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ViewSonic VG2230wm

ViewSonic VG2230wm
alaScore 87

441 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 441 reviews of ViewSonic VG2230wm. 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.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the ViewSonic VG2230wm is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for ViewSonic VG2230wm

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of ViewSonic VG2230wm from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Viewsonic 22" Widescreen monitor VG2230 speakers height adjustableViewsonic 22" Widescreen monitor VG2230 speakers height adjustable

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for ViewSonic VG2230wm

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 90 user reviews of ViewSonic VG2230wm from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Monitors on Amazon.com.

79% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ViewSonic VG2230WM 22-inch Black Widescreen LCD MonitorViewSonic VG2230WM 22-inch Black Widescreen LCD Monitor

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Katherine Stevenson (maximumpc.com)

ViewSonic VG2230wm

 

Money can't always buy you love, and ViewSonic's VG2230wm proves the theory.

DVI and VGA ports are useful

Lack of HDCP provokes perturbation

The VG2230wm does rise to the top of the heap in DisplayMate, however, showing no difficulties with the utility’s various test screens. Prominent backlight seepage along the top and bottom edges of the screen, though, isn’t anything to brag about. And...

Jun, 2007

Expert review by: Roy Santos (pcworld.com)

VG2230WM

 

ViewSonic's VG2230wm posted admirable scores on our text and graphics tests. Our panel of testers particularly praised the monitor for its excellent balancing of color and for its accurate rendering of text documents.

Fully swiveling base Height adjustment

Wire bolt to lock monitor stand So-so speakers

Nonetheless, this monitor is a serious contender for a workplace or home setup. It's reasonably priced ($319 as of October 9, 2007), has a thoughtfully designed cabinet, and provides eye-pleasing performance

Oct, 2007

Expert review by: Jayesh Mansukhani (tech.firstpost.com)

Viewsonic VG2230WM

 

Over the last year, widescreen monitors have a preferred choice due to their larger aspect ratios (16:10), and resolutions (1440x900, 1680x1050). These specifications are beneficial for consumers as it gives them a wider screen area to work with, and...

ViewSonic has hit a home-run with this monitor. It is priced at Rs. 27,000 and comes with a 3 yr warranty. Overall it offers great VFM with its exceptional color output and sharpness.

Jan, 2007

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Viewsonic VG2230wm

 

Viewsonic joins the 22in widescreen LCD party with the VG2230wm

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Roy Santos (techadvisor.co.uk)

ViewSonic VG2230wm 22in LCD monitor

 

The ViewSonic VG2230wm's widescreen reproductions of graphics and text documents are easy on the eyes, and its price is relatively easy on the wallet.

The ViewSonic VG2230wm is a serious contender for a workplace or home setup. It's reasonably priced, has a thoughtfully designed cabinet, and provides eye-pleasing performance.

Oct, 2007

Expert review by: Roy Santos (techworld.com)

ViewSonic VG2230wm 22in LCD monitor

 

The ViewSonic VG2230wm's widescreen reproductions of graphics and text documents are easy on the eyes, and its price is relatively easy on the wallet.

The ViewSonic VG2230wm is a serious contender for a workplace or home setup. It's reasonably priced, has a thoughtfully designed cabinet, and provides eye-pleasing performance.

Oct, 2007

Expert review by: Wil Harris (bit-tech.net)

Viewsonic VG2230WM 22" widescreen

 

Looking for a 22" widescreen with a little bit of flair? This one from Viewsonic looks good, but can it deliver the image quality required for the price tag? We fire up Quake to find out.

Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: WEMC, (tigerdirect.com)

Not the best value

 

There are other competitive monitors available.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: vb (tigerdirect.com)

awesome monitor at a good price!

 

glad I made the purchase

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: marathon1968 (tigerdirect.com)

Incredible

 

I purchased this monitor because of it having a great review on consumer reports. Absolutely incredible ! Crisp bright Colours The differance was like night and day over my old monitor !easy setup, no problems whatsoever

Sep, 2011

Product Specifications

For big performance and even bigger productivity you need a big screen. The ViewSonic VG2230wm offers large widescreen multimedia performance for a unique desktop experience. The 22" widescreen display allows you to view two documents side-by-side or work in two applications simultaneously and the 360

Audio Output

Type:Speaker(s)

Certificates

Certification:BSMI, CCC, PSB, C-Tick, CE, MIC, VCCI,\nErgo, Gost-R/Hygienic, SASO, TCO’03\nUL/cUL, FCC-B, ICES-B, NOM, TUV-S / TCO’03, TÜV/GS, TÜV/Ergo, ISO13406-2 (Pixelfehlerklasse 2), CB, CE, GOST-R, UL, cUL, FCC-B, ICES-003, NOM, SASO, ENERGY STAR, C-Tick, MIC, BSMI, PSB, MPR II, Argentina TÜV-S, CCC, WEEE, RoHS
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:9.8in
Height:17.2in
Weight:14.6lbs
Width:20.4in

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:4:3
Contrast ratio (typical):700:1
Digital horizontal frequency:24 - 82
Digital vertical frequency:50 - 85
Display:LCD
Display brightness:280
Display Diagonal:22
Display Diagonal (metric):22
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1680 x 1050
Display scan frequency (horizontal):24 - 82 / 30 - 82
Display Surface:Matt
Display Technology:LCD/TFT
HD type:Not supported
Horizontal scan range:24 - 82
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3
Pixel Pitch:0.0111 x 0.0111
Response Time:5
Separate H/V sync: Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
Surface treatment:Anti-glare
Vertical scan range:50 - 75 / 50 - 85
Viewable size, horizontal:18.7
Viewable size, vertical:11.7
Viewing angle, horizontal:170
Viewing angle, vertical:160

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:22in
Diagonal Size (metric):55.9cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.282mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Image Brightness:280cd/m2
Image Contrast Ratio:700:1
Image Max H-View Angle:170/175
Image Max V-View Angle:160/170
Interface:DVI / VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1680 x 1050
Response Time:5ms
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display
Widescreen:Widescreen

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Energy efficiency compliance:Unspecified
Power consumption (PowerSave):1
Power consumption (typical):38 / 43

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes
EPEAT Compliant: Yes
EPEAT Level:EPEAT Silver

Ergonomics

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Height adjustment: Yes
On/Off switch: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes
Swivel angle range:-180 - 180 / 0 - 360
Swiveling:Y
Swivelling: Yes
Tilt adjustment: Yes
Tilt angle:-5 - 20 / 0 - 360
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:ViewSonic
Model:VG2230wm
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:ViewSonic

Input Device

Type: None

Miscellaneous

Color:Black
Compliant Standards:BSMI / C-Tick / CB / CCC / CE / cUL / FCC Class B certified / GOST / ICES-003 / ISO 13406-2 / MIC / MPR II / NOM / PCBC / PSB / RoHS / SASO / TCO '03 / TUV Ergo / TUV GS / TUV S / UL / VCCI / TCO 03/BSMI / C-Tick / CB / CCC / CE / cUL / FCC Class B certified / GOST / ICES-003 / ISO 13406-2 / MIC / MPR II / NOM / PCBC / PSB / RoHS / SASO / TCO '03 / TUV Ergo / TUV GS / TUV S / UL / VCCI / VESA FDMI / TCO 03
Microsoft Certification:Compatible with Windows 7
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Multimedia

Built-in camera: No
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:4
TV tuner integrated: No

Operational Conditions

Maximum operating temperature range (T-T):40
Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 90 / 20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40 / 5 - 35
Storage relative humidity range:20 - 85
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 55

Other Features

Compatibility:TCO'03
Power Requirements:100-240V, 50/60Hz

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio Input: Yes
DVI port: Yes
DVI-D ports quantity:1
I/O ports:15-pin mini D-sub\n24-pin DVI-D\n3.5mm stereo audio line-in\n3-pin AC plug (CEE22)
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Energy efficiency class:Unspecified
Power consumption (PowerSave):1
Power consumption (typical):43

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Thin Client

Thin client installed: No

Video Input

Digital Video Standard:Digital Visual Interface (DVI)
TV Tuner Presence: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.36 / 9.84
Depth (with stand):9.84
Height:15.4 / 17.7
Height (with stand):17.2
Package depth:11.8
Package height:20.9
Package weight:19
Package width:22.4
Weight:14.3
Weight with stand:14.6
Width:20.4
Width (with stand):20.4