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Acer CB280HK PC Monitor

£318.89
28" 3840 X 2400 100000000:1 LED May 2016
B
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £93.33 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are good
Good picture quality
Good product quality
13 Reviews
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Good Picture Quality

Four customers wrote in their reviews that the product had good picture quality. Michael said “Firstly, let me start by saying that the image quality of 4k is stunning, even at the desktop” in his Acer CB280HK review but he gave this PC monitor a rating of 60 out of 100.

Three customers who bought it concluded that it had good colour saturation. Two years ago Sahir wrote in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Colours were good for a TN”.

Three Acer CB280HK reviewers wrote in their reviews that the product had image ghosting. William wrote in his review of the Acer CB280HK “The screen is a joy, no ghosting fantastic colour reproduction out the box, really can't get better value for money” . Two years ago Addyb said in their review of this PC monitor “Beware of ghosting on an otherwise great monitor”.

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Price

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Reasonably Priced

Three customers reckoned that the Acer CB280HK was good value for money. Expert review site Techradar.com wrote “A low price tag and decent image quality make the CB280HK a tempting foray into 4K” in their Acer CB280HK review. Sahir said “Decent for the price - Not for me” in their Acer CB280HK review yet they scored it 2 stars. Two years ago Michael said on Amazon “Great value 4k monitor, not recommended for gaming”.


Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

The average expert rating of this PC display is 80 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including Techradar and techradar.com/au/.

User Reviews Are Average

The average user rating of this PC screen is 67 out of 100 based on 22 user reviews.

Good Brand

We checked 4,255 owner and expert reviews (including 791 verified purchases) for Acer PC screens 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 PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

Six Acer CB280HK reviewers said in their reviews that it was good quality. Techradar wrote “Good image quality”. Some Dude wrote on Amazon “The picture quality and colours are fabulous” in their Acer CB280HK review however they only gave the product a rating of 3 stars. Addyb mentioned on Amazon “Iinitially I was really thrilled with it, 4K res looks amazing and the build quality is really nice” in their review of the Acer CB280HK although they scored this PC monitor 60 out of 100.

Easy to Use

One Acer CB280HK reviewer said in their reviews that it had a good experience. Sahir said “For a good 4k experience, look elsewhere” but they gave the product a rating of 40 out of 100. One customer who bought it thought it was easy to use the menus. Ahmed wrote on Amazon “Colours are good, playing with 4k settings is amazing” in his review of this PC monitor.

One Acer CB280HK reviewer said in their reviews that it was easy to use. Two years ago Addyb said “The adjustable stand is cool and practical” in their review of the Acer CB280HK.

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Robust

One Acer CB280HK reviewer who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was strong and durable. Some Dude mentioned in their Acer CB280HK review “This monitor is great, stand is amazing and rugged” but even so they only gave the product a score of 3 stars.

One Acer CB280HK owner considered that the Acer CB280HK was well made.

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Support

Good Technical Guidance

One person reckoned that the Acer CB280HK had good technical guidance. Two years ago Windandlion said in their Acer CB280HK review “Needs a better manual than what is available in the box”.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

This PC monitor was released in April 2017.


Energy

OK Running Costs

This PC screen has an energy efficiency classification of B, and the CB280HK has an average 8 year running cost of £94 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 431 medium monitors that came out in the last 12 months.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer CB280HK has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that came out in the last 12 months also have a built-in speaker(s).

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the LG 32MN58HM (£312.27), the DELL S2817Q (£313.05), or the Viewsonic VX2778-SMHD (£325.86).

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Display

3840 X 2400 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the Acer CB280HK is 3840 x 2400 pixels. That's over six times the display resolution of a 1600 x 900 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common display resolution.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

At only 160 degrees, the CB280HK has a fairly narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that came out around the same time as this LCD screen. Across all the recently released similar spec LCD screens the viewing angles, vertical range from 50° to 180°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees, the CB280HK has a quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched in the last year. The viewing angles, horizontal of comparable spec PC screens that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC screen range from 65° to 180°.

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Very Fast Response Time

The average response time of medium monitors that have been around for the last year is 5.4ms. The CB280HK has one of the faster response times (only 1 millisecond) amongst LCD screens of this age.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The CB280HK has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other latest similar spec LCD screens also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Acer CB280HK is more than most medium monitors that were launched in the last 12 months. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens that were launched around the same time as this PC display. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "DVI" are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer umpb0aa002, acer cb280hk, acer 4k2k
Barcodes 00887899912115, 04047443250889, 04053162977280, 04713147435500, 04713147435524, 05054484716990

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