A number of people wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money. Al wrote on Amazon “What a great monitor and a price a pensioner can afford”. M mentioned in their review of this PC monitors “Easy to install, decent image, seems good for the price”. A few weeks ago R wrote in their review of the Hanns.G HE195 on Amazon “Good value monitor and shipped on time” and gave it a rating of 4 stars.
One person who reviewed the Hanns.G HE195 wrote that it was cheap. Anthony Pyett said in his review of the Hanns.G HE195 on Amazon “Works well excellent colour reproduction for an inexpensive monitor” and scored it 5 stars.
According to Amazon sales data, the HE195 is a popular choice amongst customers who bought flatpanel monitors in the last 3 months.
Owner Reviews Are Average
People who bought this small monitor rated this PC screen 76 out of 100 on average.
Hanns.G small monitors have good reviews on average and across all PC monitors Hanns.G is one of the better rated brands.
One person mentioned in their reviews that the Hanns.G HE195 was neat. Janet Coker rated it 5 stars and she said “A neat screen and good definition” in her review of the Hanns.G HE195.
Easy to Use
One Hanns.G HE195 reviewer thought this PC monitors was comfortable and easy to hold.
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Recent Price Drop of £9.09
In the last 50 days the HE195 has dropped in price by £9.09.
LED Display Type
This PC screen has an LED display type, which is the most frequently found display type on small monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the other PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the AOC E950 (£59.99), or the Philips 193V5LSB2 (£54.97).
40000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The highest contrast ratio of the Hanns.G HE195 is 40000000:1. That's over two times the contrast ratio of the most frequently found dynamic contrast ratio of 20000000:1. Across all small monitors that have been on the market for more than two years the contrast ratio ranges from Mega Contrast to 100000000:1.
There are a number of alternative PC monitors that have a 40000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio currently available that you might also want to look at including the Hannspree HE195ANB (£54.55) which has a better Rating.
If the contrast ratio of this LCD screen is not high enough for you then you might also want to look at the K192HQ (100000000:1 and higher rated), or the 192HQL (£59.00) (100000000:1 and higher rated) both from Acer or the Asus VS197 (£59.99) (50000000:1 and higher rated).
Has a Built-In Speaker
Unlike most of the other LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the HE195 which do not have a built-in speaker, the Hanns.G HE195 has a built-in speaker.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC displays with a built-in speaker currently available including because of it's better review score, the HP W1972a (£46.97), the Neovo SC-19 (£57.52), or the Acer 173D (£57.52).
Has One Cable Included
The number of cables included found on the Hanns.G HE195 is more than most flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to it. The most commonly found cable included is VGA, but this cable included is not found on this PC display. The cables included AC|Audio (3.5mm)|VGA are also found on this PC screen.
Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle
PC screens of a similar age and spec to the HE195 have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 150°. The Hanns.G HE195 has a fairly wide horizontal viewing angle (170 degrees) compared to most of the other small monitors that have been around for around the same time as the HE195.
1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is typical of many PC displays that were launched more than two years ago.
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Not Good in Terms of Size
One Hanns.G HE195 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was not thick.
Not 3D Compatible
The Hanns.G HE195 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other small monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the HE195 are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Hanns.G HE195 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC displays of this age and spec also do not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of other PC screens which also have a built-in camera that you might want to consider including the HP 688736-001 which also has a higher Rating.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Like most of the other small monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the HE195, the Hanns.G HE195 does not have an integrated card reader.
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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
The most display resolution of the Hanns.G HE195 is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 20% less display resolution than a 1280 x 1024 pixels PC screen, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all LCD screens of a comparable age and type to the HE195 the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.
There are a number of alternative PC screens that have a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the AOC E950 (£59.99), the Philips 193V5LSB2 (£54.97), or the Acer 192HQL (£59.00).
PC displays with a more display resolution that might be worth considering include the Samsung LS19C45 (1440 x 900 and higher rated), the Acer V196 (£59.99) (1440 x 900 and higher rated), or the DELL P1913 (£69.00) (1440 x 900 and higher rated).
Very Dim Display Brightness
Similar spec LCD screens that have been available for a comparable time to the HE195 have display brightness of between 180 cd/m² and 450 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 250 cd/m². The Hanns.G HE195 has a quite dim display brightness (only 200 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that were released more than two years ago.
Quite Low RMS Rated Audio Power
The average RMS rated audio power of flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to the HE195 is 2.7W. With an RMS rated audio power of only 2 Watts, the Hanns.G HE195 has one of the lower RMS rated audio powers amongst LCD screens of this age.
Quite High Power Consumption When Off
At 0.5 Watts, the Hanns.G HE195 has a quite high power consumption when off compared to most of the other PC screens that have been around for more than two years. The lowest power consumption when off of PC screens of this age and type is 0.1W, the highest is 5W, and the average power consumption when off is 0.51W.
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Running Costs Are Average
The average 5 year running cost of the HE195 is £39 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 266 small monitors that came out more than two years ago.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This PC screen has been on the market for over three years.
At 444.2 millimeters, the Hanns.G HE195 has a pretty typical width compared to most of the other small monitors that have been around for a similar time to the HE195.
If you would consider a flatpanel monitor with a wider width then you might want to look at the Viewsonic VA1912 (£87.86) (444.3mm).
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