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ViewSonic Optiquest Q71

ViewSonic Optiquest Q71
alaScore 84

24 reviews

Apr, 2014

We have collected and analyzed 1 expert reviews and 23 user reviews from international sources. Users rate it 87/100. The average review date is Oct 31, 2004. We have compared these reviews to 315675 reviews from other Monitors. The alaScore™ for this product is 84/100 = Very good. Last update: Apr 24, 2014.

Review analysis

(Based on 24 reviews)

1 expert reviews

User Reviews  

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Expert review by:

Optiquest Q71


Bargain-hunting home or small-business users looking for great graphics should check out the Q71.

Consumer review by:

Kick A** monitor


Very Good Monitor

not one

Consumer review by:

superior quality


superior quality



Consumer review by:

ViewSonic Optiquest Q71 17" Monitor


Excellent video card performance, clarity and warranty.

No Cons against it, we own 3.

Consumer review by:

17" Montior opinion


Great! Fantastic! Works well with even direct sunlight.

Very deep so you must be close.

Consumer review by:

View Sonic Monitor


Great picture quality


Consumer review by:

This review doesn't really matter now because this monitor is so old.


Display has high refresh rate, is so crisp and I have 1280X1024 res!!!

Fricking thing is huge when there are flat screens everywhere.

Consumer review by:

Do your homework before buying!


Look online for other problems before buying this one you might wanna try a different monitor!

Shipped fast thats it

Died after 4 months of use. I work out of town all week so it only got used on the weekends. Only has a 30 day return policy totally disappointed with newegg on this one

Consumer review by:

Good monitor for the price.


I work at a company with about 50 computers. This monitor has by far been the most reliable we have used.

Consumer review by:

Great price and proformance


Clean graphics, clear display

nothing really bad about this product

Product Specifications

With its sharp focus, bright images and high refresh rates, the Q71 is the best value 17" (16.0" viewable) monitor available from Optiquest today. It's ideal for home, business and educational environments that require quality at an affordable price. Designed for applications requiring a large screen, it is the perfect monitor for full office automation including word processing and spreadsheets, as well as graphics, entertainment and web surfing. Add value and distinction to your PC or Mac with the very affordable Optiquest Q71. Additional value-added features include OnView controls for precise settings, including ViewMatch screen-to-print color matching along with Plug and Play, which saves time and effort on system installation. The Optiquest Q71 delivers all the quality, performance and value you've come to expect from Optiquest.

Audio Output

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:17in
Diagonal Size (metric):43.2cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.23mm/0.27mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Interface:VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1280 x 1024

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC/Mac / PC
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:ViewSonic Optiquest

Input Device

Type: None


Compliant Standards:BCIQ / C-Tick / CCIB / CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / DEMKO / DHHS / DOC-B / FCC Class B certified / FEMKO / ISO 140001 / ISO 9001 / ISO 9241-3 / MPR II / NEMKO / NOM / PCT / Plug and Play / SASO / SEMKO / TUV GS / UL / VCCI / VDE / VESA DPMS/CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / DEMKO / DHHS / DOC-B / EPA Energy Star / FCC Class B certified / FEMKO / ISO 9241 / MPR II / NEMKO / NUTEK / Plug and Play+ / PTB / SEMKO / TUV GS / UL / VCCI-II / VESA DPMS/cUL / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / DHHS / FCC Class B certified / ICES-003 / ISO 140001 / ISO 9001 / MPR II / Plug and Play / UL/EPA Energy Star / MPR III/TUV Ergo / CB / TUV S / NOM / ICES-003 / DHHS / cUL / TUV GS / MPR II / FCC Class B certified

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Video Input

Digital Video Standard: None
TV Tuner Presence: No