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Acer 226WLbmd
Acer 226WLbmd

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Acer 226WLbmd PC Monitor

£89.65 £83.14 cheaper than 20 days ago
22" 1680 X 1050 100000000:1 LED Feb 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £85.11 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good size
Acer has good PC monitor reviews
3 Reviews
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Weight & Dimensions

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”.



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.

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 Good PC Monitor Reviews

Based on 4,255 user and expert reviews (including 791 verified purchases), Acer has good ratings for its PC screens. Acer also has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other brands. 93% of those that bought a Acer PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the 226WLbmd is £86, which is typical compared to the other 1,088 comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.


Released Over Four Years Ago

Acer released the 226WLbmd in April 2017.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 226WLbmd has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age.

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Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Acer 226WLbmd is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC displays of a similar age and type to this PC screen the display resolution ranges from 1366 x 768 pixels to 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Has an HDCP

The Acer 226WLbmd has an HDCP. Most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display also have an HDCP.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The 226WLbmd has a greater number of cables included than most PC screens of this age and type. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC screens of this age and spec. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer umev6ee008, acer v226wlbmd, acer 1680x1050, acer 250cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 00712196624989, 00712196640743, 04053162537088, 04053162537095, 04053162537101, 04712196624989, 04712196640743, 04712196640781

Acer 226WLbmd Review Sources

To prepare this Acer 226WLbmd review we compared this PC monitor to 3,037 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 687,538 product attributes, 78,627 PC monitor reviews and 7,443,100 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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