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Acer 272HL PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Jan 2014
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13 Reasons For

Average Expert Reviews

This PC display received an expert rating of 70% from techreviewsource.com.

Nice Design

Some customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was good looking. Two years ago expert website Techreviewsource.com said “With the Acer T272HL ($699.99 list) you get a gorgeous 27-inch VA (Vertical Alignment) display with 10-point ca” in their review. Techreviewsource.com also mentioned “Stylish design”.

One person wrote that this PC monitor was a good design. Techreviewsource.com wrote in their Acer 272HL review two years ago “Simply superior design to other monitors available” and rated it 70 out of 100.

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Robust

Two Acer 272HL reviewers who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was well made. Expert review site Techreviewsource.com gave the Acer 272HL a rating of 4 stars and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “It's a generally solid performer.”.

Easy to Use

One person who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was easy to use the menus. Two years ago Techreviewsource.com said “Onscreen menu easily accessible” in their review.

One Acer 272HL owner who reviewed the Acer 272HL reckoned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Techreviewsource.com said in their review of this PC monitor two years ago “Screen can be tilted to 60 for comfortable touchscreen navigation” and gave the product a score of 4 stars.

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Good Product Quality

One Acer 272HL reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the product was good quality. Techreviewsource.com said in their review “Very good build quality” .

Good Brand

Acer medium monitors have good ratings on average and across all PC displays Acer is one of the better rated manufacturers.

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LED Display Type

This PC display has an LED display type, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC displays that have an LED Display currently available including the HP 2211[plb_1397010_price], the Fujitsu P24W-7[plb_2539431_price], or the LG 32LS33[plb_2362891_price] which has better reviews.

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Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of PC screens of a comparable type and age to the 272HL is 170°, and the vertical viewing angles range from 50° to 180°. At 178 degrees, the Acer 272HL has a quite wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other PC screens of a comparable age and spec to the 272HL.

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Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the PC screens of a comparable type and age to the 272HL the horizontal viewing angles range from 60° to 1,800°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Acer 272HL has one of the wider horizontal viewing angles (178 degrees) amongst PC displays of this age.

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal

The Acer 272HL has one of the bigger screen sizes (68.6 centimeters) amongst PC screens of this age. The screen sizes of medium monitors that came out around the same time as the 272HL range from 28cm to 770cm.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

The average display brightness of medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 272HL is 280 cd/m², and the display brightness range from 30 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m². The Acer 272HL has a fairly bright display brightness (300 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This PC display has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to it.

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Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Acer 272HL is more than most flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to it. This Acer flatpanel monitor has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on comparable spec flatpanel monitors that came out more than two years ago. The cable included "VGA" is also found on this LCD screen.

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8 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

One customer said in their reviews that it was not cheap. Techreviewsource.com mentioned “Extremely expensive” although they still rated it 70 out of 100.

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Acer 272HL does not have a built-in speaker. Most of the other PC screens of this age and type also do not have a built-in speaker.

We compared all the other PC screens which also have a built-in speaker to this PC monitor and we think the Acer B326[plb_2204926_price], the Asus CP240[plb_2440718_price], or the Samsung SMT-2232[plb_1414672_price] is also worth considering.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as the 272HL, the Acer 272HL is not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a PC display that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Samsung SMT-2232[plb_1414672_price], the Philips 272G5DYEB[plb_3175233_price], or the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Acer 272HL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC displays that are a comparable age to the 272HL also do not have a built-in camera.

Other LCD screens which also have a built-in camera that you might want to look at include the C272P4QPKEW[pl_3027868_price], or the 272P4[pl_1489468_price] both from Philips or the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The Acer 272HL does not have an integrated card reader, although keep in mind that most of the other LCD screens of a comparable age and type to the 272HL also do not have an integrated card reader.

There are a number of alternative PC displays which also have an integrated card reader which you might want to consider including the U2713H[pl_1518815_price], or the UP2414Q[pl_2251567_price] both from DELL or the Acer DA220[plb_1606986_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Cheap

We checked 534 medium monitors that were released more than two years ago and they range in price from £51 to £5,421. We think that this PC screen looks expensive compared to other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.

Only HD HD Type

This flatpanel monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC displays of a similar age and type to it.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The Acer 272HL has a fairly slow response time (6 milliseconds) compared to most of the other PC screens that have been around for more than two years. Across all the comparable spec PC screens that were released more than two years ago the response times range from 1ms to 40ms.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer 272HL

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the 272HL is £49 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 998 PC screens of this age and spec.

Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released over two years ago.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC screens of this age and spec.

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Specification

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3D Compatible
Graphics Resolution
HD Type
HDCP
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Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Display Diagonal
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
DVI Port
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Camera
Integrated TV Tuner
Design
Case Colour
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Adjustable Height
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling Base
Pivoting Base
Stand-By LED
Power LED
Power
Power Consumption When Off
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Input Voltage
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height With Stand
Depth With Stand
Width With Stand
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included

Expert Reviews

(1)

Techreviewsource.com

13 February 2014

The Acer T272HL is a striking 27-inch touch-screen monitor offering very accurate colors and responsive 10-point touch technology. It's a generally solid performer, but it loses some color...

Responsive touch screen
Excellent color accuracy
Stylish design
Simply superior design to other monitors available
Very good build quality
Reflective screen
Soso viewing angles
Pricey
So-so viewing angles
Lackluster performance

User Reviews

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Reviewed 12 November 2014 by BatCave
BatCave would recommend the Acer T272HL

The monitor works well, the touch feature response very well and quickly, the only drawback is that the audio is not very clear, I would recommend using external speakers for sound...

Easy To Set Up
Easy To Use
Fast
Powerful
Easy set up. touch
Bad Button Design
Clear Glass At Bottom
Poor speakers
Washed out
Is so poor picture quality

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £45.67
Electricity cost when on standby £2.74
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Total running cost over 5 years £48.41
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0.24T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer k272, acer t272, acer hub1, acer hub1u, acer k272h, acer t272h, acer k272hl, acer t272hl, acer hub1up, acer t272hlb, acer k272hle, acer k272hleb, acer t272hlbm, acer t272hlbmj, acer k272hlebi, acer umhw3aa007, acer umht2ee005, acer umhw3ee005, acer k272hlebid, acer t272hlbmjj, acer umhx3aae02, acer t272hlbmjjz, acer umhw3aa007c, acer t272hlbmidz, acer umhw3aa007cr
Barcodes 00013088406244, 00841631109225, 00841631112379, 00888863009541, 00888863594023, 04713147253715, 04713147286225, 04713147286256, 05054629478073

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