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Acer CB270HU
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Acer CB270HU PC Monitor

£304.98 £26.37 cheaper than 7 days ago
27" 100000000:1 LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £76.66 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Reasonably priced
Good product quality
8 Reviews
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Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on two expert reviews from sites including and this PC screen has an average expert rating of 70%.

Excellent Owner Reviews

This PC monitor has a fantastic average owner rating based on 7 owner reviews. Over 100% of reviewers gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Most CB270HU owners think it is one of the very best PC screens of a comparable spec and age.

Acer Has Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

We checked 4,262 expert and user reviews (including 789 verified purchases) for Acer PC screens and found that on average Acer has good reviews compared to other brands. 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.


Good Product Quality

Two customers agreed that it was good quality. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Great display and solid build quality” in their review of this PC monitor. Gavin O'toole wrote in his Acer CB270HU review “Excellent quality and shipping”.


One person who reviewed it thought it was well made.


Price Has Gone Down by £26.37 (8%)

The price has dropped from £296.36 to £304.98 in the last 7 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 54% chance that the price will go down further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 46% chance that the price will actually go back up.

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Reasonably Priced

Two people mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was good value for money. Jules wrote on Amazon “Great piece of kit for an excellent price” in his review of the Acer CB270HU and rated it 9 stars. Two years ago Sharon mentioned in her review of this PC monitor “Good value”.


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


Running Costs Are OK

The efficiency rating of this flatpanel monitor is B, and the CB270HU is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC screens of a comparable type and age that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the CB270HU will cost £77 over 8 years to run.


Released Over Two Years Ago

This LCD screen has been on the market since September 2014.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The CB270HU has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago.

We compared all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) to this LCD screen and we think the Asus VG27AH (£303.80) which is cheaper; or the NEC MultiSync EA294WMi (£249), and the AOC q2963Pm (£299.99) both of which have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the CB270HU has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical amongst medium monitors of this age. The viewing angles, vertical of PC monitors of a similar age and type to this PC monitor range from 10° to 180°.

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Has an HDCP

The CB270HU has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago also have an HDCP.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The CB270HU has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to this PC screen also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the CB270HU is more than most PC monitors of a similar type and age to it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to this LCD screen. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "DVI" are also found on this Acer PC screen.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

Most PC screens of a comparable type and age to this flatpanel monitor have between one and three HDMI ports, including the CB270HU which has one HDMI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer cb270hubmidpr, acer umhb0ee001, acer 2560x1440, acer 2650x1440, acer 9l9czs00, acer 9l9cza00, acer 350cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 04713147426737, 04713147426775

Acer CB270HU Review Sources

To prepare this Acer CB270HU 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 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 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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