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#1

90

AW2518H

Alienware AW2518H

39 Reviews + 1 Award
tomshardware.com - Editor Approved
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£303.67

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24.5"
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£68
Over 5 years
Jul 2017
The highest scoring medium monitor around, with low running costs and very good features
#2

89

27MP37HQ

LG 27MP37HQ

5 Reviews
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£179.99

Amazon UK
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27"
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£39
Over 5 years
Feb 2015
A positively reviewed and low cost 27" flatpanel monitor, with very good features and very low running costs
#3

89

S27E591C

Samsung S27E591C

190 Reviews + 2 Awards
allround-pc.com - Value For Money Winneritc.ua - Recommended
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£298.71

Amazon UK
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27"
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£45
Over 5 years
Feb 2015
The highest scoring curved monitor on the market, with very low running costs and very good features
#4

87

KG271U

Acer KG271U

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£246.00

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27"
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£72
Over 5 years
Oct 2017
A newly released and affordable 27" flatpanel monitor, with satisfactory running costs and very good features
#5

87

G2790PX

AOC G2790PX

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£296.87

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27"
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£85
Over 5 years
Dec 2017
A stunningly cheap and new 27" flatpanel monitor, with alright running costs and great features
#6

87

S24E510C

Samsung S24E510C

11 Reviews
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£139.99

Overclockers UK
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24"
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£76
Over 5 years
Feb 2015
The cheapest curved monitor available, with alright running costs
#7

87

Q2790PQU/BT

AOC Q2790PQU/BT

uk.hardware.info - Excellent
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£339.98

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27"
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Aug 2017
A top-value and fully loaded 27" PC display, with a recent release date
#8

87

BE239QLBH

Asus BE239QLBH

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£199.99

Amazon UK
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23"
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£39
Over 5 years
Dec 2017
A recently released and bargain price 23" flatpanel monitor, with very low running costs and great features
#9

87

29UM65

LG 29UM65

219 Reviews + 3 Awards
gamezoom.net - Gold Awardua.gecid.com - Value For Moneyvido.com.ua - Recommended
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£400.80

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29"
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£79
Over 5 years
Mar 2014
An award winning and remarkably good value for money 29" flatpanel monitor, with moderate running costs and very good features
#10

86

ED273A

Acer ED273A

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£257.72

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27"
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£79
Over 5 years
Nov 2017
An astoundingly cheap and newly released 27" PC screen, with average running costs and very good features
#11

86

VP2468

Viewsonic VP2468

3 Reviews + 1 Award
Trusted Reviews - Recommended
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£249.00

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24"
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£58
Over 5 years
Jul 2016
The highest scoring 3D monitor on the market, with good features and low running costs
#12

86

C27FG73

Samsung C27FG73

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£347.71

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27"
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£97
Over 5 years
Jan 2018
The latest curved monitor around, with moderate running costs
#13

85

GW2265HM

Benq GW2265HM

40 Reviews + 1 Award
Expert Reviews - Budget Buy
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£96.85

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£78
Over 5 years
Jul 2015
An award winning and impressive value for money 21.5" flatpanel monitor, with OK running costs and good features
#14

85

E2278H

iiyama E2278H

18 Reviews
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£114.87

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21.5"
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£54
Over 5 years
Jul 2012
A top-value and classic 21.5" PC display, with very low running costs and good features
#15

85

Pavilion 22xw

HP Pavilion 22xw

28 Reviews
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£127.72

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£28
Over 5 years
Aug 2015
An extremely economical to run and very highly rated 21.5" flatpanel monitor, with good features and a very fair price
#16

85

XB270HBbmjdprz

Acer XB270HBbmjdprz

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£319.38

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£70
Over 5 years
Jun 2017
A fully featured and recently released 27" PC screen, with a good price and low running costs
#17

84

VN279H

Asus VN279H

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£119.99

Overclockers UK
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27"
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£92
Over 5 years
Aug 2016
A fully featured and excellent value for money 27" PC screen, with moderate running costs
#18

84

27MB65PY-B

LG 27MB65PY‑B

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£153.33

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27"
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£77
Over 5 years
Jul 2016
An extremely cheap but 2 year old 27" LCD screen, with moderate running costs and very good features
#19

84

E2460Phu

AOC E2460Phu

5 Reviews + 1 Award
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£127.98

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24"
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£35
Over 5 years
Feb 2016
A very economical to run and low cost 24" PC display, with good features
#20

84

UZ2215H

DELL UZ2215H

27 Reviews
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£129.00

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£65
Over 5 years
Dec 2014
An impressive value for money and classic 21.5" PC monitor, with good features and low running costs

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What Are The Best PC Monitor Brands?

We looked at the reviews for every PC monitor made by each brand and used this to calculate the average overall rating of each brand. The top rated PC monitor brand is Eizo with an average rating of 87%.

Logo Brand Number of PC Monitors Price Range Average Rating
Eizo logo Eizo PC Monitors 44 £157 - £3,768 87%
DELL logo DELL PC Monitors 149 £50 - £3,549 85%
Asus logo Asus PC Monitors 215 £57 - £1,500 85%
Benq logo Benq PC Monitors 120 £58 - £3,177 84%
LG logo LG PC Monitors 224 £55 - £1,341 84%
Viewsonic logo Viewsonic PC Monitors 92 £45 - £1,311 84%
Acer logo Acer PC Monitors 255 £50 - £1,158 84%
iiyama logo iiyama PC Monitors 159 £74 - £2,338 83%
Samsung logo Samsung PC Monitors 229 £65 - £9,000 82%
AOC logo AOC PC Monitors 149 £56 - £760 82%
NEC logo NEC PC Monitors 66 £66 - £7,068 79%
Hanns.G logo Hanns.G PC Monitors 32 £60 - £337 78%
HP logo HP PC Monitors 183 £45 - £2,558 78%
Philips logo Philips PC Monitors 168 £60 - £1,321 78%
Hannspree logo Hannspree PC Monitors 26 £61 - £273 70%
Neovo logo Neovo PC Monitors 34 £66 - £1,466 70%
Lenovo logo Lenovo PC Monitors 58 £55 - £693 66%
Fujitsu logo Fujitsu PC Monitors 35 £78 - £711 64%
Other brands Other PC Monitor Brands 84 £65 - £9,714

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

QWhat is 'viewing angle'?
AThe 'viewing angle' of a monitor constitutes where you can see the screen when looking at an angle - a larger viewing angle means it will be easy to see from a variety of positions, whereas a smaller viewing angle means you'll have to be much closer to the dead centre of the monitor to be able to see the screen properly.
QWhy is 'response time' important for a monitor?
AResponse time is how long it takes a signal from the TV box/Computer to be registered on the screen. This is important for playing video games - the lower the response time, the more fluid and responsive the action will be.
QWhat is 'HDMI'?
AHDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) is the standard connection used for connecting a monitor to a TV box or Computer. It allows for very high definition signals to be sent to the monitor, allowing the monitor to display the best quality image it can.
QWhy is a built-in camera helpful?
AA built-in camera is very helpful for videoconferencing and skype calls - it means you don't have to use a separate webcam for video calls.

PC Monitor Buying Guide

Finding the right PC monitor is easy if you know the basics about screen sizes, resolution and features. There are some great offers around and with newer technologies and higher resolution models becoming available, prices tend to drop significantly for well established models.

4K computer monitors offer an ultra-high resolution allowing for a huge amount of information to be displayed on the screen. Full HD screens in popular sizes between 19 and 24 inches are now very affordable and many retailers have time-limited deals available so it is always worth comparing prices to find a bargain.

Most computer monitors are from brands including BenQ, Asus, Dell, Hanns G, HP, LG and Samsung. Our buying guide will give you an overview of the specifications and features to look out for so you can buy your next computer screen with confidence.

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Screen Sizes

Computer monitors come in sizes ranging from a tiny 7 inches to a huge 70 inches although sizes between 19 and 24 inches are most common.

For basic web browsing and simple tasks a monitor between 19-21 inches will be sufficient. If you need more space to display photos, watch movies sort have multiple documents open at the same time, a monitor between 22-24 inches will be a good choice for your home or office. Even larger displays in the 40 or 50 inch range can replace a multi-monitor setup and show a number of charts and documents simultaneously.

When choosing a PC monitor, keep the size of your desk and workspace in mind as well. While a very large display might sound appealing it can look out of proportion if your available space is limited.

Aspect Ratio

Most popular monitors have an aspect ratio of 16:9, making them ideal to watch movies and display documents side-by-side. Some monitors have a aspect ratio of 16:10. This gives slightly more space vertically but results in black bars at the top and bottom of the screen when viewing 16:9 movies.

A monitor aspect ratio of 4:3 used to be the norm although this is now less common and widescreen monitors have established themselves as the new standard.

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Resolution

Full HD Monitors

Most monitors today have a resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels, which is the same as the resolution of Full HD LED TVs. This resolution allows you to play Full HD movies from Bluray and DVD at the best quality.

4K PC Monitors

Ultra high resolution monitors, also known as 4K monitors offer the highest display resolution on the market today. Combined with a large screen size, these UHD monitors offer a huge amount of display space to show a large amount of content at the same time. 4K monitors are ideal for productivity enthusiasts and usually have a native resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels.

Other Monitor Resolutions

Some monitors, usually with an aspect ratio of 16:10 and a display diagonal of 24 inches have a resolution of 1920 x 1200 also known as WUXGA, adding extra vertical pixels to accommodate the higher aspect ratio. Larger monitors, usually between 27 and 30 inches sometimes have a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels.

Before buying a monitor, make sure you check the output resolution of your graphics card to ensure the monitor’s native resolution is supported.

Connectivity

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Display Port

Designed and the successor to DVI, Display is still a relatively new technology and not very commonly found on PC monitors. Display Port technology has been designed by the Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) primarily to connect displays but it can also carry audio and USB data.

HDMI

High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is the current standard to transfer digital images and sound through a single cable. HDMI became popular with widescreen monitors and the fact that it is widely used means you can also connect DVD or Bluray players, games consoles and set-top boxes directly to your monitor. HDMI sockets are most commonly found on laptops but it also possible to connect HDMI to DVI using an adaptor cable.

DVI

Most PC monitors have a DVI socket, which is usually coloured white. Depending on the type, DVI can carry digital signals only (DVI-D) or both digital and analogue signals (DVI-I).

VGA / D-Sub 15

Once the most widely used what to connect computers to monitors, the Video Graphics Array (VGA) socket can still be found on many monitors, although it is now being replaced by HDMI and Display Port. VGA is an analogue-only connection using a 15-pin connector, which is usually coloured blue. Laptops usually use mini-VGA ports instead of a full-size VGA connector.

Picture Quality

Viewing Angle

The viewing angle is measured in degrees from the centre of the monitor and indicates how far you can move either vertically or horizontally for the picture to still be visible. If you are planning to use your computer monitor to watch films the horizontal viewing angle determines how far people can sit to either side of you and still have an enjoyable experience.

Matt & Glossy Screens

Glossy screens became popular as they tend to make colours appear more intense and the image might appear sharper. Glossy screens do have the downside that any nearly light sources or windows will create glare on the screen. If you use your PC monitor in a room where you are able to control the surrounding light, then a glossy screen can be a good choice. If you are working in an office or sit near a window and don’t want to close the blinds when the sun comes out, a matt screen will reduce reflections and glare and will be more comfortable to work with.

Response Time

A fast response time is particularly important when using the PC monitor to play games or watch fast moving sports as it prevents blur and keeps the image crisp. The response time measures how long it takes for a pixels to change it’s colour and brightness. A good monitor will have a response time of 2ms (milliseconds or 1/1000th of a second), while more affordable screen will have a slower response time of around 6-8ms.

Contrast Ratio, Black Levels & OLED Computer Monitors

Contrast ratio describes the difference between the brightest and darkest pixels the computer screen is able to display. Since some of the backlight will always shine through the screen on an LCD display, true blacks are impossible to achieve and you will at best see a very dark grey. To achieve true black which would result in an infinite contrast ratio, we will have to wait for OLED PC monitors to come to market. OLED TVs are already available and it will probably only be a matter of time until we see ultra-thin and even bendable OLED computer monitors.

Have a look at this amazing transparent OLED laptop screen from Samsung - a good indication of what is about to come in the future!

Features

Webcam

Integrated webcams are a common feature and help to reduce the number of cables on your desk. You can make Skype calls or use Google Hangouts without having to connect an external webcam. Keep in mind though, that built-in webcams tend to have an inferior picture quality compared to high quality external webcams.

USB Ports

Some monitors have integrated UDB 3.0 ports making it easy to connect a computer mouse, keyboard or a digital camera to download photos. This is handy if the number of USB ports on your computer is limited or you keep your computer below your desk where it is harder to reach.

TV Tuner

Some PC monitors have a built-in Freeview tuner, which allows you to receive and watch TV programmes on the monitor, even when it is not connected to a computer. Monitors with build-in tuners tend to be more expensive but this can be a good option if your space is limited and you want your monitor to double-up as a TV. Alternatively, you could buy a TV tuner card for your computer. The picture-in-picture function on some monitors lets you watch TV while also displaying you PC desktop at the same time.

Speakers

A few computer monitor have built in speakers. Monitors with built-in TV tuners always have speakers. This can be convenient if you don’t want to buy additional computer speakers but keep in mind that built-in speakers are usually small and don’t have a lot of power. If sound quality is important, it will be a better choice to invest in some good quality external speakers.

VESA/Wall Mountable

The Video Electronics Standards Association has defined a standard called the Flat Display Mounting Interface (FDMI), also known as VESA Mounting Interface Standard (MIS) or simply ‘VESA mount”, which allows flat panel displays including TVs and monitors to be mounted to stands and wall mounts using the same interface. If you are planning not to use the monitor’s stand but mount it, look out for compatibility with VESA mounts.

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Adjustability

Depending on where you want to position the monitor, it will be an advantage to make adjustments to the monitor’s placement quickly. Look for a monitor that’s height adjustable unless you are planning to use an adjustable monitor stand. Some monitors also have tilt adjustments and a swivelling base to improve your set-up.

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PC Monitor Retailers, Prices and Features

LCD Screen Prices

The price range of PC monitors is from £44 to £9,000 and in total we found prices for 2322 PC monitors. On average, a new LCD screen costs £320 and 80% of LCD screens are priced between £90 and £590. The Samsung ME95C is the most expensive PC display that we found at £9,000, and the HP L1740 is the cheapest at only £45.

PC Monitor Brands - Price Range

Barco flatpanel monitors range in price from £980 to £8,859, and the average price of Barco flatpanel monitors is £4,779 which is the highest average price of all PC display brands.

Panasonic PC monitors range in price from £848 to £7,200, and the second highest average PC screen price out of all brands is Panasonic PC monitors with an average price of £3,155.

Elo TouchSystems PC monitors start at £1,508 and the most expensive Elo TouchSystems PC display costs £1,508. The average price of Elo TouchSystems PC monitors is £1,508 which is the third highest average price of all PC display brands.

LCD Screen Brands - Average Ratings

We have checked 5,108 expert reviews and 134,637 user reviews for PC screens from across the internet and used this data to evaluate the average rating for each brand of flatpanel monitor. The top rated flatpanel monitor brand is Benq with an average rating of 90%. The second best brand is DELL with 89% and the third best brand is Apple with 89%.

Biggest LCD Screen Retailers

The biggest PC screen retailer by number of products currently for sale is eBay. We found 1,361 current PC screen offers from eBay. The second biggest PC screen retailer is Amazon UK with 1,284 offers. That means eBay is slightly bigger than Amazon UK when it comes to PC monitors. BT Business Direct is the third biggest retailer with 558 current offers.

When Are Most New LCD Screens Released?

We couldn't see any clear trend in the release dates for new PC screens over the last 3 years. 126 new LCD screens were released in July 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new PC screen releases. In 2016 most new flatpanel monitors were released in February, with 132 new flatpanel monitors released that month. July was the biggest month in 2015 for new flatpanel monitors, with 163 new flatpanel monitors released that month.

How Fast Do LCD Screen Prices Drop After Release?

New flatpanel monitors drop in price by an average of 2% in the first 6 months after they wer first released. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £6 on a typical £320 new PC monitor by waiting 6 months before buying.

Display Diagonals

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

Across the range of PC monitors, the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95". The display diagonals of the majority of PC displays range from 21" to 24". The SamsungME95C, which is priced at £8,999.99, has the biggest display diagonal and is a 95" LCD screen. The SamsungME95C, which is available at £102.77, has the smallest display diagonal and is a 4.3" LCD screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Display Resolutions

This indicates the maximum resolution that the monitor is capable of displaying. 'Resolution' is the amount of pixels that make up the image displayed on the screen.

The most common display resolution amongst new PC displays is 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. We found 3,912 PC displays that are PC screens that have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. 1920 x 1080 pixels is the second most common display resolution amongst new PC monitors. We found 3,912 PC monitors that are PC monitors that have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

A larger display resolution means that the image will be more detailed, crisper and contain less visual flaws such as blurring.

Energy Efficiency of PC Monitors

The Energy Efficiency Class of a monitor shows how well it uses energy, and how much is unnecessarily wasted. Products are ranked from G to A++ in terms of how little energy they use compared to the norm.

The most common energy efficiency rating amongst new PC monitors is A+. We found 590 PC monitors that have an energy efficiency rating of A+. We found 314 flatpanel monitors that have an energy efficiency rating of B, making B the second most frequently found energy efficiency rating amongst new flatpanel monitors.

A monitor with a better energy efficiency rating will consume less energy whenever they are used, saving you money and making them better for the environment.

Biggest PC Screen Retailers

The biggest LCD screen retailer by number of products currently for sale is eBay. We found 1,361 current LCD screen offers from eBay. The second biggest LCD screen retailer is Amazon UK with 1,284 offers. That means eBay is slightly bigger than Amazon UK when it comes to PC displays. BT Business Direct is the third biggest retailer with 558 current offers.

Which Are the Cheapest Retailers for PC Screens?

Amazon UK most frequently has the cheapest PC display prices (found to be cheapest for 514 LCD screens).

Proportion of Flatpanel Monitors for Which Each Retailer is Cheapest?

The retailer that most frequently offered the cheapest price on PC displays is Amazon UK and offers the cheapest price on 40% of its PC displays.