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13 Reasons For
A number of customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good value for money. In August this year Ben Enos and he wrote on Amazon “Value The RL2460Ht currently retails for around £170 on Amazon UK which makes its affordability just as good as it’s performance” in his review of the Benq RL2460HT. Ben Enos also said “All the features it has, you really can’t go wrong for the price”. Fvalente said on Amazon “Good quality for the price” in their Benq RL2460HT review.
One Benq RL2460HT owner wrote that it was a bargain for the price. This month Crespo gave the product a rating of 99 out of 100 and mentioned “So I took the bullet to see if this is the real deal” in their review of the Benq RL2460HT.
Benq Has Excellent Reviews for Its PC Displays
Benq has excellent average ratings for its medium monitors as well as across its entire PC screen range.
Good Product Quality
Four people considered that this PC monitors was good quality. Ben Enos wrote “It comes in a very well designed package” in his Benq RL2460HT review and scored the product 99 out of 100. A few weeks ago Fvalente and mentioned on Amazon “Good quality for the price”.
Several people agreed that this PC monitors was good in terms of HDMI connections. This month Ben Enos gave the product a rating of 99 out of 100 and he said on Amazon “What makes it even more impressive, is the HDMI output which should allow for less lag for those using game capture cards to record their gameplay, especially from consoles”. Paul B said in August “Connections are standard HDMI In x2, D-sub/VGA” and gave the product a score of 99 out of 100. Paul B also mentioned “What sets this apart is the HDMI Out, used primarily for video capture to avoid lag when gaming, which usually occurs when the device is placed between the PC”.
One person said in their reviews that the Benq RL2460HT was good in terms of USB connections. Paul B said in his Benq RL2460HT review this month “There are, alas, no USB ports on the side, unlike many of the other new Benq monitors.”.
Several people concluded that it was well designed. Ben Enos mentioned on Amazon “It comes in a very well designed package” in his review of this PC monitors and scored the product 5 stars. In August Paul B mentioned in his review of the Benq RL2460HT on Amazon “It helps to keep the monitor uncluttered” and scored it 5 stars.
One Benq RL2460HT owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was smooth. Paul B scored this PC monitors 99 out of 100 and he mentioned in his review of this PC monitors on Amazon “Games look smooth and ghost-free”.
Good Picture Quality
One person who reviewed it thought it had a good refresh rate. Tomshardware.co.uk wrote in their review of this PC monitors two years ago “Does a true gaming monitor need to have a 120 or 144 Hz refresh rate? BenQ's RL2460HT offers plenty of features that cater to enthusiasts.”.
One Benq RL2460HT owner said in their reviews that the Benq RL2460HT had good picture quality.
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Good Technical Features
A number of Benq RL2460HT reviewers who purchased it mentioned that it had good features. Ben Enos gave it a score of 5 stars and he said on Amazon in August this year “For the money you are getting a truly amazing monitor that has a lot of great features, is designed to be configured to each individual user’s needs with ease” in his review of the Benq RL2460HT. Two years ago expert review site Tomshardware.co.uk mentioned “Does a true gaming monitor need to have a 120 or 144 Hz refresh rate? BenQ's RL2460HT offers plenty of features that cater to enthusiasts.”.
A number of people mentioned that the Benq RL2460HT was a good height. This year Ben Enos gave it a score of 5 stars and he wrote “The height adjustment stand and precision scale system not only mean users can get it at just the right angle for their needs” in his review of this PC monitors. This month Fvalente gave the Benq RL2460HT a score of 99 out of 100 and wrote in their review of this PC monitors “Spend a few extra pounds to have the height adjustment, good quality for the price”.
Easy to Use
One person mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. This month Mr. B said in their review “I think thats more to do with not having the right settings on my pc correctly”.
One Benq RL2460HT owner who reviewed the Benq RL2460HT concluded that it was well made. Expert website Pcmag.com wrote “Solid image performance” in their review.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The RL2460HT has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other LCD screens of a similar age and type to the RL2460HT.
Three HDMI Ports
Most comparable spec LCD screens that have been available for around the same time as the RL2460HT have between one and three HDMI ports, including the RL2460HT which has three HDMI ports.
Quite Fast Response Time
The response times of PC displays of a similar spec and age to the RL2460HT range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 5.8ms. When compared to other similar spec LCD screens that were released one year ago, the response time of the Benq RL2460HT of only 1 millisecond is one of the fastest.
11 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for more than a year do not have a built-in camera. The RL2460HT is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of alternative PC screens which also have a built-in camera which you might want to look at including the Viewsonic VG2437 (£163.84), or the DELL UZ2215H (£203.10) which is also higher rated.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other flatpanel monitors that were released more than a year ago, the RL2460HT is not 3D compatible.
PC displays which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the iiyama B2783QSU-B1 (£249.97), or the Acer XB240H (£149.99) which is also higher rated.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Most PC screens of this type and age do not have an integrated card reader. The RL2460HT is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.
There are a number of other LCD screens which also have an integrated card reader that you might want to consider including the SW2700PT (£523.19), or the BL3201 (£650.71) both from Benq or the DELL UP3214Q (£598.80) which is also higher rated.
Only HD HD Type
This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to it.
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Quite Low Maximum Height Adjustment
The average maximum height adjustment of PC monitors of this age and spec is 130mm. The RL2460HT has a quite low maximum height adjustment (only 110 millimeters) compared to most of the other LCD screens that were released one year ago.
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on comparable spec PC displays that were launched around the same time as it.
We compared all the other LCD screens that have a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels to this LCD screen and we think because of it's better review score, the Asus VX279N (£215.48) is also worth considering.
PC screens with a more display resolution that might also be worth considering include the HP DreamColor LP2480zx (1920 x 1200) which is also higher rated.
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC display has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found typical contrast ratio on medium monitors that have been around for more than a year.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
The Benq RL2460HT has one of the narrower vertical viewing angles (only 160 degrees) amongst similar spec LCD screens of this age. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC displays of a similar type and age to the RL2460HT is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The RL2460HT has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles (only 170 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays of a similar age and spec to the RL2460HT is 18°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.
Quite Small Color Gamut
The smallest color gamut of flatpanel monitors of this age and type is 68% and the largest is 110%. When compared to other medium monitors that are a similar age to the RL2460HT, the Benq RL2460HT's color gamut of only 72 percent is one of the smallest.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
The dimmest display brightness of PC displays of a comparable spec and age to the RL2460HT is 25 cd/m², the brightest is 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². The RL2460HT has one of the dimmer display brightness (only 250 candellas per square meter) amongst PC monitors of this age.
5 Other reasons to consider the Benq RL2460HT
Average Running Costs
The average running cost of the RL2460HT is £44 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 486 medium monitors that have been available for more than a year.
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Benq released the RL2460HT.
LED Display Type
This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many similar spec PC screens that have been available for more than a year.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative PC displays that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the Acer G257HU (£228.57).
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12000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The Benq RL2460HT has a maximum contrast ratio of 12000000:1. That's over two times the contrast ratio of the most common dynamic contrast ratio of 5000000:1.
We compared all the other PC monitors that have a 12000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio to this flatpanel monitor and we think because of it's better review score, the iiyama B2783QSU-B1 (£249.97) is also worth considering.
If the contrast ratio of this flatpanel monitor is too low for you then you might want to look at the LE-24 (£159.66) (20000000:1), or the LE-22 (£137.76) (20000000:1) both from Neovo or the Fujitsu B24T-7 (20000000:1).
The RL2460HT has a relatively average width (579 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the RL2460HT.
PC monitors with a wider width that might also be worth considering include the YASHI YZ2405 (580mm).
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