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ViewSonic PF790

ViewSonic PF790
alaScore 78

46 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the ViewSonic PF790 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 46 reviews)

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Consumer review by: review summary for ViewSonic PF790


alaTest has collected and analyzed 39 user reviews of ViewSonic PF790 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Monitors on

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ViewSonic PF790 Perfectly Flat 19" CRT MonitorViewSonic PF790 Perfectly Flat 19" CRT Monitor

Expert review by:

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Expert review by:

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Industry-standard warranty and support combined with a reasonable $499 price make the PF790 a fine pick for general home use, including light small- or home-office tasks. Graphics professionals are advised to look elsewhere, however.


Consumer review by:

Viewsonic PF790


Very nice colors, great res. looks good for gaming

A little fusy when you put the resolution above 1024X768

Consumer review by:

This isn't a high resolution monitor


Very bright display, good OSD

Sucks at more than 1024x768

Product Specifications

The unique 19" (18.0" viewable) ViewSonic PF790 monitor has it all - high performance in a feature-rich design. Its extraordinary PerfectFlat screen technology eliminates curved surfaces and enhances visual quality by ensuring minimal glare and exciting, realistic images. With an ultra fine aperture grille pitch of 0.25mm at center and 0.27mm at corner, extremely high resolutions and fast refresh rates, this monitor is ideal for professionals working with graphic intensive applications. ViewSonic delivers innovation and outstanding performance at the right price.

Audio Output

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:19in
Diagonal Size (metric):48.3cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.25mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Interface:VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1600 x 1200


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

Input Device

Type: None


Compliant Standards:BCIQ / C-Tick / CCIB / CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / DEMKO / DHHS / Energy 2000 / EPA Energy Star / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / ISO 9241 / MPR II / NEMKO / Plug and Play+ / SEMKO / TCO '99 / TUV GS / UL / VCCI-II / VESA DPMS / TCO 99/C-Tick / CE / CSA / DDC-1 / DDC-2B / DEMKO / DHHS / EPA Energy Star / FCC Class B certified / FEMKO / ISO 9241 / MPR II / NEMKO / NOM / Plug and Play / SASO / SEMKO / TCO '99 / TUV GS / UL / VCCI-I / TCO 99

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Video Input

Digital Video Standard: None
TV Tuner Presence: No