Summary: I would recommend this if it's on sale and you have no money what-so-ever for speakers. I normally just put my headphones on and never use the speakers on the monitor because they are quite terrible.
Pros: -it does come built in with speakers -It's cost efficient if it's on sale (When I wrote this review it was 50% off) It's nice and bright and I have yet to have any issues with the screen such as dead pixels or stuck pixels.
Cons: -The speakers are not high quality at all -The speakers are in the back of the monitor so when you listen to music it hits against the wall/desk/etc. and you don't get a real good sound quality. -The speakers don't produce a crisp sound (I can't watch movies because at quiet parts of the film my ...
Excerpt: Very satisfied with the easy set-up and plug and play capability. However, when it came to adjusting the height, there was no way to do it! This might be a better monitor for wall hanging or adjustable arm attachment than desk mount.
Summary: Having a Viewsonic 27inch Vx2835wm for more than 6 years decided it to get a smaller one for my cousin and well after a year and a half the speakers don't work anymore... while on mine from 2008 still works..
Summary: Hello Jeanie...Can you return for replacement...Where I work and the Hospital I go to have these monitors ...And...for a period of 8 to 10 years...What a Shame...You have this FLUKE..if possible return to Walmart OR Manufacturer...Believe me I would without a doubt get some sort of resolution ...
Excerpt: The monitor seems bright, good picture, with a solid construction. Plugged in the VGA cable and power, and the monitor worked just fine. It was very easy to add the base and set up - everything just clicked into place - no screwdriver needed.
Summary: I bought a new ASUS computer and decided to replace my old monitor also. The veiwsonic does not have a tilting base and it has a very narrow vertical viewing angle. I also had to go into computer settings and tweak several setting to get the best appearance.