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BenQ Zowie XL2720

BenQ Zowie XL2720
alaScore 92

6 reviews

Dec, 2018

  • Negative

We have collected and analyzed 1 expert reviews and 5 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 80/100 and users rate it 93/100. The average review date is Jan 6, 2017. We have compared these reviews to 434830 reviews from other Monitors. The alaScore™ for this product is 92/100 = Excellent. Last update: Dec 16, 2018.

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BenQ ZOWIE XL2720 review: A 1080p, 144Hz monitor made for eSports


Competitive gaming requires an extremely fast monitor, and the BenQ ZOWIE XL2720 delivers just that

Low input lag ; Fast response time ; Excellent colours for a TN panel

Expensive 1080p monitor ; No AMD FreeSync or Nvidia G-Sync support

However, for the vast majority of gamers, who aren’t that obsessive, there are more sensible options. For a little more you can pick up an AOC AGON AG271QX for £414, a 1440p monitor with AMD FreeSync technology; while the 24in Samsung C24FG70 almost...

May, 2017

Product Specifications


Certification:CE, TÜV
Energy Star certified: Yes


Color of product:Grey, Red
Market positioning:Gaming


3D compatibility: Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Backlight type:LED
Contrast ratio (dynamic):12000000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Display brightness:300
Display Diagonal:27
Display Diagonal (metric):27
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display scan frequency (horizontal):15 - 140
Display Technology:TN
HD type:Full HD
Horizontal scan range:15 - 140
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Pixel Pitch:0.0122 x 0.0122
Response Time:1
Screen shape:Flat
Vertical scan range:24 - 144
Viewable size, horizontal:23.5
Viewable size, vertical:13.2
Viewing angle, horizontal:170
Viewing angle, vertical:160

Energy Management

AC input frequency:47/63
AC input voltage:90-264
Power consumption (max):50
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):27


Cable lock slot:Kensington
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Height adjustment: Yes
Number of OSD languages:17
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
Pivot: Yes
Pivot angle:0 - 90
Swivel angle range:-45 - 45
Swivelling: Yes
Tilt adjustment: Yes
Tilt angle:-5 - 20
Tilt angle range:-5 - 20
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100


Built-in camera: No
Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No
TV tuner integrated: No

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 90
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 40
Storage relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Storage relative humidity range:10 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 60

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, DVI, DisplayPort, USB, VGA
Manual: Yes

Packaging Data

Package weight:22.5

Ports & interfaces

Built-in USB hub:Y
DisplayPorts quantity:1
DVI port: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Number of upstream ports:1
USB Type-A downstream ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:47/63
AC input voltage:90-264
Power consumption (max):50
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):27

Technical Details

No flickering: Yes

Thin Client

Thin client installed: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):10.7
Height (with stand):21.6
Package weight:22.5
Width (with stand):25.3