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Acer B226WL
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Acer B226WL PC Monitor

22" 1680 X 1050 100000000:1 LED Apr 2016
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8 Reasons For

Running Costs Are Very Low

The B226WL is one of the most economic to run latest medium monitors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the B226WL is only £31.

Just Released Eight Months Ago

This Acer flatpanel monitor was released just eight months ago.

Acer Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

Acer medium monitors have good ratings on average and across all PC screens Acer is one of the superior brands.

LED Display Type

This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on medium monitors that were released in the last 12 months.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer B226WL has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other similar spec PC screens that came out in the last 12 months.

There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker currently available that you might want to consider including the Lenovo X1 (£48.70) which has better reviews.

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Fairly High Maximum Height Adjustment

The Acer B226WL has a fairly high maximum height adjustment (150 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for the last year. New medium monitors have maximum height adjustments of between 10mm and 510mm, and the average maximum height adjustment is 130mm.

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Light

Across all the medium monitors that are a similar age to the B226WL the weights range from 2.6g to 21kg, and the average weight is 4.7kg. With a weight of only 3.1 kilograms, the Acer B226WL is one of the lighter PC screens that have been around for a comparable time to the B226WL amongst comparable spec PC screens of this age.

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Narrow

With a width of only 505.8 millimeters, the Acer B226WL is fairly narrow compared to most of the other new medium monitors. The narrowest LCD screen that came out in the last year is 370mm wide, the widest is 900mm, and the average width is 590mm.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The Acer B226WL is not 3D compatible, although keep in mind that most of the other new medium monitors are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Acer B226WL does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other recently released medium monitors also do not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of other PC displays which also have a built-in camera which you might want to look at including the Lenovo X1 (£48.70) which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the B226WL do not have an integrated card reader. The Acer B226WL is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

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Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Acer B226WL is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all latest similar spec PC screens the display resolution ranges from 1366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 2560 x 1600 pixels (best).

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Very Small Display Diagonal

At only 55.9 centimeters, the Acer B226WL has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to the B226WL. The screen sizes of newly released PC monitors range from 49cm to 690cm, and the average display diagonal is 68cm.

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Specification

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Screen Size
Display Refresh Rate
Display Resolution
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
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HD Type
HDCP
Display Diagonal
Display Technology
Response Time
Screen Shape
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
Ports & Interfaces
DisplayPort
VGA (D-Sub) Port
DVI Port
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
Design
Case Colour
Ergonomics
Maximum Height Adjustment
Adjustable Height
Tilt Adjustment
VESA Mount Interface
VESA Mounting
Pivoting Base
On/off Switch
Power
Power Consumption When Off
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certificate
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height With Stand
Depth With Stand
Width With Stand
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Other Features
Power Cord Included

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £27.56
Electricity cost when on standby £2.74
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Total running cost over 5 years £30.30
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Acer B226WLuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.15 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 4 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 00471219664074, 04712196640767, 04712196640781, 04712196733643, 04713147710928

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