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alaScore 91

203 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 203 reviews of AOC U2879VF. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and design. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably.

price, usability, size, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the AOC U2879VF is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of AOC U2879VF from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Reviewers really like the price.


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This summary is based on the products: AOC U2879VF 28-Inch 3840 x 2160 4K Widescreen TN LED Monitor - Black/SilverAOC U2879VF 28-Inch 3840 x 2160 4K Widescreen TN LED Monitor - Black/Silver

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : John R. Delaney (



The AOC U2879VF is a 28-inch monitor that offers AMD's FreeSync technology and delivers a sharp Ultra-High-Definition picture. It's reasonably priced, but suffers from narrow viewing angles and middling color and grayscale performance.

Affordable. Sharp 4K image. AMD FreeSync enabled.

Narrow viewing angles. Middling grayscale and color performance. No USB ports. Tilt-only stand.

Conclusion The AOC U2879VF won't wow you with features and aesthetics, but it gives you a sharp 4K picture without depleting your bank account. Additionally, its fast pixel response and FreeSync anti-tearing technology provide good gaming performance...

Jul, 2016

Expert review by : Christian Eberle (

AOC U2879VF 28-inch Ultra HD FreeSync Monitor Review


A 28-inch TN screen is the cheapest way to put Ultra HD on the desktop. Today, we're looking at a new example from AOC: the U2879VF. It includes FreeSync for gaming enthusiasts and a factory calibration for the professional user.

FreeSync • Cheap Ultra HD • Accurate color without calibration • Decent viewing angles • Good build • HDMI 2.0

Input lag • No height or swivel adjustment • Small FreeSync range

The U2879VF doesn't dominate in any particular area but seems to do everything reasonably well. It has superb color that doesn't require calibration, which is a big plus in our book. FreeSync is a welcome feature though its 40-60Hz range may be an...

May, 2016

Expert review by : Desire Athow (

AOC U2879VF review


This 4K monitor gives you eight million reasons to be happy

Very low price for a 28-inch monitor ; FreeSync technology ; Impressive colour accuracy ; Picture-in-Picture

No speakers ; No VESA mount ; No portrait mode

You can't go wrong with this display. 4K has come of age and the AOC U2879VF is probably its best exponent right now.

Aug, 2016

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Choose this over samsung or high end options


Ordered this monitor on a whim, I usually get ASUS or Samsung, but this on arrival was packaged nicely, no dead pixels,came with all cables needed. Colors look great, response time is amazing, playing Battlefield 4 looks incredible compared to...

4K display, amd freesync..... at this price.

How could their be a con with all of these features

May, 2016

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Great Value.


-The visuals, and everything are great. -It was an easy setup, just plug and play.

Only thing I am having a problem with is my computer only detects the hdmi cord for visuals, but not for sound. I don't know if its the monitor or my computer though. Does it matter that I have a Nvidia graphics card?

Apr, 2016

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Great product, nice quality, competitive price...

Wish the stand was more adjustable

Apr, 2016

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Amazing 4k when on sale


I got this monitor for $330 and it was a must have at that price. With FreeSync 4k @ 60hz is amazing. Should be future proof for quite a few years. If you can get this on sale, buy it.

- 28" is a good size for 4k - 4k@60hz with DisplayPort - AMD FreeSync - Best 4k for the price - 1ms response time - 10 bit color

- Wish it was IPS or OLED - Only 1 DisplayPort - Can't adjust height (only tilt) - No speakers

Apr, 2016

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Wasn't satisfied.


-Cheap $ for 4k monitor -Has Freesync -Thin design and nice looking stand

-Washed out images/text. I played with the menu settings and still couldn't get it right. Almost as if there is a slight blur/white over everything. I ended up buying the Samsung UD590 4k 28" TN Monitor and love the difference. The Samsung produces...

Apr, 2016

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Vibrant color, easy set-up, HUGE screen. And...all the cables were included.

Did't include the cd in the box. I had to request it from service.

Apr, 2016

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Best 4k for the price


This is by far the best 28" 4k monitor for the price currently (April 2016). Really wish it was IPS, but at 4k@60hz w/ FreeSync, that's only nitpicking. I also wish the bezel was thinner, but still a good looking monitor.

- 28" is a good size for 4k - 4k@60hz with DisplayPort - AMD FreeSync - Best 4k for the price - 1ms response time

- Wish it was IPS - Only 1 DisplayPort - Can't adjust height (only tilt)

Apr, 2016

Product Specifications


Certification:CCC, FCC, cTUVus, CE, EPA, ISO9241-307, ROHS, Win7/8, BSMI, TCO6.0, RCM
Energy Star certified: Yes
EPEAT compliance:Silver


Color of product:Black
Feet color:Silver
Feet colour:Silver
Market positioning:Home & Office


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):80000000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Display brightness:300
Display Diagonal:28
Display number of colors:1.073 billion colours
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display scan frequency (horizontal):30 - 140
Display Technology:TFT
HD type:4K Ultra HD
Horizontal scan range:30 - 140
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):Y
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Pixel density:157
Response Time:1
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Vertical scan range:23 - 80
Viewable size, horizontal:24.4
Viewable size, vertical:13.4
Viewing angle, horizontal:170
Viewing angle, vertical:160

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:110-240
Energy efficiency compliance:C
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):65


Cable lock slot:Kensington
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Height adjustment: No
Number of OSD languages:16
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE
On/Off switch: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes
Tilt adjustment: Yes
Tilt angle:-3.5 - 23.5
Tilt angle range:-3.5 - 23.5
VESA mounting:N


Built-in camera: No
Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No
TV tuner integrated: No

Operational Conditions

Non-operating altitude:0 - 479921.3
Operating altitude:0 - 144015.7
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 85
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):-25 - 55
Storage relative humidity range:-25 - 55
Storage temperature (T-T):-25 - 50
Storage temperature range (T-T):-25 - 50

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:6.26
Package height:21.4
Package width:28.8

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Built-in USB hub:N
DisplayPorts quantity:1
DVI port: Yes
DVI-D ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:110-240
Energy efficiency class:C
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):65

Technical Details

Sleep Timer: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):6.02
Height (with stand):18.4
Package depth:6.26
Package height:21.4
Package width:28.8
Width (with stand):25.9