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Acer DV550

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Acer DV550

Acer DV550
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An enormous display diagonal and fully featured 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution PC display, with satisfactory running costs
55" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels No 12ms May 2015 B
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Acer DV550 Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Acer DV550 number 23 in large monitors.
85
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
63
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

DELL PC displays have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has an efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £160 over 5 years are in the most expensive 8% of all 3,258 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wider than average vertical viewing angle

Acer DV550 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

This flatpanel monitor has an efficiency rating of B, and the average 5 year running cost of the DV550 is £160 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 8% of all 3,258 PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Acer released the DV550 in May 2015.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

PC monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Acer DV550 of 55" is bigger than 99% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The Acer DV550's response time of 12ms is slower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 6% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Acer DV550 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 9% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC displays is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer DV550 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Acer DV550's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 77% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. PC displays have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Acer DV550's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,300 is in the highest 19% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Audio Output

The Acer DV550 has an audio output, unlike 87% of PC displays which do not have an audio output.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer umnd0ee001, acer dv550bmidp

Barcodes:

04053162881419, 04713147654642

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