Close

Loading image...
NEC EA305WMI-BK
8 Images

NEC EA305WMI-BK PC Monitor

29.8" 2560 X 1600 20000:1 LCD Dec 2015
Screen Size Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio Display Type Release Date
The 30 NEC MultiSync EA305WMi is a high resolution LCD designed for multiple-monitor configurations. This widescreen model features IPS panel technology with wide viewing angles (178... More
£140.67 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

8 Reasons For

NEC PC Screens Have Excellent Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all NEC PC screens and also specifically for NEC medium monitors and found that in both cases NEC had excellent ratings compared to other brands.

Has a Built-In Speaker

The EA305WMI-BK has a built-in speaker. Most of the other new medium monitors also have a built-in speaker.

Other PC monitors with a built-in speaker currently available which you might want to look at include the Asus VN279H[plb_3775041_price] which has better reviews.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Fairly Bright Display Brightness

With a display brightness of 350 candellas per square meter, the EA305WMI-BK has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the EA305WMI-BK. The average display brightness of latest medium monitors is 280 cd/m².

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Viewable Height

The viewable heights of medium monitors that are a similar age to the EA305WMI-BK range from 230mm to 69,000mm. With a viewable height of 400.8 millimeters, the NEC EA305WMI-BK has one of the bigger viewable heights amongst medium monitors of this age.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Viewable Width

At 641.3 millimeters, the EA305WMI-BK has a fairly big viewable width compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that were released in the last year. Across all the newly released similar spec PC screens the viewable widths range from 290mm to 820mm, and the average viewable width is 550mm.

Chart Edit

Quite Big Display Diagonal

At 75.62 centimeters, the EA305WMI-BK has a quite big display diagonal compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released in the last year. The smallest display diagonal of comparable spec PC monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the EA305WMI-BK is 49cm and the biggest is 690cm.

Chart Edit

2560 X 1600 (WQXGA) Graphics Resolution

The EA305WMI-BK has a maximum resolution of 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA). That's 98% more resolution than the most common graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) (which is also found on this PC screen). This PC display also have graphics resolutions of 640 x 480 (VGA), 720 x 400, 800 x 600 (SVGA), 832 x 624, 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1152 x 870, 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+), 1440 x 900 (WXGA+) and 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) and 2560 x 1440. Across all medium monitors that have been on the market for the last year the resolution ranges from 640 x 350 (worst) to 3840 x 2160 (best).

Chart Edit

Has Three Cables Included

The EA305WMI-BK has a greater number of cables included than most similar spec PC screens that have been around for around the same time as it. This PC display has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on PC monitors that are a similar age to the EA305WMI-BK. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "USB" are also found on this NEC PC display.

Chart Edit

6 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The EA305WMI-BK is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the EA305WMI-BK are also not 3D compatible.

Flatpanel monitors which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the Acer GN276HL[plb_3495354_price], or the Benq Zowie XL2430[plb_3761443_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The EA305WMI-BK does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec PC screens that were released around the same time as the EA305WMI-BK also do not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in camera which you might also want to consider including the Lenovo X1[plb_3755263_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The NEC EA305WMI-BK does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other PC displays that have been around for the last year also do not have an integrated card reader.

We compared all the other PC monitors which also have an integrated card reader to this PC screen and we think the 2407WFP[pl_3247392_price], or the 2408WFP[pl_3249739_price] both from DELL which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

High Running Costs

The EA305WMI-BK is in the most expensive 4% of all 395 recently released flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the EA305WMI-BK is £141.

Chart

Quite Slow Response Time

Medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the EA305WMI-BK have response times of between 1ms and 20ms. At 6 milliseconds, the EA305WMI-BK has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other PC monitors that came out around the same time as the EA305WMI-BK.

Chart Edit

Heavy

The EA305WMI-BK is quite heavy (7.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other new medium monitors. Across all the medium monitors that are a comparable age to the EA305WMI-BK the weights range from 2.6g to 21kg, and the average weight is 4.7kg.

Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the NEC EA305WMI-BK

Released Over a Year Ago

This NEC LCD screen has been on the market for over a year.

2560 X 1600 Pixels Display Resolution

The NEC EA305WMI-BK has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

Chart Edit

LCD Display Type

The EA305WMI-BK has a better display type than most medium monitors that are a comparable age to it. This flatpanel monitor has an LCD display type, whereas most new PC displays have an LED display type.

If you would prefer an LCD screen with a better display type then you might also want to consider the Acer S230HL[plb_2701269_price] (LED,LCD), the Viewsonic VX2476-SMHD[plb_3737629_price] (LED), or the LG 27MP58VQ-P[plb_3755214_price] (LED).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Type
Graphics Resolution
Backlight Type
HD Type
HDCP
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Composite Sync
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Viewable Height
Viewable Width
Aspect Ratio
Vertical Scan Range
Horizontal Scan Range
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Diagonal
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
DDC/CI
Screen Shape
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
Pixel Density
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Socket Size
Headphone Output
Audio Input Port
DisplayPort
USB 3.0 Port
HDMI Port
DVI-I Port
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
USB Hub Version
Built-In USB Hub
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Audio Power
Loudspeaker
Design
Coloured Feet
Case Colour
Ergonomics
Maximum Height Adjustment
Adjustable Height
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling Base
VESA Mount Interface
VESA Mounting
Pivoting Base
Power LED
On/off Switch
On Screen Menu Display
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Non-Operating Altitude
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certificate
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height With Stand
Depth With Stand
Width With Stand
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Manual Included
Technical Details
Light Sensor

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £137.81
Electricity cost when on standby £2.86
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years £140.67
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the NEC EA305WMI-BKuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.7T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec ea305, nec ea305w, nec ea305wm, nec ea305wmi, nec 2560x1600, nec ea305wmib, visipax ea305, visipax ea305w, nec ea305wmibk, visipax prea305, nec ea305wmibks, visipax ea305wm, nec ea305wmibksv, visipax ea305wmi, visipax prea305w, visipax prea305wm, visipax 2560x1440, visipax ea305wmib, visipax 2560x1600, visipax ea305wmibk, visipax prea305wmi, visipax ea305wmibks, visipax prea305wmib, visipax prea305wmibk, visipax ea305wmibksv, visipax prea305wmibks, visipax prea305wmibksv, nec display solutions ea305, nec display solutions ea305w, nec display solutions ea305wm
Barcodes 00779184061052, 00779184061106, 00805736057553, 00805736061246

Save Money with These Great PC Monitor Vouchers & Offers

£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off a £60+ spend
Offer ends today!
£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off a £200+ spend
Valid 1 Nov 16 - 31 Jan 17
8% Off
Voucher
GearBest Consumer Electronics Coupon_ 8% OFF
Valid 6 Aug 16 - 31 Dec 16
Free Next Day Delivery
Voucher
Free next day delivery on all orders over £100
Valid 1 Dec 16 - 31 Dec 16

See How Other PC Monitors Compare to the NEC EA305WMI-BK

Philips 272B7QPTKEB vs NEC EA305WMI-BK

Philips 272B7QPTKEB vs NEC EA305WMI-BK
Philips 272B7QPTKEB NEC EA305WMI-BK
£ 469.80
£100.22 Cheaper to Run
Higher RMS Rated Audio Power
Two DisplayPorts
A Lot Lighter
Smaller Viewable Height
Smaller Screen Size

Benq Zowie XL2430 vs NEC EA305WMI-BK

Benq Zowie XL2430 vs NEC EA305WMI-BK
Benq Zowie XL2430 NEC EA305WMI-BK
£ 319.97
Faster Response Time
70% Cheaper to Run
One More HDMI Port
Newer by Seven Months
101.91mm Smaller Viewable Height
25% Smaller Screen Size

Benq Zowie RL2460 vs NEC EA305WMI-BK

Benq Zowie RL2460 vs NEC EA305WMI-BK
Benq Zowie RL2460 NEC EA305WMI-BK
£ 183.97
5x Faster Response Time
67% Cheaper to Run
Three HDMI Ports
A Lot Higher RMS Rated Audio Power
100 Cd/m² Dimmer Display Brightness
Smaller Viewable Height
Feedback