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Viewsonic Q7b

Viewsonic Q7b
alaScore 83

196 reviews

Oct, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 196 reviews from magazines and websites.

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Amazon.com review summary for Viewsonic Q7b

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 65 user reviews of Viewsonic Q7b from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Monitors on Amazon.com.

88% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ViewSonic Optiquest Q7b 17-inch LCD MonitorViewSonic Optiquest Q7b 17" LCD Monitor

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still works

 

Meh for gaming, doesnt ghost as much as i thought.

got it with no dead pixels, iv'e had it for over 2 years now and its still a champ

seems some got bad batches, bad backlights

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NO SERVICE AVAILABLE

 

If you sell a product the least you can do is service the piece if it is out of warranty.

OK picture quality

Purchased 15 units for a job and now after 1 year and 3 months they are all starting to come back. Called Viewsonic and they refused to service this as a warranty repair, also will NOT service any monitors that are "OUT OF WARRANTY". Their service...

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Bang for the buck

 

(NO dead pixels)

I purchased this monitor for my son. It has decent graphics. Balanced brightness. Good viewing angle. Overall excellent bang for the buck. I have a lot of experience with ViewSonic monitors. They are the only brand I will buy. Newegg has this one...

None. This monitor exceeds my expectations

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13 months

 

I purchased 6 of these for an office installation Nov 06. 13 months ago. Manufactor date 9/06 One of them just quit. 1yr ltd warranty. I expected more service from a monitors.

no separte power supply, noce picture sound is adequate for chimes and email videos. You tube and the like

did not last long enough , even in a UPS. surge protected

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Short lived.

 

I gave this monitor a high review when I first got it but I've changed my mind. Warranty is only one year.

Nice clear picture with no dead pixels

Backlight died 1 year and 6 months later. The backlight flickers for about 10 minutes then goes completely out. Bummer

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OK

 

Great Screen!

Speakers are very low quallity.

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Worked only for 1 Year and 2 Months

 

Pay attention to detail, Viewsonic OptiQuest monitors may only come with a one year warranty from manufacturer.

Very good clean picture, Good competitive price

Back light died on this one after one year and 2 months, making video near invisible... just as the warranty went out

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Cheap LCD monitor

 

This is a great monitor if you're simply replacing a bulky CRT, speaker combo or you have clients who aren't too picky (as such was my case). If you're looking for superior sound and picture...look elsewhere.

The price is right, Built in speakers (killed 2 birds with one stone on this one)

construction seems kinda..shaky. speakers sounded awful, picture was not as sharp as some other LCD monitors

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Cheap Quality

 

Cheap price, free shipping.

Bad ghosting happening on the screen, making text blurry in some windows.

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Not a Viewsonic, So don't judge other Viewsonics

 

Main pro is pricing.

It's NOT a viewsonic.

Product Specifications

Quality and performance at unbeatable value. The Optiquest Q7b 17" LCD display delivers an impressive array of features that will enhance your productivity while staying within your budget. With an excellent 600: 1 contrast ratio (typ) and 280-nit ultra-high brightness (typ) you'll receive clear text and rich colors. The full, flat 17 inches of viewable space and 1280x1024 resolution is comparable to 19" CRT monitors for display productivity. The fast 8ms video response time and anti-glare screen let you work comfortably for hours with razor-sharp graphics and smooth motion video. This LCD is the stylish, affordable upgrade for your office.

Audio Output

Type:Speaker(s)

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:14.6in/7.2in/7.5in
Height:14.6in/15.2in/7.2in
Weight:7.5lbs/8.6lbs
Width:14.8in/15in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:17in
Diagonal Size (metric):43.2cm
Form Factor:Desktop
Image Brightness:280cd/m2/300cd/m2
Image Contrast Ratio:500:1/600:1
Image Max H-View Angle:140/160
Image Max V-View Angle:130/160
Interface:VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1280 x 1024
Response Time:12ms/8ms
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:ViewSonic
Model:Q7b/Q7b-3
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:ViewSonic Optiquest

Input Device

Type: None

Miscellaneous

Color:Black
Compliant Standards:BSMI / CB / cUL / FCC Class B certified / TCO '99 / UL / TCO 99/BSMI / cUL / FCC Class B certified / ICES-003 / MPR II / PSB / RoHS / UL
Refurbished:Refurbished

Networking

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Video Input

TV Tuner Presence: No
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