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Viewsonic-vx2025wm.4806781
5.2 out of 10

ViewSonic VX2025wm

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Reviews and Problems with ViewSonic VX2025wm

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Overall 6
6.0

This is a used unit and ViewSonic did have some issues

pbaker464, Ebay
20 May 2010
  • Summary: Support could be a lot better. The web site is very hard to find anything in. Best to just search the net and hope for a hit at there Site. You may not find to there.Still working on a driver for the unit. Have tried Viewsonic's site now going to just go to the paid for Driver Site I normally use. With the price I paid I did not expect great. Just average and thats what I got.
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Overall 6
6.0

It just CAUGHT ON FIRE. Lovely.

Adam Weiner "rhythmyk", Amazon
9 June 2007
  • Summary: This was my first LCD monitor, and after a lot of research, it seemed a great deal for the price. Tonight, while burning a DVD and surfing the web, the monitor went off. I figured it was my system crashing/rebooting, but nothing came up. When I went to turn the vx2025wm back on, I noticed it was smoking. I quickly unplugged it and it's now a useless piece of trash. I'm just glad I kept my old CRT monitor in storage. Do I think this is a fluke? Perhaps.
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Overall 6
6.0

Sparkly

Values Privacy, Amazon
1 November 2006
  • Summary: I got this monitor so I can use my laptop comfortably in my office. It works fine, the size is great. The problem I have with this is that if you look at solid colors (green or white), it looks like someone sprinkled glitter on it. This not, as far as I know, the screen-door effect. I looked around and it seems the anti-reflective coating is responsible. I'll work with it, but now I know better than buying monitors with this coating.
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Overall 6
6.0

Perfect... until you get to black

Piano Quartz, Amazon
7 August 2006
  • Summary: Out of the box, the VX2025WM looks the part. It's sleek, has smart accents like the open-rectangle base and cable-managment support beam, and looks quite geekily luxurious on a clean desk. Running World of Warcraft, this monitor's color reproduction is absolutely breathtaking--sunsets in Mulgore glow a vibrant orange, and Feralas' underbrush teems with mottled green.
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Overall 6
6.0

Sunglasses Recommended

K. Moye, Amazon
30 July 2006
  • Summary: Just got this monitor after reading all the glowing Amazon.com reviews. It is a very attractive monitor, easy to install as long as your video card can handle 1680 x 1050. If not, you may want to add about $160 for that upgraded graphics card. This monitor has a brightness setting button but it is REALLY bright even with the adjustment turned down. It doesn't hurt the eyes. But, it's still a bit annoying.
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Overall 6
6.0

ALMOST PERFECT MONITOR

ROCKY "PROGRAMMER", Amazon
25 July 2006
  • Summary: THIS MONITORS PROS ARE; EXCELENT IMAGE COMPARED TO MY HYUNDAI L70N : WHICH IS GARBAGE COMPARED TO THIS, MY EYES DON'T HURT AFTER LOOKING AT THE SCREEN FOR 5 HOURS, I'M SO HAPPY WITH THE PRODUCT THAT I ACTUALLY CARE TO WRITE A REVIEW CONS WELL THE SCREEN RESOLUTION SETTING DOESN'T WORK WELL WHEN SET TO SMALL & THE MONITOR GETS HOT IN SOME SPOTS THE BUILT IN SPEAKERS ARE DESCENT, THE VOLUME CAN'T GO SUPER LOUD LIKE MY $5 SPEAKERS BASICALLY THE MAIN THING AN LCD SHOULD BE...
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Overall 6
6.0

good and bad

D. Kim, Amazon
23 May 2006
  • Summary: i'm rather torn by this monitor. it is good, but not great. i can care less about USB ports, speakers, and card readers and such. fluff. what i want is a monitor, not a swiss army knife. my other monitor is a 21" trinitron CRT using BNC a cable. it's been showing it's age lately, and this viewsonic is its replacement. i guess it's not fair that i'm going from a terrific CRT to a lower priced LCD, but hey that's life.
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