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Acer PC Screens Have Good Reviews
On average Acer medium monitors have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all flatpanel monitors produced by Acer.
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display, which is the most commonly found display on medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative flatpanel monitors that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the B2483HS[pl_2194227_price], or the B2283HS[pl_2323545_price] both from iiyama or the Benq EW2440[plb_2076167_price].
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
Unlike most of the other PC displays of this type and age which do not have a built-in speaker(s), the Acer G246HY has a built-in speaker(s).
It may also be worth considering one of the alternative LCD screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the DELL S2715H[plb_3871204_price] which has better reviews.
We think you might also be interested in alternative PC displays which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the HKC 2615[plb_2502838_price], or the Wortmann AG 2235W[plb_2872969_price].
Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical
The average viewing angle, vertical of PC monitors of this type and age is 170°, and the viewing angle, verticals range from 15° to 180°. At 178 degrees, the Acer G246HY has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the G246HY.
Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal
The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of similar spec PC displays that came out around the same time as the G246HY is -5° and the widest is 1,800°. At 178 degrees, the Acer G246HY has a very wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other PC screens of a similar spec and age to the G246HY.
1080p Supported Video Modes
This PC display has a 1080p supported video modes, which is typical of many medium monitors that are a similar age to it.
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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions
This PC monitor has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most frequently found supported graphics resolutions on medium monitors that are a comparable age to it.
Has Two Cables Includeds
The Acer G246HY has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been around for more than two years. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the G246HY. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC screen.
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Most medium monitors that were released around the same time as the G246HY are not 3D. The Acer G246HY is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Acer G246HY does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the G246HY also do not have a built-in camera.
Alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to look at include the Viewsonic VG2437[plb_2780335_price]; or the HP EliteDisplay S231[plb_2198924_price].
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
Like most of the other PC monitors of this type and age, the Acer G246HY does not have a card reader integrated.
Only HD HD Type
This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC displays of this age and spec.
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Quite Short Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
At only 30,000 hours, the Acer G246HY has a fairly short mean time between failures (MTBF) compared to most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec. Medium monitors that were released around the same time as the G246HY have mean time between failures (MTBF)s of between 30h and 70,000h.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
With a display brightness of only 250 candellas per square meter, the Acer G246HY has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other PC monitors of this age and spec. The dimmest display brightness of PC monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the G246HY is 25 cd/m², the brightest is 1,700 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 290 cd/m².
Only One HDMI Ports Quantity
The Acer G246HY is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor. Most of the other PC screens of a comparable type and age to the G246HY have between one and three HDMI ports quantitys.
Quite High Power Consumption (off)
The average power consumption (off) of medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the G246HY is 0.49W. The Acer G246HY has one of the highest power consumption (off)s (4.5 Watts) amongst comparable spec PC monitors of this age.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this PC screen was released.
Running Costs Are Average
This Acer flatpanel monitor has an efficiency rating of A. The average running cost of the G246HY is £105 over 8 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,019 PC displays of this type and age.
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 are a comparable age to it.
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