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Acer 226WLbmd

69

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Acer 226WLbmd

£174.77
£137.16 £38 cheaper than 17 days ago
Acer 226WLbmd
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A classic and economical to run 22" PC display, with good features
22" 1680 X 1050 Pixels 100000000:1 No Feb 2013
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Acer 226WLbmd Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Acer 226WLbmd as follows:
93
Reviews
3 Reviews
68
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
74
Running Costs
£64 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 87%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This Acer PC monitor has running costs of £64 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
Customers report it is a good size, it is robust and it is easy to use.
The 226WLbmd has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Adaptable
Convincing
Prepared
Green focus
Only 1680 x 1050 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £174.77 to £137.16 in the last 17 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 69% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Acer 226WLbmd In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Users Report That it is a Good Size

A number of Acer 226WL owners said in their reviews that it was a good height. Patrick Ovenden said in his Acer 226WL review on Amazon “Decent non-glare screen with height and tilt adjustments” and rated the product 80 out of 100. Patrick Ovenden also mentioned “The stand is stable and has a height adjustment and vertical tilt”.

Customers Report That it is Robust

One Acer 226WL reviewer wrote in their reviews that the Acer 226WL was well made. George Puttock mentioned last year “Built well, great stand” in his review of the Acer 226WL.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to assemble. Patrick Ovenden wrote “To get five stars from me it would just need to be slightly easier to assemble and have the ability to swivel from side to side” in his Acer 226WL review.

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its LCD Screens

We checked 8,715 expert and user reviews (including 1,820 verified purchases) for Acer LCD screens and found that on average Acer has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Acer PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £38 (22%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer 226WLbmd and the United Kingdom price of £137.16 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $133.99 (£184.61).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The 226WLbmd has an average running cost of £64 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Acer PC display was released in February 2013.

Features

Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Resolution

The 226WLbmd has a maximum display resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The 226WLbmd's display diagonal of only 22" is smaller than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the smallest 33% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all LCD screens is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The 226WLbmd's response time of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 67% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer 226WLbmd has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The 226WLbmd's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than 66% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Acer 226WLbmd of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 70% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

umeb6ee009 b226wlwmdr, umeb6ee009 100m1, acer umev6ee008, acer v226wlbmd, acer 1680x1050, acer 250cdm2, acer 100m1

Barcodes:

00712196624989, 00712196640743, 04053162537088, 04053162537095, 04053162537101, 04712196624989, 04712196640743, 04712196640781, 05054533696662

Acer 226WLbmd

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