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Acer G246HY PC Monitor

£203.30
23.8" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LED Sep 2013
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £81.99 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Does not have a built-in USB hub
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
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Reviews

Good Brand

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


Energy

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this medium monitor is A, and the G246HY is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC screens of this type and age that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the G246HY is £82.


Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The Acer G246HY does not have a built-in USB hub. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC display also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Only One HDMI Port

The Acer G246HY is a one HDMI port PC display. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as this PC display have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was September 2013 when Acer released the G246HY.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer G246HY does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that came out more than two years ago.

There are a number of other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to look at including the Viewsonic VA2445 (£100.79) which also has a higher rating.

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC monitors of this age and type.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

Across all the PC monitors of this type and age the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°. With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the Acer G246HY has one of the widest viewing angles, vertical amongst similar spec PC displays of this age.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Acer G246HY has one of the wider viewing angles, horizontal (178 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age. The viewing angles, horizontal of medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC monitor range from 18° to 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Has an HDCP

The Acer G246HY has an HDCP, as do most of the other PC screens of a comparable spec and age to this flatpanel monitor.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 6 milliseconds, the Acer G246HY has one of the slower response times amongst medium monitors of this age. The average response time of medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this LCD screen is 6.1ms.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Acer G246HY has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that came out more than two years ago also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The Acer G246HY has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens that came out around the same time as it. This Acer flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on comparable spec LCD screens that are a similar age to this PC monitor. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer g246hylbmid, acer g246hylbmjj, acer g246hylbid, acer umqg6ee011, part g246hylbid, acer umqg6ee009, acer umqg6ee001, acer umqg6aa001, acer umqg6ee005, acer g246hylbd, acer 1920x1080, acer p198846p, acer 250cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 00887899708626, 04712196803179, 04712196803186, 04712196803216, 04712196803285, 04712196803292, 04712196892258, 04713147530441, 08878997086268

Acer G246HY Review Sources

To prepare this Acer G246HY 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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