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12 Reasons For
Good Expert Reviews
This Philips PC display received a score of 80 out of 100 from expert review website PC Mag.
Running Costs Are Low
The 277E6 is in the cheapest 12% of all 486 PC monitors of a comparable age and spec that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 277E6 is only £33.
Two Philips 277E6 owners reckoned that this PC monitors was good value for money. Pcmag.com wrote on expert website PC Mag “It's affordable.”. Pc Mag said in their review of the Philips 277E6 last year “Reasonably priced”.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitors was thick. Pcmag.com said on expert review site PC Mag “The Philips 277E6QDSD/27 is a 27-inch In-Plane Switching (IPS) monitor that offers good gray-scale performance, wide viewing angles” in their review of this PC monitors.
Philips Has Good PC Display Reviews
Philips is one of the superior LCD screen manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Philips also has good ratings for its medium monitors.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Philips 277E6 has a built-in speaker. Most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age also have a built-in speaker.
With a viewable width of 597.89 millimeters, the Philips 277E6 has one of the bigger viewable widths amongst similar spec flatpanel monitors of this age. The average viewable width of medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the 277E6 is 530mm, and the viewable widths range from 280mm to 880mm.
Fairly Big Viewable Height
Across all the medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 277E6 the viewable heights range from 230mm to 630mm, and the average viewable height is 320mm. At 336.31 millimeters, the Philips 277E6 has a fairly big viewable height compared to most of the other PC screens that were released one year ago.
Quite Bright Display Brightness
The Philips 277E6 has a fairly bright display brightness (300 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable type and age to the 277E6. The display brightness of flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 277E6 range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².
Quite Big Display Diagonal
The screen sizes of PC monitors of this type and age range from 48cm to 110cm. At 68.6 centimeters, the Philips 277E6 has a quite big display diagonal compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and spec to the 277E6.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This PC screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many LCD screens of a comparable age and type to it.
At only 48 millimeters, the Philips 277E6 is fairly shallow compared to most of the other PC screens of this spec and age. The average depth of medium monitors that came out around the same time as the 277E6 is 89mm, and the depths range from 15mm to 700mm.
8 Reasons Against
Recent Price Increase of £27.14
The 277E6 has increased in price by £27.14 in the last 50 days.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Philips 277E6 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC screens of a similar type and age to the 277E6 also do not have a built-in camera.
We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a built-in camera to this flatpanel monitor and we think the Philips 221S6QYKMB (£137.49), or the Asus VK248H is also worth considering.
Not 3D Compatible
The Philips 277E6 is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other flatpanel monitors of this spec and age are also not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The Philips 277E6 does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other PC monitors of a similar age and type to the 277E6 also do not have an integrated card reader.
+5 More reasons against
Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium monitors that came out more than a year ago.
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on similar spec LCD screens that have been around for a comparable time to it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other flatpanel monitors that have a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels currently available including cheaper PC monitors such as the Lenovo T2424z (£194.93), or the HP Pavilion 24cw (£139.97).
If you would prefer an LCD screen with a more display resolution then you might also want to consider the DELL UltraSharp 24 (£171.00) (1920 x 1200 and higher rated).
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found typical contrast ratio on PC screens of this age and type.
Quite Short Mean Time Between Failures
The shortest mean time between failures of similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for more than a year is 30h and the longest is 70,000h. At only 30,000 hours, the Philips 277E6 has a fairly short mean time between failures compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 277E6.
3 Other reasons to consider the Philips 277E6
Released Over a Year Ago
This PC screen was released over a year ago.
LED Display Type
This PC screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC screens of a similar age and type to it.
Alternative LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available that you might want to look at include the Samsung T24D390EW (£194.20) which has a better Rating.
20000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The Philips 277E6 has a maximum contrast ratio of 20000000:1. That's over four times the contrast ratio of the most common dynamic contrast ratio of 5000000:1.
We compared all the other PC screens that have a 20000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio to this PC screen and we think the Philips 237E7QDSB (£132.69) which is cheaper; or the Benq EW2750ZL (£176.15) which has a better Rating are also worth considering.
PC screens with a higher contrast ratio that might also be worth looking at include the Viewsonic VX2363SMHL (50000000:1 and higher rated); or the Asus VE278 (50000000:1 and cheaper).
+1 Other reason
1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD, HD
Mobile High-Definition Link
SRGB Display Feature
Separate H/V Sync
Vertical Scan Range
56 - 75
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83
0.311 x 0.311
Display Colour Count
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
PC Audio in
VGA (D-Sub) Port
RMS Rated Audio Power
Integrated TV Tuner
Heavy Metal Free Design
Hg (mercury), Pb (lead)
Mac Operating System
Mean Time Between Failures
Thin Client Installed
-5 - 20
Cable Lock Slot
Plug and Play
On Screen Display Language
CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, TUR, UKR
On Screen Menu Display
Power Consumption When Off
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
110 - 240, 24
AC Input Frequency
50, 50/60, 60
AC Input Voltage
110, 110-240, 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
Weight With Stand
Height With Stand
Depth With Stand
Width With Stand
26.9 x 21.3 x 4.3
Power Consumption When Active
682 x 542 x 109
Dimensions With Stand
640 x 478 x 235
BSMI, CE Mark, cETLus, FCC Class B, GOST, PSB, SASO, SEMKO, TCO 6.0, TUV/ISO9241-307, WEEE, SGS Cert. - blue light cut-off
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.16 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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