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23 Reasons For
Good Product Quality
A few customers who purchased the product wrote that it was good quality. Andy gave it a score of 4 stars and he said “Great Picture quality and versatile” in his review. Dan P wrote “Overall excellent quality of both picture” in his review of the Samsung U28E850R. Dan P also wrote “Picture quality is stunning”.
Several customers who reviewed the Samsung U28E850R said that it was good looking. In August last year Fetish_2000 rated the Samsung U28E850R 99 out of 100 and said in their review of the Samsung U28E850R “A beautifully intuitive joystick driven menu-interface”. Fetish_2000 also said “Causal general use (webpage content was beautiful, iTunes library looked extremely sharp, Photos popped when viewed”. Fetish_2000 also wrote “Beautifully rich, with a staggering amount of colour depth”.
A Best Selling Product
The U28E850R is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased PC monitors in the last 3 months.
User Reviews Are Average
Users have rated this medium monitor on average 77%.
Good Picture Quality
A number of customers wrote in their reviews that it had good picture quality. Andy wrote in his Samsung U28E850R review “Great Picture quality and versatile” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Dan P mentioned on Amazon in August this year “Picture quality is stunning” in his review of this PC monitors and rated this PC monitors 5 stars.
One Samsung U28E850R owner who reviewed it mentioned that it had clear images. In August this year J. A. Burt wrote “Colour depth and clarity is excellent”.
A number of Samsung U28E850R reviewers who reviewed the product considered that it was good value for money. Fetish_2000 scored it 99 out of 100 and wrote in their review of the Samsung U28E850R on Amazon “I thought the U28D590D was an exceptional monitor for the price/performance ratio, with an amazingly vibrant screen, excellent colour balance”.
One Samsung U28E850R reviewer mentioned that it was a bargain for the price. Elmo wrote on Amazon last year “Not as sharp as expected from a 4K - also feels cheap” although only rated it 20 out of 100.
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Several Samsung U28E850R reviewers who purchased it considered that it was good in terms of USB connections. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of the Samsung U28E850R on Amazon “I love the 3.0 USB ports and the ability to adjust height”. Dr. M. Hall said in their review of this PC monitors this year “It has a built in USB hub which I have an ethernet dongle”. Stephen Lowe wrote in his review of the Samsung U28E850R on Amazon “The screen is very nice and USB hub”.
Several customers who reviewed the Samsung U28E850R thought it was well made. Dr. M. Hall mentioned in their review of the Samsung U28E850R on Amazon this year “It has a built in USB hub which I have an ethernet dongle”. A few weeks ago Kieron said in their review of the Samsung U28E850R on Amazon “It's a shame, as the monitor itself appears to be of a good build”.
Easy to Use
One person considered that this PC monitors was easy to use. Fetish_2000 said “A beautifully intuitive joystick driven menu-interface” in their review.
Good Technical Features
One Samsung U28E850R owner who bought this PC monitors reckoned that it had good features. A few weeks ago Dan P mentioned “Excellent picture & features”.
One customer concluded that the Samsung U28E850R was a good depth. J. A. Burt wrote “Colour depth and clarity is excellent” and rated the product 99 out of 100.
One Samsung U28E850R owner considered that it had good customer support. R mentioned in August last year “Fortunately Amazon customer support caught the slack”.
Four USB Type-A Downstream Ports
The U28E850R is a four USB Type-A downstream port PC monitor.
Price Drop of £46.37
In the last 45 days the U28E850R has dropped in price by £46.37.
Samsung PC Screens Have Good Reviews
Medium monitors produced by Samsung have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all LCD screens (not just medium monitors) and found that Samsung also has good reviews across its entire range.
Mega Contrast Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
The dynamic contrast ratio marketing name of the this PC display are Mega Contrast, which is the most commonly found dynamic contrast ratio marketing name on PC monitors of this spec and age.
Two HDMI Ports
Most similar spec PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to the U28E850R have between one and three HDMI ports, including the U28E850R which has two HDMI ports.
3840 X 2160 Graphics Resolution
The Samsung U28E850R has a maximum resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC screen, which is the most frequently found resolution.
A 3840 x 2160 graphics resolution is actually the best resolution across all comparable spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as the U28E850R.
The worst resolution amongst comparable types of LCD screen is 720 x 400.
Quite Bright Display Brightness
When compared to other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to the U28E850R, the display brightness of the U28E850R of 370 candellas per square meter is one of the brightest. The display brightness of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the U28E850R range from 25 cd/m² to 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².
Four USB 2.0 Ports
The Samsung U28E850R is a four USB 2.0 port PC monitor. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec have between one and four USB 2.0 ports.
Quite Big Viewable Width
The smallest viewable width of PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the U28E850R is 280mm and the biggest is 880mm. The Samsung U28E850R has one of the bigger viewable widths (620.93 millimeters) amongst PC screens of this age.
Fairly Big Viewable Height
At 341.28 millimeters, the U28E850R has a fairly big viewable height compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the U28E850R. The smallest viewable height of medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the U28E850R is 230mm and the biggest is 630mm.
Quite Fast Response Time
The U28E850R has a very fast response time (only 1 millisecond) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to the U28E850R. The response times of similar spec PC screens that came out around the same time as the U28E850R range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 5.8ms.
10 Reasons Against
Unacceptable Noise Level
One Samsung U28E850R owner who bought the product reckoned that it was not noisy. A few weeks ago Dan P mentioned “The first one I had delivered was faulty as there was noise (random dots) appearing in dark areas of the picture” in his Samsung U28E850R review.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The Samsung U28E850R does not have a built-in speaker. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the U28E850R do have a built-in speaker.
Other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker that you might want to consider include the Philips BDM3270QP (£383.14), the LG 34UM67-P (£490.90), or the Acer B326HULA (£399.99) which also has a higher rating.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The U28E850R does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other LCD screens of this type and age also do not have a built-in camera.
Not 3D Compatible
The Samsung U28E850R is not 3D compatible. Most of the other LCD screens that have been around for more than a year are also not 3D compatible.
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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The U28E850R does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other PC displays of this spec and age also do not have an integrated card reader.
Pricey for a PC Display of a Similar Age and Spec
We think this PC display looks expensive compared to other PC screens of a similar spec and age. The price range of PC screens of a similar spec and age is from £51 to £5,066.
Only HD HD Type
This flatpanel monitor has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is typical of many LCD screens of a similar age and type to it.
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC screen has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is typical of many LCD screens of a comparable age and type to it.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
The narrowest vertical viewing angle of LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to the U28E850R is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°. At only 160 degrees, the U28E850R has a fairly narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the U28E850R.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
At only 170 degrees, the Samsung U28E850R has a fairly narrow horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the U28E850R. PC monitors that were launched around the same time as the U28E850R have horizontal viewing angles of between 18° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.
2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung U28E850R
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Samsung released the U28E850R.
LED Display Type
This PC screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many comparable spec LCD screens that were released more than a year ago.
We compared this PC display to all the other PC screens that have an LED Display and we think the T27D590CW (£290.56), and the S24E650MW (£293.84) both from Samsung or the Acer H277HU which has a better Rating is also worth considering.
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