A good monitor rises above its basic function to elevate the user experience to new heights. No high-end computing system will be able to “show” its capabilities without a good monitor. E.g. a high-end graphics card is useless if the monitor is not able to keep up with it. A good Viewsonic monitor is a good investment giving high returns in the form of excellent performance and eye-care.
ViewSonic is a manufacturer of some repute who has a reputation for churning out good, reliable monitors which perform to their full potential. The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K is a 24” (23.6” viewable) Ultra-HD LED monitor that delivers stunning visual imagery in the 4K definition. It has SuperClear IPS technology that allows for wide-angle viewing with a 100% sRGB coverage and a mind-blowing 120M: 1 dynamic contrast ratio.
Its connectivity options include DisplayPort 1.2a and MHL for high-definition content, and HDMI2.0, which delivers crystal-clear 4K content at 60Hz. The integrated dual stereo speakers output at 3W for an immersive audio experience.
The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K also features ViewMode with its intuitive presets and Flicker-free technology along with an adjustable Blue Light filter for a reducing eyestrain. The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4k is available at a price of Rs. 38,799/- in online stores and get the full review.
The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K is a gorgeous looking monitor finished in a glossy black exterior which gives is a sophisticated look. The display is surrounded by a thin frame which allows for expanded viewing angles. The monitor’s controls are conveniently located at the front below the bottom bezel. The base mount allows for a 5° forward and 22° backward tilting angles.
The monitor can be unmounted from the base and can be mounted on a wall or any flat surface using the VESA mounting system. The ports and slots are located at the back of the display. They include 1 HDMI Port 2.0, 1 Display Port 1.2a, 1 HDMI Port 1.4a/MHL 2.0, 1 3.5mm Earphone out Jack and 1 External Adapter. The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K maintains a slim profile and weighs in at 4.6 kg.
The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K delivers content at a stunning Ultra HD 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution which includes minute details with clarity. The SuperClear IPS panel technology delivers rich and accurately rendered colours with consistent levels of brightness with no colour distortion or decay. This technology also extends display viewing angles to 178° on both the axis. With a 100% sRGB colour coverage, the ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K produces a colour-rich performance and accurate colours both of which are pre-requisites for working in graphic design and video processing.
This monitor utilizes an 8-bit scalar to display 16.7 million true colours on-screen. The 8-bit colour performance allows for smoother gradients and stable colour transitions, delivering stunning visuals as compared to regular displays. The MHL port on this monitor allows mobile devices to connect directly and stream high-definition content to the big display while simultaneously charging itself. The HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort 1.2a video standards support the 4K resolution at 60Hz frame-rate resulting in a smooth, jitter-free performance.
The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K Flicker-free technology uses a DC modulation backlight that maintains a steady current of DC power and provides a constant LED light source to nearly eliminate flickers. The display features a Blue Light Filter setting that allows users to adjust 100 levels of blue light emitted from the screen. ViewSonic’s proprietary ViewMode technology enhances the gamma curve, colour temperature and brightness to offer five presets, Game, Movie, Web, Text, and Mono, which deliver an optimized viewing experience. The LED backlighting on the ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K is mercury-free and environment-friendly using less energy that regular monitors. The Eco-mode developed by ViewSonic tweaks brightness and prolongs the lifespan of the monitor’s lamp life and that of the LED backlighting.
INSIDE THE BOX:
· ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K Monitor (with base)
· Power Adapter
· Power Cable
· HDMI Cable
· Quick Start Guide
· ViewSonic Wizard CD-ROM
ü Ultra-HD 4K resolution @ 60Hz.
ü Excellent video performance.
ü Eco Mode.
ü Blue light filter technology.
ü Flicker-free technology.
ü Mercury-Free LED Backlighting.
ü Optionally wall mountable using VESA mounting.
û High price limits accessibility.
û 4K content not yet mainstream.
The ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K delivers stunning 4K output@ 60Hz. It couples high-quality performance with an array of eye-care technologies coupled with some clever tweaks and features which enhance the user experience. All this technology is packed into a sleek body with a small footprint that can be accommodated on any cluttered desk. The wide screen is a treat for the eyes. It always performs to its full potential for productivity tasks as well as entertainment. The included stereo speakers just add to the appeal of this monitor and give excellent value for the user’s money.
· Performance: 4 Stars.
· Value for Money: 4 Stars.