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Acer H276HL
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Acer H276HL PC Monitor

£172.87 £60.06 cheaper than 15 days ago
PC Mag Editor's Choice
27" 1920 X 1080 100000000:1 LCD Jan 2014
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10 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The reviewer at PC Mag said that this PC display was fantastic and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

Good Expert Reviews

Expert review site PC Mag scored this flatpanel monitor 80%.

Excellent Owner Reviews

Based on 8 owner reviews the average owner rating of this PC screen is outstanding. This means that owners think this Acer PC monitor is one of the very best flatpanel monitors of a similar age and type.

Nice Design

One Acer H276HL reviewer who purchased the Acer H276HL concluded that it was a good design. Pc Mag mentioned two years ago “Sleek design”.


One person who reviewed it wrote that it was well made. Pc Mag mentioned “Solid performance”.

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all Acer LCD screens and also specifically for Acer medium monitors and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

Unlike most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that are a similar age to the H276HL which do not have a built-in speaker(s), the Acer H276HL has a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) to this LCD screen and we think the PB238[pl_2368528_price], and the MX239H[pl_1525468_price] both from Asus which is cheaper; or the NEC EA224WMi[plb_1412543_price] which has better reviews are also worth considering.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of PC monitors of a similar spec and age to the H276HL is 170°. At 178 degrees, the Acer H276HL has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other LCD screens of a comparable type and age to the H276HL.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angle, horizontal of the Acer H276HL of 178 degrees is one of the widest amongst medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. The average viewing angle, horizontal of PC screens of a similar age and spec to the H276HL is 170°.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This flatpanel monitor has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found supported graphics resolutions on similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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7 Reasons Against

Inferior Technical Features

One customer concluded that the product did not have good features. Pc Mag said on PC Mag “Limited feature set” in their review of the Acer H276HL.

Not 3D

The Acer H276HL is not 3D. Most of the other medium monitors that are a similar age to the H276HL are also not 3D.

If you would prefer a PC monitor that is 3D then you might want to consider the Benq XL2411T[plb_1522088_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age, the Acer H276HL does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The Acer H276HL does not have a card reader integrated, although this is within the context that most of the other LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to the H276HL also do not have a card reader integrated.

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Only HD HD Type

This flatpanel monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 250 candellas per square meter, the Acer H276HL has one of the dimmer display brightnesss amongst PC screens of this age. Comparable spec LCD screens that came out around the same time as the H276HL have display brightnesss of between 25 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m².

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Only One HDMI Ports Quantity

The Acer H276HL is a one HDMI ports quantity LCD screen.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Acer H276HL

Running Costs Are OK

The average 8 year running cost of the H276HL is £77 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,019 PC displays of this spec and age.


Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this Acer PC monitor was released.

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on PC monitors that have been available for a similar time to it.

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LCD Display

The Acer H276HL has an LCD display which is better than most comparable spec PC monitors that are a similar age to it. Most PC monitors of this age and spec have an LED display.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC screens that have an LCD Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the Eizo ColorEdge CX240[plb_1815196_price].

If the display type of this medium monitor is too bad for you then you might want to look at the U2412M[pl_68941_price] (LCD,LED and higher rated), or the U2913WM[pl_1590777_price] (LED and higher rated) both from DELL or the Asus PB238[plb_2368528_price] (LED and cheaper).

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1 Award

PC Mag Editor's Choice

Expert Reviews

10 June 2014

The Acer H276HL is an attractive 27-inch monitor that uses In-Plane Switching (IPS) technology to deliver accurate color and gray-scale performance. At just under $250 this is one of the best...

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Solid performance
Sleek design
Limited feature set
Reflective screen

User Reviews

Reviewed 18 February 2015 by AXL Tom
AXL Tom would recommend the Acer H276HL (Verified Purchase)

I'm using the monitor as part of a dual display, viewing CAD graphics, the entire range of MS Office products and various websites. The H276HL provides great color and stability, and the... Read more…

Easy To Set Up
Easy to Use
Quality Construction
Reviewed 2 September 2014 by Lisam
Lisam would recommend the Acer H276HL (Verified Purchase)

I bought this monitor so that I could more accurately edit photos, and it works great! I love the size and the resolution. I was also pleased with the ordering process, and how quickly I received... Read more…

Reviewed 24 November 2015 by Msc
(Verified Purchase)

Great value and very sharp and clear. Excellent with Adobe InDesign...

Reviewed 3 June 2015 by Nick from Knoxville

These monitors are a steal! Caught it on sale and could not be happier with the clarity of the picture. Using it for work and love it...

Reviewed 17 April 2015 by Ludger

The only thing bad is the glare from natural light during the day. Replaced curtains and looks awesome. Great buy...

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Electricity cost when switched on £74.43
Electricity cost when on standby £2.31
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Total running cost over 5 years £76.74
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Acer H276HLuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Barcodes 00012302566511, 00887899271236, 08878992712360

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