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This PC screen received a rating of 85 out of 100 from expert review website playwares.com.
Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
The dynamic contrast ratio marketing name of the this PC display are Mega Contrast, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.
Samsung Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews
We checked 3,465 expert and user reviews for Samsung PC screens and found that on average Samsung has good reviews. We also found that Samsung has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found graphics resolution on PC monitors of a comparable age and type to it.
9 Reasons Against
Owner Reviews Are Poor
S24D360HL owners on average rated this PC display 60%. This Samsung PC display in the bottom 5% of all the PC displays of this age and type when ranked by user rating.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The S24D360HL does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other PC screens of this spec and age.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The S24D360HL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than a year also do not have a built-in camera.
Not 3D Compatible
The S24D360HL is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the S24D360HL are also not 3D compatible.
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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
Like most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the S24D360HL, the Samsung S24D360HL does not have an integrated card reader.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
Across all the LCD screens that are a similar age to the S24D360HL the display brightness range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². The S24D360HL has a very dim display brightness (only 25 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released one year ago.
Only HD HD Type
This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on PC screens of this age and type.
Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on similar spec PC screens that were released more than a year ago.
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is typical of many PC monitors of a similar type and age to it.
4 Other reasons to consider the Samsung S24D360HL
OK Running Costs
Based on average energy prices we estimate that the S24D360HL will cost £36 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 486 medium monitors that have been around for more than a year.
Released Over a Year Ago
This Samsung PC monitor has been on the market for over a year.
LED Display Type
This LCD screen has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on PC monitors of a similar age and spec to it.
+2 Other reasons
At 547.3 millimeters, the Samsung S24D360HL has a pretty average width compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the S24D360HL.
1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD, HD
Display Colour Count
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
Ports & Interfaces
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Integrated TV Tuner
Mac Operating System
Windows Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 8.1 x64
My dlink online service is pretty cool and works well, although there aren't many "features." iPad, iPhone apps work. Might be nice to add non-d-link cameras to service (or pc/laptop based... Read more…
Seems these new things always have buggy software, fair enough, I can tolerate some glitches to get the latest hotness
Good stuff that works: 1 264 encoding, 2 multiple streams and 3) good apps to view via ipadios
New product only on firmware v 1.01, so its bound to get better Buy it now and avoid being stuck with mjpg inefficiencies
Some comments about the nylon pivot ball on the stand (which really isn't that bad unless you plan to be moving the camera around a lot). Note that this screws into a standard 14 20 hole on the back
In the box: AC adapter has a very long power cable 10ft) which is nice. Also comes with a flat ethernet cable in matching white. Nice touch
Good stuff that should work, but may be a bit buggy: Passive IR Motion detection seems too sensitive
SD Card recording -- mostly works but had to reset a couple times to get it going (see dlink forums
Auto switching from daylight mode to IR mode happens too soon for some folks taste (still enough light in room), and the threshold is not adjustable. Picture, however, is fine either way
Needed to use IE (vs Firefox) for web admin interface, due to some conflict w java, active x and firefox and possibly VLC
Good stuff that should be easiermore flexible: Email uploading should be able to check email settings to confirm they work. Email of multiple still shots could consolidate to 1 email instead of (for e
First of all, I'm a techie and own several other IP cameras. Never have I spent so much time setting up a new camera. This took me over 2 hours to set up because I had to keep entering the same... Read more…
Inside the case the camera is powered by a Grain Media GM8126 SoC which has an embedded H.264 encoder as well as MPEG-4/JPEG and also manages the Ethernet connection. It has 128MB SDRAM and 16 MB... Read more…
This is the second DLink camera I own, the first being a DCS-5009L. The 942L is similar in some instances, setup can be a little cumbersome if initially setup on a PC that does not have Java... Read more…
This camera is decent with the features it comes with, BUT I personally would not pay the retail price this camera commands.
On paper, it looks like a great camera, but once you actually set it up... Read more…
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.18 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 5 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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