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Acer G227HQL PC Monitor

£93.08
£65.69 £27.39 cheaper than 44 days ago
21.5" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Aug 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £66.61 Electricity cost over 5 years
Owner reviews are excellent
Reasonably priced
Good product quality
108 Reviews
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Price Has Gone Down by £27.39 (29%)

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Reasonably Priced

Twenty-two owners reckoned that it was good value for money. Liam wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Bestbuy.com “Cheap monitor however provides a great picture on a reasonably sized screen”. Masoud mentioned “High quality, effective and perfect with this price” in their review of this PC monitor. Georgiabuyer scored it 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of the Acer G227HQL on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Price was great”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two customers agreed that it was a good size. Pointprin gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and said on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Good size monitor with a sharp clear image”. Cj15 wrote on expert review site Bestbuy.com “It's a good size and good quality” in their review of the Acer G227HQL.

Two customers said that it was thin. Zhax wrote on expert review site Amazon “The screen is thinner than my little finger.”. Codenamedmar said in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Very thin and lightweight”.

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Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

Users have rated this LCD screen on average 90%. 73 reviewers (93% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars and 95% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 4,262 owner and expert reviews (including 789 verified purchases) for Acer PC monitors and found that on average Acer has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Acer has good ratings specifically for its medium monitors. 93% of those that bought a Acer flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

Nine customers who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was good quality. Podcastlistener said in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Bestbuy.com “Good quality picture; the software for the menu to change screen properties seems to have a bug” but despite that they gave it a score of 60 out of 100. Armand0m0nte5 mentioned on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Good quality monitor and fast reliable shipping”. Two years ago Bigdaddy gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote “Awesome screen quality”.

Robust

Two owners who bought the product wrote that it was well made. Mod812 gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote on expert review site Bestbuy.com two years ago “Wish it has built in speakers”. Also two years ago Georgiabuyer scored the Acer G227HQL 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Always provides a solid monitor”.

Nice Design

Two customers who bought it concluded that it was good looking. Two years ago Leec mentioned on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Reflection is pretty intense even though it says anti glare stuff on the box”. Zhax said on expert website Amazon “The central support column and the four legs arranged in an x shape makes it look modern and stylish, without looking tacky”.


Energy

OK Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the G227HQL will cost £67 over 8 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 648 medium monitors that came out more than a year ago.


Good Picture Quality

Three customers said that the Acer G227HQL had good picture quality. Dh2015 mentioned on expert website Bestbuy.com “Our old monitor died so just went in looking for an inexpensive one with good picture quality” in their review of this PC monitor. Cmmarob gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said “Crystal clear picture, great for graphics or whatever you do”. Cortimi mentioned two years ago “Picture quality is excellent” in their review of this PC monitor.


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Released Over a Year Ago

This Acer LCD screen has been on the market since August 2015.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer G227HQL does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were launched around the same time as this flatpanel monitor which have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this PC monitor to all the other LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Hannspree HL207DPB (£72.74), the HP V212a (£76.24), or the HKC 2276A (£77.40) are also worth considering.

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Display

Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Has an HDCP

The Acer G227HQL has an HDCP. Most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also have an HDCP.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The response times of comparable spec PC displays that have been around for a similar time to this flatpanel monitor range from 1ms to 25ms, and the average response time is 5.4ms. With a response time of 6 milliseconds, the G227HQL has one of the slower response times amongst PC monitors of this age.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The Acer G227HQL has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors of this spec and age. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC display. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers g227hqlbi
Barcodes 00809199910523, 04713147183142, 04713147183159, 04713147291427, 04713147291458, 04713147834792, 05054533715301

Acer G227HQL Review Sources

To prepare this Acer G227HQL 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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