With a SuperClear IPS (In-Plane Switching) panel, the VA2259-SMH 22" 16:9 IPS Monitor from ViewSonic can be seen from virtually any angle as it supports 178° horizontal and vertical viewing angles. In addition to the enhanced viewing angles, this monitor features a reduced size bezel surrounding the screen for an improved overall viewing experience. Setup and configuration of the VA2259-SMH is simple as it comes equipped with both HDMI and VGA inputs as well as a 3.5mm audio jack. Once configured, you can begin viewing your HD content on the Full HD 1920 x 1080 screen. Accompanying the Full HD resolution is a 1,000:1 static contrast ratio, a 5 ms response time, and 250 cd/m² brightness rating. This monitor also supports a variety of viewing modes including "game", "movie", "web", and more making it easy to quickly adjust the screen settings to suit the content being viewed.

IPS Panel Technology

Enjoy accurate and vivid colors with consistent levels of brightness no matter the vantage point. With SuperClear IPS panel technology, this monitor delivers the same image quality whether you are looking at the screen from above, below, the front, or the side.

Frameless Design

This monitor features a frameless edge-to-edge glass faceplate with an ultra-slim bezel beneath the glass.

Versatile Connectivity

HDMI and VGA inputs give you the freedom to connect your monitor to a variety of devices.

Full HD 1080p Resolution

This monitor features Full HD 1920x1080 resolution for unbelievable pixel-by-pixel image performance.


ViewSonic's unique ViewMode feature offers "game", "movie", "web", "text", and "mono" presets. These presets enhance gamma curve, color temperature, contrast, and brightness to deliver an optimized viewing experience for different screen applications.

ViewSonic VA2259-SMH 22" 16:9 IPS Monitor

  • Specs

    ViewSonic VA2259-SMH Specs
    Size    21.5"
    Panel Type    IPS-Type LCD
    Touchscreen    No
    Resolution    1920 x 1080
    Finish    Matte
    Hardness Rating    3H
    Maximum Brightness    250 cd/m2
    Contrast Ratio    1000:1
    Dynamic Contrast Ratio    50,000,000:1
    Adaptive Sync Technology    None
    Horizontal Frequency    24 to 82 kHz
    Vertical Frequency    50 to 75 Hz
    Bit Depth / Color Support    8-Bit (16.7 Million Colors)
    Response Time    5 ms
    Viewing Angle    Horizontal: 178°
    Vertical: 178°
    Backlight Lifespan    30,000 Hours
    Inputs / Outputs
    Connectivity    1 x 3.5 mm Input/Output
    1 x 3.5 mm Output
    1 x HDMI
    1 x VGA
    Built-In Speakers    Yes, 2 x 2 W
    Power Consumption    20 W (Eco)
    27 W (Maximum)
    25 W (Typical)
    AC Input Power    100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
    Operating Temperature    32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
    Operating Humidity    20 to 90%
    Certifications    ENERGY STAR, RoHS, WEEE, EPEAT Silver, REACH, as per Manufacturer
    Tilt Adjustment    -5 to 22°
    Mounting-Hole Pattern    100 x 100 mm
    Lock Slot    Yes
    Dimensions (W x H x D)    19.7 x 14.8 x 7.9" / 50.0 x 37.5 x 20.0 mm (with Stand)
    19.7 x 11.9 x 1.8" / 50.0 x 30.2 x 4.6 mm (without Stand)
    Weight    6.3 lb / 2.8 kg (with Stand)
    5.5 lb / 2.5 kg (without Stand)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight    9.5 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH)    22 x 17 x 6"