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Philips 234E5 PC Monitor

23" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Jan 2014
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19 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Advisor.co.uk, macworld.co.uk and playwares.com the average expert rating of this PC display is 80 out of 100.

Reasonably Priced

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the Philips 234E5 was a bargain for the price. Macworld.co.uk gave the Philips 234E5 a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote two years ago “We look at Philips' cheap IPS screen to find out where” in their Philips 234E5 review.

One customer thought the Philips 234E5 was good value for money. Macworld.co.uk mentioned two years ago “The Philips 234E5QHAW is a good value IPS panel at the popular 23in size” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Good Product Quality

Some people who reviewed the Philips 234E5 reckoned that it was good quality. Macworld.co.uk mentioned in their review of the Philips 234E5 two years ago “AHIPS, good quality display, great viewing angles, easy to use menu controls, nice looks”. Macworld.co.uk also wrote “Not 100 sRGB coverage, poor stand, average build quality average, not a lot of interfaces”.

Robust

A few Philips 234E5 owners who reviewed the Philips 234E5 concluded that it was well made. Two years ago expert review site Techworld.com wrote in their review of the Philips 234E5 “Externally the display is built to a very hi”.

Easy to Use

One Philips 234E5 owner said in their reviews that it was easy to use.

Good Connectivity

One Philips 234E5 owner who reviewed it reckoned that it was good in terms of connectivity. Expert review site Techworld.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “It's a very smart-looking display with excellent colour reproduction and great connectivity options made available at a very competitive price”.

Good Brand

On average Philips medium monitors have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all PC screens manufactured by Philips.

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LED Display Type

This PC screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to it.

We compared this flatpanel monitor to all the other PC displays that have an LED Display and we think the Asus VS239[plb_1386925_price], and the V7 L23600WHS[plb_2386169_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Quite Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the PC displays that came out more than two years ago the vertical viewing angles range from 50° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°. With a vertical viewing angle of 178 degrees, the Philips 234E5 has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the 234E5.

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Fairly Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

At 178 degrees, the Philips 234E5 has a quite wide horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other similar spec PC monitors that were released more than two years ago. The average horizontal viewing angle of PC monitors that have been available for a similar time to the 234E5 is 170°, and the horizontal viewing angles range from 60° to 1,800°.

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Fairly Many Recyclable Material Percentage

The recyclable material percentages of flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago range from 25% to 100%. With a recyclable material percentage of 100 percent, the Philips 234E5 has a quite many recyclable material percentage compared to most of the other PC monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 234E5.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the 234E5 have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Philips 234E5 which has two HDMI ports.

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Quite High RMS Rated Audio Power

Across all the similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to the 234E5 the RMS rated audio powers range from 0.5W to 49W, and the average RMS rated audio power is 5.2W. With an RMS rated audio power of 10 Watts, the Philips 234E5 has one of the higher RMS rated audio powers amongst medium monitors of this age.

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1080p Video Mode

This PC monitor has a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly found video mode on LCD screens that came out around the same time as it.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This PC screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found graphics resolution on comparable spec PC screens that are a similar age to it.

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Has One Cable Included

The number of cables included found on the Philips 234E5 is more than most medium monitors that came out around the same time as it. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included found on LCD screens of this age and type.

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Light

The lightest LCD screen of this type and age is 3g weight and the heaviest is 39kg. With a weight of only 3.1 kilograms, the Philips 234E5 is fairly light compared to most of the other LCD screens that have been around for a similar time to the 234E5.

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Short

The heights of flatpanel monitors that were released around the same time as the 234E5 range from 41mm to 4,800mm. At only 325 millimeters, the Philips 234E5 is quite short compared to most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Shallow

The Philips 234E5 is one of the shallower comparable spec PC displays that have been available for more than two years (only 45 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. The average depth of similar spec PC displays that were released more than two years ago is 110mm, and the depths range from 12mm to 560mm.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Philips 234E5 does not have a built-in speaker, although keep in mind that most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to the 234E5 also do not have a built-in speaker.

We compared all the other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker to this PC monitor and we think the AOC E2450SW[plb_1519050_price] or the Asus VX238[plb_1564476_price], or the Benq BL2405[plb_1731288_price] are also worth considering.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Philips 234E5 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 234E5 are also not 3D compatible.

PC displays which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the HP LP2065[plb_1468281_price] or the AOC i2367[plb_1947779_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for more than two years, the Philips 234E5 does not have a built-in camera.

We think you might also be interested in alternative LCD screens which also have a built-in camera including the Asus VK228H[plb_1386924_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the 234E5 do not have an integrated card reader. The Philips 234E5 is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

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Only HD HD Type

This flatpanel monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on LCD screens of a comparable age and type to it.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 14 milliseconds, the Philips 234E5 has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of this type and age. The response times of comparable spec PC screens that were released more than two years ago range from 1ms to 40ms.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Philips 234E5

OK Running Costs

This PC display has an efficiency rating of B, and the 234E5 is typical compared to the other 998 PC screens of this spec and age that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 234E5 will cost £48 over 5 years to run.

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market for over two years.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.

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Average Width

At 532 millimeters, the Philips 234E5 has a fairly standard width compared to most of the other comparable spec PC displays that were launched more than two years ago.

Other PC monitors with a wider width that you might want to look at include the Acer S230[plb_1437679_price] (548mm) which is also cheaper.

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Expert Reviews

(5)
9 April 2014

The Philips 235E5 is a promising monitor let down by poor contrast performance. Otherwise, it's a very smart-looking display with excellent colour reproduction and great connectivity options made...

3 April 2014

Our review model, the Philips 234E5QDAB/00 is finished in black and includes optional multimedia capabilities, and white versions are also available with and without multimedia support. See all... Read more…

14 March 2014

The Philips 234E5QHAW is a good value IPS panel at the popular 23in size. It should have reasonable luminance consistency but good colour coverage and accuracy. There's some penny-pinching on the...

Cheap
AHIPS, good quality display, great viewing angles, easy to use menu controls, nice looks
HDMI and MHL connectivity, speakers, ultrathin bezel
Not 100 sRGB coverage, poor stand, average build quality average, not a lot of interfaces
7 April 2014

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17 January 2014

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 14 September 2014 by Hornet

Got this for gaming and occasional movie watching on my desk and I must say that I am really impressed! it is quite easy to set up and not complicated.Picture quality is really impressive as the... Read more…

Pros. ..
All parts and accessories are good, seems to operate ok, downloads only to PC, quality good for its size
Very small package, complete usefull accessories, coulld be great, good audio and clear picture
This is only the second review of anything I have ever submitted, but felt that the Bissell 1940 Steam Mop deserved a positive review. Our 30 year old light colored linoleum floor has practically no w
Solid, easy to fill tank, comes with 2 sets of 2 pads each, does not flood the floors, has a handy scrubbing brush. Good surface coverage (the pad is large enough) and the mop is heavy enough to provi
One the little camera holders was broke out the package the camera isn't worth having
Only flaw is images is close up only, this doesn't work well for general on person carry. Too jiggly, need to be wide angle only to capture entire view. I don't know if I'll use it otherwise
Does not unload on Mac, only PC, Most annoying is the lens is only close up, no wide angle, So close up image is very shakey definetely needs wide angle only
The heavy duty mop pad curls under the mop, along the front, during use. It absolutely does not stay in place during heavy moping. The solution is to sew a piece of velcro to the tag that is near the
I wish the handle twisted 90 degrees for compact storage (but show me one mop that does that)

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £43.26
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £46.30
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Energy Rating
0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 234e5q, 234e5qh, 234e5qs, 234e5qhs, 234e5qsb, 234e5qhsw, 234e5qsb00, 234e5qsb93, 234e5qsb01, apple 234e5, 234e5qhsw93, philips code, apple 234e5q, philips 234e5, apple 234e5qd, apple 234e5qda, philips 234e5q, philips 100x100, philips 234e5qh, apple 234e5qdab, philips p154622, philips 234e5qd, philips p154622p, philips 234e5qda, philips 234e5qha, philips phl234e5, philips 234e5qhs, philips 234e5qdab, philips 234e5qhaw
Barcodes 00712581675608, 00871258169135, 02060464050018, 03609740047060, 04053162660571, 04054842123676, 05054533568853, 05711045786464, 06951613903216, 06951613903223, 06951613903230, 08712581675561, 08712581675578, 08712581675608, 08712581675615, 08712581675646, 08712581675653, 08712581691356, 08712581693299, 08712581704964, 08712581704971, 08712581717209, 08712581719630, 08712581721046, 08712581726492, 08806087011845

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