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14 Reasons For
Owner Reviews Are Good
People who bought this PC display rated this LCD screen 82 out of 100 on average.
Two people who purchased the DELL SE2216H concluded that it was cheap. This month Neil M mentioned on Amazon “This Dell monitor is a great low-priced monitor which works out of the box with”.
Some customers who bought it agreed that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Excellent monitor for price”. Trevor Phipps mentioned on Amazon this year “Best at this price” and rated it 5 stars.
One person said that the product was a bargain for the price. This month Amazon Customer mentioned in their DELL SE2216H review on Amazon “Nice deal” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.
Very Low Running Costs
The average running cost of the SE2216H is only £31 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 6% of all 505 LCD screens of a comparable type and age.
The SE2216H is a popular choice of PC screen.
On average DELL medium monitors have good ratings as do all PC monitors manufactured by DELL.
Easy to Use
One person who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was easy to setup. Trevor Phipps said on Amazon “Smart looking, well packed and simple to set up”.
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Good Product Quality
One DELL SE2216H owner said in their reviews that the DELL SE2216H was good quality. Michael he mentioned this year “Good quality screen, decent dpi”.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many comparable spec flatpanel monitors that came out more than a year ago.
We compared this PC monitor to all the other PC screens that have an LED Display and we think because of it's better review score, the AOC E2270SWDN[plb_3095323_price] is also worth considering.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The SE2216H has a built-in speaker. Most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as the SE2216H also have a built-in speaker.
We compared this PC monitor to all the other PC screens with a built-in speaker and we think the Benq GL2250HM[plb_3402589_price], and the Asus VP228TE[plb_3240551_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.
We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker to this PC monitor and we think the Viewsonic VA2252Sm[plb_3034831_price] is also worth considering.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This PC monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of this age and type.
Has One Cable Included
The number of cables included found on the SE2216H is more than most flatpanel monitors of this spec and age. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to the SE2216H.
The narrowest PC screen that was released around the same time as the SE2216H is 340mm wide, the widest is 960mm, and the average width is 590mm. The DELL SE2216H is fairly narrow (only 506.2 millimeters) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year.
Alternative PC screens with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Acer KA220HQ[plb_2903228_price] (508mm and cheaper).
Very Low Maximum Power Consumption
The average maximum power consumption of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the SE2216H is 51W, and the maximum power consumptions range from 0.45W to 170W. With a maximum power consumption of only 24 Watts, the SE2216H has a fairly low maximum power consumption compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as the SE2216H.
Across all the medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago the heights range from 28mm to 930mm. The SE2216H is one of the shorter comparable spec PC screens that were released one year ago (only 302.7 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The SE2216H does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other medium monitors that were released more than a year ago also do not have a built-in camera.
We think you might also be interested in other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera including the Lenovo T2224[plb_2805500_price].
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other PC screens of this type and age, the SE2216H is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The SE2216H does not have an integrated card reader, although this is within the context that most of the other LCD screens of a similar type and age to the SE2216H also do not have an integrated card reader.
Very Small Viewable Height
With a viewable height of only 267.79 millimeters, the DELL SE2216H has one of the smaller viewable heights amongst medium monitors of this age. The average viewable height of similar spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the SE2216H is 320mm, and the viewable heights range from 230mm to 700mm.
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Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago.
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Very Small Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of only 54.61 centimeters, the DELL SE2216H has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst medium monitors of this age. The smallest display diagonal of PC screens of this spec and age is 48cm, the biggest is 600cm, and the average display diagonal is 65cm.
Quite Small Viewable Width
The SE2216H has one of the smaller viewable widths (only 476.06 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. The smallest viewable width of medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the SE2216H is 280mm, the biggest is 800mm, and the average viewable width is 530mm.
Very Low RMS Rated Audio Power
The average RMS rated audio power of medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the SE2216H is 5.6W, and the RMS rated audio powers range from 1W to 32W. The SE2216H has a fairly low RMS rated audio power (only 3 Watts) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the SE2216H.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
At only 250 candellas per square meter, the SE2216H has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the SE2216H. Similar spec PC displays that have been around for a comparable time to the SE2216H have display brightness of between 25 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².
Only One HDMI Port
The SE2216H is a one HDMI port LCD screen.
Quite High Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
The power consumptions when in PowerSave mode of medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago range from 0.1W to 52W. The SE2216H has a quite high power consumption when in PowerSave mode (18.2 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been on the market for a similar time to the SE2216H.
Quite Slow Response Time
The response times of PC displays that have been on the market for more than a year range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms. The DELL SE2216H has a fairly slow response time (12 milliseconds) compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and type.
Reviewed 26 June 2016 by Amazon Customer | 11 Comments
Unfortunately I have no choice but to rate this product as 1 star as it does not come with a HDMI port and therefore it is not as advertised. It was bought to connect to my Macbook via HDMI but... Read more…
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