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Samsung S27D390
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Samsung S27D390 PC Monitor

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27" 1920 X 1080 LED 625.2mm Mar 2014
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21 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

The writers at two expert review sites both liked this medium monitor. The reviewer at Digitaltrends.com gave this PC display a "Recommended Product" award, confirming their endorsement and the editor of Ua.gecid.com gave it an "Original Design" award and decided it was carefully designed.

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this LCD screen is 74% based on three expert reviews from sites including Digitaltrends.com, macnn.com and reviewed.com.

Good Owner Reviews

On average, people who bought this flatpanel monitor rated it as 84%.

Nice Design

A number of customers who bought this PC monitor considered that it was good looking. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Samsung S27D390 on Amazon “And its very eye catching in its construction”. Neil gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and he said “All you have to do is fit the column (nice looking ) to the black Base”. Expert website Reviewed.com wrote two years ago “A 27-inch display that's as much a fashionable desktop accessory as it is a useful tool” and gave the Samsung S27D390 a score of 77 out of 100.

A few customers who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was neat. Mr. J. A. Thomas said in October last year “I'm sure when I set it up properly again it will look smart and neat, hoping it will last me a good number of years! Colour”. Mr. J. A. Thomas also mentioned “It's fine and neat”.

Some Samsung S27D390 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Samsung S27D390 was a good design. Last year Nohackz scored the product 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Samsung S27D390 “Amazingly Bright Screen Crystal Clear Picture Great Colors Sleek Design Its Thinner Than My Finger Gaming Mode Function Cons”.

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Good Product Quality

Seven customers wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. Alegeek wrote on Amazon “It's a fantastic screen with amazing picture quality”. A few weeks ago Amazon Customer scored the product 5 stars and mentioned “Excellent quality” in their Samsung S27D390 review. Asma P. mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Good quality monitor”.

Good Size

Two people thought this PC monitor was thin.

Several customers who reviewed this PC monitor agreed that it was a good height. Last year Neil mentioned on Amazon “Now theredoesn't seem to be anyway to adjust tilt and height”. Scott Essam said “It is, as many others have said, completely let down by the lack of tilt/height adjustments” but even so he gave it a score of 3 stars.

One person who reviewed the product thought it was good structurally.

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Reasonably Priced

Some Samsung S27D390 reviewers who bought it considered that it was good value for money. Mikey scored the Samsung S27D390 very highly and wrote in their review on Amazon “Great monitor for the price - really clear, perfect to design / code on”. Stephen Murphy said on Amazon “Good price too”.

Several Samsung S27D390 reviewers mentioned that the product was a bargain for the price. Asma P. gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote in their Samsung S27D390 review on Amazon “You can purchase cheap external speakers to go along with it which will be better choice as speakers on monitors tend to be low quality anyway”. Mr. J. A. Thomas said in October last year “I've found the angle to be fine, I can deal with not changing it ;” in their Samsung S27D390 review.

One person who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was cheap. Alegeek wrote in their review of the Samsung S27D390 “It seems to sit very nicely on my desk with no wobble! Highly recommend this monitor for anyone on a budget that wants a crisp clean picture” and scored the product 5 stars.

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Good Picture Quality

Some people who reviewed it agreed that it had good picture quality. Neil wrote “It showed great picture quality in my photos”. One customer mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Last year Asma P. gave it a score of 5 stars and said in their review of the Samsung S27D390 “Great colours and picture”.

Easy to Use

Two customers who reviewed the product agreed that it was easy to use the menus. Andy M wrote on Amazon “The settings are fine out of the box”. One Samsung S27D390 owner who bought it considered that it was easy to use. Digitaltrends.com gave it a score of 4 stars and wrote “The practical benefit is not the availability of 4K.”.

Robust

One Samsung S27D390 owner who purchased it concluded that it was strong and durable. Andy M mentioned in his review on Amazon in October last year “It looks smart and feels sturdy” and gave it an excellent review score. One customer who bought the product reckoned that it was well made.

Good Connectivity

One Samsung S27D390 owner said in their reviews that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Macnn.com wrote “HDMI, DVI, HD, full HD, 4k” in their review of this PC monitor.

Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name

The dynamic contrast ratio marketing name of this PC display is Mega Contrast, which is typical of many comparable spec PC monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Samsung Has Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

Samsung has good average reviews for its medium monitors as well as across its entire PC display range.

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LED Display Type

This PC monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC displays that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

Alternative LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available which you might want to consider include the Benq GW2750[plb_2446079_price] which is cheaper; or the iiyama XB2780HSU[plb_1370714_price], or the Eizo Flexscan EV2336W[plb_1716850_price] which has better reviews.

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Quite Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years range from 60° to 1,800°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. With a horizontal viewing angle of 178 degrees, the S27D390 has one of the wider horizontal viewing angles amongst PC displays of this age.

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Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

At 178 degrees, the Samsung S27D390 has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the S27D390. Medium monitors that were released more than two years ago have vertical viewing angles of between 50° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°.

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal

Flatpanel monitors of a similar spec and age to the S27D390 have screen sizes of between 28cm and 770cm, and the average display diagonal is 65cm. With a display diagonal of 68.6 centimeters, the S27D390 has a fairly big display diagonal compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the S27D390.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The dimmest display brightness of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the S27D390 is 30 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,700 cd/m². At 300 candellas per square meter, the S27D390 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the S27D390.

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1080p Video Mode

This LCD screen has a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many PC screens of this age and type.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found graphics resolution on comparable spec PC displays that were launched more than two years ago.

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Very Low Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode

The S27D390 has a quite low power consumption when in PowerSave mode (only 0.3 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec PC screens that came out around the same time as the S27D390. Medium monitors that were released more than two years ago have power consumptions when in PowerSave mode of between 0.14W and 80W.

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7 Reasons Against

Only Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio

This PC display has a Mega Contrast dynamic contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found dynamic contrast ratio on flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other PC displays that have been available for more than two years, the S27D390 does not have a built-in speaker.

We think you might also be interested in alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker including the AOC I2460[plb_2045326_price] which is also higher rated.

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Not 3D Compatible

The S27D390 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to the S27D390 are also not 3D compatible.

If you would prefer a PC screen that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the XL2420[pl_1453626_price], or the XL2411[pl_2130532_price] both from Benq or the Asus VG248QE[plb_1529549_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The S27D390 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec also do not have a built-in camera.

Other PC screens which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to consider include the Philips 272C4QPJKAB[plb_1532812_price], or the AOC I2472[plb_2126699_price].

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most LCD screens of this age and type do not have an integrated card reader. The Samsung S27D390 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 commonly found HD type on similar spec LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Only One HDMI Port

Most medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years have between one and three HDMI ports, including the S27D390 which has one HDMI port.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Samsung S27D390

OK Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this LCD screen is A. The average running cost of the S27D390 is £38 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 998 PC displays of this age and type.

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£3.22 Price Increase

The S27D390 has increased in price by £3.22 in the last 32 days.

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this medium monitor was released.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display 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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2 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(6)
30 September 2014

Perfect for the easy-to-please At $300, the Samsung S27D390 is not an outstanding value. In fact, that price is about average for a 27-inch display with an IPS panel. But that's not what Samsung...

8 August 2014

Buzzwords and acronyms abound when talking about monitors. HDMI, DVI, HD, full HD, 4k, and these just skim the surface. With the proliferation of super-high resolution computer monitors adding to... Read more…

Choosing between the Acer K272HUL and Samsung S27D390H based on image quality alone would be almost impossible. Fortunately, Samsung's option has a trump card that makes your decision easier: the...

Digitaltrends.com

14 March 2014
15 September 2014

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Good color accuracy
Quality panel
Good color controls for the price
Excellent color accuracy
Perfect 2.2 gamma
Bad ergonomic adjustments
VGA and HDMI Why not DVI and HDMI
Only offers 96 percent of sRGB gamut
Poor onscreen controls
Flimsy stand with no VESA mount
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User Reviews

(69)
Reviewed 21 October 2014 by KnottyAsh
KnottyAsh would recommend the Samsung S27D390H

Does what we want. Simple to connect. Not too bothered about any special features...

Reviewed 18 November 2014 by Frogy66
Frogy66 would recommend the Samsung S27D390H

Good quality colour Specialy for gaming Good size and cheap...

Reviewed 13 January 2015 by Harry626
Harry626 would recommend the Samsung S27D390H

Picture quality is great especially for gaming! Really thin and doesn't take up a lot of space. Maybe it could do with an extra HDMI port, so maybe consider buying an HDMI splitter. Otherwise a... Read more…

Reviewed 18 November 2014 by J&S
J&S would recommend the Samsung S27D390H

Bought in an emergency, as the old one failed suddenly. This one does everything I need...

Reviewed 10 February 2015 by Steevead
Steevead would recommend the Samsung S27D390H

It works great. I got a second one...

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Electricity cost when switched on £35.25
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.18 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 5 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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