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Viewsonic VX500+

Viewsonic VX500+
alaScore 83

32 reviews

Jun, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 reviews of Viewsonic VX500+. The average rating for this product is 4.9/5, 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 VX500+ is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 32 reviews)

5 expert reviews

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Consumer review ( review summary for Viewsonic VX500+


alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Viewsonic VX500+ from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Monitors on

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

This summary is based on the products: Viewsonic Ve500 15" LCD Monitor (Silver/Black)Viewsonic Ve500 15" LCD Monitor (Silver/Black)

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : Mick Lockey (

ViewSonic VE500


An all-around good-performing display that's also a hands-down value.

Apr, 2003

Expert review by : Mick Lockey (

ViewSonic VX500+


Distinctive on-screen controls highlight this newcomer from ViewSonic.

Jul, 2002

Consumer review (

Very nice


Excellent quality, sturdy, nice display, very bright, VESA. NO STUCK/DEAD PIXELS! I highly recommend this monitor for those who don't need anything over 15". I had a 17", but it was too hard to read text at its native resolution (big screens are better...

Oct, 2005

Consumer review (

ViewSonic VE500 Metallic on Black 15" 16ms LCD Monitor 250 cd/m2 400:1


For the money you can't get a better monitor. No dead pixels, fast shipping. rocks almost as much as this monitor :). Customers love it, thanks again Newegg!

Jun, 2005

Consumer review (

Excellent Value and Quality


Got the Monitor is rocks. Your only options are Brightness and Contrast. It self adjusts to meet your requirments! It works great is not dull like most other LCD's. I owned a old Viewsonic that lasted me for 7 years! Even then I sold it to a friend for...

Jan, 2004

Consumer review (

Great display for the money


I bought this as my first LCD display - great monitor. I have to use it with the brightness turned all the way down, if your looking for bright get this monitor. Text is crisp and easy to read. I use it to watch movies once in awile - no problems. A1...

Oct, 2003

Consumer review (

Unbeatable 15" LCD


I bought this monitor for testing and configuring customers' systems.It is pleasing to the eyes. It has the best contrast ratio, brightness and color than any other 15" lcd as far as I'm concerned. Compare for yourself. Plus, the price at Newegg is...

Aug, 2003

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I picked up one of these for a client of mine plus a 17 inch LCD from NEC. The difference is amazing. The 17 inch is fuzzy and hard to read. This Viewsonic totally blows the 17 inch LCD out of the water. I recommend it highly. No dead pixels, no other...

Apr, 2003

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The best flat panel for the money!


This is a great monitor. I purchased 4 for our office and was really impressed with the vivid colors and high contrast and brightness. The speakers sound good for their size. We looked at several different displays befor deciding on the VG500b, by far...

Dec, 2002

Consumer review (

Excellent Value


Nice monitor for the money. No dead pixels, good color and very bright. Highly recommended.

Nov, 2002

Product Specifications

The VX500+ looks great even when it's off. Get the 15" LCD that looks as good on the outside as your images do on the screen, the ViewSonic VX500+. With a sleek metallic-onblack design and UltraBrite technology, your video, DVD, graphics and gaming applications burst off the screen with vibrant, bright colors. Videoconferencing is easy with the bezel-integrated microphone and speakers. With OptiSync technology you have digital (DVI) and analog (VGA) input configuration options. Designed for technical users and corporate executives, the 15-inch VX500+ features a stunning 330 nits of brightness, a contrast ratio of 550:1 that renders brilliant and tantalizing color fidelity, crystal clear images and a 1024x768 optimum resolution. The VX500+ is also a smart choice for multimedia functionality with its bezel-integrated speakers, soft-touch controls and microphone. The ViewSonic VX500+, you'll love looking at it

Audio Output


AV Furniture

Recommended Use:Projector
Type:Mounting component

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:15in
Diagonal Size (metric):38.1cm
Dot Pitch / Pixel Pitch:0.297mm/0.3mm
Form Factor:Desktop
Image Brightness:250cd/m2/260cd/m2/300cd/m2/330cd/m2
Image Contrast Ratio:400:1/450:1/500:1/550:1
Image Max H-View Angle:+60 / -60/+80 / -80/120/135
Image Max V-View Angle:+55 / -55/+80 / -80/100/110/125
Interface:DVI / VGA (HD-15)/VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution:1024 x 768
Response Time:16ms/25ms/30ms
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


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

Input Device

Type: None


Color:Black/Black / Metallic
Compliant Standards:BSMI / C-Tick / CCIB / CE / cUL / DEMKO / EPA Energy Star / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / GOST / ISO 140001 / ISO 9001 / MPR II / NEMKO / NOM / PCBC / SASO / SEMKO / TCO '95 / TUV / TUV GS / TUV S / UL / VCCI-I / VESA DPMS / TCO 95/BSMI / C-Tick / CE / CSA / cUL / DEMKO / Energy 2000 / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / GOST / IC Class B / ISO 13406-2 / MPR II / NEMKO / NOM / SEMKO / TCO '99 / TUV GS / UL / VCCI / VESA DPMS / TCO 99/BSMI / C-Tick / CE / cUL / DEMKO / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / GOST / IC Class B / ISO 13406-2 / MPR II / NEMKO / NOM / SEMKO / TCO '99 / TUV GS / UL / VCCI / TCO 99/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 / TUV GS / TUV S / UL / VCCI / TCO 99/BSMI / C-Tick / CE / cUL / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO / GOST / ISO 140001 / ISO 9001 / NEMKO / NOM / PCBC / SEMKO / TCO '99 / TUV / TUV GS / TUV S / UL / VCCI / TCO 99/BSMI / C-Tick / cUL / DEMKO / FCC Class B certified / FIMKO

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty

Video Input

Digital Video Standard:Digital Visual Interface (DVI)/None
TV Tuner Presence: No