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Acer B246HQL

Acer B246HQL PC Monitor

23.6" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Jan 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
Professional Series monitors comply with RoHS, EPEAT3 Gold, TCO, and ENERGY STAR 6.0 requirements.1 Their Acer EcoDisplay design plus white LED backlighting yield significant power savings. More... More
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6 Reasons For

Running Costs Are Very Low

The B246HQL is one of the cheapest to run LCD screens of a comparable age and spec that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the B246HQL is only £31.

Acer Has Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

On average Acer medium monitors have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all flatpanel monitors produced by Acer.

LED Display

This flatpanel monitor has an LED display, which is typical of many LCD screens of this type and age.

There are a number of alternative PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available which you might want to consider including the DELL P2314H[plb_1632519_price], the AOC G2460VQ6[plb_3032738_price], or the iiyama GE2788HS[plb_3102730_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most of the other PC screens of a comparable age and spec to the B246HQL, the B246HQL has a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of alternative PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might also want to consider including the Viewsonic VG2239[plb_2782513_price], or the iiyama XB2483HSU-B2[plb_3212225_price] which is cheaper; or the Benq BL2420Z[plb_3181971_price] which has better reviews.

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Quite High Height Adjustment

At 150 millimeters, the B246HQL has a quite high height adjustment compared to most of the other PC screens of this age and type. The average height adjustment of medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the B246HQL is 130mm.

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Has Three Cables Includeds

The B246HQL has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens that have been available for around the same time as it. This Acer PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that have been around for more than a year. The cables includeds "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this LCD screen.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The B246HQL does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and type to the B246HQL also do not have a built-in camera.

We compared this PC monitor to all the other LCD screens with a built-in camera and we think the Asus VK248H[plb_2969185_price], the Philips 221S6QYKMB/00[plb_3015788_price], or the HP EliteDisplay E221c[plb_2895033_price] is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

The B246HQL is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other LCD screens that have been available for more than a year are also not 3D.

LCD screens which are 3D that might also be worth looking at include the LG 24MP47[plb_2768374_price].

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The Acer B246HQL does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other PC displays that have been on the market for a comparable time to the B246HQL also do not have a card reader integrated.

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Only HD HD Type

This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This LCD screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

At 6 milliseconds, the Acer B246HQL has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the B246HQL. Across all the PC displays that are a similar age to the B246HQL the response times range from 1ms to 25ms.

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1 Other reason to consider the Acer B246HQL

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Acer PC monitor has been on the market for over two years.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
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3D
HD Type
Aspect Ratio
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Display Diagonal (metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
Ports & Interfaces
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
DVI Port
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
TV Tuner Integrated
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
Swivelling
Swivel Angle Range
Power
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
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Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 24 November 2015 by Alirezaord
Alirezaord would recommend the Acer B246HQL (Verified Purchase)

This is a real great monitor , with a goos looking colors . I really love the quality. but speakers are very weak. the flexible stand are good too...

Color Flexible Stand
Easy To Use
Weak Speakers

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £44.87
Electricity cost when on standby £2.31
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Total running cost over 5 years £47.18
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Acer B246HQLuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.23T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer b246, acer 100m1, acer b246h, acer b246hq, acer b246hql, acer b246hqlb, acer b246hqlby, acer b246hqlbym, acer umub6aaa01, acer umub6eeb01, acer b246hqlbymd, acer b246hqlbymdr
Barcodes 04713147881369

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