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Acer B286HL PC Monitor

£313.20
28" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Aug 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £76.86 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Quite wide viewing angle, vertical
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Not Cheap

Flatpanel monitors of this type and age range in price from £49 to £9,999. We think that this medium monitor looks expensive compared to other flatpanel monitors of this type and age.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

This PC screen is rated A for energy efficiency. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the B286 will cost £77 over 8 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC screens of this type and age.


Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 4,262 expert and user reviews (including 789 verified purchases) for Acer PC monitors and found that on average Acer has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Acer has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors. 93% of those that bought a Acer PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was August 2014 when Acer released the B286.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer B286 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC screen.

Alternative PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to look at include because of their better review scores, the HP EliteDisplay S270 (£313.07), the Eizo Foris FS2434 (£308.41), or the Acer B326 (£67.91).

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of PC displays that have been around for more than two years is 170°. The Acer B286 has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical (178 degrees) compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that were released more than two years ago.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Acer B286 has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC screens that were launched around the same time as this PC monitor. Medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC display have viewing angles, horizontal of between 18° and 1,800°.

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Has an HDCP

The Acer B286 has an HDCP, as do most of the other LCD screens that were released around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The Acer B286 has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC monitors that have been available for around the same time as this LCD screen. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "VGA" are also found on this Acer LCD screen.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

The Acer B286 is a one HDMI port PC screen. Most of the other PC monitors of this type and age have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer b286hkymjdpprz, acer b286hlymjpr, acer umpb6ee009, code umpb6ee009, acer umpb6ee005, acer 3840x2160, acer p209822p, acer 300cdm2, acer 8656k53, acer hub1up, code b286hk, acer 100m1, acer 4k2k
Barcodes 00012304350668, 00887899681042, 04053162537224, 04713147078226, 04713147421602, 05054629649466, 05715737078226, 08878996810420

Acer B286 Review Sources

To prepare this Acer B286 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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