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ViewSonic VA721

ViewSonic VA721
alaAverage 4.4

6 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of ViewSonic VA721. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 87/100.

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Consumer review (

Not good for photo viewing


Inexpensive, good warranty

poor contrast ratio.

Feb, 2006

Consumer review (

Great colors and brightness with easy setup


Great picture, easy setup and image adjust.

Static gathers cat hair'No real problems.

Jan, 2006

Consumer review (

Great colors and brightness with easy setup


I got a new 19" CRT monitor less than 4 years ago, so the decision to upgrade was tough for me. On one hand, my existing monitor worked great, but on the other hand, a new monitor would take up less space on my desk and look a lot nicer. Because it ...

Great picture, easy setup and image adjust

Static gathers cat hair? No real problems

Jan, 2006

Consumer review (

Response Time


Cheap! Good response time for a cheap LCD, DVI Port

No speakers attached to the monitor, and it DOES have a DVI port

Jul, 2005

Consumer review (

Great monitor for a great price


I just picked up this monitor last week and have truly fallen in love with it. The color is sharp and vivid. I'm not disappointed at all. My previous monitor was dull and while that may be attributed to age (it was an oldie), this ViewSonic monitor ...

Great, vivid colors - lightweight & durable

No major cons - moving screen on base is a little tight at first

May, 2005

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clean look, silver/chrome/black color scheme, bright with good color saturation, cheap, reliable

lack of DVI port, slow response rate

Apr, 2005

Product Specifications

The ViewSonic VA721 17" LCD is a brilliant choice for upgrading your home or small office. This ultra-slim LCD DELIVERS AN IMPRESSIVE ARRAY OF FEATURES designed to enhance your work and play while staying within your budget. The space saving 2.2" profile and fold-up base allow you to make the most of your desktop real estate. You'll enjoy brilliant colors with the high 300 nit (typ) of brightness, 450: 1 contrast ratio (typ). Wide viewing angles and a fast 16ms video response time make this LCD perfect for gaming. Added features like the OSD/power lock and AutoTune functions maximize and maintain your display settings. The VA721 displays excellent taste while enhancing your entertainment.


Certification:UL, cUL, FCC-B, IC-B, CB Report, CE, NOM, TUV/GS, TUV/ERGO (covers ISO13406-2), TUV-S, TCO-99, EPA, GOST-R, PCT, SASO, PCBC, VCCI, BSMI, CCC, ENERGY STAR, ENERGY, PSB, C-TICK, Taiwan Green Mark


Contrast ratio (typical):450:1
Display brightness:300
Display Diagonal:17
Display Resolution:1280 x 1024
Display scan frequency (horizontal):30 - 80
Horizontal scan range:30 - 80
Response Time:25
Surface treatment:Anti-glare
Vertical scan range:50 - 85
Viewing angle, horizontal:170
Viewing angle, vertical:170

Energy Management

Power consumption (typical):30

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40

Other Features

Compatibility:PC: VGA up to 1280x1024 non-interlaced, Mac: Power Mac G3/G4 1280x1024
Power Requirements:AC 100-240V, 50-60Hz

Packaging Content

Bundled software:ViewSonic Wizard software

Ports & interfaces

I/O ports:Analog: 1 x 15-pin mini D-sub attached cable;\nPower: 1 x 3-pin AC plug, (CEE22)


Power consumption (typical):30

Weight & Dimensions

Package weight:13.7