made. Steves-Digicams.com mentioned on Steve's Digicams “The idea was to¬† build a more compact” in their Viewsonic XG2700-4K review.

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Comfortable to Use

One customer wrote that the product was easy to use. Tomsguide.com wrote last year “Comfortable to use” in their review of this PC monitor. One owner who reviewed it mentioned that it was easy to use the menus. Pc Mag mentioned “Advanced color settings” .

One person concluded that this PC monitor was easy to assemble.

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Gorgeous Finish

Five owners wrote that it was good looking. Tomsguide.com rated it 70 out of 100 and wrote “Gorgeous finish” in their review of this PC monitor. Wegotserved.com rated it 4 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Beautiful image and colour reproduction”. Tomsguide.com also said “Gorgeous picture qualit” in their review.

One owner concluded that this PC monitor was well designed. Tomsguide.com rated it 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned “Prestazioni buone, design piacevole, peso e dimensioni contenute per una workstation” in their Viewsonic XG2700-4K review.

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was ergonomic. Last year Pc Mag mentioned “Ergonomic stand” and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5. One person concluded that the product was neat. Expert website Tomsguide.com wrote “Its multitude of ports and neat picture-in-picture modes” in their review of this PC monitor.

One person considered that it was smooth. Last year Pcmag.com wrote on PC Mag “In order to play the latest games in Ultra-High-Definition (UHD), you need a system with a powerful graphics engine that can provide smooth gameplay at the highest settings” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One owner who purchased it thought it was compact. One owner who reviewed it thought it was thin. Tomshardware.co.uk mentioned “If you're looking for FreeSync, IPS and Ultra HD in one product, choices are slim”.


Audio

Some Fan Noise

Two people concluded that this PC monitor was noisy. Tomsguide.com said in their review of the Viewsonic XG2700-4K “Some fan noise”.

Unacceptable Noise Level

Two people concluded that this PC monitor was noisy. Tomsguide.com said in their review of the Viewsonic XG2700-4K “Some fan noise”.


75hz Refresh Rate

Three owners thought it had good picture quality.

Two owners who purchased the product wrote that it had a good refresh rate. Tomsguide.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor in April last year “75hz refresh rate” . Tomsguide.com also mentioned “Fast 144Hz refresh rate at 1080” in their review.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The XG2700-4K has a headphone out. Most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to this PC display also have a headphone out.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The XG2700-4K does not have a built-in USB hub. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this LCD screen also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The XG2700-4K has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other similar spec PC screens that came out more than a year ago.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The XG2700-4K has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors of this age and spec. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to this flatpanel monitor. The cables included "USB" is also found on this Viewsonic PC display.

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Power

Poor Battery Life

Six people wrote in their reviews that the product did not have a good battery life. In April last year Tomsguide.com wrote “Poor battery life”. Tomsguide.com also mentioned “Unexceptional battery life” in their review. Tomsguide.com also mentioned “Alarmingly high temperatures (surfaces and internally), loud and pulsating fans, short battery runtimes, no SmartCard reader, no WWAN, expensive” in their review.


Support

Manual Tweaking Required to Optimise Response Rate

One customer reckoned that it did not have good technical guidance. Wegotserved.com said “Manual tweaking required to optimise response rate” but even so they still gave the Viewsonic XG2700-4K a rating of 4 stars out of 5.


Features

A Few Extraneous Features

One person who reviewed the Viewsonic XG2700-4K mentioned that it did not have good features. Last year Tomsguide.com wrote “A few extraneous features”.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XG2700-4K does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been around for around the same time as this LCD screen do have a built-in speaker(s).

Alternative LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might also want to consider include the AOC C3583FQ ($582.63), or the Acer Predator XB271HU; or the Asus MX27UQ.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic xg27004k, viewsonic p239248p, viewsonic 300cdm2, pumps xg27004k, code xg27004k
Barcodes 00766907827323

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