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Acer CB290C

72

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Acer CB290C

£348.32
Acer CB290C
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A fully featured but 4 year old 29" LCD screen, representing only middle of the road value for money
29" 2560 X 1080 Pixels 100000000:1 No Jun 2014
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Acer CB290C Review

With excellent features, we have scored the Acer CB290C as follows:
57
Value for Money
Average
87
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

DELL PC displays have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better LCD screens are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1080 pixels resolution
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Great details
Seamless visuals
Enhanced usability
Eco-friendly

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 £348.28 at Primo IT 32 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 64% 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.

Acer CB290C In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

Based on 10,025 user and expert reviews (including 1,997 verified purchases), Acer has very good ratings for its LCD screens. 95% of those that bought a Acer PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has very good features but is over 6 months old and at £348.32 it is in the most expensive 24% of PC monitors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Acer released the CB290C in June 2014.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Acer CB290C of 29" is in the biggest 11% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all PC displays is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Acer CB290C is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all PC displays the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the PC monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the Acer CB290C of 6ms is slower than 75% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Acer CB290C of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 72% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. PC displays have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The Acer CB290C's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 76% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer CB290C has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Acer CB290C is more than most PC displays. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this Acer LCD screen. The cables included DVI, AC and DisplayPort are also found on this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer cb290cbmidpr, acer umrb0ee001, acer 100m1

Barcodes:

04053162720817, 04713147426799

Acer CB290C

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