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Acer 42HQL

Acer 42HQL PC Monitor

23.6" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Jul 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
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6 Reasons For

A Best Selling LCD Screen

The 42HQL is one the top selling PC screen currently available for sale.

Good Brand

We checked 3,067 user and expert reviews for Acer LCD screens and found that on average Acer has good reviews. We also found that Acer has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range.

LED Display

This PC screen has an LED display, which is the most commonly found display on similar spec PC monitors that have been on the market for more than a year.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC displays that have an LED Display currently available including a cheaper LCD screen such as the DELL SE2216H[plb_3053782_price] or you might consider a better rated LCD screen such as the DELL P2314H[plb_1632519_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer 42HQL has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 42HQL also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC monitors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the Hannspree HL225PPB[plb_3323347_price], or the V7 L23600WHS-9K[plb_3244153_price] which is cheaper.

Other LCD screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to look at include the DELL S2316H[plb_3055042_price].

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The dimmest display brightness of comparable spec PC monitors that came out around the same time as the 42HQL is 200 cd/m², the brightest is 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². At 300 candellas per square meter, the Acer 42HQL has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released one year ago.

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Has Three Cables Includeds

The number of cables included found on the Acer 42HQL is more than most medium monitors that have been available for more than a year. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that came out more than a year ago. The cables includeds "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this PC display.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Acer 42HQL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as the 42HQL also do not have a built-in camera.

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Not 3D

Most similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as the 42HQL are not 3D. The Acer 42HQL is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The Acer 42HQL does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the 42HQL also do not have a card reader integrated.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors that have been available for more than a year.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer 42HQL

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 42HQL is £38, which is typical compared to the other 486 medium monitors that came out more than a year ago.

Released Over a Year Ago

This PC display was released over a year ago.

Price Has Increased by £1.15

The price of the 42HQL has increased by £1.15 in the last 21 days.

Specification

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £56.40
Electricity cost when on standby £2.31
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Total running cost over 5 years £58.71
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0.29T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.29 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer k242, acer 100m1, acer k242h, acer k242hq, acer p231026, acer k242hql, acer p232119, acer 300cdm2, acer k242hqlb, acer p231026p, acer p232119p, acer k242hqlc, acer 1920x1080, acer k242hqlcb, acer k242hqlbb, acer umux6aab05, acer k242hqlcbi, acer k242hqlbbi, acer umux6eec01, acer umxw6eeb05, acer umux6eeb05, acer k242hqlcbid, acer k242hqlbbid
Barcodes 00888863214037, 04713147902095, 04713392069796

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