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ViewSonic VG710s

ViewSonic VG710s
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6 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of ViewSonic VG710s. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

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This summary is based on the products: ViewSonic VG710S 17" LCD Monitor (Silver/Black)ViewSonic VG710S 17" LCD Monitor (Silver/Black)

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : Richard Jantz (



In our tests, the VG710s earned an evaluation of Outstanding for text quality, but it scored far lower for graphics, with an evaluation of Good and the third-lowest rating for 17-inch monitors in our March 2004 roundup. For example, the VG710s had...

The screen tilts, but it lacks swivel and height adjustment, which makes it less flexible than many other 17-inch models. A pair of integrated 3-watt stereo speakers sounded better than the typical 1- or 2-watt speakers found in many LCDs. However, the...

Jan, 2004

Consumer review (

Nice monitor - great site


Very nice monitor, no complaints whatsoever. Newegg delivered via FedEx 1-day Early! - yes, go it on Fri was expecting on Mon, just in time to enjoy my weekend,,,, Long live Newegg and RocknRoll......

Sep, 2004

Consumer review (

Great Monitor!


After carefully comparing the LCD's at my local "bigbox" electronics store, I decided to spring for this monitor, driven by a good graphics card, using the DVI input. The image on this ViewSonic is the best I've seen on an LCD. I've bought other...

Sep, 2004

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I recently picked one of these up to couple with my new PowerMac G5. :) It's a very nice monitor. Bright display and attractive styling. The speakers aren't half bad either. The viewing angle isn't as good as my Apple Studio Display, but it's good...

Aug, 2004

Consumer review (

ViewSonic VG710B Black 17" 16ms LCD Monitor 250 cd/m2 450:1 Built-in Speakers


This monitor is great. It has true and vibrant coloring as well as sleek styling. The sound from the built in speakers is pretty good. I think you get a lot for the money with this purchase. I am also very pleased with NewEgg. This company is very...

Feb, 2004

Product Specifications

The 17" ViewSonic VG710s LCD display combines a refined slim-bezel design with the quality you have come to expect from ViewSonic. OPTISYNC TECHNOLOGY supports both digital (DVI) and analog (VGA) signals for added versatility and connectivity. Two built-in 3-watt speakers deliver rich, stereo sound to your desktop. Combine all this with CLEARMOTIV BROADCAST-QUALITY VIDEO featuring an ultra-fast 16ms video response time and a 450: 1 contrast ratio (typ) and you have the ideal LCD display for home, small/home office, corporate, government or education use.

Audio Output



Certification:TCO99 / TCO´03 (VG710s), TCO´99 (VG710b), TÜV/GS, ISO 13406-2 (class 2) TÜV-S, TÜV/Ergo, UL, CUL, FCC-B, CB REPORT, CE, EPA, NOM, NEMKO, SEMKO, DEMKO, FIMKO, GOST-R, PCBC, VCCI, BSMI, CCC, PSB, C-TICK, ENERGY

Dimensions & Weight



Contrast ratio (typical):450:1
Display brightness:250
Display Diagonal:17
Display Resolution:1280 x 1024
Display scan frequency (horizontal):30 - 82
Horizontal scan range:30 - 82
Response Time:16
Surface treatment:Anti-glare
Vertical scan range:50 - 85
Viewable size, horizontal:13.3
Viewable size, vertical:10.6
Viewing angle, horizontal:140
Viewing angle, vertical:120

Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:17in
Diagonal Size (metric):43.2cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.264mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Image Brightness:250cd/m2
Image Contrast Ratio:450:1
Image Max H-View Angle:140/160
Image Max V-View Angle:120/140
Interface:DVI / VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1280 x 1024
Response Time:16ms
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Energy Management

Power consumption (typical):36
Power Management:Meets TCO’03 (VG710s), TCO’99 (VG710b) and ENERGY standards.

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100


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

Input Device

Type: None


Color:Black/Silver on black
Compliant Standards:BSMI / C-Tick / CE / cUL / DEMKO / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / GOST / IC Class B / ISO 13406-2 / NEMKO / NOM / PCBC / SEMKO / TCO '99 / TUV GS / UL / VCCI / TCO 99/BSMI / C-Tick / CE / cUL / DEMKO / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / GOST / ISO 13406-2 / MPR II / NEMKO / NOM / PCBC / SEMKO / TCO '03 / TUV GS / UL / VCCI / TCO 03/BSMI / C-Tick / CE / cUL / DEMKO / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / GOST / ISO 13406-2 / MPR II / NEMKO / NOM / PCBC / SEMKO / TCO '99 / TUV GS / UL / VCCI / TCO 99


Audio system:Speakers 2x3-watts. Amplifier 3 watts @1kHz

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. Mac: Power Mac G3/G4 up to 1280x1024

Ports & interfaces

I/O ports:Signal 15-pin mini D-sub, DVI-D \nAudio 3.5mm audio line-in \nPower 3-pin AC plug\n


Power consumption (typical):36
Power Management:Meets TCO’03 (VG710s), TCO’99 (VG710b) and ENERGY standards.

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Video Input

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

Weight & Dimensions