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25" 20000000:1 LED May 2015
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18 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The writer at one expert review site said that this PC monitor was good. Hardware.info gave this PC screen an "Excellent" award.

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar and techradar.com/au/ the average expert rating of this PC screen is 80 out of 100.

Good Product Quality

A number of Philips 258B6QJEB reviewers who reviewed the product agreed that it was good quality. Graham gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and he said on Amazon this year “Decent quality Office monitor, good strong stable base with rotating VESA mount” in his review of this PC monitor. Expert website Techradar.com wrote “This Philips monitor boasts an excellent quality IPS panel”. Techradar said last year “Excellent image quality and adjustability” .

Good Size

Some Philips 258B6QJEB owners who reviewed this PC monitor said that it was thin. One Philips 258B6QJEB owner considered that the product was compact. Techradar.com wrote on expert website Techradar “It's a compact piece of kit compared to the many 27-inch” in their review of the Philips 258B6QJEB.

Good Picture Quality

Some Philips 258B6QJEB reviewers who reviewed it said that it had good picture quality. Last year Techradar said in their Philips 258B6QJEB review “Great overall image quality”.

Robust

Some Philips 258B6QJEB reviewers who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was well made. Graham gave it a rating of 4 stars and he said in his Philips 258B6QJEB review on Amazon a few weeks ago “Solid 2K monitor”. Techradar said in their review “Built, in stereo speakers are very tinny” and scored the product 80 out of 100.

Good Connectivity

One Philips 258B6QJEB owner who bought it considered that it was good in terms of connectivity. Techradar gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Plenty of connectivity options” in their review.

Good Technical Features

One person who purchased the Philips 258B6QJEB thought it had good features. Techradar rated the Philips 258B6QJEB 4 stars and wrote in their Philips 258B6QJEB review “Plenty of features”.

Nice Design

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the Philips 258B6QJEB was good looking. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com gave this PC monitor a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote “It sports a stylish design with very slim borders round the display” in their review of the Philips 258B6QJEB.

Philips Has Good PC Display Reviews

Philips medium monitors have good ratings on average and across all LCD screens Philips is one of the better rated manufacturers.

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LED Display Type

This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on PC displays of this spec and age.

Other flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available which you might want to look at include a cheaper PC screen such as the Eizo FlexScan EV2450[plb_2527294_price], or the HP EliteDisplay S270[plb_2562696_price] or you might consider a better rated PC screen such as the Samsung S27D850T[plb_3834049_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year, the 258B6QJEB has a built-in speaker.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other flatpanel monitors with a built-in speaker currently available including a cheaper PC monitor such as the Samsung S27E650X[plb_2979106_price] or you might consider a higher scoring PC monitor such as the Acer XB270H[plb_2658235_price].

Alternative PC displays which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to look at include the iiyama GB2788HS[plb_3102729_price].

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Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

With a vertical viewing angle of 178 degrees, the 258B6QJEB has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other PC displays of a similar type and age to the 258B6QJEB. The average vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to the 258B6QJEB is 170°, and the vertical viewing angles range from 10° to 180°.

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Fairly Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

PC displays that are a similar age to the 258B6QJEB have horizontal viewing angles of between 18° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The 258B6QJEB has one of the wider horizontal viewing angles (178 degrees) amongst PC monitors of this age.

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Quite Long Mean Time Between Failures

Similar spec PC monitors that came out around the same time as the 258B6QJEB have mean time between failures of between 30h and 70,000h, and the average mean time between failures is 49,000h. At 70,000 hours, the 258B6QJEB has a quite long mean time between failures compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the 258B6QJEB.

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Fairly Bright Display Brightness

The 258B6QJEB has a quite bright display brightness (350 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec. The dimmest display brightness of similar spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the 258B6QJEB is 25 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,700 cd/m².

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2560 X 1440 Graphics Resolution

The Philips 258B6QJEB has a maximum resolution of 2560 x 1440. That's 78% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC screen, which is the most common resolution. Across all medium monitors that have been around for more than a year the best resolution is 4096 x 2160 and the worst is 720 x 400.

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Fairly Many Recyclable Material Percentage

The 258B6QJEB has one of the more recyclable material percentages (65 percent) amongst similar spec LCD screens of this age. The least recyclable material percentage of LCD screens that have been available for more than a year is 25% and the most is 100%.

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10 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

One Philips 258B6QJEB owner mentioned in their reviews that the Philips 258B6QJEB was not cheap. Techradar mentioned in October last year “Too expensive compared to one main competitor” in their review.

One customer who bought it reckoned that it was not a bargain for the price. Techradar.com said on Techradar “Looks slick with its thin bezels, though it isn't cheap compared to rivals” in their review of this PC monitor yet they rated it 4 stars.

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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most medium monitors that have been available for more than a year have between two and five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the 258B6QJEB which has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Recent Price Increase of £14.30

The 258B6QJEB has increased in price by £14.30 in the last 50 days.

Only Two USB Type-A Downstream Ports

The 258B6QJEB is a two USB Type-A downstream port PC screen. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 258B6QJEB have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most PC monitors that were released around the same time as the 258B6QJEB do not have a built-in camera. The Philips 258B6QJEB is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most comparable spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the 258B6QJEB are not 3D compatible. The Philips 258B6QJEB is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

PC screens which are 3D compatible that might be worth considering include the Samsung S29E790C[plb_2827679_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most PC displays of this type and age do not have an integrated card reader. The Philips 258B6QJEB is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

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Only HD HD Type

This LCD screen has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to it.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

Most comparable spec PC screens that have been around for more than a year have between one and eight USB 3.0 ports, including the 258B6QJEB which has two USB 3.0 ports.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 14 milliseconds, the 258B6QJEB has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the 258B6QJEB. Across all the comparable spec PC displays that have been available for around the same time as the 258B6QJEB the response times range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Philips 258B6QJEB

Average Running Costs

The 258B6QJEB has an average 5 year running cost of £43 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 505 medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this PC screen was released.

Average Width

At 571 millimeters, the Philips 258B6QJEB has a pretty average width compared to most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the 258B6QJEB.

If you don't mind having a wider width then you might want to look at the Acer H257HU[plb_2712612_price] (570mm) which is also cheaper.

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PC Audio in
Headphone Output
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USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
HDMI Port
DVI-D Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
DVI Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
USB Hub Version
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Built-In USB Hub
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Built-In Speaker
Built-In Camera
RMS Rated Audio Power
Loudspeaker
Integrated TV Tuner
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Heavy Metal Free Design
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Pivot Angle
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Swivelling Base
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VESA Mount Interface
VESA Mounting
Pivoting Base
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ECO Mode

1 Award

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Expert Reviews

(4)
11 December 2015

This Philips monitor boasts an excellent quality IPS panel, and looks slick with its thin bezels, though it isn't cheap compared to rivals...

Excellent image quality and adjustability
High, resolution IPS panel
Smaller footprint than many rivals
Plenty of connectivity options
Highresolution IPS panel
Lower response time than some monitors
Built, in stereo speakers are very tinny
Larger monitors can be had for the same price
Builtin stereo speakers are very tinny
Pixels may be too small for some users
8 December 2015

This Philips monitor boasts an excellent quality IPS panel, and looks slick with its thin bezels, though it isn't cheap compared to rivals...

11 November 2015

What is the Philips 258B6QJEB? The Philips 258B6QJEB is a premium 25-inch monitor primarily aimed at the business market, but which will also be ideal for many a home too. It sports a stylish... Read more…

21 November 2015

De Philips 258B6QJEB, 272S4LPJCB en BDM3270QP zijn een mooie toevoeging aan het nog altijd groeiende aanbod aan WQHD-monitoren. Je kan niet zeggen dat je bij Philips niets te kiezen hebt, want het...

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 9 February 2016 by Graham
(Verified Purchase)

Decent quality Office monitor, good strong stable base with rotating VESA mount. NO Displayport cable supplied despite what it says on the Philips website.

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Electricity cost when switched on £39.42
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £42.46
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.21 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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