The most display resolution of the Compaq LA2205 is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most common display resolution. The worst display resolution of all medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the Compaq LA2205 is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 2560 x 1600 pixels.
There are a number of other PC screens that have a display resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels currently available which you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo LT2252P (£83.99).
If the display resolution of this HP flatpanel monitor is not many enough for you then you might also want to consider the Eizo FlexScan S2133 (£506.00) (1600 x 1200 and higher rated), or the DELL 2007FP (1600 x 1200 and higher rated).