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Owner Reviews Are Good
On average, based on 63 owner reviews the average owner rating of this PC display is 84 out of 100.
A number of Acer K202HQ owners reckoned that it was good value for money. Deo said on Amazon “A good value purchase” in their Acer K202HQ review. Frazldazl mentioned “It's good for the money” in their Acer K202HQ review. Jamie England mentioned on Amazon “Fantastic product, great price and fast delivery” and gave it an excellent rating.
Several Acer K202HQ owners who bought the Acer K202HQ agreed that it was cheap. In October last year Mick said on Amazon “A great budget monitor”. Mick also wrote “I bought this monitor as an inexpensive monitor for a 2011 Mac Mini (rather than pay exorbitant amounts for an Apple monitor”. Mick also said “Recommended as a good budget solution for everyday users!”.
A number of people said in their reviews that the Acer K202HQ was a bargain for the price. Harry Fitchett wrote in his review on Amazon “Needs a cheap”.
Good Product Quality
Some Acer K202HQ owners wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. Harry Fitchett mentioned on Amazon “Good quality monitor for it” in his review of this PC monitor. Matt wrote last year “Great quality screen”. Mr.t.w.cunningham said two years ago “Excellent quality” in their review of the Acer K202HQ.
Easy to Use
Four Acer K202HQ reviewers who reviewed it thought it was easy to setup. Last year Deo said on Amazon “It was easy to set up” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Kathryn M Brodie mentioned “Good price, easy to set up and use”. Ps Rapaport rated it 5 stars and wrote “It looks great, works perfectly and took me precisely 90 seconds to set up and turn on”.
One customer who purchased it mentioned that it was easy to use. Contadino wrote “Are much easier to use now” in their review of this PC monitor.
A Top Selling PC Monitor
According to sales data from Amazon, the K202HQ is one the most popular LCD screen currently on sale.
One person concluded that the Acer K202HQ was easy to carry around. Matt mentioned “Very light and easy to mount” in his review. One customer considered that the Acer K202HQ was thin.
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Good Picture Quality
One Acer K202HQ reviewer who purchased this PC monitor thought it had clear images. Mick rated the product 4 stars and said on Amazon “I've not yet had a problem with the screen's clarity or speed; it's kept up with everything I need” in their review.
One Acer K202HQ owner mentioned that it had a sharp image.
One Acer K202HQ owner who bought it considered that it was well made. Terryh said a few weeks ago “Great little monitor very well made” in their review and gave it a very good rating.
Two people who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was good looking. Contadino said on Amazon “The viewing angle is pretty narrow”. A few weeks ago John Dawson gave it a very good review and he said in his Acer K202HQ review on Amazon “Beautiful standard home monitor”.
Acer Has Good Reviews for Its PC Displays
We calculated the average reviews for all Acer flatpanel monitors and also specifically for Acer small monitors and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews.
LED Display Type
This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many small monitors that are a comparable age to it.
Other PC screens that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to look at include the DELL E1715S[plb_2275608_price] which has better reviews.
1600 X 900 Graphics Resolution
The Acer K202HQ has a maximum resolution of 1600 x 900. That's 13% more resolution than the most common graphics resolution of 1280 x 1024 (SXGA). The worst resolution of all PC monitors of this age and spec is 720 x 400 and the best is 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080).
Has Two Cables Included
The Acer K202HQ has a greater number of cables included than most small monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This LCD screen has a VGA cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on PC monitors of this type and age. The cable included "AC" is also found on this flatpanel monitor.
Fairly Big Display Diagonal
The Acer K202HQ has a fairly big display diagonal (49.5 centimeters) compared to most of the other small monitors that have been available for more than a year. Small monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the K202HQ have screen sizes of between 35cm and 490cm, and the average display diagonal is 57cm.
The average weight of PC screens of a comparable age and type to the K202HQ is 2.9kg, and the weights range from 800g to 5.8kg. With a weight of only 2.2 kilograms, the Acer K202HQ is fairly light compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the K202HQ.
At only 276.2 millimeters, the Acer K202HQ is quite short compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to the K202HQ. The heights of PC monitors that were released one year ago range from 210mm to 500mm.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The Acer K202HQ does not have a built-in speaker, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to the K202HQ also do not have a built-in speaker.
We compared all the other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker to this flatpanel monitor and we think the V7 L18500WS-9K[plb_3244151_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other PC screens that are a similar age to the K202HQ, the Acer K202HQ is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Acer K202HQ does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other small monitors that are a comparable age to the K202HQ also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The Acer K202HQ does not have an integrated card reader, although this is within the context that most of the other small monitors that have been around for more than a year also do not have an integrated card reader.
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Very Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
The Acer K202HQ has one of the narrower vertical viewing angles (only 65 degrees) amongst small monitors of this age. Across all the PC screens of this type and age the vertical viewing angles range from 50° to 180°.
Very Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The Acer K202HQ has a fairly narrow horizontal viewing angle (only 90 degrees) compared to most of the other PC displays of a comparable spec and age to the K202HQ. The average horizontal viewing angle of PC monitors of this type and age is 150°.
Very Dim Display Brightness
With a display brightness of only 200 candellas per square meter, the Acer K202HQ has one of the dimmer display brightness amongst similar spec LCD screens of this age. Across all the PC monitors of this spec and age the display brightness range from 200 cd/m² to 350 cd/m².
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OK Running Costs
Based on average energy prices we estimate that the K202HQ will cost £25 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 61 LCD screens of this age and type.
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.12 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 4 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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