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Acer G246HYLBID

£170.51
£106.17 £64.34 cheaper than 7 days ago
A top-value 3840 x 2160 PC monitor with marvellous expert reviews but inferior features
27" 3840 X 2160 Pixels 100000000:1 LED Sep 2015
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Acer G246HYL
Acer G246HYL 23.8 IPS LED LCD Monitor Full HD 1920 x 1080 Resolution (Brand new, unopened) - on
£106.17
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23.8" Acer G246HYL Black IPS Monitor, 1920x1080, 100,000,000:1, 250cd/m², 6ms, 1 (Brand new, unopened) - on
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UM.QG6EE.011 Acer G246HYL - LED monitor - 23.8" - 1920 x 1080 FullHD - IPS - (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Acer G246HYL Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Acer G246HYL number 132 across all PC monitors.
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286 Reviews
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Excellent
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Missing Some Features
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1 Year Old
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£134 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
61
Good

Why Has it Scored 61?

It has very good expert reviews and excellent user reviews with an average overall rating of 86%, based on 286 reviews. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this flatpanel monitor is slightly out of date, and newer PC displays with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of C, and its running costs of £134 over 8 years are in the most expensive 14% of all 2,772 PC screens that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is fairly priced, excellent product quality and that it is easy to use.
It is missing some features:
Only one HDMI port

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
There is a 51% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
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Acer G246HYL In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

This flatpanel monitor received an expert rating of 83 out of 100 from Chip.de.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

Based on 285 owner reviews the average owner rating of this LCD screen is brilliant. 206 reviewers (76% of all reviewers) gave this flatpanel monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

59 people mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was good value for money.

Users Report Great Product Quality

29 customers who reviewed it agreed that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

14 people said in their reviews that the Acer G246HYL was easy to setup and four owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Six people mentioned in their reviews that the product was thin and two people said in their reviews that the Acer G246HYL was a good size.

Users Report Excellent Design

11 owners who purchased this PC monitor reckoned that it was good looking and three customers who reviewed it agreed that it was well designed.

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

Based on 5,679 user and expert reviews (including 974 verified purchases), Acer has very good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. 93% of those that bought a Acer PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Nine customers who bought this PC monitor thought it had good picture quality and eight customers reckoned that it had good colour saturation.

Users Report That it is Robust

Six customers agreed that this PC monitor was well made and three owners who purchased it reckoned that it was strong and durable.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is under 2 years old but has mediocre features. However at £106.17 it is cheaper than 79% of flatpanel monitors.

Price Has Gone Down by £64 (38%)

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Features

3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The G246HYL has a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all flatpanel monitors the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer G246HYL has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Only One HDMI Port

The Acer G246HYL is a one HDMI port PC display. Most of the other PC monitors have between one and five HDMI ports.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released in September 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The energy efficiency classification of this flatpanel monitor is C. The G246HYL is in the most expensive 14% of all 2,772 PC displays that we have assessed for running costs. Based on satisfactory energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the G246HYL will cost £134 over 8 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer g246hylbmid, acer umqg6ee009, acer umqg6ee011, acer g246hylbid, acer umqg6ee001, acer g246hylbd, acer 1920x1080, acer p198846p, acer p236706p, acer 250cdm2, acer 100m1
Barcodes 04712196892258, 04713147530441, 04713147571154

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