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Acer B246HYL PC Monitor

23.8" 1920 X 1080 LED Feb 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date
Has a built-in USB hub
Acer has good reviews for its PC screens
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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The B246HYL has a built-in USB hub. Most of the other PC displays of this spec and age do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Acer Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

We checked 4,255 owner and expert reviews (including 791 verified purchases) for Acer flatpanel monitors and found that on average Acer has good reviews. We also found that Acer has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range. 93% of those that bought a Acer LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Released Over a Year Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since April 2017.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The B246HYL has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to this LCD screen.

We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the AOC G2778Vq (£171.97), and the Samsung S27E450 (£169.98) which is cheaper is also worth considering.

We think you might also be interested in other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Philips 220B4 (£156.76).

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on PC screens of this age and spec.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

With a response time of 6 milliseconds, the Acer B246HYL has one of the slower response times amongst similar spec flatpanel monitors of this age. The fastest response time of similar spec PC monitors that came out more than a year ago is 1ms, the slowest is 25ms, and the average response time is 5.3ms.

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Packaging Content

Has Four Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the B246HYL is more than most LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to it. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to this PC monitor. The cables included "DisplayPort", "HDMI" and "USB" are also found on this Acer PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers warranty umqb6eea05, acer b246hylaymdpr, acer b246hylaymidr, acer b246hylaymdr, acer b246hylymdpr, warranty b246hyl, acer umqb6ee002, acer umqb6eea05, acer umqb6eea09, acer umqb6eea01, acer 1920x1080, acer cpf7zs00, acer cp9lza00, acer cpf7za00, acer cp9lzs00, acer p247875p, acer 100m1
Barcodes 00888863547647, 04713147151837, 04713147358953, 04713392029776

Acer B246HYL Review Sources

To prepare this Acer B246HYL 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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