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Acer G196HQLbm

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Acer G196HQLbm PC Monitor

18.5" 1366 X 768 100000000:1 LCD Apr 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £40.77 Electricity cost over 5 years
Acer PC screens have good reviews
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Very narrow viewing angle, vertical

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Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The G196HQLbm has an average 8 year running cost of £41 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 266 PC screens of this age and spec.


Reviews

Acer PC Screens Have Good Reviews

Based on 4,255 owner and expert reviews, Acer has good ratings for its PC displays. Acer also has good ratings specifically within its small monitors range compared to other manufacturers. 89% of those that bought a Acer PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this small monitor was released.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer G196HQLbm does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that most of the other small monitors that have been around for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this flatpanel monitor and we think the Acer FT200HQL which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Display

Very Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of only 65 degrees, the G196HQLbm has a fairly narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other PC displays that were released more than two years ago. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of small monitors that were released around the same time as this flatpanel monitor is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 140°.

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Very Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 90 degrees, the Acer G196HQLbm has a fairly narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec. Across all the PC screens that were released more than two years ago the viewing angles, horizontal range from 40° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 150°.

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the G196HQLbm is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 20% less display resolution than a 1280 x 1024 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The G196HQLbm has a greater number of cables included than most small monitors that have been around for a similar time to it. This flatpanel monitor has a VGA cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC display. The cables included "AC" is also found on this Acer flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer g196hqlbm
Barcodes 04712196493639

Acer G196HQLbm Review Sources

To prepare this Acer G196HQLbm review we compared this PC monitor to 3,037 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 687,538 product attributes, 78,627 PC monitor reviews and 7,443,100 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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