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12 Reasons For
Running Costs Are Very Low
Whilst the energy efficiency classification of this flatpanel monitor is B, the 223V5 has an average 5 year running cost of only £29 based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run LCD screens of a similar age and type.
One Philips 223V5 owner reckoned that the Philips 223V5 was good in terms of HDMI connections. Amazon Customer mentioned “The image is good, with HDMI input” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.
Philips PC Screens Have Good Reviews
Medium monitors built by Philips have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all PC displays (not just medium monitors) and found that Philips also has good ratings across its entire range.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC displays of a similar age and type to it.
It may also be worth considering one of the other PC displays that have an LED Display currently available including the LG 22M35 (£81.75), or the AOC e2250Swdnk which is cheaper.
Very Many Recyclable Material Percentage
With a recyclable material percentage of 100 percent, the Philips 223V5 has a very many recyclable material percentage compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. The recyclable material percentages of PC monitors that are a comparable age to the 223V5 range from 25% to 100%, and the average recyclable material percentage is 81%.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This PC monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found graphics resolution on medium monitors that have been available for more than two years.
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Very Low Maximum Power Consumption
The lowest maximum power consumption of medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the 223V5 is 5.4W, the highest is 250W, and the average maximum power consumption is 54W. The Philips 223V5 has a fairly low maximum power consumption (only 25.63 Watts) compared to most of the other PC displays of this age and spec.
At only 50 millimeters, the Philips 223V5 is quite shallow compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec. Similar spec PC displays that have been around for around the same time as the 223V5 have depths of between 12mm and 810mm.
The Philips 223V5 is one of the shorter similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as the 223V5 (only 316 millimeters) amongst LCD screens of this age. The shortest PC screen that was released more than two years ago is 41mm tall, the tallest is 4,800mm, and the average height is 380mm.
The Philips 223V5 is one of the narrower PC monitors of this age and spec (only 503 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. The average width of similar spec PC monitors that were released more than two years ago is 580mm, and the widths range from 220mm to 5,200mm.
Alternative PC screens with a wider width that you might want to look at include the iiyama E2273HDS (£104.99) (506.5mm), or the Samsung S22C450 (£122.63) (502.4mm).
Quite Low Power Consumption When Active
With a power consumption when active of only 15.85 Watts, the Philips 223V5 has a fairly low power consumption when active compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to the 223V5. The lowest power consumption when active of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago is 9W and the highest is 49W.
When compared to other flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 223V5, the weight of the Philips 223V5 of only 2.4 kilograms is one of the lightest. PC screens of a comparable type and age to the 223V5 have weights of between 3g and 39kg, and the average weight is 5.1kg.
14 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The Philips 223V5 does not have a built-in speaker. Most of the other PC displays of a similar age and type to the 223V5 do have a built-in speaker.
We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker to this PC display and we think the Hannspree HS221HPB (£89.64), the Acer 226HQ (£90.58), or the Hanns.G HS221 (£89.98) is also worth considering.
Not 3D Compatible
Most comparable spec PC screens that have been on the market for more than two years are not 3D compatible. The Philips 223V5 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
PC monitors which are 3D compatible that might also be worth looking at include the HP LP2065 (£110.40).
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most medium monitors that came out more than two years ago do not have a built-in camera. The Philips 223V5 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Like most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for more than two years, the Philips 223V5 does not have an integrated card reader.
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Only HD HD Type
This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC displays of a similar age and spec to it.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle
The average viewing angle of comparable spec PC monitors that were released more than two years ago is 170°, and the viewing angles range from 90° to 180°. With a viewing angle of only 90 degrees, the Philips 223V5 has a quite narrow viewing angle compared to most of the other LCD screens of a similar type and age to the 223V5.
Quite Small Viewable Height
The average viewable height of PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the 223V5 is 320mm. With a viewable height of only 268.11 millimeters, the Philips 223V5 has a fairly small viewable height compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and type to the 223V5.
Quite Small Display Diagonal
At only 54.6 centimeters, the Philips 223V5 has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other PC displays that are a comparable age to the 223V5. The smallest display diagonal of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 223V5 is 28cm, the biggest is 770cm, and the average display diagonal is 63cm.
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC screen has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found typical contrast ratio on medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as it.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
With a vertical viewing angle of only 160 degrees, the Philips 223V5 has a fairly narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other PC screens of a similar type and age to the 223V5. The average vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors of this type and age is 170°.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
At only 170 degrees, the Philips 223V5 has a quite narrow horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other PC screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the 223V5. The average horizontal viewing angle of PC screens of this age and spec is 170°, and the horizontal viewing angles range from 60° to 180°.
Quite Small Viewable Size Diagonal
The viewable size diagonals of comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the 223V5 range from 21mm to 940mm. The Philips 223V5 has one of the smaller viewable size diagonals (only 546 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to the 223V5 have display brightness of between 30 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m². The Philips 223V5 has one of the dimmer display brightness (only 250 candellas per square meter) amongst comparable spec PC displays of this age.
Fairly High Power Consumption When Off
The Philips 223V5 has one of the higher power consumptions when off (0.5 Watts) amongst comparable spec PC monitors of this age. PC displays of this age and type have power consumptions when off of between 0.1W and 21W.
3 Other reasons to consider the Philips 223V5
Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when this LCD screen was released.
10000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The highest contrast ratio of the Philips 223V5 is 10000000:1. That's 50% less contrast ratio than a 20000000:1 PC monitor, which is the most common contrast ratio.
LCD screens with a higher contrast ratio that might also be worth considering include the AOC e2250Swdnk (20000000:1) which is also cheaper.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on LCD screens of this type and age.
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1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD, HD
SRGB Display Feature
Separate H/V Sync
Digital Vertical Frequency
56 - 76
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83
Viewable Size Diagonal
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83
0.248 x 0.248
Display Colour Count
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
LCD, LCD/TFT, TFT
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
VGA (D-Sub) Port
AC Power in Port
Integrated TV Tuner
Recyclable Material Percentage
Heavy Metal Free Design
Hg (mercury), Pb (lead)
Integrated Card Reader
Linux Operating System
Mac Operating System
Mean Time Between Failures
Thin Client Installed
Ethernet LAN Port
-5 - 20
Cable Lock Slot
Plug and Play
On Screen Display Language
CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, TUR, UKR
On Screen Menu Display
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption When Off
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Annual Energy Consumption
Maximum Power Consumption
100 - 240, 24
AC Input Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
AC Input Voltage
100, 100-240, 24, 240
Relative Humidity Range
20 - 80
0 - 3658
0 - 12192
Relative Humidity Operating Range
20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40
Energy Star Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height With Stand
Depth With Stand
Width With Stand
Power Consumption When Active
555 x 414 x 107
Dimensions With Stand
503 x 376 x 213
Screen Format Adjustments
BSMI, CE Mark, FCC Class B, GOST, PSB, SASO, SEMKO, TUV/ISO9241-307, cETLus, WEEE
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Total running cost over 5 years
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 4 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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