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Acer B286HK

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Digitaltrends.com Recommended Product PC Mag Editor's Choice tomsguide.com Editor's Choice
A fully featured and award winning 28" PC screen, with low running costs but representing only average value for money
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B286HKymjdpprz 71cm (28) Wide 1ms 100M:1 ACM 300nits 4K2K LED DVI HDMI(MHL) Displayport 1miniDP MM USB3.0 Hub(1up 4down) Height adj. Pivot EURO/UK EMEA TCO6.0 Darkgrey Acer EcoDisplay
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Acer B286HK - LED monitor - 28"
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Acer B286HKymjdpprz 28-Inch 4K2K LED Monitor (1 ms, 100M:1, ACM 300 nits, DVI, HDMI)
£388.44
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B286HKymjdpprz 71cm (28) Wide 1ms 100M:1 ACM 300nits 4K2K LED DVI HDMI(MHL) Displayport 1miniDP MM USB3.0 Hub(1up 4down) Height adj. Pivot EURO/UK EMEA TCO6.0 Darkgrey Acer EcoDisplay
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Acer B286HK Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Acer B286HK number 474 across all PC monitors, number 511 in medium monitors and number 521 in best selling monitors.
91
Reviews
164 Reviews + 3 Awards
52
Value for Money
Average
89
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Age
3 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£60 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has great expert reviews and good user reviews with 85% of buyers recommending this LCD screen to others. This PC monitor has received three awards including an "Editor's Choice" award from Tomsguide.com plus one other site and a "Recommended" award from Digitaltrends.com. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC screens with better features are available. However this Acer PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
The B286HK has an energy efficiency rating of C, and its running costs of £60 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,292 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
Customers report excellent design, product quality and that it is robust.
It has some great features:
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very fast response time
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Sharp details
Comfortable computing
Brilliant colors
Flexible design

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £299.97 on eBay 50 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 55% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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Acer B286HK In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Three Industry Awards

This PC display received an "Editor's Choice" award from both review websites Tomsguide.com and PC Mag, both of which concluded that this PC screen was superb.

This LCD screen was given a "Recommended" award by review website Digitaltrends.com who decided that this Acer PC screen was very good.

Good Expert Reviews

This PC display has an average expert rating of 83 out of 100 based on five expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, 4k.com, tomsguide.com and Digitaltrends.com.

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Average Owner Reviews

B286HK owners on average rated this LCD screen 77 out of 100. 85% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Nice Design

Five people said that it was good looking.

  • It's loaded with features, too, including an ergonomic stand…
    Pcmag.com (PC Mag) September 2014
  • The picture is beautiful and crisp…
    Anonymous (Newegg.com) - September 2016
  • The stand is absolutely outstanding and gorgeous, you can make any position adjustments with ease…
    Anonymous (Newegg.com) - December 2015
  • It is big, stout and gorgeous with many extra features few other monitors have…
    Anonymous (Newegg.com) - December 2015
  • Disabling font smoothing under System Settings > General significantly improved the appearance of fonts on this screen, with only a very, very slight change on the Retina screen (fonts looked slightly thinner…
    Jeremy M. (Newegg.com) - December 2015
  • 28" is a beautiful real estate for my taste…
    Kirk M. (Newegg.com) - November 2014

Users Report Great Product Quality

Four owners mentioned that the Acer B286HK was good quality.

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

Based on 11,078 owner and expert reviews (including 2,554 verified purchases), Acer has very good reviews for its PC monitors. 92% of those that bought a Acer PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Five owners who reviewed it thought it was well made.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use.

  • You get a lot of flexibility for height and tilt adjustments which makes using these monitors very comfortable…
  • The Focus adjustment is hard to use due to the fact that is seems to be loosely geared to the lens…
  • The screen is fine and controls easy enough to use and access…
  • Disabling font smoothing under System Settings > General significantly improved the appearance of fonts on this screen, with only a very, very slight change on the Retina screen (fonts looked slightly thinner…
    Jeremy M. (Newegg.com) - December 2015
  • The menu options are limited…
    Kevin G. (Newegg.com) - December 2014

Users Report Good Technical Features

Two owners who purchased the Acer B286HK considered that it had good features.

  • It's loaded with features, too, including an ergonomic stand…
    Pcmag.com (PC Mag) September 2014
  • It is big, stout and gorgeous with many extra features few other monitors have…
    Anonymous (Newegg.com) - December 2015
  • Adjust ability features are a bonus, as the monitor can move upward for a standing work position…

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

11 owners who reviewed the product concluded that it was good value for money.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £30 (9%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer B286HK and the United Kingdom price of £329.97 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $371.71 (£518.39).

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This Acer LCD screen has an energy efficiency rating of C, and the B286HK is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC displays that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the B286HK is £60.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This PC screen was released in September 2014.

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Features

3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Acer B286HK is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. This PC display also has a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The worst resolution of all PC displays is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The Acer B286HK's display diagonal of 28" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is bigger than 87% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of LCD screens range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Very Fast Response Time

The Acer B286HK's response time of only 1ms is faster than average when compared to most other PC screens. It is faster than 93% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC displays the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.6ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer B286HK has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 2 More Cables Included

The Acer B286HK has a greater number of cables included than most PC displays. This PC display has a USB cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC displays. The cables included "DVI", "AC" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer america umpb6aa003, visipax prumpb6aa003, acer america b286hk, acer b286hkymjdpprz, visipax umpb6aa003, visipax 3840x2160, acer umpb6ee009, acer umpb6aa003, visipax b286hk, acer 3840x2160, acer hub1up, acer 100m1, acer 4k2k

Barcodes:

00009504605612, 00012304350668, 00014445246558, 00080479683201, 00728810332509, 00779184245032, 00801940469670, 00804067217858, 00804904100138, 00807320206026, 00809394585892, 00887899681042, 04713147416349

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